Veteran Nursing Home Bid in Longview

A site has been announced for a proposed veterans nursing home in the Longview area. The city is proposing a 12 acre site for a veterans facility to be located at a track on Highway 259 at the Northeast corner of Loop 281. 3 veterans facilities will be awarded by the state over the next 4 years. An anonymous donor has offered the land contingent upon the city being selected for the site. The city must submit a proposal to the state by October first.