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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FREE Transfer Station passes will be available at the Water Department to all Belen residents that pay for garbage, beginning February 8th through the 19th 2016. The passes must be used by February 20, 2016. The transfer station is open Tuesday through Saturday 8 AM to 5 PM and close for lunch from 12 to 12:30 PM.

Belen Youth Basketball League registration is open until February 6th. Hours are 8 AM to 8 PM at the Belen Community Center, Eagle Park. Click here to learn more.


Absentee ballots may be marked in person in the office of the Municipal Clerk during the regular hours and days of business, beginning on Tuesday, January 26, 2016 and closing at 5:00 p.m. on Friday, February 26, 2016.

Votación en Ausencia EN PERSONA

Las balotas para votar en ausencia se pueden marcar en persona en la oficina de la (del) Escribana(o) de la Municipalidad, durante las horas y días hábiles, empezando el martes, 26 de 2016 de enero y terminando a las 5:00 p.m. el viernes, 26 de febrero de 2016

NOTICE: PRECINCT WORKERS NEEDED. Click here to learn more.

Unofficial Candidates March 1, 2016 Municipal & Bond Election

Belen Parks & Recreation is accepting applications for vendors for the 31st Annual St. Patrick's Balloon Rally that will be held on Saturday March 19th at Eagle Park. Please call 966-2700 or email for more information.

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
Community Action You are invited to join the conversation

February 16
5:30 to 8:30 PM

Belen City Hall
100 S Main St.


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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