County recognized for ‘film hospitality’ Posted in: News After the Texas Legislature designated Bastrop County as the “Film Hospitality Capital of Texas,” Texas Representative John Cyrier visited the Bastrop County Commissioners Court to personally present the resolution to the court and members of the community. Bill HCR131, authored by Cyrier and sponsored by Texas Senator Kirk Watson, designates Bastrop County as the “Film Hospitality Capital of Texas” for a ten-year period, beginning this year. The bill was unanimously approved by both the House and the Senate in May and was officially signed by Governor Greg Abbott on May 28. The resolution cites the willingness of the county’s businesses and residents ...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!