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Posted on: January 20, 2022

90 Plus Years Old?

90 Years Plus

Call or email Elsie Williams with the following information or fill out the form before March 1, 2022. These individuals will be recognized during the sesquicentennial and will be included in interviews with the Elgin Oral Histories group. Elsie Williams:...

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Posted on: January 19, 2022

COVID19 Testing sites & Vaccination Clinic

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Drive thru COVID-19 testing is available seven days a week from 7am - 5pm at Walmart, 1320 West Hwy 290 testing site open at ACC Elgin Campus - 1501 US 290 For ACC - Enter at 2nd driveway, one way traffic only to drive thru testing center, exit County Lin...

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Elgin News
Posted on: January 19, 2022

Winter Weather Advisory

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The National Weather Service has issued a winter storm watch beginning early Thursday morning through 6 a.m. Friday. Temperatures are forecast to drop below freezing, with chances of a winter mix and ice. Take steps to protect your pets, plants and pipes,...

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Elgin News
Posted on: January 19, 2022

City Council Issues Proclamation for Elgin's Sesquicentennial

City Council recognizes 2022 as Elgin's Sesquicentennial year with a proclamation. The Sesquicentennial team invites you to volunteer, post a yard sign, and follow www.etx150.com for updates. View the proclamation here: https://www.elgintx.com/Do...
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Elgin News
Posted on: January 20, 2022

Bastrop County Approved for Texas Sec of State Countywide Polling Program

Bastrop County Elections Department applied, and has been approved for, the Texas Secretary of State's Countywide Polling Place Program. Tuesday, March 1, 2022, during the Primary Election qualified voters in Bastrop County will no longer be rest...

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Elgin News
Posted on: January 18, 2022

City Council and Mayor-at-Large Applications Being Accepted

City Council and Mayor-At-Large seats are open for a general election. The first day to file an application for a place on the ballot is Wednesday, January 19, 2022. Applications will be accepted until  5:00 PM on Friday, February 18, 2022. Appli...

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Elgin News
Posted on: January 17, 2022

How and Where to Register to Vote

Wondering how and where you can register to vote? Here are a few ways: 

?The Elgin Public Library has voter registration cards. 

?To register to vote in Bastrop County: http://ow.ly/nxMc50Hvy1V

?To register to vote in Travis County: http://...

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Elgin News
Posted on: January 19, 2022

Sign Up for Emergency Alerts

You can sign up for Emergency Alerts with the City of Elgin, Bastrop, and Travis Counties here: https://www.elgintx.com/1065/NewsEmergency-Updates 

Prepare for an emergency with these tips: http://www.elgintx.com/297/Emergency-Pr...

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Elgin News
Posted on: January 17, 2022

Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Day Proclamation

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Elgin City Council recognized Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Day with a proclamation here City of Elgin Offices are closed on Monday January 17, 2022. 

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Elgin News
Posted on: January 14, 2022

Bastrop County Health Fest - POSTPONED

Bastrop County Health Fest will be POSTPONED from Tuesday, January 25th from 4pm-8pm to Saturday, April 2nd from 11AM - 4PM at the Smithville Rec Center, 106 Gazley St, Smithville. This is a FREE public event offering health and wellness vendors, food, wo...

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Elgin News
Posted on: January 13, 2022

Daily Drive Thru COVID Testing at Wal-Mart

Drive thru COVID-19 testing is available seven days a week from 7am - 5pm at Walmart, 1320 West Hwy 290. COVID-19 vaccines are also available. Check www.covacops.org for local vaccination events as well as local pharmacies for vaccination availab...

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Elgin News
Posted on: September 24, 2021

City Council plans to fund capital improvement projects

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The City Council voted on Tuesday, September 21, 2021, to proceed with issuing $12.5 M in Certificates of Obligation 2021A program to fund capital improvements projects essential to our growing community.  Find out about the projects included in ...

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Elgin News