Local sixth-grade students can dream about being the top elected city official by participating in the “If I Were Mayor” essay contest, sponsored by the City of Valdosta and the Valdosta Youth Council. The contest gives sixth-grade students—from... read more
Thursday, February 8, 2018 3:15:00 PM
City celebrates 32 years as a Tree City USA Community
View 2018 Arbor Week Schedule of Events.
The City of Valdosta and the Valdosta Tree Commission will celebrate Arbor Week from Feb. 12-16 to highlight the natural beauty of trees and our community's commitment to caring for them.
The... read more
Wednesday, February 7, 2018 11:39:00 AM
Sunday, February 4, 2018 10:56:00 AM
Lowndes County Health Department will begin offering FREE flu shots to uninsured adults in the Lowndes County community tomorrow, January 30, while supplies last. There will also be a “fast-track” in the health department for anyone still in need of ... read more
Monday, January 29, 2018 2:53:00 PM
The Valdosta Police Department received information from a concerned citizen about a possible scam. The citizen reported that an unknown person contacted her by telephone from an 800 number. The male caller advised that she had been selected as a... read more
Friday, January 26, 2018 11:05:00 AM
The January-March 2018 issue of the City Beat newsletter is available online and is packed full of information about the City of Valdosta. View City Beat newsletter.
We hope citizens will enjoy this issue. For more information, contact Public... read more
Wednesday, January 24, 2018 3:45:00 PM
At the beginning of January 2018, the Valdosta/Lowndes Regional Crime Laboratory was inspected by the ANSI-ASQ National Accreditation Board or ANAB for Crime Laboratory Accreditation to ensure continued compliance with professional crime laboratory... read more
Friday, January 19, 2018 3:49:00 PM
The City of Valdosta Neighborhood Development Division is coordinating the 2018 Georgia Homeless Count for Valdosta and Lowndes County, part of a statewide effort through the Georgia Department of Community Affairs (DCA) to determine the number of... read more
Friday, January 19, 2018 9:53:00 AM
In light of the wintery weather we are experiencing, many have asked about shelters in our area. The following shelters are available to those needing a place to stay to protect themselves from freezing temperatures. Please contact the facilities... read more
Wednesday, January 17, 2018 12:49:00 PM
On Monday, Jan. 29, at 5:30 p.m., in the Valdosta City Hall Annex Multi-Purpose Room, the fifth neighborhood Think Tank will meet regarding the revitalization plan for Ora Lee West and the surrounding neighborhoods of Brookwood and Tom Town. This... read more
Wednesday, January 17, 2018 10:39:00 AM