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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: July 24, 2021

COVID-19 Updates

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July 24, 2021 Update: Travis County recently moved to Stage 4 restrictions. The updated guidelines recommends all individuals, whether vaccinated or not vaccinated, wear a proper face covering while indoors with others not from your household. Cases and h...

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Posted on: July 22, 2021

Heritage Trail Bus Tours

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

Registration is now open for this free event! Explore the history of Lakeway through one of three available socially-distanced bus tours taking place on Friday, September 24. Space is limited, so be sure to register early!

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Posted on: July 15, 2021

Concert In The Park

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The Lakeway Arts Committee presents a special Sunday afternoon Concert In The Park on Sunday, August 1. The free event will take place at the Hurst Creek Sculpture Garden located directly next to the Lakeway Justice Complex at 104 Cross Creek starting at ...

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Posted on: May 25, 2021

Cool Arts Show & Studio Tour

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The 6th annual event will take place August 21 at Lakeway Activity Center, and August 21 & 22 at various home studios. 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: July 12, 2021

Rhythm & Reels

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Join us for an evening of music, film and fun! The last of three family-friendly events this summer will happen Friday, August 6. Expect plenty of treats, games, live music, plus a special movie presentation.

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Posted on: June 7, 2021

Summertime Property Owner Guidance

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It's heating up, and with school now out for 2021, it's an opportunity to do more around the house. Here are some tips to help:

OAK PRUNING

Oak pruning may commence July 1. One of our favorite sayings is “Never Prune February Thr...

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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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Posted on: April 14, 2021

Scam Alert: Rise In Fraudulent Unemployment Claims

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Recently, the Lakeway Police Department has noticed a spike in Fraud/Identity Theft reports, specifically involving fraudulent unemployment claims filed with the Texas Workforce Commission (TWC). The perpetrators are likely taking advantage of the influx ...

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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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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: September 23, 2020

City Council Votes To Keep Current Tax Rate & Approves FY 2021 Budget

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At Monday evening’s Special City Council meeting (September 28, 2020), Councilmembers voted unanimously to approve a .1645 tax rate for the upcoming fiscal year starting on October 1. That rate is the same for the previous fiscal year, which is ...

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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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News Flash

Posted on: April 14, 2021

Scam Alert: Rise In Fraudulent Unemployment Claims

Picture of person hammering a piggy bank and robber taking the change

Recently, the Lakeway Police Department has noticed a spike in Fraud/Identity Theft reports, specifically involving fraudulent unemployment claims filed with the Texas Workforce Commission (TWC). The perpetrators are likely taking advantage of the influx ...

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Additional Info... Police Department
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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Additional Info... Police Department
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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