CDBG Citizens Advisory Committee


Community Development Block Grant regulations, as found in 24 CFR 91.100-91.115, requires all Entitlement grantees to certify that they are following a Citizen Participation Plan. To comply with these requirements, the city form a Citizen Advisory Committee consisting of seven members. All members shall be appointed by the City Council. The Neighborhood Development staff will work with these neighborhoods to identify residents interested in serving on the committee. All appointees to the CDBG Citizen Advisory Committee shall serve four-year terms.

Mission Statement

It is the mission of the CDBG Advisory Committee to: serve as advocates in order to explore, identify, rank, and guide the process of neighborhood and community revitalization. The committee works to serve as the voice of the neighborhoods in need, while striving to promote positive neighborhood values and a greater sense of neighborhood cohesiveness.


Councilwoman Vivian Miller-CodyTerm Exp: 02/24/2025
Debbie WhiteTerm Exp: 02/24/2025
Beverly BlakeTerm Exp: 02/24/2025
Donnell DavisTerm Exp: 02/24/2023
Donnell Davis, Jr. Term Exp: 02/24/2023
Thomas McIntyre, Sr. Term Exp: 02/24/2023
Councilwoman Sandra TooleyTerm Exp: 02/24/2025


Meeting Dates for 2023


April 10
August 14November 13

*All meetings will be held at 5:30 pm in the Multi-Purpose Room at the Valdosta City Hall Annex Building,
300 North Lee Street

View the Recently Approved Meeting Minutes for the CDBG Citizens Advisory Committee

Interested in Serving

Any City resident interested in serving on the CDBG Citizens Advisory Committee should submit a completed General Membership Application and a signed Code of Ethics Form to Teresa Bolden, City Clerk, located in the City Manager and Mayor's office in City Hall, 216 East Central Avenue, Valdosta, GA 31601.

More Information

For more information, please contact Teresa Bolden, City Clerk, at (229) 259-3503 or contact Anetra Riley, Neighborhood Development Manager, at (229) 671-3617.

City of Valdosta CDBG Citizen Participation Plan

Neighborhood Development
Neighborhood Development and Community Protection Manager

Valdosta City Hall Annex
300 N. Lee St., Suite #206
Valdosta, GA 31601

Upcoming Events
Repeats every month on the first Friday 12 times.
05/03/2024 - 5:00pm to 8:00pm
06/07/2024 - 5:00pm to 8:00pm
07/05/2024 - 5:00pm to 8:00pm