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News ImageIrvine Global Village Festival
Make plans to travel the world at the City of Irvine’s annual Global Village Festival on Saturday, September 27, from 10 a.m. – 6 p.m. at Bill Barber Park. Now celebrating its 13th year, this multicultural festival features international cuisine, live entertainment, a Kids Village with crafts and activities, cultural and religious exhibits and an international marketplace.

Irvine Child Care Committee Seeks Volunteer Member
The City of Irvine is seeking to fill two parent/guardian volunteer vacancies on the Irvine Child Care Committee. Applications will be accepted August 18-September 30. The Committee is comprised of five City Council appointees: two community child care providers, two parents/guardians and five agency representatives.

News ImageFall Inside Irvine Now Available
The fall edition of Inside Irvine is available online. This issue features information about emergency preparedness, pool safety, the Irvine Global Village Festival, free community concerts and other city events. Click here to view Inside Irvine.

Free Legal Assistance to Qualified Irvine Residents
The City of Irvine has partnered with the Legal Aid Society of Orange County to provide free civil legal services to qualified Irvine residents. Services include self-help clinics, workshops, online court forms, an intake hotline, preparation of legal documents and legal representation.

Financial Assistance Available to Residents for Critical Repairs
Irvine homeowners who need to make critical repairs to their homes may qualify to receive financial assistance through the City of Irvine’s Residential Rehabilitation Program. The Program offers three percent interest-deferred loans and emergency grants to assist low income homeowners with critical home improvements. Loans or grants are available to assist homeowners in need of health and safety, building code, and accessibility related repairs. Eligible repairs include heating and cooling, plumbing, windows and exterior doors, roofing, flooring, painting and electrical systems.