This summer, several Valdosta State University students and their professor are learning the daily tasks of firefighters and the physical demands of their job.
The Valdosta Fire Department and Lowndes County Fire and Rescue are... read more
Thursday, June 7, 2018 8:37:00 AM
On Wednesday, June 6, 2018, City of Valdosta leaders joined the Valdosta-Lowndes County Parks and Recreation Authority (VLPRA) to hold a ribbon cutting for the new playground at the Vallotton Youth Athletic Complex.
The $85,000 project was... read more
Wednesday, June 6, 2018 3:43:00 PM
School is out and summer break has officially begun for the youth in our community.
The Valdosta Police Department is partnering with organizations such as the Boys and Girls Club, Project HOPE, Never Too Late Program, South Georgia Coalition for ... read more
Wednesday, June 6, 2018 1:23:00 PM
The City of Valdosta will be making an emergency water line repair at 406 N Patterson St on Wednesday, June 6, 2018, starting at 8:00 am. This work will require the right lane to be closed on N Patterson Street between W Rogers & W Magnolia... read more
Tuesday, June 5, 2018 3:11:00 PM
On Tuesday, June 5, 2018, Standard Contractors will be closing Lee Street between Ann and Gordon Street. The closure will allow for work to be done to mill and pave the road. This will complete the pedestrian improvement project for the... read more
Monday, June 4, 2018 12:47:00 PM
In August, the Valdosta Fire Department (VFD) will host its fifth annual Citizens Fire Academy designed to educate the residential and business communities about the services provided by the VFD, to increase fire and life safety awareness, and to... read more
Thursday, May 31, 2018 3:14:00 PM
The City of Valdosta Utilities Department will be making an emergency repair or replacement of the water service located at 114 W Park Avenue.
On Thursday morning crews will start prep work at 114 W Park Avenue.... read more
Thursday, May 31, 2018 8:33:00 AM
In 1996, the U.S. Congress and the President amended the Safe Drinking Water Act. They added a provision requiring that all community water systems deliver to their customers an annual water quality report, also known as a Consumer Confidence Report ... read more
Tuesday, May 29, 2018 9:34:00 AM
May of each year is National Historic Preservation Month and this year’s theme is “This Place Matters,” a campaign for showcasing one’s favorite historic building. The city of Valdosta is celebrating with the 10th annual Historic Preservation... read more
Friday, May 25, 2018 2:48:00 PM
The employees of the Public Works Department gathered at Mathis Auditorium on Wednesday, May 23, to be publicly recognized by city leadership and their peers for their performance and dedication year-round. The Employee Appreciation Luncheon,... read more
Thursday, May 24, 2018 4:53:00 PM