Administration

The Village of Hatch Administrative Offices are located at 133 N. Franklin Street in Hatch, New Mexico. The Board of Trustees chambers are also located at the Administrative Office.

The VOH Administrative Offices are responsible for providing reliable, safe and cost-effective utility services to customers in Hatch and the surrounding areas. This office supports financial and operational services for operating utilities (water, wastewater, and solid waste). We are also payment center for Zia Natural Gas.

  • New connections, disconnects, and meter relocates
  • Line extension orders for water, wastewater and solid waste services
  • Meter reading
  • Utilities budgeting and reporting
  • Utilities tariffs and rates
  • Customer Service
  • Billing and Collection for
    • WATER: We produce approximately 8 million gallons of safe, clean drinking water each year for homes and businesses in the Village of Hatch.
    • WASTEWATER: We clean and treat approximately 60 million gallons of wastewater annually that is discharged into the Rio Grande and used downstream by other communities; and we reclaim 187,000 gallons of wastewater daily that is cleaned and treated for use.
    • Other than water applied to landscaping, every drop of water used in Hatch is dependably cleaned and reclaimed or returned to the stream system for additional uses.
    • SOLID WASTE: Southwest Disposal provides reliable residential curbside pickup and commercial solid waste service to residents and businesses throughout Hatch and the surrounding areas. Our goal is to provide safe, economical, environmentally sound, and aesthetic solid waste management.
    • PAYMENT CENTER FOR ZIA NATURAL GAS: We accept the payments, deposits, re-connection fees, and applications for new services, disconnection requests, and customer information request forms are available.
    • ADMINISTRATIVE SERVICES: We provide financial, budgetary, rate and regulation oversight, meter reading, field services, warehousing, dispatch, and new installations to residents and businesses.
    • CEMETERY: We provide Cemetery lots for sale, open and closure of lots and basic upkeep of cemetery.
    • COMMUNITY CENTER RENTAL
    • AIRPORT FACILITIES RENTAL
    • VENDOR PERMITS
    • PLANNING & ZONING INFORMATION
    • BUSINESS REGISTRATIONS
    • NOTARY SERVICES

For more information, please feel free to contact our offices at (575) 267-5216.


Patrick S. Banegas, Municipal Clerk
Village of Hatch Administrative Offices
133 N. Franklin Street
Hatch, New Mexico
P:(575) 267-5216