Officials: Choose building contractors carefully

By Jean Verlich: CNJ news editor With many area residents beginning home improvement projects at this time or fixing damage from the March 23 tornado, city officials advise: Hire licensed contractors. Clovis city building safety director Pete Wilt said New Mexico requires contractors to be licensed and homeowners should ask to see their license when […]

March 2007 Business Licenses

The following business licenses were obtained from the city of Clovis in March: Johnson Controls Inc. Type: Heating/Air Conditioning Owner: Charles Steele Location: 8316 Washington St., Albuquerque Llano Enterprises Inc. Type: Farm Supplies Owner: Robert and Regina Dart Location: 305 N. Connelly St. Auto Tech Type: Auto Parts Owner: Justin Weese Location: 504 E. Second […]

Busines Licenses

The following business licenses were granted by the city of Clovis in February: • Beyond the Surface Type: Counter-top fabrication Owner: Glen Richard Westall Jr. Location: 1309 Martin Luther King • Crisp Custom Homes Type: General contractor Owner: Jessie Crisp Location: 232 Hawken Rd. • NM’s Detail King Type: Car Wash Owner: Luis Griego Location: […]

August business licenses

The following business licenses were obtained from the city of Clovis in August: • Discount Party Plaza Type: Party Supplies Owner: Michael and Becky Dlouhy Location: 2614 N. Prince St. • Hawaiian Extreme Shaved Ice Type: Snow Cone Owner: Kenny Payne Location: 110 W. Manana, Apt. B • Eastern New Mexico Maintenance Type: Lawn Care […]

Business licenses June

The following business licenses were obtained from the City of Clovis in the month of June: • Quick Gym Clovis Type: Trinity Family Medicine Owner: 320 Health Club/Gymnasium Location: 810 E. 21 Street • Baron Telecom Type: Utilities Owner: Baron Telecom Inc Location: Houston, Texas • Marcia’s Massage Therapy Type: massage-therapeutic Owner: Marcia H. Trujillo […]

2/21 Business licenses

The following business licenses were obtained from the city of Clovis in the month of January: • KDA Construction Inc. Type: General contractor Owner: Douglas Sproul Location: Fairview Ind. • Global Spectrum Type: General contractor Owner: Global Spectrum LP Location: 3601 S Broad St. • Beth Hovey Accounting Type: Accountant Owner: Beth Hovey Location: 815 […]

7/19 Business Licenses

The following business licenses were obtained from the City of Clovis in the month of June: Name: Quality Renovations Type: General contractor Owner: Diego L. Lucero Jr. Location: 821 W. 16th St. Name: Best Value Car center. Type: Automobiles Owner: Lloyd Seefeld Location: 117 N, Main Name: Richard’s Fantasys and Gifts Type: Gifts Owner: Richard […]

Unlicensed contractors causing concern

By Ryn Gargulinski: CNJ staff writer Problems with unlicensed contractors in New Mexico have reached an all-time high, according to state officials. It’s such a problem the state recently released a top 10 list of known unlicensed contractors, a first-time measure Construction Industries Division spokeswoman Charmaine Jackson-John said the agency took to crack down on […]

City landmark in need of major repair, but cost prohibitive

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An angel statue stands in front of a collapsed stone wall at the Sunken Gardens in Hillcrest Park. The 20-foot long wall has been in disrepair for about two years. (CNJ staff photo: Eric Kluth) By David Irvin: CNJ staff writer A longtime Clovis tourist attraction and one of the city’s most popular wedding spots […]

Mondragon receives contract renewal

By Mike Linn: CNJ News Editor Clovis Mayor David Lansford feared if every city commissioner commented on how valuable city manager Ray Mondragon is to Clovis, Thursday’s commission meeting would last all night. Blanketed by a flurry of praise on commission row, Mondragon on Thursday accepted a contract renewal as the Clovis city manager. The […]