The City of Valdosta is proud to celebrate National Public Works Week 2024 with a series of events recognizing the vital contributions of our dedicated public works professionals. The national observance, sponsored by the American Public Works Association (APWA), was instituted in 1960. This year’s...Read more

The City of Valdosta proudly announces the graduation of participants from its annual Government 101 program, a distinguished initiative led by the Valdosta Mayor and City Staff. This program provides local citizens with a comprehensive understanding of city governance, aiming to foster...Read more


The Valdosta Police Department is pleased to announce the graduation of the latest class from their 39th Session Citizens Police Academy. Over the past several weeks, participants have comprehensively understood the VPD's inner workings, including insights into law enforcement operations and...Read more


The Valdosta Police Department is proud to announce the annual recognition of our dedicated Crossing Guards and Parking Enforcers. Each year, GreenLeaf Behavioral Health Hospital hosts a breakfast to honor these unsung heroes, where Chief Manahan has the privilege of naming the Crossing Guard...Read more


The City of Valdosta reminds all election candidates to retrieve their campaign signs by Tuesday, May 28. Any signs not collected by this date will be discarded.

Candidates involved in the runoff election must collect their campaign signs no later than Thursday, June 20.

For...Read more


The City of Valdosta and the Valdosta-Lowndes County Parks and Recreation Authority celebrated the grand opening of new pickleball courts at McKey Park with a ribbon-cutting ceremony on Tuesday morning.

The project, which broke ground in March 2023, is a City of Valdosta...Read more


The City of Valdosta would like to inform residents that in observance of Memorial Day, city offices will be closed on Monday, May 27.

On this day, the Valdosta Public Works Department Sanitation Division will only collect garbage (green roll-out cans). Bulk items and yard trash will...Read more


As the summer winds down and the school year approaches, the City of Valdosta's Neighborhood Development Division is gearing up to host its annual Back to School Community Block Party. This exciting event will take place on Saturday, July 27th, from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Unity Park Amphitheater,...Read more


Due to impending inclement weather expected tomorrow, the Brown Bag Concert scheduled for Friday, May 10th has been cancelled.

The safety and well-being of our concert attendees is our top priority, and after careful consideration and consultation with local weather authorities, it has...Read more


On Tuesday, May 7, at 3:08 P.M., the Valdosta Fire Department responded to the report of a structure fire at 1326 Ponderosa Drive. The first fire unit arrived within 3 minutes to find light smoke coming from the duplex unit. One resident was treated and released for smoke inhalation. All...Read more


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Valdosta City Hall 
300 N. Lee Street 
Valdosta, GA 31601

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