News Flash

Posted on: September 20, 2020

Tropical Storm Beta

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Harris County residents should prepare for potential tropical weather impacts beginning today. According to the National Hurricane Center, Tropical Storm Beta continues to move toward a landfall in southeast Texas by early Tuesday morning. The National We...

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Community News
Posted on: September 17, 2020

November 3 Election

The City of West U residents will not be voting on anything specific to West U on November 3.  The  City’s next general election will be held in May 2021.  

For important information about the November 3 Election, refer...

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Community News
Posted on: August 27, 2020

FINAL UPDATE - Hurricane Laura

FINAL UPDATE – HURRICANE LAURA

Updated – Thursday Aug. 27 @ 9:10 am

Fortunately, West U and the Houston area were spared any significant issues resulting from Hurricane Laura.  Our hearts and prayers go out those communities in ...

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Emergency / Severe Weather Alerts
Posted on: August 26, 2020

HURRICANE LAURA UPDATE

SEVERE WEATHER UPDATE – HURRICANE LAURA

Updated – Wednesday Aug. 26 @ 11:55 am

In response to Hurricane Laura and its projected landfall, Mayor Bob Higley signed a Disaster Declaration  and the City has activated our Emergency O...

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Emergency / Severe Weather Alerts
Posted on: August 26, 2020

HURRICANE LAURA UPDATE - Information and Reminders

SEVERE WEATHER UPDATE – HURRICANE LAURA

Updated – Wednesday Aug. 26 @ 6:00 pm

There has been no significant change from the storm path since this morning’s update.  Tonight, approximately 60 City team members will be s...

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Emergency / Severe Weather Alerts
Posted on: August 25, 2020

SEVERE WEATHER UPDATE - Hurricane Laura

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SEVERE WEATHER UPDATE – HURRICANE LAURA

Updated – Tuesday Aug. 25 @ 1 pm

The following is an update on Hurricane Laura and impacts on City provided services.

PROJECTED LANDFALL

Laura’s projected landfall has moved west of the Tex...

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Emergency / Severe Weather Alerts
Posted on: August 24, 2020

Tropical Storms Marco & Laura Update

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WEATHER UPDATE - TROPICAL STORMS MARCO & LAURA

The City of West U is finalizing preparations for TS Marco & Laura as they approach the gulf coast.   Depending on the storm’s path and severity, residents should expect service inte...

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Community News
Posted on: August 11, 2020

Notice About 2020 Tax Rates

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For information regarding the FY 2021 budget & 2020 tax rate Click here

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Community News
Posted on: July 15, 2020

Message from your West U City Council in the Fight Against COVID-19

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Dear West U,

West University City Council encourages people to wear a mask and avoid gatherings to help protect themselves and others from COVID-19. Everything may look calm in West U, but a battle for human life is being fought in the Texas Medical Center...

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Coronavirus / COVID-19 Updates
Posted on: July 3, 2020

State of Texas and Harris County Updates on COVID-19

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STATE OF TEXAS & HARRIS COUNTY UPDATES

Recently, Governor Abbot issued a proclamation amending Executive Order GA-28 relating to mass gatherings in Texas and Executive Order GA-29 relating to the use of face coverings.  Harris County Judge Hid...

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Coronavirus / COVID-19 Updates
Posted on: July 2, 2020

2019 Water Quality Report

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The City of West University Place 2019 Water Quality Report is now available.  West U staff continually monitor your drinking water for contaminants, and ensures that it meets federal and state requirements.  The City of West University ...

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Community News
Posted on: June 30, 2020

West U Update - Changes to Some City Services

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West U Update – Changes to City Services

Due to increasing COVID-19 concerns that have caused the County and State to pause their reopening plans, the following temporary reductions to non-essential services will go into effect on Friday, July 3....

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Coronavirus / COVID-19 Updates