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
All Hands Up
Mayor John Gayle inspired 6th-grade students at Valdosta Middle School to enter the “If I Were Mayor, I Would…” essay contest during his Feb. 15 visit. Students enthusiastically raised their hands to agree to enter the essay contest. ... read more
Wednesday, February 15, 2017 3:53:00 PM
In Photo (from left): Mara O. Shaw, Leadership Development Program Manager for the Carl Vinson Institute of Government; Vivian Miller-Cody, Valdosta City Councilwoman for District 1; and Boyd Austin, Mayor of Dallas, Ga. and President of the Georgia ... read more
Wednesday, February 8, 2017 2:04:00 PM
Register online or download a printable application form.
Valdostans and other local community members who want an inside look at how their city government runs are urged to sign up for the 8th annual Valdosta Government 101 Citizens Orientation, ... read more
Monday, February 6, 2017 2:41:00 PM
While much information has circulated regarding the Service Delivery Strategy (SDS) negotiations between Lowndes County and the Cities of Dasher, Hahira, Lake Park, Remerton and Valdosta, a few items require clarification so that the public is... read more
Wednesday, January 11, 2017 2:14:00 PM
Valdosta City Manager Larry Hanson was selected as one of Georgia Trend Magazine’s 2017 Notable Georgians. Hanson will be honored at a luncheon on Jan. 26 at the Georgia Aquarium, along with other Notable Georgians, the Georgian of the Year, the... read more
Thursday, January 5, 2017 3:56:00 PM
Valdosta-Lowndes County residents who have made serving their community a New Year’s resolution have until Wednesday, Feb. 1, to apply for one of nine city appointments to serve on a board, commission, authority or advisory committee.
The... read more
Thursday, January 5, 2017 2:07:00 PM
Tickets are on sale for the 2017 Bird Supper, scheduled for Wednesday, Feb. 1, 2017, at the historic Georgia Railroad Depot, in Atlanta, beginning at 5 p.m. The traditional event, sponsored by the Lowndes County Board of Commissioners and the City... read more
Wednesday, January 4, 2017 11:52:00 AM
Annexation is not part of SDS
In reply to a few comments the City of Valdosta has received regarding the Service Delivery Strategy (SDS), the city seeks to clarify the topic of annexation.
Annexation of property is a legal process outlined in state law and is separate from... read more
Thursday, December 1, 2016 4:43:00 PM
Twelve Valdosta firefighters will graduate from Recruit School on Friday, Dec. 2, 2016. A ceremony for the graduates, their family members and guests will begin at 2 p.m. at the Valdosta-Lowndes County Parks & Recreation Authority facility,... read more
Thursday, December 1, 2016 9:26:00 AM