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Communications Administrator:
Valerie L. Fuller

Jonesboro Historical Courthouse, Ground Floor
121 South McDonough St.
Jonesboro, GA 30236

Phone: (770) 473-3834


Operating Hours:
Monday – Friday:
8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Office of Communications

Office of Communications Launches the New Clayton Connected Podcast


(Clayton County, GA)- The Clayton County Office of Communications is excited to announce its new Clayton Connected Podcast! Launch of the inaugural episode features the overarching topic of the county’s Strategic Plan with hostess Communications Administration Valerie L. Fuller and Chief Operations Officer Detrick Stanford.

“We are constantly looking for ways to better engage and connect with our current and potential residents, businesses, communities, and partners,” said Chief Operations Officer Detrick Stanford. “Our Clayton Connected Podcast is another way to provide options for our diverse audience, improve our communications brand and image, while sharing important information, highlights, and facts. Anyone who desires can learn more about government operations, programs, services, events, and all the wonderful things to enjoy in Clayton County, where the world lands and opportunities take off, at their leisure.”

Tune in to the Clayton Connected Podcast to learn more about the Clayton County Board of Commissioners strategic plan and its pillars (Professional Growth Management, Fiscal Responsibility, Economic Growth, Communication & Image, and Quality of Life). The strategic plan is the county’s road map that correlates with the goals and work of department leaders and staff to make improvements for Clayton County residents and communities.

The Clayton Connected Podcast is accessible at and the following platforms:

  • Apple
  • Pandora
  • Spotify
  • Stitcher

For more information, contact the Clayton County Office of Communications, 770.473.3834, or

PRSA Georgia Honors Clayton County Branding Project with Award of Excellence in Reputation/Brand Management


(Clayton County, GA)-The award-winning Clayton County Board of Commissioners Office of Communications earns the Public Relations Society of America (PRSA) Georgia Reputation/Brand Management Award of Excellence for the Clayton County Branding Project. Clayton County was honored and recognized at the Annual PRSA Georgia Awards Celebration, at the Cobb Energy Performing Arts Centre in Atlanta, Georgia in November.

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Office of Communications Earns PRSA Award for
Most Effective InHouse Campaign Featuring Spivey Splash Water Park

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A Taste of Clayton

A Taste of Clayton will be an amazing experience centered around Clayton County Arts, Music and Food. Mark your calendars for this family fun festival! Presented by Commissioner Felicia Franklin Warner. #ClaytonStrong

Clayton County Eggstravaganza

Commissioner Sonna Singleton Gregory and Clayton County Parks and Recreation Department present Eggstravaganza Saturday, April 13, 2019, 1 pm- 4 pm at the Carl Rhodenizer Recreation Center for youth ages 13 and younger. #ClaytonStrong

Wild Azalea Festival

Join us for the Wild Azalea Festival! There will be informational booths, rock climbing, face painting, live animal shows, a free group guided hike, and more. We’ll see you Saturday, April 6, 2019 11am – 4 pm at Reynolds Nature Preserve. #ClaytonStrong

Clayton County Fishing Derby

Time to reel it in at this year’s Fishing Derby. The first date is May 11, 2019, 8 am-noon at Clayton County International Park. The first 200 participants will receive a t-shirt! Children 13 and under get free entry. Remember, it starts in the parks! #ClaytonStrong

Baseball Opening Celebration and Parade

Commissioner Gail Hambrick Presents Baseball Opening Celebration and Parade Saturday, March 23, 2019, noon-4 pm at Flat Shoals Park, 1915 Flat Shoals Road, Riverdale, GA 30296. Let’s play ball! #ClaytonStrong

Clayton County Police Department Hiring Event

Interested in a career as a police recruit or police officer? You are encouraged to attend a hiring event Saturday, March 23, 2019, from 10 a.m. – 1 p.m. at the Clayton County Police Headquarters, 7911 N. McDonough Street, Jonesboro, GA 30236. #ClaytonStrong #IamCCPD

Time Management for Small Business Workshop

Need help with time management for your small business? Check out the Clayton County Library System Time Management for Small Business workshop Thurs., February 28, 2019, 6:30 pm- 8:30 pm at Library Headquarters. You can register online at #ClaytonStrong

Organizational Types & Marketing Your Business Workshop

Mark your calendars for the Organizational Types & Marketing Your Business event hosted by Clayton County Library System this Thursday, February 21, 2019, 6:30 pm- 8:30 pm at Library Headquarters. Register online at #ClaytonStrong