The Valdosta Police Department would like to announce the 31st Session of the Citizen’s Police Academy (CPA) which will be held each Thursday night from March 5, 2020 through May 7, 2020. The goal of this ten week program is to give citizens a better understanding of...Read more


The City of Valdosta will be closed on Monday, Jan. 20 in observance of the Martin Luther King Jr. holiday.

The Sanitation Division will collect GARBAGE ONLY on Monday, Jan. 20. However, citizens who normally have their sanitation collected on Mondays should place their recyclables and...Read more


Do you want a challenging and rewarding career that you can be proud of? Do you want to help your community and make an impact on those who need your help? Have you always wanted a career in law enforcement? Are you tired of working a routine job and want variety? A career in law enforcement is...Read more


Tickets are on sale for the 2020 Lowndes County Bird Supper, scheduled for Wednesday, February 12, 2020 at the historic Georgia Railroad Depot, in Atlanta, beginning at 5 p.m. The traditional event, sponsored by the Lowndes County Board of Commissioners and the City of Valdosta, brings together...Read more


Decent, affordable housing is an important aspect of any community. While it fulfills a basic human need for shelter, it also contributes to the wellbeing of our citizens and plays an important role in the economic vitality of our community.

The City of Valdosta will host its second...Read more


On Thursday, January 9, Superior Court Judge of the Southern Judicial Circuit, James G. Tunison, Jr., swore in the new Valdosta Mayor and City Council.

Congrats to Mayor Scott James Matheson, who is serving his first term as...Read more

The City of Valdosta recently upgraded it's utility billing system. Part of the upgrade requires customers to now set up a user account before paying the next utility bill. The information needed to set up the account can be found on the customer's utility bill. The system upgrade is effective as...Read more

The Engineering Department is pleased to inform Valdosta residents that the Park Ave & Forrest St Intersection Improvement Project is moving forward. This project features some pavement widening and striping.It will relieve much of the congestion experienced there daily.

The work is...Read more


In May of 2020, the City of Valdosta will be completing its Consolidated Plan for the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development’s (HUD) Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) program, for which the City has been an entitlement community since 2004.

On Tuesday, January 14, 2020...Read more


The City of Valdosta is experiencing a service outage for its New World and E-Suite programs that are used by citizens to pay utility bills and/or apply for building permits. The service is down momentarily due to system upgrades.

On Wednesday, Jan 8, from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., IT staff will...Read more


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