Cool the Climate – Compost!

OC Waste & Recycling (OCWR) will be participating in International Compost Awareness Week (ICAW) from May 5-11, 2019. The focus of ICAW is to educate the public about the important benefits of recycling organic waste into compost. Environmental Programs

May is Bike Month

May is National Bike Month! Irvine has one of the nation’s most interconnected and well-maintained bicycle systems with 362.8 miles of on-street and off-street bikeways to encourage the use of bicycles as a safe and convenient means of transportation for both commuting and recreational purposes. Environmental Programs

Irvine Police Arrest Man Suspected in Attempted Residential Burglary 04/22/2019

The Irvine Police Department has arrested a suspect in a series of attempted residential burglaries that occurred Saturday night and Sunday morning in Irvine. Jamon Rayon Buggs (age 44 - DOB 8/13/74), of Huntington Beach, is also...

City of Irvine Releases New Texting Feature to Schedule Inspections 04/25/2019

As part of an ongoing effort to enhance customer service, the City of Irvine recently launched a new text messaging option to help residents and contractors easily schedule inspections and obtain permit results from the office of Building and Safety.

Irvine Police Department to Participate in National Prescription Drug Take Back Day 04/22/2019

The Irvine Police Department (IPD) will be participating in the U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration’s National Prescription Drug Take Back Day on Saturday, April 27 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. 

Applications for Vacant Irvine City Council Seat

City Council applicants moving to the interview stage were contacted, in random order by the City Clerk, on May 8, 2019 to select their preferred interview time. Interviews were conducted at a special meeting on Tuesday, May 14. Read more for schedule, applications, and additional details.

Orange County Great Park Hosts Outdoor Movie Night on April 19 04/11/2019

In conjunction with the Orange County Great Park’s The Art of Competition exhibition and the countywide arts festival Imagination Celebration, the City of Irvine invites you to join us for a movie night on Friday, April 19, in...

City of Irvine Approves Deal to Remain with Orange County Fire Authority 04/09/2019

At its meeting Tuesday, the Irvine City Council agreed to a proposed settlement with the Orange County Fire Authority (OCFA) that will keep the City with the fire authority through 2030. 

Join Irvine’s 1 Million Hour Challenge 04/04/2019

The City of Irvine is proud to officially proclaim April 7–13 as National Volunteer Week. In honor of this nationwide effort, we are kicking off a 1 Million Hour Challenge, in which residents are encouraged to volunteer 1 million hours of their time to causes close to their hearts. 

Celebrate Earth Day 2019 in Bommer Canyon

Celebrate Earth Day on Saturday, April 20, by exploring the Irvine Open Space Preserve during Wilderness Access Day in Bommer Canyon. Hikers, mountain bikers and trail runners can enjoy designated trails open for self-guided access from...

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