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1/14/21

On Wednesday, January 13, 2021, City Officials met with the South Health District representatives to present the latest COVID-19 information and answer questions from Councilmembers.

Dr. William Grow, South Health District Director, and Courtney Sheeley, Director of Communications...Read more

1/13/21

The City of Valdosta Public Works Department offers customers a temporary and affordable roll-off container service for residential and commercial non-hazardous waste removal. Roll-off containers are large, open containers used for home remodels, cleanups, construction projects, and...Read more

1/13/21

Statistics show that the Valdosta Police Department responded to more calls for service in 2020, but Valdosta's crime rate declined significantly compared to previous years. According to the Valdosta Police Department, crime is down more than 20% for part one crimes, including violent and...Read more

1/12/21
The City of Valdosta will be installing an emergency sewer tap located at 807 Pineview Dr. on Tuesday, January 12. The work is expected to begin at 9 a.m. This work will require the road to be closed from Orlando Dr to Melrose Dr. The sewer tap installation is scheduled to be completed by the end...Read more
1/11/21

The City of Valdosta will be closed on Monday, Jan. 18, in observance of the Martin Luther King Jr. holiday.

The Sanitation Division will collect GARBAGE ONLY on Monday, Jan. 18. However, citizens who normally have their sanitation collected on Mondays should place their yard...Read more

1/11/21

Due to the recent rise in kitchen fires throughout the Valdosta area, the Valdosta Fire Department is sharing some cooking safety tips in hopes of alleviating this issue. In December, there were a total of four cooking fires reported. VFD Fire Life Safety Educator Sherina Ferrell hopes...Read more

1/11/21

The City of Valdosta will be closed on Monday, Jan. 18, in observance of the Martin Luther King Jr. holiday.

The Sanitation Division will collect GARBAGE ONLY on Monday, Jan. 18. However, citizens who normally have their sanitation collected on Mondays should place their yard waste and...Read more

1/8/21

The Valdosta City Police and Fire Chief recently received the COVID-19 vaccine in an effort to stop the spread of the virus in our community. Police Chief Leslie Manahan received her first round of the Moderna Vaccine on Wednesday, January 6. Fire Chief Brain Boutwell followed suit a day later...Read more

1/8/21

The City of Valdosta Public Works Department recently purchased a new piece of equipment to improve debris removal from residents’ yards. The new vacuum truck has more operating capacity and storage space, all while requiring fewer operators than previous methods.

Public Works...Read more

1/3/21

On January 2, 2021, the City of Valdosta Utilities Department responded to a call concerning a sanitary sewer overflow at a manhole in the 400 block of Mildred Street, an area that experiences localized flooding during rain events. The sanitary sewer spill was a result of excessive...Read more

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