The City of Valdosta Offices will be closed Wednesday, October 10. The city urges residents to continue making preparations for Hurricane Michael.
The Valdosta Municipal Court will be closed on Thursday, October 11, 2018. The cases will be... read more
Tuesday, October 9, 2018 3:09:00 PM
City and Lowndes County governments enacted emergency ordinances Tuesday due to the pending threat of Hurricane Michael.
The declaration states Lowndes County Emergency Management Agency activates both the emergency operations plan and... read more
Tuesday, October 9, 2018 2:11:00 PM
On September 26, 2018, Valdosta Mayor John Gayle was awarded the ‘Outstanding Elected Official Leadership’ from the Association of Metropolitan Planning Organizations (AMPO) at the annual conference in San Antonio, Texas.
The award from ... read more
Thursday, September 27, 2018 10:56:00 AM
On September 20, 2018, seventeen students were sworn in at the Valdosta City Council meeting to serve on the 2018-19 Valdosta Youth Council (VYC).
The VYC, initiated by Mayor John Gayle in 2015, inspires and prepares seventh- through... read more
Monday, September 24, 2018 2:26:00 PM
The meeting, sponsored by the Georgia Film Office, will be held at Valdosta State University, on October 11.
ATLANTA, September 10, 2018 - As Georgia’s booming film industry continues to break records; Georgia Production Partnership announces the South Georgia Regional Meeting, to showcase the opportunity the film industry brings to all of Georgia. The ... read more
Thursday, September 20, 2018 8:24:00 AM
The City of Valdosta Youth Council received the 2017-2018 Keeping Lowndes/Valdosta Beautiful ‘Chairman’s Award’ from KLVB Chairman Kimberly Hobbs.
During the 2017 – 2018 year, the Valdosta Youth Council participated in two organized cleanups... read more
Friday, August 31, 2018 8:11:00 AM
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