In the News

Feb. 27, 2016
No fuel for the fire

The Lakeway Firewise Committee, Lake Travis Fire Rescue, and community volunteers teamed up for a brush cleanup on Feb. 27 in Rebel Park to reduce the threat of wildfire in Lakeway.

Photos by Lake Travis View freelance photographer Sue Ellen Knolle

May 14, 2014

Volunteers get real during brush cleanup

KW Red Day

By Rachel Rice
Austin Community Newspapers Staff
Local Keller Williams real estate agents teamed up with the city of Lakeway and Lake Travis Fire Rescue to clear brush within the city limits on May 8.

For the full story, click here.


March 12, 2014
Kaden Way grass fire news coverage 

A grass fire threatened several structures on Kaden Way in Lakeway near Serene Hills Drive and Flint Rock Road on the afternoon of March 12, 2014. This news story highlights the importance of creating a defensible space around your home using landscape as a deterrent to the spread of wildfire.


Feb. 13, 2014
Lakeway residents get wise to wildfires 

By Rachel Rice
Austin Community Newspapers Staff
The Lakeway Firewise Committee wants residents to get smart about wildfires.

At the Feb. 8 Wildfire Ranger Training, Lakeway City Forester Carrie Burns walked around the Lakeway Heritage Center with a group of residents and committee members, pointing out potential fire risks and quizzing her entourage. For the full story, click here.