38th Annual St. Patrick’s Day Balloon Rallye!

🎈 Get ready to soar into the sky and experience the magic of the 38th Annual St. Patrick’s Day Balloon Rallye! 🎉 🍀 Join us at Eagle Park for THREE days of high-flying fun, kicking off on Friday, March 15th and continuing through Saturday, March 16th, and Sunday, March 17th. 🌈 Here’s a sneak peek at what’s in store: 🎈 … Read More

We’re Hiring: Laborer and Library Tech I/Museum Coordinator

Laborer – Community Maintenance Department The City of Belen is accepting applications for a full-time Laborer in our Community Maintenance Department. The starting annual salary is $31,200 ($15/hr). A full benefits package including retirement, healthcare and more is offered to full-time employees. Requirements You may view the full job description, requirements, and apply online at https://www.belen-nm.gov/departments/human-resources/employment-opportunities/ Library Technician I/Museum Coordinator … Read More

Solo Guitarist & Latin Singer – Omar Villanueva

Join us for a FREE concert with the amazing Omar Villanueva at the Belen Public Library on March 9th. The doors open at 1pm, the show is from 2pm – 4pm. There is FREE parking, FREE entry, and FREE refreshments. This concert is brought to Belen in conjunction with the New Mexico Music Commission.

March Activities for Belen Public Library Children’s Room

The Children’s Room at the Belen Public Library will have several fun activities in March for kids 0-12 years of age. Monday, March 18th and Friday, March 22nd – UV Martian Death Ray (Germs vs. UV Rays) 3:45pm – 4:45pm Wednesday, March 6th, 13th, 20th, and 27th – Arts and Crafts Grab and Go Kits Thursday, March 7th, 14th, 21st, … Read More

Officer Jonah Hernandez – EOW 02/11/2024

Deputy Chief Natividad and I were honored to represent the Belen Police Department at the funeral services of our fallen brother, Officer Jonah Hernandez from the Las Cruces Police Department. Our hearts are heavy as we extend our deepest condolences to Officer Hernandez’s family and our Las Cruces brothers and sisters during this difficult time. Our thoughts and support are … Read More

Become a Belen Police Officer

The City of Belen Police Department will be holding the Physical Exam for those interested in becoming a Belen Police Officer. The Exams will be on March 2nd, 16th, and 30th from 9am – 11am at the Belen High School Football Field, 1619 W Delgado Ave. Requirements You don’t need to sign up prior to the Exam, you may just … Read More

A Heartfelt Thank You to Hessinger’s Plumbing: Sprinkler Repair Heroes

As the spirit of spring begins to stir, communities everywhere are gearing up for outdoor activities, and here in Belen, the Vivian Ball Fields are no exception. However, ensuring that these fields are ready for action requires more than just enthusiasm; it demands dedication and hard work. That’s why we are incredibly grateful to Hessinger’s Plumbing for stepping up in … Read More

We’re Hiring: Judicial Court Clerk I

The City of Belen is accepting applications for a full-time Judicial Court Clerk I. The starting annual salary $31,200 ($15/hr). A full benefits package including retirement, healthcare and more is offered to full-time employees. Requirements Read full job descriptionand apply online at www.belen-nm.gov/departments/human-resources/employment-opportunities/. Please attach resume, diploma, degree, and any certifications to your application. The deadline to apply is Thursday, … Read More

Presidents’ Day Closure

All City of Belen buildings and offices will be closed on Monday, February 19th in observance of Presidents’ Day. Trash routes will not be impacted and will run as scheduled.

National School Resource Officer Appreciation Day

Today, on National School Resource Officer Appreciation Day, the City of Belen takes a moment to extend our deepest gratitude to the dedicated people who serve as our School Resource Officers (SROs). These remarkable officers play an invaluable role in safeguarding our schools and nurturing a secure environment for our students to thrive. In Belen, our SROs are more than … Read More