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Posted on: October 22, 2021

City of Elgin is Hiring!

City of Elgin is hiring! Check out positions available and apply here http://www.elgintx.com/Jobs.aspx 

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Elgin News
Posted on: October 22, 2021

COVID-19 Vaccinations and Testing at Hogeye Festival

COVID-19 vaccinations and testing will be available at the Hogeye Festival on Saturday, October 23. Pfizer & Moderna Vaccine - bring your vaccination card if you have already received one shot.   Details can be found at https://www.e...

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Elgin News
Posted on: October 22, 2021

COVID-19 Vaccinations and Testing

COVID-19 Vaccinations are available every Thursday and Friday from 3pm-7pm throughout the month of October at the Fleming Community Center, 804 N Avenue C, Elgin. Pfizer & Moderna Vaccine - bring your vaccination card if you have already received one ...

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Elgin News
Posted on: October 20, 2021

2021A Certificates of Obligation Newsletter, Volume 5

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The City Council voted on September 21 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 planned Elgin Business park infrastructure proj...

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Elgin News
Posted on: October 19, 2021

Safe Trick or Treat in Downtown Elgin

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Safe Trick or Treat will be held October 31 from 6pm to 8pm in downtown Elgin.  Businesses or individuals who want to pass out treats can sign up for a location by contacting the Elgin Chamber of Commerce via email at info@elgintxchamber.com or b...

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Elgin News
Posted on: October 18, 2021

Elgin City Council/School Board Joint Meeting

Elgin City Council and the Elgin Independent School District Board will hold a joint meeting on Tuesday, October 26.  The agenda will be posted here: https://www.elgintx.com/agendacenter

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Elgin News
Posted on: October 18, 2021

Dia De Los Muertos Celebration

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Join the City of Elgin in celebration of Dia de los Muertos on Thursday, November 4th from 5:00PM - 8:00PM. Throughout downtown there will be strolling mariachis, pan dulce & cookies, altars created by members of the community, window displays and chi...

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Posted on: October 18, 2021

Street Closures for Hogeye Festival

Upcoming street closures for the Hogeye Festival: Depot Street will be closed from Friday, October 22 at 3pm to Saturday, October 23 at 9pm.  Streets throughout downtown will be closed Saturday, October 23 as well.  Complete details can ...

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Elgin News
Posted on: October 23, 2021

34th Annual Hogeye Festival Today!

The 34th Annual Hogeye Festival is TODAY! Come have FREE fabulous fun at the Best Little Pig Gig in Texas. Learn more here: https://www.elgintx.com/DocumentCenter/View/6532/2021-Hogeye-Festival-Press-Release and Elgin Hogeye Fes...

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Elgin News
Posted on: October 20, 2021

34th Annual Hogeye Festival

There's FREE fabulous fun for everyone at the 34th Annual Hogeye Festival, the Best Little Pig Gig in Texas. Make plans to join us October 21-23. Learn more here: https://www.elgintx.com/DocumentCenter/View/6532/2021-Hogeye-Festival-Pres...

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Elgin News
Posted on: October 15, 2021

Dia De Los Muertos Photo Contest

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Dia De Los Muertos Photo Contest! Upload a picture by 11:59 pm on November 4, use #elgintx, and tag Visit Elgin, TX to be entered. Join the Dia De Los Muertos celebration in downtown Elgin on November 4 from 5 pm to 8 pm.

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Elgin News
Posted on: October 14, 2021

Applications Available for Hogeye Festival Contests

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There are contests for all ages at the Hogeye Festival! 

  • Hogalicious Dessert Contest for youth & adults 
  • Lindsy Kay Wing Children's Costume Pet Contest & Parade 
  • Gordon Swenson Memorial BBQ Pork Cook-off 
  • I...
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Elgin News
Posted on: October 14, 2021

2021A Certificates of Obligation Newsletter, Volume 4

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2021A Certificates of Obligation Newsletter, Volume 4. The City Council voted on September 21 to proceed with issuing $12.5M in Certificates of Obligation 2021A program to fund capital improvements projects essential to our growing community. Find out abo...

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Elgin News
Posted on: October 15, 2021

City of Elgin Declares Oct 21-23 Hogeye Festival Weekend

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The city of Elgin declares October 21 to 23 Hogeye Festival Weekend. Check out the great live music, activities, & fun for the whole family! Read the proclamation here: https://www.elgintx.com/DocumentCenter/View/6531/2021-Hogeye-Festival-Proclamation...

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Elgin News
Posted on: October 14, 2021

City of Elgin declares Nov 4 Dia de los Muertos Day

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The City of Elgin declares Thursday, November 4 Dia De Los Muertos Day. Read the full proclamation here: https://www.elgintx.com/DocumentCenter/View/6527/Dia-de-los-Muertos-Proclamation

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Elgin News
Posted on: October 12, 2021

Hogunteers Needed!

Hogunteers needed! What's a hogunteer you say? Well, it's an amazing volunteer for the Hogeye Festival on October 21-23.  There are opportunities to help Thursday, Friday, and Saturday for ages 14 and up. Email your availability...

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Elgin News
Posted on: October 15, 2021

Early Voting Begins October 18

Early voting will be held from October 18-29. Elections information can be found here for Travis County: https://countyclerk.traviscountytx.gov/elections.html and here for Bastrop County: https://www.bastropvotes.org/

Elgin News
Posted on: October 8, 2021

COVID19 Vaccination Clinics and Testing

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Elgin News
Posted on: October 20, 2021

Pink & Blue Affair

Pink and Blue Affair Flyer

Family, friends, and community, join the Pink & Blue Affair on October 23, 2021, as we commemorate Breast and Prostate Cancer Awareness through real-life experiences by survivors and receive adequate information from medical professionals.

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Elgin News
Posted on: October 7, 2021

Safe Trick or Treat Trail

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Safe Trick or Treat Trail Downtown Sunday, October 31 brought to you by the City of Elgin, Elgin Volunteer Fire Department, First Baptist Church, businesses, and organizations. In case of inclement weather trick or treat tables will be in the Fire Hall on...

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Elgin News
Posted on: October 7, 2021

Day of the Dead Celebration

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Dia de los Muertos or Day of the Dead is a traditional celebration in Mexico and Latin America celebrating life and death where mourning is exchanged for celebration. Friends and family gather together to remember and pray for friends and family members w...

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Elgin News
Posted on: October 7, 2021

Certificates of Obligation 2021A

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

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Elgin News
Posted on: October 5, 2021

Volunteers Needed - Hogeye Festival

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It's Sooeeeyyy Season, y'all! The 34th Annual Hogeye Festival is right around the corner, and we need volunteers to help make it happen. Ready to become a Hogunteer with the Elgin Hogeye Festival? Email hogeye@ci.elgin.tx.us or call 512-...

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Elgin News
Posted on: October 6, 2021

The City of Elgin is Hiring

The City of Elgin is hiring – check out positions available and apply online here: http://www.elgintx.com/Jobs.aspx

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Posted on: October 4, 2021

Non-Profit Funding Applications Available

The City of Elgin is accepting Non-Profit Funding Applications for the FY 2021-2022 Annual Budget. All Non-Profits in the community must complete their application packets and return them by noon on December 3, 2021 to the City Secretary via email only at...

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Posted on: September 30, 2021

Closed in Observance of Veterans Day

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City offices will be closed in observance of Veterans Day.

Elgin News
Posted on: September 30, 2021

Certificates of Obligation Bond Program 2021A

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The City Council voted on September 21 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 the program, what CO&r...

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Elgin News
Posted on: September 28, 2021

Burn Ban

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Bastrop County has issued a Burn Ban order that is valid until 25 October 2021 or until an order is issued rescinding it.

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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
Posted on: July 8, 2021

City Manager Statement on False Allegations

City Manager Statement

City Manager Statement available 

Elgin News
Posted on: June 24, 2021

Fraud ALERT Utility payments

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The only site that a customer can make a payment on for the City of Elgin Utility bill is through elgintx.com use this  link for payments.

It has been reported that people are making payments to this site. This is a FRAUDULENT site.   Pay...

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Elgin News
Posted on: June 17, 2021

Mayor and Council Statement

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 The City of Elgin is experiencing growth and change unlike anything in its history. This trajectory will not change, but it is important that it be managed for a positive and effective end result for our citizens.   Read Full s...

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