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Posted on: August 8, 2018

Energy Savings Tips

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Easy tips and fixes to save on energy.

Find and Fix Air Leaks – Check windows and doors for air leaks. On a windy day, turn off the air conditioner and all ceiling fans. Hold a thin tissue paper taped to a pencil lengthwise near gaps in windows, ...

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Posted on: August 8, 2018

Proper Grease and Oil Disposal

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The majority of sanitary sewer overflows are due to grease buildup from homes and apartments. Help prevent costly sewer overflows by following a few simple steps.

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  • Put oil and grease in collection containers; wipe oil and grease from kitchen utensils, eq...
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Posted on: August 16, 2018

Trash Bash Organizers Looking for Volunteers

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Volunteers are needed to help make Irving cleaner and greener from 9 a.m. to noon Sept. 29 during Keep Irving Beautiful’s (KIB) Annual Trash Bash.

KIB is enlisting the support of individuals, groups and business organizations to make this year&am...

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Posted on: June 22, 2018

Residents Reminded of Water Conservation Requirements

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The City of Irving reminds residents of the ongoing water conservation plan, which calls for year-round efficient irrigation measures. All residents and businesses are limited to irrigating only twice-per-week, according to scheduling for odd and even add...

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Posted on: June 20, 2018

How to Handle Ozone Action Days

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First, it’s best to understand what an Ozone Action Day is. North Texas falls within non-attainment for U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) air quality standards, but most days the region’s air quality remains within a good or m...

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