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Chamber Announces: Shop Local Platform

Published Monday, May 18, 2020 1:00 PM

New Braunfels Chamber announces new Live Local platform with a brilliant blue logo and a proud

The Greater New Braunfels Chamber of Commerce is excited to announce that we will be launching a mobile-exclusive Savings/Rewards passport to locals and visitors in the next several weeks. We will be

New Braunfels Business Support

Published Wednesday, April 29, 2020 2:00 PM

In an effort to support our local businesses, we have created a landing page to display whether your business is open or closed.

Please help us collect this data by filling in the following survey.

Texans Helping Texans: Gov. Plan to Open Texas

Published Tuesday, April 28, 2020 2:00 PM

April 27, 2020: Governor’s Strike Force to Open Texas.

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“Texans are battling a colossal challenge—an invisible enemy that has tested our lives and our livelihoods—but overcoming

New Braunfels Zoom Backgrounds

Published Wednesday, April 22, 2020 2:00 PM

Here is a sampling of zoom backgrounds that you can use during your online meetings!

New Braunfels Town Hall Meeting Invite

Published Thursday, April 9, 2020 2:00 PM

The Texas Hotel & Lodging Association will be holding a webinar this Thursday, April 9th at 2:30pm. This interactive town hall will cover topics such as SBA loans, employment law issues, and dealing

CARES Act Provisions

Published Monday, March 30, 2020 1:00 PM

The U.S. Travel Association has fought hard to include several major provisions contained in the final package to help travel companies and our workforce in the form of:

  • Loans and loan forgiveness

Stay Home, Work Safe Order Amendment

Published Thursday, March 26, 2020 2:00 PM

Stay Home, Work Safe Order Amendment –

The Prince Solms Park, Hinman Island Drive, River Acres Park, Last Tuber’s Exit, Boy Scout Hut, and the Faust Street Bridge will be closed until further notice.

Economic Injury Disaster Loan

Published Tuesday, March 24, 2020 1:00 PM

Please follow this link for more information: SBA Disaster Assistance in Response to the Coronavirus.

Here are a few things to have ready when filling out an application:

  • Business tax returns for the

Founders Day Virtual Toast with Alex Meixner

Published Saturday, March 21, 2020 2:00 PM

Polka artist Alex Meixner posing in front of the Downtown New Braunfels Plaza Bandstand

Jump on Facebook at 2pm for a special Founders Day virtual toast with Alex Meixner! Snap a photo or video of your toast and share it to social media with the hashtags #Since1845 and #InNewBraunfels.

ACT BY NOON FRIDAY: Join US Travel Associations Sign-On Letter

Published Thursday, March 19, 2020 1:00 PM

Message from the US Travel Association:

We’re in the midst of an extreme situation – one without precedent. We stand with you and are fighting every day in Washington to protect travel workers and the