Posted on: July 24, 2016

City Flushing Fire Hydrants in July, August

Fire Hydrant Flushing

City employees will flush all public fire hydrants throughout Irving through the end of August. The flushing of fire hydrants is necessary to help guarantee public health and safety.

Irving firefighters perform flushing to check for proper water flow and...

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Posted on: July 15, 2016

Budget Input Opportunities

City Hall - Irving TX

Residents are invited to provide input on the Fiscal Year 2016-17 budget to help shape the future of the City of Irving. Below are a few of the public input opportunities available to Irving residents.

Online Input
Residents provided input on the budget d...


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Posted on: July 24, 2016

Police Seeking School Crossing Guards Applicants

Irving Police Seeking School Crossing Guards Applicants

The new school year kicks off Aug. 22 for Irving Independent School District students, but it’s never too soon to think of child safety. The Irving Police Department (IPD) is seeking part-time school crossing guards to assist students and pedestrians in c...Read on...

Posted on: June 30, 2016

Supplies for Success Drive Assists Local Students

Irving TX Supplies for Success Drive

Make a difference in a child’s life through the Supplies for Success Drive. Sponsored by the mayor and Irving Fire Department, the drive provides school supplies to Irving ISD children from low-income families. Purchase the school supplies and make ...Read on...

Download the Supplies List
Posted on: July 22, 2016

Immerse Your Senses: Irving Arts Center’s Sculpture Garden

James Surls' Star Flower, part of the Irving Arts Center's permanent collection housed in the Sculpture Garden.

Photo: James Surls' Star Flower, part of the Irving Arts Center's permanent collection housed in the Sculpture Garden.

Take a visual dive into the vibrant pools and cooling spray of the fountains in Irving Arts Center’s Sculpture Garden. The bold v...

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Posted on: July 26, 2016

Attend the Town Hall Meeting Aug. 17

City Hall - Irving Texas

Make plans to attend the Town Hall Meeting at 6:30 p.m. Aug. 17 at Cimarron Recreation Center.

Updates will be presented on key initiatives, including libraries, roads, drainage, Solid Waste Services, Fire Station No. 12 and the Police Department.

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Posted on: July 17, 2016

Irving Arts Center Makes a Call for Volunteers

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The Irving Arts Center is searching for residents to serve as 2016-18 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 arts, or ...Read on...

Volunteer Application and Consent Forms
Posted on: July 8, 2016

Discover Playaways: NextGen Audiobooks Available at Irving Libraries

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Have you ever seen the collection of orange rimmed cases in the Audio/Visual section of the library? You may have thought they were just audiobooks, and you’d be correct! Well, mostly. They are actually audiobooks preloaded onto their very own MP3 digital...Read on...

Posted on: June 14, 2016

Draft Changes to Chickens, Roosters Ordinance Available for Review

Regulations of the Keeping of Chickens

July 22 update: The City Council has postponed the vote on this ordinance, pending further investigation and possible revisions to the proposal.

After two Town Hall meetings, a Neighborhood Roundtable meeting and a public input period, the City of Irving...

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View the Draft Ordinance
Posted on: May 23, 2016

Irving City Manager Provides Update on Seismic Study Advisory Committee

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The City of Irving worked diligently with state legislators during the 2015 legislative session to help provide funding for research and equipment to study seismic activity in Texas.

Earlier this year, Irving City Manager Chris Hillman was appointed by ...

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View the video of the presentation at Work Session
Posted on: June 9, 2016

Campion Trail Remains Closed Due to Flooding Damage

Campion Trail

The northern section of Irving’s Campion Trail remains closed due to sustained flooding.

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers continues to release water from Lakes Grapevine and Lewisville. The Corps indicated in mid-June that the agency expects the lakes to...

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