Bulverde Spring Branch Fire & Emergency Medical Services (EMS) will be able to purchase 16 new breathing apparatus systems for firefighters thanks to a $25,000 community development grant from the Lower Colorado River Authority and Pedernales Electric Cooperative.
The Comal River Old Channel bank stabilization project, planned for downstream of Landa Lake, is scheduled to begin today. City officials advise 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.
May 3rd - The Big Give S.A.is a 24-hour day of giving that brings donors and nonprofits together by creating a shared region-wide experience and connecting people to the causes that matter to them the most. The New Braunfels Area Community Foundation is once again helping with the event. NBACF President, Britt King explains:
As part of Child Abuse Prevention Month, the Children’s Advocacy Center of Comal County, Connections, and CASA/ Court Appointed Child Advocates are teaming up for a free networking and training opportunity - this Friday, from 9am. to Noon.
City Council on Monday heard a presentation and update on the Watershed Protection Plan from City Public Works Director, Greg Malatek. Officials report a high bacteria/e coli count from area deer, ducks, and other animals may force a wildlife reduction policy in New Braunfels.
City Council last night approved its Consent Agenda, which included renewing the industrial district designation for the WalMart distribution facility; contracts to begin design through construction on the Live Oak Avenue/Katy Street Improvements Bond Project; and contracts for the Wood Road/Landa Street Drainage Improvements Bond Project. District One Councilmember George Green followed with a presentation from City Development Coordinator, Jeff Jewell detailing the possibilities and strategies for a revitalization effort in District 1. KGNB asked Green about his revitalization plan.