New Resident Resources

Housing/Neighborhood


Demographics by ZIP Code/Neighborhood Associations
Vehicles

Voter Registration

Voter Registration Information (800) 252-8683 or www.sos.state.tx.us/elections/voter/index.shtml

Government

Alarm Permits

Permits are required by the Irving Police Department. Information and mail-in application is available at Alarm Permits.

City Hall

825 W. Irving Blvd. Irving, TX 75060 (972) 721-2600
8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday-Friday
Municipal Billing Hours: 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday/7:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Wednesday
After-hours Animal Emergency Calls (972) 721-2256
Non-emergency Police (972) 721-1010

Public Safety
Tax Information

Dallas Central Appraisal District (DCAD), 2949 North Stemmons Freeway Dallas, TX 75247 (214) 631-0910
www.dallascad.org

Services


Electric

For a list of retail electric providers in your area, visit www.powertochoose.com. If you have questions about how to choose a retail electric provider, call (866) 797-4839.

The affiliate retail electric provider was a part of the original electric company that generated and sold electricity in this area. After deregulation, the affiliate retail electric provider only sells electricity and provides customer service. The local wires company is the company that transmits and delivers electricity and is still responsible for maintenance and repair of poles and wires.
  • Affiliate Electric Company: TXU Energy (800) 242-9113 www.txuenergy.com
  • Local Wires Company: TXU Electric Delivery (888) 313-4747 http://www.oncorgroup.com
  • Report issues or items hanging from lines: Oncor (888) 313-6862

Garbage Collection/Recycling

Refuse/garbage collection schedule: Solid Waste Services

Recycling in Irving: Recycling

To begin residential service, contact Customer Service at (972) 721-2411 or visit Customer Service online.

Gas

Atmos Energy: (800) 460-3030/Hearing Impaired (Teletype) (800) 735-2988
http://www.atmosenergy.com/contact/

Library

Visit Irving Public Library online at www.cityofirving.org/library

Newspapers and Magazines


US Post Office: Find a location at www.usps.com.
FedEx Office: Find a location at http://fedex.com/us/office/.
Texas "No-Call" Lists: (866) 893-6225 or www.texasnocall.com

Phone

AT&T : (800) 464-7928 or http://att.sbc.com/gen/general?pid=1080&cdvn=landinglocalization&ltype=res

Verizon: (800) 483-4000/TYY or TDD call 711 or (800) 735-2989 or www.verizon.com

Transportation

Amtrak: Dallas Union Station, 400 S. Houston St. Dallas, TX 75202
(214) 653-1101 | http://www.amtrak.com/servlet/ContentServer?pagename=Amtrak/HomePage

Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport: 3200 E. Airfield Drive DFW Airport, TX 75261
(972) 973-8888 | www.dfwairport.com/home.asp 3200 East Airfield Drive

Dallas Love Field Airport: 8008 Cedar Springs Road Dallas, TX 75235
(214) 670-6073 | www.dallas-lovefield.com 

DART (Dallas Area Rapid Transit): 1401 Pacific Ave. Dallas, TX 75202
(214) 979-1111 | www.dart.org