Albuquerque Metropolitan Arroyo Flood Control
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 areaAMAFCA’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.
Sandbags are available at City of Albuquerque and Bernalillo County fire stations.