Albuquerque Metropolitan Arroyo Flood Control Authority - AMAFCA

Protecting Life and Property since 1963

The Albuquerque Metropolitan Arroyo Flood Control Authority (AMAFCA) was created in 1963 by the New Mexico Legislature with specific responsibility for flooding problems in the greater Albuquerque area. 

AMAFCA’s purpose is to prevent injury or loss of life, and to eliminate or minimize property damage. AMAFCA does this by building and maintaining flood control structures which help alleviate flooding.

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October 17, 2014 Information from the Chairman of the Board of Directors regarding the 2014 General Obligation Flood Control Bonds for the 2014 Election.
March 6, 2015 Savannah Martinez, AMAFCA Engineering Intern, created a video of the North Diversion Channel Outfall model that was built in the UNM Hydrology Lab. Click here to view it.
March 12, 2015 Updated GIS data is available on the GIS Data tab of the Maps page.
March 15, 2015 A Request for Proposals for the San Mateo to Eubank Mini Drainage Management Plan has been posted to on the Ads & Notices Page.

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