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Posted on: June 17, 2019

Storm Cleanup

Tree limb at park

Following Sunday's storm, city crews and Oncor worked throughout the night to remove downed trees from roadways and restore power to homes and intersections. Power has been restored to most areas at this time. If you are still without power, you can find ...

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City News
Posted on: June 15, 2019

Former Mayor Tommy Brown

Former Mayor Tommy Brown

Tommy Brown, former mayor of North Richland Hills, passed away on June 12, 2019. A service celebrating his life will be held at 2 p.m. on Tuesday, June 18 at North Richland Hills Baptist Church. 

Mr. Brown served as mayor of the City of North Rich...

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City News
Posted on: June 15, 2019

Boulevard 26 Maintenance

Road Work Ahead Sign

The Texas Department of Transportation will begin maintenance on SH 26/Boulevard 26 in North Richland Hills starting the week of June 16. This work will remove existing pavement, repair the subgrade and lay a new asphalt road surface between NE Loop 820 a...

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City News
Posted on: August 15, 2018

Davis & Mid Cities Improvements

Road Work Ahead Sign

June 14, 2019 Update

Improvements by the Texas Department of Transportation at the Davis and Mid Cities intersection are complete and all lanes are now open. The intersection has new dual left turn lanes and dedicated right turn lanes to increase capacity ...

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City News
Posted on: May 31, 2019

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.

Additional Info... City News
Posted on: June 25, 2018

Strategic Plan

Vision 2030

We want your input! The city's Strategic Plan Committee would like your input on the draft Vision 2030 land use and transportation plans.

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Posted on: May 30, 2019

ABCs of Water Safety

Swim

With the summer break upon us, water activities will be plentiful. Whether you are at a pool or lake, the City of North Richland Hills and NRH Water Safety 365 remind parents to be vigilant and actively supervise children in and around water.

Tragically, 1...

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City News
Posted on: May 14, 2019

City Council Election

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During their May 13, 2019 meeting, the City Council canvassed the results of the May 4, 2019 election, placing into office the following City Council Members: 

  • Place 1 - Tito Rodriguez
  • Place 3 - Suzy Compton
  • Place 5 - Mike Benton
  • Place 7 - Tim Welch

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City News
Posted on: April 25, 2019

Now Open

Exterior of Alamo Drafthouse NRH

Just in time for the new Avengers release, Alamo Drafthouse Cinema opened its doors Thursday, April 25, in North Richland Hills! The 42,000 square foot building on Davis Boulevard near North Tarrant Parkway includes eight theaters with fully reclining sea...

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City News
Posted on: April 4, 2019

Property Value Notices

Home

This week the Tarrant Appraisal District mailed annual property value notices to Tarrant County homeowners. The notices also include estimated amounts for your 2019 property taxes. Please note that the estimated tax can change, as local taxing entities ad...

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City News
Posted on: July 31, 2018

Rufe Snow Improvements Project

Road Work Sign

June 2019 Update

We are anticipating a late July completion for this project, however much of the roadway should be open before then. The section north of Hightower will be last section to be paved and open for traffic.

March 4, 2019 Update

Southbound traffi...

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City News
Posted on: January 17, 2019

Development Update

Development Update

Development activity has been at record levels around North Richland Hills the last couple of years and shows no signs of stopping in 2019.  At the January 14 Council meeting, development plans were approved in all areas of the city from south of...

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City News
Posted on: January 16, 2019

Congratulations!

Fire Truck

The NRH Fire Department has always been No. 1 to us, and now they have a Class 1 rating from the Insurance Services Office to prove it. The Class 1 Public Protection Classification rating is the highest score a fire department can receive. The rating take...

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City News
Posted on: November 29, 2018

TEXRail Update

TEXRail train

January 29, 2019 Update:

NRH residents are hearing train horns more frequently this week due to trail repairs and other work along the TEXRail route. The Federal Railroad Administration requires train engineers to blow their horn when workers are present, ...

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Posted on: November 7, 2018

Now Open

Babes small

November 7, 2018 Update: 

The wait is finally over! Babe’s Chicken Dinner House is now open in North Richland Hills near the southeast corner of Loop 820 and Rufe Snow Drive. You can enjoy their famous fried chicken and other delicious home cooked...

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City News
Posted on: April 27, 2018

Rail Safety

See Tracks? Think Train Sign

TEXRail commuter rail service is coming to North Richland Hills in January 2019, but residents will see the new TEXRail trains traveling here well before that. TEXRail will begin practice runs through North Richland Hills in May 2018. In preparation for i...

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City News

News Flash

Posted on: January 23, 2019

Trees

Tree Overhanging Sidewalk and Street

Trees are an important part of what makes North Richland Hills a great place to live. They help us save energy by shading our homes, provide habitat for birds and other wildlife, clean our air and beautify our neighborhoods. However, they may also cause p...

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Common Code Violations
Posted on: February 6, 2018

Seasonal Lights

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Did you know outdoor decorative or holiday lighting can be a safety hazard if left outdoors too long? Over time the exposure to sun and climate changes can cause the plastic and wiring to break and become an electrical and fire hazard. It is a violation o...

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Common Code Violations
Posted on: February 6, 2018

Fences

Fence

Fences provide us with a sense of privacy and security. They may also reduce noise and enhance the appearance of a property. Deteriorating fences may give unwanted persons access to your property or allow pets to escape and roam the neighborhood. Please b...

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Common Code Violations
Posted on: February 6, 2018

Junk & Debris

Junk

Old furniture, appliances, car parts, tires, tree limbs, scrap metal, building materials and other discarded items should not be stored in your yard or driveway. It is not only unattractive, it can become a breeding ground for insects and rodents and a sa...

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Common Code Violations
Posted on: February 6, 2018

Parking on Lawn

vehicle parked on lawn

 The lawn around your home provides many benefits. It helps protect the soil from erosion, enhances the beauty of your property and provides a safe place your family to play. It is not intended to be an extra parking space. Please be a good neigh...

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Common Code Violations
Posted on: February 6, 2018

Signs

Signs

Signs are often used to advertise and inform the public. The types of signs and the placement of signs in our community are regulated by city ordinance to ensure they are appropriate and compatible with their surroundings and do not create a safety hazard...

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Common Code Violations
Posted on: February 6, 2018

Junk Vehicles

junk vehicle

When a wrecked or dismantled vehicle sits in your driveway for an extended period of time, it becomes a safety hazard, nuisance and eyesore to the neighborhood. It is a place where children could get trapped and hurt. Environmental issues may also arise d...

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Common Code Violations
Posted on: January 31, 2018

High Grass & Weeds

Grass

Spring has sprung and so has the grass. Please be a good neighbor and mow your lawn regularly. When a lawn is neglected, it reflects negatively on the neighborhood and can become a health and safety hazard. Overgrown grass and weeds attract insects and ro...

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Common Code Violations
Posted on: February 6, 2018

Swimming Pools

pool

While owning a swimming pool or hot tub can be fun, it also comes with responsibility. Please be a good neighbor and properly maintain it. 

When a pool is neglected, it becomes a breeding ground for mosquitoes that can carry West Nile virus and ot...

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Common Code Violations
Posted on: January 31, 2018

Trash Cans

trash can

While they serve a useful purpose, trash cans and recycling carts aren’t pleasant to look at. Please be a good neighbor and store your trash cans and recycling carts out of site after they’ve been emptied. City ordinance requires you to keep them in the g...

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Common Code Violations

News Flash

News Flash

Posted on: June 4, 2019

NRH Road Runner 5K

Road Runner 2019 Logo

Registration for the 2019 NRH Road Runner 5k Run/1 mile Walk to be held on Saturady, October 5 is going on now! The 2019 NRH Road Runner 5K will benefit Children's Literacy through the North Richland Hills Library, the NRH Community Enrichment Center, and...

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Posted on: May 14, 2019

'Round the Town with Oscar Monthly Bike Rides and Walks

Mayors Ride and Walk Ad 2019

'Round the Town with Oscar monthly bicycle rides and 1 mile walks provide a great opportunity for you to get outdoors, visit with Mayor Oscar Trevino and other city leaders, & be active in North Richland Hills! www.nrhtx.com/roundthetown for locations.

Parks & Recreation News
Posted on: June 26, 2017

NRH Parks and Recreation Monarch Restoration Program

Monarch Restoration for web

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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News Flash

Posted on: January 18, 2019

Inside NRHPD

Police vehicle with lights

View the latest press releases issued by the North Richland Hills Police Department here.

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Posted on: January 11, 2019

Neighborhood Eyes

Security Camera

Have a security camera at your home or business? The North Richland Hills Police Department seeks your assistance.

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Posted on: December 14, 2016

Medicine Disposal Drop Box

Drug Box and staff

The North Richland Hills Police Department provides 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 among the top concerns of p...

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Police News

News Flash

Posted on: October 4, 2018

Average Consumption

Chart

How does your household's monthly water use compares to the average NRH residential water customer? The chart below shows the average number of gallons billed each month for NRH single family homes. It does not include apartments, commercial or other acco...

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Water Department
Posted on: May 16, 2019

Annual Meter Replacement Project

Water Meter

Each year as part of the regular maintenance and upkeep of our water system infrastructure, the City of North Richland Hills replaces older water meters that are nearing the end of their useful life. This ongoing meter replacement program ensures water me...

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Water Department
Posted on: May 7, 2019

Reduce Water Use this Summer

Hot Sun

Each summer we see a spike in water use, mostly due to an increase in outdoor watering. According to the EPA, homeowners use two to four times as much water in the summer to keep their lawns green and gardens lush. Frequent refilling of swimming pools and...

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Water Department
Posted on: March 1, 2019

Sprinkler System Checkup

Sprinkler

Most homeowners catch indoor leaks quickly, but outdoor leaks and problems can be harder to find, especially with your irrigation system. Performing irrigation troubleshooting checks to determine if you have a leak or malfunctioning system can help you co...

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Water Department
Posted on: March 1, 2019

Sewer Charges, Budget Billing

Water Bill

Residential Sewer Average

Each year your single family sewer average is recalculated based upon the water usage that appears on your January – March water bills. The new average starts billing in April of each year. New customers with less than three month...

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Water Department
Posted on: September 26, 2018

Water Conservation

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Posted on: September 26, 2018

Water, Sewer Rate Changes

water tower 2

Beginning November 1, 2018, the City of North Richland Hills will implement changes to water and sewer rates. The rate adjustments are necessary due to increasing operations and maintenance costs and will allow us to continue delivering high-quality, reli...

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Water Department
Posted on: September 26, 2018

Defend Your Drains

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Posted on: September 26, 2018

Your Water Meter

Meter

Your water meter is located just below ground in the meter box, normally adjacent to the street. 

Reading Your Meter

City staff reads your water meter electronically through a device called a "Transponder” located on the top of the m...

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Water Department
Posted on: September 26, 2018

About NRH Water

Water Faucet

Residents often wonder where their drinking water comes from. The water that we use in North Richland Hills comes from several area reservoirs and lakes. Here is how it gets to us:

The Tarrant Regional Water District (TRWD) draws and pumps raw water from t...

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Water Department