Friday 24 October 2014

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West U Council to Discuss Real Estate

Issues relating to the city of West University Place’s real estate ownership and long-range master planning will be on the agendas of a special City Council workshop and the Council’s regular agenda on Monday. Two weeks ago, the West U …

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Heavy Trash Day is Saturday, Oct. 25

The city of West University Place is hosting its annual heavy trash and recycling day on Saturday, from 7 a.m. to 3 p.m. City employees and Goodwill workers will

Wet U Crime Report

West U Police made use of high technology to solve the case of a stolen rental car this week. On Tuesday, October 21, the victim went to the West

Buffalo Speedway To Close to Speed Construction

Just after the morning rush hour tomorrow, (Wednesday, October 22) Harris Construction Co. will close Buffalo Speedway at US 59 Southwest Freeway in both directions for one month. The

West U Crime Report

West U police last week arrested a driver for driving-while-intoxicated and responded to a report of a residential burglary in progress. On Friday, October 10, an officer was dispatched

West U Trees Available

This fall and winter, West U once again will be planting trees from the Tree Trust. The West University Place Tree Trust was established as a means to

Boo Bash Traffic Alert

Because West University Elementary School will be holding its 89th annual carnival Saturday, October 18, University Blvd. will be closed between Auden and Edloe from 7 a.m. to

Council Approves “Super Block” Plan

The West U City Council on Monday unanimously approved the creation of a “Super Block” that would house future city facilities, despite complaints from property owners who said

WU Full Moon Fest on Friday

[caption id="attachment_48990" align="alignleft" width="142"] The Full Moon Fest will include a showing of The Green Lantern.[/caption]The Full Moon Fest, the annual Halloween celebration hosted by the city of

West U Council Meeting to Consider Land Purchases

A “long-range planning exercise” aimed at creating a city campus is on the agenda of the West U City Council Monday. The council is scheduled to meet in executive

WU Police have Quiet Week

It was a very quiet week in West University Place for police officers, with no crimes reported on Sunday, Monday, Wednesday and Thursday. On Thursday, October 2, a West

WU to Hold Town Hall Meetings about Parks

The city of West University Place invites the community to participate in the Town Hall meetings about the city’s parks and recreation facilities and programs on October 20

Xavier School to Host Food Truck Fright Night

For one night only, fearless teens and brave adults can experience “Phobia Inside the Loop,” as Xavier Educational Academy, at 6203 Edloe, is transformed into a terrifying

Council to Consider Plan to Purchase Properties

The city of West University Place on Wednesday notified several property owners about a long-range master plan to create a “city campus” near the current Municipal Building on

West U Cleans Poor Farm Ditch

The West U Public Works Department recently completed a cleanup project of Poor Farm Ditch to make way for the rebuild of two 66-inch pipes. The cleanup project