May of each year is National Historic Preservation Month and this year’s theme is “This Place Matters,” a campaign for showcasing one’s favorite historic building. The city of Valdosta is celebrating with the 10th annual Historic Preservation... read more
Friday, May 25, 2018 2:48:00 PM
The employees of the Public Works Department gathered at Mathis Auditorium on Wednesday, May 23, to be publicly recognized by city leadership and their peers for their performance and dedication year-round. The Employee Appreciation Luncheon,... read more
Thursday, May 24, 2018 4:53:00 PM
In honor of National Public Works Week, the City of Valdosta public works staff have rolled out a new campaign focused on anti-littering.
The educational campaign is called 'Love Where You Live.' Public Works staff from the City of Valdosta... read more
Wednesday, May 23, 2018 3:40:00 PM
Residents in Valdosta and Lowndes County now have a new resource available to them to monitor the water levels of the Withlacoochee River.
Through a partnership between the City of Valdosta, Lowndes County and the U.S. Geological Survey... read more
Tuesday, May 22, 2018 3:23:00 PM
The intersection of Norman Drive and St. Augustine Road will have a lane shift on Thursday, May 24, 2018 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. The lane shift will be in the northbound outside lane. This lane shift is necessary to locate a gas line. Traffic... read more
Tuesday, May 22, 2018 2:21:00 PM
The City of Valdosta appointed Ashlyn Becton, an experienced media professional, as the city’s new Public Information Officer effective May 21.
As the PIO, Becton will be responsible for managing, planning, organizing and directing the city's ... read more
Monday, May 21, 2018 2:42:00 PM
The City of Valdosta will observe National Public Works Week, on May 21-25, with a variety of activities that will highlight the services provided by the staff of the city’s Public Works Department.
The national observance, sponsored by the... read more
Tuesday, May 15, 2018 12:09:00 PM
The 22-member Valdosta Youth Council (VYC), initiated by Mayor John Gayle in 2015, successfully completed the 2017-2018 academic year with a variety of accomplishments. The VYC, now in its third program year, was created for youth to build... read more
Monday, May 14, 2018 11:46:00 AM
The intersection of Norman Drive and St. Augustine Road will have a lane shift on Tuesday, May 15, 2018 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. We ask drivers to be extra cautious driving in this location.
UPDATE: This works had been cancelled because of... read more
Monday, May 14, 2018 10:17:00 AM
Valdosta Mayor John Gayle honored James Turner as the May 2018 Employee of the Month at the May 10 City Council meeting. Turner received a framed certificate, a check for $200, and his name appears on a plaque displayed in City Hall.
Officer... read more
Friday, May 11, 2018 11:37:00 AM