Posted on: May 26, 2017

Resident Input Sought on Community Needs

Resident Input Sought on Future Grant Use

Each year, the City of Irving receives grant funds that help with a variety of community programs, including home repairs, homelessness prevention, funding of nonprofit programs and other services. In preparation for 2017-18 fiscal year grants, the city’s...

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Posted on: May 26, 2017

Stopfer, Webb, Ward Elected to Serve on City Council

Irving City Council chambers.

Irving residents elected Mayor Rick Stopfer and re-elected incumbents Councilman Dennis Webb, District 3, and Councilman J. Oscar Ward, District 5, during the election held May 6.

Irving operates under a council-manager form of government where council set...

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Posted on: May 24, 2017

Budget Hearings Set for June 8 and 22 at City Hall

Serve Your City

Planning for the city’s 2017-18 fiscal year budget is underway. Residents have the opportunity to provide input on the budget during upcoming public hearings. Comments can be made to the City Council on any aspect of the budget including propert...

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Learn more about the city's budget
Posted on: May 24, 2017

Library Issues Summer Reading Challenge to All Ages

Build a Better World - 2017 Irving Library Summer Reading Challenge

Grab a front row seat to high-quality programs, earn great prizes and stay reading-ready throughout the school break during the annual Summer Reading Challenge (SRC). This year, the Irving library offers busy residents a new online method for recording su...

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Posted on: May 22, 2017

Three Irving Pools to Close June 3 for ISD Graduations

Irving Aquatics Only Opening Two Pools June 6

The City of Irving’s Parks and Recreation department will close three aquatics facilities on June 3 due to the large number of Irving Independent School District (ISD) graduating seniors who serve as summer lifeguards.

Pools closed on June 3:

  • Lee Park...
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Become an Irving Lifeguard
Posted on: May 21, 2017

Military, Vets Invited to Find New Companions

Military, Vets Invited to Find New Companions

Irving Animal Services, along with its partner DFW Humane, is waiving adoption fees for pets adopted by military personnel May 23 through 27 at the Irving Animal Care Campus, 4140 Valley View Lane, to thank them for courageously serving our coun...

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Posted on: May 19, 2017

Residents Encouraged to Fight the Bite

Irving Fights the Bite

The City of Irving takes mosquito control very seriously. Trapping has begun across the city’s 27 trap and spray locations. When mosquito samples test positive for West Nile Virus or Saint Louis encephalitis, Irving’s vector control te...

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Learn how Irving Fights the Bite
Posted on: May 18, 2017

Irving Honors Independence Day

Girl on water slide.

Join Irving for the Fourth of July parade and fireworks celebration.

Patriotic Parade 

This year, the annual parade will begin at 9 a.m. July 4 in downtown Irving and will loop around Irving Boulevard beginning at Sowers Road. The parade will be follow...

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Submit Online Parade Application
Posted on: May 17, 2017

View Georgia Farrow Rec Center Expansion Plans

Georgia Farrow Recreation Center - Facility Upgrade Artist Rendering

Residents recently attended a Community Meeting at Georgia Farrow Recreation Center, 530 Davis Drive, to provide input and ideas about a proposed update and expansion of the facility.

Located in West Park, Georgia Farrow Recreation Center is a vital asset ...

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Posted on: May 15, 2017

Irving Music Factory Construction Update: May 2017

Irving Music Factory site - May 2017

ICTN’s "City Source" provides an update on the Irving Music Factory’s construction, including an aerial view of the progress on the site.


View more news and information about Irving’s Infrastructure investments by searching #IrvingInvests.

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Posted on: May 14, 2017

City Holiday/No Trash Collection May 29

The U.S. Flag

In observance of Memorial Day, there will be no residential trash, curbside recycling or brush collection May 29. In addition, the following facilities will be closed:

  • City Hall
  • Heritage and North Lake aquatic centers
  • Hunter Ferrell Landfill
  • Irving Arts Cente...
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Posted on: May 14, 2017

Construction Underway on Convention Center Hotel

Irving Convention Center Hotel - Artist Rendering

Irving Mayor Beth Van Duyne, City Manager Chris Hillman and other city leaders officially broke ground on the Westin Irving Convention Center Hotel at Las Colinas on March 27. Construction is now underway on the $113 million headquarters hotel. It is the ...

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Posted on: May 11, 2017

Enthusiastic About Art? Docent Opportunities Available!

Man discussing artwork with woman.

Love art and like to share enthusiasm with others? Join the Irving Arts Center’s docent program! 

Docents are trained to provide educational and informative tours of the arts center’s exhibitions. Free tours are offered to the public a...

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Posted on: May 7, 2017

Time-of-Day Influences Water Conservation

Water flowers using a hand-operated nozzle.

To promote good water use habits, minimize water waste and preserve Irving’s water supply, the city enforces time-of-day irrigation restrictions. These limits make it a violation of city ordinance to water between 10 a.m. and 6 p.m. from April 1 through O...

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Posted on: May 2, 2017

Irving Day at Texas AirHogs Game to Benefit KIB

Texas AirHogs Baseball - Logo

Help Keep Irving Beautiful (KIB) hit a home run. Happening June 9, the Texas AirHogs are holding “Irving Day,” and $3 of every online ticket sold will go to benefit Keep Irving Beautiful.

KIB works hard to do just that, keep Irving shining. Through communi...

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Purchase Tickets
Posted on: February 3, 2017

Welcome Home to Irving, Texas

Family in front of home - Welcome Home to Irving, TX

Irving is a city with a rich heritage, a city with passion and purpose, and a future of unbridled potential. 

Welcome home to Irving, Texas.

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Posted on: November 28, 2016

City of Irving Offers Sanitation Service Discount

City of Irving sanitation worker on truck picks up trash.

The City of Irving provides 20 percent discount on single family residential sanitation service for senior citizens (65 years of age and older) and residents who collect Social Security disability.

A senior citizen must provide the following:

  • Birth date.
  • Dri...
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