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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 7, 2021

COVID-19 Updates

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May 7 ,2021 Update: A new local COVID-19 Order takes effect today, which gives directions for how city facilities can safely open to the public, guidance for Municipal Court operations, how the City Building Commission can safely conduct site vis...

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Posted on: April 14, 2021

Lakeway Photo Festival

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The City of Lakeway Arts Committee is accepting entries into the 19th annual Lakeway Photo Festival. You can submit your work online or in person by downloading an entry form. Deadline to enter is May 15, 2021.

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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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City News
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: April 8, 2021

Registration Open For May Blood Drive

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The next Lakeway Community Blood Drive will be from 8 a.m. through noon on Saturday, May 22, 2021 at the Lakeway Activity Center located at 105 Cross Creek. As per the last several blood drives, COVID-19 safety protocols will be in place at this event as ...

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Posted on: March 25, 2021

Lake Caution For Dog Owners

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March 25, 2021 Update:

LCRA received test results on March 23, 2021 showing toxicity from blue-green algae in algae samples taken from Inks Lake, Lake Marble Falls and Lake Travis. 

March 13, 2021 Update:On Friday, March 12, 2021, LCRA received tes...

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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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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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Posted on: April 14, 2021

Lakeway Photo Festival

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The City of Lakeway Arts Committee is accepting entries into the 19th annual Lakeway Photo Festival. You can submit your work online or in person by downloading an entry form. Deadline to enter is May 15, 2021.

Additional Info... Parks and Recreation
Posted on: April 8, 2021

Registration Open For May Blood Drive

Image of a heart shaped blood donation drawing

The next Lakeway Community Blood Drive will be from 8 a.m. through noon on Saturday, May 22, 2021 at the Lakeway Activity Center located at 105 Cross Creek. As per the last several blood drives, COVID-19 safety protocols will be in place at this event as ...

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Additional Info... Parks and Recreation
Posted on: March 13, 2021

Lake Caution For Dog Owners

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March 13, 2021 Update:On Friday, March 12, 2021, LCRA received test results showing toxicity from blue-green algae in algae samples taken at 10 locations on Lake Travis, including Lakeway City Park. LCRA is strongly urging pet owners not to allow dogs to ...

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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: 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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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 13, 2021

Lake Caution For Dog Owners

Image of a dog in a lake

March 13, 2021 Update:On Friday, March 12, 2021, LCRA received test results showing toxicity from blue-green algae in algae samples taken at 10 locations on Lake Travis, including Lakeway City Park. LCRA is strongly urging pet owners not to allow dogs to ...

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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...

Read on...

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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