About 100 local residents filed into the conference room at the Bastrop Convention Center Wednesday evening, as Texas Department of Transportation, city and University of Texas officials discussed several upcoming road projects and what they will mean for motorists traveling through Bastrop.Read More
I hear a lot about increasing traffic and the need for more parking in the central business district. Here is an update.Read More
Getting a clearer picture of the Bastrop housing market is on the horizon after the approval of a $30,000-plus contract for a housing study, approved during a regular meeting of the Bastrop Economic Development Corporation on Monday night.Read More
Bastrop, Texas - Will it be Pork Tenderloin with Sherry Sauce at the home where Sam Houston stayed or Roast Leg of Lamb with Herbs while finding out what it’s like to have Julia Roberts film in your home?Read More
What is the current housing availability in Bastrop and what is the likely future demand for both single and multi-family housing? Also, why is Bastrop not attracting more housing developers?Read More
Go Green Status report
The U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service (USF&WS) approved the Bastrop County “Lost Pines Unforeseen Circumstance Response Plan” (The Plan) on February 28th, 2014. The Plan provides authorization from the (USF&WS) to remove Burnt and Drought killed tress within 124,000 acre Permitted Plan Area of the Lost Pines.
The County and Go Green immediately began meeting and developing an implementation plan.
Documents required by The Plan:Read More
The annual report of Bastrop Main Street Program activities was presented to the board of directors of the Bastrop Economic Development Corporation during their regular meeting on July 28. Steve Dewire, board president of the Main Street Program (and also the general manager of the Hyatt Regency Lost Pines Resort & Spa in Bastrop), gave the presentation as part of its annual update on the program, partially funded by the BEDC. The program typically receives annual funding from the BEDC in the amount of $40...Read More
Bastrop ISD students will now have the chance to walk the graduation stage with two degrees in their hands. On August 25, the Colorado River Collegiate Academy (CRCA), located at 1602 Hill Street in Bastrop, will welcome 61 students for their inaugural freshman class.Read More