Bastrop County Hotlines (Updated)

The Bastrop County hotlines have new hours. For Information regarding COVID-19 for Bastrop County citizens: Bastrop County Local Governments COVID-19 Hotline Call 512-303-4300. Open Monday thru Friday 8am – 8pm; Saturday 8am – 12 pm; and Sunday 9am-1pm. If you have symptoms or medical questions: Ascension COVID-19 Medical Hotline Call 1-833-978-0649. If you have symptoms …

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23 cases of COVID-19 reported in Austin region as of Thursday

Bastrop County Cares has received communication from several local, state and national authorities over the last week in regards to the evolving situation related to the spread of COVID-19 (Coronavirus). On Sunday, the Centers for Disease Control (CDC) issued a recommendation that organizers cancel or postpone in-person events that consist of 50 people or more …

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Bastrop County Cares office hours modified

Bastrop County Cares has encouraged its employees to work from home when possible in response to the COVID-19 (Coronavirus) pandemic. Our office, located in the Bastrop County Courthouse Annex, will be closed to the general public until further notice. If you need immediate assistance, please contact Executive Director Debbie Bresette at or 512-922-9578.

Work Starts on Stony Point Playground

A new playground is coming to Stony Point this fall, and community members came together last week to start work on the site. The Stony Point playground project is the second playground renovation Bastrop County Cares is facilitating in the county with support from St. David’s Foundation and KaBOOM. Last month McDade ISD students participated …

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Press Release: Collaborative Approaches to Well-Being in Rural Communities Grant

A cornerstone of the Hogg Foundation’s guiding principles, we will ensure that historically excluded and under-represented populations (on the basis of race, gender, sexual orientation, disability, socioeconomic status, geography, etc.) are included in this community-driven process. Please see the attached press release: CLICK HERE