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Thursday, July 30, 2020
At the July board meeting of the Bastrop Economic Development Corporation (BEDC), the Board of Directors approved a budget amendment in the amount of $320,000 for a third round of relief grants to help local businesses during the COVID-19 pandemic. Funding for this round of grants will be taken from the BEDC’s reserve fund. The first two rounds of grants were financed by reallocating funds in ...read more
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Wednesday, July 08, 2020
Contact:Chris BryanKevin Lyons Email Us512-463-4070Comptroller.Texas.Gov1-800-531-5441ext. 3-4070FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE  Comptroller Glenn Hegar Distributes $744.2 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 $744.2 million in local sales ...read more
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Wednesday, July 08, 2020
Bastrop County has unveiled a new CARES Grant opportunity for businesses inside county lines, but outside of city limits of Bastrop, Elgin and Smithville who have been impacted by COVID-19. The program will help small businesses continue business operations, retain employees, and fund adjustments needed to accommodate ongoing practice of social distancing and sanitizing requirements to deter ...read more
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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
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