News Flash

Posted on: September 22, 2021

Buffalo Speedway Construction Update

Update 9/22/2021: Construction on Phase 4 of the Buffalo Speedway project continues. The work zone for Phase 4 between Amherst St to Wroxton consists removing and replacing the roadway pavement, underground drainage work, and necessary waterline connectio...

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Buffalo Speedway Reconstruction
Posted on: August 25, 2021

Buffalo Speedway Traffic Alert

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**Traffic Alert** On August 30th, the contractor (SER Construction) is scheduled to begin the traffic switch for Phase 4 of the Buffalo Speedway Project. The switch will consist of temporarily closing the inner northbound and southbound lanes of ...

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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

News Flash

Posted on: September 10, 2021

Temporary Free-Chlorine Conversion

Water Quality

The city will temporarily convert the disinfectant used in the water treatment process from chloramine to free chlorine. The West University Place main water system currently uses chloramines (a combination of free chlorine and ammonia) to disinfect its d...

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Community News

News Flash

Posted on: August 5, 2021

COVID-19 Update: Exec. Order GA-38

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The City of West University Place is urging residents to continue to be diligent in the fight against COVID-19. In Texas, many regions including Harris County, and here in West U, are experiencing another spike in COVID-19 cases with the Delta variant bei...

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Coronavirus / COVID-19 Updates

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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: September 23, 2021

Colonial Park West End Opens to the Public

Colonial Park West end Now Open!

Colonial Park West End greenspace and decks are now open to the public to enjoy. If you are in search for your next party spot or just want to reserve a deck for a quite family outing, this is a great spot to choose. For more information on Colonial Park ...

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Parks and Recreation
Posted on: September 7, 2021

King & Spalding's 2021 West U Halloween Dash and Kids' Fun Run Presented by West U Smiles

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King & Spalding's 2021 West U Halloween Dash and Kids' Fun Run Presented by West U Smiles

Registration is going on now for the 10th annual West U Halloween Dash and Kids' Fun Run, which will take place Saturday, October 30. T...

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Parks and Recreation

News Flash

News Flash

Posted on: September 8, 2021

Temporary Free-Chlorine Conversion

Water Quality

The conversion will begin on Monday, October 11, 2021 and continue through Monday, October 25, 2021.

The city will temporarily convert the disinfectant used in the water treatment process from chloramine to free chlorine. West University Place main water s...

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Public Works Spotlight
Posted on: August 12, 2021

Master Recycler Course

Master Recycler Course

The course will be held on Thursday evenings from 5:30 p.m. – 7:30 p. m., beginning September 9th and ending October 21st, and will include a Saturday field trip on October 2nd from 8:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. Classes will be held ...

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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
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

News Flash

Posted on: August 27, 2021

Weekly Crime Report 08/20/2021 - 08/27/2021

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: August 20, 2021

Weekly Crime Report 08/13/2021 - 08/20/2021

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: August 13, 2021

Weekly Crime Report 08/06/2021 - 08/13/2021

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: August 6, 2021

Weekly Crime Report 07/30/2021 - 08/06/2021

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: July 30, 2021

Weekly Crime Report 07/23/2021 - 07/30/2021

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: July 23, 2021

Weekly Crime Report 07/16/2021 - 07/23/2021

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: July 16, 2021

Weekly Crime Report 07/09/2021 - 07/16/2021

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: July 9, 2021

Weekly Crime Report 07/02/2021 - 07/09/2021

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: July 2, 2021

Weekly Crime Report 06/25/2021 - 07/02/2021

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: 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

News Flash

Posted on: August 9, 2021

Tax Rate Notice

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The Notice about 2021 Tax Rates is a new requirement that resulted from the passage of Texas Senate Bill 2, which requires the no-new-revenue and voter-approval tax rates to be posted to the City's website. The rates are informational only and do not repr...

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West University Place Spotlight
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: July 1, 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