Rhome City Council denies rezoning

Published Saturday, March 16, 2019
By Richard Greene

The future development of three acres on Morris Street in Rhome remains in question.

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City of Rhome cuts ties with engineering firm

Published Saturday, March 2, 2019
By Richard Greene

The City of Rhome will be looking for a new city engineer.

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Rhome alcohol sales still on the table

Published Saturday, March 2, 2019
By Richard Greene

Rhome City Council took no action Tuesday on allowing alcohol sales at city events after hearing from a handful of citizens during a public forum.

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City seeks input on alcohol sales

Published Wednesday, February 20, 2019
By Richard Greene

The Rhome City Council will be taking public input on whether it will allow alcohol sales at city events at its Feb. 26 meeting.

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Rhome City Council discusses alcohol for events

Published Saturday, January 26, 2019
By Richard Greene

After taking no action or tabling the rest of the items on the agenda Tuesday, the Rhome City Council had a brief discussion about allowing alcohol in its city parks during city sponsored events.

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City authorizes bonds

Published Wednesday, January 16, 2019
By Richard Greene

The Rhome city council approved an ordinance to issue $2.62 million in bonds to expand the Eastside Wastewater Treatment Plant Thursday.

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City of Rhome to seek proposals to secure vacant school

Published Saturday, January 5, 2019
By Richard Greene

The city of Rhome is working with its engineer to finalize specifications for windows and doors to secure the former Rhome school building to send out for requests for proposals (RFPs).

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City hires UTA to form master plan

Published Wednesday, December 19, 2018
By Richard Greene

To help map its future, the city of Rhome is turning to students at UT-Arlington for help.

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Rhome sees big jump in sales tax collections

Published Saturday, November 17, 2018
By Richard Greene

At their last meeting, the Rhome City Council directed its city attorney to draft paperwork to create an economic development corporation to take advantage of its recent growth in sales tax collections.

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Rhome City Council appoints McCabe to vacant seat

Published Saturday, October 26, 2018
By Richard Greene

Josh McCabe campaigned last May to join the Rhome City Council, falling in a tight race for the Place 3 spot to Elaine Priest.

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Rhome to interview council candidates

Published Saturday, October 13, 2018
By Austin Jackson

With the Rhome community reeling after Sgt. Robin Adair, 61, went missing Tuesday in Kentucky, the usually feisty Rhome City Council meeting began on a somber note as residents and council members came together to share a moment of silence for the officer.

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City of Rhome cuts tax rate

Published Saturday, October 6, 2018
By Richard Greene

With increased revenue from sales taxes and growth in the tax roll, Rhome City Council dropped the tax rate for 2018-19 at its Sept. 28 meeting.

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City of Rhome accepts applications for vacant spot

Published Saturday, September 29, 2018
By Richard Greene

Charles Pennington is no longer on the Rhome City Council.

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City of Rhome seeks funds to improve water

Published Saturday, September 29, 2018
By Richard Greene

Rhome City Council approved a resolution Tuesday to apply for up $850,000 in funding from the Texas Water Development Board through the Drinking Water State Revolving Fund.

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Rhome City Council denies plat for townhomes; Ownership question leads to denial

Published Saturday, September 15, 2018
By Richard Greene

On the advice of their attorney, the Rhome City Council denied the preliminary plat for the Morris Street Townhomes Addition Thursday night.

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Rhome City Council validates petition; Election for water, sewer improvements set

Published Saturday, August 18, 2018
By Reece Waddell

Rhome City Council validated a petition calling for an election on a bond related to water and sewer system improvements at a special meeting Wednesday night.

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City of Rhome proceeds with remodel; Old school building to receive roof replacement

Published Saturday, July 28, 2018
By Reece Waddell

The Rhome City Council is continuing with its plan to replace the roof on the old school building.

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Rhome City Council rejects plat

Published Saturday, July 14, 2018
By Reece Waddell

A contentious meeting Thursday night resulted in the Rhome City Council changing course and voting 5-0 to deny a plat that would have built 64 townhomes on Morris Street.

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Rhome City Council hires city administrator

Published Saturday, June 16, 2018
By Racey Burden

Rhome City Council appointed a city administrator Thursday, ending a five-month search.

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Rhome City Council oaths delayed by threat of recount

Published Saturday, May 12, 2018
By Racey Burden

Rhome City Council members put off their oaths of office Thursday with a possible election recount looming.

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