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Posted on: May 28, 2020

Annual July 4 Fireworks Show Back On

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A generous anonymous donor has agreed to support the best-in-East Texas fireworks portion of the City of Longview’s annual Fireworks and Freedom Celebration after the City announced its cancellation on Thursday, May 28. The event will continue a...

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Posted on: May 27, 2020

Longview Swim Center to Open June 6 with Restrictions

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The Longview Parks and Recreation Department will open the Longview Swim Center with new rules and hours beginning Saturday, June 6. Changes to normal operations include capacity limitations, hygiene guidelines, and adjusted hours to allow additional clea...

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Posted on: May 27, 2020

City Revises Recycling Program

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The City of Longview Sanitation division and recycling program are dedicated to reducing the amount of waste produced by our community, extending the life of our local landfill, and protecting our environment.  To help ensure the continued life a...

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Posted on: May 14, 2020

Parks Reopens Recreation Center and Seeks Lifeguards

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The City of Longview Parks and Recreation Department is making preparations to reopen some services with restrictions. Paula Martin Jones Recreation Center will reopen on Monday, May 18.  Also, lifeguard training classes will resume next week in ...

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Posted on: May 13, 2020

Longview Main Street Program Receives National Accreditation

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The Texas Historical Commission (THC) has recognized Longview for successful annual progress as a designated Main Street community, one of 74 to be recognized this year. Local programs are annually recognized for National Accreditation through Main Street...

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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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