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Texas' seasonally adjusted unemployment rate fell to 3.8 percent, setting a new record for the lowest unemployment rate recorded in four decades. The Texas economy added 54,500 seasonally adjusted nonfarm jobs in November. Annual employment growth for Texas increased to 2.7 percent in November, marking 91 consecutive months of annual growth.

Featured at the meeting will be presentations by City of New Braunfels Parks and Recreation Director Stacey Dicke and New Braunfels Assistant City Attorney/Prosecutor Nathan Brown. Date: January 9, 2018 Time: 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM Address: Holy Family Catholic Church 245 S. Hidalgo Avenue

Citizens are invited to attend the groundbreaking ceremony for the project on Thursday, January 11th at 11:00 a.m. The event will be held at 233 Alves Lane near the intersection of Seminole Drive. The street and drainage improvement project is a part of the City of New Braunfels 2013 Bond Program,

New Braunfels, Texas — On today’s date, at approximately 5:15am, a New Braunfels Police officer attempted to make a traffic stop on a tan-colored GMC Suburban in the 1100 block of I-35 South (on the frontage road at Walnut Avenue). The SUV refused to stop and fled from the officer, entering I-35

NEW BRAUNFELS — Fall rains mean an open fireworks season for unincorporated areas of Comal County over the New Year's holiday; however, Fire Marshal Kory Klabunde encouraged residents to use caution if they plan to shoot fireworks. The Keetch-Byram Drought Index for Comal County is below 300 – and well below the threshold where the county can restrict the use of fireworks, Klabunde said.
The City of San Marcos Resource Recovery program and Texas State University’s Bobcat Blend Composting program are offering San Marcos residents a way to divert leaves from the landfill. Bobcat Blend is collecting leaves at the parking lot of the Grant Harris Building at 401 E Hopkins. Leaves and grass clippings can be brought in trash bags or paper bags and deposited in the cage trailer. Leaves
NEW BRAUNFELS — Comal County offices will be closed for Christmas on Monday and Tuesday, Dec. 25-26, and for New Year's Day on Monday, Jan. 2. Hours for the Moe Schwab Recycling Center and regional recycling drop-off locations will be as follows: 1.Recycling Center closed from Saturday, Dec. 23 through Tuesday, Dec. 26, and closed Monday and Tuesday, Jan. 1-2. 2. Regional drop-off locations
New Braunfels, Texas — On Tuesday, January 16, 2018, beginning at 6:00 p.m., the public is invited to attend a discussion on the South Castell Visioning Plan. This is the sixth in a series of public meetings planned to include the community in the visioning process that is in progress for the South Castell Avenue area in downtown New Braunfels. The meeting will be held in the ballroom of the New
NEW BRAUNFELS—The offices of New Braunfels Utilities will be closed on Monday, December 25 and Tuesday, December 26 for the Christmas holiday. The offices will also be closed on Monday, January 1 for the New Year’s holiday. Customers are asked to report service issues or outages by calling the 24/7 NBU Control Center at (830) 629-4628 (4NBU).
Hays County Courthouse, San Marcos, TX – Hays County travelers once again have a two-lane bridge over the Blanco River on Post Road between Kyle and San Marcos following a ribbon-cutting and ceremonial tree-planting Wednesday morning. The bridge, washed away during the 2015 Memorial Weekend flood, is the only alternative route to I-35 between Kyle and San Marcos and serves thousands of citizens
Spend the day at the Landa Recreation Center with fun-filled activities such as games, crafts, movies and more. Bring a morning snack and a sack lunch each day. Check for the camper handbook. Date: January 4, 2018 Time: 7:30 AM - 6:00 PM Address: Landa Recreation Center Cost: $22.00 To register call: 830-221-4370
(AUSTIN) — Texas Comptroller Glenn Hegar today announced a temporary tax amnesty program giving certain delinquent taxpayers a chance to make their accounts compliant with state tax law without incurring penalties and interest on tax due. The Texas Tax Amnesty Program will run from May 1 to June 29, 2018. The program applies to periods prior to Jan. 1, 2018, and only includes liabilities that
NEW BRAUNFELS — Applications to submit a mail-in ballot for Comal County elections in 2018 will be accepted starting Jan. 1. Residents wanting to vote by mail must submit a new application for each calendar year; applications submitted before Jan. 1 will not be approved, said Elections Coordinator Cynthia Jaqua. The deadline for the Elections Office to receive an application for the March 2018
City of San Marcos offices will be closed on Monday and Tuesday, Dec. 25 and 26, for the Christmas holiday. Christmas and New Year's Day trash and recycling service will move to the next service day for the entire week, ending on the Saturday of each week when service for Friday and Saturday will be performed on Saturday. The San Marcos Municipal Court, located at the Hays County Government