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Spotlight Clayton
Busy First Day for Clayton Town Manager Adam Lindsay
Clayton Town Manager Adam Lindsay reported for his first day at Town Hall this morning, and he wasted no time getting down to business. By 9 a.m. he'd already tackled a regional wastewater treatment plant, and he's got plans to get to know each of our Town's departments one-by-one. We'll hold a meet-and-greet with Lindsay on Oct. 12.
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Clayton Firefighters Travel to New York to Honor 9/11 Sacrifice
A group of Clayton firefighters got a once in a lifetime opportunity this weekend to pay homage to the sacrifices our first responders made on 9/11 by travelling to New York and participating in the Stephen Siller Tunnel to Towers 5K Run & Walk. Siller died rescuing others on 9/11 after having run to Ground Zero from the Brooklyn Battery Bridge carrying 60 pounds of gear.
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Clayton's New Animal Control Officer Is Amber Butler
There’s a new animal control officer in Town. Amber Butler joined the Town of Clayton on Sept. 12, and she comes with an exceptional level of professional experience, personal compassion and love for animals. Butler previously managed the Johnston County Animal Shelter in Smithfield and a herd of horses at the N.C. State School of Veterinary Medicine.
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Clayton Fire 9/11 Remembrance Ceremony 2016
Listen in as our Clayton Fire Department, Johnston County Emergency services personnel and our Mayor Pro Tem Michael Grannis reflect back on that tragic day 15 years ago - some lost close friends, others were moved to serve their country, none will ever forget. #WeRemember #NeverForget
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Please DO NOT PUT PLASTIC BAGS in your recycling cart! Throw everything in loose - bottles, cans, paper - it can all be sorted at the recycling plant. But DO NOT PUT your recycling in plastic grocery bags or garbage bags! They can clog the sorting machines and SHUT DOWN the ENTIRE recycling plant! If drivers see plastic bags in your cart, they'll leave a notice that they could not pick up your cart.
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Tree-Trimming Underway!
Town of Clayton Tree Trimming Annual Schedule for Electric Department
Limbs falling on a power line. That's one of the most common causes of widespread power outages And that's exactly why, every year, the Town of Clayton and our awesome Clayton Public Power team initiate our tree-trimming program. For the next several weeks, you’ll see professional tree trimming crews from Burford’s Tree Company in Clayton's neighborhood trimming branches and limbs around electric lines.
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2015 Clayton Water Quality Reports Available!
Our Annual Water Quality Reports for 2015 are now available! Click here for the 2015 Town of Clayton Water Quality Report, which covers the majority of Town. We've also got a separate 2015 Town of Clayton North Water Quality Report, which covers customers who live in Riverwood Athletic Club. These reports cover all the testing that we have done from January 1 through December 31, 2015.
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Novo Nordisk Breaks Ground on $1.8 Billion Clayton Plant
It's a great day for Clayton! Danish drug maker Novo Nordisk broke ground March 28 on a $1.8 BILLION insulin plant at its Clayton campus. The construction alone will create 2,500 jobs, and the plant will employ almost 700 workers at an average salary of $68,000 when it opens in 2020. In his remarks, Mayor Jody McLeod reflected on the outstanding partnership Novo Nordisk and the Town of Clayton have forged over the past 20 years.
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