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Posted on: January 25, 2021

TRE Line Work Feb. 6 to Impact Irving Riders

On Saturday, Feb. 6, the Trinity Railway Express (TRE) will be making track improvements between Downtown Irving/Heritage Crossing and EBJ/Union stations. In addition, TxDOT is widening Medical District Drive from four to six lanes. As a result, DART will...

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City of Irving News
Posted on: January 19, 2021

Irving Teens and Tweens: Join in 'Irving's Got Talent' Auditions!

Irving's Got Talent 2017

We’re looking for Irving’s talented teens! Can you sing, dance, juggle or play an instrument? Do you have a group of friends that would like to perform together?

Students in grades 6-12 are invited to register to audition for Irving’s Got Talent, ...

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Posted on: January 15, 2021

City of Irving Recognized by EPA for Renewable Energy Efforts

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The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) recognized the City of Irving at the Jan. 14 City Council Work Session meeting for the city’s commitment to doubling the use of renewable energy to 100% by 2023. This announcement elevated Irving’s designation in ...

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City of Irving News
Posted on: January 22, 2021

NEA Big Read Happenings at Irving Public Library

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The NEA Big Read is a program of the National Endowment for the Arts in partnership with Arts Midwest.

Irving Public Library has been awarded of a grant of $10,000 to host the National Endowment for the Arts Big Read in Irving. Irving Public Library will p...

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City of Irving News
Posted on: January 11, 2021

Dallas County, City of Dallas Partner on First Mega COVID-19 Vaccination Site

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The City of Dallas and Dallas County have opened the first mega public COVID-19 vaccination site at Fair Park, 3809 Grand Ave., Dallas. Dallas County Health and Human Services (DCHHS) estimates up to 2,000 people will be vaccinated by appointment each day...

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Posted on: January 14, 2021

Free Counseling Services for Irving's Youth and Families

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The Irving Family Advocacy Center (FAC) offers free telehealth counseling services for victims of crime, domestic violence and families with high-risk juveniles in family, couple or individual therapy settings, as well as education classes. Group counseli...

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City of Irving News
Posted on: January 14, 2021

State Launches Interactive Vaccine Provider Locations Map

Texas Vaccine Provider Interactive Map

The Texas Division of Emergency Management and Texas Department of State Health Services (DSHS) have partnered to provide an interactive Texas vaccine provider availability and locations map. Residents can locate providers across the state, as well as in ...

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City of Irving News
Posted on: January 15, 2021

New 2020-Inspired Artwork Now on Display in Main Street Plaza in Downtown Irving

Artwork titled Shattered created by a college student is on display at Main Street Plaza

Three new works of art, inspired by the unprecedented year that was 2020, are now on display in Main Street Plaza in Irving’s Heritage Crossing. The plaza, an open-air space which features a curved walkway, café tables and lighting, is located at 127 S. M...

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City of Irving News
Posted on: January 13, 2021

Top Eight Ways to Stay Healthy with Irving Parks and Recreation in 2021

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Whether it’s playing a sport, taking a brisk walk or carving out time for self care, below are eight tips to help start the New Year off right.

1. Take a HIKE – Explore any of the 31.88 miles of trails the City of Irving has to offer. Some of the popular t...

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City of Irving News
Posted on: January 9, 2021

Governor Abbott, TDEM Establish COVID-19 Therapeutic Infusion Centers In Fort Worth, Irving

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Governor Greg Abbott announced today that the Texas Division of Emergency Management (TDEM) has established two new COVID-19 therapeutic infusion centers in Fort Worth and Irving. The infusion centers will begin accepting patients on Monday and have been ...

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City of Irving News
Posted on: December 31, 2020

Dallas County Continues COVID-19 Vaccine Allocation for Group 1A

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Dallas County continues to allocate COVID-19 vaccines for group 1A, which administers vaccines to healthcare workers and first responders, as well as residents and staff in long-term care facilities, according to the county's Dec. 31 press releas...

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City of Irving News
Posted on: December 28, 2020

Watch City Source: Best of 2020

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In this hour-long special edition of ICTN's "City Source," take a look back at some of the biggest and most memorable stories of 2020 in Irving:

  • See some of the ways community came together in response to COVID-19.
  • Witness some of the int...
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City of Irving News
Posted on: December 4, 2020

Dallas County Announces Mandatory Capacity Reductions

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As of Dec. 3, Dallas County and the greater Dallas-Fort Worth area, which is located in the Trauma Service Area E (TSA E), reached seven consecutive days where the percentage of COVID-19 confirmed patients in regional hospitals exceeded 15%. As a result o...

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