City of Belen, The Hub City

Welcome to Belén the "Heart" of New Mexico

The City of Belén is a service-focused government organization that responds to the expressed and assessed needs of the residents of the city.

Spend a few moments, visit the website and see the services the city and this website has to offer. If you can’t find what you are looking for, give us a call 505-966-2730.


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City of Belen News Headlines
Little Dog Recognized As Big Hero
    Belen Fire Chief Manny Garcia recognized firefighters, police officers and a hero dog...more
Tax Info Available at Belen Public Library
    Click here for more...
Belen Seniors Visit State Legislators
    Seniors from Belen visited New Mexico lawmakers on January 27...more


Looking for an employment opportunity with the City of Belen? Click here!

Water Conservation season begins April 1st and continues through September 30th. No watering between the hours of 10:00 AM and 6:00 PM. To learn more about the water conservation ordinance, violation and fines, click here.

The Belen Public Library will be open later!

Beginning April 20th, the new hours will be as follows:

Monday-Thursday 10:00 am - 6:00 pm
Friday                       10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Saturday                  10:00 am - 2:00 pm
*The library will be open from Thursday 6:00 - 8:00 pm for Thursday Night movie only.

Join Chief Robb for another "Coffee with the Chief" May 6th @ 9:00 a.m. @ Perk It Up (520 Baca St.).

This is an opportunity for citizens of Belen to meet with their Chief of Police. Sit down, relax and enjoy a cup of coffee and good company as you speak with the Chief.

Beginning  March 30, your trash service day may have changed. You will receive a card with a new calendar outlining your service day. Click here to see a map of the new service areas.

For more information, call Waste Management at 505-892-1200.

The City of Belen is looking for vendors for its Annual Hub City Music Fest that will that will be held the weekend of May 29, 2015.  All spaces are 10’ x 10’.  Food booths are $50.00 per night and all others are $25.00 per night.  Discount will be given to those who participate in all 3 nights. Carnival and live entertainment will be featured nightly.  For more information please call 966-2701 or email brenda.gurule@belen-nm.gov .  Event will be held at the Heart of Belen plaza located on Main and Becker Street. 

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Is there a streetlight out in your neighborhood? How about suspicious activity? Broken sidewalk, water leak, missing stop sign? Report it! Download your FREE City of Belen mobile App. or click the Request Service button under Links  on this page and tell us what's going on in Belen that needs our attention. Remember Belen is your community too, help us take care of problems when you see it.

Remember, it is against the law to allow your dogs to run at large. This means dogs, must be restrained on your property by a fence, or tethered at all times. While walking your dog, it must be on a leash no longer than 8 feet.

The City of Belen Re-cycling Station is open Wednesday's 8:00 AM to 4:30 PM (except holidays) and Saturday 8:00 AM to 11:30 PM to all residents of Southern Valencia County, Click here or call 966-2730 for more information.

Got a tip, want to report suspicious activity call 966-COPS (2677) or click here to go to the Police Comment Form. You do not need to give a name. All information is confidential. And "Take A Bite Out Of Crime®"


Rail Runner site State of New Mexico

As of January 1, 2015, Belen's Gross Receipts Tax will be 8.3125%.

When you shop local, more than half of what you spend, stays in your neighborhood.

Location:100 S. Main St   MAP
Belen, New Mexico 87002
Office Phone:505-966-2730
Fax:505-864-8408

Got a tip call 966-COPS

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