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Please call (512) 261-2800 to report the location.
If you find a wild animal that needs help, please refer to this contact list for wildlife rehabilitation in Travis County.
Yes, storage containers also referred to as "PODS" are allowed. However, they must be within the property lines, may not be in the street, and are intended to be used ONLY on a temporary basis.
You may come into the BDS Department offices at Lakeway City Hall, 1102 Lohmans Crossing, and speak to either to a code compliance officer or any member of the staff.You also may call the BDS office at 512-314-7540, fax 512-314-7541, mail Lakeway Building & Development Services/1102 Lohmans Crossing/Lakeway, TX 78734, or send BDS a message via the Contact Us form.
Yes, garage sales are allowed in Lakeway. However, directional signs or advertising signs are not permitted anywhere and all merchandise must be inside the garage or the home.
Construction operations, including the delivery of materials and equipment, which produce noise disturbances, are only permitted between the hours of 8:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m.
The fines are set by the Municipal Court Judge, therefore you must contact the Municipal court at 512-314-7560 for information about the fine amount and making a payment.
Open house directional signs may only be displayed on Saturdays and Sundays from 12:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. Signs shall be located no closer than 10 feet from the hard surface of the street and shall not be located in Medians. Signs may only be located at the street intersection of a directional change along the route to the open house. Intermediate signs are not permitted. Signs are never permitted at any point along RR 620 or SH 71. Please attach business card information to each sign and no balloons, banners, streamers, etc. --Sec. 26.04.002
Place receptacles, recycling containers and bundles at the edge of such premises adjacent to the street by 8:00 a.m. on the days assigned for pick-up and removal of such residential refuse, and return same to their respective screened locations after pick-up on the same day. Items too large to fit in receptacles, such as appliances, furniture and mattresses, shall be stored securely in a screened area of the premises, and placed at curbside only on the day scheduled for such removal. --Sec. 20.02.006
Sec. 30.04.001 prohibits the parking of boats/trailers on any public right-of-way or lot (outside of a building). However, one boat with trailer or one utility-type trailer or per lot in district R-6 is allowed.
A. Shorts, cut-offs, bathing suits. B. Low-cut blouses or tops. C. Skirts or dresses that are short (less than halfway from knee to top of thigh). D. Muscle shirts, shirts with no sleeves, undershirts, clothing with lewd, sexual, offensive,vulgar, racist, sexist, obscene, or sexually suggestive words, slogans, depictions, or pictures, including grotesque creatures. E. Clothing that is dirty, torn, or ragged. F. Clothing that is too tight, too short, excessively baggy, pant waists worn below the waist. G. Hats, caps, or bandanas. H. Dirty Work Boots, sandals, flip flops.
The emergency number 911 will be answered by a Lakeway dispatcher in the majority of situations. At times, cell phone 911 calls end up being routed to Travis County dispatch and very rarely, when Lakeway dispatchers are already tied up on other 911 calls, the call will be answered by Travis County. If it is a non-emergency, please dial 512-261-2800.
That depends on when your house was built. If your residential home was occupied on or before April 18, 2011, no Tree Removal Permit is required to remove any tree. If your home was built and occupied after April 18, 2011, a tree removal permit may be required depending on the size and type of tree. Refer to the Lakeway Code of Ordinances Section 24.02.405.
Most trees larger than 16 inches in diameter total will require a tree removal permit. A few species of trees do not require tree removal permits regardless of size, including Ashe juniper (aka cedar), chinaberry, hackberry and a few others. Refer to the section on Protected Trees in the Lakeway City Code of Ordinances Section 24.02.404.
Commercial property owners and homeowners with additional questions about tree removal permits and landscape alterations should call the Building and Development Services department at 512-314-7540.
Routine oak pruning is prohibited from February 1 through June 30 due to high risk of oak wilt infection. Emergency oak pruning may be allowed during this period if the oak is a public safety or property hazard. Call the City Forester at 512-314-7538 to discuss exceptions. More...
The fungus causes the water conducting system of the tree to become plugged so that the tree wilts and drops its leaves. Most infected oaks die within weeks or months. Oak Tree
Remind parade entry drivers to drive slowly and watch carefully for children who may dart into the street.Appropriate items can ONLY be tossed from walkers, cars and golfcarts.Only children older than 12 may be allowed to toss items from a vehicle. Adult supervision for younger children in the parade is required.
Carpool, please. We know that parking is difficult.
Parking is on side streets. Parade participants may be dropped off at the Live Oak Golf Course driving range. Then drivers may park at The Lakeway Church at the intersection of Lakeway Drive and Lakeway Boulevard.
All floats and vehicles will end up back at The Lakeway Church.
The parade will begin promptly at 8:30 a.m., and it usually finishes at about 10 a.m.
Arrive early, because Lakeway Drive becomes very congested starting around 7:45 a.m. Participants may enter staging as early as 7 a.m.
***PLEASE NOTE *** Lakeway Drive will change to one-way traffic starting at 7:30 a.m.
We will send the parade numbers a few days prior to the parade via email to the persons who submitted the entry forms.
PLEASE share that number with everyone in your entry.
Also, PLEASE print out the parade number we send and tape it to the RIGHT FRONT of your float or the PASSENGER SIDE windshield. This will greatly speed up the arrival process.
FLOATS & PARADE VEHICLES
Beginning at 7:30 a.m., Lakeway Drive will change to one-way traffic toward the Live Oak Golf Course.
LEFT LANE is reserved for all floats and parade vehicles only.
DROPPING OFF PARTICIPANTS
RIGHT LANE is reserved for antique cars using the Live Oak Golf Course parking lot and cars dropping off participants. The "drop off" vehicles will be directed to Flamingo to drop off their parade participants at the back of the driving range. Please do not drop off participants before reaching Flamingo.
Candy is allowed and may only be tossed from carts, golf carts, walkers, etc. but not from elevated floats or boats. Other appropriate items, such as fans, flowers, and gift certificates, are permitted as well. No political or "issue" propaganda may be used during the parade preparation or viewing. Some items are not appropriate to toss into crowds as they may cause injury.
Please select your handouts appropriately.
Refreshments will NOT be available at the staging grounds. Please bring water or snacks for your participants.
Portable toilets will be available only at the staging area.
The official end of the parade is at the Lakeway Activity Center, 105 Cross Creek.
However, all parade drivers must continue to The Lakeway Church parking lot at the intersection of Lakeway Drive and Lakeway Boulevard to offload their participants. Please come back to the Lakeway Activity Center for hot dogs, entertainment, and our wonderful pageant of flags.
The judges' viewing stand will be located at the Zephyr Street bend on Lakeway Drive.
Winners will be announced at the Pageantry of Flags which follows the parade at 10:30 a.m. at the Lakeway Activity Center, 105 Cross Creek. Winners will be posted on the city website on or after July 5, 2018.
Ribbons will be available for pickup at the Lakeway Activity Center main desk on or after July 5.
In the event of light rain, the parade will start on time.
If it is raining heavily close to the 8:30 a.m. start time, organizers may delay the parade start by up to 30 minutes.
The parade will be cancelled in the event of heavy rain or thunder and lightning.
PLEASE SEE THE CITY WEBSITE FOR THE ONLY SOURCE OF CURRENT AND ACCURATE INFORMATION ABOUT THE PARADE.
The parade begins at 8:30 a.m. sharp.
Entries travel one mile from the Live Oak Golf Course Clubhouse to the Lakeway Activity Center, 105 Cross Creek.
Viewers are encouraged to arrive early.
As with all Parks & Recreation activities, please leave your pets safely and comfortably at home.
If you would like to be a parade participant, please fill out and submit the Parade Entry Form. The deadline for parade entry applications is June 26, 2019.
Parking is not permitted on Lakeway Drive. Parking is available at the Activity Center, Lakeway City Hall, and side streets.
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Limited handicap parking is available in the Activity Center parking lot. Please display your handicap license or tag. Disabled persons can proceed to the Lakeway Drive side of the Activity Center where we will have a tent marked for disability viewing located along Lakeway Drive.
Legend Communities could develop its plan independently and go through the Lakeway Zoning and Planning Commission (ZAPCO) for approval.
No, the city cannot restrict zoning unreasonably. The current zoning for the land is Government, Utility & Institutional (GUI).
No, the land is under contract with Legend Communities and Lakeway Municipal Utility District (LMUD).
No, Lakeway MUD is operated independently from the City of Lakeway. The City of Lakeway does not manage water or wastewater systems or operations.
No, as long as the developer meets the city's current ordinances within the applicable zoning guidelines, the project will move forward.
No, but we encourage developers to create cohesive designs.
Yes you can, just call the Activity Center at (512) 261-1010 to make a reservation.
The emergency number 911 will be answered by a Lakeway dispatcher in the majority of situations. At times, cell phone 911 calls end up being routed to Travis County dispatch and very rarely, when Lakeway dispatchers are already tied up on other 911 calls, the call will be answered by Travis County.
We use P3 Tip software to allow citizens the ability to make anonymous crime tips. For more information click:
There are several ways: 1. Come to the police department and make your request in person (we will provide a form for you to use) 2. Mail your request to: Lakeway Police Department Attn: Records 1941 Lohmans Crossing Rd., Lakeway, TX 78734 3. Email: firstname.lastname@example.org 4. Make a request online:
If your dog or cat is licensed in Lakeway and is wearing the tag, we will attempt to contact you and let you know we have found the animal. You can always call us at 512-261-2800 to inquire about your animal and/or to report it as lost.
Insurance and manufacturer guidelines state you must be 48 inches tall to ride our two larger slides and less than 48 inches to ride the frog slide. No exceptions.
In the fall, winter and spring, lap swimming is available Monday, Wednesday and Friday from 6:00 am - 7:30 am and 11:30 am - 1:00 pm. Monday through Friday from 4:00 pm - 7:00 pm.
During the fall, winter, and spring season the lap pool is heated to 82 degrees and the leisure pool is closed.