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Posted on: April 16, 2015

Earthquake Update

Earthquake Info

On April 15, the Irving City Council was briefed on the status of legislative initiatives regarding earthquakes in Texas. There are two bills addressing earthquakes, one of them initiated by Irving offic...Read on...

Posted on: April 16, 2015

Animal Services Hosts Rabies Vaccination Clinics

Animal Services Hosts Rabies Vaccination Clinics

Free rabies vaccination clinics for residents will be held from 10 a.m. to noon April 24 at Irving Animal Care Campus, 4140 Valley View Lane.

In partnership with Texas Coalition for Animal Protection, free rabies ...Read on...

Learn more about Irving Animal Services
Posted on: April 14, 2015

Forum April 22 Features City Council, IISD Candidates

Forum April 22 Features City Council, IISD Candidates

The League of Women Voters of Irving will host a Candidates Forum at 6:30 p.m., Wednesday, April 22 at City Hall, 825 W. Irving Boulevard. The forum will feature Irving City Council and Irving ISD School Board candidates. Participants include:
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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 8, 2015

Free Friday Evening Concerts in Irving

Free Friday Evening Concerts in Irving

Irving’s annual concert series showcases live music performances from a variety of genres, with great musicians from across the state. All concerts are held outdoors, and attendees are encouraged to bring blankets and/or lawn chairs for seating...Read on...

See the full schedule of concerts
Posted on: April 12, 2015

Recognize Irving Animal Services Officers During National Appreciation Week, April 12-18

Paul Bacarreza, an Irving animal services officer

The City of Irving is recognizing the men and women who work tirelessly to protect animals' lives and who ensure the public's safety – our animal services officers.

April 12-18 is National Animal Control Offi...Read on...

Posted on: April 15, 2015

Public Invited to Provide Input on Downtown Irving Museum

Public Invited to Provide Input on Downtown Irving Museum

Residents are invited to provide input on the possibility of bringing a new museum to downtown Irving. All ideas, suggestions and recommendations are welcome. Please fill out the online form (link below) to send us your ideas.

During ...Read on...

Provide your input through our online form
Posted on: April 14, 2015

Seeking Vendors for Bike Fest May 9

2015 Bicycle Fest

The City of Irving Office of Environmental Stewardship is accepting vendor applications for its annual Bicycle Fest event, to be held Saturday, May 9 at Irving’s old lumberyard area, 221 E. Irving Boulevard. Vendors specializing in bicy...Read on...

2015 Bicycle Fest Flier
Posted on: April 8, 2015

Meet City Election Candidates

City Elections May 9 2015

Places 4, 6 and 8 are up for election. 

City Council Places 4, 6 and 8 are up for election. Registered voters will cast their ballots during early voting from April 27 through...Read on...

Posted on: April 10, 2015

April is National Safe Digging Month

Call 811 before you dig.

Atmos Energy launches “Yard Rescue 811” contest to remind residents to call 811 before digging.

Planning a home improvement job? Planting a tree? Installing a fence or deck? Whether you are planning to do it yours...Read on...

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

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...