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New Braunfels Herald-Zeitung (Newspaper) - August 26, 1980, New Braunfels, Texas 23S Tuesday Taylor Communications lm 25 cents August HeraldZdtunQ 89 Nov47 USPS 377880 New Texas Burglars Make em says Boeck By HENRY KRAUSSE Staff writer A burglar trying to enter a home will follow the line of least and if a breakin attempt takes too much time or makes too much the chances are good hell drop That was the message Police Chief Burney Boeck brought to a meeting Monday of the New Braunfels Board of Time and noise work against the The average residential burglary takes about three Boeck Boeck showed a film illustrating security measures that can be taken to reduce the speed and ease with which an intruder can enter a Reinforcing the weak points in your house forces him to break glass or tear at a door something he doesnt want to He knows he can go next door and get inside a house that hasnt been protected that he Boeck spoke of the Neighborhood Watch program in the Gruene sub division of Cypress and said the success of the program depends on the time and effort of the You need a a to get things he The main thing it involves is getting together and knowing your Its a sim plistic idea but it Its a learning but its well worth your time and he The with three is Boeck and consequently puts a priority on those cases that have a better chance of resulting in If you dont mark your TV your if you dont take pictures of your jewelry or then even if we can find it youd have a hard time getting it he The developed by police organizations in California and urged homeowners to survey their doors and windows and take measures to block easy Doors with windows should have a twocylinder dead bolt to prevent a thief from reaching through a broken panel and opening it from the Garage doors should be and anchored to the ground on the inside with a metal or to the sides with a If a resident leaves town for any length of a car should be parked up against the garage preventing its opening and giving the impression Someone is at A padlock is only as good as its the film Wood screws on a hasp should be replaced by Windows should be but never nailed Sliding window locks can be and the louvertype win See Page 16A Stall photos by Robert Johnson Soccer fans Bill and Travis Colleran listen to discussion Council requests cost of soccer field restrooms New Braunfels Soccer Association badly needs restrooms and fencing for its fields on Live Oak its president Walt Still told City Council Lets get an idea on how much restrooms will then go from council members Confronted with a roomful of parents and youngsters supporting the council backed Joe Rogers motion to have city parks and recreation director Don Simon check out the costs for the which association second vice president Ed Ford said was its number one The item will be on the agenda at the council meeting The association expects to register more than youngsters playing on 90 teams for the 198081 which begins in October and ends in Still As a a master plan has been prepared designating seven fields on the soccer he Although the association has more than left of a grant from the that wont fund the needed Ford That is not going to go very Still The city fathers have in their hands the destiny of the soccer Fencing is required to provide a barrier between the soccer fields and neighboring he We have to have some sort of a Ford estimated restroom construction would cost around if an outside contracting firm was If the city built the it would cost he Fencing also would cost around he The city has no funds budgeted for soccerrelated City Manager The fields could also use which is in short supply Still in Another needbuilding a four foot high fence between the fieldsmay become a project of the Evening Lions Ford Anderson taps Lucey for his running mate By THE ASSOCIATED PRESS John the unhappy has signed on an equally disenchanted Democrat as a running but he still may be left a lonely bystander when it comes to the presidential debates of Anderson capped days of speculation by naming former Patrick Lucey of Wisconsin to the 2 spot on his independent ticket once President Carters ambassador to Mexico and then a campaign leader for Edward declared that he remains a dedicated but Carter has no chance at all to this after meeting me president at the White saw things dif He said Carters odds are increasingly better every and he publicly embraced the administrations economic once the target of his severest as having been improved to the point that he views it as a step In Los Republican nominee Ronald Reagan and running mate George Bush took pains to clarify their policy toward China and in sisting that the flap over their con tradictory remarks in recent days resulted more from semantics than charged that not had been hypocritical on the But Reagan and Carter appeared headed toward a meeting of minds on at least one namely that of restricting any White House debates to The president has made it clear all along he would prefer to meet Reagan and Carter campaigners say they are eager for as many as six Reagan said Monday he would prefer just two one on foreign policy and the other on domestic in any both sides confirmed they planned to discuss today the possibility of onetoone possibly outside the proposed format planned by the League of Women The league wants three starting 18 in and has indicated ft would invite Anderson as the third participant if he achieves a 15 percent showing in the national polls by City joins Edwards in lawsuit Following city attorney Irvin Boar nets City Council members Monday said it was fine with them for Edwards Underground Water District to list New Braunfels as a co plaintiff in the districts suit against the Fish and Wildlife Its as long as the city doesnt have to foot a portion of the legal council Council voted 51 to have Boarnet draw up a resolution to that Mayor Pro Tern Barbara Tieken cast the lone no The service recently decided to list the San Marcos Springs as a critical habitat for four species of aquatic Edwards directors responded by filing for an injunction against the stating the service didnt consider the economical The board doesnt like the ruling because it means the habitat must be and to maintain the habitat the springs must be kept Inside TAKING EUWD general manager Tom Fox With a combination of growth arid theres no guarantee that flow could be Decreasing human consumption would be the only and that would be difficult in a growing he As a any future activity which could be construed to affect the spring flow might be subject to FWS review and possible Fox Boarnet said EUWD at torney Howard Newton had indicated legal fees could run anywhere from to if the case goes to Because of the high and because he felt the district would have a difficult time showing any adverse affects caused by the FWS Boarnet advised council not to par ticipate He did see no problem with the city becoming a coplaintiff as a goodwill which Fox said was fine with Ventilation Condensation cause of Scholl says Wetz asks fourday work week study Walt Still outlines the soccer master plan Comal County commissioners voted Monday to spend in building maintenance funds to improve attic ventilation in both the Courthouse and Roofing contractor Atwell Scholl told commissioners a leaking ceiling in the tax assessors office was caused by condensation forming under air conditioning equipment in the Court house and recommended in stalling windoperated turbines in the roof and insulation in the attic to correct the who last week completed roof repairs on the bell tower of the Court also recommended the replacement of an attic ventilation intake Ipuver to improve air conditioning in the Courthouse The especially on highhumidity causes the My feeling is the repair work done by the previous contractor was not up to the best of Scholl said of the Based on the square footage of air space in the four 14inch turbines should be put in to take the air out of the Scholl Insulation would also help absorb the excess he Commissioners gave Scholl the go ahead for the turbines and but decided to wait for a cost estimate on the In a related Monroe Wetz urged a study to see how much money could be saved if Courthouse personnel switched to a fourday work The idea came from a discussion of an airconditioning maintenance contract slated for consideration at next weeks County Judge Max Wommack also reported a meeting Friday with Department of Energy officials who urged the county to shut down Court house airconditioning on weekends as a conservation They told me anytime you can shut a unit down over the it costs less to recool than to keep it I always thought it was the other way Wommack I would like a study made on what would happen if we went to a 40hour 10 hours a day for four daysId like to see how much money it would Wetz The Sheriffs Department has a separate airconditioning could close the door at the end of the hall and be able to shut off the rest of the County Auditor Bate Bond observed when it was noted the sheriffs office had to stay open all Charles Mund warned that people used to conducting Courthouse business on Fridays might The road department doesjjt work on and Ive had six complaints about he
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