IN PHOTO: Neighborhood Development Intern Christopher Brandon, City Councilwoman Vivian Miller-Cody, Contractor Duane Lantis, Shay Golden and Homeowner Andrecus Rountree, Rehab Construction Coordinator Richard Joyner, City Councilwoman Sandra... read more
Tuesday, June 21, 2016 5:02:00 PM
The City of Valdosta will welcome approximately 207 youth and adult volunteers from around the country as they spend June 26-July 2 of their summer vacations serving the citizens of Valdosta through the labor of love event known as the Southern... read more
Monday, June 20, 2016 8:52:00 AM
The City of Valdosta will host a ribbon-cutting on Tuesday, June 21, at 10:30 a.m., for a newly reconstructed home on 607 E. Brookwood Drive, located in one of the city's Designated Revitalization Areas. The reconstructed home was built utilizing... read more
Monday, June 20, 2016 8:47:00 AM
Valdosta becomes one of the first municipalities in state to utilize GPP resource
On July 5, several Valdosta High School juniors and seniors will embark on a career training experience of a lifetime as part of the Great Promise Partnership (GPP) program. The City of Valdosta is one of the first municipalities in Georgia to... read more
Friday, June 17, 2016 8:25:00 AM
Valdosta-Lowndes County Parks & Recreation Authority is hosting South Georgia’s largest fireworks show on Independence Day.
VLPRA’s annual Fireworks Spectacular will be held on Monday, July 4th at nightfall (around 9:15 PM). The show is free... read more
Thursday, June 16, 2016 5:44:00 PM
IN PHOTO, L-R: Commander Bernard Robinson, Lt. Earl Durrance, Capt. Matt O’Steen, Lt. Adam Bembry, Lt. Brent Johnson, Mayor John Gayle and Chief of Police Brian Childress.
Valdosta Mayor John Gayle and Police Chief Brian Childress honored VPD Lt. ... read more
Friday, June 10, 2016 1:22:00 PM
After making some tough decisions that resulted in the reduction of over $3.7 million of department requests, the City of Valdosta Fiscal Year 2017 Budget was approved by the Mayor and City Council at their June 9 City Council meeting. City Manager... read more
Thursday, June 9, 2016 7:20:00 PM
A Georgia Department of Transportation project under way in Valdosta will modernize signals and improve pedestrian safety at 12 intersections along North Ashley and North Patterson streets.
The project includes installing intersection video... read more
Thursday, June 9, 2016 9:13:00 AM
The May-June 2016 issue of the City Beat newsletter is available for download. The issue contains features on how to keep our city clean, Dumpster Art, Farm Days, Mosquito Prevention, Hurricane and Pet Safety/Preparedness, Water Conservation,... read more
Tuesday, May 31, 2016 5:35:00 PM
Demarcus Marshall, City of Valdosta’s Public Works Superintendent, was recently selected to the American Public Works Association’s (APWA) Solid Waste Management Committee (SWMC) for a two-year term, beginning August 27, 2016. This is the first time ... read more
Friday, May 27, 2016 8:55:00 AM