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Posted on: February 27, 2024 | Last Modified on: January 15, 2024

Drone Deliveries

Wing drone delivery service

At Monday's meeting, the City Council approved a request from Wing Aviation to begin a one-year pilot program for drone delivery services at the Walmart Supercenters on NE Loop 820 and North Tarrant Parkway in NRH. The City Council's con...

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City News
Posted on: February 27, 2024

Election Update

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On Monday, the City Secretary’s Office held a drawing to determine what order the candidates’ names will be listed on the ballot for the May 4 election. The list of candidates in ballot order is found below. 

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City News
Posted on: February 22, 2024

Word on the Streets

Utility construction on Browning Drive

Beginning Monday, February 26, Liberty Way will be closed at the intersection of Iron Horse Boulevard for concrete pavement construction. This closure will last for approximately one month. Text Ironhorse to 888777 for updates. 

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City News
Posted on: February 9, 2024

Iron Horse Boulevard Improvements

Roadway construction equipment on Iron Horse Blvd

Text Ironhorse to 888777 to receive lane closure and construction updates via text message.

Starting Monday, Feb. 12, traffic will shift to the newly constructed concrete pavement on Iron Horse Boulevard from Browning Drive to just west of Rufe Snow Drive ...

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City News
Posted on: February 6, 2024

State Recognition for Training Chief

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Congratulations to Training Division Chief, Jase Smith, on receiving Training Officer of the Year from the Texas Association of Fire Educators. 

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Fire Department News
Posted on: February 5, 2024

Glenview Drive Reconstruction

Lane Closed Sign

Motorists should expect lane closures on Glenview Drive for street reconstruction. 

Traffic on Glenview is reduced to one lane in each direction from Boulevard 26 to Flory Street starting today (Monday, Feb. 5). Traffic control measures will also ...

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City News
Posted on: February 3, 2024

Homicide Investigation - Buenos Aires

booking photo of male in orange jumpsuit

25 year old Michael Williams is in custody following a fatal shooting on Buenos Aires Dr.. The shooting was reported to the North Richland Hills Police Communications Center at about 2:30 pm on Friday, February 2, 2024. Officers were on scene within minut...

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Police News
Posted on: January 26, 2024

FlashVote

Flash Vote

Beginning next week, NRH residents may receive text messages from the public survey research platform FlashVote. The City of North Richland Hills is working with FlashVote to engage the community and gather valuable input from residents. If you receive a ...

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City News
Posted on: January 16, 2024

Message from Mayor Oscar Trevino

Mayor Oscar Trevino

It has been my honor to serve this community and give it my all over the last 25 years. Thank you for electing me first to the City Council where I served 3 years, then as your Mayor for the last 22 years. I believe the time has come to focus on spending ...

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City News
Posted on: January 11, 2024

Freezing Weather

NRH water tower covered in snow

There are several things you can do to protect your water pipes from freezing and possibly bursting. Take the following steps before cold weather arrives: 

Before Onset of Freezing Weather

  •  Turn your sprinkler system off to prevent icy sid...
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City News
Posted on: January 11, 2024 | Last Modified on: January 15, 2024

Lariat Trail Improvements

road work ahead

The reconstruction of Lariat Trail is anticipated to begin the week of January 15, 2024, weather dependent. McClendon Construction is the contractor for the project, which is one of 27 street reconstruction projects included in the 2020 Street Bond Progra...

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City News
Posted on: January 10, 2024

Citizen Survey Report

Citizen Survey Report

Thank you to the 1,668 residents who completed the 2023 NRH Citizen Survey. Results are now available for your review.

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Posted on: January 9, 2024

City Leadership

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After 40 years in public service including the last 14 years as North Richland Hills City Manager, Mark Hindman has announced plans to retire from his city management role on March 31, 2024. The North Richland Hills City Council has named Paulette Hartman...

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City News
Posted on: December 29, 2023

Scam Alert

Words Scam Alert and photo of a water faucet

Scammers are at it again! A few community members let us know that they received a call from someone claiming to be with the water department. The scammer stated their bill was past due and they need to pay right away to avoid shut off. Fortunately, they ...

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City News
Posted on: December 26, 2023

2023 Year in Review

Words: NRH Year in Review 2023 with 70th anniversary logo

As we prepare to welcome 2024, this week we’re looking back at some of the City’s accomplishments during the past 12 months.  

2023 Year in Review Part 6

Posted 12/31/23

Happy New Year’s Eve, NRH! Today we’re ...

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City News
Posted on: December 13, 2023

Backyard Chicken Ordinance

Chicken in a coop

The City of North Richland Hills Backyard Chicken Permit Application form is now available at www.nrhtx.com/chickens for residents who have backyard chickens or who are planning to get backyard chickens. An ordinance approved by the City Council last mont...

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City News
Posted on: December 12, 2023

Special Recognition

Don Bowen

During the December 11, 2023 City Council Meeting, we had the privilege of honoring Don Bowen for his long-standing service on the North Richland Hills Planning & Zoning Commission. 

Mr. Bowen was first appointed to the Commission in 1980 and ...

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City News
Posted on: December 11, 2023

Bedford Euless Road Improvements

Bedford Euless Road - new pavement

December 11, 2023 Update

Starting Tuesday, Dec. 12, traffic on Bedford Euless Road will switch over to the new concrete pavement on the northern side of the road. The intersection of Bedford Euless Road and Strummer will reopen and all side streets will be...

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City News
Posted on: November 28, 2023

First Responder Retiree Birthday Program

Text on photo inviting retired first responders to celebrate their birthdays with us-817-427-7070

Are you a retired first responder living in a retirement community in NRH? 

We'd love to recognize you on your birthday by celebrating you and your commitment to service! 

If you'd be interested in participating, please c...
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Fire Department News
Posted on: November 28, 2023

First Responder Retiree Birthday Program

Text on photo inviting retired first responders to celebrate their birthdays with us-817-427-7070

Are you a retired first responder living in a retirement community in NRH? 

We'd love to recognize you on your birthday by celebrating you and your commitment to service! 

If you'd be interested in participating, please c...
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Police News
Posted on: November 28, 2023

Traffic Alert

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North Tarrant Express Mobility Partners' (NTEMP) contractors will be closing Holiday Lane at NE Loop 820 nightly from 9 p.m. through 6 a.m. beginning tonight (11/28/23) and continuing nightly. Northbound traffic will be redirected to Boulevard 26...

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City News
Posted on: November 13, 2023

North Tarrant Express Construction

820/183 highway interchange

Construction activity is coming soon to the North Tarrant Express (NTE) Corridor, which spans 13 miles from Fort Worth through Haltom City, North Richland Hills, Hurst, Bedford and Euless to Irving on NE Loop 820 and SH 183. This project will increase cap...

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City News
Posted on: November 3, 2023

Fatal Crash - Davis Blvd

A four-vehicle crash on Davis Blvd. near Turner Terr. left three people injured, one critically, and had the roadway closed in both directions for several hours.
At about 7:45 p.m. on Monday, October 30, 2023, reports of the crash came into the North Richl...
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Fire Department News
Posted on: November 3, 2023

Fatal Crash - Davis Blvd

A four-vehicle crash on Davis Blvd. near Turner Terr. left three people injured, one critically, and had the roadway closed in both directions for several hours.
At about 7:45 p.m. on Monday, October 30, 2023, reports of the crash came into the North Richl...
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Police News
Posted on: October 12, 2023

Main Street Improvements

Main Street pavement with building in background

Planning is underway for a Main Street improvement project, thanks to a $2.2 million grant from the North Central Texas Council of Governments.This project will reconstruct Main Street between Smithfield Road and Davis Boulevard, as well as Snide...

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City News
Posted on: September 28, 2023

Fatal Crash - Airport Frwy.

Words Fatal Crash over photo of Crime Scene Vehicle

A 20-year-old man has died following a major crash on Airport Freeway shortly after 8:00 a.m. 
North Richland Hills Police responded to a major crash involving an 18-wheeler and motorcyclist on Airport Fwy. eastbound near the Precinct Line exit. W...
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Police News
Posted on: September 27, 2023

Household Hazardous Waste

containers of oil, gas, cleaning chemicals and paints

For a number of years, the City of North Richland Hills has partnered with the Fort Worth Environmental Collection Center (ECC) for disposal of Household Hazardous Waste (HHW) such as cleaners, chemicals, automotive fluids and pesticides, however, rates f...

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City News
Posted on: September 19, 2023

Grant Award

two young swimmers in water, Pool Safely logo

The City of North Richland Hills has been awarded a $319,000 grant from the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission to continue its focus on drowning prevention. 

NRH is one of eight local and state governments to receive funds from the $2 million...

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City News
Posted on: September 12, 2023

City Budget & Tax Rate Adopted

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At their Sept. 11 meeting, the NRH City Council reduced the property tax rate by 10.7% to $0.489389 per $100 property valuation and reduced the annual budget for FY 2023-24 from what had been initially proposed. For the average NRH homeowner, this will re...

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City News
Posted on: August 18, 2023

Citywide Street Assessment

Roadway Asset Services van on street

You might see this vehicle cruising around NRH during the next few weeks. Starting Monday, Aug. 21, a Roadway Asset Services vehicle will be traveling through all NRH neighborhoods to inventory the condition of every street maintained by the city.&nbs...

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City News
Posted on: August 16, 2023

NRH2O New Attraction

Nitro Blast

This summer may be all but done, but next summer will be a BLAST … a NITRO BLAST at NRH2O Family Waterpark! This new attraction will be replacing the Green Extreme, which is being retired after giving us 26 seasons of thrills. 

As the i...

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City News
Posted on: June 28, 2023

Peppa Pig Theme Park

Peppa Pig costumed character waving

Look who we got to meet this morning! Peppa Pig had an OINKtastic time in NRH kicking off the construction of Peppa Pig Theme Park Dallas-Fort Worth! The new park will be located at the former Mountasia Family Fun Center on Boulevard 26 next to NRH2O Fami...

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City News
Posted on: May 5, 2023

Groundbreaking

shovels

City officials joined Centurion American Development Group to break ground for the first phase of the City Point commercial district, which will bring new businesses to the community. 

City Point is the 52-acre development under construction on Bo...

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City News
Posted on: April 25, 2023

Preventive Street Maintenance Program

Street Maintenance - slurry seal being placed on asphalt street

Street maintenance is coming to a location near you! 

During their meeting this week, the NRH City Council approved $2.72 million in preventive street maintenance projects, which is more than double the budget for last year’s street maintenance pr...

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City News
Posted on: February 28, 2023

New Water Meters

water meter and app

During their Feb. 27, 2023 meeting, the NRH City Council approved a contract with Badger Meter Inc., and Atlas Utility Supply Company for the replacement of the city’s 23,000 aging water meters. Installation of the new meters will address outdat...

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City News
Posted on: November 4, 2020

2020 Bond Program

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Dec. 15, 2020 Update: 

At their December 14 meeting, the City Council reviewed the schedule for 2020 bond program. Reconstruction of the 27 streets included in the program will be phased in over the next 5 to 7 years. The schedule has been posted ...

2020 Bond Program

2020 Bond Program City News
Posted on: December 18, 2019

City Point Development

City Point Rendering

Update: Oct. 7. 2020

Ground Breaking

City of North Richland Hills officials joined Centurion American Development Group on Oct. 7, 2020 to break ground for the City Point development. The event was streamed live and is available to watch on the city&apo...

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City News
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