City of Longview News

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Posted on: August 25, 2015

Texas Parks and Wildlife $400,000 grant awarded to KLB to build The Green

Keep Longview Beautiful

Contact: Keep Longview Beautiful
Kim Casey Droege, Executive Director
903-212-4klb (4552)
[email protected]
KeepLongviewBeautiful.org
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Posted on: August 21, 2015

Fenton Road reduced to one way traffic

Road Work

(Longview, TX) Beginning Tuesday, August 25, 2015, Fenton Road will be reduced to one-way travel and one lane of traffic. The closure will be intermittent and is expected to continue for an extended period.

Through traffic will be allowed to travel al...Read on...

Posted on: August 10, 2015

Mike Bishop sworn in as new Police Chief

Mike Bishop, Longview Police

Mike Bishop has been named the Longview Police Chief. Since he first joined the Longview Police Department in 1989, Bishop has served in a variety of capacities including serving as Assistant Chief since 2011 and briefly servicing as Interim Chief followi...Read on...

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Posted on: August 10, 2015

November 3 election to consider Hinsley Park

Hinsley Park Arial Shot

City of Longview voters will consider the following proposition on November 3, 2015:

“For or Against removing the “park” designation from Hinsley Park, thus authorizing the sale of said land or its use for other purposes.”

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Posted on: July 16, 2015

National Night Out

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All Longview and Gregg County residents are encouraged to participate by hosting a NNO party in their neighborhood. The parties are designed to promote neighborhood alliances that strengthen our communities and preserve the quality of life in East Texas....Read on...

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Posted on: July 10, 2015

Akin Park Trail Closed for Improvements

Work Zone

(Longview, TX) Akin Park Trail will be temporarily closed for a trail reconstruction project between Delwood Drive and Eden Drive for approximately forty-five to sixty days. Barricades will be placed in the area to prohibit use while improvements are bei...Read on...

Posted on: May 4, 2015

Fire Chief encourages continued preparedness for severe weather

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(Longview, TX) In the aftermath of the tornado that caused damage in northeast Longview on April 9, Longview Fire(Longview, TX) In the aftermath of the tornado that caused damage in northeast Longview on April 9, Longview Fire Chief J.P. Steelman encourag...Read on...

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Posted on: May 15, 2015

Downtown Lane Closures on Fredonia and Tyler Streets

Lane closed

(Longview, TX) Portions of Fredonia Street and Tyler Street in Downtown Longview will be closed for approximately six months beginning at 9:00 a.m., Wednesday, May 27. The closures are related to the ongoing construction work at the R. Lacy Building at 2...Read on...

Posted on: February 18, 2015

Prescription Drug Drop Box Installed at Police Department

Prescription Drug Pills

Prescription Drug Drop Box Installed at Police Department

Prescription drug misuse, abuse and overdose are growing concerns across the nation and most prescription drug abusers say they get the medications from friends or family members. To help combat...Read on...

Posted on: February 9, 2015

Magnolia Lane Reduced to One Lane

Lane Closed Sign

(Longview, TX) Lane closures are scheduled to begin Monday, January 12, 2015, for the Magnolia Lane Widening Project between McCann and Judson Road. The purpose of the project is to widen the section of road from two lanes to four lanes. Traffic will be...Read on...

Posted on: February 9, 2015

Green Street Closed to Through Traffic

Road closed

(Longview, TX) Green Street will be closed between Cotton and Nelson Streets beginning Monday, October 13, 2014, for construction. The purpose of the project is to reconstruct the four lane section of road between Cotton and Young and replace utilities. ...Read on...