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Posted on: November 22, 2017

Month of Holiday Magic

Christmas Tree and Fireworks

Join us for a month full of holiday family activities, starting with the Holiday Magic Christmas Tree Lighting & Family Festival on Friday, December 1.

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Posted on: December 1, 2017

Traffic Alert

Rufe Snow Lane Closures

Starting Monday, December 4, TEXRail will close the northbound and southbound inside (left) lane of Rufe Snow Drive, between Iron Horse Boulevard and Stardust Dr., to begin the next phase of improvements to the railroad crossing. The center lane may also ...

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City News
Posted on: November 27, 2017

Traffic Alert

Road Work Ahead Sign

Construction begins this week at the intersection of Davis Boulevard (FM 1938) and Mid Cities Boulevard for a TxDOT project to widen and improve the roadway. When completed, there will be dual dedicated left center turn lanes in each direction. Dedicated ...

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City News
Posted on: November 22, 2017

Traffic Alert

Davis lane closures

Update December 14:Cold weather has caused some delays for the Davis crossing work. In order for new asphalt to be placed on the roadway, temperatures need to be 58 degrees and rising. Contractors have estimated a new completion date of December 20.&n...

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City News
Posted on: November 6, 2017

Northfield Park Closed for Renovation

Northfield Park Sign

Northfield Park will be closed from November 6, 2017 through September 2018 for a major renovation project. The project will improve aging park facilities including lighted softball fields, sand volleyball courts, lighted tennis courts, playground, basket...

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City News
Posted on: October 26, 2017

2017 Citizen Survey

Survey

The City of North Richland Hills invites residents to participate in its 2017 Citizen’s Survey. The survey was mailed on October 26 to 8,000 randomly selected households with the option to respond by mail, phone or online. Please watch for it in...

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City News
Posted on: October 4, 2017

Traffic Alert

Road Work Ahead Sign

Construction will begin on the Rufe Snow / Glenview intersection improvements project on Monday, October 9.  The outside lane of southbound Rufe Snow Drive will be closed north and south of the intersection to facilitate the new pavement construc...

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City News
Posted on: September 26, 2017

Why is TEXRail Closing Roadways in NRH?

Road Closed

Why is TEXRail work closing roadways in NRH?

TEXRail is making significant improvements along the rail line from downtown Fort Worth to DFW airport to accommodate the new commuter rail service. This includes removal of the old railroad track, reconstructio...

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City News
Posted on: September 12, 2017

Lower Tax Rate Approved

Public Meeting

The North Richland Hills City Council voted on Monday to lower the city’s property tax rate by 2-cents and approved the budget for the 2017-2018 fiscal year that begins on October 1. The 2-cent reduction equals about $820,000 in funding that will remain w...

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City News
Posted on: July 1, 2017

Strategic Plan

Strategic Plan

A Strategic Plan Committee is developing recommendations for the growth, development, revitalization and beautification of the city over the next 10 years.

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Posted on: June 13, 2017

NRH in the News

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The North Richland Hills Fire Department, in partnership with Medical City North Hills, was proud to launch a sepsis treatment plan in March 2017. This implementation is the first in the nation for a Fire Department and only the second in the nation for a...

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City News
Posted on: June 13, 2017

NRH in the News

NRH Rocks

Painted rocks are appearing all over North Richland Hills and other North Texas communities.  This fun activity allows residents of all ages to be creative, to enjoy our parks and trails and connect with other members of the community.  ...

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City News
Posted on: March 15, 2017

NRH In the News

Signal Art on NBC News

NBC DFW featured the North Richland Hills Signal Art Program on its March 15, 2017 newscast. 

The Signal Art Program, which is funded solely through donations, began in 2007. The outdoor "gallery" changes approximately every three years....

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City News
Posted on: July 1, 2016

Rufe Snow Improvements Project

Road Work Sign

Current Status

Work on the Rufe Snow improvements project is behind schedule. We understand the public's frustration with the slow progress and are currently working with TxDOT to determine what options are available to move the project forward.

Project Sco...

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City News
Posted on: February 13, 2017

2016 Year in Review

2016 Year in Review

Each year, we reflect on accomplishments and achievements that help make North Richland Hills a great place to live, work and play. This year in review video shows highlights from 2016. 

The 2016 year in review video was produced by Citicable NRH ...

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City News
Posted on: June 30, 2016

Economic Development

Babes, Sweetie Pies Logos

June 2017 Update: 

Site work has begun near the southeast corner of Loop 820 and Rufe Snow Drive for two new restaurants:  Babe’s Chicken Dinner House and Sweetie Pie’s Ribeyes. Residents of North Richland Hills and su...

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City News
Posted on: August 24, 2016

TEXRail

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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Posted on: December 11, 2017

Keep NRH Beautiful Christmas Lighting Contest

Christmas Lights

If you love Christmas lights like Clark Griswold, then you should check out these winners of Keep NRH Beautiful's annual Christmas Lighting Contest.

2017 Winners Holiday Magic
Posted on: December 5, 2017

Holiday Lights on Hawk Avenue

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Take a stroll down Hawk Avenue to enjoy thousands of twinkling lights, the city’s 46-foot-tall Christmas Tree and other holiday scenery. The area provides many opportunities for your holiday family portraits, so don’t forget your camera!

Holiday Magic
Posted on: October 25, 2017

Holiday Family Movie Night

Elf Movie

The whole family will enjoy a free screening of the holiday classic Elf at the outdoor plaza at the NRH Centre on Friday, Dec. 15 with gates opening at 6 p.m. and movie starting at 7 p.m. Popcorn and food will be available for purchase. Seating is on the ...

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NRH Centre Website Holiday Magic
Posted on: October 25, 2017

Breakfast with Santa

Santa & Girl

It's the most important meal of the day and one of the most memorable events of the season! Enjoy a hot breakfast and visit with Santa inside the C.A. Sanford Clubhouse at Iron Horse Golf Course, 6200 Skylark Circle. Breakfast will be served on Saturday, ...

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Iron Horse Website Holiday Magic
Posted on: October 26, 2017

Mayor's Red Kettle Challenge

Red Kettle

Mayor Oscar Trevino and members of the City Council will ring the bell for the Salvation Army's annual Red Kettle campaign on Saturday, December 16 from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. The effort is part of the Salvation Army's 2017 Mayor Red Kettle Challenge to see wh...

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Holiday Magic
Posted on: October 26, 2017

Make it Merry

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Make Christmas extra merry this year with homemade gifts! Check out all of the classes The Maker Spot is hosting to get started on your DIY gift list:

The Maker Spot newsletter Holiday Magic
Posted on: October 25, 2017

The European Ensemble Strings Concert

European Strings Ensemble

Enjoy a variety of Christmas music with The European Ensemble Strings on Monday, Dec. 18 starting at 7 p.m. in the lobby of the NRH Library. This fun, upbeat contemporary group will entertain all ages. Admission is free. Feel free to come and go.

Library Website Holiday Magic
Posted on: December 8, 2017

Holiday Pet Adoption Special

Dog & Cat

Thinking of adding a new pet to the family this Christmas? The NRH Animal Adoption & Rescue Center is offering half price adoptions during December. Visit the center or go online for more details and to see pets that are available for adoption.

Animal Shelter Webpage Holiday Magic
Posted on: December 14, 2017

Holiday Golf Special

toys

Toy Drive

Holiday Magic
Posted on: October 26, 2017

Annual Toy & Food Drive

Toy Drive

North Richland Hills Santa Cops and the NRH Firefighter’s Association are holding a toy and food drive to benefit those who are less fortunate in our community. Residents are encouraged to share in the holiday spirit by dropping off new, unwrapp...

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Holiday Magic
Posted on: December 4, 2017

Winter Wonderland Ice Skating

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Celebrate the most wonderful time of the year on the ice. NYTEX Sports Centre hosts its annual Winter Wonderland Ice Skating Extravaganza December 22 - 31. Admission is $15 and skates are provided free, or bring your own.

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Posted on: August 29, 2017

NRH Pop Up Gallery

Pop up Ad for Website Carousel Fall 2017

Check out the brand new online NRH Pop Up Art Gallery with submissions by amazing local artists! Featuring the work of 22 outstanding visual artists actively working in the greater DFW area and beyond, the gallery is all based on the website www.nrhpopupg...

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The Online Pop Up Gallery 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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Posted on: May 24, 2017

Texas Parks and Wildlife Department Supports NRH

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NRH Parks and Recreation is thankful for the support of the Texas Parks and Wildlife Department. Their partnership and grants benefit the NRH Parks and Trails system and allow for improvements and enhancements for our citizens.

Parks & Recreation News
Posted on: September 29, 2016

Northfield Park Renovation Project is Underway

Northfield Master Plan

We are excited that Northfield Park's Renovation is getting underway! Northfield Park, the 4th oldest park in the City’s park system, will be undergoing a complete makeover, with construction activities beginning November 6, 2017. Throughout the...

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Posted on: September 19, 2016

Athletic Fields

Softball

The City of NRH is proud to have multiple athletic fields for both Adult and Youth use. Adult Slow Pitch Softball is played at Northfield Park, with 98 teams in the Adult Softball League. The majority of youth sports conducted within North Richland Hills ...

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Posted on: August 19, 2016

Common Ground NRH Community Garden

Common Ground

Common Ground Garden is a group effort between The City of NRH, Davis Memorial United Methodist Church and community volunteers. It's goal is to build a sense of community and pride and to encourage others to participate in gardening.

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Posted on: December 14, 2016

Medicine Disposal Drop Box

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Beginning December 19, 2016, the North Richland Hills Police Department will provide 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 amo...

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Police News
Posted on: January 8, 2016

Cold Case

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Reward offered for info leading to arrest, indictment in 2003 attempted capital murder of a police officer.

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