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Tuesday, March 21, 2023 Special Election – Election Results

Clayton County, Georgia Home

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 claytonconnectedpodcast.claytoncountyga.gov and the following platforms:

  • Apple
  • Pandora
  • Spotify
  • Stitcher

For more information, contact the Clayton County Office of Communications, 770.473.3834, or claytonconnectedpodcast@claytoncountyga.gov.

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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World Series Watch Party

Join us this Saturday night for the World Series Watch Party at the Lake Spivey Recreation Center. #Claytonconnected

Fall Festival Job Fair

The Development Authority of Clayton County & the City of Jonesboro is hosting a Job Fair on Tuesday, November 9th from 12PM. – 4PM- Jonesboro’s Broad Street Green, 108 Broad Street, Jonesboro. Fair is specifically for the Hospitality, Retail, and Restaurant industries. Job seekers and employers.

Trick or Treat with Willy Wonka & The Chocolate Factory

District 4 Commissioner DeMont Davis presents Trick or Treat with Willy Wonka & the Chocolate Factory on Saturday, October 30, 2021, at 6 p.m. at Clayton County International Park (Beach and Courts), 2300 Hwy 138 E., Jonesboro, GA 30236. For more information, call 770-472-8077. #Claytonconnected

Rental Assistance for Tenants and Landlords

Emergency Rental Assistance for Tenants and Landlords
Get help completing applications
Saturday, October 23, 2021 10 AM – 1 PM
Various Locations – 770-347-0212, Press 1

Career Fair

Are you interested in a competitive-paying job in an essential industry? Meet and talk to companies that are actively looking for candidates for skilled and technical trade positions in the natural gas industry on Saturday, Oct. 23, 2021, 10 a.m. – 2 p.m., at Atlanta Gas Light Technical Center

Pink Pop-Up Event

October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month. Please join us for this Pink Pop-Up Event on Sunday, October 24, 2021, from 3 p.m. – 7 p.m. at B’Mari Events & Art Studio, 106-112 N McDonough St, Jonesboro, GA 30236.

Laid off due to COVID

Laid off due to COVID and looking to start a new career? You may be eligible to receive federal funding. For more information, call 404-463-3327.

Emergency Rental Assistance (ERA) For Landlords and Tenants – Apply NOW!

Eligible Clayton County tenants and landlords are encouraged to apply for the Emergency Rental Assistance Program. Get help completing applications beginning on Friday, October 22, 2021, from 10 a.m. – 5 p.m. at various locations, or apply now online at relief.claytoncountyga.gov.

Fall Harvest Festival

Join us for our 1st Annual Fall Harvest Festival on Saturday, November 13, 2021, from 11 a.m. – 3 p.m. at the Jim Huie Recreation Center, 9045 Tara Blvd, Jonesboro, GA 30236. The Festival will include vendors, inflatables, DJ, and more! Call 678-479-5133 for more details. #Claytonconnected