Bellaire, TX News
In his latest blog post, Mayor Friedberg discusses the City’s budget, cost cutting, and added expenses, including a resident petitioned off-cycle sidewalks charter election in May at an expense of $80,500.
Kevin Newman announces his candidacy for the 2019 election for City Council Position 4 of Bellaire.
Houston Show Choir has added a new performance group to its family of adult show choirs, specifically to meet the need for daytime entertainment at senior and therapeutic facilities.
The City has provided an overview from the July 15, 2019, Bellaire City Council meeting. These are not the official minutes of the meeting.
Bellaire Planning & Zoning Commission will hold a Public Hearing to consider zoning changes for the former Chevron property.
There will be a Public Hearing at the July 11, Bellaire Planning and Zoning Commission Meeting regarding development of the former Chevron property, now called Bellaire Place.
Applications may be completed online via the City’s website.
The filing dates that applications may be filed for a place on the November General Election ballot are from July 20, 2019, through August 19, 2019.
Through a federal grant, the City of West University Place was awarded funding to replace the existing road surface of Buffalo Speedway.
This is an overview from June 17, 2019, Bellaire City Council meeting and not the official minutes of the meeting.
On his latest blog post, Mayor Friedberg states that “the Harris County Commissioners Court voted yesterday to authorize the Flood Control District to engage in formal negotiations with us on an interlocal agreement.”
With the continuing rising costs for the processing and disposal of recyclables, this has resulted in drastic changes in recycling programs nationwide.
Read the overview from the June 3, 2019, Bellaire City Council meeting.
Participation is limited to Bellaire residents and based on a first come, first serve basis.
The traffic patterns in the area have been changed to accommodate construction activities and keep drivers safe.
Mayor Friedberg says the city will “be able to maintain the same pace of infrastructure work for at least another year with existing bond authority.”
The City of Bellaire has activated Stage 1 of its Drought Contingency Plan.
An individual is in custody.
In his latest blog post Mayor Friedberg talks about the grant “applications pending for several different programs.
The new StretchLab studio will open its doors in Bellaire on April 11.
Shelly Weizman is the Associate Director of the Addiction and Public Policy Initiative at the O’Neill Institute for National and Global Health Law.
Bellaire United Methodist Church and Evelyn’s Park are teaming up to host a celebration of our pet companions and all God’s creatures this Saturday, April 13.
This month, TxDOT will begin installing a new driving surface and new pavement markings along the IH 610 frontage roads within Bellaire.
Houston police responded to reports of an armed bank robbery and the suspects led police on a high speed chase.
The annual gala honored Tom and Brenda Koch for their many years of community service and will benefit the future revitalization of Bellaire community parks.
Sarah Grace, best known for being a semifinalist on Season 15 of The Voice, will be performing live at this month’s Party at the Pavilion on Friday, April 5th.
In his latest blog post, Mayor Friedberg discusses flood repair regulations.
There are currently openings on each of the City’s eight boards and commissions.
West U City Council was honored to recognize West U resident, Judge Ed Emmett at Monday night’s City Council meeting.
Thirty local organizations and businesses fired up the competition with their unique kosher chili recipes each vying for bragging rights to the best kosher chili in Houston.
Read an overview of the March 4, 2019, Bellaire City Council meeting. These are not the official minutes of the meeting.
In the May 4 General Election Wet U residents will elect a Mayor and four council members.
The Bellaire City Council approved an agreement for the construction of the Bonds for a Better Bellaire 2016, Group C Phase 2, (Spruce & 5th Street) for an amount not to exceed $2,490,502.50.
They City has provided an overview from February 18, 2019, Bellaire City Council meeting. These are not the official minutes of the meeting.
Mayor Friedberg’s latest blog post details the steps necessary to hold a Special Election dealing with sidewalks.
In 2017, about 1 in 7 Texas high school students took opioids without a prescription or differently than how they were prescribed.
The City is planning the installation of flap gates in Bellaire to aid the prevention of floodwaters from Brays Bayou from backing into the City’s storm sewer systems during low to moderate rainfall events.
Beginning Tuesday, February 5, 2019, a construction fence will be installed around the old City Hall building in preparation for demolition of the building.
The City of West University Place has been named one of the top 10 safest cities in Texas in a recent report published by The Home Security Advisor.
The City has provided an overview from January 28, 2019, Bellaire City Council meeting.
An all day camp (8 am – 3:30 pm) tailored to children ages 5-12. Before and after care is available for this camp.
Filing has begun for the May 4th General Election to elect a Mayor and 4 council members. The deadline to apply is February 16.
Choose from Building Brains LEGO Camp, Dance Camp, iKids Camp, Tennis Camp, Kidventure, and more!
The City of West University Place is pleased to announce the selection of Mr. David Beach as its next City Manager, effective January 22, 2019.
According to one Houston area realtor, you need to make over $250,000 a year to buy a home in Bellaire or West University.
The new Bellaire Police and Court building located at 5110 Jessamine St., will be operational on January 22, 2019.
In recognition of the Martin Luther King, Jr. Day Holiday, all Bellaire City Offices including the Library and Recreation Center will be closed and there will be no solid waste service on Monday, January 21, 2019.
Be prepared for street closures during the Houston Marathon on January 20.
The Art Colony Association, Inc., the producer of the Bayou City Art Festivals will announce the top 30 finalists for its 7th Annual Middle School Art Competition at the “Art in the Middle” reception.
This is an overview from the January 7, 2019, Bellaire City Council meeting. These are not the official minutes of the meeting.
Afterwards, Mayor Friedberg will deliver his Annual State of the City Address.