- Mayor & City Council
Mayor & City Council
- 6:30 p.m.
- The 2nd and 4th Mondays of every month
- Municipal Building
3800 University Boulevard
West University Place, TX 77005
Agendas & Minutes
Agendas are available prior to the meetings. Minutes are available following approval.
View Most Recent Agendas and Minutes
Top (l-r): Mayor Pro Tem John Montgomery, Council Member John Barns;
Bottom (l-r): Council Member Melanie Bell, Mayor Susan Sample, Council Member Shannon Carroll
- Susan Sample, Mayor
- John Montgomery, Council Member
- John P. Barnes, Council Member
- Melanie Bell, Council Member
- Shannon Carroll, Council Member
About the Council
The City Council consists of the Mayor and four Council Members. West University Place is among the few cities with a true citizen legislature. The City Council is elected on a non-partisan basis. Elections are held in May of odd-numbered years and members serve a term of two years. Members can’t serve for more than 3 successive terms in each office.
The City Council has the authority to:
- Adopt budgets
- Appoint the following positions:
- City Attorney
- City Manager
- City Secretary
- City Municipal Court Judges
- Enact legislation
- Establish policies
For more information regarding the West University Place City Council, please contact the City Secretary at 713.662.5813. You can also view Previous City Councils (PDF).