The City of Valdosta will resurface 5.44 miles of city streets using funds provided by the Georgia Department of Transportation (GDOT) Local Maintenance and Improvement Grant (LMIG) and SPLOST VII, beginning Monday April 30, weather permitting.
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Tuesday, April 17, 2018 9:12:00 AM
Beginning Monday April 23, weather permitting, the City of Valdosta will construct 1,200 feet of new sidewalk on the east side of N. Lee Street. The limits are E. Gordon Street and the Ora Lee West Homes. Funds are provided by the Georgia Department ... read more
Tuesday, April 17, 2018 9:07:00 AM
The City of Valdosta Engineering Department will close Cherry Creek Road from S. Lakeshore Drive to Orr Road, from April 3-6, for road and bridge repairs. The repair work involves correcting some natural shifting on the south side of the Cherry... read more
Thursday, March 29, 2018 4:25:00 PM
The City of Valdosta has proposed some improvements to the intersection at Baytree Road and Norman Drive that will positively impact traffic in one of the busiest areas of the city. The work is expected to be accomplished on Tuesday, April 10, and... read more
Friday, March 23, 2018 2:28:00 PM
The City of Valdosta and the Engineering Department will observe National Engineers Week, Feb. 18-24, to highlight the various engineers in the community, encourage local students to pursue prospective careers, and recognize how city engineers... read more
Friday, February 16, 2018 11:26:00 AM
A brief proclamation event led by Mayor John Gayle on Feb. 12 kicked off a weeklong series of events declaring the positive impact that trees and landscapes make on our city's economic, environmental, safety, social, and overall well-being. View ... read more
Monday, February 12, 2018 3:02:00 PM
City celebrates 32 years as a Tree City USA Community
View 2018 Arbor Week Schedule of Events.
The City of Valdosta and the Valdosta Tree Commission will celebrate Arbor Week from Feb. 12-16 to highlight the natural beauty of trees and our community's commitment to caring for them.
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Wednesday, February 7, 2018 11:39:00 AM
The City of Valdosta advises its residents and businesses to turn off their automatic sprinkler systems today in expectation of the near freezing temperatures expected overnight and early tomorrow morning.
When temperatures fall below the... read more
Tuesday, January 16, 2018 3:08:00 PM
LOWNDES COUNTY EMA, Jan. 3, 2018--So many thanks to all of you for helping with communications today. It appears the precipitation is over and now we wait for road conditions to improve. Public Works and Utility crews across the community have been... read more
Wednesday, January 3, 2018 3:13:00 PM
City offers tips for safe streets and water systems
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Although South Georgia doesn’t maintain freezing temperatures throughout the winter season, there are spikes of low to... read more
Tuesday, January 2, 2018 6:05:00 PM