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The Texas Workforce Commission (TWC) today announced that 10 counties including, Austin, Bastrop, DeWitt, Gonzales, Karnes, Lavaca, Lee, Polk, Tyler and Walker, have been added to Presidential Disaster Declaration FEMA 4332-DR . TWC is accepting applications for Disaster Unemployment Assistance (DUA) from individuals whose employment or self-employment was impacted by Hurricane Harvey.

New Braunfels, Texas — Requests from residents regarding pickup for tree debris related to Hurricane Harvey must be made by 5:00 p.m. on Tuesday, September 5, 2017. Brush debris removal started on Thursday, August 31st and all requests made before September 5th will receive tree debris collection

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In Case of Emergency If this is an emergency or life threatening situation – please hang up and dial 9-1-1. FOR TEXAS: Otherwise dial 3-1-1. When should I call 911? If you are in a life-threatening situation and can't reach 911, contact your county emergency operation center If you are unable to

WASHINGTON – Hurricane Harvey has devastated the Texas coastline leaving many communities without necessary resources like food, water, and shelter. Congressman Vicente Gonzalez (TX-15) is working with federal, state, and local agencies to update South Texans on response efforts and share information on how South Texans can assist recovery efforts. The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA)
AUSTIN –The Texas Workforce Commission (TWC) is accepting applications for Disaster Unemployment Assistance (DUA) in 11 additional counties as a result of severe weather due to Hurricane Harvey. Individuals whose employment or self-employment was impacted by Hurricane Harvey may now apply for Disaster Unemployment Assistance (DUA) with the Texas Workforce Commission (TWC) as a result of an
Aggravated Robbery New Braunfels, Texas — On today’s date (Aug. 29, 2017), at approximately 3:10pm, the New Braunfels Police Department was dispatched to a business in the 1600 block of West San Antonio Street for a report of an aggravated robbery. The store employee, a 25-year old male from Seguin, told officers that two men had entered the store, displayed a firearm, demanded cash, assaulted
NEW BRAUNFELS, TX – On Sept. 1, New Braunfels High School will host the first home varsity football game at Unicorn Stadium against the Alamo Heights Mules. Kick off will be at 7:30 p.m. with the pregame festivities beginning at approximately 6:45 p.m. Below are some important details for those attending any game at Unicorn Stadium. "With the start of a new season, we wanted to remind our fans
NEW BRAUNFELS — To help residents clean up from Hurricane Harvey, Comal County will waive its usual fees for dropping off brush at its Recycling Center through Saturday, Sept. 16. The fees will be waived for non-commercial customers who bring proof of county residency with their load of brush. "We've received numerous reports of branches and limbs knocked down by Harvey, as well as some reports
New Braunfels, TX –The City of New Braunfels is hosting a Bulky Goods Drop-Off for residential customers on Saturday, September 16th, from 7:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. The last vehicle in line at 11 o’clock will be the last one assisted. Each quarter the City designates a day for residents to bring bulky items for disposal and recycling. See list of locations and important information about the
New Braunfels, TX – The Westside Community Center (WCC) will be closed to the public this Friday, September 1st to allow for installation of new carpeting to the upstairs hallway and second floor classroom. The facility will reopen with its normal schedule on Saturday, September 2nd. Although the WCC library will be closed on Friday, the center will still continue its Hunger Hero outreach with
SAN ANTONIO -- The South Texas Blood & Tissue Center (STBTC) sent out 350 units of blood on Tuesday in the first large wave of shipments to the hurricane-ravaged Texas Coastal Bend. Blood drives from Corpus Christi to Houston have been canceled and donation rooms closed following widespread damage and flooding caused by Hurricane Harvey. As a result, STBTC and blood centers across the country
New Braunfels, Texas — Joining other cities, agencies and organizations around the country, City of New Braunfels first responder emergency personnel and equipment have been dispatched to provide aid to the thousands affected by the record-setting flooding and destruction in Texas. “As Texas deals with the devastating effects from Hurricane Harvey, the City of New Braunfels is ready to assist,”
The Individual Assistance division of FEMA is available to support Texans recovering from Hurricane Harvey, and help you through the process of applying for assistance. If you're ready to apply now for disaster assistance or would like more information on the types of assistance available please visit . Access to Disaster Help & Resources