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Posted on: May 2, 2016

Children’s Writing Workshop By Award Winning Children’s Author

Penny Klostermann, award winning author of the delightful children’s book, There Was an Old Dragon Who Swallowed a Knight will host a writing workshop on Wednesday, May 4th from 4:00 to 5:00 p.m. in the New Braunfels Public Library’s large Meeting Room.

Using her book, Penny will draw upon children’s natural curiosity to make predictions and interact with the text throughout her reading. She shares her journey of becoming a published author and all that it took to create her first picture book. She inv...Read on...

Posted on: April 29, 2016

MPO Hosting Walkable Community Workshop

Alamo Area Metropolitan Planning Organization (MPO) staff will conduct a Walkable Community Workshop for the California and Lakeview area on Tuesday, May 10th, from 5:00 – 7:00 p.m., at New Braunfels High School cafeteria.

The school is located at 2551 Loop 337 N. in New Braunfels.

Residents from the area are encouraged to participate in planning a safer, healthier and greener transportation system to improve the community’s quality of life. The event is family friendly...Read on...

Posted on: March 22, 2016

Extended Hours for Resident River Passes

City of New Braunfels officials are encouraging residents to acquire their free Resident River Pass before the 2016 tubing season begins. New Braunfels residents who reside inside the corporate city limits can receive the Resident River Pass at no charge

to avoid paying the new River Management Fee. The new fee will be implemented on Saturdays, Sundays, and holidays between Memorial Day weekend through Labor Day.
Residents may obtain their Resident River Pass at the Parks and Recreation Administrative...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: April 29, 2016

Comal River Old Channel Bank Stabilization Project Beginning

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, is scheduled to begin Monday, 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 ...Read on...

Posted on: April 4, 2016

Landa Park Book Sale Honors 80th Anniversary of Landa Park

The City of New Braunfels Parks and Recreation Department invites individuals to explore the new historical text introduced and sponsored by the Friends for the Preservation of Historic Landa Park (Friends).

The purchase of this 438 page text, Historic Landa Park, Its Springs and Its People, include two companion volumes, Native American Artifacts, Comal Springs in Landa Park (14 pages) and The Comal Springs of Historic Landa Park (44 pages).

Co-authors R...Read on...