JJ Murphy


International City Management Association Celebrates 100 Year Anniversary #ICMAProud

By JJ Murphy, City Manager of Hobbs NM As part of the International City/County Management Association (ICMA), I am proud to announce that the organization is celebrating their 100 year anniversary this year.  Established in 1914, the ICMA strives to advance professional local governments worldwide. The organization’s mission is to “create excellence in local governance by developing and fostering professionalRead the Rest…


After Two Years, I Have Two Words…”Thank You”

It has been two years since I was fortunate enough to be hired as your City Manager. This community has fully embraced my family and I. The transition could not have gone better because of the people of Hobbs who took me in and made me feel part of our community’s growing family. As I reflect, I came in atRead the Rest…