Laughlin Trip

All aboard Herrera Coaches Bus for a roundtrip ride from Belen to Laughlin! The bus will arrive at 5:30am on March 17th at the Belen Senior Center and will depart promptly at 6am. It will return on March 21st. The price is $440 for a couple and $320 for a single. Payment is required at the time of booking. For … Read More

Progress Being Made on Veterans Memorial Bathrooms

The project to install bathrooms at Veterans Memorial at Eagle Park is making progress! They should be up and running with the walk-through happening next week. Check out the photos below courtesy of Councilor Frank Ortega.

Letter from Chief Harris – Cops for Tots

Dear Belen Community, As we transition back to normalcy after the holidays, I want to express my heartfelt gratitude to all those who contributed to making this year’s holiday events truly special. Our annual Cops for Tots event was especially remarkable, thanks to the support we received from our community. This year, we were overwhelmed by the generosity shown at … Read More

We’re Hiring – Laborer or Certified Operator – Water Dept.

The City of Belen is accepting applications for a full-time Laborer or Certified Operator in our Water Department. The starting annual salary is $31,200 – $37,440 ($15 – $18/hr). The hourly rate will depend on Water Level certification. A full benefits package including retirement, healthcare, and more is offered to full-time employees. Requirements You may view the full job description … Read More

2023 Belen Police Department Dispatch Statistics

For our residents, we have compiled the dispatch statistics for our responses in 2023. As you can see, your Belen Police Department stayed very busy last year. The City thanks the hard-working men and women of the Department for all that they do to help keep us all safe. **Please note – these statistics are provided by the Valencia Regional … Read More

Creative Industries Initiative Kickoff

CALLING ALL JOIN US for the KICKOFF of the Creative Industries Initiative for Belen entrepreneurs! We will meet Saturday, January 20 at 10 a.m. in the Belen Public Library meeting room. LEARN more about the Creative Industries Initiative and how your business can benefit.PARTICIPATE in planning the 2024 events calendar for the Belen Arts & Cultural District.For more information, email: … Read More

We’re Hiring: Firefighter/EMT

The City of Belen is accepting applications for one full-time Firefighter/EMT. The starting annual salary is $43,248 – $48,336 based on a 48/96 shift ($17 – $19/hr). A full benefits package is offered to full-time employees. Requirements You may read the full job description, requirements, and apply online at Please attach your resume, diploma, degree, and any certifications to … Read More

AARP Free Tax Prep & Filing

On Tuesdays and Thursdays from February 1st – April 11th, AARP will be offering FREE tax assistance at the Belen Business Center, 719 S Main St. Belen. There are limited spaces available so this is by appointment only. You may call Peggy at 505-966-6803 to schedule. Please Bring ALL Required Information:

Belen, yeah!

We know that Belen is New Mexico’s best small town and this awesome video really highlights so much of what we have to offer. Belen, yeah!