Parks & Recreation Facilities Development Corporation

Meetings


  • Once per year
  • City Hall, 4301 City Point Dr.

Agendas & Minutes


View current agendas and minutes
Agendas are posted at least 72 hours prior to the meeting, as required by state law. Minutes are posted after they have been formally approved by the committee.


Members: Place:

Term Expires:

Oscar Trevino Place 1 June 30, 2022
Tito Rodriguez Place 2 June 30, 2023
Scott Turnage Place 3 June 30, 2023
Rita Wright Oujesky Place 4 June 30, 2023
Tracye Tipps Place 5 June 30, 2022
Dianne Spradling Place 6 June 30, 2023
Mike Filis Place 7 June 30, 2022

Appointment

 
Parks & Recreation Facilities Development Corporation is overseen by a 7 member Board of Directors. The board is appointed by City Council and comprised of 4 City Council members and 3 citizen members. 
 

Terms


Board members serve two-year terms.

Powers & Duties


The Corporation was established following voter approval in January 1992 for a half-cent sales tax to fund the development of parks and recreational facilities for the community. The Corporation meets annually to review and approve the Parks and Recreation Facility Development Capital Improvement Program budget. 

Accomplishments


Since its inception in 1992, 528 acres of park land have been acquired, offering the following parks and recreational services to our citizens:
  • 30 miles of multi-use trails creating a network of trails throughout the City
  • 7 community parks
  • 13 neighborhood parks
  • 9 linear parks
  • Richland Tennis Center
  • NRH2O Family Water Park
  • Tipps Canine Hollow Dog Park
  • Davis Emerald Pocket Park
  • Stormy Plaza
  • NRH Senior Center
  • Common Ground NRH Community Garden
The Corporation also provided partial funding for the development of the NRH Centre, completed in April 2012, providing state-of-the-art indoor recreation, senior and banquet facilities for the entire community.

Contact


For questions or more information about this board, contact Parks & Recreation Director Adrien Pekurney at (817) 427-6620.

All correspondence for the board shall be sent to:

Parks & Recreation Facilities Development Corporation Board of Directors 
c/o City of North Richland Hills
P.O. Box 820609
North Richland Hills, Texas 76182-0609
Fax: (817) 427-6627