Posts in Category: Community Protection Division

Valdosta Celebrates Georgia Cities Week 2017 

Variety of events planned to celebrate city life
The City of Valdosta will celebrate Georgia Cities Week, April 23-29, with a variety of events throughout the week. The theme this year is “Cities in the Mix,” which spotlights Valdosta’s important role in creating community gathering spaces and... read more
 

James Dean Honored as January 2017 Employee of the Month 

IN PHOTO: Assistant City Manager Mark Barber, City Marshal James Dean and Mayor John Gayle. Valdosta Mayor John Gayle and Assistant City Manager Mark Barber honored City Marshal James Dean as the January 2017 Employee of the Month at the Jan. 5... read more
 
Posted by Sementha Mathews Wednesday, February 8, 2017 10:12:00 AM Categories: Community Protection Division Press Release Public Information

City Observes National Public Works Week, May 16-20 

The City of Valdosta will observe National Public Works Week, on May 16-20, with a variety of activities that will highlight the services provided by the staff of the city’s Public Works Department. The national observance, sponsored by the... read more
 
Posted by Sementha Mathews Friday, May 13, 2016 8:42:00 PM Categories: Community Protection Division Press Release Public Information Public Works

Second Bi-Annual Trash Amnesty Day Positively Impacts City Neighborhoods 

The City of Valdosta’s Neighborhood Development Division hosted its second city-wide Bulk Trash Amnesty Day on April 23, which resulted in the collection of more than 40 tons of trash—nearly four times what was collected at the first Bulk Trash... read more
 
Posted by Sementha Mathews Wednesday, April 27, 2016 5:33:00 PM Categories: Community Protection Division Environmental Neighborhood Development Press Release Public Information Public Works

City Hosts Spring Cleanup Events, April 23 

Citizens urged to clean in and around properties
Spring is the time of year when citizens typically take advantage of the warmer weather to complete several spring cleaning chores around their homes. The City of Valdosta offers two free events this weekend that will provide free opportunities to... read more
 

Caring For Our City 

One of the civic responsibilities we all share is keeping our city attractive and well maintained. In recent years, we have received an increasing number of citizen complaints about overgrown lots in neighborhoods and general lack of maintenance of... read more
 
Posted by Sementha Mathews Friday, April 1, 2016 3:44:00 PM Categories: Community Protection Division Environmental Press Release Public Information Public Works

City Cuts Ribbon on CDBG Reconstructed Myrtle Street Home 

IN PHOTO: Homeowner Roosevelt Moore (center) surrounded by (l-r) Neighborhood Development Assistant Sarah Lowe, Gloria Moore Wright (Sister to homeowner), Rehab Construction Coordinator Richard Joyner, City Marshal James Dean, Dorothy Moore... read more
 
Posted by Sementha Mathews Tuesday, March 29, 2016 4:46:00 PM Categories: Community Protection Division Neighborhood Development Press Release Public Information

New Sanitation Schedule Improves Efficiency of City Service 

The City of Valdosta Public Works Department is communicating an important message to its customers over the next few weeks concerning a change in the sanitation services schedule that will impact the service pickup dates for approximately one-third ... read more
 

Valdosta Citizen Engagement App Provides Convenient, Quick and Quality Service 

The new Valdosta Click ‘N Fix app makes it easier than ever before for citizens to report non-emergency issues to city staff. Powered by SeeClickFix, the user-friendly tool allows residents to request city departmental services and to report quality ... read more