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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

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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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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 23, 2020

Weekend Structure Fires

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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

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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

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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?

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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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