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
Tuesday, March 29, 2016 4:46:00 PM
Weekend Storm Causes Three Sanitary Sewer Overflows
On March 27, 2016, during routine inspections of the sewer system and following heavy holiday weekend rainfall that produced four inches of precipitation, the Utilities Department staff... read more
Monday, March 28, 2016 4:53:00 PM
The City of Valdosta will participate in the 2016 observance of National Community Development Week, March 28 – April 1, with a variety of events that highlight the city’s Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) program.
The CDBG program is a... read more
Thursday, March 24, 2016 10:08:00 AM
The Valdosta Fire Department has partnered with the Georgia Department of Labor to host a Public Safety Career Expo, on Tuesday, April 12, from 12-3 p.m., at Valdosta Fire Station No. 1. The event preps citizens who are interested in learning more... read more
Wednesday, March 23, 2016 8:29:00 AM
Four of the city newest Valdosta Firefighters will graduate from Recruit School on Thursday, March 24, 2016. The graduation ceremony will take place for the graduates and their family members and guests from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m., at Mathis Auditorium,... read more
Tuesday, March 22, 2016 5:57:00 PM
The City of Valdosta will be closed on Friday, March 25, in observance of the Good Friday holiday.
The Sanitation Division will collect residential garbage only on Good Friday. Citizens should place their green rollouts at the curbside by 5 a.m.... read more
Monday, March 21, 2016 9:46:00 AM
A survey is available online for citizens to provide their feedback through April 12 concerning a proposed new parking deck in downtown Valdosta.
Several dozen citizens attended the public forum on March 15, hosted by the City of Valdosta and... read more
Friday, March 18, 2016 2:54:00 PM
The City of Valdosta will host a public hearing on Thursday, March 24, to invite citizens to participate in a review of its Annual Action Plan, which provides information on proposed usage of the Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) funding for... read more
Friday, March 18, 2016 2:51:00 PM
Valdosta Mayor John Gayle, Fire Chief Freddie Broome and Police Chief Brian Childress honored VPD DARE Officer Stephen Findlay, VFD Lt. Dwight Primrose and VFD Sgt. Keith Niehanke as the March 2016 Employees of the Month at the March 10 City Council ... read more
Thursday, March 17, 2016 2:22:00 PM
As citizens spring forward an hour for Daylight Saving Time this Sunday, March 13, at 2 a.m., Valdosta Fire Chief Freddie Broome wants to remind citizens to test the batteries in their home smoke detectors.
“A properly installed and maintained... read more
Friday, March 11, 2016 8:11:00 AM