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Posted on: November 15, 2018

West U Police Response to Scout House

On 11/14/2018, ABC 13 Houston posted a story about an incident that allegedly occurred at the West U Branch Library. The story featured an extremely short clip of the recorded audio from the officer and was not wholly accurate. 
The incident from ...
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Audio Recording of Scout House Incident Police Department
Posted on: November 12, 2018

Annual Christmas Tree Lighting Ceremony Celebrates 30 Years as a West U Tradition

The West University Place Parks & Recreation Department will host its 30th annual Christmas Tree Lighting Ceremony in front of the Community Building, located at 6104 Auden St., Monday, December 3, at 5:30 pm. 

“Since this is the 30t...

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Community news
Posted on: November 5, 2018

Plant a Tree Courtesy of the West U Tree Trust

The City of West University Place is currently accepting applications from residents interested in obtaining a complimentary tree from the city’s Tree Trust. Applications are available at the city’s Development Services Office, located...

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Community news
Posted on: November 1, 2018

West University Place Opens New “Quiet” Park

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The City of West University Place officially opened Jennie Elizabeth Hughes Park, 6446 Sewanee, on Tuesday, October 30. 

The 15,000 square foot park includes a covered front porch entry at the corner of Sewanee and Pittsburg complete with a ceilin...

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Posted on: October 26, 2018

Notice of Unclaimed Property

Public Notice of Unclaimed Property

Valued at $100 or less

Every year various departments of the City of West University Place report unclaimed cash and valuables, from uncashed checks, deposits, refunds, overpayments or any other transactions creating a cr...

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Posted on: October 23, 2018

WUPD: Can you identify this subject?

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On 10/19/2018 a burglary of a motor vehicle took place in the 3000 block of Duke at Belmont. The suspect forced entry into the vehicle and removed a purse. A short time later, the victim's credit card was used at a nearby store for a large purchase.

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Posted on: October 16, 2018

Statement on West University Place Adopted Tax Rate

This year's levy to fund maintenance and operations expenditures exceeds last year's maintenance and operations tax levy. The following statements must be included in the ordinance, resolution, or order setting this year's tax rate. The statements must be...

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Finance
Posted on: September 26, 2018

We'd Love to Have Your Feedback

Social media, emails, newsletters, meetings, the media, your neighbors - how do YOU get information about the City?

We’d like to know WHAT topics are most important to you and HOW you’d like to receive that information. 

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Posted on: September 4, 2018

Former West University Place Fire Chief Passes

Steve Ralls

September 4, 2018                                

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Patti Jett

Communications Director&nbs...

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Posted on: April 19, 2018

WUPD Needs Your Help Identifying Suspect

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The West University Place Police Department is asking for your assistance in identifying the suspect depicted in the composite sketch. This suspect was observed in an attempted auto theft incident on Friday, March 9, 2018 in the 2700 block of Tangley.

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Posted on: December 28, 2017

FEMA Fraud Investigations

The FEMA Fraud Division has begun contacting persons affected by fraudulent applications for assistance.

The FEMA agent that will contact you will have personal information about you from the claim(s) you have filed. However, if you are concerned about ver...

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