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Apartment Builders Buy High-Profile Las Colinas Building Site

Apartment builder JPI has purchased another development site in Las Colinas’ booming Urban Center. JPI bought more than 5 acres on the south side of Northwest Highway along the DART commuter rail line. The vacant tract is east of the Irving Convention Center and near where Irving is building its new convention hotel and the rail station…. Keep Reading »

City of Irving Revenue Opportunities

The following revenue opportunities are available from the City of Irving:  128D-17F Consultant Services for Extension of Tax Increment Reinvestment Zone No. 1 (TIF #1) and 116M-17F Twin Wells Golf Course Turf Irrigation Project.  For more information on either of these projects, please go to, or call the City’s Purchasing Department at  972-721-2631.

Irving ISD Teen Job Fair to be held April 27

The summer is fast approaching and Irving Independent School District wants to connect you with our students for employment opportunities! The 2nd Annual Irving ISD Teen Job Fair which will be held on Thursday, April 27, 2017, from 4:30 ‘til 7:30 pm, at the Irving ISD Administration Building. This is an opportunity for the business… Keep Reading »

North Lake College Wins Third NJCAA Division III Hoops Title

The Irving-based North Lake College men’s basketball team won the NJCAA Division III championship, defeating Elgin (Ill.) 66-56 in Rochester, Minn. NLC will host a celebration at 2 p.m. Thursday at the Central Campus. This is the third national championship for coach Tim McGraw and NLC. Presented by Sports Day – March 2017

New Transparency Tool Provides One-Stop Viewing of City Budget

The City of Irving’s Finance Department recently launched a new tool designed to provide financial transparency to residents and other members of the public. The current fiscal year budget is available online and features an online graphic display of budgeted revenues and expenditures by the city. As the budget is adopted each year, the online… Keep Reading »

Irving Fifth Hardest-Working City

For many of us, hard work remains the path to achieving the American Dream. We work so hard, in fact, that we put in more hours at our jobs than several other industrialized countries such as Germany, Japan and the U.K. But some U.S. cities represent the strong work ethic that helped to build the world’s biggest… Keep Reading »

Join in the Holiday Tree Lighting Dec. 8

Join in the festivities with Irving Parks and Recreation Department as the city holiday tree is lit at 6 p.m., Dec. 8. After, stop by the free holiday lights displays at Centennial and Heritage parks, which will open to the public immediately following the tree lighting. The Centennial Park holiday lights display will be open… Keep Reading »

Irving businesses recognized in the Dallas 100

  The Caruth Institute for Entrepreneurship at Southern Methodist University’s Cox School of Business has recognized the 100 fastest-growing private companies in North Texas in the 26th year of the Dallas 100.  To qualify for the Dallas 100, companies must meet a number of criteria based on their location, sales history, legal status, credit report… Keep Reading »

Las Colinas Federal Credit Union announces selection of new CEO

Kevin Scott has been named as Las Colinas Federal Credit Union’s new CEO effective Monday, Aug. 22, 2016. The executive search was conducted by Credit Union Resources for the $70 million dollar credit union. Scott was previously the chief operations officer at Institution Solutions LLC in Richardson, Texas, and responsible for executive leadership and management… Keep Reading »

Atmos Energy Reminder: Call Before You Dig

Did you know that, before you dig, it is required by law to call 811 to have all buried utility lines located and marked? Atmos Energy wants to thank homeowners and excavators alike for observing the law and keeping our communities safe by always calling 811 before digging. Since 2008, Atmos Energy has seen a… Keep Reading »