Archived Press Releases

This page provides Archived information from the Comal County Public Information Office.  Press releases will be available for 2 years on this webpage.

Paul A. Anthony
Public Information Officer
830-221-1110 | anthop@co.comal.tx.us
100 Main Plaza
New Braunfels, Texas 78130


12-01-2016: Recycling Center to accept live Christmas greenery

11-23-2016: Upcoming Extension Office events

11-23-2016: Thanksgiving week closures

11-16-2016: Fire marshal investigating fire, fatality

11-15-2016: Applications open for University of County Government

11-10-2016: County to provide tax rebate for auto parts warehouse

11-04-2016: Comal County Election Day information

11-03-2016: Miller, Holder honored with Key to the Courthouse

11-02-2016: Next DIY Saturday features kitchen gifts

10-28-2016: Extension Service seeking help with pecan weevils

10-25-2016: Caution urged during Tuesday intersection lane closure

10-24-2016: Property owners to begin receiving tax statements

10-18-2016: Elections office encourages early voting

10-13-2016: HOA/POA questions to be addressed

10-06-2016: Tuesday is voter registration deadline

10-04-2016:  DIY Saturday this weekend

10-04-2016: Household hazardous waste collection

09-26-2016: Flu shots available

09-21-2016: Closures for Fair Day

09-21-2016: National Voter Registration Day

09-13-2016: Tax rate approved for 2017 budget

09-13-2016: Grand opening for Bulverde Annex

09-08-2016: Landscaping workshop for new residents

09-02-2016: DIY Saturday focuses on fall gardening

09-01-2016: November elections changes

08-30-2016: County to host fruit conference

08-24-2016: 2017 budget approved

08-18-2016: Budget, tax rate hearings set

08-15-2016: Burn ban lifted

08-11-2016: Agreements in place to shelter evacuees

08-05-2016: Food-handler certification course

08-05-2016: Extended hours for back-to-school vaccines

08-04-2016 Burn Ban reinstated

07-28-2016: Burn ban lifted

07-22-2016: Summer sealcoat program

07-21-2016: Zika-prevention guidelines for travelers

07-14-2016: Burn ban goes into effect tomorrow

07-14-2016: Historical Commission honored

07-12-2016: Vaccinations available from Public Health

7-01-2016: Independence Day closures

6-30-2016: Fire Marshal urges caution, consideration when using fireworks

6-24-2016: Deputy shot in line of duty

6-17-2016: Historical Commission receives grant for work on three ranches

06-16-2016:External audit gives county financial report clean bill of health

06-15-2016: Public Health open house at new location

06-13-2016: New emergency preparedness website

06-07-2016: DIY Saturday pickling class

06-06-2016: Veterans Treatment Court receives $50 000 grant

06-03-2016: Bulverde Tax Office to Move into new annex Monday

05-26-2016: County recognized for financial transparency

05-26-2016: Memorial Day closures

05-23-2016: Polling places for Election Day tomorrow

05-16-2016: Early voting starts today

05-12-2016: Project manager selected for jail

05-11-2016: Pesticide applicator training at Extension Office

05-04-2016: New mosquito-abatement policy for vacant properties

04-28-2016: District Clerk extends hours for Passport Night

04-22-2016: Monday is runoff voter registration deadline

04-22-2016: Land records to be available online

04-19-2016: Public Health throws Spring Fling for child immunizations

04-14-2016: Extension Office to train childcare providers

04-07-2016: Runoff early voting, Election Day information

04-01-2016: Next DIY Saturday features backyard chickens

03-31-2016: Revamped Adopt-a-Road program adopted

03-28-2016: Comal County press release: NHANES update

03-24-2016: Comal County press release: Architect selected for new jail

3-18-2016: Media invited to NHANES open house

03-17-2016: Food handler class available March 22

03-08-2016: Comal County press release: Flood siren testing schedule finalized

03-04-2016: Comal County press release: DIY Saturdays begin this month

03-03-2016: Comal County press release: National health study interviews begin Saturday

02-26-2016: Comal County press release: Clerk's office accepts e-filed land records

02-25-2016: Comal County press release: Friday is the last day to vote early; Election Day location changes

02-23-2016: Comal County press release: Online input open for transportation projects

02-12-2016: Comal County press release: Extension to hold diabetes cooking classes

02-10-2016: Comal County press release: Master gardeners to host annual seminar

02-10-2016: Comal County press release: Health authority named to infectious disease task force

02-05-2016: Comal County press release: Officials continue to monitor Zika virus developments

02-05-2016: Comal County press release: Incentives awarded for wire manufacturer expansion

02-03-2016: Comal County press release: Not too late for flu vaccines

02-02-2016: Comal County press release: Public input needed on transportation plans

02-02-2016: Comal County press release: Applications accepted for family protection fee funds

02-01-2016: Comal County press release: National health, nutrition study coming to county

If you are a registered voter, you might have received a registration card with your first and middle/maiden names transposed. We're aware of this mistake and will resend you a correct card. The Comal County voter rolls remain correct, and this printing error will not keep you from casting a ballot in the 2016 primary or general elections. Thank you for your patience and your participation in the voting process!

01-27-2016: Comal County press release: Voter registration deadline for March 1 primary

01-27-2016: Comal County press release: Property tax payment deadline is Monday

01-20-2016: New Canyon Lake buoys, signs installed

01-15-2016: Extended hours for county, district clerks

01-13-2016: State gives perfect score to Courts-at-Law collections process

01-06-2016: New Braunfels to host regional infectious-disease workshop

01-04-2016: Comal County to seek federal reimbursement for emergency funds

12-22-2015:  County to Provide Tax Incentives for CTG Plant

12-21-2015: Applications open for University of County Government

12-02-2015: Residents eligible for flood-damage reimbursement

12-30-2015: Open house Monday for new Veterans Treatment Court View Brochure

12-29-2015: Fire marshal urges caution, common sense when using fireworks

12-28-2015: FEMA, SBA to staff mobile disaster recovery centers next week

12-28-2015:  Voter registration card error will not affect residents' ability to vote

11-24-2015: Commissioners Court approves RFQ for jail architect

11-20-2015: Office aims to prevent truancy

11-20-2015:  County closures for Thanksgiving week

11-17-2015: New county GIS maps available

11-16-2015:  New alternative dispute-resolution program established

11-13-2015: New Braunfels area Kleck Park open to the public

11-12-2015: Extension Office recommends disinfecting wells after flooding

11-09-2015: Changes to emergency alert system

11-03-2015: Jail and NBISD bonds, Spring Branch incorporation approved

11-02-2015: Flood victim's body recovered

10-30-2015: Damage assessment ongoing

10-30-2015: Disaster declaration issued

10-30-2015: River flooding, evacuations

10-29-2015: AACOG road show

10-26-2015: Kleck Park ribbon-cutting

10-26-2015: Burn ban lifted

10-23-2015: More than 2,000 ballots cast in first week of early voting

10-21-2015: Residents urged to stay alert as flood chances increase

10-20-2015: Public Health Office to be closed next week

10-20-2015: Comal County press release: Household hazardous waste collection

10-19-2015: Tharp named state's Prosecutor of the year

10-14-2015: Early Voting Begins Monday October 19th

10-14-2015: Master Naturalist class applications due Friday

10-09-2015: Public meeting on jail bond set for Bulverde

10-08-2015: Tax office main branch closed for maintenance Monday

10-06-2015: Extension open house to feature crafts, petting zoo, tree planting

09-29-2015: Phone-system transition may lead to limited outages

09-29-2015:Plague-response exercise at 8 a.m. Friday

09-24-2015:Flu vaccines available at public health office

09-23-2015: Moody’s gives county high marks

09-21-2015: Public Health Office needs volunteers for plague-response exercise

09-21-2015: Drive scheduled for National Registration Day

09-16-2015: Grant to fund new county juvenile intervention center

09-15-2015: Extension Office to Conduct Healthy Eating Workshops

Jail Bond Information

09-08-2015: New Sirens to provide data, warning along Guadalupe river

08-20-2015: Jail Bond

09-08-2015: Open house scheduled for new voting machines

08-21-2015:  Comal County Sets 2016 Budget

08-20-2015: Jail Facts

08-13-2015: Comal County to introduce court program focused on veterans

08-07-2015: District Clerk’s Office offers new credit card payment options

08-06-2015:  County to provide $1 million for Loop 337 project

08-06-2015: Burn ban to take effect Friday morning

08-05-2015: Groundbreaking ceremony scheduled for new Bulverde office

08-04-2015:  Extension Office offers abuse prevention class for childcare

07-28-2015: Public Health extends hours to offer back-to-school vaccines

07-23-2015:  Directors appointed to new Groundwater Conservation District

07-14-2015  New Comal County elections equipment to arrive Thursday

06-26-2015  Clerk’s office to begin issuing same-sex marriage licenses Monday