Posted on: March 24, 2017

Draft Changes to Chickens, Roosters Ordinance Available for Review

Two chickens in a back yard.

During the March 22 City Council Work Session, council members discussed the ordinance addressing the raising of chickens and roosters within the city limits. Council discussed revisions to the ordinance and directed staff to place the revised ordinance o...

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Posted on: March 24, 2017

Join in the Fun at the Citywide Egg Hunts

Citywide Egg Hunt

The Irving Parks and Recreation Department and Family ER+Urgent Care present the City of Irving annual egg hunt 9:30 to 11:30 a.m. April 8 at Heritage Park, 217 Main St. 

The city will hide more than 20,000 eggs filled with candy or toys for children ...

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View the Egg Hunt schedule
Posted on: March 23, 2017

Irving Aquatics Hiring Lifeguards for Summer Employment

Irving lifeguards stabilize a man on a board during training.

Interested in fun and flexible employment? The Parks and Recreation Department Aquatics division is looking for lifeguards for its summer pools and aquatic centers.

Help Wanted

The Parks and Recreation Department has open part-time positions for service-ori...

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Posted on: March 15, 2017

Community Invited to Provide Input for Luzon Park Improvements

Luzon Park, 2900 Luzon Rd, Irving, TX

The City of Irving is hosting a community input meeting 6 p.m. March 29 at the South Irving Library, 601 Schulze Drive, to discuss budgeted improvements to Luzon Park, 2900 Luzon Road. The presentation will be held in the first floor Program Room.

Presente...

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View Park Location in Google Maps
Posted on: March 20, 2017

New Transparency Tool Provides One-Stop Viewing of City Budget

Screen shot of the City of Irving's new budget transparency tool.

The City of Irving’s Finance Department recently launched a new tool designed to provide financial transparency to residents and other members of the public. The current fiscal year budget is available online at CityofIrving.org/EZBudget and feature...

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Posted on: March 12, 2017

Irving Special Events Seeking Artisan Vendors

Jewelry artisan vendor at Canal Fest.

Irving's Special Events team is looking for artisan vendors for upcoming events, including Canal Fest, Taste of Irving and the Irving Main Street Event. While the preferred application method is via the online form, paper applications are available in the...

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2017 Irving Special Event Vendor Application
Posted on: March 22, 2017

Irving Fire Department Adds Two Tractor-Drawn Aerial Trucks

Irving Fire Department Adds Two Tractor-Drawn Aerial Trucks

Irving’s rapid growth in commercial and residential properties means the Irving Fire Department is due for some upgrades too. Enter the Tractor-Drawn Aerial Truck.

The department recently added not one, but two new Pierce-manufactured, 100-foot ladder truc...

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Posted on: March 17, 2017

Activities, $5 Adoptions, Contests Planned for 2017 Pet Pawlooza

Irving's Pet Pawlooza (logo)

Irving’s Dog Park will be transformed into an amusement park for canines during Pet Pawlooza.

Pet Pawlooza will take place from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. April 1 at the Irving Animal Care Campus (IACC), 4140 Valley View Lane. Pet Pawlooza, which celebrates the sev...

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See Animals Available for Adoption
Posted on: March 21, 2017

Visit Historic Downtown Irving for Vintage Trail Market Day on April 1

Irving Vintage Trail Market Day

Vintage Trail Market Day, hosted by Irving Vintage Trail shops, will be held from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. April 1 at the corner of Main Street and Irving Boulevard in historic Downtown Irving. 

The market will offer one-of-a-kind products such as original a...

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Posted on: March 19, 2017

Watch: New Playground Opens at Senter Park

New equipment installed at Senter Park's playground - March 2017 - Irving TX

Irving's Senter Park has a new playground full of fun and colorful features. Watch to learn more about the improvements, paid for with Community Development Block Grant funds.

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Posted on: March 20, 2017

Irving’s Teen Court System Helps Youth Manage Citations, Learn Justice System

Teen volunteers prepare cases for court night.

Since 1992, the City of Irving Teen Court program has allowed young offenders an opportunity to give back to the Irving community by making restitution for their municipal court offenses.

Through service opportunities, educational classes, and jury service...

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Posted on: March 14, 2017

Live Oak Road Bridge at Delaware Creek Reopens

Live Oak Road Bridge, at Delaware Creek, post-construction - Irving, TX

After a 13-month project, the Live Oak Road crossing at Delaware Creek has reopened with a new bridge and infrastructure improvements. Work also included reconstruction of the drainage channel to deepen it with vertical walls, as well as the installation ...

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Posted on: March 19, 2017

Disability Parking Regulations

Disability Parking Sign

The Irving Police Department reminds motorists of parking regulations regarding designated disability parking spaces. The parking spaces may be designated with a sign or marking on the pavement. The regulation includes an area in front of an inclined ramp...

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Posted on: March 12, 2017

Residents Encouraged to Register for iALERT

Residents Encouraged to Register for iALERT

The city’s iALERT notification system provides residents with critical information during emergencies or critical situations. It allows public safety officials to notify some or all of the city’s population about gas leaks, boil water notices, power outag...

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Register for iAlert
Posted on: March 13, 2017

View Heritage Park Redevelopment Proposal Concept

Artist's concept of redesigned Heritage Park, Irving, Texas.

Irving looks to the past while embracing the future for new generations. 

Heritage Park celebrated its 30th birthday in July 2016, and now the City of Irving Capital Improvement Program (CIP) and the Parks and Recreation departments are looking to bre...

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View the Artist Drawings of the Proposed Park
Posted on: February 3, 2017

Welcome Home to Irving, Texas

Family in front of home - Welcome Home to Irving, TX

Irving is a city with a rich heritage, a city with passion and purpose, and a future of unbridled potential. 

Welcome home to Irving, Texas.

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Posted on: November 28, 2016

City of Irving Offers Sanitation Service Discount

City of Irving sanitation worker on truck picks up trash.

The City of Irving provides 20 percent discount on single family residential sanitation service for senior citizens (65 years of age and older) and residents who collect Social Security disability.

A senior citizen must provide the following:

  • Birth date.
  • Dri...
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