City Clean Up Day - May 16, 2018

Please mark your calendar for June 16, 2018 as it is "City Clean Up Day".  Two roll-off dump... [more...]

Annual Pet Registration - May 16, 2018

Please make sure that you register your cat or dog with the Rice City Hall after they have receiv... [more...]


City of Rice... A Place to Call Home!

In the City of Rice, we are defined less by boundaries on a map than by the sense of shared values our residents hold dear. Small town values, guided growth, preservation of historical, cultural, and natural heritage are just a few of the core principles that make the City of Rice a wonderful place to call home. 

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Observance of Memorial Day!

(5/4/2018) Republic Services will be closed Monday 05/28/18 in observance of Memorial Day. All services will be delayed by 1 day. Monday services will be Tuesday, Tuesday will be Wednesday, etc.

2019-2020 RISD Elementary Ground-Breaking

(5/3/2018) On May 2, 2018 Rice, TX along with official RISD Board Members  broke ground leading the way for the building process to begin on the Elementary School.  The school is expected to be open for the 2019-2020 school year.  Stay tuned for updates...

Local Park Grant Program

(4/27/2018) Many of you may have noticed the improvements made at the Mike Dickens Park these past few months.  The Local Park Grant Program has been a tremendous help! However, there are also many people who have put a great deal of time and effort into this proj...