Burn ban extended through November Posted in: News The county burn ban will continue through at least November 23 due to continued dry conditions. During their regular meeting on October 26, the Bastrop County Commissioners Court discussed the possibility of enacting a burn ban. However, since some rain was expected that week, the court agreed to table the burn ban at that time and issue an emergency order later in the week if needed. As conditions worsened, however, Bastrop County Judge Paul Pape signed a disaster declaration and an emergency burn ban order on Thursday, October 29. The emergency order was valid for a week; last Thursday, November 5, the ...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!