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Posted on: January 14, 2022

City Offices Closed Monday

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City of Lakeway offices will be closed on Monday, Jan. 17, 2022 in observance of Martin Luther King Jr. Day. The City Council meeting typically taking place on the third Monday of each month, will take place on Tuesday, Jan. 18, 2022 at 6:30 p.m. at Lakew...

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Posted on: January 17, 2022

Weekend Burglary Incident

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Sunday afternoon, Lakeway police officers responded to a burglary of a residence. A couple had returned home to find two male subjects burglarizing their home in an area off Knarr Street in Lakeway. The suspects fled on foot and stole a vehicle from anoth...

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Posted on: January 6, 2022

COVID-19 Updates: Travis County in Stage 5

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January 6, 2022 Update 

1:30 p.m. Update:

The City of Lakeway is currently experiencing staffing shortages due to recent COVID-19 exposures. While regular city operations are continuing, you may experience a delay in response times. Additionally, t...

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Posted on: January 4, 2022

A Night With The Austin Symphony Orchestra (Tickets On Sale Now)

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Mark your calendars for March 26, 2022 when members of the Austin Symphony Orchestra and students with Lake Travis High School perform together at “A Night with the Austin Symphony Orchestra.” Maestro Peter Bay will conduct the performance with participat...

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Posted on: January 13, 2022

Sunday Afternoon Concert Series featuring Band of the Hills

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The City of Lakeway Arts Committee is excited to bring you a special free performance by the "Band of the Hills" on Sunday, Feb. 27 from 4 p.m. to 5 p.m. at the Lakeway Activity Center.

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Posted on: January 6, 2022

Volunteer Opportunities in the New Year

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The City of Lakeway values its many volunteers throughout the community. Whether it is helping serve on a committee or assisting with various events, our volunteers make a difference for our residents. The City of Lakeway currently has volunteer opportuni...

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Posted on: January 6, 2022

Virtual Gaming League

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Registration closes soon for this special e-sport league for players of all ages. Sign up to compete against others in the community in popular games like Fortnite, Madden & Super Smash Brothers. Registration ends Jan. 17, 2022. Sign up today!

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Posted on: December 14, 2021

SIGN UP for the City's Emergency Alert System (Voyent Alert!)

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The City of Lakeway has chosen Voyent Alert! to help keep you informed in an emergency situation or other important city updates. The enriched communication platform will not only keep you safe and alert, but also informed of local events and disruptions ...

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Posted on: December 9, 2021

2021 Volunteer Awards

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The City of Lakeway recently held its annual Volunteer Appreciation Dinner at Lakeway Resort & Spa as a special thank you to our many city volunteers. The City of Lakeway has well over 100 volunteers assisting in various capacities, including serving ...

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Posted on: November 1, 2021

Lakeway Welcomes New Chief of Police

Glen Coen _ Lakeway Police Chief

At the Special City Council meeting on Monday, November 1, 2021, Lakeway City Council unanimously approved the hire of Glen Koen as the next Chief of Police for the City of Lakeway. Chief Glen Koen is a graduate of Round Rock High School and the Universit...

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Posted on: September 20, 2021

City Council Approves FY 2022 Budget & Lower Tax Rate

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At Monday evening’s regular City Council meeting (September 20, 2021), Councilmembers voted in a record vote (with one councilmember not present) to approve a tax rate of .1545 per $100 of valuation for the upcoming fiscal year (starting October...

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Posted on: September 13, 2021

Big Band Bash

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Music and dancing will take place at the Lakeway Activity Center the second Monday of every month starting at 7 p.m. (new earlier time) at this FREE community event. CLICK THROUGH for more details.

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Posted on: July 15, 2021

Lakeway Historical Documents Now Available Online

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The City of Lakeway Heritage Committee recently received the final version of an online project which documents Lakeway's past. The Portal of Texas History is a project by the University of North Texas to document historical aspects of areas thro...

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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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