City of Rhome appoints part-time fire chief

Published Saturday, December 2, 2017
By Racey Burden

Rhome City Council appointed a part-time, paid fire chief for the Rhome Volunteer Fire Department Tuesday.

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Meeting Previews for the week of Saturday, November 25, 2017

Published Saturday, November 25, 2017
By Messenger Staff

The Bridgeport City Council regular meeting scheduled for Monday, Nov. 27, has been canceled.

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Rhome City Council approves zoning change

Published Saturday, October 14, 2017
By Messenger Staff

Rhome City Council met Thursday night.

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City of Rhome starts work on to-do list

Published Saturday, September 30, 2017
By Racey Burden

Rhome began taking steps to start its bond-funded projects Tuesday.

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Meeting Previews for Saturday, September 23, 2017

Published Saturday, September 23, 2017
By Messenger Staff

Bridgeport City Council meets at 6 p.m. Monday, Sept. 25.

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Rhome City Council adopts budget

Published Saturday, September 16, 2017
By Racey Burden

Rhome City Council approved the town's 2017-2018 budget Thursday. Due to rising property values, the city expects to see a $57,000 increase in revenue the next fiscal year.

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Rhome City Council OKs bond package

Published Saturday, August 26, 2017
By Racey Burden

Rhome City Council approved the issuance of a five-year bond package Tuesday.

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Rhome’s tax rate holds steady

Published Saturday, August 12, 2017
By Racey Burden

Rhome City Council voted Thursday to propose a tax rate of 52.34 cents per $100 valuation for fiscal year 2017-2018.

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Water rates on the rise

Published Saturday, July 29, 2017
By Racey Burden

The city of Rhome's water rates will rise again, this time by 8 cents per 1,000 gallons.

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Rhome City Council disregards P&Z, approves plat

Published Saturday, July 1, 2017
By Racey Burden

Rhome City Council voted Tuesday to approve the preliminary plat for a multifamily development on Morris Street, against the recommendation of the Planning and Zoning Commission.

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Rhome citizens unhappy about townhome development

Published Saturday, May 27, 2017
By Racey Burden

The preliminary plat of a proposed multi-family development in Rhome was sent back to the Planning and Zoning Commission Tuesday.

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Rhome City Council members give farewells

Published Saturday, May 13, 2017
By Racey Burden

Two council members said goodbye, and two more took their place in Rhome Thursday night.

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Citizens grill NISD official on bond

Published Saturday, April 29, 2017
By Racey Burden

Rhome citizens questioned the benefit of Northwest ISD's bond package Tuesday when a representative of the district presented the proposal at a council meeting.

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Rhome City Council mulls over roles of non-residents

Published Saturday, April 15, 2017
By Racey Burden

Rhome City Council members debated whether non-residents should be appointed to board positions Monday night.

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Rhome City Council hears audit report

Published Saturday, April 1, 2017
By David Talley

Rhome City Council members Tuesday heard the city's audit report for fiscal year 2016.

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Rhome City Council cancels election despite ominous warning

Published Saturday, April 1, 2017
By David Talley

Despite a cryptic warning from fellow councilman Tim Robison, Rhome leaders Tuesday voted to cancel the city council election since all candidates are unopposed.

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Council juggles funds to complete projects

Published Saturday, March 18, 2017
By Racey Burden

Rhome City Council members discussed the rebuild of City Hall at their March 9 meeting.

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Rhome City Council again argues over numbered place system; can’t come to election agreement

Published Saturday, March 11, 2017
By Racey Burden

Despite appearing to be a solved issue at their last meeting, Rhome City Council members argued again about the city's move to council place seats Thursday.

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City of Rhome keeps numbered council seats

Published Wednesday, March 8, 2017
By Racey Burden

Despite citizen complaints, Rhome has no plans to switch back to at-large council places.

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Raise the roof: City of Rhome takes out loan after draining building fund

Published Saturday, February 11, 2017
By Racey Burden

With no money left in its building and maintenance fund, Rhome will take out a loan to replace the roof of City Hall.

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