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Posted on: June 3, 2015

Irving Urges Residents to Stay Away from Lakes and Rivers

Lake Carolyn, Irving, Texas

Irving Weekend Water Events Affected

Due to recent flooding and recommendations from the Texas Department of State Health Services and Dallas County Health and Human Services (DCHHS), the Dallas County Utility and...Read on...

Posted on: June 3, 2015

DCHHS Warns Dallas County Residents of Flood and Standing Water Dangers

DCHHS Warns Dallas County Residents of Flood and Standing Water Dangers

Dallas County Health and Human Services (DCHHS) is warning Dallas County residents to take precaution with flood and standing water.

“Several areas throughout Dallas County are still experiencing the aftermath of all the ...Read on...

Dallas County Department of Health
Posted on: May 18, 2015

Budget Hearings

Budget Hearings

Planning for the city’s 2015–16 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 property tax rate...Read on...

Posted on: June 3, 2015

Irving Aquatics Only Opening Two Pools June 6

Irving Aquatics Only Opening Two Pools June 6

The City of Irving’s Parks and Recreation department proudly has hired more than 50 young Irving residents as seasonal summer lifeguards, the majority of whom will be graduating from the Irving Independent School District on June 6.
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More info about Irving Aquatic Centers
Posted on: June 3, 2015

Irving Police to Host Juntos Event June 6

Irving Police to Host Juntos Event June 6

The Irving Police Department will host a community fair 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., Saturday, June 6 at the Irving Bazaar located at 2800 W. Irving Blvd. The event is held as part of the department’s &l...Read on...

Posted on: June 1, 2015

City Leaders Voice Support for Earthquake Studies

Earthquake Info

Increased seismic activity has brought city leaders in close contact with local and state officials in the search for answers through research.

Included in the r...Read on...

Posted on: May 22, 2015

Girls Safety Conference Set for June

Girls Safety Conference Set for June

This summer, female middle school and high school students can learn — at no cost — life-saving self-defense techniques during a Girls’ Safety Conference hosted by the Irving Police Athletic League.
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Posted on: June 1, 2015

Headquarters Hotel Project Sees Progress

Headquarters Hotel Project Sees Progress

The Irving City Council has approved a predevelopment agreement with Garfield Public/Private for the Irving Convention Center at Las Colinas headquarters hotel.

A headquarters hotel has long been seen as a key component of the city...Read on...

Posted on: May 29, 2015

Library Launches Summer Reading Challenges

Library Launches Summer Reading Challenges

Children, teens and adults will discover the power of a great story and uncover their superheroes within during Summer Reading Challenge 2015.

Children’s Summer Reading Chal...Read on...

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Posted on: May 20, 2015

District 4 Runoff Election to be Held June 13

District 4 Runoff Election to be Held June 13

A runoff election for Irving District 4 will be held 7 a.m. to 7 p.m., Saturday, June 13.

Please note, City Hall will not be open on Election Day; voters should cast their ballots on June 13 at the official voting locations listed b...Read on...

DallasCountyVotes.org Election Info
Posted on: June 2, 2015

Wounded Warrior 5K, Half-Marathon/10K on June 13 and 14

Wounded Warrior Half-Marathon, 10K on June 14

The flat, wide and paved streets of Irving are the setting for the Wounded Warrior 5K race at 9 a.m., Saturday, June 13 and the Half Marathon and 10K on Sunday, June 14. Sunday's Half Marathon begins at 6:45 a.m. and the 10K race begins at 7 a.m. T...Read on...

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Posted on: May 26, 2015

Moody’s, Standard & Poor’s Affirm Irving’s Top Bond Ratings

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Moody’s Investors Service assigned a Aaa to the City of Irving’s $21 million General Obligation (GO) bonds, the highest rating the agency could assign. Moody’s cited Irving’s strong and experienced management team as well as a stable economy in its decisi...Read on...