News Flash

Posted on: May 17, 2022

Buffalo Speedway Construction Update

Buffalo Project

Thursday, May 19 at 8:00am the west side intersection of Carnegie and Buffalo Speedway will be temporarily closed while crews install dewatering equipment for the installation of the new storm sewer boxes for Phase 3 Step 2 of the project. The in...

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Buffalo Speedway Construction
Posted on: May 13, 2022

National Public Works Week 2022


Please join the West U Public Work’s Department in celebrating our always “ready & resilient” Public Works employees!

Public Works helps maintain a community’s strength by working together to provide an infrastru...

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Community News
Posted on: May 12, 2022

The City Wide Street & Drainage Improvement Project Continues

Citywide Streets and Drainage

Starting Monday May 16, Geotest Engineering Inc. will be performing geotechnical work along property between the railroad easement and CenterPoint easement between Bellaire Blvd and Brays Bayou.  The work involves gathering soil samples as part o...

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Community News
Posted on: May 10, 2022

New Emergency Notification System - West U READY

West U READY System

The City of West University Place is excited to announce its new emergency notification system, West U READY! Residents who sign up for West U READY will receive alerts in the event there is an emergency situation that poses an immediate risk to health, l...

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Emergency / Urgent Alerts
Posted on: May 3, 2022

WUPD- New Commercial Parking Ordinance

New Commercial Parking Ordinance

At the April 25th City Council Meeting, the West University Place City Council adopted a new parking ordinance that prohibits businesses on Kirby Drive from using a street in a residential district of the City for employee or business parking. The City ha...

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Public Safety
Posted on: March 3, 2022

Construction Work Zone Safety Reminders

Construction Zone Safety

Keep yourself & others safe by keeping out of construction work zones!

A work zone is generally delineated by: orange barrels, low profile concrete barriers, orange fencing, sidewalk closures and signage.

When in doubt, keep out! 

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Buffalo Speedway Construction
Posted on: February 28, 2022

City Currents Newsletter


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: December 2, 2021

Edloe Street Pathway Improvements


Planning is underway for potential updates to the area along Poor Farm Ditch from Albans to the property boundary at north of at Tiny’s #5.   As a result of Winter Storm Uri in February 2021, over 150 old-growth Oleanders died in this record free...

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Parks and Recreation