The City of Valdosta will make repairs to the sewer main and roadway at 1114 N. Lee Street, on Thursday, May 12, 2016, between 8:30 a.m. and 3 p.m. and is scheduled to be completed with the project by the end of Friday, May 13, weather permitting.

Traffic control devices will be in place...Read more


IN PHOTO (from left): Toni Salami, Kaightlyn Jowers and Deeya Patel

Valdosta Mayor John Gayle recognized the winners of the 2016 "If I Were Mayor" 6th Grade Essay Contest at the April 21 City Council meeting. The contest, sponsored by the Valdosta Youth Council, encourages local 6th...Read more


The Valdosta Fire Department will kick off the annual "Give Burns the Boot" drive on Thursday, May 5, joining more than 100 other fire departments throughout the state of Georgia in raising money to benefit the Georgia Firefighters Burn Foundation. This event, which relies on donations from...Read more


The popular lunch-time concert series is back! The Main Street Office will host the Brown Bag Lunch Concert Series in Downtown Valdosta, Monday, May 9 through Friday, May 13.

This event, which is free and open to the general public, features the live performance of a different band each...Read more


Valdosta Main Street will kick off the 6th season opening of the Downtown Valdosta Farm Days, on Saturday, May 7. The popular farmers market will take place on the sidewalks around the historic courthouse in downtown Valdosta, from 9 a.m. to Noon, on select Saturdays of each month, rain or shine...Read more


The City of Valdosta's Neighborhood Development Division hosted its second city-wide Bulk Trash Amnesty Day on April 23, which resulted in the collection of more than 40 tons of trash—nearly four times what was collected at the first Bulk Trash Amnesty Day held last fall.

This event,...Read more


The City of Valdosta will observe National Drinking Water Week, May 1-7, 2016. Valdosta Mayor John Gayle will kick off the national observance in Valdosta on Monday, May 2, at 1 p.m., by presenting a proclamation to the Water Treatment Plant staff at the 3863 Guest Road plant location. The plant...Read more


In Photo: Valdosta Fire Chief Freddie Broome received one of the first Georgia Association of Fire Chiefs (GAFC) Certifications from Chief Dwayne Jamison, 1st Vice President of GAFC, on April 12, 2016.

On April 12, 2016, City of Valdosta Fire Chief Freddie Broome joined 14 fellow...Read more


Valdosta Mayor John Gayle and Engineering Director Patrick Collins honored Signal Technician Roger Weaver as the April 2016 Employee of the Month at the April 7 City Council meeting. Weaver received a framed certificate and a check for $200, and his name appears on a plaque displayed in City...Read more

In Photo from left

Mayor John Gayle, Budget Manager Amy Hall and Budget Analyst Carolyn Sampson-Burgess.

The City of Valdosta Finance Department received the 2015 Distinguished Budget Presentation Award from the Government Finance Officers Association (GFOA) for meeting nationally...Read more


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