Strategic Plan

The Strategic Plan Committee has been charged by City Council to update the City's comprehensive plan over the next year.  The Plan will be an extension of the City Council's 2017 Goals & Objectives and create recommendations for continued growth, development, revitalization and beautification of the City over the next 10 years. 

Those goals include:

  • Quality Community Development & Revitalization
  • Safety & Security
  • Positive City Image
  • Targeted Economic Development
  • Efficient & Effective Delivery of City services
  • Efficient & Effective Transportation System
  • Financial Stability
  • Sense of Community
  • Local & Regional Leadership
If interested, please visit the Planning Reference Center for more information on past comprehensive plans, as well as other strategic areas in NRH.

Strategic Plan Committee Members

At their February 13, 2017 meeting, the North Richland Hills City Council approved the creation of a Strategic Plan Committee and appointed 16 members.  The Committee will meet on the second Thursday of each month from March 2017 through March 2018 to develop policy recommendations that best reflect the community’s vision for the future. The Strategic Plan Committee’s recommendations will then be forwarded to the Planning & Zoning Commission and City Council for review and consideration.

The Strategic Plan Committee includes three City Council Members, two Planning & Zoning Commission Members, 10 members at large and one alternate.

Tim Welch City Council Member, Chairman
Rita Wright-Oujesky
City Council Member, Vice Chairperson
Dr. Tim Barth City Council Member
Jerry Tyner
Planning and Zoning Commissioner
Justin Welborn Planning and Zoning Ex-Officio
Amy Steele
Committee Member
Blake Hedgecock Committee Member
Brent Barrow
Committee Member
Brian Crowson Committee Member
Danny Beltran
Committee Member
Lee Knight Alternate Committee Member
Karen Russell
Committee Member
Mark Wood Committee Member
Skip Baskerville
Committee Member
Suzy Compton Committee Member
Tracye Tipps
Committee Member

Upcoming Events & Meetings

Visit the Minutes & Agendas page to read more about this month's Strategic Plan Committee meeting, as well read more about what was discussed at previous meetings.


General Project Timeline

January - March 2017

  • Appoint Strategic Plan Committee (SPC)

April - June 2017

  • Transportation Plan Request for Qualifications (RFQ)
  • SPC Foundation Meetings
  • Outreach Meetings

July - September 2017

  • Outreach Meetings
  • Vision, Goals, and Objectives Meetings
  • Land Use Plan Recommendations

October 2017 - March 2018

  • Transporation Plan Recommendations
  • Target Area Plans
  • Outreach Meetings
  • Public Hearings & Final Approval

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