Celebrate the holidays all winter long with the City of Irvine. Join an evening of holiday cheer at our annual Holiday Tree Lighting ceremony — rain or shine, and enjoy festive activities monthlong at the Orange County Great Park during “Holidayz at the Park.”
The 2020 Irvine Animal Care Center Calendar is here, and it’s the perfect gift for any pet lover. It is on sale for $15 at the center during regular business hours, and proceeds from the calendar go directly to support adoptable pets.
Like all communities, Irvine could potentially face widespread devastation in the event of a natural disaster. In order to better prepare in advance of a disaster, the City of Irvine is developing a Local Hazard Mitigation Plan. Your responses to this survey will help develop the plan.
Office of Emergency Management
Join the City of Irvine, the Irvine Chamber of Commerce and the Exchange Club of Irvine for the 38th Annual Irvine Community Thanksgiving Prayer Breakfast, to be held November 21 at the Irvine Marriott Hotel. Tickets for the 7:30 a.m. breakfast are $50; proceeds benefit The Raise Foundation.
William “Bill” Woollett, Irvine’s first city manager, passed away on Wednesday, November 6. He became the City of Irvine’s first full-time employee when he was hired as City Manager in January 1972. Since then, few people have had as much of an impact on our community as he did.
City Manager's Office
Discover what’s new in Irvine! The winter issue of Inside Irvine, the City's official guide to Irvine news, programs, and activities, is now available online. Registration begins Friday, November 15, at 6 a.m.
The public is invited to join the City of Irvine and FivePoint on Saturday, November 16, 9-11 a.m., to celebrate the grand opening of the Orange County Great Park's new playground next to the Visitors Center. Free event includes kids activities and refreshments provided by FivePoint; no RSVP needed.
Orange County Great Park
The City of Irvine Animal Care Center hosts its 13th annual Home for the Holidays Pet Adoption Fair 10 a.m.–2 p.m. Sunday, December 8. Join us rain or shine as more than 30 pet rescue groups and animal shelters will bring about 500 homeless dogs, cats, rabbits, and small animals for adoption.
The City of Irvine is preparing the 2020-2024 Consolidated Plan as required by the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development. This Needs Assessment Survey is used to obtain input from community residents regarding affordable housing, community development, economic development, and more.
The City of Irvine is accepting nominations for individuals, groups, organizations, and businesses for the City’s Wall of Recognition now through December 30. The Wall of Recognition recognizes those who have made significant contributions to the community.