Elections / Elecciones

City Elections

The City Secretary serves as the Chief Election Official for the City of North Richland Hills and is responsible for conducting all City elections as prescribed by the Election Code of the State of Texas. Municipal elections are held on the first Saturday in May of each year, as authorized by state law. 

The North Richland Hills City Council is composed of a mayor and seven council members.  While there are seven council places, they are not divided into geographic districts.  Each Council member is elected at-large and represents the entire community.  The mayor and Council members in Places 2, 4 and 6 are elected in even numbered years. Council members in Places 1, 3, 5 and 7 are elected in odd numbered years. 

Constitutional Amendment Election - November 7, 2017


Governor Abbott ordered a special election to consider seven (7) propositions to the Texas Constitution.  Please visit the Texas Secretary of State website for additional information.  The site provides a sample ballot, explanatory statements and the ballot language.  

Visit the Tarrant County website for information on where to vote, early voting dates and polling locations.

Election Day - May 5, 2018

Residents of North Richland Hills will go to the polls on May 5, 2018 to elect a Mayor and Council members in Places 2, 4, and 6 for a two year term and school board trustees for Birdville ISD and Keller ISD.  

  • If you are not already registered to vote, you must do so by April 5, 2018 to vote in this election; 
  • Early voting will be conducted April 23- May 1, 2018; 
  • On election day, voters must go to their county precinct polling location. 

Future Elections

  • Council Places 1, 3, 5 and 7 will next be elected in May 2019.