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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...

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Economic Development News
Posted on: January 1, 2022

Irving’s 2020 Census Results Show Growth in Diversity

Three African American teenage girls smile for the camera.

Based on the latest census data, the population in Irving continues to reflect a broad spectrum of nationalities. For many years, the 75038 ZIP code has been heralded as one of the most diverse neighborhoods in the nation. Today, the latest results show f...

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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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