2006 New Mexico Statutes - Section 3-46-29 — Finding of necessity by local governing body.

3-46-29. Finding of necessity by local governing body.

No municipality shall exercise any of the powers conferred upon municipalities by the Urban Renewal Law [ 3-46-1 to 3-46-45 NMSA 1978] until after its local governing body shall have adopted a resolution finding that:   

A.     one or more slum, blighted, or land development areas exist in the municipality; and   

B.     the rehabilitation, conservation, development or redevelopment or a combination thereof, of such area or areas is necessary in the interest of the public health, safety, morals or welfare of the residents of the municipality.   

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