Tuesday 23 September 2014

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West U Zoning Hearings Set

The city of West U will hold two town hall meetings later this month, to gather public comments and input on the efforts to revise the zoning regulations for non-single family residential properties in the city. The meetings will be …

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City to Hold Second Hearing on Taxes, Budget

Nobody showed up to testify at the first of two public hearings Thursday before the West University Place City Council on a 5.8 percent a tax increase for

West U Hearing on Budget

The West University Place City Council will hold the first of two public hearings on a tax increase for homeowners, to finance a proposed $34.3 million city budget

West U Wants Focus Groups to Help on Parks Plan

The city of West University Place is seeking focus group members who want to help with the Parks and Recreation Master Plan. These meetings will generally be conducted in

WU Council to hold (very) early Saturday Workshop

While many West U residents will be enjoying slightly cooler temperatures at Saturday soccer games or brunches al fresco, the West University Place City Council will hold a

West U Steps Up Skeeter Spraying — Again!

The mosquito population is driving everybody crazy, so the city of West University Place is taking action. Due to the recent increase in mosquito activity, the city of West

West U Council to Consider Tax Rate Hearings

The West University Place City Council will meet Monday to call two public hearings on a proposal to lower the city’s current property tax rate of 37 cents

Metro to Consider Moving Weslayan bus to Buffalo Speedway

The controversial bus route that was proposed for Weslayan Street through West University Place has been re-routed by the staff of METRO -- right down Buffalo Speedway. Nearly 240

Grass will Get Greener

The east end of Colonial Park will remain closed for the next week to 10 days, to allow the new grass to fully recover from an Army Worm

Consultants: West U May Need to Raise Salaries

In order to recruit and retain city employees, the city of West University Place should consider raises of three to 15 percent, consultants advised the City Council during

West U Closed for Labor Day

In observance of Labor Day, the city of West University Place offices will be closed on Monday, September 1, and no curbside collection will take place. Please note

West U Parade Honors Senior World Series Champs

A little bit of Mayberry came to West University Place Thursday, as dozens of families came out to cheer the World Champion West U Little League Seniors. The 15-

West U Council Meets Friday

The West University Place City Council will hold a special meeting and workshop session on Friday, August 29, at 11:30 a.m. in the Municipal Building. The council cancelled its

West U Council Cancels Meeting

Due to lack of a quorum, the West U City Council meeting scheduled for tonight, Monday, August 25, 2014, at 6:30 p.m., has been canceled. The next regular meeting

West U Police Investigate Jewelry Thefts

An alert West U resident notified police about a suspicious person “tugging on door handles” of vehicles in the 6600 block of Rutgers last Friday, resulting in the