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Houston Marathon traffic alert from West U.

Houston Marathon traffic alert from West U.

From the City of West University Place: The annual Chevron Houston Marathon will be coming through West University Place on Sunday, January 16. Homes in West University Place and Southside Place, located along or near the race route, may be affected by road closures...

Bellaire will acquire ten automated license plate readers.

In his latest blog post, Mayor Friedberg announced that the City of Bellaire will acquire ten more ALPRs as a Phase 2 pilot project. From Mayor Friedberg: Bellaire’s first ten automated license plate readers (ALPRs) were installed as a pilot project in January 2021. ...

City offices will be closed Monday, January 17, 2022.

City of Bellaire: City Offices Closed and No Solid Waste Services for the Martin Luther King, Jr. Day Holiday on Monday, January 17, 2022. In observance of the Martin Luther King, Jr. Day Holiday, all City Offices will be closed and there will be no solid waste...

The Bellaire Library will be taking book donations January 8.

From the City of Bellaire: Saturday, January 8, is the day to bring book donations to the library.  The Friends of the Bellaire Library will accept up to 3 boxes or bags of books per household during library hours, 10:00 am – 5:00 pm, on the first Saturday of...
West U Police give an update on their Virtual Gate.

West U Police give an update on their Virtual Gate.

From the West University Place Police Department: Have you seen these poles being installed around the City and are curious what they are for? Well, it is the highly anticipated Virtual Gate System! This system features both live feed cameras and license plate readers...
Bellaire Library curbside pickup returns January 3.

Bellaire Library curbside pickup returns January 3.

From the City of Bellaire: Beginning Monday, January 3, you may pick up your library holds curbside.  Place holds by calling the library or through the online catalog.  Not sure what you want to read, ask a librarian for a book bundle and a selection of authors or...

City offices will be closed December 31 for New Year’s holiday.

City of Bellaire: In observance of the New Year’s Day Holiday, all City Offices will be closed and there will be no solid waste collection services on Friday, December 31, 2021. Please note the following changes to the solid waste pickup schedule: Area C & D...

Christmas tree recycling begins December 27.

City of Bellaire: The Christmas tree recycling program will be available to residents from December 27, 2021, until January 14, 2022. During this time, trees may be dropped off at the designated collection area located at the southeast corner of Baldwin Avenue and...
Brian Witt wins City Council Position 5 Runoff.

Brian Witt wins City Council Position 5 Runoff.

The unofficial results are in and Brian Witt received 52.68% of the vote to win the Position 5 Council seat. There were a total of 3,544 votes cast with 413 votes by mail, 1776 early votes, and 1355 votes on Election Day. Brian joins Win Frazier and Ross Gordon to...

The Bellaire City Council Runoff Election is Saturday, December 11.

The Runoff Election for Bellaire City Council Position 5 is this Saturday, December 11. The election was very close in the general election so every vote counts. Please vote for your vision of Bellaire. Closest Voting Centers: Election Day polls are open from 7:00...
A letter from Bellaire Council Candidate Brian Witt.

A letter from Bellaire Council Candidate Brian Witt.

Submitted by Brian Witt: Dear Friends and Neighbors, Tomorrow (Saturday) is the ELECTION DAY in the Bellaire City Council Position No. 5 runoff election. After months of campaigning, and an incredible 6,000+ votes cast so far, you have one last day to make your voice...

Sign up now for the next ESB Learning Academy.

Sign up now for the virtual ESB Learning Academy: Energy Transition in Texas & Globally. The City of Bellaire Environmental Sustainability Board is hosting its 4th quarter 2021 ESB Learning Academy education session virtually on Wednesday, December 15, 2021, on...