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Posted on: August 13, 2019

Special Election

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September 5, 2019 Update:

At the close of the candidate filing period on September 4, three candidate applications had been received. Candidates for the special election to fill City Council Place 4 are:

  • Amy Hedgecock
  • Mason Orr
  • Hillory White

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City News
Posted on: July 31, 2018

Rufe Snow Improvements Project

Road Work Sign

August 29, 2019 Update

The new traffic lanes on Rufe Snow Drive between Mid-Cities Boulevard and Ridgetop Road are now open. Please note however, there may be some intermittent lane closures while the contractor finishes sidewalks, landscaping, and other c...

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City News
Posted on: August 13, 2019

Notice of Public Hearings

Public Meeting

September 10 Update:

The FY 2019-2020 budget and tax rate were adopted by the City Council as proposed at the September 9, 2019 City Council Meeting. The meeting video is available to view online at your convenience.

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City News
Posted on: July 25, 2019

TEXRail Update

TEXRail train

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

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Posted on: June 25, 2018

Strategic Plan

Vision 2030

The Vision 2030 Land Use and Transportation Plans were recently adopted by the City Council and will help guide the continued growth of our community over the next decade.

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Posted on: May 31, 2019

Mosquito Control

Be Mosquito Free

Controlling mosquito populations and reducing the risk for mosquito borne illnesses requires action from all citizens in order to be successful.

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Posted on: June 15, 2019

Boulevard 26 Maintenance

Road Work Ahead Sign

The Texas Department of Transportation will begin maintenance on SH 26/Boulevard 26 in North Richland Hills starting the week of June 16. This work will remove existing pavement, repair the subgrade and lay a new asphalt road surface between NE Loop 820 a...

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City News
Posted on: August 15, 2018

Davis & Mid Cities Improvements

Road Work Ahead Sign

June 14, 2019 Update

Improvements by the Texas Department of Transportation at the Davis and Mid Cities intersection are complete and all lanes are now open. The intersection has new dual left turn lanes and dedicated right turn lanes to increase capacity ...

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City News
Posted on: April 25, 2019

Now Open

Exterior of Alamo Drafthouse NRH

Just in time for the new Avengers release, Alamo Drafthouse Cinema opened its doors Thursday, April 25, in North Richland Hills! The 42,000 square foot building on Davis Boulevard near North Tarrant Parkway includes eight theaters with fully reclining sea...

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City News
Posted on: April 4, 2019

Property Value Notices

Home

This week the Tarrant Appraisal District mailed annual property value notices to Tarrant County homeowners. The notices also include estimated amounts for your 2019 property taxes. Please note that the estimated tax can change, as local taxing entities ad...

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City News
Posted on: January 16, 2019

Congratulations!

Fire Truck

The NRH Fire Department has always been No. 1 to us, and now they have a Class 1 rating from the Insurance Services Office to prove it. The Class 1 Public Protection Classification rating is the highest score a fire department can receive. The rating take...

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City News
Posted on: November 7, 2018

Now Open

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November 7, 2018 Update: 

The wait is finally over! Babe’s Chicken Dinner House is now open in North Richland Hills near the southeast corner of Loop 820 and Rufe Snow Drive. You can enjoy their famous fried chicken and other delicious home cooked...

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City News
Posted on: April 27, 2018

Rail Safety

See Tracks? Think Train Sign

TEXRail commuter rail service is coming to North Richland Hills in January 2019, but residents will see the new TEXRail trains traveling here well before that. TEXRail will begin practice runs through North Richland Hills in May 2018. In preparation for i...

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City News

News Flash

Posted on: February 6, 2018

Swimming Pools

pool

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
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: 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: February 6, 2018

Parking on Lawn

vehicle parked on lawn

 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

junk vehicle

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: 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: January 31, 2018

Trash Cans

trash can

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

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

News Flash

News Flash

Posted on: August 16, 2019

Tipps Canine Hollow Temporarily Closed Sept 9-20

Tipps Temporarily Closed

Tipps Canine Hollow Dog Park will be temporarily closed from September 9 - September 20 for erosion and drainage renovation and repairs. Thank you for your understanding and cooperation.

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Parks & Recreation News
Posted on: May 14, 2019

'Round the Town with Oscar Monthly Bike Rides and Walks

Mayors Ride and Walk Ad 2019

'Round the Town with Oscar monthly bicycle rides and 1 mile walks provide a great opportunity for you to get outdoors, visit with Mayor Oscar Trevino and other city leaders, & be active in North Richland Hills! www.nrhtx.com/roundthetown for locations.

Parks & Recreation News
Posted on: June 4, 2019

NRH Road Runner 5K

Road Runner 2019 Logo

Registration for the 2019 NRH Road Runner 5k Run/1 mile Walk to be held on Saturady, October 5 is going on now! The 2019 NRH Road Runner 5K will benefit Children's Literacy through the North Richland Hills Library, the NRH Community Enrichment Center, and...

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Posted on: August 16, 2019

Lights and Music-Concert & Laser Spectacular

Lights  Music header

A laser light and music spectacular returns to North Richland Hills on Saturday, October 5. Join us for a concert featuring the Journey Tribute band, Escape and the evening will conclude with a laser light show presented by  Inside Image Design, ...

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Parks & Recreation News
Posted on: August 16, 2019

NRH Hoot n' Howl

Hoot Facebook Header

A spooktacular NRH family autumn tradition continues in 2019 with Hoot n’ Howl on Saturday, October 26 from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. at Green Valley Park, 7701 Smithfield Road. This popular event has served as a safe and lively place to celebrate the pu...

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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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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: January 11, 2019

Neighborhood Eyes

Security Camera

Have a security camera at your home or business? The North Richland Hills Police Department seeks your assistance.

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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

Chart

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 other acco...

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Water Department
Posted on: May 16, 2019

Annual Meter Replacement Project

Water Meter

Each year as part of the regular maintenance and upkeep of our water system infrastructure, the City of North Richland Hills replaces older water meters that are nearing the end of their useful life. This ongoing meter replacement program ensures water me...

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Water Department
Posted on: May 7, 2019

Reduce Water Use this Summer

Hot Sun

Each summer we see a spike in water use, mostly due to an increase in outdoor watering. According to the EPA, homeowners use two to four times as much water in the summer to keep their lawns green and gardens lush. Frequent refilling of swimming pools and...

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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

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
Posted on: September 26, 2018

Water Conservation

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Posted on: September 26, 2018

Defend Your Drains

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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