GSP urges safe driving during Fourth of July…

Release: State Troopers and Officers Encourage Safe Driving Habits This July Fourth Holiday JUNE 25, 2021 (ATLANTA, GA) – The Georgia State Patrol and the Motor Carrier Compliance Division encourage everyone to celebrate the Independence…

SafeDRIVE concentrates law enforcement on highways

Release: DPS Motor Carrier Compliance Officers to Participate In Operation SafeDRIVE JUNE 16, 2021 Georgia Department of Public Safety Motor Carrier Compliance Division to Participate In Operation SafeDRIVE Joins safety effort to prevent crashes with commercial…

DPS cracks down on street racing crimes in…

Release: DPS Crime Suppression and Street Racing Enforcement Proves Successful Once Again JUNE 15, 2021 (ATLANTA, GA) – The Georgia Department of Public Safety (DPS) coordinated the seventh wave of the multi-agency crime suppression and street…

Bemiss Rd. resurfacing starts today

Release: VALDOSTA – A section of State Route (SR) 125/Bemiss Road in Lowndes County is about to get a $3 million upgrade with nighttime resurfacing scheduled to start Monday, May 10.The contractor will mill and resurface…

Newly signed law cracks down on Atlanta street…

Release: Atlanta, GA – Recently, Governor Kemp signed HB 534 to combat reckless street racing in the Peach State. "It is no secret that Atlanta has a crime problem," said Governor Kemp. "Instead of playing politics or shifting blame,…

Emergency repair on Gordon Street

Update: Gordon Street should be open by noon today, 4/28/2021. Release: TRAFFIC ALERT: A portion of Gordon Street near Hightower Street will be closed until further notice due to an emergency repair. Our crews will…

Valdosta FOGs lead to major blockage and overflow

Release: Grease Blockage Leads to Manhole Overflow On Saturday, April 24, 2021, The City of Valdosta Utilities Department staff responded to a call concerning a manhole discharge at the 1400 block of Williams Street. The cause…