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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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Clayton County: Latto’s Christmas in Clayco’

Grammy-nominated, multi-platinum recording artist and Clayton County Native, Latto, and her non-profit Win Some Give Some Foundation hosted the 2nd annual 'Christmas in Clayco' sponsored by Rockstar Energy Drink and Wingstop. Watch a recap of the event here:...

Emergency Rental Assistance Program

    For Immediate Release December 16, 2022 NEWS RELEASE  Clayton County to Temporarily Close   Emergency Rental Assistance Program Application Portal   (Clayton County, GA) - The Emergency Rental Assistance Program (ERAP) application portal is temporarily closed...

Red Cross Blood Drive

The Clayton County Police Department will be hosting an American Red Cross Blood Drive on Thursday, January 26, 2023, at Police Headquarters, 7911 N. McDonough Street, Jonesboro, GA, 30236, 10 a.m. - 3 p.m. in the Community Room. For an appointment log...

Winterfest Concert Series

Commissioner Felicia Franklin and Flint River Community Center Black Box Theater Presents the Winterfest Concert Series at 153 Flint River Road, Riverdale, GA, 30274. Pre-paid registration is required for this event. Ticket sales begin Tuesday, December 20, 2022. For...

City of Jonesboro – Breakfast with Santa

Breakfast and photos with Santa.  Saturday, December 17, 2022 from 10 to 11:30 a.m. at the Jonesboro City Center, 1859 City Center Way, Jonesboro, GA  30236.  Seats are limited, please RSVP to  For additional information contact City Hall at...

Puppet Show: Once Upon A Time In China

Commissioner Felicia Franklin and Flint River Community Center Black Box Theater Presents Once Upon a Time in China by Piccadilly Puppets  at 153 Flint River Road, Riverdale, GA, 30274. Event is free, but tickets are required . Tickets available starting Tuesday,...

Clayton County Central Services Joins BidNet Direct Purchasing Group

As of May 2022,  and in efforts to improve service and efficiency, Clayton County Central Services is now using BidNet Direct as our Electronic Bidding (eBid) System.  TheBidNetDirect electronic bidding system will provide an easy and accessible way to submit BID...