It is the mission of the City of Longview to develop and implement strategies that protect and improve the quality of life in our community. In doing so, we strive to deliver services in a cost-effective manner and within an acceptable level of risk.


Our vision of Longview requires forward-thinking leadership that creates an environment for excellence within the organization and promotes inclusiveness within the community.

At the October 12 City Council meeting, the Salvation Army presented an update on Hope Village, highlighting some testimonies and success stories. It was an uplifting and encouraging presentation with worthwhile dialogue answering some of the questions and dispelling rumors about Hope Village. View the entire summary and Q&A here:
HOPE Village Summary City Council Meeting 10-12-23

Salvation Army presentation: HOPE Village Presentation - 10-12-23

To view the presentation during the Council meeting, watch the KLTV recording and forward to 2:45:25 into the meeting: