City of Belen Will Close in Observance of Memorial Day

The City of Belen offices and buildings will be closed on Monday, May 27th, in observance of Memorial Day. We hope that you will join us in honoring all of those who have served our country in the Armed Forces at our annual Memorial Day Ceremony. It will begin at 10am at the Veterans Memorial at Eagle Park. You can … Read More

Belen Fire Department Townhall Meeting

Join Belen Fire Department on May 23 at 6pm in the Council Chambers at City Hall to give your input for their next 5-year strategic plan. Mike Jaffa, Command Consulting, LLC. will be there to assist as the roadmap for the next 5 years is crafted. We want to hear your ideas and input!

We’re Hiring: High Schoolers – Summer Rec Youth Leaders

The City of Belen is hiring high schoolers for Summer Recreation Youth Leader positions. Please apply online at These positions are both part-time and full-time and the rate of pay is $12/hour. Please apply by 5pm on Friday, May 24th, 2024. Questions? Call 505-966-2700.

We’re Hiring in Our Parks & Recreation Department

Part-Time Recreation Technician The City of Belen is hiring a Part-Time Recreation Technician I. The starting annual salary is $15,600 ($15/hr.). Minimum Qualifications You may read the full job description and apply online at Please attach resume, diploma, degree, and any certifications to your application. The deadline to apply is Thursday, May 30th, 2024, no later than 5pm. Full-Time … Read More

You’re Invited – Coffee With a Cop!

The Belen Police Department invites the community to join us for our inaugural Coffee with a Cop event to take place at the new Starbucks, located on 401 S Main St. Officers will be there to meet community members from 11am-1pm. We will be giving away free coffee mugs while supplies last!

RSVP Newsletter – May, June, & July 2024

This issue of the RSVP Newsletter is full of great pictures, local events, tons of information on local resources, a how-to on registering for the New Mexico Senior Olympics, delicious recipes, games, and more!

Judge’s Conference May 8th – 10th

The Municipal Court Judge, Keith Norwood, will be out of the Courtroom May 8th – May 10th to attend a Judge’s Conference. The Municipal Court will be open regular hours during this time frame.

Summer Rec Registration Starts Monday, April 29th!

Registration for Summer Rec starts on Monday, April 29th! Come on down to the Belen Rec Center, 305 Eagle Lane to get signed up. * 1st – 8th Grades * $150 per session – $50 off if you register for both sessions! * Extended hours 7am – 6pm for $25 additional per session * 1st Session – June 10th – … Read More

Belen PD is Testing for the Summer Academy

Belen PD now testing for the summer academy! Call Officer Rodriguez in Recruiting @ (505) 966-2691 to schedule an appointment! You can get more information at this link.