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    Wednesday, October 17, 2018
    Free Rides to the Polls Austin, TX October 19, 2018: The Capital Area Rural Transportation System will participate along with many Texas transit providers, taxis and ride share services offering free rides to and from Election Day polls. CARTS will be offering free rides for voters on Election Day, Tuesday, November 6th to voters going to the polls. CARTS provides transportation for the ...read more
    Categories: Elections, City Council, Community, Government, Political, Press Release, Travel & Tourism
    Wednesday, October 10, 2018
    BUILDING BASTROP: AN INTRODUCTION TO DOWNTOWN’S DNA  City of Bastrop to debut DNA Report at second community open house   The City of Bastrop is rewriting is land-use regulations and we need your help. Building Bastrop is a comprehensive approach to development, an opportunity to define our way of life for generations to come. By mapping the DNA of our City, analyzing our natural geography and ...read more
    Categories: Community, Government, Main Street, General News Article, Economic, Press Release
    Wednesday, October 10, 2018
    Comptroller Glenn Hegar Distributes Nearly $736 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 $735.9 million in local sales tax allocations for October, 11.4 percent more than in October 2017. These allocations are based on sales made in August by ...read more
    Categories: Community, Press Release, Economic, General News Article, Government
    Tuesday, October 02, 2018
    PUBLIC INFORMATION OFFICE  For Immediate RELEASECity of Bastrop hires over 81 years of development experience in three key positions…  Bastrop County, Texas – October 2, 2018 –The City of Bastrop is pleased to announce they have filled all senior level development positions including the Director of Planning & Zoning, Director of Development and Engineering, and Building Official.  “We have ...read more
    Categories: Community, Government, Press Release, Main Street, City Council, General News Article
    Tuesday, October 02, 2018
    October 1, 2018  BHS’ Trent Jimenez Garners Top Teaching Award  (Bastrop) – In a surprise announcement today, Bastrop High School (BHS) teacher Trent Jimenez was named the winner of Phi Beta Kappa Alumni Association of Greater Austin’s (PBKAAGA) inaugural Teaching Excellence Award. Jimenez will be awarded a cash prize of $2,500 at the fall meeting of the Association to be held on November 4, ...read more
    Categories: Education, Press Release, Community, General News Article, School District
    Monday, October 01, 2018
    Trunk or Treat Fall Fest - October 31, 2018 5 PM - 8 PM Call 512-718-3068 to reserve your spot!  Free Booths for Local Businesses! 
    Categories: General News Article, Entertainment, Community, Press Release
    Tuesday, September 25, 2018
    BASTROP REACHES 30-DAY MILESTONE DURING TEMPORARY MORATORIUM ON NEW DEVELOPMENT City Continues to Engage Community Around Building Bastrop Initiative BASTROP, TEXAS – September 24, 2018 – One month into the temporary moratorium on new development, the City of Bastrop continues to work with developers and residents in support of the Building Bastrop initiative. Building Bastrop is the ...read more
    Categories: Community, General News Article, Press Release, Economic, Government
    Wednesday, August 15, 2018
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEAugust 15, 2018Media Contact:Patti HixonBuie & Co. Public Relations512-633-1263patti@buieco.com   BASTROP CITY COUNCIL TAKES BOLD ACTION TO CREATE FISCALLY SUSTAINABLESTANDARDS FOR FUTURE DEVELOPMENT  City Council Calls for Temporary Moratorium on New Development, Enacts EmergencyDrainage Ordinance  BASTROP, TEXAS – August 15, 2018 – The Bastrop City Council last night ...read more
    Categories: Economic, Government, Community, General News Article, Press Release