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Posted on: September 30, 2021

Irving Ranked 7th Best Texas City

Women wearing orange jacket walking her husky on the concrete path at Centennial Park

Using a number of factors such as the local job market, real estate prices and affordability, ranked Irving the 7th best place to live in Texas.

Fort Worth took the top spot. Plano (2) and Frisco (4) were among the other North Texas cities nam...

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Economic Development News
Posted on: September 16, 2021

Irving Ranked #2 Most Culturally Diverse City in U.S.

Bollywood Dancers, Arpana Dance Comapny, Irvine, CA, June 2010. Photo: John Merrelll

The Dallas Morning News reports the City of Irving is the second most culturally diverse city in the country. The report cites a study from personal finance website Finder. Factors of cultural diversity included sex, race, ethnicity, age, language, place ...

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Economic Development News
Posted on: September 1, 2021

Update: Williams Square Plaza Reconstruction

Architectural rendering of the final aerial view of Williams Square Plaza with greenspaces.

Work continues on Williams Square Plaza, 5205 N. O'Connor Blvd. The city is investing $7.8 million to improve the plaza, adding visitor-friendly greenspace and upgrading the infrastructure supporting the iconic mustang sculpture.

On Aug. 19, 2021,...

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Economic Development News
Posted on: July 14, 2021

Irving Recognized with 2021 Silver What Works Cities Certification

Irving, Texas: 2021 Silver What Works Cities Certification

The City of Irving is one of three cities in Texas that has been awarded the 2021 What Works Cities Certification, which is the national standard of excellence in data-driven city governance. What Works Cities Certification evaluates how well cities are m...

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Economic Development News
Posted on: October 28, 2020

Neighborly Announces Plans to Open Second Headquarters in Irving

Las Colinas Flower Clock, in Irving, Texas.

Neighborly, the world's largest franchisor of home service brands, today announced plans to open a second headquarters office in Irving, Texas.

The new office, which is slated to open in April 2021, will occupy 34,000 square-feet of the 500 E. Joh...

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Posted on: October 1, 2021

City Hall Building Repairs Continue

City Hall, Irving, Texas

In preparation of painting City Hall, 825 W. Irving Blvd., and the adjacent parking garage, repairs to the exterior walls of each building continue. The parking garage repairs and painting does affect available parking, as some spaces are blocked off to f...

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City of Irving News