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Paul A. Hofmann, City Manager
1311 Chestnut Street, Bastrop Texas 78602
Mailing Address: P.O. Box 427, Bastrop Texas 78602
Hours: 8am - 5pm
Phone: (512) 332-8800
Fax: (512) 332-8819
The City Manager is the chief administrative officer of the City of Bastrop and is appointed by the Council to implement and administer the policies established by the Council. The City Manager is responsible for making recommendations concerning policies and programs to the Council and developing methods to insure the efficient operation of the city services.

Please feel free to contact the City's Executive Assistant, Traci Chavez, if you have concerns, questions, or would like to make an appointment. Ms. Chavez can be reached by email at or by calling 512-332-8800.

City Manager Paul Hofmann serves as the Ethics Chair of the Texas City Management Association.

Click below to listen to Paul's appearance on the TCMA Podcast Perspectives on City Management.



The Mission of the City of Bastrop is to continuously strive to provide innovative and proactive services that enhance our authentic way of life to achieve our vision.