Posted on: November 16, 2017

City Offices Closed for Thanksgiving Holiday

In observance of the Thanksgiving holiday, City offices will be closed for business on Thursday, November 23 and Friday, November 24 and will resume normal operations on Monday, November 27.

For more information, contact customer service at 713.662.5828.

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Posted on: October 26, 2017

West U Fire Dept Sponsors Toys for Tots Collection

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It is said that Christmas is for children --- the sights, sounds and presents make even the smallest faces light up.  But not all children experience the season in that way.  Hard times may make the difference in their Christmas season, ...

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Posted on: September 12, 2017

City of West University Place Finalizes Refunding of Bonds Equating to Taxpayer Savings

On September 7, 2017 the City of West University Place finalized the refunding of $9,245,000 of its Series 2009 Permanent Improvement and Refunding Bonds, Series 2010 Permanent Improvement Bonds, and Series 2010 Certificates of Obligation, resulting in a ...

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Posted on: September 3, 2017

FEMA DSA Teams in West U

Beginning Monday 09/04/2017, FEMA Disaster Survivor Assistance(DSA) teams will be canvasing certain portions of the City to assist residents affected by Hurricane Harvey.  The DSA teams will be visiting homes within the City which reported storm ...

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Posted on: September 2, 2017

Applying for FEMA Disaster Assistance

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Registering online, at  www.DisasterAssistance.gov, is the quickest way to register for FEMA assistance since the event will last several days and the full scope of damages may not be immediately evident.

 

If you are unable to access the ...

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Posted on: June 29, 2017

National Weather Service Hurricane/Severe Weather Guide Available

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As Houston heats up, so does the risk of severe weather.  Please take a few minutes to review this excellent Hurricane/Severe Weather Guide created by our partners at the National Weather Service. As the peak of hurricane season gets closer, make...

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Posted on: November 16, 2017

No trash, recycle and yard waste collection on Thursday November 23.

In observance of Thanksgiving, there will be no trash, recycle and yard waste collection on Thursday November 23.  Trash, recycling and yard waste normally scheduled for collection on Thursday will instead be collected on Wednesday November 22.&a...

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Community news

Posted on: September 12, 2017

City of West University Place Finalizes Refunding of Bonds Equating to Taxpayer Savings

On September 7, 2017 the City of West University Place finalized the refunding of $9,245,000 of its Series 2009 Permanent Improvement and Refunding Bonds, Series 2010 Permanent Improvement Bonds, and Series 2010 Certificates of Obligation, resulting in a ...

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Finance

Posted on: September 29, 2017

2017 Winter Ball

Time to dust off your dancing shoes and join us for the Winter Ball! Co-hosted by the City of West University Place Senior Services, Bellaire L.I.F.E. and the Bellaire United Methodist Church, this Senior event will feature live music by The Supreme Court...

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Parks and Recreation

Posted on: November 15, 2017

Police Chase

In the early hours of this morning, 11/15/2017 at about 01:43 AM, a West University Place PD officer initiated a traffic stop in the 2900 block of Duke. The driver of the vehicle refused to stop resulting in a vehicle pursuit being initiated. As the pursu...

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Posted on: November 8, 2017

Burglary of Habitation - 5800 Community

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West University Place Police Department is asking for your assistance in identifying the suspect shown in the attached video. This incident took place on 11/07/2017 at approximately 2 PM in the 5800 block Community.

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Posted on: October 31, 2017

Robbery on Rutgers: UPDATE!

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UPDATE!

The vehicle used in the October 31 robbery was a newer model black, Chevy Tahoe with 20 inch rims and chrome trim around the windows.

Anyone with any information can call us at 713-668-0330 or e-mail us at crime@westutx.gov. You can remain ANONYMOUS...

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Posted on: October 19, 2017

WUPD Officers Apprehend Thieves

On Thursday, October 19, 2017 at 1:33 PM, a West University Place Police Department officer in an unmarked car observed a vehicle stopped alongside a landscaping truck in the 5800 block of Westchester. The unmarked officer then observed the vehicle procee...

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Posted on: October 17, 2017

Attempted Robbery at Riley & College

On Monday, October 16, 2017 at about 10:15 PM, West University Place PD dispatchers received a call for an attempted robbery near the 3900 block of Riley and 6600 block of College.

On arrival, officers learned that an unknown black male suspect exited a pa...

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Posted on: October 17, 2017

Robbery on Sunset

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On Saturday, October 14, 2017 at about 6:30 PM, West University Place PD dispatchers received a 911 call in reference to a robbery in the 3000 block of Sunset.

On arrival, officers learned that an unknown black male suspect exited a white Pontiac Grand Pri...

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Police Department
Posted on: October 4, 2017

FEMA Fraud

If you have knowledge of fraud, waste, abuse, or allegations of mismanagement involving disaster relief operations, to report this you can either:

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Police Department
Posted on: September 6, 2017

Wanted for Aggravated Robbery

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The West University Place Police Department is asking for your assistance in indentifying the above suspect depicted in the composite sketch. This suspect is wanted for an aggravated robbery that occurred on Tuesday, August 22, 2017 at 11:20 PM n...

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Posted on: August 16, 2017

Wanted for Theft

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The West University Place Police Department is asking for your assistance in indentifying the above suspect depicted in the composite sketch. This suspect was observed in a theft incident on Saturday, August 5, 2017 in the 2700 block of Pittsburg.

The susp...

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Posted on: June 14, 2017

Urgent Scam Awareness

The City of West University Place Police Department is investigating several telephone scams recently that need to be brought to the public’s attention. There are numerous ways these scams are perpetrated, and the scammers themselves are usually very conv...

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