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Posted on: January 21, 2020

New Traffic Safety Program for Young Adults Comes to Lakeway

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For this first time in the Lake Travis area, Baylor Scott & White Medical Center - Lakeway will be hosting the RED (Reality Education for Drivers) program at their facility located at 100 Medical Parkway. RED is a traffic program for teens and young a...

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Posted on: January 21, 2020

YMSL Honored For Hamilton Greenbelt Clean-Up Project

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At Tuesday night’s City Council meeting (January 21, 2020), the Young Men’s Service League (YMSL) Cavalier’s Chapter was honored with a proclamation from the Mayor announcing Tuesday, January 21, 2020 as "Young Men&r...

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Posted on: January 17, 2020

State of Lakeway Town Hall Thursday

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The public is invited to attend the State of Lakeway Town Hall on Thursday, January 23 from 6:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m at City Hall (1102 Lohman’s Crossing). Mayor Sandy Cox will present the current State of Lakeway and take your questions. If you ca...

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Posted on: January 7, 2020

Police Statistics for December 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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City News
Posted on: January 2, 2020

The 2020 Census Is Approaching

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Happy 2020! It's a new year and also the 10 year mark when the United States conducts a Census. The actual Census date will be on April 1, 2020, which means your main address and details will be assessed based on that date. This year, residents have the o...

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Posted on: December 30, 2019

RM 620 Median Project Planned for Summer 2020

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At a City Council meeting in early December, the Texas Department of Transportation (TxDOT) gave a presentation on a project to add raised medians on RM 620 from Lohman's Crossing Road north to just in front of Primrose School near Bella Montagna Circle. ...

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Posted on: December 19, 2019

Transportation Recommendations Presented To City Council

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At Monday evening's City Council meeting (December 16, 2019), the Transportation Steering Committee presented recommendations for transportation improvements for the City of Lakeway. The recommendations include extensions of Main Street, Lohmans Spur and ...

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Posted on: November 19, 2019

Julie Oakley Offered City Manager Position

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City Council voted unanimously Monday night (November 18, 2019) to offer the City Manager position to Julie Oakley.

“After months of discussions with search firms and potential candidates, we identified the key qualities needed for the next City...

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Posted on: November 18, 2019

H-E-B receives Community Partner Award

H-E-B staff receive the first Community Partner Award at H-E-B

H-E-B formally received the City of Lakeway's first Community Partner Award at Monday night's City Council meeting (November 18, 2019). Mayor Sandy Cox and Police Chief Todd Radford presented the award to H-E-B staff on Friday, November 15. Monday night, ...

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Posted on: October 31, 2019

Hamilton Greenbelt Wildfire Mitigation Project Begins

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This past week, crews began work to reduce the impact of a wildfire on homes and lives in the Hamilton Greenbelt. The project includes cleaning up dead, downed and cut material throughout the entire greenbelt, along with installing what is called &lsq...

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Posted on: October 24, 2019

Mayor Delivers State of Lakeway Address

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Mayor Sandy Cox delivers the quarterly State of Lakeway address by video presentation. Click here or go to this link to view the presentation: https://youtu.be/Mtqux5ArROE

In this special presentation, Mayor Cox discusses transportation, the com...

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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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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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