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Posted on: May 16, 2019

Bites, Rashes, Stings - Oh My!

Park bench in garden setting, with "Beware of Ticks" sign.

Join the Irving Think Green Be Green team for a discussion about common outdoor pests and hazards 6:30 p.m. May 23 at South Irving Library, 601 Schulze Dr.

Don't let the creepy crawlies keep you from enjoying the out-of-doors! Learn how to identify and how...

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Posted on: May 16, 2019

Turn Off the Sprinkler During Rainy Weather

Rainwater coming out of a downspout, watering a bed of yellow cornflowers.

The Irving Water Utilities Department reminds residents that with all the recent rain and the upcoming forecast, watering lawns is unnecessary, and residents should consider turning off sprinklers at least until the Memorial Day weekend. In fact, any week...

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Posted on: May 15, 2019

Learn How Compost Saves Money, Enriches Soil May 30

Hands holding compost.

The Irving Think Green Be Green team is hosting a two-hour composting workshop 6 p.m. May 30 at Valley Ranch Library, 401 Cimarron Trail. This free workshop will teach attendees how to make high-quality compost at home using materials most folks throw awa...

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