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Posted on: August 16, 2017

Clear the Shelters

Clear the Shelters

NRH Animal Adoption & Rescue Center is waiving pet adoption fees this Saturday as part of a regional effort to get shelter pets in loving homes just like yours!

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Posted on: August 15, 2017

Public Hearings

Public Meeting

The North Richland Hills City Council has scheduled public hearings for the city's proposed annual budget and tax rate on Monday, August 28 and Wednesday, September 6. Residents are invited to attend and express their views at the following times:

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City News
Posted on: August 7, 2017

Traffic Alert

Road Closed

TEXRail will be closing all lanes of Mid Cities Boulevard at the Cotton Belt railroad crossing next week to replace the train tracks that cross the road. The road closure is scheduled from 7 a.m. Tuesday, August 15 through 7 p.m. Saturday, August 19.

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City News
Posted on: August 4, 2017

Traffic Alert

Road Closed

Newman Drive will be closed between Ulster Drive and Winter Park Drive from August 7 through August 18. 

The closure is necessary while improvements are made to the water utility system under the roadway. 

Questions may be directed to Publ...

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City News
Posted on: July 28, 2017

Traffic Alert

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TEXRail will be closing Main Street east of Davis Boulevard from 7 a.m. Tuesday, August 1 through 7 p.m. Thursday, August 3 to replace the train tracks that cross the road. A detour will be available via Amundson Road, Mid Cities Boulevard and Davis Boule...

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City News
Posted on: July 27, 2017

Playground Improvements

Green Valley Playground

Green Valley Park will be receiving a new playground in August. The new playground equipment will be supplied by KOMPAN, Inc., and will include a structure for 2 to 5 year olds, a structure for 5 to 12 year olds, swings, various spinners, and three large ...

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City News
Posted on: June 23, 2017

Traffic Alert

Road Work Ahead Sign

July 21, 2017 Update: 

Due to wet weather in late June and early July, the timeline for this project has been extended. The milling of the old asphalt surface is expected to begin July 26 followed by the overlay starting on August 7.

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City News
Posted on: July 1, 2017

Strategic Plan

Strategic Plan

A Strategic Plan Committee is developing recommendations for the growth, development, revitalization and beautification of the city over the next 10 years.

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Posted on: June 13, 2017

NRH in the News

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The North Richland Hills Fire Department, in partnership with Medical City North Hills, was proud to launch a sepsis treatment plan in March 2017. This implementation is the first in the nation for a Fire Department and only the second in the nation for a...

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City News
Posted on: June 13, 2017

NRH in the News

NRH Rocks

Painted rocks are appearing all over North Richland Hills and other North Texas communities.  This fun activity allows residents of all ages to be creative, to enjoy our parks and trails and connect with other members of the community.  ...

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City News
Posted on: April 19, 2017

Know Your Watering Schedule

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With the warmer weather upon us, the city of North Richland Hills reminds all water customers that you may use sprinklers or irrigation systems no more than twice per week based on the following schedule:

  • Monday: No sprinkling, irrigation allowed
  • Tuesday &a...
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City News
Posted on: April 19, 2017

Mosquito Control

Be Mosquito Free

Controlling mosquito populations and reducing the risk for mosquito borne illnesses requires action from all citizens in order to be successful.

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Posted on: April 6, 2017

Texas Parks & Wildlife Grant

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The City of North Richland Hills has been awarded a $500,000 grant from the Texas Parks & Wildlife Commission for the Northfield Park renovation project. The grant will help fund redevelopment and improvement of the park’s aging facilities i...

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City News
Posted on: April 3, 2017

Congratulations!

Sounds of Spring

The Texas Chapter of the American Planning Association announced today that HomeTown in North Richland Hills has been designated a Great Neighborhood by the state chapter’s Great Places in Texas program. Great Places in Texas exemplify exception...

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City News
Posted on: March 15, 2017

NRH In the News

Signal Art on NBC News

NBC DFW featured the North Richland Hills Signal Art Program on its March 15, 2017 newscast. 

The Signal Art Program, which is funded solely through donations, began in 2007. The outdoor "gallery" changes approximately every three years....

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City News
Posted on: July 1, 2016

Rufe Snow Improvements Project

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July 27, 2017 Update

Paving will begin on Rufe Snow Drive north of Mid Cities Boulevard on Friday, July 28. The right northbound lane will be closed during paving operations to accommodate concrete delivery, but the lane will be reopened each day when pavi...

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City News
Posted on: February 24, 2017

R-SPIRIT Award

RSPIRIT Award

Congratulations to Stephanie East for being named the city’s R-SPIRIT Employee of the Year and also to Meagan Fendley and Michael Pastre, both finalists for the award. The R-SPIRIT award is presented annually to an employee who exemplifies the c...

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City News
Posted on: February 24, 2017

Library Award

Library Excellence Award

Congratulations to the North Richland Hills Library for earning the 2016 Award for Excellence in Library Services from the Texas Municipal Library Director’s Association. Only 43 of the 548 public libraries in Texas received this award!

The award recognize...

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City News
Posted on: February 13, 2017

2016 Year in Review

2016 Year in Review

Each year, we reflect on accomplishments and achievements that help make North Richland Hills a great place to live, work and play. This year in review video shows highlights from 2016. 

The 2016 year in review video was produced by Citicable NRH ...

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City News
Posted on: June 30, 2016

Economic Development

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June 2017 Update: 

Site work has begun near the southeast corner of Loop 820 and Rufe Snow Drive for two new restaurants:  Babe’s Chicken Dinner House and Sweetie Pie’s Ribeyes. Residents of North Richland Hills and su...

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City News
Posted on: January 26, 2017

Preventive Street Maintenance Program

Street Maintenance

Nearly 10% of city's streets to be improved through annual Preventive Street Maintenance Program.

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Posted on: August 24, 2016

TEXRail

TEXRail Groundbreaking

Construction has begun on the new commuter rail line that will run from downtown Fort Worth to DFW Airport, with two stations in NRH. Find the latest updates here.

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Posted on: October 18, 2016

Best Neighborhoods

2016 Best Neighborhoods

North Richland Hills has been recognized as one of the 10 best neighborhoods in DFW by the Dallas Morning News.

The newspaper scored more than 300 neighborhoods in Collin, Dallas, Denton, Rockwall and Tarrant counties on several factors including:

  • s...
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City News

Posted on: July 27, 2017

Green Valley Park Playground Improvements

Green Valley Playground

Green Valley Park will be receiving a new playground in August. The new playground equipment will be supplied by KOMPAN, Inc., and will include a structure for 2 to 5 year olds, a structure for 5 to 12 year olds, swings, various spinners, and three large ...

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Parks & Recreation News
Posted on: June 26, 2017

NRH Parks and Recreation Monarch Restoration Program

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NRH Parks and Recreation is introducing a new Monarch Restoration Program in North Richland Hills. The goal of the program is to invite citizens to participate by providing waystations for monarchs to stop at on their migration route and to help with the ...

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Posted on: May 24, 2017

Texas Parks and Wildlife Department Supports NRH

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NRH Parks and Recreation is thankful for the support of the Texas Parks and Wildlife Department. Their partnership and grants benefit the NRH Parks and Trails system and allow for improvements and enhancements for our citizens.

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Posted on: January 10, 2017

'Round the Town with Oscar Monthly Bike Ride

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Join Mayor Oscar Trevio rolling through the NRH Community on the monthly ‘Round the Town with Oscar bike rides. This is a family friendly ride and open to all ages. It is a great opportunity to get outdoors, meet new people, be active and ride through NRH...

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Posted on: September 29, 2016

Northfield Park Renovation Project To Begin Later This Year

Northfield Master Plan

The City Council on Monday approved the hiring of Dean Construction as construction manager at risk for the Northfield Park renovation project. The project includes the renovation and re-construction of three softball fields, hike and bike trails, picnic ...

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Parks & Recreation News
Posted on: September 19, 2016

Athletic Fields

Softball

The City of NRH is proud to have multiple athletic fields for both Adult and Youth use. Adult Slow Pitch Softball is played at Northfield Park, with 98 teams in the Adult Softball League.

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Posted on: August 19, 2016

NRH WS365

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Introducing Water Safety 365, committed to keeping the people of NRH safe in and around water, 365 days a year. The mission of the WS365 initiative is to educate and empower the community in water safety to lessen the loss of life through drowning.

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Posted on: August 19, 2016

Common Ground NRH Community Garden

Common Ground

Common Ground Garden is a group effort between The City of NRH, Davis Memorial United Methodist Church and community volunteers. It's goal is to build a sense of community and pride and to encourage others to participate in gardening.

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Posted on: December 14, 2016

Medicine Disposal Drop Box

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Beginning December 19, 2016, the North Richland Hills Police Department will provide our community with a safe, effective, and convenient way to dispose of unwanted prescription or non-prescription medications. Prescription drug abuse has proven to be amo...

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Police News
Posted on: August 23, 2016

Alarm Permits

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Online Payment option is available for new and registered alarm users.

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Posted on: August 23, 2016

Detention Services - Jail Information

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Frequently Asked Questions

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Posted on: August 31, 2016

Red Light Photo Enforcement Program

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In an effort to improve traffic safety and reduce collisions at high traffic intersections, the City of North Richland Hills' Red Light Photo Enforcement Program is designed to augment existing efforts by police officers to curtail red light violations.

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Posted on: January 8, 2016

Cold Case

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Reward offered for info leading to arrest, indictment in 2003 attempted capital murder of a police officer.

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