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Posted on: April 22, 2019

Westin Irving Convention Center Hotel Opens

Westin Irving Convention Center in Irving, Texas

A longtime vision of the City of Irving is achieved, as the opening of the Westin Irving Convention Center Hotel marks the completion of the visitor district. Watch to see some of the beautiful features of the hotel, and hear from some of the people invol...

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City of Irving News
Posted on: April 5, 2019

City Council Approves Resolution Opposing State’s “Revenue Cap” Proposal

Irving, Texas, City Hall

During the April 4 Irving City Council meeting, Mayor Rick Stopfer along with Council approved a resolution that opposes the Texas state legislature’s “revenue cap” proposal—House Bill 2 and Senate Bill 2.

If passed by the state legislature, the bills woul...

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City of Irving News
Posted on: April 15, 2019

Early Voting Runs April 22-30

Irving, Texas, City Hall

Early voting for the election will begin April 22 through April 30. Any registered voter can vote during early voting at any polling location in Dallas County. Visit for entire list.

Early Voting Hours

  • April 22-26: 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. &am...
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City of Irving News
Posted on: April 9, 2019

Residents Invited to Provide Feedback on Community Needs

Mother and daughters smiling, stand in front of garage doors.

The City of Irving's Planning and Community Development Department is seeking input from residents on housing, community services, homelessness, fair housing situations and other community needs through an online survey and two public hearings.

Community S...

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Posted on: April 14, 2019

Free Mustang Mulch During April

Mustang Mulch

In celebration of Earth Day, Solid Waste Services is offering free mulch to Irving residents during the month of April. Mulch will be available at the Hunter Ferrell Landfill Scalehouse and Administration Complex, 110 E. Hunter Ferrell Road, during the fo...

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City of Irving News
Posted on: April 1, 2019

Irving City Council Election Candidates


City Council district places 1, 2 and 7 are up for election, and voters also will have the opportunity to vote For or Against a proposition measure for “The legal sale of all alcoholic beverages for off-premise consumption only.” Registered voters will ca...

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City of Irving News
Posted on: April 10, 2019

Residents Urged to Fight the Bite with the Four Ds


The City of Irving takes mosquito control very seriously. Trapping continues across the city’s 57 trap and spray locations. In the case any traps test positive, Irving’s vector control technicians will spray at night.

The city&rsquo...

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City of Irving News
Posted on: April 3, 2019

NEA Big Read Opens the Conversation on Aging

Roz Chast Newsflash

Irving Public Library and Friends organization present the 2019 National Endowment for the Arts (NEA) Big Read, a citywide celebration of literature, from April 9 to May 18. The selected work is “Can’t We Talk About Something More Plea...

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Posted on: April 7, 2019

Commercial Growth, Good for Irving

New home in a housing development, with Las Colinas in the background.

Corporations, national and international, are attracted to Irving. In fact, last month, Texas won a national award for its ability to land significant new corporate development.

“Businesses like doing business in Irving,” said Mayor Ric...

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City of Irving News
Posted on: March 27, 2019

Time-of-Day Influences Water Conservation

Hand holding hose with shut-off nozzle in use.

To promote good water use habits, minimize water waste and preserve Irving’s water supply, the city enforces time-of-day irrigation restrictions. These limits make it a violation of city ordinance to water between 10 a.m. and 6 p.m. from April 1 through O...

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City of Irving News
Posted on: March 28, 2019

Art Rocks This Summer at Irving Arts Center

Children playing guitars at Irving Arts Center's summer art camp.

Registration is open for the Irving Arts Center's 2019 Art Rocks! camps, which will run weekly from June 3-Aug. 9. 

For more than 25 years, Irving Arts Center’s summer art program has provided opportunities for kids to experience a wide ...

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City of Irving News