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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: May 11, 2021

Fourth of July Celebration

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Fireworks, a parade and swimming activities will be happening the Fourth of July weekend here in Lakeway! Entries for the July 3 parade are also now being accepted through June 23. Click through for all the details.

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Posted on: June 14, 2021

Rhythm & Reels

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Join us for an evening of music, film and fun! The first of three family-friendly events this summer will happen on Friday, June 18 from 7 p.m. to 10 p.m. at Ranger Field. Expect plenty of treats, games, live music, plus a special movie presentation.

Additional Info... City News
Posted on: June 17, 2021

Aloha Pool Party

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Step into your favorite luau clothes for an evening of games, swimming and hula dancing. The event takes place at the Lakeway Swim Center on Friday, June 25 from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. Drop-in rates apply, and free admission for summer membership pass holders.

Additional Info... City News
Posted on: June 14, 2021

Registration Open for July Blood Drive

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The next Lakeway Community Blood Drive will be from 8 a.m. through noon on Saturday, July 17, 2021 at the Lakeway Activity Center located at 105 Cross Creek. Please consider helping those in need in our community by scheduling an appointment to donate thi...

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Posted on: June 4, 2021

4th Of July Parade Volunteers Needed / Entries Encouraged

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The Fourth of July Committee is looking for volunteers to assist in the following for the Fourth of July parade happening on the morning of Saturday, July 3, 2021:

  • 25 to 50 Golf Cart Owners: who are willing to participate in the "Parade of Flags."...
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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 10, 2021

Cardboard Boat Regatta

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The Lakeway Swim Center will host the regatta on Sunday, June 13 and Sunday, July 18 at 6 p.m. Teams of two will build a boat and paddles using only cardboard and duct tape beforehand, and then compete in the regatta for prizes at the Swim Center.

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Posted on: May 25, 2021

Cool Arts Show & Studio Tour

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Artist registration opens June 1 for the 6th annual show and studio tour taking place August 21 and August 22 at the Lakeway Activity Center. Click through for more details, including information on how to register to be included in the event.

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Posted on: May 18, 2021

COVID-19 Updates

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May 18, 2021 Update: Travis County moved to Stage 2 restrictions today. The updated restrictions allow for fully vaccinated individuals to no longer be required to wear a face covering for indoor and outdoor private gatherings. However, exceptions can be ...

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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 21, 2021

City Facilities Open Monday, May 24

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City of Lakeway facilities will be open to the public on Monday, May 24 after being partially shut down for more than a year due to the ongoing pandemic. Per the Governor's most recent Order, masks will no longer be required. However, it is still strongly...

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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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Additional Info... City News
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

Names of all four 2020 Community Partner Award winners

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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City News
Posted on: November 11, 2020

Veteran's Day Video Presentation 2020

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This year marks the 75th anniversary of the end of WWII. This Veteran's Day video presentation includes special interviews with five Lakeway WWII veterans, some who also served in the Korean and Vietnam wars. This special tribute also includes an...

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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: May 11, 2021

Fourth of July Celebration

An image of the American flag hanging, with fireworks in the background and text saying 4th of July

Fireworks, a parade and swimming activities will be happening the Fourth of July weekend here in Lakeway! Entries for the July 3 parade are also now being accepted through June 23. Click through for all the details.

Additional Info... Parks and Recreation
Posted on: October 27, 2020

Lakeway Earns Platinum Scenic City Certification

Scenic City Platinum Award Emblem

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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Additional Info... Parks and Recreation
Posted on: November 11, 2020

Veteran's Day Video Presentation 2020

picture of Veterans Day over a U.S. flag

This year marks the 75th anniversary of the end of WWII. This Veteran's Day video presentation includes special interviews with five Lakeway WWII veterans, some who also served in the Korean and Vietnam wars. This special tribute also includes an introduc...

Read on...

Video Presentation Parks and Recreation

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Posted on: May 11, 2021

Fourth of July Celebration

An image of the American flag hanging, with fireworks in the background and text saying 4th of July

Fireworks, a parade and swimming activities will be happening the Fourth of July weekend here in Lakeway! Entries for the July 3 parade are also now being accepted through June 23. Click through for all the details.

Additional Info... Police Department
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 ...

Read on...

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

Picture of Paul Harvey, Emergency Management Coordinator

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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Posted on: August 16, 2017

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Posted on: November 11, 2020

Veteran's Day Video Presentation 2020

picture of Veterans Day over a U.S. flag

This year marks the 75th anniversary of the end of WWII. This Veteran's Day video presentation includes special interviews with five Lakeway WWII veterans, some who also served in the Korean and Vietnam wars. This special tribute also includes an introduc...

Read on...

Video Presentation Police Department