Posts From September, 2017

Painting the Town! 

Selected local artists and artist teams will be busy painting the town for the city’s second annual Dumpster Art public art project on Saturday, Sept. 23, beginning at 9 a.m. This project—a collaboration between the City of Valdosta, Valdosta Main... read more
 
Posted by Sementha Mathews Tuesday, September 19, 2017 12:25:00 PM Categories: Main Street Press Release Public Information Public Works

USAF 70th Birthday on Schedule for Sept. 16 

Irma hasn't wrecked our plans!
Irma has caused a lot of wreck across Florida and Georgia but she hasn’t wrecked the plans for the USAF 70th Birthday Community Celebration, scheduled for Saturday, Sept. 16, at Freedom Park. The community is invited to show their patriotism at... read more
 
Posted by Sementha Mathews Wednesday, September 13, 2017 3:33:00 PM Categories: Press Release Public Information

Cleaning Up After Irma 

City requests the patience of citizens during the enormous task
The City of Valdosta Public Works Department has all hands on deck to pick up the enormous amount of debris that was left behind by Tropical Storm Irma on Sept. 10-11. The city is requesting the patience of citizens as it employs all resources for... read more
 
Posted by Sementha Mathews Wednesday, September 13, 2017 2:15:00 PM Categories: Press Release Public Information Public Works

GSAR Team Deploys to Assist Camden County 

View video of deployment The Georgia Search and Rescue (GSAR) Task Force 2 team, managed by the Valdosta Fire Department, received orders on Sept. 12, at approximately 11 a.m., to deploy to Camden County to provide search and rescue support. A ... read more
 
Posted by Sementha Mathews Tuesday, September 12, 2017 5:34:00 PM Categories: Fire Press Release Public Information

Valdosta's Post-Storm Sanitation Schedule Announced 

The City of Valdosta Public Works Department will resume sanitation services on Tuesday, Sept. 12. The Sanitation Division will collect garbage and recyclables ONLY from Monday's route first, followed by Tuesday's route, until back on normal... read more
 
Posted by Sementha Mathews Monday, September 11, 2017 3:56:00 PM Categories: Press Release Public Information Public Works Sanitation Schedules

Safety Message from Valdosta Police Chief 

Valdosta Residents, Please help us help you Sunday night and Monday. Let's stay off the road as much as possible late Sunday night and all day Monday until the hurricane passes over us. We will have double the amount of officers on our streets... read more
 
Posted by Sementha Mathews Sunday, September 10, 2017 8:45:00 PM Categories: Engineering Fire Police Press Release Public Information Public Works Utilities

Forecast for Irma Remains Severe 

Lowndes County, Ga. – Lowndes County remains under a Hurricane Watch, this morning’s briefing from the National Weather Service did not indicate an improvement in forecast conditions. The current forecast from the National Weather Service indicates... read more
 
Posted by Sementha Mathews Sunday, September 10, 2017 2:41:00 PM Categories: Press Release Public Information

List of Shelters in Community 

The following is a list of shelters that are currently open or will be open soon. We appreciate the hospitality of those who are serving others during this great time of need. Crosspointe Church, 4100 N Valdosta Rd, Valdosta– FULL Park... read more
 
Posted by Sementha Mathews Sunday, September 10, 2017 12:07:00 PM Categories: Fire Neighborhood Development Police Press Release Public Information Public Works Utilities

Mathis Auditorium Opens as Good Samaritan Shelter 

The City of Valdosta will open Mathis Auditorium, 2300 North Ashley Street, as a Good Samaritan shelter on Sunday, Sept. 10, at 4 p.m., to shelter those who live in mobile homes, RVs or less-safe housing and need a place to weather the... read more
 
Posted by Sementha Mathews Sunday, September 10, 2017 11:51:00 AM Categories: Fire Police Press Release Public Information Public Works

Forecast Indicates Extremely Dangerous Conditions 

Lowndes County, Georgia – Lowndes County is officially under a Hurricane Watch. The current forecast from the National Weather Service indicates extremely dangerous conditions to include: Peak Wind Forecast: up to 80 mph sustained with gusts... read more
 
Posted by Sementha Mathews Sunday, September 10, 2017 2:48:00 AM Categories: City Council Engineering Fire Police Press Release Public Information Public Works Utilities
Page 1 of 2 1 2 > >>