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                                 103 W. Main St.
                                 PO Box 179
                             Richland, TX  76681

                                 (903)362-1953 fax
                            M-F 9:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.

                  E-mail Questions to:  richlandcity@hotmail.com

Last update: April 17, 2015

The City of Richland is looking for a part-time code enforcement officer.  Please call 903-362-3707 for information.


The Debt Free Festival held on May 3, 2014 4:00-8:00 pm at Civic Center  was a great success.  Almost 200 people turned out to hear Stan Lawhon and the band play.  A delicious meal was served by Sam's Restaurant out of Fairfield.  James Glass was awarded the Citizen of the Year Award. 

Cake made by The Rogue Cakery

Stan Lawhon and the Band

James Glass was presented with the Citizen of the Year Award.  Pictured are his son Mike Glass, James Glass, his daughter Cindy Shelton and Mayor Dolores Baldwin.

Ron Childress of Community Water drew the names of 10 lucky winners of the door prizes of $50 credit on the water bill donated by Atmos Energy. 

Russell Stover donated a basket filled with delicious chocolate as a door prize.

City Council members Kenneth Guard, Perry Bennett, Mayor Dolores Baldwin, Shirley Thomas, Caren Smith, Jodie Farmer and Chief Financial Officer Bruce Thomas.

Read the newspaper article here

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The current tax rate of .2330 per $100 of valuation is the second lowest rate in Navarro County.


Please continue to conserve water to protect our future supplies and those of our children and grandchildren.


All dogs within the Richland city limits must be on a leash or in a fenced yard pursuant to Article 2.200 of the Code of Ordinances.


Civic Center Rental:    $50.00 per day for individuals, $100.00 per day for companies, plus a $100.00 cleaning deposit.  Cleaning deposit refunded if building is cleaned up after use; And all trash and food removed.  Our Center has a full kitchen and will seat 60 people in the kitchen area with 12 8' tables.

Churches:  Baptist Church

               Carroll Chapel Methodist Church

               Heavenly Days Country Holiness 

               Rock Hill Baptist Church

               United Methodist Church  

Park:  Community Park  

  • Fire Department:  Volunteer Fire Department (911)


     Water Department:  Community Water (903)874-8244


Directions:  Take I-45 to exit 219A (Hwy. 14).  Turn right onto Main Street.  Welcome to Richland, Texas



                                    Local Businesses:        

                 Richland Repair

                 The Rogue Cakery

                 Richland Convenience Store

                 Chapman Liquor Store

                 B&C Contracting

                 B&J’s Trash and Cleanup                               

                 Richland Sanitation

                 American Tire

                 I’m A Tellin’ U Longhorns

                 Rosebud Ranch               

City Council meets the 2nd Thursday of every month @ 6:00 p.m. at the Civic Center

  • Click here to view the City of Richland Annexation Plan.
  • Budget  Click here to view the Budget
  • Click here to view the Code Book of Ordinances
    Mayor:  Dolores Baldwin      Commissioners:  Kenneth Guard
  •                                                             Perry Bennett
  •                                                             Shirley Thomas
  •                                                             Jodie Farmer
  •                                                             Caren Smith