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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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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: June 22, 2020

4th of July: Fireworks Canceled & Parks Closed This Weekend

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A fireworks show was in the works for this weekend to celebrate our nation’s birthday in the Rough Hollow area as a way to socially distance in light of canceling the parade and Pageantry of Flags ceremony. Due to the recent uptick in COVID-19 c...

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City News
Posted on: July 2, 2020

4th of July: City Offices Closed Friday

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City offices will be closed Friday, July 3 for the Fourth of July holiday weekend. If you need to get in touch with our police department, you can call (512) 261-2800. If you have an emergency, please call 9-1-1. 

Trash and recycling services will...

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City News
Posted on: July 2, 2020

COVID-19 Latest Updates

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July 2, 2020 Update: Austin Public Health sent out a text and automated emergency alert call yesterday evening announcing that COVID-19 is spreading rapidly in the area. The message encouraged individuals to stay home and avoid household gatherin...

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Posted on: June 25, 2020

Update on Lake Travis Party, COVID-19 & Testing* This Saturday

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Please review the following link for a statement from Austin Public Health regarding a recent gathering of 300 teenagers over the past weekend in the area (around Spicewood in Travis County, not in the City of Lakeway). Some attendees reported they were w...

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Posted on: March 25, 2020

FAQs Regarding COVID-19 Orders

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We understand there are many questions you may have regarding the current Orders in place. The situation regarding COVID-19 continues to rapidly evolve with every day bringing a new challenge. We know it can be confusing with all of the information. While...

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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: 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: 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: 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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Posted on: June 22, 2020

4th of July: Fireworks Canceled & Parks Closed This Weekend

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A fireworks show was in the works for this weekend to celebrate our nation’s birthday in the Rough Hollow area as a way to socially distance in light of canceling the parade and Pageantry of Flags ceremony. Due to the recent uptick in COVID-19 c...

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Parks and Recreation
Posted on: March 25, 2020

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: 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: June 22, 2020

4th of July: Fireworks Canceled & Parks Closed This Weekend

Sparkler in front of an American flag

A fireworks show was in the works for this weekend to celebrate our nation’s birthday in the Rough Hollow area as a way to socially distance in light of canceling the parade and Pageantry of Flags ceremony. Due to the recent uptick in COVID-19 c...

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Police Department
Posted on: March 25, 2020

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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Posted on: August 16, 2017

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