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Wednesday, May 27, 2020
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE  29th Annual Patriotic Festival Cancelled Due to COVID-19  BASTROP, TX, May 27, 2020 - As the City of Bastrop cautiously proceeds through the global coronavirus pandemic, the City Council has voted to cancel the Patriotic Festival originally scheduled for July 3rd. This decision comes in the midst of the ongoing pandemic. “It is with a heavy heart that we announce this ...read more
Categories: City Council, General News Article, Chamber, Community, Press Release
Tuesday, May 26, 2020
We are excited to offer a Tumbling Camp this summer! It’s a 3 day camp from June 15th-June 17th from 9am-12pm. No experience is necessary! Whether your child can do a forward roll or flip all over the house. EVERYONE is welcome! $150 for all 3 days. Each child will receive a drink and a snack each day. Follow the link to get registered now. Camp spots are ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Entertainment, Community, School District
Thursday, May 14, 2020
Contact:Rita Floyd, CASA Volunteer Recruiter/Trainer512.409.0771ritafloyd@casabastrop.com  Caring for Yourself and Others: National Mental Health Month with CASA of Bastrop, Fayette & Lee Counties   Bastrop, Texas – May is National Mental Health Month, and CASA of Bastrop, Fayette & Lee Counties wants you to know that caring for your mental health is just as important as caring for your ...read more
Categories: Community, Human Interest, General News Article, Press Release
Wednesday, May 06, 2020
Contact: Rita Floyd, CASA Volunteer Recruiter/Trainer512.409.0771ritafloyd@casabastrop.com  CASA of Bastrop, Fayette & Lee Counties Observes National Foster Care MonthBastrop, Texas – Each May, National Foster Care Month, we take the time to raise awareness of the children and families involved in the foster care system and the need for more people to step up to help them. Last year there were ...read more
Categories: Community, Human Interest, General News Article, Press Release
Wednesday, May 06, 2020
Contact:Chris BryanKevin Lyons Email Us512-463-4070Comptroller.Texas.Gov1-800-531-5441ext. 3-4070FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEMay 6, 2020Comptroller Glenn Hegar Distributes $824 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 $824.1 million in local ...read more
Categories: Economic, Government, General News Article, Press Release
Monday, April 27, 2020
Bastrop Chamber of Commerce Announces Hiring of New Business Manager  The Bastrop Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors and staff has announced the hiring of Pam Ferguson as the new Business Manager. She replaces Mari Tipton who took other employment after nearly 2 years of service with the Bastrop Chamber.  “The Chamber is thrilled to hire someone like Ms. Ferguson with her level of ...read more
Categories: Community, Press Release, Chamber, General News Article
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