The City of Valdosta Fiscal Year 2018 Budget was approved by the Mayor and City Council at their June 22 City Council meeting. The budget was presented to the council as a balanced budget, as required by the City Charter, importantly with no... read more
Thursday, June 22, 2017 6:58:00 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
Valdosta Mayor Pro Tem Alvin Payton Jr. and Public Works Director Richard Hardy honored Crew Leader Robert Hamilton, Crew Leader Harry Bowdren and Maintenance Worker C.W. Shaw as the May 2017 Employees of the Month at the May 11 City Council... read more
Thursday, May 18, 2017 4:15:00 PM
Quick Fact: Last year, the Public Works Department collected 1,092 tons of recyclables materials, in addition to 29,011 tons of solid waste, 10,497 tons of yard trash, 15,751 special pickups, and 31,833 pounds of electronics from the city's two... read more
Thursday, May 18, 2017 2:12:00 PM
April 23-29, 2017
Monday, April 24, 2017 10:16:00 AM
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
Thursday, April 13, 2017 12:39:00 PM
More than half a million pounds of electronics recycled since 2006
The City of Valdosta, in partnership with Keep Lowndes/Valdosta Beautiful (KLVB) and Atlanta Recycling Solutions, will host a Spring Electronics Recycling Event on Saturday, April 8, from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m., in the Mathis Auditorium parking lot, at... read more
Friday, April 7, 2017 10:48:00 AM
The City of Valdosta will be closed on Friday, April 14 in observance of Good Friday.
The Sanitation Division will collect residential garbage only on Friday, April 14. Sanitation customers who normally have their sanitation collected on Fridays... read more
Thursday, April 6, 2017 12:42:00 PM
In addition to responding to storm-related issues throughout the city, City of Valdosta department personnel were also some of the first responders on scene following the tragic tornado that hit Cook County on Jan. 22.
Valdosta Police Department ... read more
Sunday, January 22, 2017 4:21:00 PM