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Posted on: March 5, 2020

COVID-19

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Tarrant County Coronavirus Hotline

817-248-6299

Current Case Numbers

Thursday, September 17, 2020

Governor Abbott Expands Capacity For Certain Services

Gov. Abbott announced today that capacity in many Texas businesses will be allowed to expand next week thank...

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City News
Posted on: August 14, 2020

Get to Know Us

Leaderhsip Team

Talent, experience and diversity … that’s what it takes to deliver the wide variety of services the city provides every day, and to carry out the City Council’s goals for our community. Diversity, experience, and skill are v...

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City News
Posted on: June 30, 2020

Mosquito Spraying

Be Mosquito Free

Weather permitting, ground level spraying for mosquitoes will take place on the evenings of Wednesday and Thursday, Sept. 16 and 17, in targeted area of North Richland Hills where samples tested positive for West Nile Virus.

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Posted on: March 3, 2020

Bond Election for Street Improvements

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Due to the coronavirus pandemic and emergency declarations put in place to help stop the spread of the disease, the May bond election for street improvements has been postponed to November 3.

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Posted on: July 16, 2020

Park Improvements

Linda Spurlock Park Pavilion

The majority of Linda Spurlock Park will be closed for renovations beginning Monday, July 20, 2020. Only the north end of the walking trail will be accessible to the public during construction. All other park amenities will be closed, including the playgr...

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City News
Posted on: August 5, 2020

Budget and Tax Rate Public Hearings, Notices

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August 18 Update

During their meeting last night, the NRH City Council approved the budget for FY 2020-21 and set the tax rate at $0.5757 per $100 property value. 

Meeting Video

August 17: Adoption of Budget & Tax Rate

August 13: Public Hearings ...

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City News
Posted on: June 25, 2020

Face Masks

Store Clerk with Mask

Update July 10, 2020: 

Y’all Wear A Mask Resources

Printable and digital resources are now available at https://yallwearamask.com for local businesses and organizations to use to remind everyone to wear a face covering.  

Update ...

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City News
Posted on: February 1, 2020

2020 Census

2020 Census: Pets don't count but you do!  (cat, dogs, goldfish, bird)

Filling out the census ensures North Richland Hills gets its fair share of federal funding for healthcare, public schools, job training, emergency services and more during the next 10 years. It also helps Texas receive accurate representation in the U.S. ...

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City News
Posted on: April 23, 2020

City Budget Cuts

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Anticipating a significant shortfall in sales tax and other revenues due to the impact of the coronavirus pandemic, the City of North Richland Hills is making budget cuts in all operations, including across the board pay cuts for all full-time employees.&...

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City News
Posted on: February 24, 2020

Preventive Street Maintenance Program

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Maintenance work on 163 streets across NRH will help extend the life of the roadways.

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Posted on: December 18, 2019

City Point Development

City Point Rendering

City Point Project Overview

New homes and businesses will soon be built on the vacant land along City Point Drive around North Richland Hills City Hall. Centurion American Development Group has purchased the remaining 52 acres of the former North Hills Mal...

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City News
Posted on: December 31, 2019

Rail Safety

See Tracks? Think Train Sign

The City of North Richland Hills reminds residents to always remain alert and cautious around railroad crossings and tracks.

Tragically, a person or vehicle is hit by a train about once every three hours in the U.S., according to Operation Lifesaver, Inc.,...

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City News
Posted on: July 25, 2019

TEXRail Update

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TEXRail service is now more convenient with 30 minute frequency during peak times.

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News Flash

Posted on: February 6, 2018

Seasonal Lights

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Did you know outdoor decorative or holiday lighting can be a safety hazard if left outdoors too long? Over time the exposure to sun and climate changes can cause the plastic and wiring to break and become an electrical and fire hazard. It is a violation o...

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Common Code Violations
Posted on: February 6, 2018

Signs

Signs

Signs are often used to advertise and inform the public. The types of signs and the placement of signs in our community are regulated by city ordinance to ensure they are appropriate and compatible with their surroundings and do not create a safety hazard...

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Common Code Violations
Posted on: February 6, 2018

Fences

Fence

Fences provide us with a sense of privacy and security. They may also reduce noise and enhance the appearance of a property. Deteriorating fences may give unwanted persons access to your property or allow pets to escape and roam the neighborhood. Please b...

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Common Code Violations
Posted on: January 31, 2018

High Grass & Weeds

Grass

Spring has sprung and so has the grass. Please be a good neighbor and mow your lawn regularly. When a lawn is neglected, it reflects negatively on the neighborhood and can become a health and safety hazard. Overgrown grass and weeds attract insects and ro...

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Common Code Violations
Posted on: February 6, 2018

Junk & Debris

Junk

Old furniture, appliances, car parts, tires, tree limbs, scrap metal, building materials and other discarded items should not be stored in your yard or driveway. It is not only unattractive, it can become a breeding ground for insects and rodents and a sa...

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Common Code Violations
Posted on: February 6, 2018

Parking on Lawn

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 The lawn around your home provides many benefits. It helps protect the soil from erosion, enhances the beauty of your property and provides a safe place your family to play. It is not intended to be an extra parking space. Please be a good neigh...

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Common Code Violations
Posted on: February 6, 2018

Junk Vehicles

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When a wrecked or dismantled vehicle sits in your driveway for an extended period of time, it becomes a safety hazard, nuisance and eyesore to the neighborhood. It is a place where children could get trapped and hurt. Environmental issues may also arise d...

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Common Code Violations
Posted on: January 23, 2019

Trees

Tree Overhanging Sidewalk and Street

Trees are an important part of what makes North Richland Hills a great place to live. They help us save energy by shading our homes, provide habitat for birds and other wildlife, clean our air and beautify our neighborhoods. However, they may also cause p...

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Common Code Violations
Posted on: January 31, 2018

Trash Cans

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While they serve a useful purpose, trash cans and recycling carts aren’t pleasant to look at. Please be a good neighbor and store your trash cans and recycling carts out of site after they’ve been emptied. City ordinance requires you to keep them in the g...

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Common Code Violations
Posted on: February 6, 2018

Swimming Pools

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While owning a swimming pool or hot tub can be fun, it also comes with responsibility. Please be a good neighbor and properly maintain it. 

When a pool is neglected, it becomes a breeding ground for mosquitoes that can carry West Nile virus and ot...

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Common Code Violations

News Flash

News Flash

Posted on: September 2, 2020

NRH Athletic Field Rentals & Reservations

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NRH Park Site Sports Practice, Games and Tournament Reservation Information

North Richland Hills is centrally located in Northeast Tarrant County and is home to a variety of premier municipally owned and managed park athletic facilities.  Whether ...

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Posted on: September 2, 2020

Love to Ride USA September Bike Challenge

Global Bike Challenge Header September 1-30

Join us September 1-30 for Cycle September – The Global Bike Challenge! We are taking our ’Round the Town with Oscar Bike Ride for September and partnering with Love to Ride USA for The Global Bike Challenge!

We are encouraging everyone...

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Posted on: July 13, 2020

Linda Spurlock Park Renovation Project

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Linda Spurlock Renovation Project to Begin on July 20, 2020

We are excited that the renovation project at Linda Spurlock Park will begin on July 20, 2020 and is expected to be complete by March 2021.

The park, located at 6400 Glenview Drive, opened in 1995 ...

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Posted on: October 8, 2019

Look Out Texans Safety Campaign

3 feet with a Bike

The City of NRH encourages you to please Bike, Walk and Drive Safely!  Look Out Texans is an awareness campaign to help people bike, walk and drive safely and was developed by the North Central Texas Council of Governments and funded by the Texas...

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Posted on: June 26, 2017

NRH Parks and Recreation Monarch Restoration Program

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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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News Flash

Posted on: January 18, 2019

Inside NRHPD

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View the latest press releases issued by the North Richland Hills Police Department here.

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Posted on: December 14, 2016

Medicine Disposal Drop Box

Drug Box and staff

The North Richland Hills Police Department provides 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 among the top concerns of p...

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Police News

News Flash

Posted on: October 4, 2018

Average Consumption

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How does your household’s monthly water use compares to the average NRH residential water customer? The chart below shows the average number of gallons billed each month for NRH single family homes. It does not include apartments, commercial or ...

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Water Department
Posted on: September 26, 2018

Water Conservation

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Posted on: September 26, 2018

Wipes Clog Pipes

Defend your drains

Wipes Clog Pipes

Just because the package says “flushable” doesn’t mean it’s true. Many items marketed as disposable and/or flushable do not degrade like toilet paper, and they wind up clogging pipes, tangling pumps ...

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Water Department
Posted on: March 1, 2019

Sprinkler System Checkup

Sprinkler

Most homeowners catch indoor leaks quickly, but outdoor leaks and problems can be harder to find, especially with your irrigation system. Performing irrigation troubleshooting checks to determine if you have a leak or malfunctioning system can help you co...

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Water Department
Posted on: September 26, 2018

About NRH Water

Water Faucet

Residents often wonder where their drinking water comes from. The water that we use in North Richland Hills comes from several area reservoirs and lakes. Here is how it gets to us:

The Tarrant Regional Water District (TRWD) draws and pumps raw water from t...

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Water Department
Posted on: September 26, 2018

Your Water Meter

Meter

Your water meter provides information on how much water your family uses and can help identify possible leaks. The following videos and information will help you learn more about your meter including:

  • where it is located; 
  • how to read your meter an...
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Water Department