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TOWN HALL & COMMUNITY DINNER

TOWN HALL & COMMUNITY DINNER

A community event to discuss prescription and other substance abuse in our communities.

The "What-if.." Coalition headed by Cowlitz County Sheriff Mark Nelson, welcomes the public to attend a Town Hall Meeting and Community Dinner to discuss substance abuse in our communities.

Speakers include Lindsey Worley, Castle Rock Middle School/High School, Cristina Duvall, Choice Wellness Pharmacist, and Mark Nelson, Cowlitz County Sheriff followed by Q&A session.

Hope Project: For the new year, practice self-care!

HAPPY NEW YEAR!

Determination of severe weather event concluded

Determination of severe weather event concluded

City Manager Dave Campbell has determined that the severe weather event designated on December 30 has concluded. The weather forecast now indicates that low temperatures in Longview will be consistently above freezing (32 degrees) for the next few days. 

One emergency shelter had obtained a temporary use permit to operate during this event – for the Love Overwhelming building at 618 14th Avenue – and pursuant to LMC 7.30, they may continue to provide emergency shelter services for up to but not beyond two more days.

Kelso Youth Baseball – Now looking for two Concession Managers

Kelso Youth Baseball – Now looking for two Concession Managers

This position will work with the Kelso Youth Baseball E-board to start up the concession stands and the profit will be split with 60% going to Kelso Youth Baseball and 40% going to the concession manager. This position runs from March until Mid-July.

January Koth Gallery Show at Longview Public Library

January Koth Gallery Show at Longview Public Library

The Koth Memorial Gallery at Longview Public Library will be displaying a variety of artwork created by Lower Columbia College art students from January 4 through January 31. LCC students and staff will also host a reception for this show on January 25, from 3:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. in the Koth Gallery.

Contact Daniel at Longview Public Library at 360.442.5307 for more information about the Koth Memorial Gallery at Longview Public Library.

Sign up for HealthLinks today! A FREE Workplace Wellness Program

Sign up for HealthLinks today! A FREE Workplace Wellness Program

Contact Yasmina Aknin or Lauren Henricksen with the Health Communities Team at the Cowlitz County Health Department at 360-414-5599 or akniny@co.cowlitz.wa.us or henricksenl@co.cowlitz.wa.us

A FREE Welness Consultant works with your employee committee for 6 to 12 months to:

Longview Public Library Call for 2-D Artwork

Longview Public Library Call for 2-D Artwork

Longview Public Library is putting out a call for original 2-D artwork for our 2018 Juried Show. Residents of Washington and Oregon, who are at least 18 years old, can submit artwork created after January 1st, 2018 for a chance to be in the May 2018 Juried Show exhibition and win a prize! The theme this year is “Bridges” and the deadline to submit artwork is April 6th, 2018. There’s no entry fee, and we will accept one submission per artist.

City of Longview Info Weekly

Important Fireworks Information

The City of Longview has approved two Fireworks Retail locations for the upcoming New Year celebration.

The two permitted stands are located at:
Walmart
540 7th Ave,
Longview, WA

Safeway
2930 Ocean Beach Hwy
Longview, WA

The approved stands are allowed to sell Fireworks starting December 27th through December 31from 12:00p.m. to 11:00 p.m..

Determination of severe weather event

Determination of severe weather event

Pursuant to Ordinance No. 3357 codified as LMC 7.30, Severe Weather Shelters, City Manager Dave Campbell has determined that a severe weather event is imminent based on forecasted cold weather conditions beginning Saturday night, December 30. Low temperatures in the Longview area are currently predicted to be at or below 32 degrees beginning that night and for the next few days.

NOTICE OF 2018 REGULAR MEETING SCHEDULE PUBLIC UTILITY DISTRICT NO. 1 OF COWLITZ COUNTY, WASHINGTON

NOTICE OF 2018 REGULAR MEETING SCHEDULE

PUBLIC UTILITY DISTRICT NO. 1 OF COWLITZ COUNTY, WASHINGTON

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the Board of Commissioners of Public Utility District No. 1 of Cowlitz County, Washington, will hold regular Board meetings on the second and fourth Tuesday of each month at 2:00 p.m. through 2018 in the John Searing Auditorium, 961 – 12th Avenue, Longview.

GIVEN this 27th day of December, 2017.                                                               

Dena Diamond-Ott, President

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