July 2022 Municipal Court Amnesty Program

Belen Municipal Court will be offering Amnesty to any individual with a warrant through the month of July, 2022. Anyone with a warrant may come into court and speak with Judge Norwood about satisfying their debt with no jail time. Please call 505-966-2670 or 505-966-2671 with your questions and to schedule your court appearance. You can view a list of … Read More

Monsoon Information June 18, 2022

**UPDATE 6/19/2022** The City of Belen staff continue to work diligently, to assure the safety and wellbeing of our residents and visitors. We continue to work with all partnering agencies and stake holders to stay ahead of the monsoon rain. Heavy rain is expected through at least Wednesday. Please help us by preparing your home and family ahead of time. … Read More

The All-American Celebration!

The All-American Celebration presented by the City of Belen will be held on Saturday, July 2nd starting at 4pm. This year’s event will be at Eagle Park, which is looking beautiful!

Monsoon Season is Here

PSA: Be advised that Monsoon Season has begun and heavy rains are expected, this afternoon (6/17/2022) through early next week (6/21/2022). Please prepare for flash flooding early. Empty Sand Bags (Limit 10) are available for pickup at Belen City Hall and the Belen Fire Department. Free Sand is available for pick up at the following locations: Vivian Fields – 1112 … Read More

Disaster Recovery Center Opens in Valencia County

New Mexico residents can now visit with FEMA and SBA specialists at the Jarales Community Center in Valencia County from 10am to 6pm Monday through Saturday. Residents can get help with their disaster assistance applications, upload documents, and find answers to questions about federal disaster assistance. There is no appointment needed to visit the Disaster Recovery Center (DRC). If you … Read More

Stolen Flag – Information Needed

**Update** The individuals were arrested due to a tip. The individual donated the reward money to replace the flags that had to be burned according to Flag Code. Thank you to everyone who shared and assisted. **Update** Our Mayor, Robert Noblin, is offering a $250 reward for information that leads to the arrest of these individuals. Our Chief of Police, … Read More

You’re Invited, “Operation Never Forget”

You are cordially invited to honor our Veterans this Memorial Day. Monday, May 30, 2022 – Please arrive by 9:30am Activities will commence at 10am and will finish at noon. Belen’s Eagle Park Veterans’ Memorial.

Calling All Artists!

Hello Belen! We are looking for artists who want to display their work in our lecture hall during our Open House on May 25th. If you would like to have your art displayed, please bring it to the Library before May 24th. We are so excited to see what our amazing Belen artists have to share with the community! If … Read More

Summer Kick-Off Open House

Wednesday, May 25th from 4-7pm we are throwing an Open House to kick of summer and welcome our patrons back in! Live music, food trucks, door prizes, author reading, VR and Arcade games, Adult Makerspace preview, Video Booth (show off YOUR star quality!), snacks, sign up for Summer reading, an amazing Art Show, and reconnect with your library all in … Read More

Spring Clean Dumpster for May 7th & 8th Canceled

Unfortunately our Spring Clean dumpster planned for this weekend has had to be canceled. The dumpster last weekend was overly filled and the park was then utilized as a place to throw trash and that was not the intent of this outreach. We are working to come up with another way to help residents dispose of unwanted items and will … Read More