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Posted on: October 18, 2019

Halloween Safety Tips

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Halloween is just around the corner and The City of Lakeway Police Department has some important tips to pass along so you and your little monsters have a fun and safe evening. Whether you're getting your little ones dressed up to collect some goodies or ...

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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: October 17, 2019

State of Lakeway Town Hall

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Mayor Sandy Cox will present the State of Lakeway in this interactive town hall on Thursday, October 24 from 6:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. at City Hall. The public is invited to attend. There will be a question and answer session as well. If you can't attend in ...

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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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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: October 4, 2019

Heritage Committee presents "Lessons In Leadership: The Columbia Space Shuttle Disaster"

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USMC (retired) Lt. General JD "Beak" Howell, former Johnson Space Center Director, will give a special presentation at the Activity Center (105 Cross Creek) on Tuesday, October 22 at 7 p.m. on his experience before, during and after the Columbia...

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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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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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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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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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Posted on: July 29, 2019

Protecting the Trinity Aquifer

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Thousands of wells across the Hill country and western Travis county rely solely on the Trinity Aquifer for water. Current and future population increases are projected to exceed the carrying capacity of the aquifer, which could result in decreased spring...

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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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