News & Information
The city's next municipal election will take place on Tuesday, March 06, 2018. On the ballot will be two candidate for the office of City Councilor for a four-year term. Candidate packets are now available online at the City Clerk's office at City Hall, 123 Downs Drive, Ruidoso Downs, NM 88346.
New employment opportunities are now available at the City of Ruidoso Downs. Click here to view current job openings. We are posting new positions as they become available.
If you are engaged in business in New Mexico, you must file a New Mexico tax return and pay gross receipts tax (GRT) for the privilege of doing business in New Mexico. The current Gross Receipts Tax Rate in effect for the City of Ruidoso Downs is 7.4375%.
Each year the City of Ruidoso Downs conducts and publishes a Consumer Confidence Report (CCR), also known as an annual drinking water quality report from your water supplier, which tells you where your water comes from and what's in it.
The Secretary of State is pleased to announce the launch of online voter registration. Eligible New Mexico citizens can now update their existing registration or register for the first time anywhere they can get online. All you need is a state-issued I.D. Visit Voter Services to get started.
The Hubbard Museum of the American West (formerly the Museum of the Horse) is a Smithsonian affiliate with collections that showcase items from the three cultures that contributed so greatly to the settling of the American West—Anglo, Native, and Hispanic.