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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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City of Longview News
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 19, 2020

City Offices Closing for Thanksgiving

Offices Closed

City of Longview offices will be closed Thursday, Nov. 26, and Friday, Nov. 27, in observance of Thanksgiving.  All city offices will resume regular business hours Monday, Dec. 2.

Sanitation services will not run on Thursday, Nov. 26. Thursday cu...

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City of Longview News
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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City of Longview News
Posted on: November 6, 2020

2020 Longview Fire Department Annual Awards Recognition

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On Oct. 27, the Longview Fire Department paused to salute some of its personnel who were recommended by their peers for recognition of their internal annual awards process. This year's ceremony was limited due to the ongoing COVID-19 Pandemic and attendan...

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City of Longview News
Posted on: October 28, 2020

2020 Longview AMBUCS Christmas Parade Canceled

General-Canceled

Due the restrictions placed on outdoor events per Texas Gov. Greg Abbott's Executive Order GA-29, the Longview AMBUCS Christmas Parade has been canceled.    

For additional information, please contact Melida Heien, Main ...

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City of Longview News
Posted on: October 23, 2020

Council Approves $23.9 Million Contract for Voter-Approved Police Station

Police Station

The Longview City Council on Thursday, Oct. 22, voted to approve a $23.9 million contract with WRL General Contractors to construct a new three-story, 74,300-square-foot police station.  

The new police station is one of a series of public safety ...

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Posted on: October 8, 2020

Construction Begins on Fire Station 5 Expansion

Fire Station 5 News Release

Construction is underway to significantly expand and renovate Fire Station 5 in West Longview. Originally built in 1985, the fire station will be modernized while constructing 10,208-square-feet of new space and renovating 5,373-square-feet of the existin...

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Posted on: October 2, 2020

Paul Boorman Trailhead closed to allow trail extension

Boorman Trail Highway 80 Entrance

Beginning Tue., Oct. 6, the Marshall Avenue (also known as Hwy. 80) trailhead of the Paul Boorman Trail will be closed for an extended period to allow for construction of a connection to the expanded Guthrie Trail.  Most of the Paul Boorman Trail...

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Posted on: October 1, 2020

Ambulance Subscription Registration Ends Dec. 31, 2020

Ambulance

Registration for the Longview Fire Department’s annual Ambulance Subscription Program for 2021 is now open!

Since 2009, the Longview Fire Department has offered an EMS Subscription Program to Longview residents in an attempt to help offset the rising cost ...

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Posted on: November 23, 2020

LFD Responds to Fire at 16 Cherie Lane

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On November 22, 2020 at approximately 10:20 p.m. the Longview Fire Department responded to 106A Cherie Lane for a reported residential structure fire.  Crew arrived and found fire coming from the roof of 106A and 106B, which shared a common attic...

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Fire Department News
Posted on: November 6, 2020

Fatality Fire Update

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On October 21, 2020 about 9:44 a.m. the Longview Fire Department responded to 1405 Aars St. for a reported structure fire.  During the interior firefighting operations, firefighters discovered the body of a fire victim in the room of origin. &...

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Posted on: November 6, 2020

2020 Longview Fire Department Annual Awards Recognition

Fire News Truck

On Oct. 27, the Longview Fire Department paused to salute some of its personnel who were recommended by their peers for recognition of their internal annual awards process. This year's ceremony was limited due to the ongoing COVID-19 Pandemic and...

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Fire Department News
Posted on: October 8, 2020

Construction Begins on Fire Station 5 Expansion

Fire Station 5 News Release

Construction is underway to significantly expand and renovate Fire Station 5 in West Longview. Originally built in 1985, the fire station will be modernized while constructing 10,208-square-feet of new space and renovating 5,373-square-feet of the existin...

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Additional Info... Fire Department News
Posted on: October 1, 2020

Ambulance Subscription Registration Ends Soon

Ambulance

Registration for the Longview Fire Department’s annual Ambulance Subscription Program for 2021 is now open!

Since 2009, the Longview Fire Department has offered an EMS Subscription Program to Longview residents in an attempt to help offset the ri...

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Fire Department News

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Posted on: November 18, 2020

Broughton Closed for Thanksgiving

Broughton Branch Library will be CLOSED November 23 through the 29.

Please make note that Broughton Branch Library will be closed ALL NEXT WEEK (November 23 - 29) for Thanksgiving break.

Normal operations will start back up on November 30.

The main branch will only be closed on November 26 & 27, so please feel free to u...

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Library News
Posted on: November 2, 2020

Kid's Online Programming Thanksgiving Break

Kid's online programming will take a break November twenty-third through the twenty-ninth.

Regular, online youth programs will take a break the week of November 23 - 29 for the Thanksgiving holiday!

Please note that Broughton Branch Library will be CLOSED all week as well.

We'll see everyone on November 30 when everything starts back up!

Please ca...

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Library News
Posted on: November 1, 2020

Library CLOSED Thanksgiving Holiday

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The library will be CLOSED on November 26 & 27 for Thanksgiving.The outside drops bins will also be closed. Normal operations resume November 28.

** Please note that Broughton Branch Library will be closed THE ENTIRE WEEK of Thanksgiving, November 23 -...

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Library News

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Posted on: October 26, 2020

Food Box Distribution in Longview

Food Bank Distribution

In response to the increased need for food assistance due to COVID-19, the East Texas Food Bank will hold a drive-thru food box distribution on Friday, December 11th, 8:00 a.m. to 10:00 a.m.

The event will take place in the Longview Exhibit Center parking ...

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Posted on: October 2, 2020

Paul Boorman Trailhead closed to allow trail extension

Boorman Trail Highway 80 Entrance

Beginning Tue., Oct. 6, the Marshall Avenue (also known as Hwy. 80) trailhead of the Paul Boorman Trail will be closed for an extended period to allow for construction of a connection to the expanded Guthrie Trail.  Most of the Paul Boorman Trail...

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Posted on: October 23, 2020

Council Approves $23.9 Million Contract for Voter-Approved Police Station

Police Station

The Longview City Council on Thursday, Oct. 22, voted to approve a $23.9 million contract with WRL General Contractors to construct a new three-story, 74,300-square-foot police station.  

The new police station is one of a series of public safety ...

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Additional Info... Police Department News

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Posted on: November 23, 2020

City Offices Closing for Thanksgiving

Offices Closed

City of Longview offices will be closed Thursday, Nov. 26, and Friday, Nov. 27, in observance of Thanksgiving.  All city offices will resume regular business hours Monday, Dec. 2.

Sanitation services will not run on Thursday, Nov. 26. Thursday cus...

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Posted on: October 2, 2020

Paul Boorman Trailhead closed to allow trail extension

Boorman Trail Highway 80 Entrance

Beginning Tue., Oct. 6, the Marshall Avenue (also known as Hwy. 80) trailhead of the Paul Boorman Trail will be closed for an extended period to allow for construction of a connection to the expanded Guthrie Trail.  Most of the Paul Boorman Trail...

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Posted on: October 1, 2020

Ambulance Subscription Program Enrollment Now Open

Reduce your cost if you have to use the ambulance service. The Ambulance Subscription Program provided by the Longview Fire Department is open for enrollment until Dec. 31. Find out more at LongviewTexas.gov/ASP.

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Posted on: October 1, 2020

Enrollment Now Open for the Ambulance Subscription Program

Reduce your cost if you have to use the ambulance service. The Ambulance Subscription Program provided by the Longview Fire Department is open for enrollment until Dec. 31. Find out more at LongviewTexas.gov/ASP.

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