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Tuesday, February 21, 2017
PRESS RELEASE For immediate release February 21, 2017 Media contact: Robert Wood 512-637-7709 RWood@txbiz.org Texas Association of Business Names New CEO Jeff Moseley, native Texan, brings extraordinary experience to the role Following an extensive search process, the Texas Association of Business (TAB) executive committee has appointed Jeff Moseley to lead the organization, which serves as the ...read more
Categories: Press Release, Chamber
Thursday, February 09, 2017
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE BASTROP OPERA HOUSE February 6, 2017 BASTROP-- Chester Eitze, Executive Director of Bastrop Opera House, has been selected by the American Association of Community Theatre as a recipient of its 2017 National Special Recognition Award. Each year this award is presented to only a few individuals across the nation whose contributions to community theatre are “far reaching ...read more
Categories: Community, General News Article, Press Release
Monday, February 06, 2017
The Bastrop EDC is hosting a public input session on February 13, 2017, beginning at 6:00 p.m. at City Hall, to discuss options for 921 Main Street. The lot has been empty since a fire destroyed the building in 2003. In 2016, due to damage sustained by the neighboring buildings, the Bastrop City Council approved the EDC purchasing the lot in order to remediate the damage and determine the future ...read more
Categories: Community, Press Release
Thursday, February 02, 2017
The Texas Main Street Program of the Texas Historical Commission has recommended Bastrop Main Street for National Accreditation to the National Main Street Center. The recommendation is based upon Bastrop’s report of Progress submitted to the state office as part of its annual reporting requirement for Fiscal Year 2016. “Bastrop Main Street turns 10 this year, and celebrated on Monday ...read more
Categories: Community, Press Release
Thursday, February 02, 2017
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE For More Information Contact: February 2 nd , 2017 Becki Womble 512-303-0558 Bastrop Chamber of Commerce presents a Night at the Oscars with Bastrop stars… Chamber staff, board and volunteers are gearing up for the 79 th Chamber Banquet & Annual meeting at the Bastrop Convention & Exhibit Center, 1408 Chestnut street. The entire Bastrop community is invited to ...read more
Categories: General News Article, Chamber, Press Release
Tuesday, January 31, 2017
WASHINGTON – Congressman Blake Farenthold (R-Texas) released the following statement today after being appointed Chairman of the Subcommittee on the Interior, Energy and Environment: “I want every American to be able to enjoy our natural resources, whether it’s through lower gasoline and electric prices, more jobs as a result of using what we have in this great country, or ...read more
Categories: General News Article, Political, Press Release
Tuesday, January 31, 2017
Downtown Bastrop is kicking off the 2017 Art Walk Season this First Friday, February 3 rd from 5:30 to 8:30 p.m. in historically hip downtown Bastrop. The monthly event showcases and celebrates galleries, artists, restaurants, shops and small business and celebrates the season of love this month. “Show your love for Bastrop and support our small businesses, artisans and artists in downtown ...read more
Categories: Community, Human Interest, Press Release, Travel & Tourism
Monday, December 19, 2016
For Immediate Release Date: December 19, 2016 Local Business Owner Announces Bid for City Council Place 3 Bastrop - Lee Harle is pleased to announce his candidacy for Bastrop City Council Place 3. He is the owner of Bastrop River Company, a river recreation business founded in 2012. Harle is an active volunteer in the community and has served on numerous boards and committees including: Bastrop ...read more
Categories: City Council, Press Release, Political