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Posted on: April 17, 2015

TxDOT Walnut Expansion Project Meeting

City Council will host an informational meeting concerning the Texas Department of Transportation (TxDOT) Walnut Segment Expansion project at Landa Haus, 350 Aquatic Circle, on Wednesday, April 29th.

Walnut Avenue, from Floral Avenue to Grandview Avenue, is currently closed to facilitate the project, resulting in detours in the surrounding area through residential neighborhoods. The roadway is being widened from two to... Read on...

Posted on: April 17, 2015

New Planning & Community Development Director

The City of New Braunfels has announced that Mr. Christopher J. Looney has been selected as Planning and Community Development Director. A resident of New Braunfels, Mr. Looney will assume his duties beginning May 11th.

“There was an in-depth application process that included senior City management and also a panel of staff representatives from the department,” said City Manager, Robert Camareno. “Numerous applications for the position... Read on...

Posted on: April 10, 2015

Seasonal Lifeguards Needed

Parks and Recreationis seeking qualified individuals interested in summer employment. The Aquatic Division of the department is hiring over 60 seasonal lifeguard positions for work at the Landa Park Aquatic Complex and City Tube Chute.

“This is an excellent employment opportunity where you can develop customer service and public relations skills as well as professional lifeguarding skills,” said Robin Kunkel, Recreation Manager. “We are looking for... Read on...

Posted on: March 25, 2015

Katy Street Reconstruction

The City of New Braunfels has announced that the reconstruction of Katy Street, from Live Oak Avenue to Grape Avenue, will begin on Tuesday, March 31st. The work will include the replacement of the curbs and reconstruction of the pavement,

and it is anticipated that the project will take approximately ten weeks, contingent on weather and other factors. Katy Street will be restricted to local traffic only during construction.

Work is being completed by... 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.....
Posted on: February 20, 2015

Frederickdburg Rd. Traffic Measures

City of New Braunfels Police Chief Tom Wibert has issued a temporary traffic order that prohibits oversized vehicles from traveling on Fredericksburg Road.

Traffic has increased on Fredericksburg Road due to the current construction activity on Walnut Avenue and the City, Texas Department of Transportation and New Braunfels Utilities are collaborating on measures to minimize... Read on...