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Posted on: October 19, 2018

Temporary Changes to Recreation Status on Guadalupe River

Flow rates on the Guadalupe River through the City of New Braunfels will be increasing as the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers increases the release rate out of Canyon Dam. Those flows are expected to rise to approximately 3,000cfs by late Friday

and will remain in place until Canyon Lake returns to its normal level of 909-feet above sea level.

The increased flows on the Guadalupe River will trigger temporary changes to the types of recreation allowed.  Life jackets will now be required fo...

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Posted on: October 8, 2018

Southbound Gruene Rd. Exit and Ramp Closure

FROM Texas Department of Transportation (TxDOT): RE Loop 337 Expansion Project
What: Southbound Loop 337 exit at Gruene Road closed for construction activities
When: Beginning Wednesday, October 10, 2018 for approximately two months, weather permitting

Where: Loop 337 at Gruene Road in Comal County

The Texas Department of Transportation is constructing southbound lanes on Loop 337 near Gruene Road and reconstructing the exit and ramp. To perform this work safely and efficiently, crews will temporarily cl...

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Posted on: October 16, 2018

City-Provided Green Waste Bags Supply

The paper bags that the City of New Braunfels provides for residential Green Waste collection service will soon be temporarily out-of-supply at all pick-up locations.

.  Green Waste collection is the curbside pick-up of residential leaves and plant trimmings that are placed in bags or bundles (tied with rope or twine), each bag or bundle weighing no more than 40 pounds. The locations affected include:


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Posted on: October 12, 2018

Face Fears of Falling with Eight-Session Program

If you, or an older adult you care about, face concerns about falling during daily activities, an upcoming program at the Westside Community Center may be able to help.
A Matter of Balance, a program designed to reduce the fear of falling and increase

activity levels, will be held at the Westside Community Center on Mondays and Wednesdays, from 1:30 to 3:30 p.m., from Nov. 7th to Dec. 5th.

“So many people hesitate, but every time we have this program, those that finish it say it changed their ...

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Posted on: October 5, 2018

City University Participants Experience Hands-On Open Government

The University program allows citizens to experience the workings of their city government first-hand. The curriculum is designed to encourage a well-informed public and potentially increase their involvement in city committees, boards and commissions.

Program meetings are held over selected Thursday evening’s beginning on January 10, 2019 and concluding with a graduation dinner. Programs on City services are provided by the following departments: Airport, City Attorney’s Office, Cit...

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Posted on: October 5, 2018

ASL Conversation Club at the Library

Those with knowledge of American Sign Language (be they deaf or hearing) will have the opportunity to come together monthly to chat or practice their signing when the ASL Conversation Club kicks off on Tuesday, October 16th, at 6:30 p.m. at the Library.

“I have a basic knowledge of sign language, so I’ve been chatting with one of our patrons who is deaf about ways to support the deaf community in New Braunfels,” said Adult Services Librarian Toni Davenport. “We dec...

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Posted on: August 14, 2018

Proposed 2019 Bond Program Information

2019 Bond Program Logo Final

New Braunfels residents can keep up with the progress of the proposed 2019 Bond Program with the availability of a dedicated webpage designed to keep citizens up-to-date throughout the process –

A variety of topics are available, including information about upcoming committee and community meetings, a list of potential projects under consideration, resource documents and a roster of committee members.  Resource documents include master p...

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