Posts From October, 2017

City Schedules Maintenance and Repairs to Sewer System 

City of Valdosta Utilities Department has scheduled two sewer main repairs, Oct. 30-Nov. 2, that will maintain the health of the city’s sewer collection system. Both of these issues were identified through the city’s smoke testing program which has... read more
Posted by Thursday, October 26, 2017 5:27:00 PM Categories: Engineering Press Release Public Information Utilities

VFD Lt. Justin Ply Named 2017 Firefighter of the Year  

IN PHOTO: Administrative Battalion Chief Ronald Skrine, Lt. Justin Ply, and Exchange Club President Brittny Hammock. Lt. Justin Ply has been hanging around fire departments since age 15, when older friends of the family mentored him into what ... read more
Posted by Wednesday, October 25, 2017 2:14:00 PM Categories: Fire Press Release Public Information

VPD Offers Tips for a Safe Halloween 

The Valdosta Police Department has announced that the city's annual trick-or-treating festivities will take place on Tuesday, Oct. 31, from 6 to 9 p.m. According to the U.S. Census Bureau, Valdosta youth are a part of an estimated 41 million... read more
Posted by Monday, October 23, 2017 1:36:00 PM Categories: Fire Police Press Release Public Information

VFD Hosts Second Annual Firefighters Ball 

Public event raises funds and awareness for cancer and other illnesses for the Valdosta/Lowndes County community
The Valdosta Fire Department is hosting the Second Annual Firefighters Ball on Saturday, Nov.11, 2017, from 7 to 10 p.m., at the James H. Rainwater Conference Center, located at 1 Meeting Place in Valdosta. The night of food and fun will raise... read more
Posted by Thursday, October 19, 2017 9:26:00 AM Categories: Fire Press Release Public Information

Mayor’s Christmas Motorcade Brings Cheer to Parkwood Patients 

The City of Valdosta is making the holiday season special for persons with developmental disabilities and behavioral health needs who reside at the Parkwood Developmental Center. On Wednesday, Dec. 6, at 10 a.m., Mayor John Gayle, VFD Fire Chief... read more
Posted by Wednesday, October 18, 2017 12:13:00 PM Categories: City Council Fire Press Release Public Information

City Announces 10 Opportunities to Serve the Community 

Citizens who seek a rewarding public service role in the community are encouraged to apply for the 10 opportunities available on the city's boards, commissions, authorities or advisory committees (BCAAC). These volunteer positions are designed... read more
Posted by Tuesday, October 17, 2017 8:51:00 AM Categories: City Council Main Street Press Release Public Information

Area Agency on Aging Hosts Resource Event on Halloween 

Getting older doesn’t have to be scary. Fight the fright with resources in our area that increase the independence of older adults in our community. The Southern Georgia Area Agency on Aging will present these resources at the Halloween Hotdog... read more
Posted by Tuesday, October 17, 2017 8:45:00 AM Categories: Press Release Public Information