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Posted on: September 12, 2018

Police Body Cameras

Body Worn Camera

The North Richland Hills Police Department recently announced that body worn cameras have been issued to all sworn police officers, public service officers and crime scene examiners. The body worn cameras provide an added layer of transparency that benefi...

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Posted on: September 11, 2018

Budget, Tax Rate Approved

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The North Richland Hills City Council voted on Monday to lower the city’s property tax rate by a half-cent and approved a budget for the 2018-2019 fiscal year that includes additional funding for public safety and street maintenance. This marks the second...

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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 Land Use Plan Map for the upcoming Strategic Plan.

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Posted on: August 15, 2018

Davis & Mid Cities Improvements

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August 15, 2018 Update

Expect changes at the Davis and Mid Cities intersection today as TxDOT's contractor finishes up construction in front of Walgreens and begins work on the north side of the intersection, which includes closing the right southbound lan...

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Posted on: August 2, 2018

Smithfield Road Construction

Road Work Ahead Sign

August 2, 2018 Update:

Traffic Alert: Smithfield Road will be closed to southbound traffic from Mid Cities Boulevard to Davis Boulevard on Friday while contractors construct two new travel lanes for the roadway. Work is scheduled to begin at 7:00 a.m. and ...

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Posted on: July 31, 2018

Rufe Snow Improvements Project

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July 31, 2018 Update:

Starting Wednesday, August 1, Rufe Snow Drive will be narrowed to one travel lane in each direction between Chapman and Hightower to accommodate construction activities. The lane closures will continue for two weeks. Expect delays and...

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Posted on: June 27, 2018

NRH in the News

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An article in this week's Fort Worth Business Press highlights many of the reasons residents, businesses and developers are choosing to be in North Richland Hills!

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Posted on: June 14, 2018

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 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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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 7, 2018

Citizens Satisfied with Local Government


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 15, 2018

Fire Dept Earns Recognized Status

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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: January 11, 2018

Interactive Development Map

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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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Posted on: November 6, 2017

Northfield Park Closed for Renovation

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Northfield Park closed through September for a major renovation project.

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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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Posted on: August 24, 2016


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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