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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: March 2, 2021

COVID-19 Updates

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March 2, 2021 Update: Governor Abbott gave an update this afternoon on the COVID-19 response from a restaurant in Lubbock, Texas. He indicated vaccinations have increased and the positivity rate has decreased recently. Due to these improvements, ...

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Posted on: March 1, 2021

Lake Caution For Dog Owners

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LCRA has detected cyanotoxin, which can be fatal to dogs, in solid material along the shoreline of Lake Travis in the Hudson Bend area. LCRA strongly encourages dog owners not to let their pets play in the lake or near shorelines where algae has accumulat...

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Additional Info... City News
Posted on: February 25, 2021

Storm-Related Repair Work: Do I Need A Permit?

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It can be difficult to understand when you need to get a permit and when you don't need to get one following a major storm. This guide will help answer some of those questions.

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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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Additional Info... City News
Posted on: March 1, 2021

Compass Treasure Hunt

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Use a compass to explore Lakeway City Park and find hidden treasure for a chance to win a prize from now through March 21, 2021.

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Posted on: March 1, 2021

March Lakeway Community Blood Drive

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The next Lakeway Community Blood Drive will take place starting at 8 a.m. on Saturday, March 20 at the Lakeway Activity Center. Appointments are required. Click through for details and to register.

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Posted on: February 11, 2021

City Volunteers Needed

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There are several volunteer positions available on our city boards, commissions and committees, along with opportunities to assist our victims services unit.

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Posted on: February 25, 2021

Weather Cleanup: Tree Limb/Yard Waste Removal; Trash Service; Permitting After A Storm

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If you have tree limbs, yard waste and extra trash, place it at the curb through next week (limit of 8 bags) - waste should be bagged or in 3'X3' bundles. Public Works will be open Monday through Friday from 7 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. through next week.

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Posted on: February 23, 2021

Scam Alert: Beware Of Storm-Related Scams & Price Gouging

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It's important for the community to beware of scams related to the recent winter storm as cleanup begins. 

There have been reports of a scam going around related to the power issue. The Electric Reliability Council of Texas (ERCOT) recent...

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How To Spot & Report Price Gouging City News
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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City News
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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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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Budget and Tax Information City News

News Flash

Posted on: March 1, 2021

Lake Caution For Dog Owners

Image of a dog in a lake

LCRA has detected cyanotoxin, which can be fatal to dogs, in solid material along the shoreline of Lake Travis in the Hudson Bend area. LCRA strongly encourages dog owners not to let their pets play in the lake or near shorelines where algae has accumulat...

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Additional Info... Parks and Recreation
Posted on: March 1, 2021

Compass Treasure Hunt

image of a compass in someone's hand pointing at the horizon

Use a compass to explore Lakeway City Park and find hidden treasure for a chance to win a prize from now through March 21, 2021.

Additional Info... Parks and Recreation
Posted on: March 1, 2021

March Lakeway Community Blood Drive

Image of a heart shaped blood donation drawing

The next Lakeway Community Blood Drive will take place starting at 8 a.m. on Saturday, March 20 at the Lakeway Activity Center. Appointments are required. Click through for details and to register.

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...

Read on...

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

News Flash

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: February 11, 2021

City Volunteers Needed

image of a 'volunteers needed' sign along with hands being raised

There are several volunteer positions available on our city boards, commissions and committees, along with opportunities to assist our victims services unit.

Additional Info... Police Department
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...

Read on...

Additional Info... Police Department
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
Posted on: August 16, 2017

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