P.K. Dixon Building
121 South McDonough St.
Jonesboro, GA 30236
Monday – Friday
8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Phone: (770) 477-3569
Watch the 2023 State of the County
Walk-in Customer Service Hours
8 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Monday through Friday
Clayton County Community Development Department is having
a system update. Online services will remain available during this time.
will require users to reestablish their account in the system. The update will
also include fee changes from 2.5% to 3.95% with a $6.95 minimum fee for credit
cards and $1.95 for e-checks, effective October 2, 2023.
Please contact the Community Development Department
at 770-477-3569 for more information
2020 CAPER Notice
2020 CAPER Report
Mission and Vision
The Community Development Department’s mission is to promote citizen participation to attain the highest quality of life; improve and sustain the quality of the built environment that attracts business investments in the county and enforce County codes to promote the health, safety and welfare of citizens of Clayton County.
Community Development Department is a premier department; responsible for interpreting and implementing ordinances/codes that shape Clayton County’s built environment. By the nature of our responsibilities, we enforce regulations that promote economic development; regulate licensure for businesses; administer housing and urban development grants; spatially manage the county’s land resources and enforce building codes to protect the life, safety and welfare of Clayton County citizens and patrons within the context of the overall County vision.