News & Info

The City of Longview is dedicated to the communication of City business, services and activities to the citizens of Longview through outlets such as CityView Municipal Television, City Website, Social Media, Text and Email Updates.  The Media Development Division is responsible for these areas of the City's communication. 

  • CityView Municipal Television is the award winning 24 hour channel that provides information and videos about municipal government, services, news and events.
  • The City of Longview Emergency Communications Channel 28 hosts a live Doppler radar feed with audio from the National Weather Service (NWS). This information will help keep citizens informed during severe weather. Current weather conditions and five day forecasts are also posted.
  • Website Development manages and maintains all websites run by the City of Longview.
  • Social Media and various forms of electronic communication through which we share information, ideas, messages, and other content.
  • Newsletters and other printed material. 
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    Police Chief Makes Statement About Gang Activity in Longview

    If you’re like me, you’ve probably done something like this before. We read a bold headline in the news or we see a flashy statistic on social media, and then we allow our imagination to start filling in the blanks before we take time to get an understan Read on...
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    Hawkins Parkway Lane Closures

    Hawkins Parkway will be reduced to three north lanes February 13, 2017, between Eastman Road (Highway 259) and the first set of driveways at the Target/theater retail center. This closure is scheduled for 2 months, then the construction will be moved to Read on...
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    Public Libraries: A Smart Investment for Texas

    Study shows libraries in Longview and across Texas bring significant economic benefit, which is worth millions of dollars to our community and billions to the state. Read on...
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