News Flash

City News

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, with the increased use of various electric vehicles, it was determined there needed to be some clear guidelines for what can and cannot be used in our parks, trails and greenbelts. In July 2023, Lakeway City Council voted to make some changes to our ordinance related to the public ways and spaces in our parks by further defining what is and is not allowed in these spaces. While bicycles, pedal-assisted electric bicycles and electronic personal assistive mobility devices are APPROVED for use, others are PROHIBITED, including: electric motor bikes, electric scooters, gas/electric motorcycles, pocket bikes, mini motorcycles, neighborhood electric vehicles, off-highway vehicles and of course motor vehicles and trailers. Below you will find a list of what is approved and prohibited in our parks, along with a link to our updated ordinance with more detail. If you notice someone using an unauthorized device, please contact the Lakeway Police Department at (512) 261-2800. Thank you for helping make our greenspaces a safe and inviting place for everyone!   

approved and prohibited list

Read More About The Ordinance
Facebook Twitter Email

Other News in City News

image of a bean bag from a cornhole game

Cornhole Tournament This Weekend

Posted on: September 29, 2023
witches ride image

Witches Ride & Flash Mob Dance Practice

Posted on: September 29, 2023

City Pickleball Court Update

Posted on: August 22, 2023
City Hall Art Gallery

City Hall Art Gallery

Posted on: September 1, 2023
Picture of a hand holding blocks of an emergency plan strategy

Emergency Preparedness Month

Posted on: September 1, 2023
Image showing to Lock Vehicles

Rise in Theft from Vehicles

Posted on: August 16, 2023
Transportation Town Hall Image

Transportation Town Hall Recap

Posted on: June 22, 2023
Mayor Kilgore

Oath of Office Ceremony

Posted on: May 17, 2023
News Updates

Sign Up for City News Updates

Posted on: November 30, 2022