O’Connor Boulevard, at SH 114

Presented by City of Irving SouthGate Constructors will be closing O’Connor Boulevard under SH 114 May 8 through 14 for initial bridge removal work for the Midtown Express Project: Dates and Times: 9 p.m. May 8 to 5 p.m. May 9. Full closure. All lanes of north and southbound O’Connor Blvd. will be closed under… Keep Reading »

Texas House GOP Caucus endorses sales tax cuts

Presented by The Texas Tribune Almost all of the Republicans in the Texas House — 90 of 98 — endorsed cuts in state sales taxes over cuts in local property taxes in a letter unveiled Saturday, days before the House is set to vote on tax cut legislation. Their stance is based on experience, they wrote:… Keep Reading »

Midtown Express to hold open house May 7

Presented by City of Irving As construction on the $847 million Midtown Express begins, SouthGate Constructors will be hosting its first open house 4 to 8 p.m., Thursday, May 7 at Christ Church, 1750 E. Airport Freeway.  Do you know when construction starts and how it will impact you? If not, then you need to… Keep Reading »

Irving commercial real estate transactions

The Dallas Morning News real estate editor Steve Brown compiles this list. Sales A private investor has purchased Woodwind Condominiums, a 52-unit apartment property at 3947 Pleasant Run Road in Irving. Al Silva at Marcus & Millichap brokered the sale. Leases HealthSmart Holdings Inc. has leased a 21,331-square-foot space at Gateway West at 2901 Gateway… Keep Reading »

National Small Business Week: May 4-8

Presented by National Small Business Week May 4  – 8 is National Small Business Week.  Every year since 1963, the President of the United States has issued a proclamation announcing National Small Business Week, which recognizes the critical contributions of America’s entrepreneurs and small business owners.   More than half of Americans either own or work… Keep Reading »

Revenue opportunities from the City of Irving

Presented by City of Irving The following revenue opportunities are available from the City of Irving:  3B063-15AM, Video Equipment 135M-15F Janitorial Supplies 130M-15F Purchase and Support Service of Body Worn Cameras 151D-15F  Scotland, Highland, Holland & Newton Circle Water and Wastewater Improvements For additional information on these opportunities, please visit http://cityofirving.org/bids.aspx, or call Purchasing at… Keep Reading »

Taste of Irving returns, bringing food, fun and music

Presented by City of Irving Back for a second year, the Taste of Irving is a free, outdoor festival featuring family-friendly activities and food from a variety of Irving restaurants. Taking place on Saturday, May 16, from noon to 6 p.m., attendees will enjoy live music on the Valley Ranch Association Main Stage, a free… Keep Reading »

AT&T is hiring in Texas

Presented by AT&T AT&T is hiring Premises Technicians in Texas. Available Work Locations: Austin Dallas Fort Worth San Antonio To apply or learn about possible opportunities, visit: www.att.jobs Submit your referrals today at www.att.jobs/referral or have them apply directly by Clicking Here. AT&T is one of world’s largest communications companies. AT&T is bringing it all together – helping… Keep Reading »

Irving Heritage House tours on May 3, free admission

Presented by Irving Heritage Society One of the oldest homes in Irving will be open for public tours on May 3, Sunday, from 3pm to 5pm. It was built in 1912 by C. P. Schulze, brother of one of the co-founders of Irving, J. O. Schulze. The Irving Heritage House is located at 303 South… Keep Reading »

Austin Middle School students lobby at the State Capitol

Presented by Irving ISD Sugey Mar and Valerie Vazquez proposed bills during the Texas Youth and Government State Conference at the State Capitol February 27 through March 1. In addition, Mar was recognized with the Distinguished Delegate Award for being an outstanding leader and role model for her community.  She was selected based on her… Keep Reading »