The City of Valdosta was recently awarded a $61,422.00 grant to go towards funding the proposed ‘Welcome to Georgia’ project on I-75.
“The funds are part of an initiative from the GDOT Board to beautify and maintain our entrance and exit points... read more
Monday, August 20, 2018 5:01:00 PM
Concerned citizens are invited to the public hearings scheduled for Aug. 16, at 12:00 p.m. and Aug. 21, 6:00 p.m. A third and final public hearing on this tax increase and setting of the 2018 millage rate will be held at Valdosta City Hall on August ... read more
Friday, August 10, 2018 5:07:00 PM
Valdosta Police Chief Brian Childress will retire from the City of Valdosta, effective September 1 after serving as a law enforcement officer for more than 30 years, with the last 18 years here in Valdosta and the last 5 as the VPD Chief of Police.... read more
Wednesday, August 8, 2018 12:54:00 PM
The Valdosta Youth Council (VYC), initiated by Mayor John Gayle in 2015, is seeking applicants for its fourth program year.
The VYC seeks to inspire local 7th, 8th, and 9th-grade students to build leadership and civic responsibility, to gain a... read more
Wednesday, August 8, 2018 8:19:00 AM
On Saturday, August 4, the City of Valdosta hosted a Back to School Community Block Party. The event was organized by the Neighborhood Development office as well as many other local organizations that sponsored the event. Thanks to community... read more
Tuesday, August 7, 2018 2:46:00 PM
On Monday, August 6, Councilwoman Vivian Miller-Cody partnered with two local barbers to offer free haircuts to more than twenty kids at the Robert Jenkins Community Center.
“I just wanted to give back to the kids because you never know who... read more
Tuesday, August 7, 2018 8:18:00 AM
On Thursday, July 19, during the Valdosta City Council meeting, Police Chief Brian Childress and City Manager Mark Barber held a special presentation in honor of Valdosta Police Department Commander Leslie Manahan, who graduated from an advanced ... read more
Friday, July 20, 2018 4:26:00 PM
CGI Communications, Inc. and the City of Valdosta are proud to announce the continuation of the Community Video Program. Once again, Valdosta has extended our agreement with CGI Communications and updated our online videos highlighting all our... read more
Friday, July 20, 2018 9:42:00 AM
Valdosta Councilmember Sandra Tooley received the Certificate of Excellence from the Harold F. Holtz Municipal Training Institute during the Georgia Municipal Association’s (GMA) Annual Convention in Savannah on Sunday, June 24.
The Harold F. ... read more
Thursday, July 19, 2018 11:14:00 AM
On Thursday July 12, Mayor John Gayle helped kick off the RKDS Film Festival held in the City of Valdosta, featuring film legend Burt Reynolds. Mayor Gayle read a proclamation declaring July 12 as Burt Reynolds Day and presented him with a key... read more
Friday, July 13, 2018 2:55:00 PM