New Braunfels seeks state approval for 2 gateway monument signs

The rendering shows what the nighttime view of a proposed gateway sign would look like.

The rendering shows what the nighttime view of a proposed gateway sign would look like.

In preparation for the city’s 175th anniversary in 2020, the city hopes to install two gateway monument signs along I-35.

Stephen Hanz, who a New Braunfels Chamber committee member that is involved in the the 175th anniversary celebration, presented the designs to City Council on March 25. The council approved the design of the signs.

The structures also require approval from the Texas Department of Transportation because they will be located within the state’s right of way along I-35.
By Rachel Nelson
Rachel Nelson is editor of the New Braunfels edition of Community Impact Newspaper. She covers local business, new development, city and county government, health care, education and transportation. Rachel relocated to Central Texas from Amarillo in 2009 and is a graduate of Texas State University's School of Journalism and Mass Communication.


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