Posts From July, 2016

VPD Rewards Youth  

Since the late 1990’s, the Valdosta Police Department with assistance from LODAC (Lowndes Drug Action Council, Inc) have put forth efforts to show gratitude for “exemplary kids” through the Generating Opportunities in Life For Each Resident (GOLFER) ... read more
 
Posted by Sementha Mathews Tuesday, July 19, 2016 5:07:00 PM Categories: Police Press Release Public Information

Local Citizens Honored at July 18 Photo Contest Reception 

Valdosta Mayor John Gayle will announce the winners of the 8th Annual Valdosta People’s Choice Photo Contest at an Awards Reception at the Annette Howell Turner Center for the Arts, on Monday, July 18, from 5 -7 p.m. Citizens spent the past... read more
 
Posted by Sementha Mathews Thursday, July 14, 2016 4:48:00 PM Categories: Press Release Public Information

Valdosta Firefighter Selected as GSFA Firefighter of the Year 

“I do what I do each day to help and show compassion to people,” said Valdosta Fire Department Firefighter Tangela Rowe, who is the recipient of the 2016 Georgia State Firefighters Association (GSFA) Firefighter of the Year award. Firefighter Rowe... read more
 
Posted by Sementha Mathews Thursday, July 14, 2016 4:42:00 PM Categories: Fire Press Release Public Information

City Cuts Ribbon on New Withlacoochee Wastewater Treatment Plant 

IN PHOTO (from left): Andy Thibodeau, Layne Heavy Civil; Jeff Lovell, Lovell Engineering Associates; John Waite, Withlacoochee Wastewater Treatment Plant Superintendent; Sandra Tooley City Councilwoman; Vivian Miller-Cody, City Councilwoman; Henry... read more
 
Posted by Sementha Mathews Tuesday, July 12, 2016 5:36:00 PM Categories: Press Release Public Information Utilities

City Begins Final Phase of Smoke Testing Program, July 11 

The City of Valdosta will begin the fourth and final phase of its Smoke Testing Program on July 11. Crews will spend the next 18-20 weeks smoke testing 120 miles of underground sewer lines that will identify and eliminate sources of stormwater... read more
 
Posted by Sementha Mathews Thursday, July 7, 2016 3:04:00 PM Categories: Press Release Public Information Utilities

Valdosta Receives 2016 National Main Street Accreditation 

Valdosta Main Street has been designated as an accredited 2016 Main Street America™ program for meeting rigorous performance standards set by the National Main Street Center. This year marks the 32nd consecutive year that the Valdosta Main Street... read more
 
Posted by Sementha Mathews Thursday, July 7, 2016 10:45:00 AM Categories: Main Street Press Release Public Information

Ten Board Vacancies Provide Opportunities for Citizens 

Valdosta citizens may participate in accomplishing the business of the city by serving on a variety of boards, commissions, authorities and advisory committees. Currently, the city has 10 vacancies for which they are seeking community-minded... read more
 
Posted by Sementha Mathews Thursday, July 7, 2016 10:43:00 AM Categories: Administration City Council Press Release Public Information

VFD Urges Citizens to Play it Safe this Fourth of July Holiday 

Citizens reminded of new fireworks legislation that limits hours of use
A recent change to Georgia’s fireworks legislation may curtail pre- and post-Independence Day celebrations. The Valdosta Fire Department seeks to remind citizens of the change that prohibits citizens from setting off fireworks before 10 a.m. and... read more
 
Posted by Sementha Mathews Friday, July 1, 2016 12:56:00 PM Categories: Fire Press Release Public Information
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