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By Brandon Mulder | Tue, 01/07/2020 - 11:45

Bastrop County earned a berth on a top 10 list of fastest-growing local economies of 2019, according to a recent study.

The financial technology company SmartAsset ranks Bastrop County seventh on its list of counties experiencing the highest rates of business growth in 2019. The study determined Bastrop County experienced a 14% growth in business last year, as determined by GDP growth, the number... Read More

By Cameron Cox - Bastrop Economic Development Corporation | Sun, 12/22/2019 - 00:00

The Bastrop Economic Development Corporation is a powerful tool for growth and business development. As the new chief executive officer of the BEDC, it is my intent and vision to see the city of Bastrop grow strategically and develop intelligently with the help of the chamber, city and the county. We must all work together to positively impact this area commercially.

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By Brandon Mulder - Bastrop Advertiser | Thu, 12/19/2019 - 14:00

The Ascension Seton healthcare provider on Tuesday announced the grand opening of its Bastrop “neighborhood hospital,” the $30 million medical campus that will serve the Bastrop County area.

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By Brandon Mulder - Bastrop Advertiser | Thu, 12/12/2019 - 15:01

Bastrop’s Main Street Rehabilitation project is teed up to break ground early next year after the City Council approved a construction contract Tuesday night.

The council accepted a $1.75 million bid from Muniz Concrete and Contracting, a bid that was about $150,000 lower than what the city’s consultants originally estimated.

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By Andy Sevilla | Tue, 11/05/2019 - 16:06

The Bastrop Economic Development Corporation has hired its attorney to serve as its executive director after the departure of Mike Kamerlander.

Cameron Cox, a senior associate with Denton, Navarro, Rocha, Bernal & Zech who had served as the BEDC’s legal counsel for about a year and a half, began his role as executive director Oct 22. Cox has resigned from the law firm and will only work as the BEDC’s executive director.

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By Bastrop Economic Development Corporation | Mon, 10/28/2019 - 13:11


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.

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By Bastrop Economic Development Corporation | Tue, 10/22/2019 - 11:45
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Bastrop EDC 512-332-8870 info@bastropedc.org  

BASTROP, Texas, Oct. 22, 2019 – The Bastrop Economic Development Corporation (BEDC) Board of Directors has selected attorney Cameron Cox as its new executive director.

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By Jeff Bell - KVUE News | Wed, 10/02/2019 - 09:13

Bastrop County's Berdoll Pecan was featured in this KVUE video as part of a celebration marking 100 years since the pecan tree was named the Texas State Tree.

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By Andy Sevilla | Fri, 08/23/2019 - 10:43

Bastrop city officials on Thursday marked the completion of the Agnes Street extension at Texas 304 with a ribbon cutting ceremony, paving the way for Ascension Seton Neighborhood Hospital to open in fall.

The street’s extension runs east to west from Texas 304 to the eastern edge of the Seton hospital’s property. Ultimately, officials plan to extend Agnes Street east from the... Read More

By Gary Cooper - KXAN News | Mon, 08/19/2019 - 15:03

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