News Flash

Posted on: August 12, 2020

The City of Irving is Scouting Local Comedians

Neon sign of a hand holding a microphone, in front of a brick wall.

This year, Irving’s annual comedy event, Laughs by the Lake, is taking on a virtual look called Laughs by the Sofa. Instead of an in-person comedy show held on the shores of Lake Carolyn, the event will move online to be enjoyed from the comfort...

Read on...

City of Irving News
Posted on: August 13, 2020

Irving Library Launches Origami Cranes Community Art Project

crane NF

To celebrate International Peace Day on Sept. 21, the Irving Public Library and partners challenge Irving residents to create 1,000 origami cranes from Aug. 15-Sept. 15. 

Beginning Aug. 15, the community is invited to pick up packages of origami p...

Read on...

City of Irving News
Posted on: August 12, 2020

Mountain Creek Preserve Improvements

A repaved pathway in Mountain Creek Preserve, designed for walking and biking.

Visitors to Irving’s Mountain Creek Preserve now have smoother roads to access the park. This resurfacing project is the latest in a series of improvements.

Watch to learn more about what’s new, what’s ahead, and some of the m...

Read on...

City of Irving News
Posted on: August 7, 2020

Irving Offers Childcare Providers Business Assistance During Disaster

An play area in an early childhood provider's facility.

Beginning Aug. 7, eligible licensed early childhood centers and homes within Irving that have been impacted financially by COVID-19 can receive micro-grants up to $5,000. The application period runs through Nov. 30, 2020, or until funds are exhausted. Dow...

Read on...

View the Flier City of Irving News
Posted on: August 12, 2020

Laughs by the Sofa Brings Comedy to Irving Homes Aug. 28

Laughs by the Sofa logo

The ever-famous Laughs by the Lake, an annual comedy series hosted by the Irving Parks and Recreation Department, will not be held by Lake Carolyn this year due to COVID-19. Instead, the uproariously funny “Laughs” is going virtual.

Tha...

Read on...

Reserve your FREE tickets! City of Irving News
Posted on: August 3, 2020

Volunteers Needed for City Boards, Commissions

Irving City Council chambers.

Interested in serving on a board, committee or a commission? Visit CityofIrving.org/Board-Application to submit an application online or pick up a hard copy from the first floor reception desk at City Hall, 825 W. Irving Blvd. Board members must be qualif...

Read on...

City of Irving News
Posted on: July 31, 2020

Adopt a Lovable Companion During Clear the Shelters

GirlWhisperingtoDog

Adopt a four-legged bundle of joy during this year’s Clear the Shelters event. Since 2015, more than 411,000 pets have been adopted through Clear the Shelters. Let’s make this another big year!

Due to the current COVID-19 pandemic, the ...

Read on...

View Adoptable Pets City of Irving News
Posted on: August 11, 2020

Atmos Energy Celebrates 811 Day by Reminding Residents to Always Call 811 Before Digging

Atmos Energy: Call 811 Before Digging

National Safe Digging Day is celebrated every Aug. 11, and Atmos Energy hopes that the 8/11 date will serve as an instinctive reminder for everyone to call 811 before starting any digging project. Many people are spending more time at home these days, and...

Read on...

City of Irving News
Posted on: August 5, 2020

Residents Chart Future Work for City Hall

2020 Resident Survey Report logo

The 2020 Resident Survey’s results were presented to the Irving City Council on July 30 during the recent Budget and Strategic Planning meeting. First conducted in 1999, City Council members and staff have used the responses of this important sa...

Read on...

City of Irving News
Posted on: July 29, 2020

City of Irving Offers Housing, Utility Assistance for Residents

Row of houses on a street

Through funds from Dallas County under the Coronavirus Relief and Economic Security (CARES) Act, the City of Irving is now offering emergency rental, mortgage and utilities assistance for eligible residents through its Housing and Utility Assistance Progr...

Read on...

City of Irving News
Posted on: July 31, 2020

Wells Fargo to Hold Irving Food Bank Distributions Through September

Side of a North Texas Food Bank truck.

Wells Fargo has teamed up with Feeding America with a goal to provide 50 million meals nationwide to help feed seniors, children, adults and families. The organization has set food bank distribution days with the North Texas Food Bank for food bank distri...

Read on...

Visit the NTFB website for more resources City of Irving News
Posted on: July 30, 2020

Calling All Sleuths: Let’s Play Clue with the City of Irving!

Irving Parks and Rec Virtual Clue Game logo

Colonel Mustard? Was it a candlestick or a wrench? The game of Clue was first manufactured in 1943 in England, and the murder mystery board game remains popular today.

Join the City of Irving’s Parks and Recreation Department for an interactive C...

Read on...

City of Irving News
Posted on: July 17, 2020

Public Access Closed to City Hall

Irving, Texas, City Hall

Due to an increase in COVID-19 cases and to protect the health and safety of employees and visitors, Irving City Hall, 825 W. Irving Blvd., is closed to the public until further notice, except for posted public meetings. 

Utility bill payments and...

Read on...

City of Irving News
Posted on: July 20, 2020

Irving Recognized for Building Codes, Ordinances

City Manager Chris Hillman with Irving BOAT recipients.

Since 1962, the Building Officials Association of Texas (BOAT) has been dedicated to raising standards for the administration and enforcement of building codes and ordinances. Each year, BOAT recognizes and awards recipients in various categories. Irving ...

Read on...

City of Irving News
Posted on: July 23, 2020

Animal Services Modifies Hours of Operation

Irving Animal Care Campus - 4140 Valley View Lane Irving, TX 75038

Irving Animal Services will be modifying the business hours of the Irving Animal Care Campus (IACC), located at 4140 Valley View Lane, beginning Tuesday, July 28. Operating hours will be 12 p.m. to 6 p.m., Tuesday through Saturday. The IACC is closed on S...

Read on...

City of Irving News
Posted on: March 20, 2020

Pay Utility Bills from Home

Water Utilities Website on a Laptop

There are a number of ways residents can pay their utility bills, either by mail, phone or satellite centers. But the easiest and most convenient way is online.

The City of Irving’s Utility Payment website accepts Discover, MasterCard and Visa de...

Read on...

City of Irving News