Place 7

Council Member Tim Welch

City Council 

  • Elected City Council, Place 7 (2002)
  • Mayor Pro Tem (2005-2006 and 2016-2017)

Current NRH Committees

  • Crime Control and Prevention District
  • Landscape Review Board
  • Sign Review Board
  • Tax Increment Reinvestment Zone No. 1 (TIF 1)
  • Tax Increment Reinvestment Zone No. 2 (TIF 2)
  • Strategic Plan Committee
  • Park and Recreation Facilities Development Corporation

Prior NRH Board and Commission Service

  • Planning and Zoning Commission
  • Capital Improvement Advisory Committee
  • Capital Improvement Program
  • Municipal Complex Oversight Committee

Community Service (former and current)

  • Birdville Independent School District-Project Lead the Way (PLTW), Partnership Committee
  • Northeast Richland Lions Club

Other Areas of Local and Regional Interest

  • Greater Fort Worth Builder Association
  • North Central Texas Council of Governments Cotton Belt Corridor Strategy Committee
  • Northeast Leadership Forum
  • Regional Transportation Council, Alternate Representative
  • North Central Council of Government's Big Fossil Creek Watershed Policy Committee
  • Regional Rail Corridor Study and TEX Rail Corridor Environmental Impact Study
  • South Central High Speed Rail and Transportation Authority, Inc.
  • TEX-21 (Transportation Excellence for the 21st Century)
  • Texas High Speed Rail and Transportation Corporation


  • Engineer of the Year, Texas Society of Professional Engineers, Fort Worth Branch (2012)
  • Public Works Project of the Year Award, Texas Public Works Association (2010)
  • North Central Texas Council of Governments CLIDE Awards - Redevelopment category (2009)
  • Partnership Award, Greater Fort Worth Builders Association (2004)
  • Melvin Jones Fellow Award, Lions Club International Foundation (2003-2004)
  • Lion of the Year, Northeast Richland Lions Club (2002-2003)


  • Born and raised in South Dakota
  • Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering, North Dakota State University
  • Resident since 1990
  • President and owner of Welch Engineering, Inc.
  • He is married to Donna