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Fire in Richland Hills

Updated - 02/25/21 at 5:15 p.m.
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There is currently a multi-alarm fire at Belton St. and Handley Ederville in Richland Hills. Please avoid the area.

Crews are still working to extinguish the fire and will likely continue to do so into the night. The heavy smoke is dissipating, but please be cautious if you're downwind of the area. If you are downwind please stay inside your home and ensure your windows and doors are closed.

TCEQ (Texas Commission on Env Quality) has been notified and they are conducting air quality tests.

Winter Storm Uri

Trash & Recycling
Updated - 02/25/21 at 5:00 p.m.

Tuesday routes will be completed by the end of the day (2/25) & Wednesday routes should be completed by tomorrow. Please note that residents will only get one (1) pick up this week.

Next week will be back to the 2x/week service. Thank you and we again apologize for the inconveniences.

For a full list of operational changes affected by COVID-19 see:

Winter Storm Uri - Assistance Application

Winter Storm Uri has resulted in a major disaster declaration has been approved for 77 counties in Texas, including Tarrant County. See information below on how to apply for assistance

Apply for Assistance

Before you apply for assistance, below are the steps you need to take to start your recovery process:

  • Take photos of your damaged home and belongings.
  • Make a list of damaged/lost items.
  • Save yourself time. If you have insurance, you must file a claim with your insurance company. If you do not have insurance, continue to Step Four.
  • Now that you're ready to apply now for disaster assistance or you would like more information on the types of assistance available, please utilize one of the following methods.
Internet or Smartphone Application

You may apply for the Individuals and Households Program or check your application status at DisasterAssistance.gov. You may also access FEMA via a smartphone by downloading the FEMA app from their website or through your mobile provider’s application store.

By Phone

You may call FEMA toll-free at 1-800-621-FEMA (1-800-621-3362) to apply for assistance or check your application status.

If you are deaf, hard of hearing, or have a speech disability and use a Text Telephone (TTY), you may call 800-462-7585.

If you use 711 or Video Relay Service (VRS), please use the standard toll-free FEMA Helpline at1-800-621-FEMA (1-800-621-3362).

Small Business Administration Disaster (SBA) Assistance

The SBA provides low-interest disaster loans to help businesses and homeowners recover from declared disasters.

Who can use an SBA disaster loan?

Businesses of all sizes located in declared disaster areas, private nonprofit organizations, homeowners, and renters affected by declared disaster, including civil unrest and natural disasters such as hurricanes, flooding, wildfires, etc.

How to use an SBA disaster loan
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5024 Broadway Ave.
Haltom City, Texas 76117
817-222-7700