State of the City Address Set for February 23 02/08/2021

Irvine Mayor Farrah N. Khan will deliver the State of the City Address Tuesday, February 23 at 5 p.m. Due to COVID-19 restrictions, the address will be delivered through a combination of live and video formats, and will not be open to the public. 

City of Irvine Announces Sixth Cycle Housing Element Update 02/10/2021

The City of Irvine is required to adequately plan and meet the housing needs of everyone in the community by updating its Housing Element every eight years. In the update, the City must identify enough potentially developable land...

Spring 2021 Issue of Inside Irvine 02/09/2021

The spring issue of "Inside Irvine" is here! Read about the restoration taking place after the Silverado fire; take the #IrvineCares pledge to help slow the spread of COVID-19; and find safe classes, activities, and camps for yourself or kids in our spring Activity Guide. 

Free 2020 Tax-Preparation Services Available in Irvine 02/05/2021

The City of Irvine, in partnership with Orange County United Way (OCUW), is offering free tax preparation services to taxpayers who earned less than $60,000 in 2020. Qualifying taxpayers who live, work, or attend school in Irvine can...

Residential Assistance During COVID-19 Pandemic 02/03/2021

The City of Irvine and our partnering nonprofits and utilities can assist residents if they are experiencing financial hardships during the COVID-19 pandemic. 

Nonprofit Housing Assistance 

The City of Irvine works with two...

Celebrating Black History Month in Irvine 02/03/2021

February is black history month. In Irvine we celebrate our diversity and the many cultures that make up our resident-base, including our black community. It's a time to celebrate and honor those who have helped illuminate the path to a...

Utility Assistance During the COVID-19 Pandemic 02/02/2021

Irvine residents struggling to pay their utility bills due to hardships caused by the COVID-19 pandemic can receive assistance from a variety of sources. Click on the buttons below to learn more about the programs each provider offers...

Irvine Children, Youth and Families Advisory Committee Seeks Applicants 02/01/2021

The City of Irvine is accepting applications to fill two community member-at-large vacancies on the Irvine Children, Youth and Families Advisory Committee (ICYFAC). Composed of 15 members, ICYFAC is an advisory body to the Community...

City of Irvine Emergency Rental Assistance Program 07/01/2021

To continue to mitigate the impacts of COVID-19 on Irvine’s residential renters, the City of Irvine, in partnership with Orange County United Way, is allocating approximately $17.7 million for the Emergency Rental Assistance Program (ERAP). The application period is now open. 

Use Reusable Bags or Recycle Plastics Responsibly

Single use plastics such as grocery bags and plastic film can pose a serious environmental issue if not properly handled. Loose bags can be carried by the wind into storm drains and out to sea, while non-recycled bags can take decades...

Environmental Programs


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