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United Way Campaign - One Week Left to Reach Our Goal!

United Way Campaign - One Week Left

Please help us reach our goal by March 30!

82.2% of $575,000 goal

There are numerous options to help us before March 30th:

Visit our secure website and donate: www.cowlitzunitedway.org

Mail a check OR we can pick up a check: 1338 Commerce Avenue, Suite 206, Longview, WA 98632

You can fill out a pledge form and get billed quarterly, starting in April

Contact us at 360-423-5320 or bfisher@cowlitzunitedway.org

Free Tickets to Local Plays and Performances Ready for Check Out on April 3!

Free Tickets to Local Plays and Performances Ready for Check Out on April 3!

Addressing Washington’s skilled worker gap

Addressing Washington’s skilled worker gap

By Mike Richards, Lens
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March 19, 2018
   

With an aging workforce and new jobs appearing weekly across the state, one thing is clear: Washington needs to double down on preparing to fill close to 740,000 skilled job positions by 2021 or risk leaving them open – and allowing the need for the services they provide to go unmet.

Cowlitz Clean Waters 2018 Student “Solutions to Stormwater Pollution” video contest

Cowlitz Clean Waters 2018 Student “Solutions to Stormwater Pollution” video contest

Applications being accepted for CDID Advisory Committee

Applications being accepted for CDID Advisory Committee
The purpose of the Consolidated Diking Improvement District (CDID) #1 Advisory
Committee is to advise the Board of Supervisors of items, issues, planning, and financing of
the District as outlined and/or approved by the Board of Supervisors. The membership is
comprised of nine committee positions that are held by local government officials,
representatives from local businesses, and community members who have a vested interest in,

This Week at the Lodge ...

This week at the lodge…

Monday

League Pool

 

Tuesday

Bingo @ 6:00

Progressive Bingo is $426 with 10 numbers

Queen of Hearts is $345 with 50 cards

Kitchen will be open @ 5:00 serving tacos & taco salads.

 

Wednesday

Longview Senior Center benefit dance with Alvin Jones & Crystal Pool Revival

Admission $15, includes food

Doors @ 6:00, Music @ 7:00

 

Thursday

Bingo @ 6:00

Progressive Bingo

Rotary Club of Kelso seeks grant requests from nonprofits

Rotary Club of Kelso seeks grant requests from nonprofits

Rotary Club of Kelso is seeking grant requests from local nonprofit organizations. For information about the grant program, nonprofits are directed to www.kelsorotary.org where they may download a grant application form and instructions.

Water System Flushing Scheduled Area #2

Water System Flushing Scheduled Area #2
The City of Longview’s utility crews will be flushing water mains in the area between 33rd
Avenue and Nichols Boulevard from Ocean Beach Highway to Washington Way beginning
Monday, March 19 to Thursday, March 22. Work will begin at 7:00 p.m. and end by 11:00
p.m. each night. Advisory signs will be posted in the area.
Flushing may stir up sediment that can enter residential plumbing. Residents should refrain

Lodging Tax Advisory Committee – Special Meeting

Lodging Tax Advisory Committee – Special Meeting
The City of Kelso’s Lodging Tax Advisory Committee will be holding a Special Meeting on Monday, March 19th at 3:00 p.m. in City Council Chambers at City Hall 203 S. Pacific Ave, Kelso, to discuss new requests for funding in the 2018 budget year.
Lodging Tax Funds are available for agencies and events that will promote tourism and encourage participants to sample the hospitality of the citizens and businesses of our area.
Please contact the City Manager’s office at 360-577-3301 with questions.
 

Longview City Info Weekly

Route 31 Service Change

We have been working hard recruiting and training drivers, and it is paying off! RCT is happy to say that we are able to put another Route 31 bus back in service. Starting Monday, March 19, Route 31 will again run every 30 minutes on weekdays from 10 a.m. until 6 p.m. See our updated route map for departure times.

 

Free Facebook Class at the Longview Library

Longview Public Library is pleased to offer a free How to Use Facebook class led by Josh Carter March 23 from 2:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.

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