On Saturday, June 23, the Valdosta Fire Department held a family and friends welcoming day for new fire recruits. The purpose of the event is for the community to come out and welcome their new firefighters and their families to the Valdosta... read more
Monday, June 25, 2018 10:48:00 AM
The City of Valdosta Fiscal Year 2019 Budget was approved by the Mayor and City Council at their June 21 City Council meeting. The budget was presented to the council as a balanced budget, as required by the City Charter. Most importantly it was... read more
Monday, June 25, 2018 10:17:00 AM
The City of Valdosta appointed Taylor Marzell as the new Associate City Clerk effective June 18.
As the Associate City Clerk, Marzell will help provide information pertaining to Ordinances, Resolutions, City Council Agendas and Minutes, Municipal ... read more
Monday, June 25, 2018 10:13:00 AM
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