Canyon Lake + Guadalupe River Area (830) 907-2300

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WORD Committees Meet this Fall

WORD has various committees that meet each year to make recommendations to the WORD Board on policies, activities, and other issues throughout the District.  In order to get an ample amount of input and feedback to make good decisions for our area, we need your help in serving.
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The new sign on River Rd. was recently installed and it looks FABULOUS! This project has been in the works for quite awhile and was funded by WORD of Comal County. Lakescapes built the rock structure and the sign was made by Brushmaster Graphics. For the final touch, Bobby Barclay with Lakescapes donated the materials and manpower for the landscaping.  During the September 19 cleanup event, volunteers showed up to help get those beautiful plants in the ground.  A huge THANK YOU to everyone that made this project possible!


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In September, WORD completed the flood warning system project from Canyon Lake into New Braunfels.  Funding partners on the system are WORD, New Braunfels, Comal County, and Guadalupe County. This system has two components, river gauges and sirens.

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Chart of River Laws on the Guadalupe

The river laws in the unincorporated area of Comal County (Canyon Lake) are different than the laws within the City of New Braunfels. The chart below lists these differences on the Guadalupe River only.

River Laws Map River Laws Chart

For more information on river laws in New Braunfels, visit their website at