The City of Valdosta Mayor and Council officially appointed Mark Barber as the city manager at the March 22 City Council meeting.
Barber has served Valdosta as its interim city manager since Dec. 8, 2017, filling the vacancy left by former City... read more
Friday, March 23, 2018 2:08:00 PM
The case has implications for lawsuit between Lowndes County and Cities
The Supreme Court of Georgia has decided the judicial resolution provision contained in the Service Delivery Act is constitutional. This means that the counterclaim filed by the Cities of Dasher, Hahira, Lake Park, Remerton, and Valdosta in response ... read more
Wednesday, March 21, 2018 3:05:00 PM
The Valdosta Mayor and City Council held their Strategic Initiatives Summit (SIS) on March 16-17. The annual planning event allows for the city’s top officials to spend an uninterrupted length of time discussing important issues and setting a number ... read more
Tuesday, March 20, 2018 9:47:00 AM
South Georgia – Berrien, Cook, Lanier and Lowndes counties are celebrating the Airmen of Moody Air Force Base and their families with events and activities during South Georgia Loves Moody Week, March 12 - 17.
The Association of Defense... read more
Friday, February 16, 2018 4:30:00 PM
On Jan. 17, the Valdosta Parks and Recreation Department approved the installation of a public art project in Freedom Park. This project will be a monument that pays tribute to the military. Designed by regional artist Marty Haythorn, this work of... read more
Friday, February 16, 2018 2:22:00 PM
The City of Valdosta and the Engineering Department will observe National Engineers Week, Feb. 18-24, to highlight the various engineers in the community, encourage local students to pursue prospective careers, and recognize how city engineers... read more
Friday, February 16, 2018 11:26:00 AM
Valdosta State University hosts 2nd annual event to showcase regional talent
The 2018 South Georgia Film Festival will showcase the creative spirit of the region and its people with featured film screenings, panels of industry professionals and networking events, March 2-4.
The film festival will kick off on Friday, March ... read more
Thursday, February 15, 2018 5:09:00 PM
$600 in Cash Awards for Photos Celebrating City Life
It’s true. Time flies when you’re having fun…and taking pictures!
The City of Valdosta is proud to partner again with the Annette Howell Turner Center for the Arts to host the 10th annual Valdosta People's Choice Photo Contest. Sponsored by... read more
Thursday, February 15, 2018 2:59:00 PM
A brief proclamation event led by Mayor John Gayle on Feb. 12 kicked off a weeklong series of events declaring the positive impact that trees and landscapes make on our city's economic, environmental, safety, social, and overall well-being. View ... read more
Monday, February 12, 2018 3:02:00 PM
Over the past several years, Valdosta has seen an increasing problem in the area of litter. The problem is becoming worse and is taking up valuable time of the City Public Works Department who must pick up trash on a daily basis alongside the... read more
Monday, February 12, 2018 11:19:00 AM