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The Torrance County Board of County Commissioners hold regularly scheduled meetings every other Wednesday at 9 am. Meetings are held at 205 S. Ninth Street, Estancia, NM 87016 . For questions please contact the Torrance County Managers Office at (505) 544-4700.

Mission Statement

The Board of County Commissioners, as established by the County Charter, is elected by the citizens to serve as the policy making legislative body for Torrance County, New Mexico.

Department Calendar

What We Do

Three Commissioners elected from representative districts oversee Torrance County Government. The County Commission is responsible for:

  • County government budget -- Approximately $13 million
  • County ordinances & resolutions (local laws)
  • Zoning & business regulation in the unincorporated areas
  • Setting policies for the operation of County government
  • Appointing individuals to various boards and committees


  • Provided overall policy direction for all County’s operations
  • Establish standards and levels of service for public safety, growth management, culture and recreation, and environmental and human services
  • Make Appointments to subordinate and special boards and committees serving various purposes of the county


• Create policies which promote effectiveness and efficiency
• Promote policies which encourage the development of public/private partnerships
• Develop policies which express the value of County Services

Department Downloads

2022 Ordinances

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2022 Resolutions

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Torrance County Commission
205 S Ninth Street
Estancia New Mexico, 87016


Phone: (505) 544-4700
Fax: (505) 384-5294


Kevin McCall (2019 - 2022)

Member - District 1
(505) 315-2312 

Ryan Schwebach (2019 - 2022)

Chair - District 2
(505) 315-5065

LeRoy M. Candelaria
(2021 - 2024)
Vice Chair - District 3
(505) 270-8394 

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