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District 5

The District Five Engineer is responsible for the proper management of the day to day operations within the District. The District Engineer oversees a staff responsible for: roadway construction, roadway maintenance, engineering support, technical support, traffic operations, bridge maintenance, safety operations, equipment management, administration operations, quality management and public relations.

Paul Brasher, P.E., District Five Engineer (Acting) Office: 505-995-7700 or Email:  Paul.Brasher@state.nm.us

Physical Address
7315 Cerrillos Road
Santa Fe, NM 87502

Mailing Address
P.O. Box 4127
Santa Fe, NM 87502

Toll Free: 1-800-388-6630

Business Management

The District Administrator oversees administrative and support operations within District Five.

Lawrence Martinez, District Administrator Office: 505-995-7700 or Email:  Lawrence.martinez@state.nm.us


The construction section is responsible for all new roadway projects ranging from rehabilitation, reconstruction, and/or upgrading.

Paul Brasher, P.E. Assistant District Engineer District Five Construction Offices Office: 505-995-7700 or Email:   Paul.Brasher@state.nm.us


The maintenance section is responsible for maintaining all roadways within the District. This includes roadway rehabilitation, safety upgrades, fencing, vegetation/herbicide operations, signage and snow removal.

Javier Martinez P.E., Assistant District Engineer-Maintenance Office:505-995-7700 or Email:  Javier.Martinez@state.nm.us


The Assistant District Engineer for engineering support oversees all operations within project design, technical support, traffic, and bridge.

Paul Brasher, P.E. Assistant District Engineer District Five Construction Offices Office: 505-995-7700 or Email:   Paul.Brasher@state.nm.us