Power outages affecting Green Valley Special Utility District service in New Braunfels, Guadalupe County

A Green Valley Special Utility District alert shared Feb. 16 said widespread water outages would continue until power stabilized. (Amy Denney/Community Impact Newspaper)
A Green Valley Special Utility District alert shared Feb. 16 said widespread water outages would continue until power stabilized. (Amy Denney/Community Impact Newspaper)

A Green Valley Special Utility District alert shared Feb. 16 said widespread water outages would continue until power stabilized. (Amy Denney/Community Impact Newspaper)

The Green Valley Special Utility District, which provides portions of New Braunfels and Guadalupe County with water and wastewater service, reported power outages were affecting internet and phone lines Feb. 17.

The utility said it was aware of remaining water outages and was working to resolve them.

On Feb. 16, GVSUD shared alerts with customers about power outages at its water treatment plants, which it said prevented them from filling up completely to provide adequate pressure within its system.

An alert shared Feb. 16 said widespread water outages would continue until power stabilized, and customers were asked to avoid putting undue stress on its system by not running dishwashers and washing machines. Customers were also asked not to fill up bathtubs or do anything else using a large volume of water.

Businesses were also asked to conserve water.


The following New Braunfels neighborhoods are serviced by GVSUD:

  • Breeze Point Landing

  • Cypress Ridge

  • Country Meadows

  • Harbor Lake Shores

  • Lakeview

  • Legend Point

  • Long Creek - The Bandit

  • Prairie Pass

  • Preston Estates

  • Ridgemont

  • Samuels Court, Solms Preserve and Maldonado

  • Skyview

  • Southbank

  • White Wing

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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