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Posted on: December 8, 2023

"The Grinch" Movie Event TONIGHT

The Grinch Movie

We invite you and your family out to a special free showing of "The Grinch" movie on our big screen on Friday, Dec. 8 at 6 p.m. in the Lakeway Activity Center parking lot. There will be games, hot chocolate and a chance to meet the Grinch himself!

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Posted on: December 8, 2023

"The Nutcracker" Performance THIS SUNDAY

Image includes ballet dancers performing 'The Nutcracker' - picture provided by Metamorphosis

Join the Lakeway Arts Committee for a FREE one-hour performance of "The Nutcracker" by Metamorphosis Dance on Sunday, Dec. 10 starting at 4 p.m. at the Lakeway Activity Center.

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Posted on: December 8, 2023

Parks Virtual Town Hall

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We invite you to provide feedback on 8 proposed improvement projects to our parks system. If you weren't able to attend the in-person town hall on Dec. 7, you can still view the following presentations from that evening and provide feedback until Dec. 14.

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Posted on: December 7, 2023

Volunteer & Community Partner Awards

Volunteer Award Winners Vickie Taylor, Al Purcell and Janet Wright

The City of Lakeway has numerous volunteers assisting with a variety of events, programs and other needs. At a special volunteer reception this week, the City of Lakeway awarded three volunteer awards to some special community members and a community part...

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City News
Posted on: December 6, 2023

Proclamation Honoring Mary Ann Wyche

Mary Ann Wyche

Mayor Kilgore proclaimed today (Dec. 6, 2023) as Mary Ann Wyche Day here in the City of Lakeway. Lakeway resident Mary Ann Wyche is celebrating her 100th birthday today with friends and relatives. Mrs. Wyche moved to Lakeway in 1985 with her husband Phill...

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City News
Posted on: November 21, 2023

"Early Bird" Symphony Concert Tickets ON SALE

Symphony Gift News

Get your holiday gift here! "Early Bird" tickets are ON SALE for the 4th annual "A Night With The Austin Symphony Orchestra" concert with LTISD High School musicians. The collaborative concert takes place March 3 at the Lake Travis Performing Arts Center.

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Posted on: November 21, 2023

Michele Locke Becomes Lakeway's Presiding Judge

Michele Locke

At the regular City Council meeting on Monday, Nov. 20, 2023, City Council approved Mayor Tom Kilgore’s nomination of Judge Michele L. Locke to the position of presiding judge overseeing Lakeway Municipal Court. Judge Locke was appointed Associa...

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City News
Posted on: November 20, 2023

City Hall Art Gallery

Artwork by Gordon A. Phillipson

Check out the rotating art gallery in the Lakeway City Hall lobby area featuring artwork by Gordon A. Phillipson.

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Posted on: November 16, 2023

Holiday Shopping Safety Tips

Holiday Shopping Bags

Whether you're looking to shop online or in-person this holiday season, the Lakeway Police Department would like you to keep in mind some important safety advice: 

Shopping In Store

  • Stay alert and be aware of your surroundings.
  • Park in well...
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City News
Posted on: November 8, 2023

Heritage Trail Bus Tours

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

Registration is OPEN for these FREE historical tours visiting Lakeway's past. There are three available times (9:15 AM; 11:15 AM or 1:15 PM) taking place Jan. 26, 2024. Tours begin and end at Lakeway City Hall. Time slots fill up quick, so register today!

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Posted on: October 24, 2023

New Pickleball Courts

New Lakeway City Park Pickleball Courts

Four new Pickleball Courts are now OPEN to the public in Lakeway City Park. The courts are located across from the dog park at the lower-level parking area. The courts are open on a first come, first "served" basis, and will be open daily from 7...

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City News
Posted on: October 11, 2023

Beware of Imposter Scams

Imposter Scams (picture of phone with scams on it)

Lakeway police are alerting residents to be aware of a caller or callers impersonating a Lakeway police officer. The 'impersonator' claimed to be an officer of the Lakeway police department, using the official name of a recently retired ...

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Posted on: September 18, 2023

City Council Approves FY 2024 Budget & 2023 Tax Rate

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At the regular City Council meeting on Sept. 18, 2023, City Council voted (6-1) to approve a 2023 tax rate of .1440 per $100 property valuation, and voted to approve (6-1) the FY 2024 budget. The previous tax rate was .1290. The average home value in Lake...

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Posted on: August 1, 2023

Business in Lakeway? Be Sure You Have Your City Business License


If you're a new or existing business operating in the City of Lakeway, make sure you have your City business license. It helps ensure businesses operate in compliance with City regulations, building and fire codes, and health and public safety rules.

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Posted on: July 21, 2023

What Kind Of Bikes Are Allowed In Our Parks?

Approved and Prohibited Bikes in Parks

The City of Lakeway values our beautiful outdoor spaces, and wants to continue to make our parks, trails and greenbelts a safe experience for our community. That includes our many trails, which are frequented by hikers, joggers and bicyclists. However, wi...

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Posted on: June 12, 2023

Lakeway Photo Festival Contest Winners

"Carolina Wren" photo festival contest winner by Keith Everill

Congratulations to all of the winners of the 21st annual Lakeway Photo Festival Contest, which were announced at a special awards reception on Sunday, June 11 at the Lakeway Activity Center.

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Posted on: May 17, 2023

Oath of Office Ceremony

Mayor Kilgore

Mayor Tom Kilgore took the oath of office at the City Council meeting on Monday, May 15, which was administered by Judge Kevin Madison. He will serve a second two-year term after winning the recent May 6 election. Councilmember Gretchen Vance also took th...

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Posted on: March 6, 2023

Lakeway Hires New Assistant City Manager

Lakeway Assistant City Manager Ashby Grundman

Ashby Grundman will become Lakeway’s next assistant city manager. Lakeway City Council unanimously approved his appointment on the evening of Monday, March 6 at the Lakeway Special City Council meeting. Ashby’s first day will be Monday...

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Posted on: November 30, 2022

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Posted on: November 26, 2019

The History of Lakeway

An image of the 1850's built Liebelt Cabin now in place next to City Hall as a Lakeway historical

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Nestled in the western corner of Travis County, Lakeway is ideally situated on the south shore...

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