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The City of Las Cruces Offers Training for Online Permitting System 2017

There will be five scheduled training sessions:

Wednesday, April 19, from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m.

Thursday, April 20, from 8 a.m. to 10 a.m.

Thursday, April 20, from 10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.

Thursday, April 20, from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m.

Thursday, April 20, from 3 p.m. to 5 p.m.

Community input meetings about Accela indicated there was an interest in additional training for the program. The City has scheduled a trainer from Accela to offer additional training and assistance for all community members interested. The trainer will review navigation of the system, explain resources, and be available to answer questions and concerns.

Online construction permits are now available at the Accela Citizen Access Self Service website at https://aca.accela.com/LASCRUCES/. Permits currently available online are Residential New/Addition/Alteration (1 and 2 family dwelling units), Commercial New/Addition/Alteration (excludes multi-family residential), Commercial and Residential Re-roofs, Commercial and Residential Electrical/Plumbing/Mechanical, and Sign Permits Permanent/Temporary. Additional permit types will be available in the near future.

The Accela online permitting program allows citizens, businesses, and visitors access to online permitting services 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. Permits can still be submitted in person at the Community Development office located at City Hall. Staff is available Monday – Friday, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. and can be reached at 575/528-3059.