Irving helps residents avoid West Nile

Presented by: neighborsgo Irving is continuing its tradition of educating residents about ways to protect themselves from the West Nile Virus. For the second year, city officials offer a full week of outreach and education about the West Nile Virus and other mosquito-borne illnesses during its second Irving Fights the Bite Week, which ends Friday…. Keep Reading »

Kroger invests $3.5 million to enhance West Grauwyler store in Irving

BY Greater Irving-Las Colinas Chamber of Commerce In 2014, Kroger is investing significant capital to remodel two existing stores in the community, including the location at 2201 West Grauwyler Rd. in South Irving. During the four-month renovation, the store will undergo a head-to-toe transformation. A focus includes increasing the selection of grocery products, and natural and… Keep Reading »

TxDOT announces project on State Highway 161 in Irving

Presented by: neighborsgo In a regional effort to relieve congestion on State Highway 161 between Conflans Road and State Highway 114, a construction project is kicking off this week that will increase capacity by converting the shoulders to interim “peak hour” lanes (one in each direction) on the 6.3 mile section of roadway. Construction will… Keep Reading »

Heat Safety Tips

Presented by: City of Irving The Texas Department of State Health Services is reminding residents to stay safe in the season of extreme heat. Residents are advised to take proactive measures to defend against heat-related sickness. Hot weather is part of life in Texas. Prolonged or intense heat stress can be fatal to anyone; however,… Keep Reading »

Irving named third-best city to start a career

Presented by: WalletHub Thousands of young Americans are hitting the bricks and looking for work after finishing college this spring, and here’s a look at five cities they should focus their job searches on. “It’s important for young people to realize that there’s a big, big difference between some of the best and worst cities… Keep Reading »

Irving’s Annual Independence Day Fireworks Show Moving Location

Presented by: City of Irving Excitement is building for the City of Irving’s Independence Day Fireworks Show, recently ranked as the eighth best in the nation, and the only Texas city in the top 10, by personal Finance website WalletHub. As residents begin making plans to attend the celebration, the city wants to remind attendees… Keep Reading »

City of Irving Revenue Opportunities

The City of Irving has the following revenue opportunities: 152D-14F Public Relations/Media Agency Representation for Irving Convention & Visitors Bureau 151D-14F Advertising Agency Representation for Irving Convention & Visitors Bureau 147D-14F Lake Carolyn Parkway Connector 3B103-14AM  Floor Resurfacing 155D-14 Badge Holders for Irving Convention & Visitors Bureau 149D-14 Imprinted Pens for Irving Convention & Visitors… Keep Reading »

Irving Chamber recognized for media and communciations excellence at 2014 TCCE Annual Conference

BY Greater Irving-Las Colinas Chamber of Commerce Local chambers from across the state of Texas convened June 23, 2014 for the TCCE Annual Excellence Awards. The awards honor organizations for exceptional efforts in marketing, communications and media outreach. Awards are judged in seven separate categories: Social Media Marketing and Communications, Brochures, Chamber Map,  Magazine or Community Guide, Print /Electronic… Keep Reading »

Texas Wild releases 2014 home schedule with discounted rates and City of Irving Night

BY Greater Irving-Las Colinas Chamber of Commerce Irving’s world-class professional tennis team, Texas Wild, has released it’s 2014 home schedule with promotional discounted rates for games, including a City of Irving Night. Texas Wild matches begin July 8 and will end July 20. All matches begin at 7:30 p.m. and gates open at 6 p.m. Texas Wild home… Keep Reading »

City of Irving Revenue Opportunities

The City of Irving has the following revenue opportunities available: 144D-14F Request for Qualifications Professional Services for Advanced Traffic Management System (ATMS) Communication Master Plan 145D-14F Auto Body Repairs 3B100-14AM, Pump Replacement For more information, go to http://www.ci.irving.tx.us/Purchasing/Purchasing-Solicitations.asp, or call the Purchasing Department at 972-721-2727.