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Posted on: December 13, 2019

Remodeled Senter Park Rec Center Opens Dec. 16

Get ready for days filled with classes, sports and other fun activities! Senter Park Recreation Center, 901 Senter Road, has undergone a thorough remodeling and is ready to welcome back the community Dec. 16. Improvements to the weight room, offices and c...

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City of Irving News
Posted on: December 13, 2019

Prepare for Winter Weather

Older man and woman with dog get ready for car trip in cold weather.

Even though winter weather can be fun to play in, it also can cause vehicle accidents and hypothermia. The weight of snow and ice could potentially knock down power lines causing electrical outages for an extended period of time. The city offers residents...

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City of Irving News
Posted on: December 11, 2019

Residents Reminded of Theft Prevention During Holidays

Person wearing hoodie looks into car through side window.

With the shopping season in full swing, residents are reminded not to leave valuables in their vehicles - especially in plain sight.

Auto burglary cases can be very difficult to solve as there is usually very little physical evidence left behind. To reduce...

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Posted on: December 11, 2019

Adoptable Pets Looking for a "Home for the Holidays"

Man cuddles dog in front of Christmas tree.

The holidays can be a lonely time for many people, but a new pet can banish feelings of isolation and help improve a person’s health by reducing stress and encouraging socialization and exercise, according to the Centers for Disease Control and ...

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Posted on: November 20, 2019

Go ‘Blue’ for Irving’s Kids

Irving Fire worked with employees at Bar Louie in 2017 to bring the holidays to underprivileged kids

The Police and Fire Blue Christmas Food and Toy Drive returns for the holiday season with events starting Nov. 30 and running through December.

Those planning to donate items have two chances to drop them off at Walmart, 4100 W. Airport Freeway, on the fol...

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City of Irving News
Posted on: December 1, 2019

Bring Comfort and Joy to a Shelter Animal

Woman holds cat in front of Christmas tree.

This year, consider gifting comfort and joy to a shelter animal. During December, Irving Animal Services (IAS) will accept donations for its Comfort and Joy Drive at the Irving Animal Care Campus (IACC), 4140 Valley View Lane.

Items on every IAS pet’s wish...

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City of Irving News
Posted on: December 4, 2019

Light Up the Holidays at Centennial Park

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Irving’s Centennial Park at 444 W. Second St. is lit up for the holidays. This year’s display is open to the public from dusk to 10 p.m. Dec. 7-25, weather permitting. The free light display affords a leisurely stroll through one of th...

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City of Irving News
Posted on: December 6, 2019

Spark!Lab, Temporary Exhibition to Open at Irving Archives and Museum Dec. 19

Family barbeque circa 1950s. Photo Credit: Lakewood Plaza, outdoor living space. Long Beach, CA, 195

Construction on the Irving Archives and Museum is currently underway, but a soft opening for the Smithsonian Spark!Lab and a temporary exhibition is planned for Dec. 19.

Residents can view a sneak peek of the museum as it helps celebrate Irving’s...

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City of Irving News
Posted on: December 9, 2019

Volunteers Needed for 2020 Homeless Count

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Each year, Irving counts and surveys its homeless population as part of a nationwide event. The count’s success relies on help from volunteers. The City of Irving encourages residents and other individuals to volunteer their time by registering for the 20...

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Posted on: November 19, 2019

Protecting Wildlife at Jaycee Park

The pond and Delaware Creek running through Jaycee Park, Irving, Texas.

The City of Irving is committed to providing a safe and secure home to all residents, including the many species of wildlife that live in the parks and open spaces around the city.

A number of residents have contacted the City concerning the ducks and gees...

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City of Irving News
Posted on: November 20, 2019

Recycle Your Holiday Cooking Oil, Grease

The word "grease" written in congealed grease in a fry pan.

Irving Water Utilities is hosting an opportunity for residents to protect their homes and community from sewer backups and clogged pipes. 

The 2019 Holiday Grease Roundup will run 7 a.m. to 5 p.m., daily, Nov. 25 through Jan. 6, and residents can ...

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Posted on: November 7, 2019

Water Utilities Addresses High Bills

Fiscal Year 2019 Daily Water Usage

Resident satisfaction is top of mind for the City of Irving Water Utilities Department.

Recently, Irving residents may have noticed an increase in their water bill. This is due to the effects of a hot and dry summer that extended through September. Typical...

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