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Posted on: July 12, 2021

Delays Continue for Brush/Bulky Waste, Recycling Collections Through Summer

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The City of Irving Solid Waste Services Department is experiencing a staffing shortage that has impacted recycling, brush and bulky collection service. The city’s staffing issues correlate with a depleted workforce affecting markets across the United Stat...

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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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Posted on: May 19, 2021

Irving Groups Work to Restore Butterfly Garden

Interfaith Alliance of Irving Helps Restore Butterfly Garden

The recently established Interfaith Alliance of Irving worked with Friends of Irving Gardens to help restore the butterfly garden at Birds Fort Trail Park, 5756 Riverside Drive.

The activity was part of the Alliance’s observance of Earth Day and...

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Posted on: July 1, 2021

Time-of-Day Water Conservation Runs Through Oct. 31

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To promote good watering 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. through Oct. 31.

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Posted on: May 10, 2021

Save Water, Money with Summer Landscape Tips

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Outdoor water use can account for more than 50 percent of a home's monthly usage during the summer. Texas summers can definitely wreak havoc on a home’s landscape - and a homeowner's wallet.

High temperatures and lack of rainfall can stress plants and crea...

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Posted on: July 1, 2021

Irving’s 2020 Water Quality Report Available Online

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In accordance with Congress’ 1996 amendment to the Safe Drinking Water Act, all water utilities, including the City of Irving Water Utilities Department, must provide customers with an annual report on drinking water quality. Each year, the Texas Commissi...

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Posted on: June 14, 2021

Save Money and Water: Register for Online Utility Portal

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Irving utility billing customers are encouraged to sign up at MyIrvingBill.org. The portal allows customers to streamline the billing and payment process and provides access to several other features, such as:

  • Water consumption: View real-time data to moni...
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Posted on: February 17, 2021

GPS System Ensures Longevity of City’s Landfill

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The City of Irving buries nearly 200,000 tons of trash annually at the 140-acre solid waste disposal facility, Hunter Ferrell Landfill. In September, the Irving City Council took steps to safeguard the site’s longevity with the purchase of a $64,286 GPS s...

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