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Posted on: April 16, 2021

Irving Takes the Mayors' Monarch Pledge

2021 Mayors' Monarch Pledge - Creating a more pollinator friendly community for the monarch

Irving Mayor Rick Stopfer has renewed Irving’s pledge to help support monarch butterfly migration by signing the National Wildlife Federation’s Mayors’ Monarch Pledge. The City of Irving has joined hundreds of cities across the U.S. in creating a more pol...

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Posted on: April 5, 2021

Free Mustang Mulch During April

Mustang mulch, bagged, in front of a tree.

Solid Waste Services is offering free mulch to Irving residents during the month of April. Mulch will be available at the Hunter Ferrell Landfill Scalehouse and Administration Complex, 110 E. Hunter Ferrell Road, during the following times: 

  • 8 a.m...
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Posted on: March 29, 2021

Time-of-Day Water Conservation Begins April 1

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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. from April 1 through Oc...

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Posted on: February 24, 2021

Bee a Hero!

Bee gathers pollen from white flower.

According to a survey from the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s National Agricultural Statistics Service, honey bee colonies have decreased by almost half, from 5 million in the 1940s to 2.66 million today.

Here are a few ways that residents can help promo...

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Posted on: February 17, 2021

GPS System Ensures Longevity of City’s Landfill

City of Irving Hunter Ferrell Landfill Administration Building

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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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: January 22, 2021

E-Recycling Is a Win-Win for North Texas

Help Recycling Electronics

Did you know...?

  • Americans own approximately 24 devices per household, according to the Consumer Electronics Association.
  • U.S. landfills receive more than 2.4 million tons of electronic waste (e-waste) each year, according to the Environmental Protection Ag...
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