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January 27, 2015

West U Crime Report

On January 16, a West U resident went to the police department to report that she had lost her Texas drivers’ license and a credit/debit card while shopping in Houston. Also on January 16, a West U patrol officer observed a vehicle traveling northbound in the 6100 block of Buffalo Speedway with a defective driver’s […]

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January 27, 2015

Council okays sign, fence ordinance changes

The West University Place City Council on Monday tentatively approved changes to city ordinances governing electronic signs, nuisance signs, masonry fences and fences near major thoroughfares. The changes were unanimously, but tentatively approved, on first reading. The council also unanimously approved the appointment of Judy Faulkner to the Senior Services Board, to fill the unexpired […]

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January 22, 2015

Cheer Up: It’s Summer Camp Registration Time

With chilly temperatures and cold rain, summer seems a long way off. But, it’s almost time to register children for summer camps in West University Place. Priority registration for summer camps will begin on Tuesday, January 27th at the Recreation Center, 4210 Bellaire Blvd.  To be eligible for priority registration, a child must have attended […]

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January 22, 2015

Residents to get information about Super Block

The city of West University Place will soon mail residents an informational brochure with details of the Facility Master Planning efforts undertaken in 2014, as part of a two-step process before final consideration by the City Council in 2015. The informational packet will highlight a planning process that included the hiring of a municipal planner, […]

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January 19, 2015

West U Crime Report

A suspect with multiple open warrants from West University Place was arrested on January 10 at the Fort Bend County Sheriff’s Department jail. The suspect was taken into custody and transported back to the West University Place jail without incident. At 10:21 a.m. on January 10, West U police officers were dispatched to the 4100 […]

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January 14, 2015

Marathon Reminder

  On Sunday, January 18, the annual Chevron Houston Marathon will be coming through the city of West University Place. Homes in West U and Southside Place located along or near the race route may be affected by road closures, announcements from the live band and public announcement booth in front of West U City […]

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January 12, 2015

Council Okays Super Block Survey

By a 3-1 vote, the West U City Council on Monday approved conducting a survey of a random sample of registered voters to gauge public opinion on a long-range master plan for the so-called “Super Block.” After a handful of West U residents expressed mixed feelings about the survey, the council decided to proceed with […]

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January 11, 2015

West U Police Report

On Monday, January 5, a West U police officer was dispatched at 7:46am, an officer was dispatched to the 6400 block of Rutgers in regards to criminal mischief. The officer met with the victim who stated an unknown person threw a brick through the rear windshield of his vehicle. No entry was made in the […]

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January 11, 2015

Council to Meet on Facilities, Zoning Hearing

The West U City Council will hold an executive session at 5 p.m. Monday, to discuss issues related to the city’s long-range facilities master plan. There are two items on the agenda of the executive session, including a presentation from San Antonio attorney Lowell Denton about religious land use in cities and other related matters. […]

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January 7, 2015

West U Posts Election Calendar

The West University Place 2015 General Election will be held on May 9, 2015 for the purpose of electing a mayor and four city council members.  Below is a list of important dates, including the first and last day to file an application for a place on the ballot. To obtain a candidate packet, or […]

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