2023 Bond Program

Bond Timeline Infographic

Bond 2023

On May 6, residents of New Braunfels voted to fund $140,045,000 in city projects by issuing municipal bonds with no projected increase to the City tax rate.

2023 Bond Project Funding Graph Opens in new windowThe projects included in Bond 2023 were divided into three propositions:

Proposition A - Transportation

  • Total Cost: $99,330,000
  • Expected to include eight major transportation projects:
    • Common Street (Loop 337 to FM 306)
    • Barbarosa Road/Saur Lane (FM 1101 to Saengerhalle Road)
    • Conrads Lane (Goodwin Lane to FM 1102)
    • Kohlenberg Road (FM 1101 to IH-35)
    • Citywide Street Improvements to rehabilitate existing city street pavement, curbs, and sidewalks
    • Citywide Intersection Improvements including new traffic signals and turn lanes
    • South Kowald Lane (FM 1101 to IH-35)
    • Solms Road (IH-35 to FM 482)

Proposition B - Parks and Recreation

  • Total Cost: $12,155,000
  • Mission Hill Park - Phase 2, expected to include:
    • Improvements to existing 10-acre park, including:
      • Parking, Restrooms, and Event Space
      • Multi-level Observation Tower
      • Canopy Walk with access to Observation Tower Decks
      • Soft and Hard Surface Trails with Trailhead

Proposition C - Library Facilities

  • Total Cost: $28,560,000
  • Southeast Library Branch, expected to include:
    • 23,250-square foot building
    • Proposed features  includes:
      • Quiet study rooms
      • Meeting rooms
      • Public plaza and garden space

Learn More About the Propositions

Click the boxes below to learn more about each proposition.

 Proposition A - Transportation, 8 Citywide Projects, $99,330,000
Proposition B - Mission Hill Park Phase 2, $12,155,000
Proposition C - Library Facilities, $28,560,000
2023 Bond Video

Additional Resources

Use the links below for more resources, including Election Information (like voting locations and dates), details about the propositions on the ballot, as well as dates and locations of informational meetings where you can ask questions before you vote.