News Flash

Posted on: March 23, 2020

Longview Coronavirus (COVID-19) News Release Compilation

Coronavirus Update

How Gov. Abbott’s GA-14 Order Impacts Longview  - March 31, 2020

On Tuesday, March 31, Texas Gov. Greg Abbott issued Executive Order GA-14 regarding additional direction for social distancing and essential businesses across the state, wh...

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Animal Care and Adoption Center News
Posted on: March 25, 2020

Longview and Gregg County Issue Mandatory Shelter-in-Place Orders

Coronavirus Update - City Hall

The City of Longview and Gregg County have issued mandatory orders for residents to Shelter-in-Place for the next two weeks, beginning Thursday, March 26 at 11:59 p.m., and lasting through Thursday, April 9 at 11:59 p.m., due to the threat of the Coronavi...

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Posted on: March 16, 2020

Coronavirus (COVID-19) Helpful Information and Links

COVID-19 Illustration

The City of Longview is closely monitoring the threat of Coronavirus (COVID-19) and is dedicated to keeping its residents informed during this quickly-evolving season.  In addition to notifications sent out as news releases, the City is maintaini...

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Animal Care and Adoption Center News
Posted on: February 29, 2020

2019 - A Great Year for Longview Animals

Longview Animal Care and Adoption Center Exterior

In 2019, more than 1,800 animals were adopted from the Longview Animal Care and Adoption Center.  Additionally, 1,119 animals were rescued, and 431 animals were returned to their owners.

The efforts of the staff at the Animal Care and Adoption Cen...

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Animal Care and Adoption Center News
Posted on: February 29, 2020

Tips for Caution Around Coyotes

coyote jumping

Animal Control has received several calls recently regarding coyotes.  It is normal this time of year for coyotes to be more active, so here are a few tips to keep in mind.

  • Keep small pets inside overnight. 
  • If you encounter a coyote, plea...
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Animal Care and Adoption Center News
Posted on: September 24, 2019

Thank You for Your Donations

Towels

Thank you for your generosity and willingness to donate to the Longview Animal Care and Adoption Center. You can make a monetary donation or you can also bring in pet supplies. You can make a monetary donation for our Fund for the Animals or please see be...

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News Flash

Posted on: March 31, 2020

How Gov. Abbott's GA-14 Order Impacts Longview

Coronavirus-Update-Slate-Red-Background

On Tuesday, March 31, Texas Gov. Greg Abbott issued Executive Order GA-14 regarding additional direction for social distancing and essential businesses across the state, which took effect at 12:01 a.m., Thursday, April 2 and continues through the end of A...

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Executive Order GA-14 City of Longview News
Posted on: March 24, 2020

City Establishes Coronavirus Hotline

Coronavirus Update Hotline

The City of Longview has established a Coronavirus (COVID-19) hotline at 903-237-1215 to provide information about local resources and response. 
Beginning today, Tuesday, March 24, the hotline will be staffed from 8 a.m. - 8 p.m., seven days a we...
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Additional Info... City of Longview News
Posted on: March 23, 2020

Longview Coronavirus (COVID-19) News Release Compilation

Coronavirus Update

How Gov. Abbott’s GA-14 Order Impacts Longview  - March 31, 2020

On Tuesday, March 31, Texas Gov. Greg Abbott issued Executive Order GA-14 regarding additional direction for social distancing and essential businesses across the state, wh...

Read on...

City of Longview News
Posted on: March 16, 2020

Coronavirus (COVID-19) Helpful Information and Links

COVID-19 Illustration

The City of Longview is closely monitoring the threat of Coronavirus (COVID-19) and is dedicated to keeping its residents informed during this quickly-evolving season.  In addition to notifications sent out as news releases, the City is maintaini...

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City of Longview News
Posted on: March 31, 2020

APRIL DATES CANCELED - Changes to Spring 2020 Downtown Live Schedule

Downtown Live News Flash

The Spring 2020 Downtown Live concert series was scheduled to begin on Friday, April 3, but due to the current restrictions mandated by city, state, and federal officials to lessen the spread of the Coronavirus (COVID-19), all April dates for Downtown Liv...

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Posted on: March 27, 2020

Longview 150 Parade: The Grand Sesquicentennial Trek Rescheduled

Longview 150 Parade Rescheduled

The Longview 150 Parade has been rescheduled for Saturday, Aug. 29, 2020 at 10 a.m. in Downtown Longview. The rain date for the parade is Saturday, Sept. 12, 2020. 

“While rescheduling events of this magnitude is always difficult, we re...

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Posted on: March 11, 2020

Judson Road Closure between Hoyt Drive and Pegues Place

roadclosed_1

Beginning at 9 a.m. on Tuesday, March 17, Judson Road (SH 502) will be reduced to one lane of traffic in each direction between Hoyt Drive and Pegues Place.  Drivers are encouraged to use an alternate route.  The closures are expected to...

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City of Longview News

News Flash

Posted on: March 23, 2020

Longview Coronavirus (COVID-19) News Release Compilation

Coronavirus Update

How Gov. Abbott’s GA-14 Order Impacts Longview  - March 31, 2020

On Tuesday, March 31, Texas Gov. Greg Abbott issued Executive Order GA-14 regarding additional direction for social distancing and essential businesses across the state, wh...

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Fire Department News
Posted on: March 26, 2020

Added Safety Precautions at Fire Stations

Fire News Truck

In response to the COVID-19 pandemic and to ensure the health and safety of the citizens of Longview and employees of the Longview Fire Department, effective immediately, no patrons will be allowed on the premises of Central Fire Station or any of the sub...

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Fire Department News
Posted on: March 25, 2020

Longview and Gregg County Issue Mandatory Shelter-in-Place Orders

Coronavirus Update - City Hall

The City of Longview and Gregg County have issued mandatory orders for residents to Shelter-in-Place for the next two weeks, beginning Thursday, March 26 at 11:59 p.m., and lasting through Thursday, April 9 at 11:59 p.m., due to the threat of the Coronavi...

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Additional Info... Fire Department News
Posted on: March 23, 2020

Weekend Structure Fires

Fire News Flames

On Saturday, March 22, the Longview Fire Department responded to two separate structure fires within the city limits.  The first fire was dispatched at 5:15 a.m. and was located at 120 Avenue D.  Fire Department crews arrived and found f...

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Fire Department News
Posted on: March 20, 2020

Residential Structure Fire

On March 20, 2020 at approximately 1130am the Longview Fire Department responded to 3201 Martin Luther King Boulevard for a reported residential structure fire.  Crews arrived and found a passenger van fully involved with fire and the fire had sp...

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Fire Department News
Posted on: March 16, 2020

Coronavirus (COVID-19) Helpful Information and Links

COVID-19 Illustration

The City of Longview is closely monitoring the threat of Coronavirus (COVID-19) and is dedicated to keeping its residents informed during this quickly-evolving season.  In addition to notifications sent out as news releases, the City is maintaini...

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Fire Department News
Posted on: March 11, 2020

Judson Road Closure between Hoyt Drive and Pegues Place

roadclosed_1

Beginning at 9 a.m. on Tuesday, March 17, Judson Road (SH 502) will be reduced to one lane of traffic in each direction between Hoyt Drive and Pegues Place.  Drivers are encouraged to use an alternate route.  The closures are expected to...

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Fire Department News
Posted on: February 29, 2020

Smoke Detectors Save Lives

smoke alarm

Smoke detectors can play a key role in keeping you safe in a fire emergency.

Make sure smoke detectors are installed throughout your house and are properly working.

Remember, its a good rule of thumb to test your smoke detectors twice a year during the time...

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Posted on: February 29, 2020

Are You Prepared?

Fire Extinguisher In Use

Check out the Longview Fire Department’s Emergency Checklist and Emergency Supply Kit recommendations so you and you are family are ready for whatever life brings your way.

Basic Preparedness Tips

  • Discuss with your family and friends how to respon...
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Fire Department News
Posted on: September 11, 2019

Register for a STOP the BLEED Training

Stop-the-Bleed

STOP the BLEED is national campaign led by the federal government to better prepare the public to save lives. Victims can quickly die from uncontrolled bleeding, within 5 to 10 minutes, so the campaign raises awareness of basic actions to stop life threat...

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Fire Department News

News Flash

Posted on: March 23, 2020

Longview Coronavirus (COVID-19) News Release Compilation

Coronavirus Update

How Gov. Abbott’s GA-14 Order Impacts Longview  - March 31, 2020

On Tuesday, March 31, Texas Gov. Greg Abbott issued Executive Order GA-14 regarding additional direction for social distancing and essential businesses across the state, wh...

Read on...

Library News
Posted on: March 25, 2020

Longview and Gregg County Issue Mandatory Shelter-in-Place Orders

Coronavirus Update - City Hall

The City of Longview and Gregg County have issued mandatory orders for residents to Shelter-in-Place for the next two weeks, beginning Thursday, March 26 at 11:59 p.m., and lasting through Thursday, April 9 at 11:59 p.m., due to the threat of the Coronavi...

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Additional Info... Library News
Posted on: March 17, 2020

Library Closed Including Curbside Service

Library Coronavirus Update

We do apologize for all the changes and updates, but with the state of things we must be flexible and adapt accordingly. Mayor Mack has issued guidelines for a voluntary Shelter-at-Home, requesting all non-essential personnel stay home. In order to prepar...

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Additional Info... Library News

News Flash

Posted on: March 23, 2020

Longview Coronavirus (COVID-19) News Release Compilation

Coronavirus Update

How Gov. Abbott’s GA-14 Order Impacts Longview  - March 31, 2020

On Tuesday, March 31, Texas Gov. Greg Abbott issued Executive Order GA-14 regarding additional direction for social distancing and essential businesses across the state, wh...

Read on...

Longview Convention Complex News
Posted on: March 25, 2020

Longview and Gregg County Issue Mandatory Shelter-in-Place Orders

Coronavirus Update - City Hall

The City of Longview and Gregg County have issued mandatory orders for residents to Shelter-in-Place for the next two weeks, beginning Thursday, March 26 at 11:59 p.m., and lasting through Thursday, April 9 at 11:59 p.m., due to the threat of the Coronavi...

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Additional Info... Longview Convention Complex News
Posted on: March 16, 2020

Coronavirus (COVID-19) Helpful Information and Links

COVID-19 Illustration

The City of Longview is closely monitoring the threat of Coronavirus (COVID-19) and is dedicated to keeping its residents informed during this quickly-evolving season.  In addition to notifications sent out as news releases, the City is maintaini...

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Longview Convention Complex News
Posted on: March 22, 2020

CANCELED -Longview Trade Days – April 11-12

General Canceled Red Border

This event has been canceled as a precaution due to the threat of the Coronavirus (COVID-19).The city will notify the public of events that have been tentatively rescheduled once those dates have been confirmed.

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Trade Days Website Longview Convention Complex News
Posted on: March 23, 2020

RESCHEDULED to Sept. 18-19: Longview PRCA Rodeo - April 17-18

Rescheduled

This event has been rescheduled to Sept. 18 and 19 as a precaution due to the threat of the Coronavirus (COVID-19).
The city will notify the public of events that have been tentatively rescheduled once those dates have been confirmed.

Website Longview Convention Complex News
Posted on: March 30, 2020

Your Best Care Day - May 9

Your Best Care Day

Sheryll Mitchell Ministries will host Your Best Care Day at Maude Cobb Convention Center on Saturday, May 9, 2020, 9:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. Your Best Care Day is a Breast Cancer awareness/prevention event for women to gather health and other information, get...

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Facebook Page Longview Convention Complex News
Posted on: February 4, 2020

Mark Chesnutt to Headline July 4 Celebration

Mark Chesnutt News Flash

The City of Longview announced the entertainment lineup for the 2020 Fireworks and Freedom Celebration today. Country star Mark Chesnutt will headline an outdoor free-to-the-public concert to be held just before the biggest fireworks show in East Texas. R...

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Additional Info... Longview Convention Complex News

News Flash

Posted on: March 23, 2020

Longview Coronavirus (COVID-19) News Release Compilation

Coronavirus Update

How Gov. Abbott’s GA-14 Order Impacts Longview  - March 31, 2020

On Tuesday, March 31, Texas Gov. Greg Abbott issued Executive Order GA-14 regarding additional direction for social distancing and essential businesses across the state, wh...

Read on...

Parks News
Posted on: March 25, 2020

Longview and Gregg County Issue Mandatory Shelter-in-Place Orders

Coronavirus Update - City Hall

The City of Longview and Gregg County have issued mandatory orders for residents to Shelter-in-Place for the next two weeks, beginning Thursday, March 26 at 11:59 p.m., and lasting through Thursday, April 9 at 11:59 p.m., due to the threat of the Coronavi...

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Additional Info... Parks News
Posted on: September 24, 2019

Stay Connected

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The Longview Parks and Recreation Department wants to keep you informed of events, activities and news throughout the year. We've got Social Media also! Check all the options to stay informed!

Notify Me

Sign up to receive text or email notifications of park...

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News Flash

Posted on: March 23, 2020

Longview Coronavirus (COVID-19) News Release Compilation

Coronavirus Update

How Gov. Abbott’s GA-14 Order Impacts Longview  - March 31, 2020

On Tuesday, March 31, Texas Gov. Greg Abbott issued Executive Order GA-14 regarding additional direction for social distancing and essential businesses across the state, wh...

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Partners in Prevention News
Posted on: March 24, 2020

Gregg County Area Officials Issue Voluntary Shelter-at-Home Guidelines

Coronavirus Update

Gregg County area leaders issued guidelines for residents to voluntarily Shelter-at-Home for the next two weeks through Tuesday, April 7 beginning Tuesday, March 24 at 1 p.m., due to the threat of the Coronavirus (COVID-19) and advised that manda...

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Additional Info... Partners in Prevention News
Posted on: March 16, 2020

Coronavirus (COVID-19) Helpful Information and Links

COVID-19 Illustration

The City of Longview is closely monitoring the threat of Coronavirus (COVID-19) and is dedicated to keeping its residents informed during this quickly-evolving season.  In addition to notifications sent out as news releases, the City is maintaini...

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Partners in Prevention News
Posted on: September 11, 2019

Partners in Prevention Needs Mentors

Mentoring

Partners in Prevention Mentoring Program provides youth, Kindergarten – 12th grade, with a caring, trained, adult friend to serve as a mentor to a young person needing guidance, support and encouragement.

Partners in Prevention Mentoring Program ...

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Partners in Prevention News

News Flash

Posted on: March 23, 2020

Longview Coronavirus (COVID-19) News Release Compilation

Coronavirus Update

How Gov. Abbott’s GA-14 Order Impacts Longview  - March 31, 2020

On Tuesday, March 31, Texas Gov. Greg Abbott issued Executive Order GA-14 regarding additional direction for social distancing and essential businesses across the state, wh...

Read on...

Police Department News
Posted on: March 25, 2020

Longview and Gregg County Issue Mandatory Shelter-in-Place Orders

Coronavirus Update - City Hall

The City of Longview and Gregg County have issued mandatory orders for residents to Shelter-in-Place for the next two weeks, beginning Thursday, March 26 at 11:59 p.m., and lasting through Thursday, April 9 at 11:59 p.m., due to the threat of the Coronavi...

Read on...

Additional Info... Police Department News
Posted on: March 16, 2020

Coronavirus (COVID-19) Helpful Information and Links

COVID-19 Illustration

The City of Longview is closely monitoring the threat of Coronavirus (COVID-19) and is dedicated to keeping its residents informed during this quickly-evolving season.  In addition to notifications sent out as news releases, the City is maintaini...

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Police Department News
Posted on: March 11, 2020

Judson Road Closure between Hoyt Drive and Pegues Place

roadclosed_1

Beginning at 9 a.m. on Tuesday, March 17, Judson Road (SH 502) will be reduced to one lane of traffic in each direction between Hoyt Drive and Pegues Place.  Drivers are encouraged to use an alternate route.  The closures are expected to...

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Police Department News
Posted on: September 11, 2019

Information on New Police Station

Police Station

In 2018, Longview voters approved a bond to fund constructing, renovating, and equipping police and fire stations and relocating the fire and police training center and emergency operations center.

The following is an estimated project description, which i...

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Additional Info... Police Department News
Posted on: September 11, 2019

Prescription Drug Drop Box Available at Police Department

Prescription-drugs

Drug misuse, abuse and overdose are growing concerns across the nation and most prescription drug abusers say they get the medications from friends or family members.

To help combat this national concern the Longview Police Department and the City of Longv...

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Police Department News

News Flash

Posted on: March 31, 2020

Gov. Abbott Issues Order Regarding Essential Businesses

Coronavirus-Update-Slate-Red-Background

On Tuesday, March 31, Texas Gov. Greg Abbott issued Executive Order GA-14 regarding additional direction for social distancing and essential businesses across the state, which will take effect beginning at 12:01 a.m., Thursday, April 2 and continue throug...
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Executive Order GA-14 Television - CityView
Posted on: March 24, 2020

City Establishes Coronavirus Hotline

Coronavirus Update Hotline

The City of Longview has established a Coronavirus (COVID-19) hotline at 903-237-1215 to provide information about local resources and response. 
Beginning today, Tuesday, March 24, the hotline will be staffed from 8 a.m. - 8 p.m., seven days a we...
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Additional Info... Television - CityView

News Flash

News Flash

Posted on: March 31, 2020

Gov. Abbott Issues Order Regarding Essential Businesses

Coronavirus-Update-Slate-Red-Background

On Tuesday, March 31, Texas Gov. Greg Abbott issued Executive Order GA-14 regarding additional direction for social distancing and essential businesses across the state, which will take effect beginning at 12:01 a.m., Thursday, April 2.

On Tuesday, March 31, Texas Gov. Greg Abbott issued Executive Order GA-14 regarding additional direction for social distancing and essential businesses across the state, which will take effect beginning at 12:01 a.m., Thursday, April 2 and continue throug...
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Executive Order GA-14 Television - PSTV
Posted on: March 24, 2020

City Establishes Coronavirus Hotline

Coronavirus Update Hotline

The City of Longview has established a Coronavirus (COVID-19) hotline at 903-237-1215 to provide information about local resources and response. The hotline will be staffed from 8 a.m. - 8 p.m., seven days a week.

The City of Longview has established a Coronavirus (COVID-19) hotline at 903-237-1215 to provide information about local resources and response. 
Beginning today, Tuesday, March 24, the hotline will be staffed from 8 a.m. - 8 p.m., seven days a we...
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Additional Info... Television - PSTV
Posted on: March 16, 2020

Coronavirus (COVID-19) Helpful Information and Links

COVID-19 Illustration

The City of Longview is closely monitoring the threat of Coronavirus (COVID-19) and is dedicated to keeping its residents informed during this quickly-evolving season. Find out more at LongviewTexas.gov/Coronavirus

The City of Longview is closely monitoring the threat of Coronavirus (COVID-19) and is dedicated to keeping its residents informed during this quickly-evolving season.  In addition to notifications sent out as news releases, the City is maintaini...

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Television - PSTV