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Posted on: March 24, 2017

Traffic Alert

MidCities Crossing Map

Motorists on Mid-Cities Boulevard can expect lane closures and delays starting Monday, March 27, 2017 while contractors make improvements to the railroad crossing. During the first phase of the project, traffic will be reduced to one lane in each directio...

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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. &am...

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Posted on: March 7, 2017

City Council Election

City Seal

Council Members Tito Rodriguez, Tom Lombard, Mike Benton and Tim Welch will be sworn into office for two-year terms on May 15. Each council member was unopposed for the May general election, therefore the election has been canceled in accordance with stat...

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Posted on: July 1, 2016

Rufe Snow Improvements Project

Road Work Sign

March 2 Traffic Update

Northbound Rufe Snow Drive will be temporarily reduced to one lane from Mid Cities Boulevard to the Burger Street restaurant between 9 a.m. and 11 a.m. today (Thursday, March 2). The contractor will be removing portions of existing ...

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Posted on: February 24, 2017

R-SPIRIT Award

RSPIRIT Award

Congratulations to Stephanie East for being named the city’s R-SPIRIT Employee of the Year and also to Meagan Fendley and Michael Pastre, both finalists for the award. The R-SPIRIT award is presented annually to an employee who exemplifies the c...

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Posted on: February 24, 2017

Library Award

Library Excellence Award

Congratulations to the North Richland Hills Library for earning the 2016 Award for Excellence in Library Services from the Texas Municipal Library Director’s Association. Only 43 of the 548 public libraries in Texas received this award!

The award recognize...

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Posted on: February 14, 2017

Strategic Plan Committee

Strategic Plan

During their February 13, 2017 meeting, the North Richland Hills City Council approved the creation of a Strategic Plan Committee and appointed 16 members.

The advisory committee is tasked with developing recommendations for the growth, development, revita...

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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 staf...

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Posted on: February 8, 2017

Scam Alert

Scam Alert

The City of North Richland Hills is warning citizens about a phone scam where callers claiming to be with the city’s water department or billing department are trying to get resident’s credit card numbers.

The city does not collect payments in this manner....

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Posted on: June 30, 2016

Economic Development

Babes, Sweetie Pies Logos

February 7, 2017 Update:

Here’s a preview of the Babe's Chicken Dinner House restaurant that will be built near the southeast corner of Rufe Snow Drive and NE Loop 820. It will have a historical look, with unique architecture and repurposed materials, simi...

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Posted on: January 27, 2017

Congratulations!

Awards Ceremony

The Northeast Tarrant Chamber of Commerce honored two members of the North Richland Hills City Council and an NRH business during their annual awards banquet on January 26, 2017.

North Richland Hills Mayor Oscar Trevino was presented the 2016 Excalibur Awa...

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Posted on: January 26, 2017

Preventive Street Maintenance Program

Street Maintenance

Nearly 10% of city's streets to be improved through annual Preventive Street Maintenance Program.

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Posted on: January 24, 2017

City Council Appointment

City Council Chambers

At their January 23 meeting, the North Richland Hills City Council appointed Mike Benton to serve the remaining term for Council Member David Whitson who recently decided to retire. Mr. Benton has served as a member of the Planning & Zoning Commission...

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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: October 25, 2016

Congratulations!

Water Safety 365 Committee

Terri Ford, Director of Cook Children's Tarrant County Operations, presented the Green Crystal Award to the NRH Water Safety 365 drowning prevention initiative during the October 24, 2016 City Council Meeting.

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Video of Award Presentation
Posted on: October 22, 2016

Fix It Blitz

Fix It Blitz Volunteers

Thank you to the many volunteers who made improvements to 28 properties during North Richland Hills' annual Neighborhood Initiative Fix It Blitz. Participating groups included the Birdville Center of Technology & Advanced Learning, Center Point Church...Read on...

Posted on: October 18, 2016

Best Neighborhoods

2016 Best Neighborhoods

North Richland Hills has been recognized as one of the 10 best neighborhoods in DFW by the Dallas Morning News.

The newspaper scored more than 300 neighborhoods in Collin, Dallas, Denton, Rockwall and Tarrant counties on several factors including:

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Posted on: October 7, 2016

Congratulations!

Scenic City Award

North Richland Hills was recognized with a Scenic City Platinum Level Certification award during the Texas Municipal League Conference in Austin on October 6, 2016. The mission of the Scenic City Program is to support and recognize municipalities that im...Read on...