City Council finalizes May election
Longview — Voters will decide on citywide beer and wine sales for Longview and candidacy requirements to run for office when they cast their ballot May 11.
The Longview City Council placed two city-wide elections on the May ballot Thursday. The first is a local option election to allow “beer and wine sales for off-premise consumption,” and the second to require a $100 filing fee or 25 signatures to apply to run for office and an increased residency requirement.
The alcohol proposition was called after the signatures of more than 5,300 Longview voters on petitions were verified by City Secretary Shelly Ballinger.
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