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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Make Belen your holiday destination this year. Plans are underway for Miracle on Main Street, November 29th. Vendors are welcome, contact Brenda Gurule, at Parks and Recreation 505-966-2701 for details. Also premièring for the first time in Belen on November 29th is the famous Bugg Lights. Click here to learn more, about this international Christmas favorite. 

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The City of Belen is looking for individuals who would like to compete for the 27th Annual Miracle on Main Street Electric Light Parade and Festival Snow Queen and Snow Princess Contest.  The Princess contest is for individuals 12 and younger and the Queen is for individuals 13 and over. All contestants must choose a qualifying non-profit or charitable organization to sponsor them.  The contestant who raises the most money will be crowned Queen or Princess at our Christmas Festival on Saturday November 29, 2014 plus lead our parade that same evening.  Contestants receive 10% of proceeds, sponsor receives 50% and Recreation Department receives 40%.  For more information please call 966-2700.

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.

Find the HERO in YOU. The Belen Fire Department will be holding a Blood Drive, Saturday November 8th. Click here to learn more.

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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Belen’s Gross Receipts Tax is 7.8125%.

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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