City, county contribute to tornado recovery Posted in: News The City of Elgin and Bastrop County have contributed thousands of dollars to help rebuild after the destruction brought by the March 21 tornado.During their April 19 meeting, the Elgin City Council discussed a resolution to contribute $25,000 from city funds to help support the recovery efforts for those who were affected by the tornado. The funds would go towards the Bastrop County Long Term Recovery Team (BCLTRT), an organization that was formed in the wake of the 2011 Bastrop County complex fire and has helped Bastrop County residents recover from various disasters in the years since.Although the majority of ...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!