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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.

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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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Clayton County Quarterly Review (FY23 Q1)

The Office of Performance Management will issue a quarterly review of all the departments' key accomplishments, work in progress, and challenges to all departments, elected officials, and Clayton County citizens. Read the report...

Clayton County Library System: Men talking to Men About Health Series

Join the Clayton County Library System for the “Men talking to Men About Health Series” at the Northwest Branch Library, 6131 Riverdale Road, Riverdale, GA 30274. This 5-week series is a safe space for men to discuss, share or just listen to medical experts and each...

Cloverleaf Hiring Achievement

Cloverleaf Project Achievement workshops will help students prepare presentations for the speaking competition by assisting them with research and creating their visual aids. Students will have time to present before their competition to build confidence and...

New Year New Job Hiring Event

Clayton County Library System in partnership with Goodwill of North Georgia will host the New Year New Job Hiring Event on Thursday, January 12, 2023, from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Clayton County Headquarters Library 865 Battle Creek Rd., Jonesboro, GA 30236....

2023 Junior Rally

Attention all 6th - 8th grade youth! You are invited to the 4-H Junior Rally  April 22 - 23, 2023, at the Wahsega 4-H Center! For more information visit or contact Clayton County Extension Service at 770-473-3945. #Claytonconnected

Sneaker Valentine’s Day Gala

Clayton County Parks and Recreation Presents the Virginia Burton Gray Recreation Center Sneaker Valentine’s Day Gala at 1475 E Fayetteville Rd, Riverdale, GA 30296. Friday, February 10, 2023, from 6:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m. Event is for teens ages 12-17. Pre-paid...

Clayton County Homebuyer Education Seminar

Presented by Metro Fair Housing Services, Inc. Clayton County is hosting a Homebuyer Education Seminar: Free To the Public 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. on Saturday, January, 21, 2023. To register, email Sharon Dukes at #Claytonconnected

NOTICE: Special Called Meeting – January 10, 2023

For Immediate Release January 9, 2023 NOTICE  Special Called Meeting   (Clayton County, GA)- Notice is hereby given that the Clayton County Board of Commissioners will hold a special called meeting on Tuesday, January 10, 2023, at 5:15 p.m. for the following purposes:...

Homebuyer Education Seminar

Presented by Metro Fair Housing Services, Inc. Clayton County is hosting a Homebuyer Education Seminar: Free To the Public 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. on Saturday, January, 21, 2023. To register, email Sharon Dukes at #Claytonconnected

Citizen’s Police Academy

The Clayton County Police Department presents Citizen's Police Academy. The Citizen's Police Academy is a FREE 10-week program designed to allow citizens the opportunity to gain first-hand knowledge of police responsibility every Monday beginning  February 6, 2023....