Outside Agency Request

Funding Applications Available through the City of Longview’s 2019 to 2020 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 Monday, June 25, 2018.

Applications

An application may be requested at the Executive Office on the second floor of Longview City Hall, or by calling 360-442-5004. In addition, an electronic version (DOC) can be obtained from the City’s website. Completed applications must be mailed to the:
City of Longview
P.O. Box 128
Longview, WA 98632

It can also be hand-delivered to the Executive Office on the second floor of City Hall at:
1525 Broadway Street
Longview, WA 98632

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 (DOC) should clearly state the amount of support needed for each year of the biennial budget on the application (example: $2,000 in the year 2019 and $2,000 for the year 2020). All requests for funding will be evaluated according to the availability of funds. Any request that meets 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.