Tag Archive: City of Longview

May 29 2013

Hot dog, it’s the Fourth of July: Fireworks show adds concert, festival, hot dog eating contest

Longview’s annual 4th of July Fireworks and Freedom Celebration is expanding this year to include a concert and festival with activities for the whole family throughout the day. The event is scheduled for Thursday, July 4, 2013, at the Maude Cobb Convention and Activity Complex. Activities throughout the day include amusement rides, a hot dog …

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May 03 2013

Longview recognizes history as train town

In coordination with Union Pacific Railroad, a presentation will be held to recognize Longview as a “Train Town USA” city. The ceremony will take place at 2:00 p.m., Friday, May 3, at the Longview Train Depot, 903 Pacific Avenue. The celebration is part of Union Pacific’s 150th Anniversary. Longview’s history is directly tied to the …

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May 02 2013

Voters decide

The next City of Longview Election will be Saturday, May 11, 2013. Voters from Districts 5 and 6 will elect council members, and voters from all districts will decide three propositions. For City Council, Richard Manley is running unopposed in District 5, and Sidney Allen is running unopposed in District 6. Voters from all districts …

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Apr 18 2013

Landlord workshop slated

This month commemorates the 45th anniversary of the Fair Housing Act and its promise of equal housing for all Americans. President Lyndon B. Johnson signed the Fair Housing Act into law on April 11, 1968, one week after the assassination of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. In observance of this landmark legislation, the City of …

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Apr 16 2013

City To Host Walk

City of Longview, Partners in Prevention’s East Texas Anti-Trafficking Team, will host a Walk a Mile in Her Shoes® event at noon, on Thursday, April 25. The event will take place at the Longview Mall Center Court, 3500 McCann Rd. The international campaign is a playful way to draw attention to the serious issue of …

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Apr 13 2013

McCall to keynote

Dr. Miles McCall will be the keynote speaker at the Longview Chamber of Commerce Small Business Awards Luncheon and Leadership Longview graduation April 30 at the Maude Cobb Convention and Activity Center. McCall is an innovative professional consultant and speaker and is founder of Generational Leadership.com, which works with businesses and organizations in an attempt …

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Apr 09 2013

City to host career fair

The City of Longview will host a Career Fair, Wednesday, April 10, 4-7pm, at the Maude Cobb Convention and Activity Center, 100 Grand Blvd. The event will showcase careers available with the City of Longview from police officers to firefighters to public works and more. City departments will have information about current job openings as …

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Mar 25 2013

City offices closed

City of Longview offices will be closed Friday, March 29 in observance of Good Friday. All City of Longview offices will resume regular business hours Monday, April 1. However, garbage collection will remain on regular schedule on Friday. The Compost Site will be closed Friday, March 29, but will be open Saturday, March 31. The …

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