Posted on: August 14, 2017

Clear the Shelters: Find Your Perfect (Pet) Match Aug. 19

Clear The Shelter interview with Corey Price by NBC5's Kristin Dickerson.

Nearly 7.6 million animals enter animal shelters nationwide every year. Of those, about 3.9 million are dogs and 3.4 million are cats according to the American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals. Although the numbers can be disheartening, An...

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Posted on: August 9, 2017

Budget Input Opportunities

Irving, Texas, City Hall

Residents are invited to provide input on the Fiscal Year 2017-18 budget to help shape the future of the City of Irving. Below are a few of the public input opportunities available to Irving residents.

Online Input

Residents provided input on the budget dur...

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Posted on: August 18, 2017

Laughs by the Lake Returns to Lake Carolyn Sept. 1

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Why did the chicken cross the road? To get to Laughs by the Lake! The City of Irving’s annual comedy show returns to the shores of Lake Carolyn at 7 p.m. Sept. 1 to deliver jokes much better than that.

This year, organizers hope to give a budding...

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Posted on: August 16, 2017

Help Irving Fire, Red Cross Sound the Alarm

Sound the Alarm - Save a Life - Oct 7 2017 Irving TX

On Oct. 7, the Irving Fire Department and the City of Irving will join communities across the country for the American Red Cross “Sound the Alarm. Save a Life” event. The Irving Fire Department is asking for volunteers to help with the delivery and instal...

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Posted on: August 4, 2017

City Updates Irving Pools’, Aquatic Centers’ Operation Schedules for August

Teens enjoying one of Irving's seasonal pools.

Each year, the City of Irving’s summer pools and outdoor aquatic centers are staffed by college and high school students. With the new school year approaching, a number of these students will be ending their employment to prepare for their return to the c...

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Posted on: August 11, 2017

New Hotels Progress Near the Irving Convention Center

Artist rendering of the Texican Hotel, which has started construction and will be located near the I

In this clip from ICTN's "City Source," Irving Convention and Visitors Bureau Executive Director Maura Gast talks about the start of construction at the Texican Hotel and the progress at the Westin Irving Convention Center Hotel. 

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Posted on: August 9, 2017

Call 811 Three Days Before You Dig

Atmos 811 Day - Call before you dig - group planting a tree in a field.

Calling 811 Reduces Risk of Damaged Utility Lines by 99 Percent

Did you know that, before beginning any project requiring digging, a person is required by law to call 811 three days prior to have all buried utility lines located and marked? Atmos Energy wa...

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Posted on: August 8, 2017

Damage Repaired to Portions of Campion Trail Caused by Floods

Joggers and cyclists enjoy Campion Trail in Sam Houston Park after it reopened in early March.

As a result of unprecedented rainfall in 2015 and 2016, the Trinity River overflowed its banks and caused considerable damage along the City of Irving’s Campion Trail. The almost continuous wet weather caused a 50-year flood on the Trinity, damaging four ...

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Posted on: August 2, 2017

Volunteers Needed for City Boards, Commissions

Irving City Council chambers.

Interested in serving on a board, committee or a commission? Visit to submit an application or pick up one from the City Secretary’s Office at City Hall, 825 W. Irving Blvd. Deadline to apply for November appoi...

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Posted on: July 7, 2017

City Council Approves Increase to the 65/Disabled Persons Property Tax Exemption

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The Irving City Council has unanimously approved an increase to the property tax exemption for residents who are at least 65 years old or disabled to $35,000 of taxable value.

The increase to the tax exemption was passed June 22 to help ease the financial ...

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Posted on: February 3, 2017

Welcome Home to Irving, Texas

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Irving is a city with a rich heritage, a city with passion and purpose, and a future of unbridled potential. 

Welcome home to Irving, Texas.

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