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Posted on: April 18, 2018

Flash Flood... Know the Dangers Presentation

City of New Braunfels Office of Emergency Management, National Weather Service (NWS)and the New Braunfels Community Emergency Response Team (NBCERT) are sponsoring a training presentation on Tuesday, May 8th from 6:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m. at City Hall

in the City Council Chambers.  This presentation on Flash Flooding is free
and open to the public, with advance registration.<_o3a_p>

Paul Yura, of the NWS, will be presenting on the history anddangers of flash flooding.  He will
answer quest...

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Posted on: April 18, 2018

Groundbreaking Set for Middle School Athletic Field Improvements Project

Athletic Fields Improvements Groundbreaking Invitation

The New Braunfels Economic Development Corporation (NBEDC) has partnered with New Braunfels Independent School District (NBISD) to improve two NBISD athletic fields to expand recreation opportunities in our community.

 This project will allow the local soccer
associations’ additional space for soccer practice and games.  It wouldalso provide expanded opportunities for other growing local sports such as
lacrosse.<_o3a_p>

The public is invited to t...

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Posted on: April 20, 2018

Library Launches New Summer Literacy Program

The Public Library will be launching a new program, named Reading Buddies, that will team up children and teens to participate in fun, literacy-based activities over the critical summer months. Each teen volunteer will be paired with an elementary student

and
attend a weekly meeting to read together, play literacy games, and do groupactivities. 
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The program,
which is modeled after an award-winning program at San Jose Public Library,hopes to offset the “summer slide,” in wh...

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Posted on: April 12, 2018

Public Encouraged to Provide Additional Input on Urban Wildlife Management

The City of New Braunfels, in collaboration with the Texas Parks and Wildlife Department (TPWD), recently held two informative workshops for the public on urban wildlife. The first workshop, held on February 28th, was intended to inform residents on the

negative impacts associated with overabundant urban wildlife such as auto
collisions, degraded water quality and wildlife health. <_o3a_p>

The second workshop was held on Wednesday, April 11th and focused onthe various management strategies available for addres...

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Posted on: April 18, 2018

Mail Chimp Data Breach

The City of New Braunfels has received notice from the provider of our MyWaste app that their Mail Chimp subscriber database was accessed by unauthorized parties on Monday, April 16th. The app provides information on recycling and solid waste services

provided by
the City of New Braunfels.  <_o3a_p>

The MyWaste provider caught the breach before any email could be sent butnotified subscribers that their email addresses may have been exposed to
persons outside of the MyWaste organization. They state ...

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Posted on: April 6, 2018

Free Legal Advice Clinic on Occupational Driver’s Licenses and More

Judge Rose Zamora, of the New Braunfels Municipal Court, is partnering with the Central Texas Dispute Resolution Center to provide a Free Legal Advice Clinic to assist individuals in obtaining more information on occupational driver’s licenses.

The
clinic will be held at the Westside Community Center from 5:30 p.m. to 7:30p.m. on Tuesday, April 24th and participants must sign up for their free,
15-minute evaluation with an attorney no later than 7:00 p.m. that evening. TheWestside Communit...

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Posted on: February 7, 2018

Post Road Water and Road Improvements Project Scheduled

The City of New Braunfels has announced that Post Road, from Gruene Road to IH 35 Frontage, will be under construction starting Wednesday February 14th and ending the week of August 12th, weather and other factors permitting.

Beginning February 14th, one
way lane closures will be placed from Gruene Road to IH 35 Frontage. There willbe one-way traffic for the duration of the project, facilitated by shifting of
traffic lanes. <_o3a_p>

The project is a joint bid venture withNBU and ...

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Posted on: February 2, 2018

City Launches Proposed 2019 Bond Program Informational Website

New Braunfels residents have a new way to learn about the proposed 2019 Bond Program with the launch of a website dedicated to keeping citizens informed throughout the process – www.NBBond2019.com.

Data about upcoming meetings, copies of presentations from previous meetings,
lists of potential projects under consideration and a roster of committeemembers is available.  An inter-active map showing locations for potential
projects, as wel...

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