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Posted on: February 7, 2023

How to have brush picked up after winter storm

Option for Tree Limb Brush Collections 16x9

As many people across the Texas Hill Country begin to clean up after the winter storm, the City of Boerne understands many residents in the City have downed branches and brush in need of disposal. Residents have several ways to have the vegetation removed...

See the options.

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Posted on: February 7, 2023

Winter Storm Recap: How the City Responded

A Boerne Utilities electric crews works from a cherry picker truck

February kicked things off in true winter fashion as we have experienced what we hope is our big winter weather event for the season. The brunt of last week's winter weather and cold temperatures are in the rearview mirror, and we wanted to provide a brie...

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Posted on: January 26, 2023

City breaks ground on large sidewalk extension, utility improvement project

City leaders pose with shovels at groundbreaking ceremony

City leaders braved the colder weather on the morning of Wednesday, Jan. 25, 2023, to break ground on a much-need sidewalk expansion and utility improvement project in central Boerne.

The Capital Improvement Project will see the addition of nearly one mile...

Read about the project.

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Posted on: November 28, 2022

Boerne Utilities customers can now pay bills by text message

Graphic reads: Pay your utility bill via text

The City of Boerne now offers a new text message payment option for Boerne Utilities customers. This option gives customers another safe and secure payment method available 24 hours a day, seven days a week.

If you are interested in this option, please fol...

Learn how to sign up.

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Posted on: October 14, 2022

City rolls out new online chat feature for utility customers

graphic reads "new live chat for utilities customers"

Boerne Utilities customers have a new way to connect with a Customer Care representative in the form of an online chat feature.

The new live chat feature can be accessed by visiting the Boerne Utilities Customer Care and Billing webpage and clicking on the...

Learn about Live Chat.

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Posted on: August 1, 2022

Q&A: Talking water with Boerne Utilities director

Graphic reads "Utilities Director talks Water Conservation" over picture of Boerne City Lake

Hear from Utilities Director Mike Mann

Water management and conservation have remained a priority as Boerne and nearly the entire state of Texas continue to experience a prolonged drought and higher than normal temperatures in 2022.

With this in mind, we ch...

Hear from Boerne Utilities Director Mike Mann.

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Posted on: June 30, 2022

City of Boerne launches new tool to report water violations

Water sprinkler with text reading "new webpage for water violations"

Residents have a new tool to notify the City of Boerne of potential watering violations as we work together to conserve water and highlight the current Stage 2 Water Restrictions requirements.

Historical water data shows an increase in usage in the summert...

Learn about water conservation.

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Posted on: June 30, 2022

City receives statewide recognition for PSA/Marketing

Jeff Carroll, Chris Shadrock, and Jill Christian pose with TAMIO award

The City of Boerne received a 2022 Award of Honor at the Texas Association of Municipal Information Officers (TAMIO) Conference in Houston in June. Of the 11 categories, Boerne was recognized for Public Service Announcement, population under 100,000 peopl...

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Posted on: May 16, 2022

Annual report shows Boerne's drinking water meets or exceeds EPA requirements

graphic of water faucet with words "Drinking Water Quality Report" and Boerne Utilities logo

The City of Boerne's drinking water has once again been proven to meet or exceed all federal requirements set by the Environmental Protection Agency.

The 2021 Annual Drinking Water Quality Report has been released and contains important information about t...

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Posted on: December 21, 2021

City employees volunteer at local nonprofits for Give Back Days

City of Boerne employees volunteering

During this season of giving, 37 employees from the City of Boerne teamed up to volunteer at local nonprofits during the month of December.

The City’s Human Resources department coordinated the Employee Give Back Days, partnering with Hill Country Daily Br...

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Posted on: February 17, 2022

Rates increasing slightly for residential waste collection

Waste Management Trash Bins

City of Boerne residential customers who have their garbage and recycling collected through the City’s contract with Waste Management will see a slight increase in their monthly garbage bill. The increase amounts to less than 80 cents per month for custom...

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Posted on: April 15, 2021

Remember to call 811 before you dig

digging working in garden

Did you know April is National Safe Digging Month?

As we head into the spring season people may find themselves out in their yards adding to their gardens or landscaping.

Before you dig, however, you are asked to call 811 to make sure there are not undergro...

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Posted on: March 23, 2022

Online bill pay to get new look in early April

New City Hall and Utilities Signage

Boerne residents who utilize online payments for utility bills or municipal court payments will notice a new look by April 1, 2022.

From the initial landing pages to the functions once logged in, there will be several difference of note.

Login information, ...

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