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Mayor, Tom Battin


The Mayor is the Village's chief executive officer, setting the agenda for the Village and its finances and appointing department directors to carry out policies. With regard to community boards, the Mayor ensures that Village agencies cooperate with community boards in all matters affecting local services and complaints, proposes the level of financial support for community boards, and provides general assistance as needed.

For more information, Mayor Battin welcomes residents and visitors to come by and meet with him. His office hours are 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM on Tuesdays and Thursdays. You can also make an appointment at 575-258-4343 or send him an email. He looks forward to hearing from you!

2017 State of the Village by Mayor Tom Battin


Village council

The Village Council is Ruidoso's legislative body. There are 6 elected members. Besides enacting legislation, the Village Council approves the Village's budget and has oversight powers for the activities of Village agencies. Council Members are closely involved with community boards and serve as members.

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Councilor
Rafael "Rifle" Salas

Term of Office: March 2014  - March 2018

Tel: 575-808-0430

Email: RifleSalas@ruidoso-nm.gov

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Councilor
Tim Coughlin

Term of Office: March 2014 - March 2018

Tel: 575-973-5469

Email: TimothyCoughlin@ruidoso-nm.gov

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Councilor
Lynn D. Crawford

Term of Office: March 2016 - March 2020

Tel: 432-352-2665

Email: LynnCrawford@ruidoso-nm.gov

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Councilor
Dr. gary jackson

Term of Office: March 2017 - March 2018

Tel: 575-937-2885

Email: GaryJackson@ruidoso-nm.gov

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Councilor
Joseph W. Eby

Term of Office: March 2016 - March 2020

Tel: 575-808-0114

Email: JoeEby@ruidoso-nm.gov

John Cornelius

COUNCILOR
JOhn Cornelius

Term of Office: March 2014 - March 2018

Tel: 575-937-0918

Email: JohnCornelius@ruidoso-nm.gov