News Releases

2017 News releases 

February 1, 2017

Kinderschuhe Fundraiser to Benefit CIS
March 31, 2017 Kinderschuhe Raises Over $10,000 for CIS
April 5, 2017  NBU Recognized for Water Stewardship
April 18, 2017
 Community Shred Day to be held April 22
 April 18, 2017  NBU to host Operation MedSafe on April 29


2016 News Releases

January 15 NBU launches online outage viewer

February 5  Court rules in favor of NBU in suit to protect water rights
March 3  NBU water crews complete Plaza valve work 
April 4 Comal Avenue sewer work requires closure
April 19  Customers make NBU Shred Day a huge success 
April 26  FM 725/Seguin Avenue closure needed for manhole work 
April 27 NBU to Host Operation MedSafe on April 30
April 29  NBU Board of Trustees announces retirement of CEO Paula J. DiFonzo 
May 17 Water crews continuing repaving work on Plaza
May 18  Heavy rains lead to sewage overflow
June 2  New Effective Impact Fees in place 
June 6  NBU crews continue Plaza repaving work 
June 30  NBU and Oakview Consumer Confidence Reports available 
July 8  Lane closures scheduled for July 12 and 13 on Seguin Avenue 
August 12 New Braunfels on verge of Stage 1 
August 24  NBU employees achieve 365 days with No Lost Time 
September 13  E. coli notice issued by NBU 
September 29  NBU and GBRA partner to achieve objectives of Gruene plant 
October 20  Sewer maintenance work requires closure of Fredericksburg 
October 20  NBU to host Operation MedSafe on October 22 
November 21  NBU Board selects Ian Taylor as next CEO 

2015 News Releases

December 16 NBU Initiates DCC Program
December 3 Stage I Restrictions Ending
November 23 Stage II Restrictions Ending
November 6  Smoke Testing
November 3  SAFEhaven Coloring Contest Underway
October 29 NBU Requests Rate Increase 
October 23 Ask Bob Video Series
September 22 Sausage Wrap Sale for United Way
September 22  Operation Medsafe September 26
September 8     New Water Info Magnets
September 3 NBU Files Suit Against LCRA Over Water Rights
August 31 Partial Closure of Coll Street
August 31 Closure of Post Rd
August 12 Stage II Restrictions Returning
August 4 Stage II Restrictions Looming
July 30 Small Sewer Overflow Contained
July 27 Stage I Restrictions Returning
July 23 DiFonzo Presented With TPPA Jack Miller Public Service Award
July 17 Stage I Restrictions Nearing
June 30 NBU Holds Trinity Well Field Dedication
June 29 Consumer Confidence Report Now Available
June 25 Discolored Water Caused By Sediment and Air
June 22  Stage I Restrictions Ending
June 22 NBU Rolls Out New IVR Payment Option
June 12  Stage I Restrictions Returning
May 27 Attempted Scams on Business Customers
May 20 Survey Group Assessing Customer Satisfaction
May 14 Electric Rates Decrease Again
May 8 Sewer Spill Contained on Lake Dunlap
May 5 Crews Work on Comal Ave Sewer
May 4 NBU Increases Renewable Energy Portfolio With Wind
April 10 Shred Day April 18
April 7 Douglas Draeger Joins NBU as ED of Operations
April 2 John Krause Obtains Class A Water Certification
March 24 Closure on West San Antonio Street
March 20 Second Closure of Garden Street
March 16 Closure of Garden Street
February 20 Stage II Restrictions Returning
February 16 Closure of Post Road
February 11 Kinderschuhe 5K to Benefit CIS
January 21 Lane Closures for Seguin Ave
January 21 SAFEhaven Coloring Contest Winners
January 14 Daytime Closure of Walnut Ave
January 7 Nighttime Closure of Walnut Ave