City of Irving revenue opportunities

The following revenue opportunities are available from the City of Irving: 056D-16F – Sterling, Gloucester, Ridgewood & Lawson Water and Wastewater Improvements 059M-16F Electrical Services for Water Utilities 026M-16F Royal Ridge 1.0 MG Elevated Storage Tank 058D-16F Information Technology Assessment & Strategic Plan Development 062D-16F Regal Ridge Pkwy, Recognition Point Dr, Irving Heights Dr &… Keep Reading »

Irving-based Exxon Mobil Corp. makes global innovators list

Thomson Reuters has released its annual Top 100 Global Innovators study, and two Texas companies have made the list. Irving-based Exxon Mobil Corp. (NYSE: XOM) has made the top 100 for the fourth year in a row, while Freescale Semiconductor Inc., headquartered in Austin, has been honored for the third time. The study analyzes patent… Keep Reading »

Irving-based developer gets $28M to build new hotel in Amarillo

Irving-based hotel developer NewcrestImage has landed more than $28 million in financing to develop a 225-room, full-service Embassy Suites hotel, which will help anchor a larger redevelopment project in Amarillo. HFF secured the $28.17 million in financing on behalf of NewcrestImage through Fort Worth-based Southwest Bank. The new 200,000-square-foot Hilton-branded hotel is part of the… Keep Reading »

City announces Imagine Irving Updates

  In the latest City Spectrum, Irving thanks everyone who participated in the Vision Survey and reports that the results will be available online soon. The city also announces that the Imagine Irving team has been working with property owners to develop a plan for the former stadium site. This 1,000-acre site, at the crossroads… Keep Reading »

Four Seasons presents holiday wine experience

  The Cafe on the Green’s James Tidwell, a master sommelier and certified wine educator, will share wines that pair well with holiday dishes at a Holiday Wine Experience from 7 to 9 p.m. Dec. 10. The restaurant’s chef de cuisine Jonathan Rivera will prepare the food. Guests must be 21 or older. The cost… Keep Reading »

Irving mayor one of three mayors to speak at National Center for Policy Analysis luncheon

Three Texas mayors will share their thoughts on the rewards and challenges of leading fast-growing, diverse cities, while building their own businesses and engaging in their communities, at a National Center for Policy Analysis luncheon. The mayors are Beth Van Duyne of Irving, Betsy Price of Fort Worth and Nelda Martinez of Corpus Christi. The… Keep Reading »

Irving Parkland Center offers flu shots

With the arrival of flu season, Parkland Hospital is making it easy for residents to get vaccinated without an appointment. Walk-in hours are from 8 a.m. to 12 p.m Saturday Dec. 5 at Irving Health Center, 1800 N. Britain Road. Shots cost $20 for adults. Children can qualify for no cost flu vaccines through the… Keep Reading »

Countdown to Christmas begins

Parade, tree lighting, chili cook-off and more family fun awaits as the city begins the countdown to Christmas with the Dec. 5 Holiday Extravaganza.   Holiday Parade Expect to see drummers drumming, pipers piping, lords a-leaping, ladies dancing and much more as Irving’s Parks and Recreation Department brings the theme, “The Twelve Days of Christmas,”… Keep Reading »

Heritage House and Mary’s Playhouse tours

The Heritage House will be decorated and open for tours on Sunday, December 6, from 3pm-5pm. Docent led tours will be given at 3 p.m. and 4 p.m. Located at 303 South O’Connor, the home was built in 1912 for the C.P. Schulze family. It was designated a Recorded Texas Historic Landmark in 1986. Admission… Keep Reading »

Deep Irving Market Day partners with Small Business Saturday on Nov. 28

Presented by Greater Irving-Las Colinas Chamber of Commerce   The Greater Irving-Las Colinas Chamber of Commerce invites you to shop small on Small Business Saturday – Nov. 28. This year, the Irving Chamber will help organize Small Business Saturday in conjunction with Deep Irving Market Day for a special day of shopping in Irving. Small Business Saturday… Keep Reading »