Economic Development Strategic Plan

Successful economic development is the result of careful planning that considers a community's needs, wishes, and vision. The North Richland Hills City Council has adopted a strategic plan to provide a framework for the allocation of resources and a roadmap for city staff to follow. Every year, the plan is updated during the City's budgeting process.

Major Economic Development Strategies 

Goal #1: Redevelop & Reuse Vacant & Underutilized Properties

  • Revitalize and Reinvest in Existing Commercial PropertiesPainted Tree with Caption
  • Re-energize Mature Transportation Corridors
  • Develop City Point into a Vibrant Urban Village
  • Implement the Freeway Corridor Overlay Plan
  • Redevelop Existing Neighborhoods

Goal #2: Promote a Positive Business Climate

  • Retain and Foster a Quality Business Environment
  • Support a Regional Approach to Business Recruitment
  • Provide Infrastructure Capacity for Economic GrowthFalse Idol with Caption

Goal #3: Develop & Promote an Attractive, Diversified & Thriving Community

  • Maintain Quality Development Standards
  • Maximize the Benefits of Commuter Rail Service
  • Promote Awareness of Historical Areas of NRH
  • Promote Tourism, Hospitality and Entertainment
  • Continually Market to Enhance the Image of NRH