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New Braunfels Herald-Zeitung (Newspaper) - April 10, 1991, New Braunfels, Texas BEST AVAILABLE C6PV SV RANGERS CONTINUE THEIR OFFENSIVE WM Page 8A New Braunfels 103 Stammtisch 707 Landa New Texas 78130 DSPS 377880 5126259144 Wednesday Best wishes The New Braunfels Herald Zeitung wishes happy birthday today to Ruben Enid Wil Dolly Herman Andrew Sauceda and Belated best wishes to Angel Diane Jackie Beene and Lesli Happy anniversary today to and Ernest Schraub and Fulgencio and Maria Caballero Know of a birthday or anniver sary Give our receptionist a call the day before at 6259144 wed like to share in the Check It out Were you aware that at the Dit tlinger Memorial Library you can celebrate National Library Week April 1420 Visit the library and enjoy the new display honoring Ferdinand the father of Texas botany and the founding editor of the NeuBraunfelser Zei The library is located at 373 Magazine Parade display The Ferdinand Lindheimcr Chapter Daughters of the Republic of Texas will meet at April 13 at Church in the Valley at Canyon Antonette Malms lead will present a program on the history of the childrens Kinder maskenball parade and will show old For more informa tion call RSVPdate Attention all McKenna Memor ial Hospital volunteers the correct RSVP date for the annual Volun teers Luncheon is April Joan director of volunteers at noted that invitations car ried a Pizza buffet Gattis Pizza has pledged a portion of the proceeds from its from 5 to 8 to the Project Graduation Fund Drive at New Braunfels High Project Graduation provides a substancefree graduation night party at each of Comal Countys three high with students and their parents raising funds for the Special sale The Community Service located at 202 will spon sor a dollar bag sale Thursday from to Airport greeting The family of WO1 Randy Smith n of New Braunfels invites you to join them as they meet the helicopter pilot at the San Antonio airport upon his return from Saudi Hes scheduled to arrive at Thursday on USAirs flight After a weekend with Smith will return to for active duty with the 101st Airborne Hes a 1987 graduate of Canyon High Project WILD A free Project WILD workshop for adult youth leaders and teach ers will be conducted Saturday by the New Braunfels Parks and Recreation To be held from 9 to 4 at picnic area in Landa the meeting will concentrate on the wildlife related supplemental programs multidisciplinary activities 2A Good Day A chance for showers continue intermittently today and with high of 80 expected followed by an overnight low near In New Braunfels Tuesday the high was 82 and the overnight low was For more weather infor please see Page Inskie DEAR TV April 1991 25 Cents Two 18 Pages Budget cuts may run deep By STEPHANIE FERGUSON Editor Comal County agencies and schools face the loss of million in state aid in the next two as lawmakers face a multibillion budget Judith said today a state budget based on available state revenues would trans late into dramatic budget reductions for health law enforce ment and welfare programs through out her senatorial including Comal State lawmakers were told Tuesday that the budget deficit would hit billion if all spending programs being sought by government agencies were House Bill the proposed approved by the Appropria tions Committee of the Texas House of could cost New Braunfels and Comal independent school districts more than mil lion collectively in state aid in 1992 and million in 1993 based on the current education funding Programs such as Infants and Children could lose in state aid destined for Comal County in 1992 and State funding to New Braunfels for the program Aid to See Page 2 Collision Emergency Medical Service technicians tend to victims of a two vehicle accident on Texas 46 and Bear Creek Road this Several persons were transported to McKenna Memorial Hospital in New Braunfels for No other details were available at press Photo by Erik Karlsson By STEPHANIE FERGUSON Nswa Editor The ongoing battle over municipal hotel occupancy tax revenue among local arts and historical groups is prompting the New Braunfels mayor to appoint a committee to hammer out an agreeable Mayor Arno Becker said he is close to making a decision of who will serve on the which he will It has to be people that can sit analyze and not get emo tional about certain he Im the eternal I personally think that we should be able to come to some type of recommendation that will be pleasing to the people involved in the and to the City The committee will be represented by persons from the City of New Braunfels Arts Commission and two from the recentlyformed City of New Braunfels Heritage Representatives from each commission must soon know what portion of tax they will be working with before decid ing what local organizations will receive funds and how Under the State Tax Code funds generated from tax must be used only to promote tourism and the convention and hotel The Code specifies that organizations that promote the arts and the restoration of history are eligible for those tax distribution for 1990 among arts and histori cal groups in New Braunfels ARTS Circle Arts Theater MidTexas Symphony Comal County Community Band Compania De Danza Folklorica Greater New Braunfels Arts Council New Braunfels Art League New Braunfels Childrens Museum New Braunfels Community Chorale New Braunfels Folk Dancers New Braunfels Chapter SPEBQSA HISTORICAL Historic Railroad Museum Heritage Society of New Conservation Society of New Braunfels Sophienburg Museum and Archives Last year in New was generated from said City Manager Paul adding of that went to the Chamber of leaving to be split among arts and historical Therefore for 7 cents of 3 cents goes totally to the Chamber and 4 cents is divided among arts and historical groups and for the operation of the Civic There has always been a battle for funds between the museum groups and the arts Grohman And the controversy of how the money should be divided sur faced Monday during a regular City Council Council Member Clinton Brandt proposed to give 10 percent of the available money to the Heritage Commission to split among heritage groups and 15 percent to the Arts Commission to be divided among arts We want to look at both of them as being an equal part of the community and yet realizing that we cant place a heavy burden on one and subsidize the he Brandt said in the next three years there should be a move to divide the money more equally among the Robert representing the New Braunfels German Folk said the money should be divided based on If this is cut up were going to feel the Its hard enough to keep an organization going like it is but if were cut substantially youre not going to be able to have us Council advised to cut power if waste burned By STEPHANIE FERGUSON News Editor A vocal opponent to the burning of hazardous waste in cement kilns is urging New Braunfels City Council to consider cutting off electricity to the Balcones Cement Plant if waste is burned I would ask that if they persist in this per mit to withdraw the elec trical services to said Paul a candidate in the May 4 city council That is within your power to do so according to City Fraser quoted from Section of the City Charter during the regular City Council meeting Monday during a citizen comment He said under the Charter the coun cil could jerk services from the Bal cones Cement Plant if waste is burned He is in opposition to the Lafarge and its subsidiary Sys tech Environmental because they are seeking permits to store and burn hazardous waste at the cement located on Wald outside the city Its a unique said New Braunfels City Manager Paul Groh We are going to look at The Charter states The city coun cil shall have the power and authority to sell and distribute electricity and water and to sell and provide for sew er services and any other utilities to any firm or corporation out side the limits of the City of New Its a unique said New Braunfels City Mana ger Paul We are going to look at And to permit them to con nect with said system under contract with the under such terms and conditions as may appear to be for the best interests of the would go a long way toward helping us require Lafarge to with draw their permit Fras er Grohman said the city staff will look at that but said Publ ic Utility Commission regulations are strict and may not allow Grohman said state and federal laws supersede city ordinances and Lafarge is one of the biggest utili ty users on the entire Groh man said adding that could signific antly impact rates of other Im not saying economic reasons should have any clout but its something in the complex issue of dealing with It may take something along those lines to move this battle one way or the New Braunfels City Council has maintained its stand to fight the prop osal to store and bunt hazardous waste at the Balcones Cement Making plans for Small Business Week in New Braunfels at a cham ber breakfast from Cash Larry Eddie Temple Gloria Elroy Rosemary Allen and Dennis Hermes Photo by Erik Karlsson poster contest among weeks activities By JANINE GREEN Managing Editor Special activities honoring area small businesses and the presenta tion of the prestigious Small Busi ness Person of the Year award will highlight New Braunfels second Small Business The Small Business Week Com under the leadership of Rosemary Tuesday final ized plans for the observance May Each year since Allen the president oi the United States lias designated a in May national Small Business leading the nation in u salute to the contribution of small businesses to Americas economy and This yeais theme is Small Business Building Ameri cas Nomination iouns tor the Small See Huyu M City approves contract with senior center By STEPHANIE FERGUSON News Editor A contract between the city of New Braunfels and the Comal County Senior Citizen Foundation was approved Monday by City They are one of our best said Council Member AlLurge James Its money well said May or Pro Tcmpore Ramon Chapa Recently city council members expressed an interest in supplying support for the Senior Citizen Found bui cities cannot make outright so City Attorney Barry Moore prepared the contract for senior citizen services in exchange for The Foundation currently is seek ing funds to remodel a Landa Street shopping center strip as a new senior citizens The coauaa states tiiat for the die Senior Citizen Founda tion will piuvide counsel clothing and moral support and guidance for the senior citizens of New Council members unanimously approved pulling from the citys contingency fund for the con Voting for the contract was Cha District 2 Council Member and District 4 Council Member Eddie
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