December 8 Swearing-In Ceremony for Mayor, Councilmembers Modified to Protect the Health and Safety of the Community as COVID-19 Cases Rise 12/02/2020

The City of Irvine is modifying its Swearing-In Ceremony for its newly elected mayor and councilmembers on Tuesday, December 8 to better protect the health and safety of the community. The ceremony will be held in the Council Chamber at City Hall and public attendance will no longer be permitted.

Frank. R. Bowerman Landfill Update 11/25/2020

The Frank R. Bowerman Landfill was damaged and impacted during the Silverado Fire. Optimal levels of gas collection resume on Monday, Nov. 30, with collection continuing to increase. Orange County Waste & Recycling provides recovery status updates via their website. 

Spread the Love Not the Waste

Dispose your unwanted electronic and other household hazardous waste materials at the Irvine Regional Household Hazardous Waste Center. The center is open Tuesday through Saturday 9 a.m.-3 p.m. and is closed on rainy days and holidays. For a complete list of items accepted Environmental Programs

Holiday Tree Recycling

Waste Management will collect and recycle Christmas trees, starting on January 2, for three consecutive weeks at no additional charge. Trees will be collected at the curb and picked up by special flatbed trucks, or you may cut your tree and place the pieces in your green waste cart. Environmental Programs

Outgoing City Council Ceremony Recognizes Mayor Christina L. Shea and Councilmember Melissa Fox 11/23/2020

Mayor Christina Shea and Councilmember Melissa Fox were honored for their dedicated public service during a special presentation which was held on Tuesday, November 24 in the City Council Chamber. 

Governor Issues Limited Stay at Home Order Beginning November 21 11/19/2020

Gov. Gavin Newsom and the California Department of Public Health (CDPH) announced a limited Stay at Home Order requiring generally that non-essential work, movement and gatherings stop between 10 PM and 5 AM in counties in the purple tier beginning Saturday, November 21. 

Thanksgiving Meals for Seniors and Veterans 11/19/2020

The City of Irvine is hosting a Thanksgiving meal distribution to serve seniors, veterans, and their families. The meals will be provided by Orange County Third District Supervisor Donald P. Wagner, to support families who may be experiencing food insecurity as a result of COVID-19. 

Jamboree Pedestrian Bridge Feasibility Study Virtual Town Hall 11/19/2020

The City of Irvine needs your feedback as we continue to identify potential locations for a pedestrian bridge over Jamboree Road in between I-405 and Barranca Parkway. Register for the Virtual Town Hall to be held December 2 at 5 p.m. to join the conversation.  Public Works & Transportation Department

Honoring Irvine’s COVID-19 Victims 04/06/2021

The City of Irvine seeks to honor and remember its residents who have died from COVID-19 by establishing a memorial web page and video tribute. Family members who would like their loved one included in the remembrance may submit a photo and a quote honoring the resident via a dedicated web page. COVID-19 Resources

Orange County Retreats to Purple Tier in State's Blueprint for a Safer Economy 11/16/2020

On Monday, November 16, the County of Orange announced the backward movement to the more restrictive Widespread Purple Tier in the state’s Blueprint for a Safer Economy. 


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