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Posted on: January 13, 2021

UPDATE Candidates File for May Election

City Elections News Flash

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 may file an application for a place on the ballot for Mayor, District 1 and 2 between Jan. 13 and Feb. 12.  Can...

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Posted on: January 13, 2021

Candidates File for May Election

City Elections News Flash

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 may file an application for a place on the ballot for Mayor, District 1 and 2 between Jan. 13 and Feb. 12.  Can...

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Posted on: January 13, 2021

City Offices Closed for Martin Luther King Jr. Day

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City of Longview offices will be closed Monday, Jan. 18, for Martin Luther King Jr. Day.  All city offices will resume regular business hours on Tuesday, Jan. 19.

Sanitation and recycling services will continue on their regular schedule. The Compo...

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City of Longview News
Posted on: January 11, 2021

Aspire Mentoring Program Celebrates National Mentoring Month

National Mentoring Month Logo

January is National Mentoring Month, and this year Aspire Mentoring Program has much to celebrate. The National Mentoring Month campaign is aimed at expanding quality mentoring opportunities to connect more of our community’s young people with caring adul...

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Posted on: January 8, 2021

Adams, Greenwaldt Named 2021 Unity Honorees

UDC News Release

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 22, 2020

High hospitalization rate triggers increased restrictions

COVID-19 Illustration

On Monday, Dec. 21, the Texas Department of State Health Services (DSHS) reported that the 19 counties that comprise the Piney Woods Trauma Service Area (TSA-G) are now in an “area with high hospitalization,” as defined by Governor Abb...

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Posted on: December 30, 2020

Municipal Court Offers Warrant Amnesty Program

Warrant Roundup

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: December 17, 2020

Construction begins at McWhorter, Lois Jackson, and Stamper Parks

Stamper Park

Construction is beginning at three Longview parks, which were slated for improvements as part of the November 2018 bond election. During the construction at McWhorter Park, Lois Jackson Park, and Stamper Park, some amenities will not be available for use,...

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City of Longview News
Posted on: November 19, 2020

City Encourages Residents to Monitor Usage During Winter Months

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Longview resident’s monthly sewer rates are based on average household water use during the months of November, December and January (as billed in December, January and February).Unlike the water service, a resident’s sewer water (the ...

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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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Posted on: November 18, 2020

Lane Closures on Judson Road Between Hoyt Drive and Pegues Place

Road Closed

Bridge work has been completed on the east side of Judson Road (SH 502). Beginning Monday, November 23, traffic will switch to the east side to facilitate work on the second half of the bridge.  Judson Road will be closed to through traffic betwe...

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