Friday 18 April 2014

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Modified Rec Center Hours This Weekend

The West University Place Recreation Center will have special hours this weekend, in observance of Good Friday and Easter Sunday. On Friday, the Rec Center will be open from 5 a.m. to 1 p.m., and the pool will close at …

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No Garbage Collection on Friday, City Offices Closed

In observance of Good Friday, the City of West University Place offices will be closed and there will be no curbside collection of recycling and trash on

Council Votes to Form New Youth Groups, Buy New Street Sweeper

The West U City Council decided to create two youth groups at a workshop session before their regular meeting Monday at 6 p.m.

The council will begin

St. Mark’s “Women of the Tomb” service on Good Friday

St. Mark’s Episcopal Church, 3816 Bellaire Blvd., invites all to observe Good Friday, April 18, with a poignant Stations of the Cross service at 7 p.m. “Women of

Council to Meet to Raise Water Bill

A slight increase in water rates is on Monday’s agenda of the West University Place City Council. The council will meet at 6:10 p.m. in the Municipal

Start of Early Voting

Get your voting out of the way early at Fiesta Mart at 8130 Kirby Drive. This is West University Place's closest early voting location. Hours are: February 18 - February

Judson Park Tennis Court to Close for Replacement

The tennis court at Judson Park will be temporarily closed beginning on March 3, 2014. During the closure, the asphalt court will be demolished, along with the existing fencing and

Zoning Board Met to Discuss Commercial Rezoning

The Zoning and Planning Commission for the city of West University Place met on Thursday at 6:15 p.m. for a discussion about possible zoning changes in the

City Council to Meet to Consider Additional Spending, Discuss Employee Insurance

The West University Place City Council will meet Monday evening in a workshop session before the regular scheduled meeting.

The council will gather at 5:45 p.m. for

West U Flood System Complete, Controversial Restrictor Removed

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The controversial “restrictor” in Poor Farm Ditch has been removed by the city of West University Place, under an agreement approved by the Harris County

Storm Expected: City Offices Closed Tuesday

All City offices and buildings will be closed tomorrow, Tuesday, January 28th, due to the approach of the region’s second winter storm of the year.  Police, Fire and the


West University Place office will be open tomorrow. There will be regular trash collection.

West University Place employees were granted a "floating" holiday which can be used

West U Residents to Party Along Marathon Route Sunday, Streets to Close

On Sunday, January 19, 2014, the annual Chevron Houston Marathon will be coming through West University Place. Homes in West University Place and Southside Place, located along or

MASSIVE LEAK: Lake West University Place

  [caption id="attachment_48108" align="alignnone" width="285"] Lake West University Place[/caption] Saturday morning a water pipe leak caused an explosion of water that resulted in a lake like mass of water

Does West U Need More Parks? Watch Your Mail

West University Place residents will be receiving a survey letter asking for your opinion on the future of parks in our city. The letter will contain a web link