In observance of Indigenous Peoples’ Day, all offices and buildings of the City of Belen will be closed on Monday, October 9th. We will reopen for our normal hours on Tuesday, October 10th. Indigenous Peoples’ Day is a time to honor and celebrate the rich cultures, histories, and contributions of Indigenous peoples who have inhabited this land for millennia. This … Read More
This week it was announced that Belen will be the new home for expansion for the wind-tower manufacturer, Arcosa. Based out of Dallas, Arcosa builds a variety of infrastructure products and has chosen our city for their Arcosa Wind Towers newest location. This facility is expected to bring about 250 jobs to our area. Says Antonio Carrillo, President and CEO … Read More
The City of Belen’s Wastewater Treatment Plan received the 2022 Good Housekeeping Award for Activated Sludge Treatment Plant 20 Years & Older from the New Mexico Water & Wastewater Association. The Wastewater Crew does a GREAT job on maintaining and operating a facility that is actually 41 years old. Congratulation’s on a Job Well Done!!
After much work, community input, and revisions, the 2022 City of Belen Comprehensive Plan Update has been completed, adopted by the City Council on January 3, 2023 and is now available for viewing on our website. The Comprehensive Plan is a document that guides the City as it moves towards the future looking at the next 20 years and beyond. … Read More