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NEW BRAUNFELS, TX- As of September 2017 the very first family to partner with Comal County Habitat for Humanity, Betty Halsell and her son, have completely paid off the mortgage of their Habitat home without ever missing a payment or a deadline. On September 15, Comal County Habitat for Humanity will commemorate this milestone through an intimate ceremony of Betty ripping up the paper that has

AUSTIN, Texas – Three State of Texas/FEMA Disaster Recovery Centers will open Wednesday, Sept. 6, 2017: one in San Patricio County in the city of Ingleside; one in Calhoun County in the city Port Lavaca; and one in Victoria County in the city of Victoria. Disaster Recovery Centers offer in-person

SBA Tops $50 Million in Disaster Assistance Loans to Businesses and Residents Impacted by Hurricane Harvey

Open Invitation to the Public. Date: Monday, September 11th Time: 2:30 P.M. Refreshments, 3:00 P.M. Program & Meeting Place: Landa Haus, Landa Park 360 Aquatic Cir, New Braunfels, TX Program: Management of the Deer Population in New Braunfels and Landa Park Speaker: Dr. Liz Bates, Wildlife

NEW BRAUNFELS — To help get resources regarding county services, home care and landscaping into the hands of new residents, the Comal County office of the Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service is holding an open house for local realtors and homeowners associations. The free open house will be 9-11 a.m. Friday, Sept. 22. Refreshments will be provided. Attendees are asked to R.S.V.P. to Wanda
Saturday, October 7, 2017 Commemorate the holidays in our themed workshops! Choose your craft from an emailed list or we can pick one for you. All ages are welcome; children under 16 must be accompanied by an adult. You may work with your family or each of you may have your own project. Charges are per craft. Age: 12+ Landa Recreation Center Halloween Décor Workshop Get in the SPIRIT of Halloween
EagleView Technologies (“EagleView®”), the leading provider of aerial imagery and property analytics for the government, insurance and commercial sectors, this week mobilized a fleet of nearly two dozen aircraft to capture detailed, bird’s eye view images of Hurricane Harvey’s damage to help evacuees assess the storm’s impact on their homes. As of this morning, limited post-event imagery is

Utility work to affect traffic lanes on San Antonio Street

The New Braunfels Area Community Foundation is excited to open the application process for the inaugural Community Endowment for the Arts Fund grants. Four $1,000 grants will be awarded to nonprofit organizations grounded in the visual, creative or performing arts in New Braunfels and Comal County. The Community Endowment for the Arts Fund was established with NBACF in 2016. The long-term goal
AUSTIN, Texas – Four State of Texas/FEMA Disaster Recovery Centers are open: one in Jackson County in the city of Edna, one in Harris County in the city of Houston, one in Colorado County in the city of Columbus, and another in Fayette County in the city of La Grange. Disaster Recovery Centers offer in-person support to individuals and businesses in 32 counties included in the Texas federal
The City of San Marcos is joining other cities and counties in the Central Texas region in promoting WarnCentralTexas.org, a website residents can use to register their cell phones for hyperlocal emergency notifications. WarnCentralTexas.org has recently been redesigned to include disaster preparedness information, and the City is encouraging people to use both aspects of the newly designed
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 service. Requests made after September 5th will be treated as routine and any agreed upon service

FEMA and the Federal Family Coordinating with Partners to Support Impacted Communities in Texas and Louisiana