Budget & Finance

Budget Department

The Budget Department is responsible for:
  • Developing and publishing of the city’s annual operating and capital budgets
  • Managing revenue, expenditure and performance trends and special projects assigned by city management
  • Monitoring the progress of the city's property tax collections, adjusting as required by changes in federal and state law
  • Conducting internal audits examining and evaluating the activities of the city with the objective of assisting management, at all levels, in the effective discharge of their duties

Finance Department

The Finance Department is responsible for:
  • Managing all of the accounting, accounts payable / receivable, purchasing, utility billing and the Capital Asset Management Program
  • Investing of city funds in accordance with the Public Funds Investment Act
  • Administering the city's contract for ambulance billing

Public Notices



TAKE NOTICE that the City Council of the City of North Richland Hills, Texas, shall convene at 7:00 o’clock P.M. on the 14th day of November, 2022, at the City Hall, 4301 City Point Drive, North Richland Hills, Texas, and, during such meeting, the City Council will consider the passage of an ordinance authorizing the issuance of certificates of obligation, in one or more series, in an amount not to exceed $14,450,000, for the purpose of paying contractual obligations to be incurred for (i) constructing, renovating, equipping, and improving various City streets, roads, and intersections, and related curb, gutter, sidewalk, trail, drainage and utility infrastructure improvements, and the acquisition of land, easements, rights-of-way, and other real property interests necessary therefor, (ii) constructing, acquiring, purchasing, renovating, enlarging, equipping, and improving the City’s water and sewer system facilities, including the acquisition of land and rights-of-way therefor, (iii) acquiring fleet vehicles and equipment for various City departments, including the fire/emergency services department and public works, and (iv) professional services rendered in relation to such projects and the financing thereof; such certificates to be payable from ad valorem taxes and a limited pledge of the net revenues of the City’s combined Waterworks and Sewer System.  In accordance with Texas Local Government Code Section 271.049, (i) the current principal amount of all of the City’s outstanding public securities secured by and payable from ad valorem taxes is $124,665,000; (ii) the current combined principal and interest required to pay all of the City’s outstanding public securities secured by and payable from ad valorem taxes on time and in full is $154,138,035; (iii) the estimated combined principal and interest required to pay the certificates of obligation to be authorized on time and in full is $17,933,427; (iv) the maximum interest rate for the certificates may not exceed the maximum legal interest rate; and (v) the maximum maturity date of the certificates to be authorized is February 15, 2042.  The certificates are to be issued, and this notice is given, under and pursuant to the provisions of Texas Local Government Code, Subchapter C of Chapter 271, as amended.

Alicia Richardson, City Secretary
City of North Richland Hills, Texas