Streets & Drainage

Public Work with excavator

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Submit a Street or Drainage Problem

To report a repair or unsafe area, please use our Submit a Request tool or call (830) 221-4030.

Road Closure Map

To view current road closures in the City due to construction, high water, etc., please use the Current Road Closure Map.

  1. John Cox

    Streets and Drainage Manager
    Phone: (830) 221-4030

Division Overview

The Streets and Drainage Division is committed to performing the functions of planning, implementation, development and management of the City’s infrastructure system of streets to the highest safety and cost-effective standards possible. This division provides maintenance repair and reconstruction activities for City streets. The Streets and Drainage Division is composed of approximately 27 employees with a budget of $4 million.

  1. Streets Division
  2. Traffic Division
  3. Drainage Division

Streets Division

The Streets Division is responsible for all maintenance and repair of city streets. The division also conducts the annual street minor reconstruction program. This division is responsible for:

  • Repairing potholes
  • Removing objects in street

View the Annual Streets Maintenance Plan for FY 20-21 and FY 21-22.


  1. Traffic Signals & School Zones
  2. Overgrown Vegetation
  3. Mosquito Control
  4. Road Excavation Permits

Installation & Maintenance

The Streets and Drainage Division is responsible for the installation and maintenance of traffic signals and school zone lights within the city limits of New Braunfels.

To report a malfunctioning traffic signal, school zone flashing light, or other similar issue, please call the Streets and Drainage Division at (830) 221-4030, or use the Report an Issue tool.