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Posted on: July 3, 2015

Supplies for Success Drive Assists Local Students

Supplies for Success Drive Assists Local Students

Make a difference in a child’s life through the Supplies for Success Drive.

Sponsored by the Irving Fire Department, the drive will provide school supplies to Irving ISD children from low-income familie...Read on...

View the list of needed supplies
Posted on: June 29, 2015

Arts Center Makes Call for Volunteers

Arts Center Makes Call for Volunteers

The Irving Arts Center is searching for residents to serve as 2015–17 Advisory Grant Review Panelists. Irving residents who have knowledge of the visual and/or performing arts as practicing artists, experience through other participation in the ...Read on...

Posted on: July 21, 2015

Irving To Host NFL Punt, Pass, Kick Competition Aug. 1

Irving To Host Nfl Punt, Pass, Kick Competition Aug. 1

In partnership with the Irving Police Athletic League, the Irving Police Department Problem Solving Unit will host the NFL Punt, Pass and Kick competition from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Aug. 1 at Sam Houston Middle School, 3033 W. Country Club Dr.
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Posted on: July 13, 2015

Double Your Cuddles in July

Double Your Cuddles in July

The Irving Animal Care Campus is filled with great pets looking for their dream homes. Animal Services is extending its Adopt-a-Cat month special, waiving adoption fees for cats one year and older; kittens are available for a $50 adoption fee.
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See Adoptable Animals at the IACC
Posted on: July 10, 2015

Flood Waters Receding; Cleanup and Repair Under Way

Irving Flooding Update

The City of Irving is providing an update on the recent flood impact, including repairs to the sanitary sewer system, the status of parks and trails, and Lake Carolyn’s water quality.

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Posted on: July 20, 2015

Preliminary Findings of the Economic Development Strategic Plan

Council in Session

John Karras, TIP Strategies, Austin, made an important presentation to the City Council July 15, outlining preliminary findings of the Economic Development Strategic Plan that will be released later this year.

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Posted on: July 17, 2015

Easily Enhance Property’s Curb Appeal With Tips, Best Practices

Easily Enhance Propertys Curb Appeal With Tips, Best Practices

Many things can be done to improve the appearance of private properties — especially how they appear from the street or an adjacent property.

Residents are encouraged to do their part in keeping Irving ...Read on...

Posted on: July 15, 2015

Police Provide Home Vacation Watch for Residents

Police Provide Home Vacation Watch for Residents

Residents who are planning a vacation this summer are encouraged to sign up for the free “Vacation Watch” residential security checks. This free service from the Irving Police Department will provide inspections of the accessible exter...Read on...

Posted on: July 16, 2015

July Marks Smart Irrigation Month

July Marks Smart Irrigation Month

Even though the region experienced replenishing rains this year, water conservation is always a top priority to ensure future water supply.

As July heats up, the City of Irving places an emphasis on smart irrigat...Read on...

Posted on: July 17, 2015

IAS Waiving Adoption Fees to 'Clear the Shelters' Aug. 15

IAS Waiving Adoption Fees to 'Clear the Shelters' Aug. 15

During Clear the Shelters, free adoptions will be available from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Aug. 15 at the Irving Animal Care Campus, 4140 Valley View Lane.

For the second year, Irving Animal Services, NBC 5 and Telemundo ...Read on...

Posted on: July 7, 2015

Input Sought on Irving City Budget

Public Input Sought on Irving City Budget

Residents are invited to provide input on the fiscal year 2015-16 budget to help shape the future of the City of Irving. Various methods for providing input are available prior to the Sept. 17 budget adoption.

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Ask the Budget Guy Website
Posted on: June 26, 2015

Irving, Dallas County Included in Disaster Declaration for Individual Assistance

FEMA Announces Individual Assistance

Dallas County residents, including those in Irving, who were affected by the floods between May 4 and June 19 can apply for financial relief through the Texas Division of Emergency Management and the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA).
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Additional FEMA Disaster Centers in Dallas County