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Posted on: September 1, 2015

Are You Ready? September is National Preparedness Month

National Preparedness Month

North Central Texas residents are all too familiar with how rapidly events change. With experiences in both man-made and natural hazards, life has trained citizens to be on alert. City and county governments are hard at work to make sure people are prot...Read on...

Posted on: August 17, 2015

Don't Miss Laughs by the Lake

Don't Miss Laughs by the Lake

Jumbo jokes and gigantic giggles are in store for the return of North Texas’ largest outdoor comedy festival, Laughs by the Lake, which will take place from 7 to 10 p.m. Sept. 4 at Lake Carolyn, 501. E. Las Colinas Blvd. More than just a show, t...Read on...

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Posted on: September 1, 2015

Campión Trail Dedication Ceremony

Campion Trail Dedication Ceremony

Join leaders from Dallas County as well as the cities of Grand Prairie and Irving at 10 a.m. Sept. 9 for the joint dedication of the Lone Star Campión Trail Connection at Read on...

View the Proposed Dallas-to-Fort-Worth Trail
Posted on: August 31, 2015

City Holiday, No Trash Collection Sept. 7

City Holiday, No Trash Collection Sept. 7

In observance of Labor Day, there will be no residential trash, curbside recycling or brush collection on Monday, Sept. 7. In addition, the following facilities will be closed: 

Posted on: August 26, 2015

Budget Public Hearings

Budget Public Hearings

The City of Irving will be holding public hearings related to the adoption of the fiscal year (FY) 2015-16 budget and tax rate. Public hearings will be held on the following dates in the City Council Chambers at Irving City Hall, 825 W Irving Blvd.Read on...

Posted on: August 31, 2015

2015 Dragon Boat, Kite, Lantern Festival Cancelled

Dragon Boat, Kite, Lantern Festival Postponed

The 2015 DFW Dragon Boat, Kite and Lantern Festival, scheduled for earlier this year, has been cancelled as a result of the existing water restrictions at Lake Carolyn. 

The Marco Polo World Foundation announced May 15, 201...Read on...

Posted on: August 31, 2015

Main Street Event Brings Family Fun to Heritage District

Main Street Event Brings Family Fun to Heritage District

Hometown fun awaits the entire family at the two-day Irving Main Street Event set for Sept. 18-19. The festival opens with live music and a variety of free children’s activities from 6 to 10 p.m. Sept. 18. The festival continues from noon to 4 p.m. Sept. ...Read on...

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Posted on: September 1, 2015

Public Hearing Will Discuss 2016 DART Bus Service Changes

A public hearing, preceded by a series of community meetings, has been scheduled to receive comments on proposed bus service changes in Dallas, Irving, Richardson, Garland, Farmers Branch, Carrollton, Glenn Heights and Rowlett. The hearing will be held 6:...Read on...

See the schedule of meetings
Posted on: August 28, 2015

Dallas County Health and Human Services Reports Second Human Case of West Nile Virus in Irving

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Dallas County Health and Human Services officials report that an 85-year-old male Irving resident died this week from the West Nile virus. The man, who had underlying medical conditions, lived in the 75061 ZIP code.

The city’s mosquito control team is ...Read on...