Valdosta-Lowndes County Parks & Recreation Authority is hosting South Georgia’s largest fireworks show on Independence Day.
VLPRA’s annual Fireworks Spectacular will be held on Monday, July 4th at nightfall (around 9:15 PM). The show is free... read more
Thursday, June 16, 2016 5:44:00 PM
IN PHOTO, L-R: Commander Bernard Robinson, Lt. Earl Durrance, Capt. Matt O’Steen, Lt. Adam Bembry, Lt. Brent Johnson, Mayor John Gayle and Chief of Police Brian Childress.
Valdosta Mayor John Gayle and Police Chief Brian Childress honored VPD Lt. ... read more
Friday, June 10, 2016 1:22:00 PM
After making some tough decisions that resulted in the reduction of over $3.7 million of department requests, the City of Valdosta Fiscal Year 2017 Budget was approved by the Mayor and City Council at their June 9 City Council meeting. City Manager... read more
Thursday, June 9, 2016 7:20:00 PM
A Georgia Department of Transportation project under way in Valdosta will modernize signals and improve pedestrian safety at 12 intersections along North Ashley and North Patterson streets.
The project includes installing intersection video... read more
Thursday, June 9, 2016 9:13:00 AM
The May-June 2016 issue of the City Beat newsletter is available for download. The issue contains features on how to keep our city clean, Dumpster Art, Farm Days, Mosquito Prevention, Hurricane and Pet Safety/Preparedness, Water Conservation,... read more
Tuesday, May 31, 2016 5:35:00 PM
Demarcus Marshall, City of Valdosta’s Public Works Superintendent, was recently selected to the American Public Works Association’s (APWA) Solid Waste Management Committee (SWMC) for a two-year term, beginning August 27, 2016. This is the first time ... read more
Friday, May 27, 2016 8:55:00 AM
IN PHOTO (From Left): Asst. Fire Chief Brian Boutwell, Michelle Mercer, Sgt. Robert Mercer, Firefighter Lloyd Cummings, Lt. Ronald Shoemake, Mayor John Gayle and Fire Chief Freddie Broome. Sgt. Mercer, FF Cummings and Lt. Shoemake were honored... read more
Thursday, May 26, 2016 9:54:00 AM
The City of Valdosta will be closed on Monday, May 30 in observance of Memorial Day.
The Sanitation Division will collect residential garbage only on Monday, May 30. Citizens who normally have their sanitation collected on Mondays should place... read more
Monday, May 23, 2016 12:59:00 PM
Continued work on the force main project under a portion of Norman Drive will begin on Monday, May 23 and is expected to be completed by Friday, May 27, weather permitting. The construction will begin at 7 p.m. on Monday night and continue... read more
Monday, May 23, 2016 8:40:00 AM
Twenty local citizens graduated from the 7th annual Valdosta Government 101 Citizens Orientation at a ceremony on May 9. The seven-week program, an initiative of the Valdosta Mayor and City Council, attracted citizens from all walks of life—from... read more
Friday, May 20, 2016 2:03:00 PM