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Posted on: November 26, 2019

The History of Lakeway

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Nestled in the western corner of Travis County, Lakeway is ideally situated on the south shore...

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Posted on: November 26, 2019

Uniformed Patrol

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Uniformed patrol is the primary function of the Lakeway Police Department.  It is the policy of the LPD to equip, maintain, and field a professional patrol division.  The primary goals of the patrol division are to protect the citizens b...

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Posted on: November 26, 2019

A Message From Mayor Sandy Cox

Welcome to our beautiful city! I’m honored to serve as the first female Mayor for Lakeway, and it’s a place I’ve been very happy to call home for two decades. I am proud of our staff, residents and many volunteers who continu...

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Posted on: October 6, 2021

Prescription Drug Take-Back Day

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Have old, unwanted or unused prescription medications collected at your home? The Lakeway Police Department along with the Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) will offer a free prescription drug take-back event on Saturday, Oct. 23 from 10 a.m. - 2 p.m....

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Posted on: October 14, 2021

Registration Open for November Blood Drive

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The next Lakeway Community Blood Drive will be from 8 a.m. through noon on Saturday, Nov. 20, 2021 at the Lakeway Activity Center, located at 105 Cross Creek. Please consider helping those in need in the community by scheduling an appointment to donate.

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Posted on: September 8, 2021

Public Safety Day

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The 10th annual Public Safety Day will take place on Saturday, October 30, 2021 from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the Lake Travis Elementary School parking area located at 15404 Kollmeyer Drive. The event is free and open to the public. It's a chance to ...

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Posted on: September 20, 2021

Witches Ride

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Registration is now open for the 2021 Witches Ride taking place on Saturday, October 30.

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Posted on: September 28, 2021

COVID-19 Updates: Travis County in Stage 3

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October 13, 2021 Update: Travis County is in Stage 3 of the risk-based guidelines. CLICK HERE for more details, including information on vaccinations. 

September 28, 2021 Update: Travis County is in Stage 4 of the Austin Public H...

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Posted on: October 5, 2021

Veterans Day Ceremony 2021

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The City of Lakeway Veterans Day Ceremony will take place at 6 p.m. on Thursday, November 11 at the LTISD Recital Hall in the school Annex Building located at 3322 RR 620 S. (corner of Cavalier Drive & RR 620).

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Posted on: September 27, 2021

Caution for Drivers during Deer Rut Season

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Deer Rut Season typically runs from late September/early October through December. It's important to be cautious on area roadways as deer may experience behavioral changes during this time, and could quickly dart out into oncoming traffic with li...

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Posted on: September 20, 2021

City Council Approves FY 2022 Budget & Lower Tax Rate

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At Monday evening’s regular City Council meeting (September 20, 2021), Councilmembers voted in a record vote (with one councilmember not present) to approve a tax rate of .1545 per $100 of valuation for the upcoming fiscal year (starting October...

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Posted on: September 13, 2021

Big Band Bash

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Music and dancing will take place at the Lakeway Activity Center the second Monday of every month starting at 7 p.m. (new earlier time) at this FREE community event. CLICK THROUGH for more details.

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Posted on: July 15, 2021

Lakeway Historical Documents Now Available Online

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The City of Lakeway Heritage Committee recently received the final version of an online project which documents Lakeway's past. The Portal of Texas History is a project by the University of North Texas to document historical aspects of areas thro...

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Posted on: June 27, 2021

Virtual Piano Concert

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The City of Lakeway Arts Committee presents this special June 2021 virtual piano concert by Dr. Kiyoshi Tamagawa

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Posted on: May 18, 2021

Mayor Kilgore & Councilmembers Take Oath Of Office

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Mayor Tom Kilgore took the oath of office at the regular City Council meeting on Monday, May 17. City Councilmember Keith Trecker was also sworn in, along with re-elected Councilmembers Sanjeev Kumar and Gretchen Vance. All will serve a two-year term with...

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Posted on: May 4, 2021

Meet Our New Emergency Management Coordinator

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The City of Lakeway would like to welcome Paul Harvey as the area's new Emergency Management Coordinator. Paul will work in coordination with the City of Lakeway, Bee Cave and Village of the Hills to develop, coordinate and implement emergency op...

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City News
Posted on: March 1, 2021

Lakeway Municipal Court Earns 9th Traffic Safety Award

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Lakeway Municipal Court recently received its ninth Traffic Safety Award from the Texas Municipal Courts Education Center (TMCEC) in conjunction with TxDOT. Just over 30 other small Texas cities have received the award over the years, but Lakeway currentl...

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Posted on: October 27, 2020

Lakeway Earns Platinum Scenic City Certification

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In a post from the Scenic City Certification Program this month, it was announced that the City of Lakeway became a platinum level 2020 Certified Scenic City. That is the highest level available for the Scenic City Certification Program, which is a nation...

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Posted on: December 22, 2020

2020 Volunteer of the Year Awards

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At Monday night's City Council meeting on December 21, 2020, Mayor Sandy Cox announced the Volunteer of the Year awards. There are more volunteers throughout Lakeway than there are city staff. Many assist on city committees, boards and commission...

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City News
Posted on: December 22, 2020

2020 Community Partner Awards

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Four Lakeway organizations received the 2020 Community Partner Award from the City of Lakeway in December. This award was created in 2019 by Mayor Sandy Cox to recognize businesses and other organizations that go above and beyond in working with the City ...

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Posted on: August 18, 2021

Cliff Jumping/Diving Not Allowed At City Park

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As a friendly reminder, cliff jumping and/or diving is not allowed at Lakeway City Park. There have been instances of individuals jumping off elevated ledges in the park, which could cause severe injuries depending on the lake level. Rocks and ledges belo...

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Posted on: October 27, 2020

Lakeway Earns Platinum Scenic City Certification

Scenic City Platinum Award Emblem

In a post from the Scenic City Certification Program this month, it was announced that the City of Lakeway became a platinum level 2020 Certified Scenic City. That is the highest level available for the Scenic City Certification Program, which is a nation...

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News Flash

Posted on: March 1, 2021

Lakeway Municipal Court Earns 9th Traffic Safety Award

Image of a teen driver holding keys out a car window

Lakeway Municipal Court recently received its ninth Traffic Safety Award from the Texas Municipal Courts Education Center (TMCEC) in conjunction with TxDOT. Just over 30 other small Texas cities have received the award over the years, but Lakeway currentl...

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Posted on: May 4, 2021

Meet Our New Emergency Management Coordinator

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The City of Lakeway would like to welcome Paul Harvey as the area's new Emergency Management Coordinator. Paul will work in coordination with the City of Lakeway, Bee Cave and Village of the Hills to develop, coordinate and implement emergency operation p...

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Posted on: August 16, 2017

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