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Posted on: April 19, 2021

Upcoming UDC public meetings, milestones announced

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As the Unified Development Code progresses, the city’s Planning and Community Development Department has announced upcoming public meetings and milestones before the Planning and Zoning Commission makes its recommendations to City Council, and t...

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Posted on: April 19, 2021

Patrick Heath Public Library seeking two new members to serve on advisory board

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The Patrick Heath Public Library seeks two members to serve on its advisory board. The applicants shall possess knowledge of and commitment to libraries and literacy. 

The advisory board works with library staff to advise City Council through reco...

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Posted on: April 19, 2021

Rainwater harvesting, turf management online training set for May 11

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Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service’s Healthy Lawns and Healthy Waters Program will host a residential rainwater harvesting and turf management training May 11 for residents of Gillespie, Kendall and Kerr counties.

The free event is being of...

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Posted on: April 15, 2021

Job openings at Boerne ISD

BISD now hiring

Boerne Independent School District is a great place to work and grow professionally.

BISD and its employees are embraced by the community, which takes great pride in the tradition of excellence fostered by Boerne schools. That commitment to excellence is s...

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Posted on: April 15, 2021

City recognized as Tree City USA community for 11th straight year

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The city has once again been names a Texas City USA community by the Arbor Day Foundation. 

The honor is bestowed upon communities that show a commitment to effective urban forest management.

By having a tree board/department, tree care ordinance, ...

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Posted on: April 15, 2021

Job openings at the city

Now hiring

Throughout the year, the city of Boerne has various job openings within our organization.

Boerne is a treasure, nestled in the magnificent setting of the Texas Hill Country, and a quick drive into San Antonio, via Interstate 10. Boerne is home to about 20,...

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Posted on: April 15, 2021

Library recognized for outstanding work, community efforts

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Our Patrick Heath Public Library was recently cited by the Texas Municipal Library Directors Association for the 2020 Achievement of Excellence in Libraries Award. 

The award recognizes 10 areas of service and outstanding contributions our library...

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Posted on: April 15, 2021

Police department recognizes officers during 2020 awards ceremony

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The Boerne Police Department held their annual Awards Ceremony on March 11, 2021 to recognize exemplary service in 2020. 

“The police department is proud to recognize the hard work all these individuals and the rest of the team that make us succes...

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Posted on: April 15, 2021

Boerne VFD fish fry to return in 2021

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The popular Boerne Volunteer Fire Department fish fry will return in 2021. 

Mark your calendars for Saturday, May 1. 

Money raised from the event is used to purchase equipment such as rescue equipment, swift water equipment and apparatus.

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Posted on: April 15, 2021

City, community partners recognize importance of conserving natural environment

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In the heart of the Texas Hill Country, Boerne and its residents see firsthand the vital role our natural environment plays every day.

From the planting of native trees, grasses and plants the city of Boerne strives to better our environment and the animal...

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Posted on: April 15, 2021

Work on electric lines now saves on repair costs, reduces outages

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Work continues in Boerne’s northside and westside areas to improve our electric grid and increase its reliability.

For years now, Boerne Utilities has been making various improvements to our electric distribution system, with particular focus on the utilit...

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Posted on: April 15, 2021

Despite pandemic, city continues to enable learning opportunities

Four students from BISD Champion High School have been interning at City hall

Not even a pandemic can stop the city of Boerne from helping those in our community. As part of the 2020-2021 academic school year, four students from Boerne Independent School District’s Champion High School have been interning at two different departmen...

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Posted on: April 15, 2021

City expands ways Boerne Utilities customers can pay

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With a recent update to the city of Boerne app, Boerne Utilities customers can now pay their bill and receive important account information in seconds.

By utilizing the app customers can: 

  • Access real-time account information and consumption histor...
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Posted on: April 15, 2021

Boerne PD dedicates newly built police K-9 area

Police K-9 offices stand with the two young men who helped build the new training facility.

After months of planning and hard work, two members of the Boerne community officially dedicated the newly built Boerne Police K-9 area.

Samuel Adams and Ian Siemens began planning for the projects back in the spring of 2020 as part of their Eagle Scout pr...

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Posted on: April 15, 2021

I-10 main lanes to close between April 30 to May 3

Old Main Street overpass

As crews continue to make progress on the access road and new overpasses on Interstate 10, the upcoming demolition of the old Business Highway 87/Main Street overpass will require all main lanes of the interstate to be closed. 

The expected closur...

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