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Posted on: November 26, 2019

The History of Lakeway

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Click here to learn more about the City Government History and our Elected Officials and Staff.

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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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News Flash

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: March 2, 2020

Latest Updates on Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19)

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April 9, 2020 Update: Austin-Travis County has updated their reporting module for COVID-19 positive cases to include the number of recoveries from the disease, along with current hospitalizations, and breakdowns according to age group, sex and ra...

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Posted on: April 9, 2020

'Chalk Your Walk' Next Week

Child drawing an image of rainbow, clouds and sun on the sidewalk using sidewalk chalk

We have a lot of talent here in Lakeway. So, now it’s time to showcase your skills on the sidewalk and Chalk Your Walk! Draw some positive messages and images on your driveway or on a public sidewalk next week so your neighbors can see. Then, ta...

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City News
Posted on: March 25, 2020

FAQs Regarding Stay At Home Orders

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We understand that there are many questions you may have regarding the recent Stay At Home Orders put in place through April 30 by the State of Texas and City of Lakeway. The situation regarding COVID-19 continues to rapidly evolve with everyday bringing ...

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Posted on: March 6, 2020

Registration Now Open for Heritage Trail Tours

Residents of Lakeway visit the Liebelt Cabin during the Heritage Trail Tours in 2019

Reserve your seat on one of three scheduled Heritage Trail Tours on May 15, 2020. The free bus tours are scheduled to leave at 9:15 a.m., 11:15 a.m. and 1:15 p.m. from the Liebelt Cabin next to City Hall (1102 Lohman’s Crossing). Lakeway Heritag...

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Posted on: March 5, 2020

Youth Volunteers Assisting With Hamilton Greenbelt Wildfire Mitigation Project

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Now that the winter months are coming to a close, crews will be back out in the Hamilton Greenbelt removing dead and downed limbs and trees to help reduce the risk of a wildfire in the area. Recreational users of Hamilton Greenbelt are being asked to stee...

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City News
Posted on: February 25, 2020

Help Keep Our Oak Trees Healthy

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We want to protect the health and safety of our residents and green space. As a friendly reminder, we are currently in ’no trimming’ season for oak trees. Pruning or cutting of oak trees is prohibited in the Spring months of February t...

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Posted on: February 24, 2020

Hurst Creek Road Project Underway

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Crews will be working on laying drainage pipe and re-construction of Hurst Creek Road between Brooks Hollow Road to Lochan Ora Road from now (February 24, 2020) through the first few weeks of May. This is near the entrance to City Park. Construction will ...

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City News
Posted on: February 21, 2020

Lakeway Municipal Court Honored with 8th Traffic Safety Award

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For the 8th time, Lakeway Municipal Court has received the Municipal Traffic Safety Initiatives (MTSI) Award from the Texas Municipal Courts Education Center (TMCEC). In the category of cities with populations under 30,000, only 7 other cities received th...

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Posted on: January 29, 2020

Warrant Roundups to take place in April

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A team of officers will be conducting warrant roundups in the City of Lakeway this April.

Any defendants with active warrants should voluntarily come take care of their warrants at Lakeway Municipal Court located at 104 Cross Creek before April. All person...

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Posted on: January 21, 2020

New Traffic Safety Program for Young Adults Comes to Lakeway

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For this first time in the Lake Travis area, Baylor Scott & White Medical Center - Lakeway will be hosting the RED (Reality Education for Drivers) program at their facility located at 100 Medical Parkway. RED is a traffic program for teens and young a...

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Posted on: January 21, 2020

YMSL Honored For Hamilton Greenbelt Clean-Up Project

Volunteers with YMSL creating a line to help remove dead trees and brush from Hamilton Greenbelt

At Tuesday night’s City Council meeting (January 21, 2020), the Young Men’s Service League (YMSL) Cavalier’s Chapter was honored with a proclamation from the Mayor announcing Tuesday, January 21, 2020 as "Young Men&r...

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City News
Posted on: January 2, 2020

The 2020 Census Is Approaching

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Happy 2020! It's a new year and also the 10 year mark when the United States conducts a Census. The actual Census date will be on April 1, 2020, which means your main address and details will be assessed based on that date. This year, residents have the o...

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Posted on: December 30, 2019

RM 620 Median Project Planned for Summer 2020

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At a City Council meeting in early December, the Texas Department of Transportation (TxDOT) gave a presentation on a project to add raised medians on RM 620 from Lohman's Crossing Road north to just in front of Primrose School near Bella Montagna Circle. ...

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City News
Posted on: October 17, 2019

Lakeway Earns Prominent Scenic City Certification

Mayor Cox and Interim City Manager Julie Oakley hold Scenic Cities Award

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: 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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News Flash

Posted on: April 9, 2020

'Chalk Your Walk' Next Week

Child drawing an image of rainbow, clouds and sun on the sidewalk using sidewalk chalk

We have a lot of talent here in Lakeway. So, now it’s time to showcase your skills on the sidewalk and Chalk Your Walk! Draw some positive messages and images on your driveway or on a public sidewalk next week so your neighbors can see. Then, ta...

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Parks and Recreation
Posted on: March 30, 2020

Playgrounds, Skate Park and other Park Facilities Temporarily Closed

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While practicing physical distancing, you’re still able to visit our local Lakeway parks for physical and mental health to hike, jog or take a peaceful walk in nature. They’re still open, but understand that park playgrounds, facilitie...

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Posted on: March 25, 2020

Coronavirus (COVID-19) Updates and Resources

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Click here for the latest COVID-19 Updates.

Click here for a list of COVID-19 Resources, including important contact information and helpful links.

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Parks and Recreation
Posted on: March 6, 2020

Registration Open for the Free Lakeway Heritage Trail Tours

Residents of Lakeway visit the Liebelt Cabin during the Heritage Trail Tours in 2019

Reserve your seat on one of three scheduled Heritage Trail Tours on May 15, 2020. The free bus tours are scheduled to leave at 9:15 a.m., 11:15 a.m. and 1:15 p.m. from the Liebelt Cabin next to City Hall (1102 Lohman’s Crossing). Lakeway Heritag...

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Additional Info... Parks and Recreation
Posted on: October 17, 2019

Lakeway Earns Prominent Scenic City Certification

Mayor Cox and Interim City Manager Julie Oakley hold Scenic Cities Award

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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Parks and Recreation

News Flash

Posted on: April 9, 2020

'Chalk Your Walk' Next Week

Child drawing an image of rainbow, clouds and sun on the sidewalk using sidewalk chalk

We have a lot of talent here in Lakeway. So, now it’s time to showcase your skills on the sidewalk and Chalk Your Walk! Draw some positive messages and images on your driveway or on a public sidewalk next week so your neighbors can see. Then, ta...

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Police Department
Posted on: March 25, 2020

FAQs Regarding "Shelter In Place" Orders

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We understand that there are many questions you may have regarding the recent "Shelter In Place" Orders put in place effective today (March 25, 2020) through April 13, 2020. The situation regarding COVID-19 continues to rapidly evolve with every...

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Posted on: March 25, 2020

Coronavirus (COVID-19) Updates and Resources

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Click here for the latest COVID-19 Updates.

Click here for a list of COVID-19 Resources, including important contact information and helpful links. 

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Police Department
Posted on: March 19, 2020

PD Lobby Closed

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Due to a risk of imminent threat to public health from the novel coronavirus (COVID-19), our lobby will be closed to visitors beginning at 5pm on March 17, 2020. You may still contact us in any of the following ways:

  • At the police station: Although our lob...
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Police Department
Posted on: March 16, 2020

Lakeway Citizen’s Police Academy Classes Postponed

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Due to the recent Covid-19 Pandemic, The Lakeway Citizen’s Police Academy will delay the remaining classes on our schedule until April 14, 2020. We will continue our classes starting with week 4, unless circumstances prevent resuming at that tim...

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Police Department
Posted on: August 16, 2017

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