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Posted on: September 14, 2022

Interim Changes to Irving Solid Waste Services Effective Oct. 1

Irving Solid Waste Services truck with workers pick up refuse in a neighborhood.

Effective Oct. 1, Irving Solid Waste Services (SWS) collection schedule, guidelines and fees will be adjusted to continue providing residential trash, recycling, brush and bulky service while a permanent plan is developed.

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Posted on: September 8, 2022

Free Landfill Drop-Off for Residents

Truck at the weigh station at the Hunter Ferrell Landfill

Irving residents have free access to drop off limited items at the Hunter Ferrell Landfill, 110 E. Hunter Ferrell Road. To access the landfill for free, residents must provide identification (drivers license, state identification card, etc.) and an Irving...

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Posted on: July 21, 2022

Updated: Residents Reminded of City Water Restrictions

No Watering Monday, Thursday, Friday.

The City of Irving reminds residents of the ongoing water conservation plan, which calls for year-round efficient irrigation measures. These measures allow the city's water storage tanks to refill efficiently and quickly, providing consistent service for ...

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Posted on: March 9, 2022

Help Arlo Reduce Ozone-Forming Emissions

Arlo the Armadillo riding a bike.

Help Arlo and the Think Green … Be Green team reduce ozone-forming emissions from your home or when you take a trip. 

TIPS and Tricks 

  • Work from home, if possible
  • Conserve electricity 
  • Conserve water 
  • Bicycle or walk when yo...
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Posted on: May 1, 2022

Litterers Not Invited - Help Keep Irving Beautiful

Young girl wearing recycling T-shirt picking up litter and putting into trash bag.

As spring arrives in Irving, so have special events and outdoor activities. The City of Irving welcomes Irving residents, visitors, even four-legged friends (as long as they are leashed) to attend and take advantage of the city’s parks and outdoor spaces....

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Posted on: March 2, 2022

Meet Arlo! The ‘AirMadillo’ Who Helps Share Air Quality Information

Arlo Air North Texas Armadillo

Arlo is the Air North Texas mascot who helps share information related to air quality.

Anyone wanting a quick update on the Air Quality Index can just pay special attention to his shell. Green means the air quality is good, Yellow moderate and Red means fo...

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Posted on: January 15, 2021

City of Irving Recognized by EPA for Renewable Energy Efforts

Texas wind energy

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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