City of Belen reports economic growth in 2020

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BELEN, N.M. (KRQE) – While most face economic struggles last year, 2020 proved to be a good year for the Belen. The city of Belen is reporting a growth of more than a million dollars in receipt tax sales between 2019 and 2020. The city credits the boost to innovations like pop-up grocery stores. The city also says new businesses opened their doors and they kicked off major construction projects.

Graph courtesy of City of Belen Facebook page

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