City Council

  • 7:00 p.m.
  • Second and fourth Monday each month
  • City Hall
    4301 City Point Drive
    Council Chamber - Third Floor
  • While there are seven (7) Council places, they are not divided into geographic districts.  Each Council member is elected at-large and represents the entire community.

Agendas, Minutes & Video

View current agendas, minutes and meeting videos.
Agendas are posted in accordance with state law and available 72 hours prior to each meeting.  Minutes are posted following approval by the City Council. Regular meetings are streamed live and archived to watch on demand at your convenience.

North Richland Hills City Council

Pictured left to right: Council Member Tim Welch, Council Member Brent Barrow, Mayor Pro Tem Mike Benton, Mayor Oscar Trevino, Council Member Scott Turnage, Council Member Rita Wright Oujesky, Council Member Tito Rodriguez, Council Member Tom Lombard. 


  • Mayor Oscar Trevino
  • Mayor Pro Tem Mike Benton, Place 5 
  • Tito Rodriguez, Place 1
  • Rita Wright Oujesky, Place 2
  • Tom Lombard, Place 3
  • Brent Barrow, Place 4
  • Scott Turnage, Place 6
  • Tim Welch, Place 7

Form of Government

North Richland Hills operates under a council-manager form of government. The City Council is composed of a mayor and seven council members. The mayor and council members are elected at-large and serve two-year terms. The Mayor and council members in Places 2, 4, and 6 are elected in even-numbered years and council members in Places 3, 5, and 7 elected in odd-numbered years.  The council enacts local legislation, adopts the annual operating budget and sets policy. The city manager is responsible for the day-to-day operations of the city and reports directly to the council.  
The City Council also serves as the Crime Control & Prevention District Board, the Sign Review Board and the Landscape Review Board. Council subcommittees include the Naming Board and CIP Committee.