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Posted on: January 29, 2016

Public’s Input Sought in Development of Long-Range Capital Improvement Plan

The City is developing a long range Capital Improvement Plan to meet the City’s needs today and into the future. During the first phase of the plan development, they are seeking input from the public in order to begin determining which capital

improvement projects should be included in the plan.

“The City’s Capital Improvement Plan (CIP) identifies short, medium and long range priorities for capital projects as well as initiatives for strategic community investments,” said Bryan Woods, Capit...Read on...

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Posted on: January 15, 2016

Household Hazardous Waste Collection Event February 6th

On Saturday, February 6, 2016, from 8:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m., the City of New Braunfels and Comal County will host a household hazardous waste collection event at a new location - 359 Landa Street in New Braunfels.

Participants are asked to enter Landa Plaza from the direction of Walnut Avenue.
The event is open to all City of New Braunfels and Comal County residents. Citizens must bring a picture I.D. with a current address to verify residency. The last car in l...Read on...

Posted on: February 5, 2016

Free Valentine's Movie Experience in the Park

The City is offering a memorable way to celebrate Valentine’s Day weekend by presenting a free “Sweetheart’s Movie in the Park” on Saturday, February 13th at 7:00 p.m. at the Landa Park Dance Slab.

“Gather your friends, family or just your sweetheart for a viewing of a romantic film under the stars. Enjoy complimentary hot chocolate, but feel free to bring your own beverages and snacks – just not glass or Styrofoam,” said Robin Kunkel, Recreation Ma...Read on...

Posted on: February 4, 2016

Talk on Frederick Douglass by Dottie Laster at the Library

Dottie Laster will give a talk on Frederick Douglass on Tuesday, Feb. 9th, at 7PM at the NB Public Library. The talk, entitled “What Would Frederick Douglass Do?” will address slavery in the 19th - century, how it still exists and flourishes today

and what can be done about it. Her presentation is part of the library’s new Monthly Lecture Series, which will feature talks on the Adolescent Mind, Ancient Stoic Philosophers, and the Art of Commemorative Stamps this spring.

Laster’s presentation is...Read on...

Posted on: February 1, 2016

Library Celebrates Love My Library Month

"Love My Library Month is the time of the year when we remind the community of all that their 21st century library has to offer,” said Library Director Gretchen Pruett. “We’ve added so many great programs and services this year, with the assistance of

the Friends of the New Braunfels Public Library, and February is a month for patrons to reconnect with us.”

For Love My Library Month the Library will offer special pens that feature a stylus tip. These handy pens allow patrons both to write and to us...Read on...

Posted on: January 29, 2016

Warrant Roundup Scheduled for February

Last year the City of New Braunfels Municipal Court initiated a series of “mini” warrant roundups in an effort to ensure defendants resolve their cases in a timely manner. The court is conducting another warrant roundup during the month of February.

The focus of the roundup will be defendants with class C misdemeanor warrants issued by the New Braunfels Municipal Court.

Those with warrants are encouraged to contact the Court at 830-221-4180 or 830-221-4189 to resolve their cases before being ar...Read on...

Posted on: January 25, 2016

Applications Available for Arts and Heritage Organizations Requesting Hotel/Motel Tax Funding

The City of New Braunfels is now accepting applications from tax exempt, non-profit arts and heritage organizations for funds collected from the local hotel/motel tax. Such organizations must hold a 501(c)3 designation

by the Internal Revenue Service and as defined in the Texas Tax Code Section 351.101.

Applications are available in the City Secretary’s Office, at 424 S. Castell Avenue, or online at www.nbtexas.org/citysecretaryforms. Completed applications must be ...Read on...

Posted on: December 21, 2015

Finalization of Railroad Quiet Zones

For several years, efforts to make railroad crossings quieter in New Braunfels have been underway in cooperation with the Federal Railroad Administration (FRA), Union Pacific Railroad (UPRR), and the Texas Department of Transportation.

As part of the project, the City of New Braunfels has added safety measures to many local railroad crossings that will allow train engineers to refrain from blowing their horns routinely as they travel through New Braunfels.

In February of this year, t...Read on...