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Posted on: February 24, 2021

Residents Urged to Donate Blood

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Carter BloodCare is urging Texans to give blood after this past week's storms helped lead to a very limited blood supply, following a yearlong viral pandemic.

The blood program has already encouraged hospitals to implement blood management protoco...

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Posted on: February 24, 2021

Gap Inc. to Build New Distribution Center in Longview

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The City of Longview, along with the Longview Economic Development Corporation (LEDCO), is pleased to announce Gap Inc. plans to open a new state-of-the-art Customer Experience Center in the Longview North Business Park. By delivering inventory faster and...

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City of Longview News
Posted on: February 22, 2021

Longview 150 Parade: The Grand Sesquicentennial Trek Canceled

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Due to the ongoing fight against COVID-19 in our community the Longview 150 Parade has been officially canceled. The parade was originally scheduled for April 18, 2020, but was rescheduled for fall 2020, but again changed to April 17, 2021. 

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Posted on: February 20, 2021

UPDATE - Longview Area Added to FEMA Disaster Declaration

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UPDATE: This post was updated at 2 p.m. on Tuesday, Feb. 23.

Gregg and Harrison counties have been added to the President's Major Disaster Declaration for Individual Assistance to allow for FEMA Federal Emergency Management Agency assistance following this...

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Posted on: February 12, 2021

SEVERE WEATHER - Warming Shelter Open Friday, Closed Saturday & Sunday

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This post will be updated throughout the weekend with any City of Longview changes.

UPDATED - 2 p.m. on Tuesday, Feb. 23

Gregg and Harrison counties have been added to the President's Major Disaster Declaration for Individual Assistance to allow fo...

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City of Longview News
Posted on: February 19, 2021

Repairs May Cause Temporary, Isolated Water Disruptions

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As Longview Public Works crews address water leaks across the city, residents may experience temporary, isolated service disturbances.   

The City's water system continues to have adequate supply and pressure, but localized disru...

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City of Longview News
Posted on: February 12, 2021

Temporary Lane Closure at Hawkins Parkway and Good Shepherd Way

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Weather permitting, beginning the week of February 15, Hawkins Parkway, at the intersection of Good Shepherd Way, will be temporarily closed to eastbound, right-lane traffic daily between 8 a.m. and 5 p.m.  Temporary lane closures will continue f...

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City of Longview News
Posted on: January 13, 2021

UPDATE - Candidates File for May Election

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A general election for City of Longview for Mayor and City Council Districts 1 and 2 will be held on Saturday, May 1, 2021. Candidates filed applications for a place on the ballot for Mayor, District 1 and 2 between Jan. 13 and Feb. 12.  

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Posted on: January 8, 2021

Adams, Greenwaldt Named 2021 Unity Honorees

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The City of Longview Partners in Prevention’s Unity and Diversity Committee announces Mrs. Shalonda Adams and Mr. Carroll Greenwaldt as the 2021 Unity Honors recipients.  The Unity Honors is a lifetime achievement award that recognizes residents ...

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Posted on: December 30, 2020

Municipal Court Offers Warrant Amnesty Program

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The Longview Municipal Court is offering a warrant amnesty program from Jan. 1 through April 30, 2021. Anyone with an active outstanding warrant through the court is encouraged to take this opportunity to save some money and get a fresh start.  A...

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Posted on: November 23, 2020

Forgivable Loans for Longview Small Businesses

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Longview small business and nonprofit organizations that have been negatively impacted by COVID-19 are encouraged to apply for a new grant program that will provide zero-interest forgivable loans of up to $30,000. Eligible applicants must demonstrate sign...

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