Posted on: March 28, 2017

NOMINATE LONGVIEW TO WIN $20K DURING “MEET ME AT THE PARK”

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City with the most nominations wins a grant for a local park through park improvement campaign 

The Longview Parks and Recreation Department is asking residents to vote for Longview in an online contest that could bring a grant for park improveme...

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Posted on: March 21, 2017

ETATT sponsors a blanket drive for Rahab’s Retreat and Ranch

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The East Texas Anti-Trafficking Team (ETATT) is sponsoring a blanket drive for Rahab’s Retreat and Ranch. Rahab’s Retreat and Ranch is a voluntary, faith-based program serving victims of sex trafficking and women in the sex industry free of charge. &n...

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Posted on: March 17, 2017

Keep Longview Beautiful earns 2017 Governor’s award

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Keep Longview Beautiful has once again earned the coveted Governor’s Community Achievement Award given by the Texas Department of Transportation (TxDOT) and Keep Texas Beautiful.  Each year this award is given to ten Texas communities with the be...

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Posted on: March 1, 2017

Center Street Construction Update

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Beginning Thursday, March 2, 2017, traffic will be open on Center Street from Tyler to Cotton Street. This will initiate Phase 2 road closure just north on Center Street from Methvin to Tyler. Please use caution while work is being completed. 

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Posted on: February 28, 2017

Police Establish Safe Exchange Zone

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In an effort to provide a safe place for people to meet to buy and sell items advertised through online marketplaces, the Longview Police Department has established a safe exchange zone just steps away from the police department. Located immediately in fr...

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Posted on: February 28, 2017

District 6 Town Meeting scheduled for March 28

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A District 6 Town Meeting has been scheduled for 7 p.m., Tuesday, March 28, at First Church of the Nazarene, 2601 H.G. Mosley Pkwy., in Longview. District 6 Councilman, Steve Pirtle, will lead the meeting. The meeting is intended to be an informal opportu...

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Posted on: February 27, 2017

High Street underpass right lane closed (Tyler to Cotton)

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High Street underpass will have the right lane closed to traffic from Tyler Street to Cotton Street beginning February 28, 2017. Initially, the northbound outside lane will be closed.  Once work is completed, the southbound outside lane will be ...

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Posted on: February 9, 2017

Hawkins Parkway Lane Closures

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Hawkins Parkway will be reduced to three north lanes February 13, 2017, between Eastman Road (Highway 259) and the first set of driveways at the Target/theater retail center. This closure is scheduled for 2 months, then the construction will be moved to t...

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Posted on: February 1, 2017

Longview Main Street Nationally Accredited

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The Texas Main Street Program of the Texas Historical Commission has recommended Longview and the Longview Main Street Program for National Accreditation to the National Main Street Center. The recommendation is based upon Longview Main Street's ...

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Posted on: January 17, 2017

TxDot construction begins at Loop 281 and Pine Tree Rd.

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TxDot will start construction at the intersection of Loop 281 and Pine Tree Rd. on Monday, January 16, 2017.  Barricades will reduce all approaches to one lane traffic in each direction through the traffic signal.  We suggest alternate r...

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Posted on: January 12, 2017

Longview to conduct Amphitheater feasibility study

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Longview Economic Development Corporation, in conjunction with City of Longview staff, is researching the feasibility of an outdoor amphitheater along the Interstate 20 corridor to serve as a concert and entertainment venue for the East Texas area. A cons...

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Posted on: December 20, 2016

Veterans Plaza finds home at Teague Park, Donations still needed

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As result of a public private partnership between the City of Longview and the nonprofit, Veterans Recognition Foundation, Longview's Teague Park is now home to a Veterans Plaza honoring the service and sacrifice of veterans and their families. Located on...

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Posted on: October 3, 2016

Cotton Street will be Reduced to One-way traffic (Green to Mobberly)

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Cotton Street will be reduced to one-way traffic from Green Street and Mobberly Avenue starting October 6, 2016. The purpose of the project is to replace deteriorated utilities and pavement; and add sidewalks.

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