Statewide program rewards downtown development success
Valdosta is one of 16 designated Georgia Exceptional Main Street (GEMS) programs from a list of 94 Main Streets that participated in the highly competitive annual assessment process. Together, the 16 cities represent 473,200 Georgia citizens and... read more
Thursday, April 6, 2017 12:47:00 PM
The City of Valdosta will be closed on Friday, April 14 in observance of Good Friday.
The Sanitation Division will collect residential garbage only on Friday, April 14. Sanitation customers who normally have their sanitation collected on Fridays... read more
Thursday, April 6, 2017 12:42:00 PM
Georgia Department of Transportation –
Clay Road at the intersection of East Hill Avenue is scheduled to close temporarily beginning April 10 to relocate the railroad crossing. The crossing must be moved as part of a Georgia Department of... read more
Thursday, April 6, 2017 10:56:00 AM
The City of Valdosta will observe National Community Development Week (NCDW), April 17- 22, with various events that will highlight the year-round resources provided through the city’s Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) program.
The CDBG... read more
Wednesday, April 5, 2017 1:04:00 PM
The Valdosta Mayor’s Council for Persons with Disabilities will host a Banker’s Roundtable on March 27, from 11 a.m.-2 p.m., to brainstorm the financial accessibility issues faced by individuals with disabilities and to seek solutions for improved... read more
Thursday, March 23, 2017 10:41:00 AM
View full list on city website on Mayor & Council Goals web page.
The Valdosta Mayor and City Council held their annual retreat on March 11-12. The annual retreat allows for the city’s top officials to spend an uninterrupted length of time... read more
Monday, March 20, 2017 10:59:00 AM
The South Georgia Coalition for Employment (SGCE) will host its second annual job fair on Thursday, April 20, from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m., at the James H. Rainwater Conference Center located at 1 Meeting Place in Valdosta.
The job fair is a... read more
Monday, March 20, 2017 10:23:00 AM
Signal Timing Study to Maximize Efficiency of Vehicular Travel in Valdosta
Motorists in the City of Valdosta will begin to notice the placement of traffic counting devices at 44 signalized intersections within the city limits. The work is part of ... read more
Monday, March 20, 2017 9:36:00 AM
The City of Valdosta has 15 vacancies on a variety of boards, commissions, authorities and advisory committees for which they are seeking community-minded people to apply.
“The board positions for which we are currently seeking applicants touch... read more
Friday, March 17, 2017 12:26:00 PM
Nominations are being accepted now through April 24 for the 9th Annual Valdosta Historic Preservation Awards (HPAs), held each May in observance of National Historic Preservation Month. This year’s theme for National Historic Preservation Month is... read more
Friday, March 17, 2017 11:05:00 AM