Bastrop adopts new land-use regulations Posted in: News On November 12, the Bastrop City Council unanimously voted to approve on second reading the ordinance adopting the Bastrop Building Block (B3) Code. This action is the culmination of the Building Bastrop initiative, which was launched in August 2018 to initiate the strategic reform of the city’s land-use regulations with the goal of creating fiscally sustainable, geographically-sensitive development standards that are authentic to Bastrop. The new B3 Code moves away from a “one-size-fits-all” model found in the development codes of other communities throughout Texas. It is holistic, incorporating character districts, place types and street types that match the character of Bastrop ...PLEASE LOG IN FOR PREMIUM CONTENT. Our website requires visitors to log in to view the best local news. Not yet a subscriber? Subscribe today!