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Posted on: December 6, 2019

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

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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 peak of the museum as it helps celebrate Irving’s...

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City of Irving News
Posted on: November 25, 2019

Arts Center Celebrates Holidays with Open House on Dec. 6

The Artrageous cast at a recent show.

Irving Arts Center’s Holiday Open House is a tradition like no other in Irving. For the past 27 years, Irving Arts Center has celebrated the holidays with free family fun, highlighted by the annual Holiday Open House celebration, which this year...

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Posted on: November 13, 2019

Holiday Parade, Tree Lighting Will Light Up the Night

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The City of Irving welcomes the season with the Holiday Parade and Tree Lighting, beginning at 5 p.m. Dec. 7 in the Heritage District. New this year: lights! Parade-goers can expect a lit-up procession of floats traveling through the historic Heritage Dis...

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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 the jewels of Irving’s...

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City of Irving News
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: November 25, 2019

City to Participate in Homeless Count in January

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The City of Irving will conduct a search and survey of the homeless population as part of the annual nationwide Point in Time (PIT) Count. City staff and volunteers will perform the Irving PIT Count starting at 8 p.m., Thursday, Jan. 23.

Volunteers are nee...

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City of Irving News
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

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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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