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Posted on: April 20, 2018

Rabies Risk from Bat Exposure

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Longview Animal Control is reminding residents to be cautious when encountering bats. So far in 2018, Longview Animal Control has responded to 17 calls for bat issues at various locations where human to animal exposure was confirmed. Of those 17 calls, 6 ...

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Posted on: April 12, 2018

Longview Bridges Out of Poverty to Host Viewing of Movie, “Same Kind of Different As Me.”

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Partners in Prevention’s Longview Bridges Out of Poverty will host a free viewing of the movie, “Same Kind of Different As Me”. This film is based on a true story of the development of an unlikely friendship between a volunte...

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City of Longview News
Posted on: April 12, 2018

Take-Back RX Drugs Day

Prescription Drugs

The City of Longview Partners in Prevention, Coalition for Drug-Free Youth has partnered with the Longview Police Department to implement a prescription drug take-back day this month. As part of an initiative to: reduce accessibility to opioids, establish...

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Posted on: April 11, 2018

District 3 Joint Town Meeting is May 3, 2018

District 3 Town Meeting Revised

District 3 Councilman Wray Wade has scheduled a Town Meeting in partnership with Shan Bauer, Longview Independent School District Trustee for District 5. The dual-purpose meeting will include opportunities to discuss issues related to the City of Longview...

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Posted on: April 5, 2018

Residents encouraged to serve on city boards

Serve on a board or commission

(Longview, TX) Longview City Council will soon begin their annual process of appointing new members to boards and committee, and residents are encouraged to submit their applications to be considered for the volunteer posts. Committee members advise the C...

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Posted on: March 27, 2018

Submit Photos for City of Longview Projects

Tulips in Longview

The City of Longview is inviting residents to once again submit photos of life in Longview and East Texas. Submitted photos may be used for the City of Longview’s print and digital media, LongviewTexas.gov, VisitLongviewTexas.com or other commun...

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City of Longview News
Posted on: March 7, 2018

Longview Main Street Program recommended for National Accreditation

Downtown Scene

The Texas Historical Commission (THC) will recommend Longview for successful annual progress as a designated Main Street community, one of 68 to be recognized this year.

The Texas Main Street Program (TMSP) began in 1981 as one of the first state coordinat...

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City of Longview News
Posted on: March 6, 2018

Sammy Kershaw to headline July 4 Fireworks and Freedom Celebration

Sammy Current Promo

City of Longview announced the entertainment lineup for the 2018 July 4 Fireworks and Freedom Celebration today. Sammy Kershaw will headline an outdoor free-to-the-public concert to be held just before the biggest fireworks show in East Texas. The Ray Joh...

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Posted on: February 27, 2018

Walk and Bike Longview survey results

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Longview, Texas – Throughout the fall of 2017, the Longview Metropolitan Planning Organization invited the public to give their input for Walk and Bike Longview, the region’s first bicycle and pedestrian plan. Residents provided feedback through in-person...

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