City Council to host Citizen Forums on COVID-19, April 14 - April 16

The New Braunels City Council district map can help residents identify which forum they should join. (Courtesy city of New Braunfels)
The New Braunels City Council district map can help residents identify which forum they should join. (Courtesy city of New Braunfels)

The New Braunels City Council district map can help residents identify which forum they should join. (Courtesy city of New Braunfels)

New Braunfels' City Council will host a series of citizen forums about the city's response to the COVID-19 pandemic. Mayor Barron Casteel and Mayor-Elect Rusty Brockman will participate in all three meetings.

The forums will be held online via Zoom and residents may also call 877-853-5257 and enter a meeting I.D. to join the discussions, which begin at 6 p.m., Tuesday-Thursday.


The first forum is scheduled for Tuesday, April 14, and will feature District 1 council member Shane Hines and District 2 council member Justin Meadows. Residents may join the discussion by attending an online Zoom meeting at this link, or by dialing in and entering the meeting I.D. 985-182-289.

Council members Harry Bowers and Matthew Hoyt will host the forum for District 3 and District 4, respectively, on Wednesday. Participants may join the Zoom meeting, or call and enter meeting I.D. 161-051-577.

District 5 and District 6 will host their forum on Thursday and council members Wayne Peters and Leah Garcia will be joined by council members-elect Jason Huerta and James Blakey. Residents may attend the Zoom meeting, or call and enter meeting I.D. 857-523-631.
By Warren Brown
Warren joined Community Impact at the beginning of 2020 as the editor of its New Braunfels paper and now reports the news in San Marcos, Buda and Kyle. Warren previously wrote for the Dallas Observer and Fort Worth Weekly and he brings a passion for truth and equality to his reporting.


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