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Posted on: February 13, 2019

R-SPIRIT Award

Denise Robbins, Nick Burns and Tanner Arwine

Congratulations to Nick Burns of the Information Technology Department on being named our R-SPIRIT Employee of the Year. Congratulations also to finalists Denise Robbins of the Police Department and Tanner Arwine of the Parks & Recreation Department.&...

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Posted on: January 18, 2019

Temporary Trail Closure

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Portions of the Cotton Belt Trail will be temporarily closed over the next 2 months for replacement of damaged concrete panels. TEXRail contractors are scheduled to begin this work on Monday, January 21, starting at Precinct Line Road and moving west. 137...

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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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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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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: January 2, 2019

Year in Review

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Happy New Year! Thank you for being part of our North Richland Hills community this past year. 

Here’s a look back at some of our biggest accomplishments in 2018. You can view more awards and honors received by NRH city departments in 2018 on our ...

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Posted on: November 7, 2018

Now Open

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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 h...

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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 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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Posted on: October 12, 2018

Public Safety Drone Program

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Drones are the newest tool the North Richland Hills Police and Fire Departments have to help serve and protect our community. The new public safety drone program was featured recently on NBCDFW news. Watch the news report to learn more about the drones an...

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Posted on: October 3, 2018

Northfield Park

Ribbon cutting

North Richland Hills celebrated the re-opening of Northfield Park with a ribbon cutting on Saturday, September 29, 2018 following an extensive 10-month park renovation. Located at 7804 Davis Boulevard, Northfield is one of the city's four original parks, ...

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Posted on: August 15, 2018

Davis & Mid Cities Improvements

Road Work Ahead Sign

November 24, 2018 Update

Look for a change in traffic pattern at the intersection of Mid Cities Boulevard and Davis Boulevard beginning Monday, November 26. Traffic on Mid Cities will be shifting north to the newly constructed lanes, so that the TxDOT cont...

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Posted on: July 31, 2018

Rufe Snow Improvements Project

Road Work Sign

November 28, 2018 Update

Phase II subgrade stabilization and asphalt placement is complete and concrete paving has begun on the two new south bound travel lanes along with sidewalk.  Once this work is complete southbound traffic will be shifted to...

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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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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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