The Chief Procurement Officer (CPO) of the Albuquerque Metropolitan Arroyo Flood Control Authority (AMAFCA) seeks bids for leasing real property located on the west side of Isleta Blvd. SW and south of Malpais Rd. SW Albuquerque, Bernalillo County, NM.  Also known as the Rutherford Property.

The tract contains approximately twenty-three (23) acres, of which approximately eighteen (18) acres is irrigatable farmland. The legal description is MRGCD Map 60 Tracks 93, 94-A, 95, 96B-1, 96C-1, 97-A, 98-A, 99B-1-A, and 99B-2-A.

Bids shall be submitted no later than 10:00 AM on Monday, October 23, 2023, at the AMAFCA office located at 2600 Prospect Ave. NE, Albuquerque NM 87107.  All portions of the Bid packet must be completed.  Late Bids will NOT be accepted.  Request for Bids may be obtained in person at AMAFCA’s office or via email.

All Bids will be opened in public on October 23, 2023, at 10:00 AM, at AMAFCA’s offices, 2600 Prospect NE, Albuquerque, New Mexico.  All Bids, together with a recommendation of award, will be submitted to AMAFCA’s Board of Directors at their monthly meeting on October 26, 2023.  The Board reserves the right to reject any or all Bids, or to waive any technicalities.

The Procurement Code, N.M.S.A. 1978 §§13‑1‑28 through 13‑1‑199, imposes civil and criminal penalties for its violation.  In addition, the New Mexico criminal statutes impose felony penalties for illegal bribes, gratuities, and kickbacks.