A Resource for Irvine Information, Updates & Activities From Council Members Beth Krom & Larry Agran

Community Spotlight

Community Matters

Posted by on Apr 24, 2013

Buildings don’t make communities, people make communities. That’s why we support investments that help educate, engage and activate the people who live, work and play...

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Great Park Update

Great Park Matters

Posted by on Feb 17, 2013

The Orange County Great Park is a project like no other in Orange County’s history.

The vision for a great metropolitan park grew out of the fight to stop the El Toro...

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Council Update

Planning Matters

Posted by on Sep 15, 2010

Irvine is proud of its reputation as America’s largest and most successful planned community.   Since our incorporation in 1971, we have advanced a planning vision that...

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Irvine Happenings

Public Safety Matters

Posted by on Sep 4, 2008

Irvine has been named the Safest Big City in America based on FBI statistics on violent crime for eight consecutive years (2005-2012).  Our effective “Geo-policing”...

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Welcome to Irvine Matters, a website created to provide information and updates about the City of Irvine.

Irvine is a wonderful city. We are proud of the recognition Irvine has received nationally and even internationally for our planning vision, our local schools and universities, our innovative business profile, our extraordinary diversity and our commitment to environmental stewardship. Irvine Matters is a resource to learn about what’s happening in Irvine, how to access city resources and services and ways to become more engaged.

City leaders, our residents and local businesses all have a stake in Irvine’s future. We hope Irvine Matters will provide an additional source of information for everyone who cares about preserving and enhancing the quality of life priorities that have made Irvine such a safe, smart, and sustainable city.

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Thank you for visiting Irvine Matters…and for your interest in our city.

Beth Krom
Irvine City Councilmember

Larry Agran
Irvine City Councilmember