TOMORROW: Judge assigned to explain annexation dispute between West U and Bellaire

February 8, 2017
Judge Mark Davidson

Judge Mark Davidson will explain the annexation dispute on February 9. 

West University Place tried to annex Bellaire and Southside Place. Judge Mark Davidson of the Multidistrict Litigation Harris County Civil Court, will appear at Bellaire’s CenterPoint Energy Community Center on Thursday, February 9, to explain the dispute to all interested parties.

On December 31, 1945, the City Council of West University Place voted to annex the cities of Bellaire and Southside Place. Bellaire fought like hell. And Judge Davidson will tell the story of this little-known aspect of West U’s past.

Please join Bellaire Historical Society for a free presentation on West U and Bellaire Go to War—The Fight Over the Merger of the Cities.

Please arrive at 6:30 pm, refreshments served by members of Bellaire Historical Society.

Bellaire - circa 1950

Bellaire – circa 1950

West U & Bellaire Go to War—The Fight Over the Merger of the Cities
Thursday, February 9 at 6:30 pm

Bellaire’s CenterPoint Energy Community Center
7001 5th St
Bellaire, TX 77401

George Boehme

George Boehme is the publisher of and West University Essentials magazine.

View more articles Subscribe