The new Valencia County District court relocated the 13th District Courts from the previous facility and includes four new courtrooms with Judges chambers, administrative assistants, bailiffs and court reporters. Also located in the new facility is the Court Clerks office, the District Court Administrators office, a grand jury room, a jury selection room and two hearing rooms. Other programs include a domestic violence hearing room, family services court and drug court.
All state-of-the-art court security features are incorporated into the new 50,000 sf facility that is located on a prominent site at Highway 314 in Los Lunas. The building design features a contemporary Pueblo Style design with spaces organized around a three-story atrium, shaded balconies, a formal courthouse lawn and secure parking for Judges, staff and jurors.