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Posted on: January 14, 2015

Earthquake Information

Earthquake Info

North Texans are experiencing seismic activity that is unfamiliar to us. The area has felt more than 70 tremors since 2008, and more than 20 have occurred since the start of this year. Tremors felt in Irving have ranged from 1.6 to 3.6, which...Read on...

Posted on: January 30, 2015

DART Orange Line Train Interruptions Scheduled for Feb. 1

DART Orange Line

Orange Line trains, as well as Red and Blue Lines, going to or through Cityplace/Uptown Station will be stopped starting at 7:30 a.m., Sunday, Feb. 1 during a building implosion near Central Expressway near Haskell.

Passengers on those trains will be d...Read on...

DART Rider Alerts
Posted on: January 31, 2015

Warrant Roundup Runs Through End of March

Irving Police Department - Serving for 75 years

During the months of February and March, the Irving City Marshal’s Office and the Irving Police Department will partic...Read on...

Posted on: February 1, 2015

City to Host Annual Homebuyer Fair

Homebuyer Fair Feb. 28

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: January 27, 2015

Keep Your Clothes Dryer Lint-Free

Keep Your Clothes Dryer Lint-Free

Many of us do not think about a fire starting in our clothes dryer, but it is very important to keep it clean and free of lint buildup to prevent this from happening. The Irving Fire Department wants to remind everyone to keep your clothing dryer...Read on...

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Posted on: January 23, 2015

Central Library Closing Jan. 31

Irving Central Library Closes Jan. 31, 2015

With January winding down, we're nearing when its time to say goodbye to Irving's Central Library. Opened in 1986, the library served as the flagship for the Irving Public Library system during the past 28 years, and many residents consider ...Read on...

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Posted on: January 24, 2015

City Crime Rate Drops for 10th Consecutive Year

City Crime Rate Drops for 10th Consecutive Year

The City of Irving Police Department reported the city's crime rate declined for the 10th consecutive year. Reductions in the categories of Robbery, Burglary and Aggravated Assault contributed to a drop in the per capita crime rate from 30.37 per 1...Read on...

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Posted on: January 24, 2015

Purchase Tickets Now for Parks' Annual Father-Daughter Dance

Father-Daughter Valentine's Dance

Fathers and father figures, along with their daughters ages four to 13 can dance the night away at the annual Father-Daughter Valentine's Dance, which will be held 7 to 9 p.m. on Feb. 6 at the Mustang Recreation Center, 2223 Kinwest Parkway. Admiss...Read on...

Posted on: January 16, 2015

Irving PAL to Offer February Rape Aggression Defense Class

Irving PAL to Offer Spanish Language RAD Class

The Irving Police Department has scheduled a Rape Aggression Defense (RAD) class in February for all females 11 years and older. Classes are open to all females living in the Dallas/Fort Worth area.

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Posted on: January 12, 2015

Candidate Packets Available / Paquetes De Candidatos Disponibles

Irving Texas City Council - January 2015

Residents interested in becoming a candidate for a City Council position can obtain a candidate packet from the City Secretary’s Office at City Hall, 825 W. Irving Blvd. Packets also are Read on...

Posted on: January 6, 2015

Public Invited to Review Draft Smoking Ordinance

City Council Prepares Smoking Ordinance for Review

Irving residents and business are invited to review and comment on the Draft Smoking Ordinance that is under review by the City Council.

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