Are You Seeing Red?

How do you feel about having an Arts District in Lakeway? During the March 16 City Council meeting, some residents argued against creating an Arts District within the city like the one proposed by city staff. The full video of the meeting is available to stream and below is a recap of the session from the Austin Statesman. When you are done, take our… Read more →

Lakeway Paints Picture of Hill Country Arts District

From the front page of February 2015 edition of the Community Impact Newspaper: Concept adds visual, performing arts venues While living in Flower Mound for the past 21 years, Lynda Dickey said she used her fine-arts background to develop an art history program for kindergarteners. She also reported on fine art and performing arts events for local newspapers. However, when the… Read more →

Lakeway Weighs Arts District for New Development

From the Austin Business Journal: Lakeway is seeking to boost its arts appeal with an arts district currently being considered. The city of Lakeway is weighing whether or not to create an arts district in a planned development, reports the Austin American-Statesman. The district, which would be located on 130 acres set between Lohmans Crossing Road and Rolling Green Drive, could… Read more →

City of Lakeway to bring Arts District to Lake Travis?

From Lake Travis Lifestyle: We all know the Lake Travis area is booming with growth. And while we may have to experience a few growing pains a long the way, the promise of a bright future outshines the frustrations. The last piece of undeveloped property (130 acres) located behind the new Oaks at Lakeway is being considered for a unique arts district… Read more →

City considers new Arts District

From the Austin-American Statesman: “[City Manager Steve Jones] and I believe that if we can make arts a part of it, the commercial that follows will be organic businesses that support the arts instead of chains and name brands.” – Deputy City Manager Chessie Zimmerman The City of Lakeway is taking steps to create an arts district on 130 acres… Read more →

City mulls Arts District zoning

From the City of Lakeway: Lakeway’s vibrant arts community could have a hub for its activities if the city’s vision for a new arts district is realized. At Monday night’s City Council meeting, Deputy City Manager Chessie Zimmerman outlined a preliminary concept for a proposed arts district and related zoning classification. The impetus for the arts district concept is interest from… Read more →