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Contact: Pam Quidley
Communications and External Affairs Manager
830.312.7940 |

(New Braunfels, TX – November 16, 2023) – Beginning today, New Braunfels Utilities (NBU) will be replacing a section of aging water infrastructure on Garden Street Bridge with an expected completion date of Saturday, December 16, 2023. The east side of Garden Street Bridge will be closed to the public to maneuver equipment, materials, and crews safely. The closure will be daily from 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

Vehicular traffic should expect barriers and posted detour routes on South Union Avenue. There will be no southbound thru traffic permitted on West Lincoln Street. Traffic will be detoured to South Union Avenue, to East San Antonio Street, to South Seguin Avenue, and back on to East Garden Street.

All work is expected to be completed as scheduled, weather permitting.

New Braunfels Utilities will provide up-to-date traffic impacts at If any questions, contact the NBU Water Department at 830.608.8833 for more information.


About New Braunfels Utilities:
New Braunfels Utilities (NBU) strives to be a trusted community partner dedicated to excellence in service and is one of 2,000 community-owned, nonprofit public power electric utilities in the nation.  With a mission of strengthening our community by providing resilient essential services, NBU is governed by a Board of Trustees comprised of residents appointed by the New Braunfels City Council. New Braunfels Utilities provides electric, water, and wastewater services.  Utility revenues are continually invested back into the systems of the customers, which benefits the community.  New Braunfels Utilities makes an annual transfer to the City of New Braunfels, which in turn helps to pay for services such as fire, police, and parks.  Follow NBU on Facebook at, on Twitter at @nbutexas, and to learn more, visit