Posted on: September 23, 2016

City of Irving Seeks Public Input in Search for New Police Chief

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The City of Irving will conduct two public meetings aimed at giving residents the opportunity to tell city leaders what residents hope to see in a new police chief.

Residents are invited to attend two community meetings to give input:

  • 6:30 to 8 p.m...
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Posted on: September 20, 2016

City of Irving Unmatched in Six-day Turnaround on Construction Plans

City of Irving inspectors at work at a construction site.

For the Inspections Department, the phrase “time is money” is more than a cliché. The department recently celebrated a milestone — 2,016 consecutive days that it hit its six-day turnaround goal for reviewing permit plans.

When buildings are completed,...Read on...

Posted on: September 18, 2016

Business Owners Invited to Midtown Express Task Force Meeting

Business Owners Invited to Midtown Express Task Force Meeting

SouthGate Constructors, the lead contractor for the Midtown Express project, will host its next Business Owner Task Force 9:30 to 10:30 a.m., Wednesday, Sept. 28 at its Field Office, 2220 Chemsearch Blvd., Suite 100Any businesses or business representat...Read on...

DriveMidtown.com's Calendar of Events
Posted on: September 11, 2016

Residents Partner with Police for National Night Out

Residents Partner with Police for National Night Out 2015

Irving police are accepting invitations from neighborhoods planning to give crime a going away party as part of this year’s National Night Out activities.

Neighborhoods throughout Irving will leave their porch lights on to observe National Night Out on...Read on...

Posted on: September 13, 2016

Hotline Lets Residents Help Get Potholes Filled, Connect to City Services

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The Traffic and Transportation Department’s Street Operations Division offers a helpful tool for residents and commuters to notify the city of potholes in the area. The Pothole Hotline lets residents easily report the location of potholes to the...Read on...

Download the Frequently Called Numbers sheet (PDF)
Posted on: September 8, 2016

Residents Reminded of Mosquito Hotline

Residents Reminded Of Mosquito Hotline

The most active mosquito season in North Texas runs through October. Even with the season tapering off, the city’s mosquito control staff conducts surveillance and testing of the mosquito population year-round.

With the rainfall received in North Texas...Read on...

Posted on: September 18, 2016

Know About Construction On Irving Streets, Highways

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Roads and highways across Irving are under construction. To learn about changes to traffic patterns or road closures, sign up for e-alerts.

Midtown Express: Receive alerts about the construction on State Highway 114, 183 and Loop 12. Visit DriveMidtown...Read on...

Posted on: September 1, 2016

Texas Voter ID Options

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The Texas Secretary of State reminds residents that voters who cannot obtain one of the seven forms of approved photo ID now have additional options when voting in person, including the upcoming November election.

As provided by a court order, if a vo...Read on...

Acceptable Forms of ID for Voting (PDF)
Posted on: September 12, 2016

Construction Underway on Irving-Grand Prairie Fire Training Facility

Artist rendering of new Irving - Grand Prairie Fire Training Facility.

The cities of Irving and Grand Prairie will soon share more than a geographical border. Next year, the cities will both begin using a new training facility near State Highway 161 and Belt Line Road.

The state-of-the-art facility, which broke ground in...Read on...

Posted on: September 12, 2016

City of Irving Offers Sanitation Service Discount

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The City of Irving provides 20 percent discount on single family residential sanitation service for senior citizens (65 years of age and older) and residents who collect Social Security disability.

A senior citizen must provide the following:

  • Birth da...
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