Flip through the winter online edition of Inside Irvine. Find out how the community is responding to COVID-19; discover ways to support local businesses; and learn more about the City's latest accolades. Plus check out upcoming classes, activities & holiday events.
Community Services Department
As a result of the Silverado Fire, the Frank R. Bowerman Landfill, located in the City of Irvine and owned and operated by the County of Orange (OC Waste & Recycling) has experienced significant damage and has been closed since Monday, October 26. Read the WM update here.
The City of Irvine hosts a special modified ceremony to pay tribute to our nation’s troops — past and present — and honor local veterans, veterans groups, and military organizations. The Veterans Day ceremony is presented online for the community to view at their convenience.
Join the City of Irvine and the Irvine 2/11 Marine Adoption Committee in brightening the season for military families. The Annual Toy Drive benefits families of Irvine’s adopted 2/11 Marine Battalion. Donations can be dropped off now through December 14 at various City facilities.
Launched in 2019, the America Recycles Innovation Fair showcases recent advances in recycling technology, product development, and materials usage. This year, the event is being held in a fully virtual capacity starting at 6 a.m. on Monday, November 16.
Join the City of Irvine on Wednesday, November 11, at 11 a.m., for an online Veterans Day Ceremony to honor America’s veterans for their patriotism, love of country, and commitment to serve and sacrifice for the common good.
The fire family at Orange County Fire Authority is overwhelmed by the outpouring of support that people in the community are demonstrating for our two injured firefighters. They have received endless requests to help the injured men. Learn more with how you can help.
The City of Irvine is providing an update on the Regional Housing Needs Assessment (RHNA). RHNA is mandated by the State of California and is part of the process to update General Plan housing elements.
South Coast AQMD forecasts air quality for the Irvine and Orange County areas to be Moderate -to- Unhealthy for Sensitive Groups, on Monday, November 2. Additionally, Frank R. Bowerman Landfill remains closed until further notice due to infrastructure damage.