Bosque Fire near Jarales in Valencia County.

This will be a pinned post for the Active Bosque fire at the South end of Valencia County near Jarales Road & St. Thomas. All updates and instructions will be here. ** FINAL FIRE UPDATE 4/24**Via Valencia County Fire Department FINAL FIRE UPDATE We are happy to report that both the Big Hole and Simona Fires are now 100% contained.We … Read More

Fire Evacuations

The City of Belen would like to notify residents living in the area affected by the fire to evacuate as soon as possible. Do not place your family at risk. Emergency crews are responding. If you need a location to stay, the Belen Community Center is being set up as a shelter. Valencia County Sheriff’s Posse is mobilizing for animal … Read More

Winter Storm Warning

Winter Storm Warning in effect from 5pm on Tuesday through 12pm on Thursday Santa Fe, NM – The New Mexico Department of Homeland Security and Emergency Management (DHSEM) is encouraging residents to prepare for severe weather beginning this evening, Tuesday February 1st. In a Special Weather Statement, the National Weather Service’s (NWS) Albuquerque office said the combination of an upper-level … Read More

Important Information About Your Drinking Water.

Our water system recently violated a drinking water requirement. Although this incident was not an emergency, as our customers, you have a right to know what happened and Although we did not meet our deadline, we are now in consultation with the state to develop a corrective action plan to correct this situation.

AC Disposal Holiday Schedule

Christmas Week Schedule:Curbside pick up that is normally on Fridays will be done on Thursday 12/23/2021. Please be sure to have your cart out by 7 am on Thursday 12/23/2021. All other curbside routes will remain the same.Commercial Routes: Wednesday, Thursday, and Friday pickups will all be done 1 day early. New Years Week Schedule:Curbside pick up that is normally … Read More

Water Break on Tafoya Road

Good morning, City of Belen. Due to a water break on Tafoya rd, the following areas will not have water until the repairs have been made: Tafoya Rd, Garcia, and Valentine.We apologize for any inconvenience. Have a great day!

Water Outage

Good morning, City of Belen. Due to a water break on Desoto, water services will temporarily be disabled in the following areas until repairs are complete: Desoto, Wisconsin to Washington and all of Michigan Ave. Thank you, and Have a great day!

Siren Testing Held on December 11th, 2021

Tomorrow, December 11, 2021, at 11 A.M. The Office of Emergency Management for the City of Belen will be conducting the monthly TEST of the audible siren on the City Water Tower.   The siren will sound for a total of three (3) Full Cycles during this test, and the process should not take more than half a minute to … Read More

Water Break on Dalies Has Been Repaired

The water break on 6th street has been fixed and the water is back on. We ask in the following areas to run your water a bit to clear out any debris: Reinken & Main area and Dallies to First street. Thank you and have a great day! 

Water Outage

****UPDATE**** The water break has been repaired and the water is back on. Please run the water a bit to clear out any debris. Thank you! A water outage was reported on Dalies between 1st and Main St. The water will be turned off until further notice.