During the summer months it is common to see a lot of rain in South Georgia. Many mosquito problems in your neighborhood are likely to come from water-filled containers that you, the resident, can help to eliminate. All mosquitoes require water in... read more
Friday, June 22, 2018 2:31:00 PM
Starting Wednesday, June 20, and continuing on Thursday, June 21, several City of Valdosta departments will begin testing out a new phone system.
On Wednesday, from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., IT staff will be onsite swapping out telephones for individuals ... read more
Tuesday, June 19, 2018 1:35:00 PM
The City of Valdosta Public Works Department is encouraging residents to bag their yard debris such as leaves. In the past, the Environmental Protection Division (EPD) restrictions did not allow yard debris to go into the landfill; however, now... read more
Tuesday, June 19, 2018 11:43:00 AM
On Wednesday, June 20, 2018, AT&T will be closing part of the outside lane on St. Augustine Road in front of the new Panera Bread. The closure will allow for work to be done to install new services to the business. The work is scheduled to begin ... read more
Tuesday, June 19, 2018 8:52:00 AM
Congratulations to the Valdosta citizens who, after many weeks of behind-the-scenes training with the Valdosta Police Department (VPD), graduated from the 27th Citizens Police Academy on June 14. Chief of Police Brian Childress presented... read more
Friday, June 15, 2018 10:17:00 AM
Several donations from community members have provided more than 100 pool passes for local kids this summer. On Tuesday, June 12, City and County leaders joined Roy Taylor, a resident and Valdosta business owner, and Roy Hunnewell with the... read more
Thursday, June 14, 2018 10:55:00 AM
The City of Valdosta will be closed on Wednesday, July 4th in observance of Independence Day.
The Sanitation Division will collect residential garbage ONLY on Wednesday, July 4, which will allow sanitation workers to spend some of the holiday ... read more
Thursday, June 14, 2018 8:49:00 AM
On Saturday, June 9, Valdosta Fire Department Lieutenant Justin Ply was recognized as the Elks Lodge Public Safety Officer (PSO) of the year for the State of Georgia. This comes after Ply was awarded Public Safety Officer of the year for the... read more
Tuesday, June 12, 2018 4:43:00 PM
On Monday, June 11, the City of Valdosta partnered with the Annette Howell Turner Center for the Arts to host the Opening Reception for 10th annual Valdosta People's Choice Photo Contest. The reception brought in more than 250 people.
The... read more
Tuesday, June 12, 2018 11:31:00 AM
On Tuesday, June 12, 2018, AT&T will be closing part of the outside southbound lane on Norman Drive near Home Depot. The closure will allow for work to be done to a manhole. The work is scheduled to begin at 9 a.m. and last approximately 5... read more
Tuesday, June 12, 2018 8:56:00 AM