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Posted on: June 13, 2019

Green Waste Bags Station Update

As of June 13th, McKenna Gym at McKenna Events Center will no longer be a pick-up location for residents to get City-provided Green Waste paper bags. The facility is undergoing some changes that make hosting the bag station unfeasible.

These bags are provided as part of the residential curbside collection program for leaves and plant trimmings, called Green Waste. The bags are collected on the same day as recycling collection.

Green Waste bags are available at the following locations dur...

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Posted on: June 4, 2019

Public Input Sought for Street Maintenance Plan - Meeting Set for June 18th

The City of New Braunfels will host an annual, informational presentation and public input meeting on potential street maintenance projects in the Tejas Room at City Hall, 550 Landa Street, from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. on Tuesday, June 18th.

The initial presentation will feature information about the process used to identify areas for future improvements, currently proposed street maintenance projects, and 2013 and 2019 Bond Program street work. 

During the second portion of the meeti...

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Posted on: June 10, 2019

2019 Box Fan Drive

The New Braunfels Professional Firefighter’s Association’s is kicking off their Annual Fan Drive June 11th through July 1st. The donated fans will be distributed to those in the community who need help dealing with the extreme summer heat.

“We invite everyone to leave a fan directly with us at Lowe’s, from 8:00 a.m. to noon, on Saturday, June 22nd, and support this great cause,” New Braunfels Fire Engineer Brandon Appleby said. “Or you can always brin...

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Posted on: May 23, 2019

Free Resident Comal River-Area Parking Pass Options Now Available

Note: Extra Hours avail. Sat., May 25th for pick up! Earlier this year City Council approved a recommendation from the River Advisory Committee to implement new paid parking lots along Hinman Island Drive and East San Antonio Street,

and a free Resident Parking Pass that will be valid at the parking lots on Elizabeth Avenue and those new parking locations. New Braunfels Residents, who reside inside the corporate city limits, may obtain the Resident River Parking Pass at no charge.

The ...

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Posted on: May 17, 2019

City’s One-Stop Counter to Extend Wednesday Afternoon Closures

The City of New Braunfels is upgrading to a new software system for permitting and development plan review.

As part of the implementation of this system, including training for city staff, the Development Services Counter has been closed the last six Wednesday afternoons. “This temporary closure has provided staff time to focus directly on the system ...

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Posted on: May 16, 2019

Westside Community Center, New Braunfels Food Bank Partner to Host Farmers Market

Fresh fruits and vegetables will be the focus of the Farmers Market Nutrition Program scheduled from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Wednesday, May 22, at the Westside Community Center, located at 2932 S. IH-35 Frontage Rd.

Although Westside Community Center’s inside facility will be closed next week for HVAC installations, their partnership with the San Antonio Food Bank’s farmer’s market program will continue outside.

WIC participants are eligi...

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