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Posted on: February 9, 2018

Updated Traffic Counts Available Online for Major Intersections

North Richland Hills Economic Development has recently updated our traffic counts for key intersections throughout the city. This traffic data aids in development decisions and also allows the City to monitor traffic flow along our major thoroughfares, es...Read on...

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Posted on: January 10, 2018

NRH Ranked in Top 10 Cities to Start a Business

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The City was recently ranked #10 on the list of Top 100 Cities to Start a Business in the U.S. by How to Start an LLC, an online resource for entrepreneurs. Perhaps the overall best state to start a business in is Texas as NRH was joined by Arlington, Eul...Read on...

To view the complete list or learn more, visit
Posted on: July 31, 2017

Redevelopment & Revitalization Continues at Rufe Snow and Glenview

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Quality Community Development & Revitalization is one of City Council’s nine goals within the City’s Strategic Plan. This goal is beginning to appear along Rufe Snow around the Glenview intersection. A redesigned intersection and...Read on...

Read more information on the BIG Program here.
Posted on: June 2, 2017

Redevelopment Flourishes in Northeast Loop 820 Flyover Area

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As a part of the City’s Economic Development strategy to ‘Redevelop and Reuse Vacant and Underutilized Property,’ the Northeast Loop 820 Flyover area is seeing a resurgence in redevelopment. A building that was originally bui...

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Posted on: May 8, 2017

Schools Serving North Richland Hills Receive High Marks in Recent Report

A majority of the schools serving the North Richland Hills community were recently listed among Tarrant County’s Top Schools by a non-profit group evaluating the entire state.  All but 2 of the 20 schools (90%) received ‘B&...

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Posted on: May 2, 2017

North Richland Hills Target Undergoing Remodel

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Target in North Richland Hills is getting a makeover! Target has launched a $220 million program to renovate 28 stores in North Texas and our NRH location is on the renovation list.

With their next generation of store design, Target is investing to take th...

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Posted on: April 21, 2017

RaceTrac Begins Construction on Davis Boulevard


Work will begin this week on a new RaceTrac convenience store located at the southeast corner of  Davis Boulevard and Maplewood Avenue. The site will provide 18 filling stations and a 5,500 square foot convenience store and market with indoor and...

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Posted on: October 31, 2016

North Richland Hills Is Home to Bison Coolers

Bison Coolers Team

Did you know that Bison Coolers is located right here in North Richland Hills? Tucked away behind Sandlin Homes’ Corporate Office off Davis Blvd is the office and showroom for a company that makes one of the top rated ice chests on the market to...Read on...
Posted on: April 5, 2017

American Planning Association Recognizes Hometown in NRH as "Great Neighborhood"

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The American Planning Association recently named Hometown in North Richland Hills as one of six Great Places in Texas. This recognition is based on design, functionality, sustainability, character, quality, and community participation. Hometown is one of ...

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Posted on: March 6, 2017

NRH Economic Development Releases 2016 Development Report

NRH Development Report

North Richland Hills Economic Development is excited to publish the newest edition of our City-Wide Development Report. In this report, you'll find details on current and upcoming projects in NRH including transportation developments, commercial additions...Read on...

Download the 2016 Development Report (9 MB).
Posted on: October 18, 2016

North Richland Hills Recognized as One of the 10 Best Neighborhoods in DFW

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 safety f...Read on...

Read the full article here.
Posted on: January 25, 2017

TEX Rail Project Underway in NRH, Tarrant County


With federal funding now secured and without a tax increase, the TEX Rail project is moving full steam ahead! This light rail line will include seven new stops across Fort Worth, North Richland Hills and Grapevine bridging the TRE line in downtown Fort Wo...Read on...

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Posted on: January 2, 2017

NRH Next Location for Babe's Chicken Dinner House and Sweetie Pie's Ribeyes


The City of North Richland Hills is excited to welcome two new restaurants to be located on the southeast corner of Loop 820 and Rufe Snow Drive. Babe’s Chicken Dinner House and Sweetie Pie’s Ribeyes will be constructed on the site tha...Read on...

Posted on: January 13, 2017

Santander Expands at Richland Pointe in NRH

Santander Consumer USA recently put forth plans to expand into the remaining 35,000 square feet of space at the Richland Pointe Office Center at 5201 Rufe Snow Drive. The consumer finance company has occupied approximately 165,000 square feet at the compl...Read on...

Posted on: July 25, 2016

Rufe Snow Expansion Project Begins North of Mid Cities Boulevard

As construction on Rufe Snow at Loop 820 ended, further expansion of Rufe Snow has begun from Mid Cities Boulevard to Ridgetop Road. This project will widen the existing 5-lane thoroughfare to 7 lanes, similar to the portion of Rufe Snow south of Mid-Citi...Read on...

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Posted on: March 21, 2016

NRH Prepares to Open New City Hall

New NRH City Hall

The City has begun the transition to our new municipal complex, located at 4301 City Point Drive. This new facility will bring most city services and departments together in one convenient location and marks the redevelopment of the former North Hills Mal...Read on... City Hall Transition Information
Posted on: December 18, 2015

NRH Economic Development Hosts 24th Annual Business Appreciation Luncheon


On Thursday, December 10th, the NRH Economic Development Department held our 24th Annual Business Appreciation Luncheon at the Grand Hall at the NRH Centre. Each year, the City hosts this event to thank the 1,200 businesses that create a vibrant and diver...Read on...

NRH Business Appreciation Luncheon Slideshow
Posted on: July 13, 2015

NRH Partners with LoopNet to Provide Commercial Property Listings

The North Richland Hills Economic Development Department is excited to announce a new partnership with LoopNet to list available commercial properties in NRH directly on our website found at the “Available Properties” page.

This new product, called Lo...Read on...

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Posted on: May 28, 2015

GM distributor Southwest ADI to move headquarters, 50 jobs to North Richland Hills

Accessory distributor Southwest ADI and Frank Kent Motor Co. will convert a former Sealy bedding plant in North Richland Hills into a corporate headquarters for the relocation of the companies’ General Motors aftermarket accessory business and the creatio...Read on...

Read the full Dallas Business Journal article here
Posted on: March 12, 2015

New Development Report Details Current and Upcoming Projects in NRH


The North Richland Hills Economic Development Department is excited to publish its first city-wide development report. Sections include details on transportation projects, commercial additions, and the growth of our residential community.Read on...

Download the 2015 Development Report (9 MB).
Posted on: January 21, 2015

NRH’s Kroger Marketplace Named One of DFW’s Top Retail Deals

D Magazine recently released a list of the largest retail, office, and industrial leases and sales of 2014 in the Dallas-Fort Worth area. North Richland Hills’s highly-anticipated Kroger Marketplace store ranked second on the list of retail deals with its...Read on...

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Posted on: October 2, 2014

North Tarrant Express Opens Saturday, October 4

The North Tarrant Express will be open and fully operational on Saturday, October 4th. This 13.3-mile, $2.5 billion highway reconstruction project, which will nearly double the road capacity throughout the I-820 corridor, has been completed an impressive ...Read on...

Posted on: August 28, 2014

NRH Selected to Receive AT&T U-Verse with GigaPower

As one of four Tarrant County cities selected, some North Richland Hills Residents can now upgrade their AT&T U-Verse service to the company’s new GigaPower high-speed fiber-based service. The Dallas, Fort Worth and Austin metro areas are currently th...Read on...

Find out if you're eligible for an upgrade here
Posted on: July 24, 2014

NRH Named One of DFW’s Safest Communities

For a second year in a row, North Richland Hills made the list of the Top 10 Safest Neighborhoods in the Dallas-Fort Worth region. NRH tied for first on this year’s Dallas Morning News list.

The survey conducted in conjunction with this list found that...Read on...

Read the full Dallas Morning News article here.
Posted on: June 5, 2014

NRH’s 2013 Population Growth Rate Ranked 32nd Highest in the Nation

According to the U.S. Census Bureau, the City of North Richland Hills ranked as one of the fastest growing cities in the United States with the 32nd highest population growth rate in the nation.

Since the 2010 Census, North Richland Hills has gained ne...Read on...

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Posted on: November 13, 2014

NRH Continues to be One of the Fastest Growing Communities

A recent Star-Telegram article cited the impressive expansion of home construction in the City of North Richland Hills, specifically in the Home Town area. This housing boom will bring more than 75 new homes into the popular neighborhood with a combinatio...Read on...

Read the full Star-Telegram article here.
Posted on: May 2, 2014

All High Schools Serving North Richland Hills Ranked in the Top 10% in Texas

All three high schools serving the North Richland Hills community were recently rated among the best high schools in the state of Texas by U.S. News and World Report, as reported by the Fort Worth Star-Telegram. Richland, Birdville, and Keller High School...Read on...

Read the full Star-Telegram article here.
Posted on: November 11, 2013

Portfolio Recovery Associates Inc. to bring 200 jobs to North Richland Hills

Portfolio Recovery Associates Inc., a publicly traded financial and business services company, plans to bring 200 new jobs to North Richland Hills. PRA plans to immediately hire 150 operations managers, account representatives and other professional posi...Read on...

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Posted on: October 29, 2013

Iron Horse Bridge to Reopen Thursday October 31, Providing North & South Access Across NE Loop 820

The reopening of the Iron Horse Bridge is great news for commuters, consumers and businesses. The bridge reopens to traffic at 8 a.m. on October 31. For the first time in sixteen months, north and south access across NE Loop 820 is available to enter and...Read on...