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Posted on: April 1, 2015

Earthquake Information

Earthquake Info

SMU analysis of recent earthquake sequence reveals geologic fault, epicenters in Irving and West Dallas

Initial results from SMU’s seismology team reveal that the recent series of ...Read on...

Posted on: April 1, 2015

Second City Egg Hunt to be Held April 4

Second City Egg Hunt to be Held April 4

The city's Special Events team will host its second Egg Hunt activity for children 10 and younger on Saturday, April 4. Designed for children ages 10 and younger, the event will feature more than 20,000 candy- and toy-filled eggs. The egg hung is f...Read on...

View Egg Hunt Times by Age
Posted on: April 2, 2015

Foster Families Needed: Spring Showers Bring Kittens and Puppies

Spring Showers Bring Kittens and Puppies

Irving Animal Services is looking for people willing to care for young puppies and kittens until they are eight to 10 weeks old, when they can be returned to the shelter to be spayed/neutered and adopted.

Our ability to help these a...Read on...

Learn more about Irving's Animal Fostering prog
Posted on: April 1, 2015

City to Host Annual Homebuyer Fair

City to Host Annual Homebuyer Fair

The City of Irving and Business and Community Lenders (BCL) of Texas are partnering again to host the annual Homebuyer Fair and assist first-time homebuyers to become confident, educated and prepared consumers. Builders, community development housing orga...Read on...

Posted on: April 1, 2015

Irving Leads Nation in Blue Ribbon Businesses

Irving Leads Nation in Blue Ribbon Businesses

For the seventh straight year, Irving, Texas, leads the nation in the number of small businesses winning the Blue Ribbon Small Business award given by the U.S. Chamber of Commerce. The Blue Ribbon Award recognizes small businesses that have demonstrated o...Read on...

Posted on: March 30, 2015

Get Into the Green of Earth Day with Irving's Eco-Film Fest

Get Into the Green of Earth Day with Irving's Eco-Film Fest

Get into the GREEN of spring and expand your knowledge by attending the City of Irving's fourth annual Eco-Film Fest. This year's event runs four days and f...Read on...

Visit the Eco-Film Fest website
Posted on: March 22, 2015

Join the Imagine Irving Neighborhood Workshops April 7-9

Imagine Irving Neighborhood Workshops Held April 7-9

The City of Irving will hold three Neighborhood Workshops as part of its Imagine Irving comprehensive plan strategy. These Neighborhood Workshops are place-based exercises where participants will focus on a specific neighborhood or district within the cit...Read on...

Learn more at ImagineIrving.org
Posted on: March 25, 2015

GE Irving Marathon Returns for its Third Run

GE Irving Marathon Returns for its Third Run

On your mark, get set, go — more than 2,500 runners are expected to participate in the 2015 GE Irving Marathon starting at 7:30 a.m. April 4.

The marathon course begins at the copper-clad Irving Conventi...Read on...

Posted on: March 23, 2015

City of Irving Re-Activates Time-of-Day Water Restrictions

City of Irving Re-Activates Time-of-Day Water Restrictions

As part of the city’s Water Conservation Plan, customers are advised that annual time-of-day restrictions will go into effect April 1.

To ensure conservation of Irving’s water supply, customers are reminded that i...Read on...

Posted on: March 16, 2015

Keep Irving Beautiful Seeks Volunteers

Keep Irving Beautiful Volunteer  Opportunity

Keep Irving Beautiful (KIB) invites the community to attend the Don’t Mess with Texas Trash-Off/Great American Cleanup from 9 a.m. to noon April 11. This year’s cleanup will be held at Trinity View Park, 2298 E. 6th St. Volunteers will...Read on...

Register at the KIB website