Ordinances &

The Village recently completed the process of codifying our ordinances. The Code of Ordinances for the Village of Tijeras was formally adopted by the Village Council on August 22, 2022. The electronic version of the Code, hosted by Municode, serves as a centralized and user-friendly resource for the public and is the best place for citizens to view the Village’s ordinances. For any questions regarding the Code, please contact the Clerk’s Office at (505) 281-1220 or clerk@tijerasnm.gov.

Click here to access the Code of Ordinances for the Village of Tijeras




Adopted Ordinances

Here you will find ordinances that have been duly adopted by the Village Council but that have not yet been incorporated into the Code of Ordinances for the Village.

Ordinance 230 – Annexation of Lands of Paul Cravens

Ordinance 235 – Adopting a Municipal Gross Receipts Tax

Ordinance 240 – Comprehensive Zoning Ordinance


Resolutions are formal declarations of the Village Council. Most Village resolutions pertain to the internal policies of the Village, its elected officials, and its staff.

To request a copy of any of the Village’s resolutions, contact the Clerk’s Office by sending an email to clerk@tijerasnm.gov or by calling (505) 281-1220. Citizens may inspect resolutions or obtain physical copies of resolutions by visiting our offices during normal business hours.