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Posted on: August 28, 2014

iAnxiety: the Social Side Effects of Technoogy

Dr. Sam Hijazi, an Associate Professor of Math, Computer Science and Information Systems at Texas Lutheran University, will give a talk entitled “iAnxiety: the Social Side Effects of Technology,” on Saturday, Sep. 6th at 2PM at the NB Public Library.

This talk will provide insight into this new social and psychological phenomenon, caused by the dramatic increase in the speed and scope of technology. Dr. Hijazi will address the effects of “iAnxiety” on the lives of... Read on...

Posted on: August 28, 2014

City Facilities Closed on Labor Day

City offices and facilities will be closed in observance of Labor Day on Monday, September 1st. Solid waste and recycle collection will run normally, however the Recycling Center will be closed.

Posted on: August 12, 2014

FY 2014-15 Budget Information

The proposed budget, and a summary presentation, are available at the link shown below.

Budget and other financial information.....
Posted on: August 19, 2014

River Recreation Public Input Meeting

New Braunfels residents are invited to participate in a public input meeting on local river-related recreation on Thursday, September 4th, at 6:00 p.m., at the New Braunfels Civic/Convention Center.

“The meeting has been rescheduled from late August until after the Labor Day holiday to give us a broader perspective of the season,” said Public Information Officer Sheri Masterson.
The Civic/Convention Center is located... Read on...

Posted on: August 28, 2014

Warrant Roundup

Due to the success of past Warrant Roundups, the city of New Braunfels is conducting another “mini” warrant roundup in an effort to ensure defendants resolve their cases in a timely manner.

The focus of these Warrant Roundups will be defendants with class C misdemeanor warrants issued by the New Braunfels Municipal Court. The roundup will be conducted during the month of September. Defendants with warrants are... Read on...

Posted on: August 21, 2014

Comal Cemetery Bank Stabilization Design Project

City officials have announced that the geotechnical investigation portion of the Comal Cemetery Bank Stabilization Design project will begin Friday, August 22nd.

The design phase for the Comal Cemetery bank stabilization project consists of several components including geotechnical investigation, archeological investigation, final design, and construction document preparation.... Read on...

Posted on: August 21, 2014

Landa Park River Front Rehabilitation Project Update

City officials have announced the Landa Park River Front Rehabilitation Project contractor, Austin Filter Systems Inc., is scheduled to remove the pedestrian bridge over the mill race near the Parks Office and pavilion 16 in Landa Park on Friday, Aug. 22.

The removal of the bridge is to facilitate the continued installation of the sheet piling in the project area.

“We ask park patrons to be aware that there will be noise and construction activities in this area,” said... Read on...

Posted on: August 22, 2014

Call for Community Partners

The third biannual Aktivität is on Saturday, December 6, 2014 from 10AM- noon along the County Line Memorial Trail. The call for station hosts is open now and any group or business interested in participating and supporting a healthy and active community

should complete the application form at www.nbtexas.org/events by Friday, November 21st.

Station hosts will be assigned areas along the trail and are asked to provide fitness, nutrition or health related information and... Read on...

Posted on: August 20, 2014

Library Adult Storytelling Program

The New Braunfels Public Library will offer a storytelling performance night every fourth Wednesday of the month, from 6:30 p.m. to 8:00 p.m., beginning Wednesday, August 27th at the Westside Community Center.

Members of the community are encouraged to attend for performances of folktales, fairytales, personal stories, ghost stories, wisdom tales, and other genres from many diverse cultures. Every age is welcome and members of... Read on...

Posted on: August 8, 2014

Community Dev. Block Grants

Applications for the 2015 Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) Program are now available. Applications must be submitted to the Community Development Department at City Hall no later than 12 p.m. on Friday, August 29, 2014.

Applications received after this date and time will neither be accepted nor considered. Please see the CDBG webpage for more information at http://www.nbtexas.org/index.aspx?nid=90

Posted on: August 8, 2014

Landa Riverfront Rehab Project

The retaining walls portion of the Landa Park River Front Rehabilitation Project is making progress. On Monday, August 11th the contractor, Austin Filter Systems Inc., is scheduled to begin sheet piling, a part of the dewatering process,

on the mill race run from the Landa Park Drive vehicular bridge (near the train station) towards pavilion sixteen. The process will be addressed in several sections in order to minimize adverse impact to park patrons and the... Read on...

Posted on: June 23, 2014

Farmers' Markets Scheduled at Westside

The City of New Braunfels will host a Farmers’ Market on Friday, June 27th at the Westside Community Center from 10:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. in conjunction with the Mobile Food Pantry. In an effort to make fresh, nutritious food available to everyone...

... the City is partnering with the San Antonio Food Bank and local farmers to provide this service free of charge to qualified seniors and families in need through the Seniors Farmers’ Market Nutrition Program and the WIC... Read on...

Posted on: June 19, 2014

Mobile Food Pantry Summer Schedule Announced

The Mobile Food Pantry distributions scheduled at the Westside Community Center for this Friday, June 20th, and for the months of July and 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 3rd.

“We’ve adjusted the Food Pantry schedule from early afternoon to late morning during the hottest months of the year... Read on...