Albuquerque Metropolitan Arroyo Flood Control Authority - AMAFCA

Protecting Life and Property since 1963

2600 Prospect Ave NE
Albuquerque, NM 87107

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.

Remember that arroyos and ditches are dangerous places. For more information, click here.

Sandbags are available at City of Albuquerque and Bernalillo County fire stations.

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The general public is hereby notified that a public meeting will be held regarding the San Mateo to Moon Mini Drainage Management Plan.
The meeting will be Tuesday July 12, 2016, at the African American Performing Arts Center, 310 San Pedro Dr NE, Albuquerque, NM 87108,
from 7:00 pm to 9:00 pm.

December 1, 2015 The 2015 Annual Report to EPA has been posted to the programs page.
June 19, 2016 An Advertisement for Request for Proposals for the Boca Negra Drainage Management Plan Update has been posted to the Ads & Notices page on the Request for Proposals tab.

How much did it rain yesterday? Find out from the Community Collaborative Rain, Hail, & Snow Network.

National Weather Service Forecast and current radar map, with weather warnings (shaded areas):

The normal business hours for AMAFCA are Monday through Friday 8:00am to 5:00pm. The office is closed on weekends and holidays.


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