Sunday, December 11, 2005

New Braunfels Herald Zeitung

Location: New Braunfels, Texas

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New Braunfels Herald-Zeitung (Newspaper) - December 11, 2005, New Braunfels, Texas OBITUARIES Paid advertisements ALDAHANUS Born June Passed away the 11th of November Alda was the former own er of Aldas Day Care in Houston Alda was a giving mother and She lived her life to the smartly dressed and easily enter She is preceded in death by her Maude and William and Sterlin Alda is survived by her two Don Crowe and wife Lois from and Mark Crowe in two Ross Crowe from California and Randy Crowe in Three great and Thomas a number of nieces and nephews and other loving relatives and friends includ ing Scott and Holden Hartle of Palm A memorial will be held in her memory at Landrys in Sea Brook Texas The Old Jimmy Walker Restaurant 16th at For those desiring memo rial may be made in the memory of Alda to your favorite George Hartman Grandpa George George Luth Hartmann was born January in St He died peacefully at Friday December just one month before his 100th He was an only child of William George Hartmann and Mathilda Luth He was preceded in death by his Pearl Heikert Hartman in June and beloved soninlaw William Andrew Slimpin in March He is survived by his only Jean Hartman three grandchildren Linda Alexander David Slimpin and Bill Slimpin four great grand children Paul Slimpin Andrew Renee Logan April Winn 3 great great grand Mary Crist Arrangements are pending for Mary age who passed away December at her home in Canyon Check it out children Abigayle Caleb and Christy At the age of he retired as an accountant with Shell Oil Because of his love for fishing and the out he spent most of the rest of his Ufe in In October of he moved to New Braunfels where he lived with his daughter and grandson Bill until his A memorial service will be December at pm at Doeppen schmidt Funeral Home of New Braunfels Doeppenschmidt FUNERAL HOME New Braunfels 830 6253434 December 2005 HERALDZEITUNG Page 3 A Environmental ordinance could help clean up city By Leigh Jonas StaffWriter Pleas Holder was sick and tired of seeing his neighbors yards piled high with junk and overflowing trash He was a frequent caller to the city of New Braunfels Code Compliance lodging complaints and beg ging city staff to do something to make the mountains of trash disappear But every time a compliance officer stopped by the offend ers the story was the The homeowner would clean up his mess within the 15 days allowed by city but sometime between days 16 and the junk would be Weve seen everything old old furni trailers loaded with junk and junk Holder They were turning our neighborhood into a and I didnt appreciate Holder continued to call city hall to complain until he real ized the citys environmental ordinance would need to change before his neighbor hood view would get any bet When code compliance comes the offenders do just enough to stay out of trou but the problem wasnt getting he Holder took his complaint to the New Braunfels City Council on asking them to close the loophole in the ordinance mat allowed people innumerable viola tions with no penalty for Seguin 838 Court Seguin 8303031192 New Only 05 Mustang Bring This Ad With You First Commercial You are invited to our Open House December 12th th December 16 Wassail and cookies all week Register to win one of ten childrens Christmas stockings to be giving away on December 16th As Independent As Texas 1656 State Hwy 46 New TX 78130 830 6252661 Last we responded to 700 This it will top Joe Lara City sanitarian the On city council will vote to grant Holders wish and give the environmental ordi nance a few more The ordinance changes would allow the city to take a resident to municipal court for more than one violation with in a 12month If con the repeat offender could be fined up to per City Sanitarian Joe Lara said he hoped the changes would cut down on the repeat viola tions tying up his officers Last we responded to 700 This it will top he Due process is but viola tions do If the new and improved ordinance should clean up the citys unofficial junk but it will also create problems for homeown ers forced to maintain drainage The ordinance includes restrictions on grass and brush and natural deten tion pond and ditch clutter mat can make flooding worse if it is not Homeowners have com plained in the past about the difficulty of maintaining the which often is exten sive and difficult to Several months coun cil directed City Engineer Mike Short to look at tightening detention pond requirements at the time they are installed to make them easier to main But existing ditches and ponds still would have to be maintained by individual homeowners or homeowners In other business council will consider A second and final read ing of an ordinance ordering Centerpoint Energy to cease and desist charging illegal gas The city believes the new gas rates are illegal because they were not proper ty advertised in New Braun AT A GLANCE What New Braunfels City Council meet ing When Monday Where City council 424 Castell the city man ager to enter into agreements with property owners for the purchase of property for the Church Hill Watershed improvement Annexing two tracts acres and 5 acres known as 349 Alves Increasing usage fees for several reserved picnic areas in city Extending the moratori um on offpremises signs bill boards until April Jim of Ful bright to advise council on Tax Increment Finance district 651 Business 35 Suite 240 New Braunfels Marketplace 830 6253203 Eva Saenz March December t Michael Jesus Barboza January December Not a day passes when you dont lead our We love you and miss you both so Love Viviana and the rest of the Barboza and Saenz Family 3 IN 1 Sprint sprint Xcingular Authorized Agent 200 Anytimes minutes Unlimited Night Weekend Minutes With No Roaming or Long Distance Nationwide FREE WITH INSTANT REBATE Samsung VI660 Family Talk Includes 2 Lines 550 Anytime Minutes to Share with Roll Over Nationwide Unlimited Mobile to Mobile Calling 5 PHONES ABSOLUTELY FREE Nationwide 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