Posted on: October 19, 2016

New Traffic Signal at Fourth Street and US 259

Yellow Traffic Light

Beginning Monday, October 24, 2016, a new traffic signal will begin operating at Fourth Street and Eastman Road (US 259). It will be flashing yellow until October 31, 2016, at which point it will become a fully operational traffic signal. Please use cauti...Read on...

Posted on: October 18, 2016

Street Closures for Rockers, Riders and Ribs

Road Closed

The Longview News-Journal is presenting a new event in Downtown Longview, Saturday, October 22, 2016. Rockers, Riders and Ribs will begin set – up on Friday, October 21, 2016 at 5:00 p.m. Several downtown streets will be closed to vehicular traffic begi...Read on...

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Posted on: October 14, 2016

Three Glass Recycling Locations Added


The City of Longview has partnered with local businesses to add three more locations for glass recycling for a total of six drop-off locations. The new locations bring glass recycling to Hometown Hardware on Heritage Boulevard, Lowes on Fourth Street, and...Read on...

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Posted on: October 14, 2016

Veterans Tribute Celebration and Dedication of the Vietnam Wall

Vet Wall

Please attend a celebration and Vietnam Wall Dedication at noon on Nov. 5, 2016 at Teague Park, 1234 East Park Lane, Longview, Texas.

Activities are scheduled to begin at noon with free refreshments, band concerts by local high school bands, and open m...Read on...

Posted on: October 11, 2016

Emergency Medical Services Subscription Program Enrolling Now


Enrollment is open for the Emergency Medical Services Subscription Program. Enrollment and renewal periods for program run from October 1st – December 31st annually for the subsequent year.

The City of Longview through the EMS provided by the Fire Depa...Read on...

Posted on: October 6, 2016

District 5 Town Meeting Scheduled for Oct. 25

David Wright

District 5 Councilman David Wright has called a Town Meeting for 7 p.m., Tuesday, October 25, at Judson Middle School, 5745 Judson Road, Longview.

The meeting is intended to be an informal opportunity to interact with the District 5 council member. U...Read on...

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Posted on: October 4, 2016

Train yard dog gets new grave marker 64 years later

Crip memorial

Almost 64 years ago, a group of East Texas railroad workers gathered to bury Crip, a dog that became a beloved fixture at the train depot after a railroad telegraph operator saved him. On Oct. 14, the anniversary of Crip’s death, Longview will recognize h...Read on...

Posted on: October 3, 2016

Call for Photos for 2017 City of Longview Calendar


The City of Longview is once again inviting residents to submit photos of life in Longview and East Texas. Submitted photos may be used for the City of Longview’s 2017 Calendar of Events and Services as well as for other projects.

“Selecting the photo...Read on...

Posted on: October 3, 2016

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


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.

Drivers wishing to travel west between M...Read on...

Posted on: September 13, 2016

Judge amends order for former nursing home facility

City of Longview news

City of Longview Municipal Court Judge Larry Merriman has granted an extension for repairs to be made to the former Eden Specialty Care nursing home facility. The extension provides the owners until December 31, 2016, to address any and all building, mec...Read on...

Posted on: September 1, 2016

Water Utilities customers may see one-time adjustment

Couple doing bills

City of Longview Water Utilities customers may see a one-time only adjustment on their September bills as either a charge or credit. The adjustment comes as the City of Longview completes a utility billing cycle realignment project in which the meter read...Read on...

Posted on: August 25, 2016

Longview Police Roll Out New Mapping System for Citizens


On Thursday, August 25, 2016 the Longview Police Department will begin offering its citizens another way to interact with the Police Department. The Police Department has purchased a new mapping program from Geographic Technologies Group. This new softwa...Read on...

Posted on: August 5, 2016

City Manager's Budget Presentation

Budget presentation

The City Manager's budget presentation was presented at the July 28, 2016 Longview City Council meeting. The budget helps to develop and communicate the City’s service, policy, operations, and financial plans. The budget concentrates on the goals set by t...Read on...

City Manager's Budget Presentation FY16-17
Posted on: July 20, 2016

Longview Animal Care & Adoption Center Ribbon Cutting


The Longview Animal Care and Adoption Center celebrated with a ribbon cutting at 10 a.m. on Wednesday, July 20, 2016 at the new H.G. Mosley facility. Mayor Andy Mack spoke about marking a monumental change in how Longview and Gregg County care for animals...Read on...

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Posted on: July 18, 2016

Accessible Swings at Longview Parks

Swing for park

We have many wonderful parks in Longview and Mayor Andy Mack would like to see ALL of our children have the opportunity to enjoy the parks – even those in wheelchairs. Would you be willing to support an endeavor to equip some parks in Longview with access...Read on...

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