News Flash

Posted on: January 9, 2023

Profile Emerges of Irving’s Small Businesses

Open sign at coffee cafe.

The city’s Office of Economic Development recently updated the Irving City Council on its Small Business Initiative and reported on the results of last year’s survey of small businesses. Armed with new information, Economic Development...

Read on...

Irving Economic Development News
Posted on: January 3, 2023

City of Irving: Future in Focus

Future in Focus logo

This past year, the City Manager adopted a new organizational strategic plan framework called Future in Focus. Built on five pillars and several goals, the 2022 Year-in-Review is based on the new Future in Focus organizational strategy.

Read on...

Irving Economic Development News
Posted on: October 18, 2022

Wells Fargo to Build New Campus at Las Colinas Urban Center

Architectural rending of proposed new Wells Fargo office buildings.

Wells Fargo is building a new state-of-the-art campus emphasizing employee wellness in Irving's Las Colinas. The majority of employees based in the Dallas area will relocate to the new offices by the end of 2025 when the campus is expected to off...

Read on...

Irving Economic Development News
Posted on: July 11, 2022

Revitalizing Irving Heritage District with Enhancement Incentive Programs

Shops in Irving's Heritage District.

The City of Irving has a vision for the Heritage District to become a destination for visitors seeking unique restaurants, retail options, art and culture. To enhance the area, property and business owners can apply for the city’s Enhancement Incentive Pr...

Read on...

Irving Economic Development News
Posted on: June 20, 2022

Irving Welcomes Caterpillar, Builders FirstSource Global Headquarters to Las Colinas

Las Colinas Flower Clock, in Irving, Texas.

The Irving Economic Development Partnership recently shared the announcement of two Fortune 500 global headquarters and a North American headquarters “win” for Irving.

Caterpillar announced its global corporate headquarters will move to...

Read on...

Irving Economic Development News
Posted on: June 6, 2022

Moody’s, S&P Global Affirm Top Ratings for City of Irving

A field of bluebonnets is highlighted by the Irving Convention Center in the background.

The City of Irving’s general obligation credit ratings were affirmed at “Aaa” by Moody’s Investors Service and “AAA” by S&P Global. Both ratings are the highest credit ratings possible and assure that the city can obtain the best interest rates availa...

Read on...

Irving Economic Development News
Posted on: June 1, 2022

Irving’s Toyota Music Factory Moves Under Brookfield Portfolio

Evening aerial photo of the Toyota Music Factory.

The City of Irving has a new partner to manage the Toyota Music Factory project located in Irving‘s entertainment center. On May 18, the Irving City Council approved the transfer of operations to a company under the umbrella of global property a...

Read on...

Irving Economic Development News
Posted on: March 1, 2022

Big Sports Events Ahead for Irving

Runners with their dogs hit the course at the Paws Colinas Run.

In this excerpt from ICTN's "City Source," find out about some of the big sports events coming to Irving in the months ahead.

Read on...

Irving Economic Development News
Posted on: February 23, 2022

Watch: City Thanks Small Businesses

Member of the Irving Economic Development Partnership with owner of Crystal Images Inc.

Teams of volunteers from the Irving-Las Colinas Chamber of Commerce and the Irving Economic Development Partnership set out across the city to thank small businesses as part of the Third Annual Small Business Blitz. 

Along with messages of gratitu...

Read on...

Irving Economic Development News
Posted on: January 27, 2022

City of Irving 2021 Year in Review

2021 Irving Year in Review document cover

City Council identified six strategic goals and 25 objectives that financially and operationally provide a roadmap for the community's desired direction and vision for the future. The city's strategic plan focuses on areas of greatest importance to Irving...

Read on...

Irving Economic Development News