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Posted on: March 31, 2015

Temporary Road Delays

City officials have announced that potential traffic delays are to be expected on Landa Street, under the Union Pacific Railroad, beginning on Thursday, April 2nd between 9:00 a.m. and 12:00 p.m.

This traffic delay will help facilitate the installation of new MKT signs on the Union Pacific Railroad Bridge.

Traffic on Landa Street will be down to one lane under the railroad bridge with flaggers directing traffic. ... Read on...

Posted on: March 27, 2015

City Closures

City offices and facilities will be closed on Friday, April 3rd, in observance of New Braunfels Founder's Day, and on Sunday, April 5th. Waste collection services will run normally.

Posted on: March 27, 2015

DIY for Teens

The New Braunfels Public Library will begin offering a free, monthly DIY program for teens at the Westside Community Center, beginning Wednesday, April 1st at 5:00 p.m. This program will allow teens to develop skills in a variety of areas -

- from high-tech projects, to sewing, crafting and creating ‘zines.’ Over time, the program will allow teens to meet a variety of local experts and showcase the library’s excellent Makerspace at the center.

“The library... Read on...

Posted on: March 26, 2015

New Braunfels Public Library to Hold Annual Plant Swap on April 8

The New Braunfels Public Library will hold its annual plant swap on Wednesday, April 8th from 5:30 to 7:00 p.m. on the library’s front porch.

This long-running event allows members of the community to bring in and exchange plants, cuttings and seeds. Over the years, many native and adapted plants have found new homes through this program. Plants and cuttings... Read on...

Posted on: March 25, 2015

Katy Street Reconstruction

The City of New Braunfels has announced that the reconstruction of Katy Street, from Live Oak Avenue to Grape Avenue, will begin on Tuesday, March 31st. The work will include the replacement of the curbs and reconstruction of the pavement,

and it is anticipated that the project will take approximately ten weeks, contingent on weather and other factors. Katy Street will be restricted to local traffic only during construction.

Work is being completed by... Read on...

Posted on: March 23, 2015

Food Pantry Rescheduled

The Mobile Food Pantry distribution at the Westside Community Center for the first week of April will take place on Thursday, April 2nd from 1:00 to 3:00 p.m., instead of Friday, April 3rd, as the Westside will be closed for Founders’ Day on Friday.

Interested individuals and families may pick up a voucher provided by the San Antonio Food Bank to obtain their groceries. Food Panty voucher pick up locations are the New Braunfels Public Library, 700 E. Common St.,... Read on...

Posted on: March 26, 2015

Cemetery Committee Opening

The City is now accepting applications for an opening on the Cemetery Committee. This is a voluntary position, and interested parties may apply through April 15th. The Cemetery Committee is a subcommittee of the Parks and Recreation Advisory Board

The objective of the committee is to preserve the records of community history, cultural history, landscape heritage and architecture. The committee meets the fourth Thursday of each month at 5:30 p.m. at the Parks and... Read on...

Posted on: March 5, 2015

Upcoming Street Projects

City Council has reviewed and approved approximately 100 street projects (not including over 100 other streets scheduled for crack seal applications) after receiving public and staff input, along with information from the City’s pavement management system

as part of the overall street maintenance program evaluation.

Streets identified include those that will be addressed as part of the annual maintenance program, funded by the General Fund, as well as those approved by... Read on...

Street project lists...
Posted on: February 4, 2015

NBU Water Planning

In December of 2014 New Braunfels Utilities provided an overview of their water planning strategies at a Citizen's Forum public meeting. The presentation is available via the link below. For more information visit www.nbutexas.com.

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Posted on: February 20, 2015

Frederickdburg Rd. Traffic Measures

City of New Braunfels Police Chief Tom Wibert has issued a temporary traffic order that prohibits oversized vehicles from traveling on Fredericksburg Road.

Traffic has increased on Fredericksburg Road due to the current construction activity on Walnut Avenue and the City, Texas Department of Transportation and New Braunfels Utilities are collaborating on measures to minimize... Read on...