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Posted on: February 20, 2020

City Council Meeting Moved to Feb. 26

Irving City Hall at night.

The Irving City Council meeting scheduled for 7 p.m. Feb. 27 will now take place at 6 p.m. Feb. 26 (or immediately following Council Work Session) at City Hall, 825 W. Irving Blvd.

In addition, Council Work Session has been moved to 4 p.m. Feb. 26. All com...

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City of Irving News
Posted on: February 18, 2020

Early Primary Voting Runs Feb. 18-28; Primary Day is March 3

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Early voting for the March 3 primary election runs through Feb. 28. During early voting, any registered voter can vote at any polling location in Dallas County. 

Visit DallasCountyVotes.org for an interactive map of all Dallas County early and pri...

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Map of Early and March 3 Voting Locations City of Irving News
Posted on: February 10, 2020

Just Like Hats, One Size Does Not Fit All

Artist rendering of the Canova Palms senior housing development in Irving, Texas.

Single-family. Cottage. Compact. Mixed use. Condo. Townhouse. Apartment. Senior. Affordable. Workforce. Executive. With so many choices available, what is the best residential fit and mix for Irving? The city wants to meet its current housing needs, while...

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Posted on: February 12, 2020

Water Activities Available Year-round

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Irving’s Parks and Recreation provides year-round water fun options for the whole family.

Aquatic Fitness Programs

Water aerobics at the North Lake Natatorium, 5001 N. MacArthur Blvd. Classes are held from 7 to 8 p.m. on Tuesday and Thursday. The ...

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City of Irving News
Posted on: February 12, 2020

North Texas Teen Book Festival Returns March 6-7

Teens stand with an author at an Alamo Draft House event for NTTBF 2019.

Eager readers from across North Texas will descend on the Irving Convention Center at Las Colinas, 500 W. Las Colinas Blvd., for the sixth annual North Texas Teen Book Festival (NTTBF). The Irving-born festival has become one of the city’s premi...

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City of Irving News
Posted on: February 10, 2020

New IAM Exhibition Highlights Indian Contributions to America

Bollywood Dancers, Arpana Dance Comapny, Irvine, CA, June 2010. Photo: John Merrelll

On Feb. 16, a new traveling exhibit from the Smithsonian opens at the Irving Archives and Museum (IAM), 801 W. Irving Blvd., that explores the Indian American experience and the community’s political, professional and cultural contributions to A...

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City of Irving News
Posted on: February 4, 2020

North Campion Trail Closed Due to Flooding

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

The northern section of Campion Trail is closed due to flooding along the Elm Fork of the Trinity River. City of Irving staff continue to monitor parks and trails to ensure the safety of all users.

City staff may close any park or trail without notice to p...

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City of Irving News
Posted on: February 5, 2020

Register Now for FAC’s 5K, 1-Mile Run to Combat Child Abuse

Mother and daughter run in race filled with diverse group of participants.

The Irving Family Advocacy Center (FAC) works year-round to help prevent child abuse. The FAC provides counseling and other services – at no cost – for Irving residents ages 3 and older, as well as for all victims of crimes committed i...

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City of Irving News
Posted on: January 27, 2020

DART Rides Connects Irving Seniors, Special Needs Residents with Community

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DART Rides is a rider assistance program for registered Irving residents who are age 65 or over, or have certified special needs. It serves those living in the 75060, 75061, 75062, 75038 and 75039 ZIP codes.

The program operates during the same hours as DA...

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City of Irving News
Posted on: January 23, 2020

City Conducts Water Meter Infrastructure Project

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The City of Irving Water Utilities Department is conducting a water meter replacement and meter endpoint validation project for the water system. As part of this project, all existing water meters are examined to determine age, make and model, and conditi...

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City of Irving News
Posted on: January 24, 2020

Closure: Lake Carolyn Promenade, at Levy Event Plaza

Lake Carolyn Promenade, Las Colinas, Irving, Texas

The section of the Lake Carolyn Promenade at the new Levy Event Plaza will be closed Jan. 28 through Feb. 22 for utility work related to the plaza construction.

Residents are advised to stay clear of closed and barricaded areas.

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Posted on: January 20, 2020

Flu Season: It Isn’t Over Yet

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North Texas health authorities, including Dallas County Health and Human Services (DCHHS) and Irving Health Authority Keith Lepak, are encouraging all members of the community to get their influenza vaccine and help slow the spread of the flu. Early studi...

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City of Irving News
Posted on: January 15, 2020

5G Digital Towers Arrive in North Texas

Decorative sound buffering wall at Wingren Drive (2012).

Residents in the City of Irving may soon notice 5G poles in their neighborhoods. Digital network towers are going up across North Texas and the U.S. to help with an ever increasing demand for cellular and wireless technology.

For more information on the to...

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City of Irving News