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Mayor of Longview delivers state of the city address

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(KYTX) - Longview Mayor Jay Dean delivered his state of the city address at Pinecrest Country Club today.

Dean outlined steps the city has made in the past year like moving forward on extending Fourth Street and Hawkins Parkway.

He also highlighted  a U.S. Bureau of Economic analysis report in which Longview ranked 20th in the nation for  growth to its gross domestic product.
     
Dean credits the good news to good comprehensive planning.

"We don't have to worry about people getting off track from where the community thinks we should be going," says Mayor Dean.

Dean is serving the second year of his third and final term as mayor.

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