Tag Archive: City of Longview

Jun 22 2016

Freedom Celebration to Rock July 4th

It wouldn’t be the Fourth of July without a fantastic fireworks show and the city got you covered. The Fireworks and Freedom Celebration will be rocking Maude Cobb Convention and Activity Complex on July 4, with a free concert headlined by 10-time Grammy Award winning band, Asleep at the Wheel. Bring the whole family for …

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Nov 14 2013

Kicking off demolition: Transformation to take place

Many people, some living and others dead have waited for a long time to see this day come to Longview-equipping South Longview to become a destination. On Tuesday, Longview Economic Development Corporation (LEDCO) and the City of Longview gathered at the biggest eyesore sight in Longview, the old Holiday Inn on I-20 and Estes Parkway …

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Nov 08 2013

Fall trash bash

The City of Longview and Keep Longview Beautiful will host Longview Recycles Day and the Fall Trash Bash on Saturday, November 9, at the Sears parking lot of the Longview Mall, 3500 McCann Road. The events, held in conjunction with America Recycles Day, encourage residents to recycle unwanted items and volunteer to help clean the …

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Oct 08 2013

Love campaign: Keep Longview Beautiful, City announce campaign

Keep Longview Beautiful and the City of Longview Community Services and Sanitation Divisions are rolling out a new community challenge called LOVE Longview. Citizens are encouraged to make clean up, beautification and recycling efforts part of their workplace, family gatherings, civic meetings and community events. Keep Longview Beautiful Executive Director Kim Droege says the purpose …

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Oct 03 2013

Improvement talk

District 3 residents started arriving early at Broughton Community Center for the latest town hall meeting. Extra chairs had to be brought in for the bigger-than-expected crowd. These residents aired their concerns as District 3 Councilwoman Kasha Williams, and Mayor Jay Dean paid close attention and gave responses as needed. Jesse Bradley is not new …

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Sep 27 2013

District 3 Town Meeting scheduled October 1

Mayor Jay Dean and District 3 Councilwoman Kasha Williams have scheduled a Town Meeting for 7 p.m., Tuesday, October 1, at Broughton Recreation Center, 801 S. Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd. The District 5 Town Meeting hosted by Mayor Dean and Councilman Richard Manley, which was originally scheduled for October 1, will be rescheduled to …

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Aug 09 2013

West Nile in Longview area

Longview Environmental Health officials are encouraging residents to exercise precaution following a report of the first positive case of West Nile in Longview in 2013. In response, the city will conduct mosquito spraying during early morning hours in the area surrounding the 300 block of Erskine Drive. In addition, city staff are distributing informational placards …

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Jul 24 2013

Dogging it for the 4th

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Dale Lessenberry Longview Cable market place coordinator bragged on Michael Santellano, a coworker and contestant at the City of Longview July the 4th Media Hot Dog Eating contest. “He is pre-qualified,” Lessenberry said. “He ate 10 hot dogs in 24 minutes and 14 seconds.” However, Richard Yeakley of Longview News Journal demolished Santellano’s qualifications when …

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