The City of Longview operates with a Council/Manager form of government. The City Council is comprised of a Mayor, who is elected at large, and 6 Council Members, 1 elected from each district. The Council appoints the City Manager, City Attorney, Municipal Judge and City Secretary, who work with direction from the City Council. All other staff members work under the direction of the City Manager.

Mayor at State of the City


City Council Meeting

City Council

Citizens Looking at Charts

Civic Engagement

Charts and Graphs

Financial Transparency

Rolin McPhee Portrait

City Manager

Vote Here Sign

City Secretary

People sitting at a desk

Boards and Commissions

Downtown Longview

Special Initiatives

Comprehensive Plan

Documents and Plans

North Longview Business Park

Local Agencies

Gregg County Courthouse


Texas State Capitol

Texas / U.S.

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