Our community's record growth has come with new customer expectations. The changing electric utility industry has New Braunfels Utilities focused on key topics including renewable generation, distributed generation, and demand response. The high cost of new water supply requires us to carefully evaluate the timing and selection of supply projects in which we will invest. Each of these require essential infrastructure to meet the needs of our community, for generations to come.

Click here to see the Five Year Capital Improvement projects Overview.


Proposed Rates Overview.


New Braunfels Utilities held two community forums on
October 2, 2019. New Braunfels Utilities (NBU) CEO shared important information on NBU’s water supply and management, Water Resources Plan, infrastructure, the five-year capital improvement projects that are in process or about to begin, conservation initiatives, and proposed rate increases expected to go into effect November 1, 2019.

Proposed water and wastewater rate changes for
New Braunfels Utilities (NBU) customers are proposed to take effect November 1, 2019, upon approval from City Council.
New Braunfels Utilities is making required changes to its water and wastewater infrastructure, securing new water resources, and adding vital system capacity. This will ensure NBU is well prepared to meet the electric, water, and wastewater needs of its customers for generations to come.

The FY 2020 Budget and Financial Operating Plan offers a comprehensive overview of NBU’s Long Term Strategic Plan and financial outlook, as well as rate design and structure.