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Friday, September 18, 2020
The Bastrop Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors elected Chad Benoit as the Chair Elect for 2021 at their monthly Board meeting on September 16, 2020. Benoit joined the board in 2018 and will serve as the Chairman of the Board in 2022 during the Centennial year of the Bastrop Chamber of Commerce. Benoit is a Financial Advisor with Strategic Capital based in Bastrop, TX.  “The Chamber is ...read more
Categories: Community, Chamber, Press Release
Tuesday, September 15, 2020
Bastrop County Animal Shelter Helpers Sponsors Fall "Prevent a Litter" Campaign Join Bastrop County Animal Shelter Helpers in preventing unwanted litters of puppies and kittens! Our campaign is to spay or neuter 100 more pets from low-income households in Bastrop County before the end of 2020.  Help us get the word out to pet owners in financial need! They can apply for our spay/neuter ...read more
Categories: Community, Human Interest
Thursday, September 10, 2020
Governor Greg Abbott today announced that Bastrop, having completed the multi-step certification process, has been designated as a Music Friendly Community by the Texas Music Office (TMO). The Music Friendly Community program seeks to foster music business economic development in Texas cities and communities.  TMO Community Relations & Outreach Specialist Chip Adams presented the Music Friendly ...read more
Categories: Entertainment, Travel & Tourism, Community, Press Release
Thursday, September 10, 2020
Contact:Chris BryanKevin Lyons Email Us512-463-4070Comptroller.Texas.Gov1-800-531-5441ext. 3-4070FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE  September 10, 2020 Comptroller Glenn Hegar Distributes $765 Million in Monthly Sales Tax Revenue to Local Governments(AUSTIN) — Texas Comptroller Glenn Hegar announced today he will send cities, counties, transit systems and special purpose taxing districts $765.3 ...read more
Categories: Economic, Government, General News Article, Press Release
Friday, August 21, 2020
For Immediate Release  August 20, 2020  Contact: Cameron Cox  Chief Executive Officer  (512) 332-8870 cameron@bastropedc.org BEDC Approves of Tesla Gigafactory & Film Sound Studio Study The announcement of the new Tesla Gigafactory to be located near the Austin-Bergstrom International Airport creates new opportunities for Bastrop area in terms of automotive suppliers. Secondly, the ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Economic, General News Article, Community, Education, Press Release
Friday, July 10, 2020
The Bastrop Association of Sheriff's Employees is seeking to start a new program that would allow B.A.S.E (Nonprofit Organization) to donate money for breast cancer research each year. Similar to No shave November, our deputies/jailers will be donating money to have the honor to wear the pink badge for the month of October. That money would then be donated in full to a breast cancer ...read more
Categories: Community, Press Release, General News Article
Friday, July 10, 2020
Bastrop, Texas – The Bastrop Chamber of Commerce is proud to announce that they are ranked 5th by paid membership for the 2020 Book of List by the Austin Business Journal. This is up from #7 in 2019 and #11 in 2018.   “We are excited that our strategic planning, focus and hard work is paying off.”  said Becki Womble, Bastrop Chamber President and CEO. “Every day we strive to exceed expectations ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Press Release, General News Article
Monday, July 06, 2020
21st Annual Bastrop Veteran's Carshow CancelledAfter much deliberation and careful consideration of safety concerns and requirements related to the COVID-19 Virus, the Bastrop Area Cruisers have decided not to host a Veterans Weekend car show in 2020. The ever-evolving guidelines from various government entities as related to the virus, the resulting increase in the needed level of volunteers and ...read more
Categories: Community, General News Article, Press Release, Travel & Tourism
Friday, March 20, 2020
Disaster Field Operations Center West   Release Date:  March 20, 2020Contact:  Richard A. Jenkins, (916) 735-1500, Richard.Jenkins@sba.govRelease Number:  TX 16381-01Follow us on Twitter, Facebook, Blogs& Instagram   SBA Offers Disaster Assistance to Texas Small Businesses Economically Impacted by the Coronavirus (COVID-19)  SACRAMENTO, Calif. – The U.S. Small Business Administration is ...read more
Categories: Community, Education, Government, Chamber, Economic, General News Article, Press Release
Friday, December 27, 2019
Contact: Becki WombleBastrop Chamber of Commerce President/CEO(512) 303-0558bwomble@bastropchamber.com    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE                                                                             December 27, 2019     Bastrop Chamber of Commerce Rolls Out Tiered Dues Investment Schedule  Bastrop, Texas – The Bastrop Chamber of Commerce is proud to announce a new Tiered Dues ...read more
Categories: General News Article, Chamber, Press Release

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