Posted on: July 12, 2017

Plan Your Vegetable Garden at Aug. 3 Workshop

Adult and child planting vegetables in garden.

Know where food comes from by growing your own vegetables. Learn proper soil preparation, garden design, disease and insect identification, and the proper time to germinate vegetable seeds and/or when to transplant vegetables into the garden for the seaso...

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Posted on: July 10, 2017

Residents Reminded to Use Curbside Recycling

Blue bags and flattened cardboard placed near curb for recycling pickup.

Recycling has never been easier or more convenient than it is today. Residents have two options for disposing of their renewable materials: curbside recycling or drop-off recycling at Hunter Ferrell Municipal Solid Waste Landfill. According to Irving Soli...

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Posted on: July 3, 2017

Plants Key to Water Conservation

Yard landscape - Proper plant selection will help homeowners reduce water costs and use.

July is Smart Irrigation Month, and the Irving Think Green Be Green team wants to help you save water and money all year long with tips and ideas from experts in the water industry.

Saving water doesn’t have to involve the cost and inconvenience of tearing...

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Posted on: June 27, 2017

Greener, Cleaner Traveling Habits for the Summer

Greener, Cleaner Traveling Habits for the Summer

Traveling in and out of North Texas this summer? The travel industry is one the fastest growing industries in the world. It’s more important than ever for travelers to minimize their individual impact on the world’s air quality. Wherev...

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Posted on: June 22, 2017

Irving’s 2016 Water Quality Report Available Online

City of Irving Water Quality Report

In accordance with Congress’ 1996 amendment to the Safe Drinking Water Act (SDWA), the City of Irving Water Utilities Department, and other community systems, must provide customers with an annual report on drinking water quality. Each year, the Texas Com...

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Posted on: March 30, 2017

City Takes Leadership Position With “Green” Initiatives

West Irving Library's large solar array helps it meet its"net-zero" designation.

Photo: West Irving Library's large solar array helps it meet its"net-zero" designation.

Irving continues to embrace environmental stewardship and promote conservation. Notable actions help it remain a leader in North Texas:

  • The West Irvin...
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