Posted on: May 26, 2016

2016 Concerts in the Park

Parks and Recreation has announced the 2016 Summer Concerts in the Park schedule. This free summer concerts series is held at the Landa Park Dance Slab beginning at 7:30 p.m. on Thursday evenings, June 2nd through August 11th.

On Thursday, June 2nd, the 2016 Concerts in the Park series will kick off with Rumor Town, playing an exciting mixture of country music.

“This summer we have an incredible line-up of local musicians performing a variety of music ranging from rhythm an...Read on...

Posted on: July 29, 2016

Dollar Day at the Landa Park Aquatic Complex

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The Parks and Recreation Department, in partnership with Communities In Schools(CIS), is offering Dollar Day at the Landa Park Aquatic Complex on Wednesday, August 3rd from noon until 7:00 p.m. Residents and visitors are encouraged to bring a new school

supply item and in exchange they will gain admission into the pool for just $1.00.

Each July, as a community service, CIS hosts an annual Pack the Bus school supply drive collecting school supplies for all area students who are in need.

“We are ex...Read on...

Posted on: July 29, 2016

VIA Calls on Community for Feedback on Vision 2040 Long Range Plan

The public is invited to offer input on the final draft of VIA Metropolitan Transit’s Vision 2040 Long Range Plan, a community-driven blueprint for the region’s public transportation system. The comment period is July 22 - August 19th.

Over the past 18 months, VIA customers, stakeholders, and residents in San Antonio, Bexar County, and surrounding communities - including New Braunfels - helped develop VIA’s vision for the future of public transportation through participation in numerous...Read on...

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Posted on: July 20, 2016

District 1 Citizen Forum Features Economic Development and Capital Projects

On Thursday, August 11th, beginning at 6:00 p.m., District 1 City Councilmember George Green will host a Citizen Forum at Hill Country Cottage and RV Resort, 131 S. Rueckle Rd.

Featured at the meeting will be a presentation by City of New Braunfels Capital Programs Manager, Bryan Woods. Mr. Woods will discuss 2013 Bond Program projects in District 1, including several major street projects. He will also provide an update on ot...Read on...

Posted on: July 29, 2016

City Selects New Processor for Recycling

As of August 1, 2016, the City of New Braunfels has a new processor, called ReCommunity, for residential single-stream recycling. The new partnership will allow for recycling to continue in New Braunfels

in a fiscally responsible and environmentally conscience manner.

New Braunfels residents can recycle a wide array of household items in their blue curbside cart, including, milk jugs, water bottles, detergent bottles, yogurt cups, butter tubs, newspape...Read on...

Posted on: March 4, 2016

Mosquito Population Control Efforts Urged

With the warm weather already here, the City is urging citizens to begin efforts to help control mosquitoes in our area. The Texas Department of State Health Services has request that local government leaders take initiatives to help prevent or delay Zika

virus from being transmitted by local mosquito populations in Texas. They are encouraging everyone to take measures and sustain these efforts throughout the regular mosquito season as an effective way to help protect against all mosquito-borne diseases, ...Read on...

Posted on: July 22, 2016

City Receives International Award for Emergency Management GIS Application

The Environmental Systems Research Institute (ERSI), a world leader in geographic information system (GIS) technology, presented the City of New Braunfels with a Special Achievement in GIS (SAG) Award June 29th at their annual User Conference.

Selected from over 300,000 eligible candidates, the City received the award for its innovative application of technology, data collection, geospatial information visualization, and thought leadership through GIS in the field of local government – specific...Read on...

Posted on: June 28, 2016

New Braunfels Celebrates National Park and Recreation Month Activities

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July is National Park and Recreation Month, an initiative of the National Recreation and Park Association (NRPA) celebrated since 1985. New Braunfels Parks and Recreation Department is joining cities across the country to celebrate

the power of park and recreation services.

The City is celebrating by offering buy one get one free admission for the entire month of July on the following days and attractions:
• Mondays, Landa Park Paddle Boats • Tuesdays, Landa Park Miniature G...Read on...

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Posted on: May 26, 2016

2016 Concerts in the Park

Parks and Recreation has announced the 2016 Summer Concerts in the Park schedule. This free summer concerts series is held at the Landa Park Dance Slab beginning at 7:30 p.m. on Thursday evenings, June 2nd through August 11th.

On Thursday, June 2nd, the 2016 Concerts in the Park series will kick off with Rumor Town, playing an exciting mixture of country music.

“This summer we have an incredible line-up of local musicians performing a variety of music ranging from rhythm an...Read on...

Posted on: June 13, 2016

Mobile Food Pantry Summer Schedule

The Mobile Food Pantry distributions at the Westside Community Center for the months of June, July and August and will be held from 10:00 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.

The Mobile Food Pantry distributions at the Westside Community Center for the months of June, July and August and will be held from 10:00 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.

“We’ve adjusted the Food Pantry schedule from early afternoon to late morning throughout the ...Read on...

Posted on: May 26, 2016

Farmers Market Season at Westside Community Center

In an effort to make fresh, nutritious food available to everyone, the City is partnering with the San Antonio Food Bank and local farmers again this season to provide fresh produce to New Braunfels residents. Currently there are three markets scheduled

from May through July.

A voucher program is available for families in need through the Seniors Farmers Market Nutrition Program and the WIC Farmers Market Nutrition Program. Fresh, local food will be available and $30 vouchers will be provided to all W...Read on...

Posted on: May 26, 2016

Comal River Old Channel Bank Stabilization Project

It has been a few years in the making, but the Comal River Old Channel bank stabilization project, planned for downstream of Landa Lake in New Braunfels, began May 2nd. The primary work area is located on the riverbank adjacent to the Landa Park Golf

Course Club House and the entrance to that parking lot. The project is scheduled to be completed by the end of this summer.

The project, a partnership between the City of New Braunfels and the Edwards Aquifer Habitat Conservation Plan (EAHCP), was des...Read on...


Posted on: July 29, 2016

Dollar Day at the Landa Park Aquatic Complex

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supply item and in exchange they will gain admission into the pool for just $1.00.

Each July, as a community service, CIS hosts an annual Pack the Bus school supply drive collecting school supplies for all area students who are in need.

“We are ex...Read on...


Posted on: July 28, 2016

Fatality Accident

On today’s date (7/28/16), at approximately 9:45am, the New Braunfels Police Department and the New Braunfels Fire Department responded to the 4200 block of I-35 North on the northbound frontage road.

On today’s date, at approximately 9:45am, the New Braunfels Police Department and the New Braunfels Fire Department responded to the 4200 block of I-35 North on the northbound frontage road.

Officers and paramedics arrived on scene to find that a For...More...

Posted on: July 21, 2016

Major Accident

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On today’s date (07/21/16), at approximately 12:35pm, the New Braunfels Police Department and the New Braunfels Fire Department were called to the 100 block of I-35 South (in the northbound main lanes) for reports of a multiple vehicle accident.

On today’s date (07/21/16), at approximately 12:35pm, the New Braunfels Police Department and the New Braunfels Fire Department were called to the 100 block of I-35 South (in the northbound main lanes) for reports of a multiple vehicle accident.

Crews ...More...

Posted on: July 21, 2016

Two Arrests Following Single Vehicle Accident

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On July 20, 2016, at approximately 7:10pm, the New Braunfels Police Department and the New Braunfels Fire Department were called to the 1200 block of East Common Street for reports of a single vehicle crash with injuries.

On July 20, 2016, at approximately 7:10pm, the New Braunfels Police Department and the New Braunfels Fire Department were called to the 1200 block of East Common Street for reports of a single vehicle crash with injuries. Witnesses reported that a vehicl...More...

Posted on: July 20, 2016

Drowning

On today’s date (7/20/16), at approximately 4:45pm, the New Braunfels Police Department and the New Braunfels Fire Department were called to the Guadalupe River in the area of the 1100 block of Gruene Road for reports of a drowning.

On today’s date (7/20/16), at approximately 4:45pm, the New Braunfels Police Department and the New Braunfels Fire Department were called to the Guadalupe River in the area of the 1100 block of Gruene Road for reports of a drowning.

A 17-year old male ...More...

Posted on: July 14, 2016

Vehicle vs. Pedestrian Accident

On today’s date, at approximately 8:45am, the New Braunfels Police Department and the New Braunfels Fire Department were called to the intersection of Walnut Avenue and Landa Street for a vehicle vs. pedestrian accident.

On today’s date, at approximately 8:45am, the New Braunfels Police Department and the New Braunfels Fire Department were called to the intersection of Walnut Avenue and Landa Street for a vehicle vs. pedestrian accident.

First responders arrived to fin...More...

Posted on: July 14, 2016

Emilio Navaira Case Closed – Death Due to Natural Causes

The investigation into the death of 53-year old Tejano and Country musician Emilio Navaira is complete and the case is now closed.

The investigation into the death of 53-year old Tejano and Country musician Emilio Navaira is complete and the case is now closed.

On May 16, 2016, at approximately 8:20pm, Navaira was found unconscious and not breathing by family members at his New ...More...

Posted on: July 6, 2016

Update: Fatality Accident

Update: Next of kin has been notified following the death of a motorcyclist on Tuesday along I-35 in New Braunfels.

Update: Next of kin has been notified following the death of a motorcyclist on Tuesday along I-35 in New Braunfels. The victim has been identified as 68-year old Jerry Jackson of Austin. After further investigation, it is believed Jackson was wearing w...More...

Posted on: July 5, 2016

Fatality Accident

On today’s date, at approximately 11:20am, a minor accident occurred in the 900 block of I-35 South (in the southbound main lanes)

On today’s date, at approximately 11:20am, a minor accident occurred in the 900 block of I-35 South (in the southbound main lanes) involving a white pickup truck and a maroon New Braunfels Fire Department (Fire Marshal) SUV. Those two vehicles pulled ove...More...

Posted on: July 5, 2016

Disorderly Conduct (Discharge of Firearm)

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On July 4, 2016, at approximately 9:30pm, officers with the New Braunfels Police Department were notified by eyewitnesses that during the fireworks display over Landa Park a man had displayed a handgun and fired multiple shots into the air.

On July 4, 2016, at approximately 9:30pm, officers with the New Braunfels Police Department were notified by eyewitnesses that during the fireworks display over Landa Park a man had displayed a handgun and fired multiple shots into the air.

Officers qu...More...

Posted on: July 5, 2016

Accidental Drowning

n July 4, 2016, at approximately 5:20pm, New Braunfels Police officers were called to the banks of the Comal River for reports of a missing person.

On July 4, 2016, at approximately 5:20pm, New Braunfels Police officers were called to the banks of the Comal River for reports of a missing person. Family members reported that a member of their group had last been seen going under the water in the area ...More...

Posted on: July 5, 2016

Update: Aggravated Assault with a Deadly Weapon

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The identities of the two people arrested following the shots fired call at Prince Solms Park on 7/4/16 at approximately 1:30am have been released.

The identities of the two people arrested following the shots fired call at Prince Solms Park on 7/4/16 at approximately 1:30am have been released. 24-year old Jesus Ricardo Gallegos of San Antonio and 26-year old Sarah Ann Garzes of San Antonio were each...More...

Posted on: July 4, 2016

Aggravated Assault with a Deadly Weapon

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On this date (07/04/16),, at approximately 1:30am, the New Braunfels Police Department was dispatched to Prince Solms Park (in the 100 block of Liebscher Drive) for reports of multiple shots fired.

New Braunfels, Texas — On this date, at approximately 1:30am, the New Braunfels Police Department was dispatched to Prince Solms Park (in the 100 block of Liebscher Drive) for reports of multiple shots fired. Officers arrived in the area and began invest...More...

Posted on: June 14, 2016

UPDATE: Aggravated Kidnapping

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The suspect arrested from yesterday’s incident has been identified as 50-year old Raul D. Sarabia Jr. of San Antonio.

UPDATE: The suspect arrested from yesterday’s incident has been identified as 50-year old Raul D. Sarabia Jr. of San Antonio. Following his arrest he was taken to the Comal County Jail and booked on the following charges:

Aggravated Kidnapping - {1st...More...

Posted on: June 3, 2016

NBPD Makes 2nd Arrest in Easter Sunday Homicide

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The New Braunfels Police Department served an arrest warrant for Murder in the 50 block of Mission Drive. 43-year old Jennifer Marie Coryell was taken into custody...

New Braunfels, Texas — On today’s date, at approximately 1:20pm, the New Braunfels Police Department served an arrest warrant for Murder in the 50 block of Mission Drive. 43-year old Jennifer Marie Coryell was taken into custody without incident and tra...More...

Posted on: June 3, 2016

UPDATE: Comal River Reopens for Recreation at 10am

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Effective at 10am on this date (6/3/16), the Comal River in New Braunfels will be open again for recreation...

Effective at 10am on this date (6/3/16), the Comal River in New Braunfels will be open again for recreation. As of this release, the Comal River flow is at approximately 475cfs. Minor amounts of debris have been cleaned up and minor repairs have been ma...More...

Posted on: June 3, 2016

Indecency with a Child

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The New Braunfels Police Department is seeking tips about the whereabouts of a 42-year old New Braunfels man wanted on a single charge of Indecency with a Child...

Indecency with a Child

The New Braunfels Police Department is seeking tips about the whereabouts of a 42-year old New Braunfels man wanted on a single charge of Indecency with a Child by Exposure. On May 11th, 2016, a 15-year old female made an outcry...More...

Posted on: June 3, 2016

Memorial Day Weekend River Statistics

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Here is a breakdown of the arrests and citations made by NBPD over the Memorial Day holiday weekend...

Despite heavy rains earlier in the week, both the Comal and Guadalupe Rivers in New Braunfels were open to recreation over the Memorial Day Weekend. Here is a breakdown of the arrests and citations made by NBPD over the holiday weekend:

Weekend Totals...More...

Posted on: May 23, 2016

Surprise Sex Offender Registry Check

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Last week, several local, state, and federal law enforcement agencies teamed up to conduct a surprise Sex Offender Registry Check in Comal County...

Last week, several local, state, and federal law enforcement agencies teamed up to conduct a surprise Sex Offender Registry Check in Comal County. The unannounced check-up on local sex offenders included the U.S. Marshal’s Service and their Lone Star Fug...More...

Posted on: May 21, 2016

Fatality Accident

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On today’s date, at approximately 10am, the New Braunfels Police Department was called to the intersection of FM 725 and East Klein Road for reports of a 3-vehicle major traffic accident...

On today’s date, at approximately 10am, the New Braunfels Police Department was called to the intersection of FM 725 and East Klein Road for reports of a 3-vehicle major traffic accident. Officers arrived and found that a gray Dodge Durango had been invo...More...

Posted on: May 17, 2016

Unattended Death

On May 16, 2016, at approximately 8:20pm, the New Braunfels Police Department and New Braunfels Fire Department were dispatched to a home

Unattended Death

New Braunfels, Texas — On May 16, 2016, at approximately 8:20pm, the New Braunfels Police Department and New Braunfels Fire Department were dispatched to a home in the 6300 block of Myrtle Run for reports of a 53-year old man who was ...More...


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Civic Center

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Landa Park Gazebo

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Library

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Fire Station

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Nature Center

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Skate Park

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Railroad Museum

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