Food pantry adjusts programs, procedures due to COVID-19 Posted in: News The Bastrop County Emergency Food Pantry is adjusting their programs and distributions in response to the increased rate of COVID-19 cases in our community.Out of an abundance of caution, they are also instituting some temporary measures to protect the health and wellness of the community while still providing these vital services. First of all, yes, they are open for regular business hours (Monday, Wednesday, and Friday 8 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. and 1 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. and the first Thursday of the month by appointment only. Secondly, to keep with the general recommendations from the CDC, they will no ...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!