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Posted on: November 12, 2019

Community Invited to Unveiling Celebration for "The Game"

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Please join the City of Lakeway Arts Committee and members of Lakeway City Council for the official unveiling of “The Game” sculpture on the grounds near Municipal Court. The celebration will happen at 4:30 p.m. on Monday, November 18....

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City News
Posted on: November 12, 2019

Weather Alert: City Offices Open At 10 A.M.

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Due to inclement weather, city offices will open at 10 a.m. today (Tuesday, November 12). Lakeway Police report no major problems with roadways in the Lakeway area, but we still urge residents drive with caution and monitor local weather reports.

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City News
Posted on: November 8, 2019

Wildlife Open Houses Set For November 14 & 15

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Join us for one of two open houses to learn about the history of the Lakeway deer population and offer input on options for deer management. The first Wildlife Open House is scheduled for Thursday, November 14 from 6:30 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. at the Activity C...

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Posted on: November 7, 2019

Community Blood Drive Approaching

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The next Lakeway Community Blood Drive will be Saturday, November 16 from 8 a.m. to noon at the Lakeway Activity Center located at 105 Cross Creek in Lakeway. The community's participation is always appreciated. Donors will receive a coupon for a free sid...

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Posted on: October 31, 2019

Hamilton Greenbelt Wildfire Mitigation Project Begins

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This past week, crews began work to reduce the impact of a wildfire on homes and lives in the Hamilton Greenbelt. The project includes cleaning up dead, downed and cut material throughout the entire greenbelt, along with installing what is called &lsq...

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City News
Posted on: October 24, 2019

Mayor Delivers State of Lakeway Address

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Mayor Sandy Cox delivers the quarterly State of Lakeway address by video presentation. Click here or go to this link to view the presentation: https://youtu.be/Mtqux5ArROE

In this special presentation, Mayor Cox discusses transportation, the com...

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City News
Posted on: October 17, 2019

Lakeway Earns Prominent Scenic City Certification

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The City of Lakeway has been awarded Gold Scenic City Certification for the second time by Scenic Texas. Lakeway is one of 22 cities in Texas earning first-time certification or re-certification.

The Scenic City Certification Program is the first in the U....

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City News
Posted on: October 10, 2019

Austin Symphony Orchestra & Lake Travis High School Musicians Perform Together

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Mark your calendars for November 16, 2019 when members of the Austin Symphony Orchestra and students with Lake Travis High School perform together at “A Night with the Austin Symphony Orchestra.” Peter Bay will conduct the performance ...

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City News
Posted on: October 8, 2019

Police Statistics for September 2019

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The Lakeway Police Department is a premier law enforcement agency committed to exceptional, innovative and equitable police service to the community. We accomplish our mission utilizing a highly motivated, engaged and technically equipped workforce. The p...

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City News
Posted on: September 30, 2019

City Council Approves FY 2020 Budget & Tax Rate

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At Monday afternoon’s Special City Council meeting (September 30, 2019), Councilmembers voted unanimously to approve the balanced $15.1 million FY 2020 budget and tax rate of 0.1645, which is the same tax rate as 2018. The average home value in ...

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City News
Posted on: September 20, 2019

Animal Protection Ordinance Revised

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At Monday night’s City Council Meeting (September 16, 2019), Councilmembers voted unanimously to approve updates to Chapter 4 of the city’s Code of Ordinances, which pertains to animal protection in the City of Lakeway. Lakeway Police ...

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City News
Posted on: September 6, 2019

Education Program Now Available for Young Drivers

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Lakeway Municipal Court of Record is now referring young drivers with traffic citations to enroll in Baylor Scott & White Medical Center McLane Children’s Hospital (Temple, Texas) Reality Education for Drivers—RED—Program for young drivers (14-25 year...

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City News
Posted on: August 28, 2019

City Council Approves Revisions to City Building Regulations

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City Council unanimously voted to approve revisions to Chapter 24 of the City of Lakeway’s Code of Ordinances (Code) at this past Monday’s Special City Council Meeting (August 26, 2019). This chapter of the Code focuses largely on buil...

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City News
Posted on: August 21, 2019

Viewpoints Speakers Series Launches 20th Season This October

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A discussion on national security and terrorism kicks of the 20th season of Viewpoints, Lakeway’s distinguished speakers dinner series. The new season begins on October 20, 2019 at the Lakeway Activity Center with Fred Burton, one of the world&a...

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City News
Posted on: July 25, 2019

Seeking Our Lakeway WWII Veterans

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The community of Lakeway, under the leadership of the ad hoc Standing Military Committee (SMC) ¹, intends to extend recognition to local WWII veterans for the upcoming 75th Anniversary of the end of WWII. If you're a WWII veteran in Lakeway or kn...

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Posted on: November 8, 2019

Police Statistics for October 2019

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The Lakeway Police Department is a premier law enforcement agency committed to exceptional, innovative and equitable police service to the community. We accomplish our mission utilizing a highly motivated, engaged and technically equipped workforce. The p...

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Posted on: October 8, 2019

Police Statistics for September 2019

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The Lakeway Police Department is a premier law enforcement agency committed to exceptional, innovative and equitable police service to the community. We accomplish our mission utilizing a highly motivated, engaged and technically equipped workforce. The p...

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Posted on: May 24, 2018

What To Do When Stopped By A Police Officer

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Our Officers Are Committed To Your Safety

 Your safety and civil rights are important to each and every police officer. At the Lakeway Police Department, we are committed to working with you to ensure every encounter you have with one of our offic...

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Posted on: August 16, 2017

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