Portales mayor now league vice president

CNJ Staff

Portales Mayor Orlando Ortega Jr. was elected vice president of the New Mexico Municipal League on Thursday during the organization’s annual conference in Clovis, according to a NMML press release. He previously served as treasurer.

Las Cruces Councilor Dolores Conner was elected president and Barb Wiard, mayor pro tem of Village of Taos Ski Valley is president-elect.

Officers assume their new duties on Oct. 1.