New Braunfels Named Second Fastest Growing City in U.S.

May 19th, 2016 | Posted by Downtown New Braunfels | DTA

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Heavy Rains Force Closure of New Braunfels’ Comal River

May 18th, 2016 | Posted by Downtown New Braunfels | DTA, News

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According to a recent post on the New Braunfels Police Department Facebook page, the Comal River has been closed to recreation until further notice: Due to heavy rains overnight, the Comal River is now closed to all recreation. As of this release, the Dry Comal Creek (which feeds the Comal River) is currently flowing at […]

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The City of New Braunfels Parks and Recreation Department is conducting a master planning process for the beloved Landa Park and Arboretum. The design team will work to develop the plan through October of 2016 using a multi-faceted strategy, including collaboration with the Master Plan Steering Committee, a stakeholder group and the general public. Among […]

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The rains this week have caused Canyon Lake to rise, and since New Braunfels and the surrounding area have been out of drought conditions, the lake is in need of letting some of that water flow on. Hence, the U.S Army Corp of Engineers has increased the release rate from the Canyon Dam to over […]

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New Braunfels Makes List of Coolest Suburbs – Features Local Downtown Spots

April 20th, 2016 | Posted by Downtown New Braunfels | DTA, News

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Well, New Braunfels, you’ve done it again – you’ve made another list. This time it was’s best suburbs in 35 of America’s cities. via When we undertook this piece, we had a simple goal. Tell someone moving out of a particular city the coolest potential smaller community to live in nearby. In doing […]

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Extended Hours This Week For New Braunfels Resident River Passes

April 18th, 2016 | Posted by Downtown New Braunfels | DTA, News

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Passes available outside of normal business hours this Thursday. In January, New Braunfels City Council passed ordinance that would assess a $2 river access fee to all non-residents of New Braunfels on Saturdays, Sundays, and holidays between Memorial Day and Labor Day. The ordinance also stated that residents of New Braunfels would be waived of […]

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New Braunfels to Show Off Bookmobile Plans April 15

April 14th, 2016 | Posted by Downtown New Braunfels | DTA, News

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For most, April 15th is equated to taxes. But for New Braunfels, this year’s April 15th will be a celebration of National Bookmobile Day. The New Braunfels Public Library Foundation will soon be purchasing a new bookmobile, and the public is invited to not only come view the plans for the vehicle, but also meet the […]

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Tonight: New Braunfels Art League Hosts Chamber Mixer Downtown

April 12th, 2016 | Posted by Downtown New Braunfels | DTA, News

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The Greater New Braunfels Chamber of Commerce hosts many great mixers throughout the year, and is one of many great benefits to being a member. Today, the mixer will be held at one of the many businesses that is also a member of the Downtown Association – The New Braunfels Art League. via The […]

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Phoenix Saloon Makes List of Must See Hill Country Historical Markers

March 10th, 2016 | Posted by Downtown New Braunfels | DTA

The Phoenix Saloon in Downtown New Braunfels just recently celebrated the 6th anniversary of opening their doors to live music, cold beer, and some of the best chili in the state of Texas. Featured on the Travel Channel and the Food Network, the building the houses this New Braunfels food and music establishment just recently […]

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Alamo Area MPO Looking for Your Input Tonight

March 1st, 2016 | Posted by Downtown New Braunfels | DTA, News

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A meeting to take public input on over $100 million in potential projects, including New Braunfels, will be held tonight, Tuesday, March 1 from 6:00 – 8:00pm at the New Braunfels Civic Center. Read more in the press release below. Alamo Area MPO Public Meeting for the Transportation Improvement Program – It’s Your Move, New […]

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