The City of Longview is extending the deadline for 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 new deadline for submitting an application is 6:00 p.m. on Wednesday, July 15, 2020.
An electronic version of the application can be obtained from the City’s website at https://www.mylongview.com/348/Outside-Agency-Request. If you are unable to print the application, you may call the Executive Office at 360.442.5004 to have one sent to you. Completed applications must be mailed to the City of Longview, PO Box 128, Longview, WA 98632, or dropped off in the utility payment drop box near the postal boxes on the Broadway Street median across from City Hall
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 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, its 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.