News Flash

News Flash

Posted on: February 22, 2021

May 1, 2021 General Election

On May 1, 2021, West University Place residents will vote to elect a mayor and four members of council.  

For an Application for a Ballot By Mail: 

On Friday, February 19, 2021, candidates drew cards to determine...

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Additional Info... Community News
Posted on: February 5, 2021

Work on West U East Side Streets and Drainage Set to Begin

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MBCO Engineering, LLC is scheduled to perform surveying on the East side of town beginning February 8th (weather pending). Work will begin on the east end of University Boulevard at Kirby Drive and work west towards Buffalo Speedway. Upon completion of Un...

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Community News
Posted on: February 1, 2021

Work on West U Streets and Drainage Set to Begin

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The City of West University Place has initiated the preliminary engineering of the streets and drainage improvements in West U. The City has contracted with Cobb, Fendley and Associates Inc., to perform the initial phase of surveying and performing geotec...

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Community News

News Flash

Posted on: March 3, 2021

Governor Abbott's Executive Order GA-34

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UPDATE: March 5 at 12:45PM

The City of West University Place is still reviewing Governor Abbott’s most recent order regarding the changes to the mask mandate and occupancy restrictions in Texas. City staff continue to review recommendations from ...

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Coronavirus / COVID-19 Updates

News Flash

Posted on: February 12, 2021

West University Place Winter Storm Update

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UPDATE: February 25th at 12:30PM - 

The City of West University Place Public Works Department will be waiving permit fees for contractors who are repairing damages to plumbing sustained from the winter storm. Please note contractors will still be ...

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Emergency / Urgent Alerts

News Flash

News Flash

Posted on: June 21, 2019

Recreation Center

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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: February 22, 2021

Spring "West U at Your Leisure" Activity Guide

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Be on the lookout for the Spring "West U at Your Leisure" activity guide as it hits homes for the first time in a year! Inside you will find programs that the Recreation Center is offering in a safe and fun environment.

Registration for these pro...

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Parks and Recreation

News Flash

Posted on: February 17, 2021

Utility Scams

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How the Scam Works

A person or organization receives a call from someone who claims to represent the utility company. Most often, the individual claims the person or organization is behind on their electric bill and threatens to shut down the power soon if...

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Public Safety
Posted on: February 10, 2021

West University Police Provides Tips to Prevent Tax Identity Theft

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Tax season is here, and with that comes an increase in identify thefts. Tax-related identity theft happens when someone steals your personal information, including your social security number, to file a tax return claim or tax benefit. Unfortunately, ther...

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Public Safety
Posted on: February 2, 2021

West University Police Reminds Residents and their Families to Stay Vigilant

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On January 28th, West University Police Department received a report of an unknown male, in an older white vehicle, approaching a juvenile in the area of Duke St. and Rutgers Ave. The juvenile was riding a bicycle when the suspect approached and made inap...

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Public Safety
Posted on: November 5, 2020

Tips to keep yourself safe from Identity Theft

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Identity theft is a serious crime. People whose identities have been stolen can spend months or years – and their hard earned money – cleaning up the mess the thieves have made of their good name and credit record. With any crime, you ...

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Public Safety
Posted on: November 1, 2020

Fatality Crash in the 5800 block of Weslayan

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On 11/1/2020 at approximately 12:20 PM, West University Place first responders were dispatched to a major vehicle crash in the 5700 block of Weslayan. One party of that crash was involved in a second major crash in the 5800 block of Weslayan. The second m...
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Public Safety
Posted on: October 22, 2020

WUPD: BOLO for Forged Check Suspect

The West University Place Police Department is seeking assistance regarding a suspect sought in connection with cashing a forged check. 

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Public Safety
Posted on: September 24, 2020

Juveniles Apprehended for Criminal Mischief and Trespassing

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On 09/16/2020 Officers apprehended three juveniles for trespassing on private property. The juveniles were later released to an employee of The Shamar Hope Haven Residential Treatment Center at the request of Child Protective Services. Later that morning ...

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Public Safety
Posted on: July 8, 2020

Door-to-Door Scams

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Scammers may disguise themselves as representing a city official or private company in order to gain information or access to your home. Some door-to-door scams include magazine subscription sales, fraudulent fundraisers, “free” home s...

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Public Safety

News Flash

Posted on: January 28, 2021

City Wide Drainage Study

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In 2019, the City authorized the completion of a Citywide Drainage Modeling Study that evaluated and modeled existing conditions of the City's drainage system. The results indicated that the majority of the City has limited drainage capacity. The...

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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.

Learn More

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Public Works Spotlight

News Flash

News Flash

News Flash

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: January 19, 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
Posted on: January 18, 2021

City Wide Drainage Study

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In 2019, the City authorized the completion of a Citywide Drainage Modeling Study that evaluated and modeled existing conditions of the City's drainage system. The results indicated that the majority of the City has limited drainage capa...

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West University Place Spotlight
Posted on: January 15, 2021

2021 Budget at a Glance

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On September 28, 2020 the West University Place City Council adopted the 2021 budget that went into effect on January 1, 2021. 

To learn more about the 2021 budget, click here

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West University Place Spotlight