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Posted on: July 15, 2015

Temporary Library Closure for Renovations - Expanded Westside Hours

The Library will be closed for two weeks from Monday, Aug. 3rd through Sunday, Aug. 16th, for renovations including the installation of carpet and repainting of the interior. During this time, hours at the Westside Community Center library will increase,

and an additional day – Monday - will be temporarily added to the Westside library schedule.

While the library is closed, no fines will be charged and patrons will be able to pick up holds at the Westside Community... Read on...

Posted on: July 24, 2015

District 1 Citizen Forum

On Tuesday, August 11th, beginning at 6:00 p.m., District 1 City Councilman George Green will host a Citizen Forum at Holy Family Catholic Church, 245 S. Hidalgo Avenue.Featured at the forum will be a presentation by Bryan Woods,

City of New Braunfels Capital Programs Manager. The Capital Programs Division was created to deliver capital projects to the citizens of New Braunfels. Projects include traditional "horizontal" projects such as street... Read on...

Posted on: July 28, 2015

Seniors Farmers Market

In an effort to make fresh, nutritious food available to everyone, the City is partnering with the San Antonio Food Bank (SAFB) and local farmers this summer to provide fresh produce free of charge to qualified seniors and families in need

through the Seniors Farmers Market Nutrition Program (SFMNP) and the WIC Farmers Market Nutrition Program (FMNP). Fresh local food will be available for purchase, and $20 vouchers will be provided by SAFB to low-income... Read on...

Posted on: July 28, 2015

City Files Veramendi Agreement

The City has announced that the Development Agreement governing the Veramendi project was officially filed with the Comal County Clerk’s office last Friday, July 24th. The filing of the Development Agreement is the culmination of many years of active

negotiations between the City of New Braunfels, New Braunfels Utilities, property owners and the development group.

Full negotiations for the project began in late 2010, with the initial development agreement document... Read on...

Posted on: July 24, 2015

Local Athletes Qualify for TAAF Games of Texas

Over 100 outstanding New Braunfels area athletes have qualified to participate in the Texas Amateur Athletic Federation (TAAF) Summer Games of Texas being held July 30th -August 4th. Six Rapids Summer Track Team members will contend in track and field

events and ninety-five Landa Park Dolphin swimmers qualified to compete in the swimming events.

“New Braunfels has an exceptional number of athletes competing in the Summer Games this year,” said Robin Kunkel, Recreation... Read on...

Posted on: July 23, 2015

Director of Information Technology Selected

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The City of New Braunfels has announced that Mr. Travis Cochrane has been selected as Director of Information Technology (IT). Mr. Cochrane will assume his duties on July 27th. “We are pleased to add Travis Cochrane to our executive management team,”

said Assistant City Manager, Kristi Aday. “His experience and personality will be a great fit and his history of collaboration and innovation will help us move forward as we continue to manage New Braunfels’ rapid growth.” ... Read on...

Posted on: June 26, 2015

Parks & Recreation Month

July is National Parks & Recreation Month and people across the country will celebrate the power recreation and parks have to strengthen communities, transform lives and protect the future. This is the 30th anniversary of the annual event,

which was created by the National Recreation and Park Association (NRPA), and it has been held every July since 1985.

The City of New Braunfels Parks and Recreation Department is offering buy-one-get-one free admission... Read on...

Posted on: May 21, 2015

2015 Concerts in the Park Series Announced

The City of New Braunfels Parks and Recreation Department has announced the 2015 Summer Concerts in the Park schedule.

Concerts in the Park is a free summer concerts series held at the Landa Park Dance Slab, all shows are free to the public and begin at 7:30 p.m. on Thursday evenings through August 13th.
On Thursday, June 4th, the 2015... Read on...

Posted on: July 6, 2015

July Warrant Roundup

In an effort to ensure defendants resolve their cases in a timely manner, the City has initiated a series of “mini” warrant roundups. The focus of the current roundup, being conducted in July, will be defendants with class C misdemeanor warrants

issued by the New Braunfels Municipal Court. Those with warrants are encouraged to contact the New Braunfels Municipal Court at 830-221-4180 or 830-221-4189 to resolve their cases before being arrested.
“If a defendant... Read on...

Posted on: June 17, 2015

Mobile Food Pantry Summer Schedule

The Mobile Food Pantry distributions at the Westside Community Center for the months of June, July & August will be held from 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. In addition, the Mobile Food Pantry event for the first week of July will be held on Thursday, July 2nd.

“We’ve adjusted the Food Pantry schedule from early afternoon to late morning during the hottest months of the year to make it easier for our clientele and for our volunteers. The San Antonio Food Bank has worked with us to... Read on...

Posted on: May 20, 2015

Mosquito Control in Public Drainage Areas and Waterways

Citizens who are concerned about a public drainage area or waterway providing the potential for mosquito breeding may contact the City of New Braunfels at 830-221-4030 between 7:00 am and 4:00pm Monday –Friday to report the location.

The street address of the area of concern should be noted before the call. This information is also available by selecting the “I Want To…” menu on the City’s website at www.nbtexas.org.
“Areas of overgrown vegetation and... Read on...

Posted on: March 5, 2015

Upcoming Street Projects

City Council has reviewed and approved approximately 100 street projects (not including over 100 other streets scheduled for crack seal applications) after receiving public and staff input, along with information from the City’s pavement management system

as part of the overall street maintenance program evaluation.

Streets identified include those that will be addressed as part of the annual maintenance program, funded by the General Fund, as well as those approved by... Read on...

Street project lists...
Posted on: February 4, 2015

NBU Water Planning

In December of 2014 New Braunfels Utilities provided an overview of their water planning strategies at a Citizen's Forum public meeting. The presentation is available via the link below. For more information visit www.nbutexas.com.

View the presentation.....