Monday 20 October 2014

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Small Turnout for Zoning Proposal

About 30 West U residents attended two “town hall meetings” Monday on the city of West U’s commercial zoning review. Gary Mitchell, vice-president of the Kendig-Keast Collaborative and the consultant to the city on rezoning non-single family properties in West …

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West U Now a “Silver” Scenic City

West University Place has been awarded Silver Scenic City Certification by the Scenic City certification program of Scenic Texas, moving up from its 2013 Bronze Certification. “We are excited

Council Approves 2015 Budget

The West U City Council on Monday approved a $34.3 million 2015 city budget. The budget lowered the tax rate in West U, but homeowners will see an increase

Fathers and Flashlights a Big Success

About 250 Fathers and 500 children with flashlights participated in the annual Fathers and Flashlights urban campout over the weekend in West University Place. The wildly popular event is

West U Cops Solve Burglary, Keep the Peace

The bad guys took most of the week off, while the good guys captured some burglars. West U police had no crimes reported for five days last week. But, on

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 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

West U Council meets Monday

The West University Place City Council will hold a meeting Monday at 6:30 p.m. at the West U Municipal Building. The council is scheduled to consider a resolution appointing

West U to hold Parade of Champions

The Tri-Sports Association and the city of West University Place will host a parade for the Hometown Heroes, the World Champion West U Little League Seniors. The parade, scheduled

WULL Seniors Win World Series, 7-4!!!

The West U Seniors the Senior World Series on Saturday in Bangor, Maine, with a 7-4 win over the team from Latin America. This is the second World Series

West U Opposes Weslayan Bus Plan

The West U City Council on Monday unanimously approved a resolution asking the Metropolitan Transit Authority to “strongly consider another route other than” Weslayan St., as part

WULL Seniors Win Again, with 11-3 score over Italy

[caption id="attachment_48830" align="alignleft" width="285"] Andrew Hoffman pitched Tuesday in the World Series in Bangor, Maine.[/caption]

The West U Seniors’ bats exploded in the eighth inning Tuesday, leading the

West Nile Virus In West U

Mosquitoes carrying the West Nile Virus have been detected in the city of West University Place, according to the Harris County Mosquito Control Division.

The city recently

West U Police investigate pot possession, ID Thefts

West U police made two arrests for marijuana possession and investigated two burglaries this week. At 9:27 p.m. on August 2, an officer observed a vehicle in the 4200