January 18, 2017, 3:00 PM - 4:30 PM
Areas for consideration included vaping technology, expansion of the locations where smoking is prohibited indoors (in an effort to broaden employee protection from second-hand smoke), and possible smoking distance requirement from facility entrances.
Council unanimously agreed that a stakeholder workgroup should be assembled to develop recommendations to the Council. This workgroup consists of Councilmember Monceballez and representatives from local restaurants, bars and social clubs/organizations. As part of the process, the workgroup is requesting public input.
The initial meeting reviewed the current ordinance on Dec. 30th. At that time the workgroup scheduled a public input meeting for Wednesday, Jan. 18th at 3 p.m., at New Braunfels City Hall, 550 Landa Street.
“It is the intention of the workgroup to present final recommendations to City Council in February or March of 2017,” said City Attorney Valeria Acevedo. “We encourage interested citizens to attend and provide inpu
January 18, 2017, 6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
The New Braunfels Parks and Recreation Department invites the public to share input regarding the River Properties Vision Plan. The community meeting is scheduled for Wednesday, January 18th at 6:30 p.m. at Landa Haus, located at 360 Aquatic Circle in Landa Park.
The meeting will be an open house set-up, allowing attendees to provide feedback relating to the proposed vision plan in a casual setting. Residents are encouraged to attend and comment on the draft plan. All input received will assist the design team in developing the final vision plan.
Representatives from the design team Freese and Nichols, and City staff, will be available during the meeting to answer questions and discuss the project.
In June, City Council approved a contract with Freese and Nichols for the development of a Master Plan for city owned property along the Guadalupe River near River Acres Park. The Parks and Recreation Department has maintained the property .