News Flash

Posted on: May 18, 2021

Buffalo Speedway Traffic Alert

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**Traffic Alert** On Monday May 17th, 2021, the Contractor (SER Construction) changed the flow of traffic in the work zone on Buffalo Speedway south of W. Holcombe.  The southbound lanes between St. Vincent De Paul Catholic Church and Be...

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Buffalo Speedway Reconstruction
Posted on: April 29, 2021

Contractor Breaks Ground on Buffalo Speedway Project

City of West University Place

After nearly 5-years of planning, the contractor for the Buffalo Speedway project has broken ground! Work has begun at the outfall located at Poor Farm Ditch behind St. Vincent’s de Paul Catholic Church. This initiates work to replace undergroun...

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Buffalo Speedway Reconstruction
Posted on: April 19, 2021

Buffalo Speedway Construction Update

Update 6/23/21: The contractor (SER Construction) has been working diligently over the last 3 months making great progress on the Buffalo Speedway Project. As of June 18, the contractor has installed approximately 640 Linear Feet of storm water b...

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Buffalo Speedway Reconstruction

News Flash

Posted on: June 22, 2021

West U Accepting Applications for Boards and Commissions

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The City of West University Place is accepting applications for volunteers to serve on the Zoning and Planning Commission, the Zoning Board of Adjustments, the Building and Standards Commission, the Parks Board, the Senior Services Board, and the Recyclin...

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Community News
Posted on: June 8, 2021

Mosquito Control

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The City of West University Place has scheduled selective city-wide mosquito spraying over the next three (3) weeks.  Treatment sprayings will be completed Thursday nights between 10 p.m. and 5 a.m. on the following dates:  

  • Thursday June...
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Community News

News Flash

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News Flash

Posted on: June 24, 2021

Recreation Center Operational Update

Recreation Center Operational Update

The West U Recreation Center is pleased to announce that beginning July 1, reservations will no longer be accepted increasing the availability for the swimming pool and weight/cardio room. In addition the hours of operation will be expanded as follows:

Rec...

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Parks & Rec Highlights
Posted on: June 15, 2021

Independence Weekend Celebration

4th of July

Friday, July 2 Pack your lawn chairs and come rock out with the West U School of Rock at Colonial Park from 6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. Admission is free for West U residents, but regular admission fees will apply for patrons wishing to enjoy...

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Parks & Rec Highlights

News Flash

Posted on: June 21, 2019

Recreation Center

Exterior of Recreation Center

The Recreation Center offers a wide variety of classes for all ages.

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Posted on: January 4, 2021

Statewide Gold Medal Award for Excellence

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The City of West University Place Parks and Recreation Department was honored with the prestigious Gold Medal Award at the 2020 Texas Recreation and Park Society (TRAPS) Institute Annual Awards Ceremony on February 27 at the Moody Gardens Convention Cente...

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Parks & Rec Spotlights
Posted on: January 4, 2021

Colonial Park Pool

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Colonial Park Pool is the place to relax and bring out the inner kid in everyone.

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News Flash

Posted on: June 23, 2021

StoryWalk® Houston is popping up in West U!

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Visit Friends Park at 3771 Rice Blvd. for the latest StoryWalk® installment, Hats Off for the Fourth of July, from June 26 - July 4.

A StoryWalk® is a children's picture book that has been taken apart and is presented page-by-page along an outdoor...

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Parks and Recreation
Posted on: June 15, 2021

Independence Weekend Celebration

4th of July

Friday, July 2 Pack your lawn chairs and come rock out with the West U School of Rock at Colonial Park from 6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. Admission is free for West U residents, but regular admission fees will apply for patrons wishing to enjoy the conce...

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Parks and Recreation
Posted on: May 19, 2021

Party on the Patio

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Mark your calendars and pack your lawn chairs and blankets, West U’s Party on the Patio is scheduled to return! Performances will be Friday, June 25 & July 23, at 7:00 p.m. at the Colonial Park Pool, 4130 Byron Street. This year’s concert series is ge...

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Parks and Recreation

News Flash

Posted on: June 24, 2021

WUPD- Catalytic Converter Thefts

Within the past week, the West University Place Police Department has noticed a rise in the theft of catalytic converters from vehicle exhaust systems. Although all vehicles can be a target to the theft, Toyota Priuses are the most recently victimized veh...

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Public Safety
Posted on: June 1, 2021

WUPD- Community Cares Program

The Community C.A.R.E.S. (Connect, Attention, Respect, Engage, and Service) program is a tremendous opportunity for West University Place first responders, of our police and fire departments, as well as our residents, to form a united partnership to creat...

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Public Safety
Posted on: May 20, 2021

WUPD-Beware of Mailbox Fishing

The U.S. Postal Inspectors along with WUPD are investigating five check fraud cases, within this month, which appear to be linked to a common scam referred to as Mailbox Fishing. The suspects have been targeting the USPS exterior collection boxes located ...

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Public Safety

News Flash

Posted on: May 24, 2021

Mosquito Control

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The City of West University Place monitors mosquito activity through information provided by the Harris County Mosquito Control District. The City’s pest control partner begins spraying the first week of April through the end of October. In addi...

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Public Works Spotlight
Posted on: January 25, 2021

Noise Ordinance

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In response to the increase of leaf blowers, the City of West University Place amended the City's Ordinance that will help decrease noise pollution in the City. Enforcement of the new noise ordinance will begin MAY 3, 2021.

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Public Works Spotlight

News Flash

Posted on: June 18, 2021

Weekly Crime Report 06/11/2021 - 06/18/2021

Important Notice

The West University Place Police Department’s Crime Report represents basic data of crimes. There are limitations associated with the information provided.

Initial crime classifications may be changed at a later date based upon further inve...

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Weekly Crime Report
Posted on: June 11, 2021

Weekly Crime Report 06/04/2021 - 06/11/2021

Important Notice

The West University Place Police Department’s Crime Report represents basic data of crimes. There are limitations associated with the information provided.

Initial crime classifications may be changed at a later date based upon further inve...

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Weekly Crime Report
Posted on: June 4, 2021

Weekly Crime Report 05/28/2021 - 06/04/2021

Important Notice

The West University Place Police Department’s Crime Report represents basic data of crimes. There are limitations associated with the information provided.

Initial crime classifications may be changed at a later date based upon further inve...

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Weekly Crime Report
Posted on: May 28, 2021

Weekly Crime Report 05/21/2021 - 05/28/2021

Important Notice

The West University Place Police Department’s Crime Report represents basic data of crimes. There are limitations associated with the information provided.

Initial crime classifications may be changed at a later date based upon further inve...

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Weekly Crime Report
Posted on: May 21, 2021

Weekly Crime Report 05/14/2021 - 05/21/2021

Important Notice

The West University Place Police Department’s Crime Report represents basic data of crimes. There are limitations associated with the information provided.

Initial crime classifications may be changed at a later date based upon further inve...

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Weekly Crime Report
Posted on: May 14, 2021

Weekly Crime Report 05/07/2021 - 05/14/2021

Important Notice

The West University Place Police Department’s Crime Report represents basic data of crimes. There are limitations associated with the information provided.

Initial crime classifications may be changed at a later date based upon further inve...

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Weekly Crime Report
Posted on: May 7, 2021

Weekly Crime Report 04/30/2021 - 05/07/2021

Important Notice

The West University Place Police Department’s Crime Report represents basic data of crimes. There are limitations associated with the information provided.

Initial crime classifications may be changed at a later date based upon further inve...

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Weekly Crime Report
Posted on: April 30, 2021

Weekly Crime Report 04/23/2021 - 04/30/2021

Important Notice

The West University Place Police Department’s Crime Report represents basic data of crimes. There are limitations associated with the information provided.

Initial crime classifications may be changed at a later date based upon further inve...

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Weekly Crime Report
Posted on: April 27, 2021

Weekly Crime Report 04/16/2021 - 04/23/2021

Important Notice

The West University Place Police Department’s Crime Report represents basic data of crimes. There are limitations associated with the information provided.

Initial crime classifications may be changed at a later date based upon further inve...

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Weekly Crime Report
Posted on: April 16, 2021

Weekly Crime Report 04/09/2021 - 04/16/2021

Important Notice

The West University Place Police Department’s Crime Report represents basic data of crimes. There are limitations associated with the information provided.

Initial crime classifications may be changed at a later date based upon further inve...

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Weekly Crime Report
Posted on: April 9, 2021

Weekly Crime Report 04/02/2021 - 04/09/2021

Important Notice

The West University Place Police Department’s Crime Report represents basic data of crimes. There are limitations associated with the information provided.

Initial crime classifications may be changed at a later date based upon further inve...

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Weekly Crime Report
Posted on: April 2, 2021

Weekly Crime Report 03/26/2021 - 04/02/2021

Important Notice

The West University Place Police Department’s Crime Report represents basic data of crimes. There are limitations associated with the information provided.

Initial crime classifications may be changed at a later date based upon further inve...

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Weekly Crime Report
Posted on: March 26, 2021

Weekly Crime Report 03/19/2021 - 03/26/2021

Important Notice

The West University Place Police Department’s Crime Report represents basic data of crimes. There are limitations associated with the information provided.

Initial crime classifications may be changed at a later date based upon further inve...

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Weekly Crime Report
Posted on: March 19, 2021

Weekly Crime Report 03/12/2021 - 03/19/2021

Important Notice

The West University Place Police Department’s Crime Report represents basic data of crimes. There are limitations associated with the information provided.

Initial crime classifications may be changed at a later date based upon further inve...

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Weekly Crime Report
Posted on: March 12, 2021

Weekly Crime Report 03/05/2021 - 03/12/2021

Important Notice

The West University Place Police Department’s Crime Report represents basic data of crimes. There are limitations associated with the information provided.

Initial crime classifications may be changed at a later date based upon further inve...

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Weekly Crime Report
Posted on: March 5, 2021

Weekly Crime Report 02/26/2021 - 03/05/2021

Important Notice

The West University Place Police Department’s Crime Report represents basic data of crimes. There are limitations associated with the information provided.

Initial crime classifications may be changed at a later date based upon further inve...

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Weekly Crime Report
Posted on: February 26, 2021

Weekly Crime Report 02/19/2021 - 02/26/2021

Important Notice

The West University Place Police Department’s Crime Report represents basic data of crimes. There are limitations associated with the information provided.

Initial crime classifications may be changed at a later date based upon further inve...

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Weekly Crime Report
Posted on: February 19, 2021

Weekly Crime Report 02/12/2021 - 02/19/2021

Important Notice

The West University Place Police Department’s Crime Report represents basic data of crimes. There are limitations associated with the information provided.

Initial crime classifications may be changed at a later date based upon further inve...

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Weekly Crime Report
Posted on: February 12, 2021

Weekly Crime Report 02/05/2021 - 02/12/2021

Important Notice

The West University Place Police Department’s Crime Report represents basic data of crimes. There are limitations associated with the information provided.

Initial crime classifications may be changed at a later date based upon further inve...

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Weekly Crime Report
Posted on: February 5, 2021

Weekly Crime Report 01/29/2021 - 02/05/2021

Important Notice

The West University Place Police Department’s Crime Report represents basic data of crimes. There are limitations associated with the information provided.

Initial crime classifications may be changed at a later date based upon further inve...

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Weekly Crime Report
Posted on: January 29, 2021

Weekly Crime Report 01/22/2021 - 01/29/2021

Important Notice

The West University Place Police Department’s Crime Report represents basic data of crimes. There are limitations associated with the information provided.

Initial crime classifications may be changed at a later date based upon further inve...

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Weekly Crime Report
Posted on: January 22, 2021

Weekly Crime Report 01/15/2021 - 01/22/2021

Important Notice

The West University Place Police Department’s Crime Report represents basic data of crimes. There are limitations associated with the information provided.

Initial crime classifications may be changed at a later date based upon further inve...

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Weekly Crime Report
Posted on: January 15, 2021

Weekly Crime Report 01/08/2021 - 01/15/2021

Important Notice

The West University Place Police Department’s Crime Report represents basic data of crimes. There are limitations associated with the information provided.

Initial crime classifications may be changed at a later date based upon further inve...

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Weekly Crime Report
Posted on: January 8, 2021

Weekly Crime Report 01/01/2021 - 01/08/2021

Important Notice

The West University Place Police Department’s Crime Report represents basic data of crimes. There are limitations associated with the information provided.

Initial crime classifications may be changed at a later date based upon further inve...

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Weekly Crime Report
Posted on: December 31, 2020

Weekly Crime Report 12/25/2020 - 01/01/2021

Important Notice

The West University Place Police Department’s Crime Report represents basic data of crimes. There are limitations associated with the information provided.

Initial crime classifications may be changed at a later date based upon fu...

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Weekly Crime Report
Posted on: December 29, 2020

Weekly Crime Report 12/18/2020 - 12/25/2020

Important Notice

The West University Place Police Department’s Crime Report represents basic data of crimes. There are limitations associated with the information provided.

Initial crime classifications may be changed at a later date based upon further inve...

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Weekly Crime Report
Posted on: December 18, 2020

Weekly Crime Report 12/11/2020 - 12/18/2020

Important Notice

The West University Place Police Department’s Crime Report represents basic data of crimes. There are limitations associated with the information provided.

Initial crime classifications may be changed at a later date based upon fu...

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Weekly Crime Report
Posted on: December 11, 2020

Weekly Crime Report 12/04/2020 - 12/11/2020

Important Notice

The West University Place Police Department’s Crime Report represents basic data of crimes. There are limitations associated with the information provided.

Initial crime classifications may be changed at a later date based upon further inve...

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Weekly Crime Report
Posted on: December 4, 2020

Weekly Crime Report 11/27/2020 - 12/04/2020

Important Notice

The West University Place Police Department’s Crime Report represents basic data of crimes. There are limitations associated with the information provided.

Initial crime classifications may be changed at a later date based upon further inve...

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Weekly Crime Report
Posted on: December 1, 2020

Weekly Crime Report 11/20/2020 - 11/27/2020

Important Notice

The West University Place Police Department’s Crime Report represents basic data of crimes. There are limitations associated with the information provided.

Initial crime classifications may be changed at a later date based upon further inve...

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Weekly Crime Report
Posted on: November 20, 2020

Weekly Crime Report 11/13/2020 - 11/20/2020

Important Notice

The West University Place Police Department’s Crime Report represents basic data of crimes. There are limitations associated with the information provided.

Initial crime classifications may be changed at a later date based upon further inve...

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Weekly Crime Report
Posted on: November 13, 2020

Weekly Crime Report 11/06/2020 - 11/13/2020

Important Notice

The West University Place Police Department’s Crime Report represents basic data of crimes. There are limitations associated with the information provided.

Initial crime classifications may be changed at a later date based upon further inve...

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Weekly Crime Report
Posted on: November 6, 2020

Weekly Crime Report 10/30/2020 - 11/06/2020

Important Notice

The West University Place Police Department’s Crime Report represents basic data of crimes. There are limitations associated with the information provided.

Initial crime classifications may be changed at a later date based upon further inve...

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Weekly Crime Report
Posted on: October 30, 2020

Weekly Crime Report 10/23/2020 - 10/30/2020

Important Notice

The West University Place Police Department’s Crime Report represents basic data of crimes. There are limitations associated with the information provided.

Initial crime classifications may be changed at a later date based upon further inve...

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Weekly Crime Report
Posted on: October 23, 2020

Weekly Crime Report 10/16/2020 - 10/23/2020

Important Notice

The West University Place Police Department’s Crime Report represents basic data of crimes. There are limitations associated with the information provided.

Initial crime classifications may be changed at a later date based upon further inve...

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Weekly Crime Report
Posted on: October 16, 2020

Weekly Crime Report 10/09/2020 - 10/16/2020

Important Notice

The West University Place Police Department’s Crime Report represents basic data of crimes. There are limitations associated with the information provided.

Initial crime classifications may be changed at a later date based upon further inve...

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Weekly Crime Report
Posted on: October 9, 2020

Weekly Crime Report 10/02/2020 - 10/09/2020

Important Notice

The West University Place Police Department’s Crime Report represents basic data of crimes. There are limitations associated with the information provided.

Initial crime classifications may be changed at a later date based upon further inve...

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Weekly Crime Report
Posted on: October 2, 2020

Weekly Crime Report 09/25/2020 - 10/02/2020

Important Notice

The West University Place Police Department’s Crime Report represents basic data of crimes. There are limitations associated with the information provided.

Initial crime classifications may be changed at a later date based upon further inve...

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Weekly Crime Report
Posted on: September 25, 2020

Weekly Crime Report 09/18/2020 - 09/25/2020

Important Notice

The West University Place Police Department’s Crime Report represents basic data of crimes. There are limitations associated with the information provided.

Initial crime classifications may be changed at a later date based upon fu...

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Weekly Crime Report
Posted on: September 18, 2020

Weekly Crime Report 09/11/2020 - 09/18/2020

Important Notice

The West University Place Police Department’s Crime Report represents basic data of crimes. There are limitations associated with the information provided.

Initial crime classifications may be changed at a later date based upon fu...

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Weekly Crime Report
Posted on: September 11, 2020

Weekly Crime Report 09/04/2020 - 09/11/2020

Important Notice

The West University Place Police Department’s Crime Report represents basic data of crimes. There are limitations associated with the information provided.

Initial crime classifications may be changed at a later date based upon fu...

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Weekly Crime Report
Posted on: August 28, 2020

Weekly Crime Report 08/28/2020 - 09/04/2020

Important Notice

The West University Place Police Department’s Crime Report represents basic data of crimes. There are limitations associated with the information provided.

Initial crime classifications may be changed at a later date based upon fu...

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Weekly Crime Report
Posted on: August 28, 2020

Weekly Crime Report 08/21/2020 - 08/28/2020

Important Notice

The West University Place Police Department’s Crime Report represents basic data of crimes. There are limitations associated with the information provided.

Initial crime classifications may be changed at a later date based upon fu...

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Weekly Crime Report
Posted on: August 21, 2020

Weekly Crime Report 08/14/2020 - 08/21/2020

Important Notice

The West University Place Police Department’s Crime Report represents basic data of crimes. There are limitations associated with the information provided.

Initial crime classifications may be changed at a later date based upon fu...

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Weekly Crime Report
Posted on: August 14, 2020

Weekly Crime Report 08/07/2020 - 08/14/2020

Important Notice

The West University Place Police Department’s Crime Report represents basic data of crimes. There are limitations associated with the information provided.

Initial crime classifications may be changed at a later date based upon fu...

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Weekly Crime Report
Posted on: August 7, 2020

Weekly Crime Report 07/31/2020 - 08/07/2020

Important Notice

The West University Place Police Department’s Crime Report represents basic data of crimes. There are limitations associated with the information provided.

Initial crime classifications may be changed at a later date based upon fu...

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Weekly Crime Report
Posted on: July 31, 2020

Weekly Crime Report 07/24/2020 - 07/31/2020

Important Notice

The West University Place Police Department’s Crime Report represents basic data of crimes. There are limitations associated with the information provided.

Initial crime classifications may be changed at a later date based upon fu...

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Weekly Crime Report
Posted on: July 24, 2020

Weekly Crime Report 07/17/2020 - 07/24/2020

Important Notice

The West University Place Police Department’s Crime Report represents basic data of crimes. There are limitations associated with the information provided.

Initial crime classifications may be changed at a later date based upon fu...

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Weekly Crime Report
Posted on: July 17, 2020

Weekly Crime Report 07/10/2020 - 07/17/2020

Important Notice

The West University Place Police Department’s Crime Report represents basic data of crimes. There are limitations associated with the information provided.

Initial crime classifications may be changed at a later date based upon fu...

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Weekly Crime Report
Posted on: July 10, 2020

Weekly Crime Report 07/03/2020 - 07/10/2020

Important Notice

The West University Place Police Department’s Crime Report represents basic data of crimes. There are limitations associated with the information provided.

Initial crime classifications may be changed at a later date based upon fu...

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Weekly Crime Report
Posted on: July 7, 2020

Weekly Crime Report 06/26/2020 - 07/03/2020

Important Notice

The West University Place Police Department’s Crime Report represents basic data of crimes. There are limitations associated with the information provided.

Initial crime classifications may be changed at a later date based upon fu...

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Weekly Crime Report
Posted on: June 26, 2020

Weekly Crime Report 06/19/2020 - 06/26/2020

Important Notice

The West University Place Police Department’s Crime Report represents basic data of crimes. There are limitations associated with the information provided.

Initial crime classifications may be changed at a later date based upon fu...

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Weekly Crime Report
Posted on: June 19, 2020

Weekly Crime Report 06/12/2020 - 06/19/2020

Important Notice

The West University Place Police Department’s Crime Report represents basic data of crimes. There are limitations associated with the information provided.

Initial crime classifications may be changed at a later date based upon fu...

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Weekly Crime Report
Posted on: May 1, 2020

Weekly Crime Report 04/24/2020 - 05/01/2020

Important Notice

The West University Place Police Department’s Crime Report represents basic data of crimes. There are limitations associated with the information provided.

Initial crime classifications may be changed at a later date based upon fu...

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Weekly Crime Report
Posted on: April 24, 2020

Weekly Crime Report 04/17/2020 - 04/24/2020

Important Notice

The West University Place Police Department’s Crime Report represents basic data of crimes. There are limitations associated with the information provided.

Initial crime classifications may be changed at a later date based upon fu...

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Weekly Crime Report
Posted on: April 17, 2020

Weekly Crime Report 04/10/2020 - 04/17/2020

Important Notice

The West University Place Police Department’s Crime Report represents basic data of crimes. There are limitations associated with the information provided.

Initial crime classifications may be changed at a later date based upon fu...

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Weekly Crime Report
Posted on: April 14, 2020

Weekly Crime Report 04/03/2020 - 04/10/2020

Important Notice

The West University Place Police Department’s Crime Report represents basic data of crimes. There are limitations associated with the information provided.

Initial crime classifications may be changed at a later date based upon fu...

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Weekly Crime Report
Posted on: April 3, 2020

Weekly Crime Report 03/27/2020 - 04/03/2020

Important Notice

The West University Place Police Department’s Crime Report represents basic data of crimes. There are limitations associated with the information provided.

Initial crime classifications may be changed at a later date based upon fu...

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Weekly Crime Report
Posted on: March 18, 2020

Weekly Crime Report 03/20/2020 - 03/27/2020

Important Notice

The West University Place Police Department’s Crime Report represents basic data of crimes. There are limitations associated with the information provided.

Initial crime classifications may be changed at a later date based upon fu...

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Weekly Crime Report

News Flash

Posted on: May 17, 2021

City Speed Limit Reduction

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In 2020, City Council awarded a contract to Traffic Engineers Inc. (TEI) to complete a Speed and Safety Traffic Study for the City of West University Place. The study focused on gathering data and analyzing traffic conditions to determine the feasibility ...

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West University Place Spotlight
Posted on: April 5, 2021

City Currents Newsletter

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City Currents is a great way to stay up-to-date on City information, including news, events and more. City Currents is the City of West U's newsletter that arrives in the mail quarterly. 

Click here to read the latest edition!

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West University Place Spotlight