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Posted on: October 15, 2019

Landa Street Railway Underpass Temporary Closure

The City of New Braunfels has announced a temporary full closure of Landa Street railway underpass bridge in the early hours of October 18th.

City crews will be closing the street in order to repave the roadway section directly underneath the railway overpass.

This work is scheduled to take place, weather and other factors permitting, from approximately midnight until 7:00 a.m. on Friday, Octobe...

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Posted on: October 2, 2019

Household Hazardous Waste Event

On Saturday, October 19th, from 8:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m., the City of New Braunfels will host a household hazardous waste (HHW) drop-off for residents at 550 Landa St. in New Braunfels, in the parking lot at City Hall.

Participants must enter the parking lot from the Laurel Lane side. The line begins at the entrance on the Laurel Lane side of the parking lot, queues up Laurel Lane, and then goes left on Wood Road toward Clearfield Drive.

The HHW event is open to City of ...

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Posted on: October 10, 2019

Downtown Halloween Spooktacular

The City of New Braunfels Downtown Board is hosting the Annual Downtown Halloween Spooktacular on Wednesday, October 30th from 5:30 to 7:00 p.m. This free event includes safe trick or treating at several downtown businesses, photo opportunities, and

a children’s costume contest at the Main Plaza Bandstand.

Note that the event will require the closure of San Antonio Street, from Market Avenue to Hill Street, and Seguin Avenue, from Coll to Mill Streets.

The Downtown business community is excit...

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Posted on: October 9, 2019

Zumbathon Calls for Heroes for the Homeless

Zumba classes are known to leave you feeling good, but you’ll feel even better when you’re dancing for a good cause.That’s the goal of the Westside Community Center’s annual Zumbathon, which this year is encouraging New Braunfels residents to act as

heroes for the homeless by donating travel-size items for care bags that will be given to homeless individuals and families in the local area in January.

Travel-size donations will be accepted throughout the month of October, but the Zumbathon will be held...

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Posted on: October 4, 2019

Community Arbor Day Celebration October 19th

The Parks and Recreation Department invites the public to attend the 6th Annual Community Arbor Day Celebration on Saturday, October 19th in Landa Park. Festivities will kick off at 9:00 a.m. with educational booths, kids’ activities with a tree giveaway

at 9:30 a.m. along Playground Drive.

“Arbor Day is a wonderful opportunity for the community of New Braunfels to come together and celebrate the many benefits of our urban forest,” said Jess Divin, Urban Forester. “This year, ...

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Posted on: October 4, 2019

5th Annual Monarch Fall Festival

On Saturday, November 2nd, the Fischer Park Nature Education Center will be hosting the Fifth annual Monarch Fall Festival from 11:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. at Fischer Park Hilltop Pavilion Plaza and Nature Education Center, 1946 Monarch Way in New Braunfels.

Fall family activities include a scarecrow decorating competition, pumpkin decorating, food, and games. The amphitheater stage will feature performances by Dance by Design Studio, Premiere Ballet Company, and New Braunfels Performing Arts Academy.

This yea...

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Posted on: October 15, 2019

Library Celebrates 20th Year on Common Street

It may be hard to believe, seeing how many locals still call the New Braunfels Public Library’s Common Street location “the new library,” but it’s been 20 years this month since the library opened their doors in 1999.

In celebration of this occasion, the library is ready to party — but not like it’s 1999, because, well, it really has been 20 years. Rather, the library will be hosting an open house on Friday, October 25th, between 1:00 and 5:00 p.m. ...

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Posted on: October 15, 2019

Westside Community Center Construction

The installation of new fire exits at the Westside Community Center is approaching 50 percent completion, but with that progress comes new temporary closures.

The Krueger Avenue entrance to the center will be closed Wednesday and Thursday, Oct. 16th and 17th, due to the staging of the equipment necessary for the demolition of the second fire exit stairwell. Parking on that side of the building will be closed un...

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Posted on: October 2, 2019

City University Participants Experience Hands-On Open Government

The City 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 evenings beginning on January 9, 2020 and concluding with a graduation dinner. Programs on City services are provided by the following departments: Airport, City A...

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Posted on: October 10, 2019

Municipal Court Offers Night Court

New Braunfels Municipal Court is providing an opportunity for all individuals with outstanding warrants to responsibly clear their cases during extended hours on November 14th.

“We want to help people avoid arrest and additional fees. People will not get arrested if they appear at court,” says Warrant Officer Larry Hildebrand.

To accommodate individuals with unresolved warrants, New Braunfels Municipal Court w...

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Posted on: September 25, 2019

Main Plaza Bandstand Refresh to Begin

New Braunfels Parks and Recreation will be repainting the bandstand on Main Plaza beginning on Monday, September 30th. The iconic landmark will be refreshed in time for upcoming downtown fall and winter events and the celebration of New Braunfels’ 175th

anniversary-year festivities.

The project is expected to take approximately three weeks, weather and other factors permitting, and the bandstand will be unavailable for public use during that timeframe.

For additional information, contact Ken Wilson, Assist...

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