The EBID Board of Directors meets monthly. Board meetings are generally scheduled on the second Wednesday of each month beginning at 9:30 AM. Occasionally, special board meetings are conducted to transact important business that cannot wait until the next regular meeting.
Please email the Executive Secretary or call (575) 526-6671 ext. 402 for additional information or to confirm meeting dates.
Board meetings this year:
Board Meeting Agenda
All regular board meetings are open to the public. To view the meeting agenda (posted 72 hours prior to the meeting), CLICK HERE
Board Meeting Minutes
To view the meeting minutes for past meetings, CLICK HERE
Disclaimer: The documents provided online are for informational purposes only and are not official minutes. Official EBID Board Meeting Minutes are printed on special paper and bound in the EBID Board Book. Official copies are available only from the EBID Executive Office
For a general description of how EBID manages and delivers irrigation water, CLICK HERE
The public records maintained by EBID are available upon request.
Fees for electronic records will not be more than $100.00 per request. Other fees and charges are based upon the documents requested and charged per copy plus personnel and administrative costs.
Please click on the links below for the appropriate Public Records Request Form:
To view EBID procurement documents, CLICK HERE. A new page with the documents will open
Jobs and Hiring
Elephant Butte Irrigation District accepts applications and resumes in person at the office located at 530 S. Melendres St, Las Cruces NM 88005 between the hours of 8am and 4pm. Persons interested in applying for a position at Elephant Butte Irrigation District may contact the HR/Safety Director at (575) 526-6671 x411 for any further questions.
Elephant Butte Irrigation District cares for its employees and offers a comprehensive and competitive range of benefits for them.
Our employees enjoy:
- Medical, Dental, and Vision
- Disability and Life Insurance
- Paid time off, Leaves, and Holidays
- Professional Development, includes tuition to accredited institutions
- Retirement through Public Employees Retirement Association (PERA)
Certain benefits are subject to eligibility requirements, and benefits may be modifies or terminated by management at any time
(Click the job title for more information)
Job Title: Service Mechanic
Opening Date: 07/17/17
Closing Date: Open until filled
Starting Pay: $13.50/hr
Job Title: Diesel Mechanic
Opening Date: 03/01/18
Closing Date: Open until filled
Starting Pay: $14.00/hr
Elephant Butte Irrigation District provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard for race, color, religion, gender, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, gender identity or expression, or veteran status and in accordance with applicable federal, state and local laws. The District complies with applicable state and local laws governing non-discrimination in employment in every location in which the District has facilities. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including, but not limited to, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation and training.
Please click on the links below for the EBID fact sheets:
Special Use Permits
The Engineering Department can assist you with Land Records, Classification of Surface Water Rights, Changes in Property Ownership, Water Right Transfers, and Special Use Permits. For assistance regarding any of these matters, please call (575) 526-6671 ext. 5.
Use the following links for information about special use permits and permit application forms:
For additional information on EBID’s policies, follow this LINK
Main Office hours are Monday through Friday from 7:30 AM to 4:30 PM.
During irrigation season, water orders can be placed by calling Water Orders Monday through Friday from 7:30 AM to 4:30 PM.
530 S. Melendres S.
Las Cruces, NM 88005
(575) 523-9666 (fax)
(575) 526-6671 #402
(575) 526-6671 #410
(575) 526-6671 #411
(575) 526-6671 #430
(575) 526-6671 #452
(575) 526-6671 #2
Tax, water records
(575) 526-6671 #3
(575) 526-8391 (fax)
(575) 526-6671 #5
(575) 526-6671 #6
(575) 526-6671 #7
(575) 526-6671 #8
(575) 527-6671 #9
Hatch Yard (north)
3000 Highway 187
Hatch, NM 87937
(575) 267-4865 (fax)
Chamberino Yard (south)
10935 Highway 28
La Mesa, NM 88044
(575) 233-3118 (fax)
Operations North Unit 1A
Operations North Unit 1B
Operations Central Unit 2A
Operations Central Unit 2B
Operations Central Unit 3A
Operations Central Unit 3B
Operations South Unit 4A
Operations South Unit 4B
Operations South Unit 5A
Operations South Unit 5B
Operations South Unit 6A