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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ADVISORY: Beginning Monday, August 31st, Camino del Llano south of the airport will be closed indefinitely. Traffic will be diverted South on Harrison Rd then one mile to Marble Quarry Rd. In a half mile, Marble Quarry Rd will intersect Camino del Llano south of the airport. Traffic in and out of NM Travertine and the airport will not be affected.

Sunday will be Senior Day at the Valencia County Fair, 12 to 4 PM. Click here for more information.

Join the Belen Fire Department Friday, September 11, 2015, at 10:00 AM for the annual 911 Memorial Ceremony.

Water Conservation season is April 1st 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.


Matanza In January of each year, Belen plays host to the Worlds Largest Matanza. Sponsored by the NM Department of Tourism NEW MEXICO true, produced this video showing how Belen residents continues to showcase this New Mexican tradition. Click the picture or here to visit Belen's Matanza.   NM true

There is a lot happening in the City of Belen.  Such as:
Crosswind Runway: View From the Top
Eagle Tank Ribbon Cutting
Crosswind Runway Groundbreaking
City Councilors Clean Up Carter Park
Projects Progress Around the City
Friends of the Library Award Students with Scholarship

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. Also signup for our FREE Community Alerts and Messages. Click Community Alerts.

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®"

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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

Got a tip call 966-COPS

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