IRVINE

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Traffic relief is coming

Aug 29, 2018

Traffic relief is coming

Traffic flow on Irvine’s major roadways is about to improve. These streets already use synchronized lights to keep cars moving, but there’s a hitch. Any…

Oh, the places you’ll go!

Jul 27, 2018

Oh, the places you’ll go!

On a recent Saturday morning, Irvine resident Ian Gatti, 10, was looking forward to his very first train ride.

Heading to the beach?

Jun 25, 2018

Heading to the beach?

Summer Breeze” — a bus service provided by the City of Laguna Beach in partnership with the Orange County Transportation Authority — will ferry riders from Irvine to Laguna Beach and back again on the weekends.

Connected to the future

Jun 22, 2018

Connected to the future

Irvine always has planned for the future. Its 260+ parks were planned ahead of time. Its 540 miles of recycled water pipes were planned ahead of time.

Big improvements on Jeffrey/University corridor

May 23, 2018

Big improvements on Jeffrey/University corridor

The city is improving a seven-mile stretch of the Jeffrey/ University corridor over the next few years. Work already has begun to widen about two miles of road and improve five intersections.

How Jeffrey Road got its name

May 23, 2018

How Jeffrey Road got its name

He was known as “The Road Builder.” But long before he earned that nickname, George Jeffrey was a lima bean farmer on The Irvine Ranch.

Woodbridge to UCI: the joys of biking to work

Apr 29, 2018

Woodbridge to UCI: the joys of biking to work

Every day is Bike-To-Work day for Todd McGill, who says his seven mile commute is both energizing and calming. The worst part is cold mornings, he says. The best part is who he picks up after work — and how he picks her up.