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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 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 12, 2015

State of City to be Presented Jan. 29

2014 State of City

Mayor Beth Van Duyne will review city accomplishments in the State of the City address Jan. 29 at Westin Dallas-Fort Worth Hotel, 4545 W. John Carpenter Freeway. Van Duyne will highlight opportunities and issues that are important to the region as well as...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 20, 2015

Animal Services Offering $49 Adoptions on Jan. 31

Choose Your MVP Jan. 31

Want some company for the Big Game? Look no further than Irving Animal Services and its Choose Your MVP - Most Valuable Pet campaign.  From 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Jan. 31 all adoptions at the Irving Animal Care Campus, 4140 ...Read on...

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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 21, 2015

Practice Safe Winter Irrigation

Practice Safe Winter Irrigation

The Water Utilities Department reminds customers that operating irrigation systems during precipitation or freezing temperatures can result in a fine of up to $2,000. Following are additional smart irrigation reminders from Water Utilities Department.<...Read on...

Posted on: January 12, 2015

Candidate Packets Available / Paquetes De Candidatos Disponibles

Irving Texas City Council - January 2015

Beginning Monday, Jan. 12, 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 will be 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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