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2018 Grant Request Deadline in September

Each year, WORD of Comal County accepts requests for Community Development purposes from other Governmental agencies and nonprofits.  This year, all requests for the 2018 Budget year will be considered at the September WORD Board meeting, to be held September 20, 2017.

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WORD's monthly board meetings are held on the 3rd Wednesday of every month starting at 5:30 pm. The next scheduled board meeting is on September 20, 2017  

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July 5, 2017 Flow Update


Releases from Canyon Reservoir near Sattler will be reduced from 150 cubic feet per second (cfs) to 115 cfs beginning at 7 p.m. Wednesday, July 5, 2017, due to reduced inflows. In the absence of measurable rainfall upstream, Canyon release will remain at 115 cfs until further notice. As always, flow releases may change in response to weather conditions or other factors.


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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

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