City of New Braunfels announces holiday closures

In observance of Christmas on Dec. 25 and New Year’s Day on Jan. 1, some city of New Braunfels facilities will close or have adjusted hours. (Warren Brown/Community Impact Newspaper)
In observance of Christmas on Dec. 25 and New Year’s Day on Jan. 1, some city of New Braunfels facilities will close or have adjusted hours. (Warren Brown/Community Impact Newspaper)

In observance of Christmas on Dec. 25 and New Year’s Day on Jan. 1, some city of New Braunfels facilities will close or have adjusted hours. (Warren Brown/Community Impact Newspaper)

In observance of Christmas on Dec. 25 and New Year’s Day on Jan. 1, some city of New Braunfels facilities will close or have adjusted hours.

New Braunfels City Hall, the public library, parks and recreation administrative offices, Fischer Park Nature Center, the city municipal annex, the recycling center and the Westside Community Center will be closed Dec. 24-25 and Jan. 1.

Das Rec will be closed on Dec. 24-25 and will have reduced hours on Dec. 31-Jan. 1 from 8 a.m.-5 p.m.

Residential trash, recycling or green waste collection will not be impacted by the holidays and commercial waste will not be collected Dec. 24-25 or Jan. 1. The city recycling center and administrative offices at the New Braunfels Solid Waste and Recycling Division will be closed Dec. 24-25 and Jan. 1.

The New Braunfels Public Library will close at 6 p.m. Dec. 23 and reopen Dec. 28 at 10 a.m. The library will also close at 6 p.m. on Dec. 31 and reopen on Jan.2 at 10 a.m.


The Westside Community Center will close at 5 p.m. Dec. 23, reopen at 9 a.m. Dec. 28, close at 5 p.m. Dec. 31 and reopen at 9 a.m. on Jan. 2.

The Landa Park Golf Course at Comal Springs will close at 3 p.m. Dec. 24, remain closed Dec. 25, offer normal operating hours Dec. 31 and be closed on Jan. 1.

The Landa Recreation Center and the Fischer Park Nature Education Center will be closed Dec. 24-25 and Jan. 1.

For additional information, visit the city of New Braunfels website.
By Lauren Canterberry

Reporter, New Braunfels

Lauren joined Community Impact Newspaper as a reporter in October 2019. After graduating with a degree in journalism from the University of Georgia in Athens, Georgia, Lauren was a freelance journalist and worked as a college English teacher in China. At CI, Lauren covers education, local government, transportation, business, real estate development and nonprofits in New Braunfels.