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Posted on: May 15, 2018

Oath of Office

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North Richland Hills' mayor and three city council members took the oath of office and began new terms on Monday, May 14, 2018. They include:

  • Mayor Oscar Trevino
  • Place 2 Councilwoman Rita Wright Oujesky
  • Place 4 Councilman Brent Barrow
  • Place 6 Councilman Scott...
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City News
Posted on: April 18, 2018

Trail Closure

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May 11, 2018 Post

The portion of the Cotton Belt Trail between Eden Road and Main Street will be temporarily closed to all users from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. weekdays, starting Monday, May 14 through Wednesday, May 23. The closure is necessary for TEXRail work in...

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City News
Posted on: December 13, 2017

Rufe Snow Improvements Project

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Current Status

Work on the Rufe Snow improvements project is behind schedule. We understand the public's frustration with the slow progress and are currently working with TxDOT to move the project forward.

Project Scope

The Rufe Snow improvements project wil...

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City News
Posted on: May 5, 2018

Election Results

Election Results (web)

https://www.nrhtx.com/1083/ELECTION-RESULTS

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Posted on: April 27, 2018

Rail Safety

See Tracks? Think Train Sign

TEXRail commuter rail service is coming to North Richland Hills in late 2018, but residents will see the new TEXRail trains traveling here well before that. TEXRail will begin practice runs through North Richland Hills in May. In preparation for increased...

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City News
Posted on: March 29, 2018

‘Round the Town with Oscar

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Now in its 5th year, ‘Round the Town with Oscar is expanding to include monthly walks in addition to the monthly bicycle rides. Both the walks and rides provide a great opportunity for you to get outdoors, visit with Mayor Oscar Trevino and other city lea...

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City News
Posted on: April 12, 2018

Congratulations!

Library Sign

The North Richland Hills Library has received the 2017 Achievement of Library Excellence Award from the Texas Municipal Library Director’s Association (TMLDA). TMLDA is an affiliate of the Texas Municipal League. Each year TMLDA confers awards f...

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City News
Posted on: March 28, 2018

Alamo Drafthouse Coming to NRH

Alamo Drafthouse

It’s official, Alamo Drafthouse Cinema is coming to North Richland Hills. The 42,000 square foot building on Davis Boulevard near North Tarrant Parkway will include eight theaters, a full service restaurant, and an outdoor patio with a play area for child...

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City News
Posted on: March 22, 2018

Traffic Alert

Road Work Ahead Sign

Construction begins this week on a project to re-align Smithfield Road with Bridge Street at Davis Boulevard, creating a four-leg intersection. Smithfield will also be widened to four lanes from Davis to just north of Mid-Cities and turn lanes will be add...

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City News
Posted on: March 7, 2018

Citizens Satisfied with Local Government

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Results of the latest North Richland Hills’ Citizen Survey are in and findings reflect continued citizen satisfaction with local government programs and services. According to the survey, residents are pleased with the quality of life in North R...

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City News
Posted on: February 20, 2018

R-SPIRIT Award

Award Presentation

Congratulations to Chuck James, Utilities Supervisor in the Public Works Department, who was presented the R-SPIRIT Employee of the Year Award. Congratulations also to Senior Traffic Technician John Thorpe (left) and Police Lieutenant Neal Maranto (right)...

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City News
Posted on: February 20, 2018

2017 Year in Review

2017 Year in Review

Each year, we reflect on activities and accomplishments that help make North Richland Hills a great place to live, work and play. This year in review video showing highlights from 2017 was shared at our annual employee awards reception on February 20. We ...

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City News
Posted on: February 15, 2018

Fire Dept Earns Recognized Status

Fire Station

After a rigorous evaluation process involving a thorough assessment of the agency's policies, procedures, facilities and operations, North Richland Hills Fire – Rescue was awarded a “Recognized” status from the Texas Fire Chi...

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City News
Posted on: February 15, 2018

Congratulations!

Bounder Slide Tower at NRH2O

Congratulations to NRH2O Family Waterpark for being named one of the 10 Best Amusement Parks and Water Parks in Texas for 2018. The research firm HomeSnacks ranked amusement and water parks using the following criteria: size of park, entertainment value, ...

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10 Best Amusement Parks and Water Parks in Texas City News
Posted on: January 11, 2018

Interactive Development Map

Development Map Screen Shot

The City of North Richland Hills experienced another record year for construction activity, keeping our building inspectors very busy and residents wondering what is being constructed. To make it easier for the public to learn about construction and devel...

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City News
Posted on: November 27, 2017

Traffic Alert

Road Work Ahead Sign

May 7, 2018 Update

Several people have asked about the status of the Davis / Mid Cities intersection project. Unfortunately, the contractor had a conflict with an unknown Atmos Energy gas line. The gas line is having to be relocated by Atmos. The relocatio...

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City News
Posted on: November 6, 2017

Northfield Park Closed for Renovation

Northfield Park Sign

Northfield Park closed through September for a major renovation project.

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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 30, 2016

Economic Development

Babes, Sweetie Pies Logos

January 2017 Update:

Crews began pouring the foundation for the new Babe's Chicken Dinner House on December 29, 2017. The new restaurant is being built near the southeast corner of Loop 820 and Rufe Snow Drive. It will have a historical look, with unique a...

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City News
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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