National League of Cities - City Showcase

The City of Longview Partners in Prevention competed with municipal divisions across the country to win a place at the 2008 National League of Cities (NLC), City Showcase. NLC selects municipal divisions that exhibit a unique program that they provide to citizens. Partners in Prevention was selected for their strong and unique programming, that is usually not found among municipalities, such as mentoring, race relation awareness, Youth Action Committee, and the prevention of underage drinking.