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Wednesday, November 13, 2019
CITY OF BASTROP OFFICIALLY ADOPTS NEW LAND-USE REGULATIONSBastrop Building Block (B3) Code Finalized as Key Deliverable of Building Bastrop InitiativeBASTROP, TEXAS – November 12, 2019 – Tonight, the Bastrop City Council unanimously voted to approve on second reading the ordinance adopting the Bastrop Building Block (B3) Code. This action is the culmination of the Building Bastrop initiative, ...read more
Categories: Government, General News Article, Press Release
Friday, November 08, 2019
Freedom Solar Signs Contract for Major Solar Power Installation at Lost Pines Toyota in Bastrop  Lost Pines Toyota Is the First Dealership in Bastrop to Utilize Solar Power, Underscoring the Dealership’s Commitment to Green Initiatives  Austin, Texas—November 5, 2019. Austin-based Freedom Solar today announced it has signed a contract with Lost Pines Toyota in Bastrop for a major solar power ...read more
Categories: General News Article, Press Release
Wednesday, November 06, 2019
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASENovember 6, 2019Comptroller Glenn Hegar Distributes Nearly $850 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 $849.6 million in local sales tax allocations for November, 4 percent more than in November 2018. These allocations ...read more
Categories: General News Article, Economic, Press Release
Monday, November 04, 2019
CASA of Bastrop, Fayette & Lee Counties is pleased to announce the recent appointment of (left to right)  Connie Sellers, Sandra Hart, Meghan McArthur, Tracy Rupp, Paul Egitto, Renee Benson, Teri Dusold, and Teresa Sterling as Court Appointed Special Advocates (CASAs) by Judge Benton Eskew on October 22, 2019.    CASA of Bastrop, Fayette & Lee Counties endeavors to provide trained volunteer ...read more
Categories: Community, Government, General News Article, Press Release
Tuesday, October 29, 2019
OU EDI GRADUATE MEDIA RELEASE FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Jean Riemenschneider graduated from the University of Oklahoma Economic Development Institute on October 24, 2019 at the OU EDI Fall session held in Denver, Colorado. OU EDI is an intensive 117-hour certificate program which provides a broad spectrum of advanced education for the economic development professional. Mary Ann Moon, Dean, said, ...read more
Categories: General News Article, Community, Press Release
Tuesday, October 22, 2019
BEDC NAMES CAMERON COX EXECUTIVE DIRECTORBASTROP, Texas, Oct. 22, 2019 – The Bastrop Economic Development Corporation (BEDC) Board of Directors has selected attorney Cameron Cox as its new executive director.Mr. Cox, a senior associate with Denton, Navarro, Rocha, Bernal & Zech, brings 14 years of legal experience to the BEDC. He currently serves eight additional economic development corporations ...read more
Categories: Community, Economic, Government, Press Release
Wednesday, October 16, 2019
Happy Day- the Lighted Christmas Parade Packet is here!   As we usher in this cooler weather, we are hoping that it is not too early to start thinking about Lost Pines Christmas! The Lighted Christmas Parade will be on Saturday December 14th, 2019 and we hope all of you will be there to celebrate! If you are interested in having a float, car, bike, horse or pedestrian group in the Parade then ...read more
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