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City, Progressive boost storm cleanup efforts

The City of Lakeway and Progressive Waste Solutions continue to work with residents to clean up debris from this weekend’s storm.… Read on

 

 

CAMPO backs highway study for western Travis County

 

The City of Lakeway’s efforts to focus attention on transportation needs in western Travis County gained ground in a recent deal with CAMPO officials.

Will Conley, chairman of the Transportation Policy Board of the Capital Area Metropolitan Planning Organization, expressed his gratitude at the board’s April 13 meeting to the City of Lakeway and Councilmember Joe Bain for withdrawing its SH45W highway proposal from the CAMPO 2040 Regional Transportation Plan.

In appreciation for removing the proposed project, Conley announced his plan to appoint a committee of CAMPO board members to focus strictly on transportation issues in western Travis County. 

Conley proposed that the committee be led jointly by Travis County Commissioners Gerald Daugherty and Brigid Shea in addition to members from Austin, Lakeway and other jurisdictions in western Travis County.

Western Travis County has many transportation needs that merit special attention by CAMPO, Conley said. 

CAMPO Executive Director Ashby Johnson told the board that he plans to add a “subregional transportation study” of transportation issues in western Travis County to the planning organization’s Unified Planning Work Program that he will take to them later this year.  Johnson said that the subregional study can pick up where the Texas Department of Transportation’s current RM 620 corridor study leaves off.

“The combination of the two studies should produce some viable options for transportation improvements in the years to come,” Lakeway City Manager Steve Jones said.

At that same meeting, the CAMPO Policy Board confirmed a proposal by the Central Texas Regional Transportation Authority to add four new express lanes to MoPac Expressway from First Street to Slaughter Lane.

“When completed, the new lanes should significantly reduce travel times on MoPac for Lakeway residents who use the expressway,” Jones said. 

Devin Monk, CPC

Communications Coordinator

City of Lakeway

1102 Lohmans Crossing, Lakeway, TX 78734

512-314-7509    devinmonk@lakeway-tx.gov

www.lakeway-tx.gov

 

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City to host Arts District Town Hall changed to April 30

The City of Lakeway invites the public to learn more about its arts district concept at a Town Hall Meeting at 6:30 p.m. April 30. Because city staff anticipated a turnout that would exceed the capacity of the council chambers at City Hall, we moved the venue to Lakeway Activity Center from 6-8 p.m. April 30 and changed the format to an open house.

All members of the public, including focus group participants, are encouraged to attend to provide their input and learn more about the concept.


If there is someone you know who was planning on attending the meeting , please pass this information on to him or her.
 

 

 

Lakeway seeks artists for Spring Fine Arts Show

 

Lakeway Arts Committee is calling for local artists to display their works in a Spring Fine Arts Show by registering from April 8 through May 9 at Lakeway Activity Center.

The show will provide a cost-effective venue for local area artists to display and sell their fine art and allow the public to meet these creative artists and get to know some of their background.

This free exhibition will feature fine art paintings, jewelry, sculpture and pottery created by area artists from 1-5 p.m. May 16 at Lakeway Activity Center, 105 Cross Creek.

There is no fee for artists to display their art creations, but they must come to the Activity Center to register their participation, provide their contact information and obtain their display locations on a “first come” basis. ...Read on

 

Arts in the air at Lakeway’s Spring Fine Arts Show

 

The Lakeway Arts Committee will sponsor a Spring Fine Arts Show from 1-5 p.m. May 16 at Lakeway Activity Center, 105 Cross Creek.

The exhibition and sale will feature fine art paintings, pottery, sculpture and jewelry created by local area artists.

Artists will display their fine art paintings in LAC Rooms A, B, C and F. Fine jewelry, pottery and sculpture will be exhibited outside in the center’s courtyard. Historic and classic fine art will be in Room D.

All fine art will be original and for sale, unless otherwise noted on the piece of art. Checks or cash are preferred.

The LAC break room will be arranged to allow guests to bring their own wine or champagne and their own glasses to enjoy while viewing and shopping for art. Bottled water will be provided.

“Enjoy a pleasant Saturday afternoon in our mild Texas spring to view and purchase fine art creations by our local artists and add a local touch of Texas to your home,” Lakeway Arts Committee member Russ Block said.

For information, contact Block at rblock6@austin.rr.com.

 

 

EARLY MEMORIAL DAY SERVICE FOR LAKEWAY

 

Due to scheduling considerations, Lakeway’s annual Memorial Day Service will be held on Friday, May 22, 2015, rather than the traditional last Monday in the month of May. The service will begin at 11 a.m. at the Emmaus Catholic Church, located at 1718 Lohmans Crossing Road in Lakeway. The guest speaker will be retired U.S. Marine Corps Lieutenant General Jeff Howell, a resident of Bee Cave.

Following a distinguished military career, Howell was senior vice president with Science Applications International Corporation (SAIC). He later served as the Director of NASA’s Johnson Space Center until October 2005; he then joined the UT-Austin LBJ School faculty in December 2005.

In collaboration with the City of Lakeway, the Lakeway Heritage Commission, the Lohmann’s Crossing Chapter of the Daughters of the American Revolution, and the Lake Travis Standing Military Committee, music for the service this year will be provided by the Lakeway Sing-Along vocalists and musicians.

Questions regarding the Memorial Day service should be directed to the Lakeway Heritage Center at 512-608-9533, or emailed to history@lakeway-tx.gov.   

 

The Lakeway Heritage Center is soliciting annual submissions for the names of past and present local veterans to be engraved on the Heritage Park Spirit of Freedom Monument. The acceptance of applications will close on Friday, August 14, 2015.


Basic eligibility includes having lived within the city limits, or within Lakeway’s extra-territorial jurisdiction. Military service requires that the veteran served on no less than 90-days active-duty, and received an honorable discharge within the following dates* for the respective periods of armed conflict:
WORLD WAR II- December 7, 1941-December 31, 1946.
KOREA- June 27, 1950-January 31, 1955.
VIETNAM- August 5, 1964 (in-country Feb. 28, 1961)-May 7, 1975.
LEBANON- 1982-1983.
GRENADA-1983.
PERSIAN GULF- August 2, 1990-April 6, 1991.
GLOBAL WAR ON TERROR- September 11, 2001-present.
*Authorized dates determined by the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs for related federal benefits.

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Lakeway Sing Along Presents “It’s A Small World”

 

Wanna get away? Join Lakeway Sing Along for a  musical travelogue of five continents and over 20 countries as they present their 15th annual Spring Show “It’s A Small World” April 23, 24 and 25 at the Lakeway Activity Center. Expect to hear familiar songs from far-off places, along with the usual fun and frivolity.

“It’s A Small World” is a dinner show – BYOB of course; tickets are $30 and can be purchased at the Lakeway Activity Center (LAC members starting 3/23; others 3/30). Tables of 10 are available. Doors open at 6 PM; dinner served at 6:30 with the show following. All three performances typically sell out quickly, so make your reservations early!

For more information, call the Lakeway Activity Center at 512-261-1010, and be sure to view the video at http://youtu.be/AOKrxpCrCY0.

Photo Caption: Judy Walker, Diana Angelo and Judie Brecht in costume for “Cedars of Lebanon”

 

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2016 Lakeway Residents Directory

Provided by the Lakeway Civic Corporation

If you would like to submit or change your information for the 2016 resident section,
you may do so by sending  your  information to:

Lakeway Civic Corporation
1102 Lohmans Crossing, Lakeway, TX 78734

To email your information, send to lcc@lakeway.org

Phone / Fax (512) 261-5203

Please, include your name (as you would like it listed), full address (yes, your zip code...we have several)
 and your telephone number.  

Only Lakeway and The Hills Residents Can Be Listed
(This includes Lakeway, its ETJs and The Hills. )

No minors, please.

Deadline for 2016 resident entries and advertising purchases is August 13, 2015

Big Band Era!
2nd Monday of the Month

Join us for music of the Big Band Era!  Enjoy a free concert by the 17-piece Republic of Texas Big Band and dance to the Tuens of yesteryear.

Bring your own refreshments as no food or drink items will be severed during the show.  At the Lakeway Activity Center (512-216-1010)

Every 2nd Monday of the month.

Sponsored by the Arts Committee of Lakeway

 

"Lakeway Community Blood Drive"
 

The Lakeway Civic Corporation will hold the first Lakeway Community Blood Drive of 2015 on Saturday, January 17. The drive will be held at the Lakeway Activity Center from 8 to 12. Lakeway has been the top producing community drive in the 10 county service area for the last 6 years. The local agency which supplies all of the blood for the area is The Blood Center of Central Texas. All blood collected stays in our service area. In 2014, over 445 units of blood were collected at the Lakeway Drives. In November, 84 donors signed in and 83 units of blood were collected.
To donate, you can make an appointment by going online to inyourhands.org and follow the instructions. You can call or email Searcy Willis (the Lakeway Coordinator) at 512-261-9055 or searcywillisjr@gmail.com. Walk-ins are always welcome but may take longer as appointments are given a priority. For eligibility questions, call, 512-206-1108.

 

2015 Scheduled Blood Drives

May 23, July 25, Sept 19, Nov 21

8 a.m. to noon 

Searcy Willis, 512-261-9055 or swillis1@austin.rr.com

"The January 17 blood drive netted 75 units of blood.  Helpers were Bob & Caroline Morse, Pricilla Bangs, Collene Devere, Sharon Markham and Deane Willis.  Thanks to the Lakeway Civic Corporation for sponsoring the Blood Drive," Searcy Willis.

 

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Women's Club of Greater Lakeway

The Women's Club of Greater Lakeway is open to all women living within the City of Lakeway and The Hills.
Membership Dues: $30 year.  For more information, contact Nancy Clayton 261-7759.


Meetings: The 4th Monday of the month from September through May (except December)
at The Lakeway Resort and Spa.
Meeting-programs feature informative and entertaining speakers with luncheon by reservation.  Annually there is an October Style Show and a March Dinner Dance.


See Women's Club of Greater Lakeway for monthly calendar and more information.

 

Men's Breakfast Club

Meets every Wednesday morning at 7 a.m. in the Activity Center.

All residents are welcome. 
  See
Meeting Schedule for monthly calendar.

 

 

 

 

 

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City of Lakeway Deer Management Information

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LAKEWAY UPDATE

Blog by Joe Bain, lAKEWAY CITY council MEMBER

Keep up with the City of Lakeway

 

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Lakeway Activity Center

 

LAC events complete information as of April 15....read on

 

SIGN UP TODAY!!! 

LITTLE PICASSO’S:  Ms. Suzanne is back and kid’s LOVE her art classes!!  This incredible program is designed for kids 3-5 years of age. Kids will really get into their projects and express their creativity and artistic individuality!  Each class will have a different project consisting of a variety of colors and 2D or 3D creations.  ALL SUPPLIES ARE INCLUDED, students are encouraged to use their imagination and bring their energy for these fun-filled classes.  $130 Member / $145 Non-Member

We are a few below the minimum, so call and sign up today (and please let your friends know)!  There are two classes to choose: 

·      Tuesdays, 11am-12pm –April 21-May 26

·      Fridays, 9am-10am – April 24-May 29

 

NEXT SESSION STARTS MONDAY… REGISTER NOW! 

FENCING:  (7 yrs & up)  Students learn the basics of the three swords used in the Olympics.  Skills in attacking and defending, footwork, blade work, agility, balance, strategy, sportsmanship and the rules of the game are all part of this fun and world popular sport!  ALL SUPPLIES INCLUDED!  Students MUST wear long comfortable pants, athletic shoes and t-shirt.  Instructor:  Prevost d' Armes Coach Murray with years of experience opening and running fencing programs and competitions (even has had his previous students compete in the Olympics).  Adults are welcome to participate in this class as students will be separated by age and skill level.  Not sure?  Come and “try before you buy”.  MUST RSVP to ensure space availability.  512-261-1010  Mondays, April 20-June 1st, 5:30pm-6:30pm.  $130 Member / $150 Non-Member

 

MARK YOUR CALENDAR!!! 

GARAGE SALE:  Don’ forget, this Saturday (April 18th) is the always popular Indoor City Wide Garage Sale at Lakeway Activity Center – 105 Cross Creek.  No admission, but we do collect non-perishable food items which will be donated to local charities.  Please help us help our neighbors in need.  The garage sale is from 8am-12pm and you really will be amazed at treasures you will discoverThe following sale is scheduled for June 20; Members can purchase booths for $25 on Monday April 20th;  Non-Members booth price is $35 and can sign up beginning May 4th

 

 

 

 

Please go to our website:  www.Lakeway-tx.gov/classes for additional information or call us at 512-261-1010.

 

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April 2015

May 2015

Artist Donna Overly will exhibit her paintings and poetry during the month of March at the Lake Travis Community Library. Initially drawn to creative expression through watercolor, Donna was eventually led to pursue a Studio Art degree at the University of Texas in the early 2000s. Since graduating from UT in 2005, she has been actively working to promote art in the Greater Austin Area.
 

Donna Overly’s artwork in acrylics, pastels and watercolor, as well as the poetry that inspired them, will be on display at the Lake Travis Community Library through the month of March. Overly will be available for questions and discussion of her work at a reception on Saturday, March 7th from 1:30 p.m. to 3 p.m. The public is invited to attend....read on

 

Kayak Moments....read on

Lake Travis Community Library Offers April Programs

 

Lake Travis Community Library offers dozens of fun and educational programs during the month of April. Do you want to learn how to Facetime on your iPad and iPhone? Are you suddenly single and in need of a survival kit to get you through the transition? Are you interested in Texans participation in the American Civil War? Do you have questions about Social Security? Have you thought about the goals you would like to accomplish in retirement? Do you like to shop for inexpensive books?  In addition to our regular weekly programs, the library will hold the following special events in April:...read on

 

 

1,000 Books Before Kindergarten

 

The Lake Travis Community Library has recently launched the new program 1,000 Books Before Kindergarten. The program is part of a national campaign that aims to set a foundation for education and life-long reading skills. Studies have shown that families who start reading aloud to their children at birth help to strengthen language skills and build vocabulary - two important tools for beginning to learn.

 

“We have hundreds of children attend our story times and programs at the library every week, but we want to encourage reading at home as well,” said Lake Travis Community Library Director Morgan McMillian. “1,000 Books Before Kindergarten is a great way to encourage and reward early readers. We know that strong language and literacy skills pay off later in life!”

 

LeAnna Hart recently registered her son, three year old Cash, in the program.

 

"We are a library family. In our house, we always say that we love to read because it’s good for the brain,” said LeAnna Hart. “And more than that, reading is an important developmental life skill that I want my children to learn early."


Children who are not yet in kindergarten and their parents can simply keep track of how many books they read and earn prizes for every 100-book milestone. The books can be read together or individually, listened to on audiobook or at a story time, read online, and the same book can read multiple times. Informational fliers and logs are available in the Children’s Room. Prizes include stickers, a Sonic ice cream cone, a library tote bag, a free book, a library picture frame, and a t-shirt. Register at the library anytime to participate.

 

The 1,000 Books Foundation, which initiated the program in 2013, is a nonprofit public charity with a mission “to promote reading to newborns, infants, and toddlers and to encourage parent and child bonding through reading.”

 

“We want to encourage children to be lifelong learners and readers,” said McMillian. “The 1,000 Books program is designed to engage and motivate families while building bright futures for our youngest generation. Our expert librarians are always available to help with book recommendations. While 1,000 books may seem daunting, reading only three books a day will result in a total of 1,095 books read in a year.”

 

Please contact the library for more information at 263-2885 or visit www.laketravislibrary.org.  All library programs are free and open to the public.

 

 

 

 

Judie Bordic

 

Artist Judie Bordic will exhibit her work at the Lake Travis Community Library during the month of May. Bordic grew up in eastern Pennsylvania and moved to the Houston area in the 1970s. She completed her nursing education with an MSN at the University of Texas Health Science Center – Houston. Around this time, she also began to pursue an interest in drawing and painting. As she developed her technique, she explored fiber arts, watercolor, acrylic and oil painting as well as marbling and mixed-media. After much experimenting with various art forms, she became fascinated with Chinese calligraphy and watercolor. Chinese painting and calligraphy distinguish themselves from other cultural arts because they emphasize motion and are charged with dynamic life. This vibrant and nature based process became her primary focus and passion, which is often evident in her mixed-media pieces as well. ...Read on

 

 

 

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