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VLPRA Hosts Community Firework Spectacular 

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
 
Posted by Sementha Mathews Thursday, June 16, 2016 5:44:00 PM

VPD Lt. Brent Johnson Honored as Employee of the Month 

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
 
Posted by Sementha Mathews Friday, June 10, 2016 1:22:00 PM Categories: Administration Human Resources Police Press Release Public Information

City Delivers a Balanced Budget 

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
 
Posted by Sementha Mathews Thursday, June 9, 2016 7:20:00 PM Categories: Administration Annual Budget City Council Finance Press Release Public Information

Intersection Upgrades on N. Ashley and Patterson Streets 

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
 
Posted by Sementha Mathews Thursday, June 9, 2016 9:13:00 AM Categories: Engineering Press Release Public Information Public Works Road Closure Utilities

May-June 2016 City Beat Newsletter Available 

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
 
Posted by Sementha Mathews Tuesday, May 31, 2016 5:35:00 PM Categories: City Beat Newsletter Press Release Public Information

Demarcus Marshall Represents Valdosta on National APWA 

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
 
Posted by Sementha Mathews Friday, May 27, 2016 8:55:00 AM Categories: Press Release Public Information Public Works

Three Valdosta Firefighters Share May 2016 Employee of the Month Honors 

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
 
Posted by Sementha Mathews Thursday, May 26, 2016 9:54:00 AM Categories: Administration City Council Fire Press Release Public Information

City Announces Memorial Day Sanitation Schedule 

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
 
Posted by Sementha Mathews Monday, May 23, 2016 12:59:00 PM Categories: Press Release Public Information Public Works

Lane Closures on Norman Drive for Force Main Installation 

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
 
Posted by Sementha Mathews Monday, May 23, 2016 8:40:00 AM Categories: Engineering Press Release Public Information Utilities

Citizens Graduate from Valdosta Government 101 Citizens Orientation 

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
 
Posted by Sementha Mathews Friday, May 20, 2016 2:03:00 PM Categories: Administration City Council Press Release Public Information
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