VLPRA, June 22, 2017—
The Valdosta-Lowndes County Parks & Recreation Authority (VLPRA) is hosting South Georgia’s largest fireworks show on Independence Day. The annual Fireworks Spectacular will be held on Tuesday, July 4 at nightfall... read more
Thursday, June 22, 2017 2:47:00 PM
Youth built this handicap ramp on a Valdosta home during the 2016 workcamp event.
The City of Valdosta will welcome approximately 136 youth and adult volunteers from Group Cares non-profit ministry partner of Group Publishing. These... read more
Wednesday, June 21, 2017 8:50:00 AM
The City of Valdosta has seven vacancies on two local boards for which they are seeking community-minded people to apply.
In accordance with its Appointment Policy and to make the public aware of these volunteer opportunities to serve their... read more
Tuesday, June 20, 2017 4:49:00 PM
Beginning Wednesday, June 21, N. Lee Street will be closed between E. Jane Street and E. Brookwood Drive for the replacement of a sewer main in that area. The small section of road is expected to be closed to traffic for an estimated 2-3 weeks... read more
Tuesday, June 20, 2017 3:30:00 PM
The Valdosta Fire Department (VFD) will host its fourth annual Citizens Fire Academy designed to educate the residential and business communities about the services provided by the VFD, to increase fire and life safety awareness and to establish... read more
Thursday, June 15, 2017 11:58:00 AM
Event to raise awareness of community resources for people with disabilities
People with disabilities, as well as those who care for people with disabilities, will soon have the opportunity to browse local resources at a free event sponsored by the Valdosta Mayor's Council for Persons with Disabilities (MCPD). The 2017 South ... read more
Thursday, June 8, 2017 1:57:00 PM
Georgia Department of Transportation News Release
A change is coming Tuesday, May 30 to the intersection of North Ashley Street and Woodrow Wilson Drive as a flashing yellow arrow signal replaces the old five-section signal.
View Fashing-Arrow Video
The signal will no doubt be familiar to... read more
Friday, May 26, 2017 1:41:00 PM
2017 Historic Preservation Award winners
The City of Valdosta honored the 2017 Preservation Award winners at the May 25 City Council Meeting, as part of the city’s observance of National Historic Preservation Month. The 9th annual awards... read more
Thursday, May 25, 2017 6:44:00 PM
Crowd gathered in Mathis Auditorium to show appreciation for the Public Works Department personnel.
The 105 employees of the Public Works Department gathered at Mathis Auditorium on Wednesday, May 24, to be publicly recognized by city... read more
Wednesday, May 24, 2017 5:48:00 PM
The City of Valdosta will be closed on Monday, May 29 in observance of Memorial Day.
The Sanitation Division will collect residential garbage only on Monday, May 29. Citizens who normally have their sanitation collected on Mondays should place... read more
Monday, May 22, 2017 3:16:00 PM