Outside Agency Request

Funding Applications Available through the City of Longview’s 2021 to 2022 Budget Process

The City of Longview is taking applications for the funding of projects that support or maintain tourism in Longview. An example of projects that qualify might include but are not limited to festivals or events, advertising brochures, etc. The deadline for submitting an application is 6 p.m. on Wednesday, July 15, 2020 (please note the new deadline date).

Applications

An application can be downloaded here. If you are unable to print an application, you may call the Executive Office at 360-442-5004 and request one be mailed to you. Completed applications must be mailed to:
City of Longview
P.O. Box 128
Longview, WA 98632

Completed applications can also be deposited in the utility payment box near the postal boxes in the Broadway median across from City Hall.

Budget Process

Requests for outside agency funding are normally made during the budget process. Included in the Request for Funding packet is an informational sheet highlighting the steps utilized for outside agency requests. It includes the method for submitting a request and the process after council considers the request.

Request for Funding

The request for funding application should clearly state the amount of support needed for each year of the biennial budget on the application (example: $2,000 in the year 2021 and $2,000 for the year 2022). All requests for funding will be evaluated according to the availability of funds. Requests that meet the criteria for tourism funds will then be prioritized according to its benefit to citizens of Longview most directly, it’s meeting the human needs of the people as a whole, and its promotion of Longview.

Successful applicants will be notified in writing if they are selected to receive tourism funds.