Regarding property inspection, the Code Enforcement Multifamily Team conducted after-hours exterior lighting inspections at 75 multifamily properties throughout the city. The team issued 28 notices of violation and two citations. The Property Code Division also conducted exterior lighting inspections at commercial businesses along Story Road, Irving Boulevard, MacArthur Boulevard and Belt Line Road. After initial and follow-up inspections, 100 percent compliance was achieved.
Keep America Beautiful recently honored Keep Irving Beautiful (KIB), along with community partners,VHA Inc. and the Irving Family YMCA, for its commitment to creating cleaner, greener and more vibrant communities. KIB received the second place Affiliate Award in the 200,000-plus population category. This award acknowledges KIB’s outstanding efforts in three main focus areas: litter prevention, beautification and waste reduction/recycling. KIB competed against the largest cities in the country for this honor, which acknowledges the commitment of the organization and its volunteers to making Irving a better place to live, work and play.