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We all know Clayton is growing and that to preserve what we love about our community, we need to grow smart! That’s why we’re excited to announce the hiring of Rich Cappola as our first Town of Clayton Director of Engineering & Inspections. It’s a new title for a big position, ... Read More


It’s a sad reality, but as adults get older, they become targets for scammers, swindlers and schemers who prey on their good nature in hopes of making a quick buck.

To help seniors protect their financial and physical well-being, the Clayton Police Department will host FREE Senior Citizen ... Read More


Clayton author Susan Schild's is back again with the latest and third installment of  her popular Willow Hill series set in North Carolina - "Sweet Southern Hearts," a story of true tenderness, humor, and sometimes nail biting tension.

To celebrate the new book release, p... Read More


We hope you will join us Monday, May 15 for the Clayton Town Council work session beginning 6:30 p.m. at The Clayton Center, 111 East Second Street in Downtown Clayton.

Unusual for a work session, the Council will hold several public hearings and take votes Monday night. The Council will also set its... Read More


Here’s a quick rundown of what the Clayton Town Council did at the Monday, May 1 meeting. For a more thorough look at these items, check out our preview of the meeting or dig into the full agenda packet – available online or downloadable as a PDF.

The Council voted to approved the followi... Read More


The public will have its chance to weigh in the Town's budget for next fiscal year at the upcoming Clayton Town Council work session, set for 6:30 p.m. Monday, May 15 at The Clayton Center, 111 East Second Street.

Town staff has spent much of 2017 crafting a spending plan for Fiscal Year 201... Read More


34th Annual Clayton 5K Road Race
9 a.m. Saturday May 13, 2017
Downtown Clayton


Hundreds of people compete each year in one of the longest-running road races in the Triangle!  For more than three decades, the annual Clayton Road Race has brought out everyone from 7-year-olds to... Read More


There is SO much going on today - Saturday, April 29, 2017! Get rid of waste, walk for those with Alzheimer's, win a shopping spree and support local artists & businesses, and rock the block with awesome teens in our community! ALL FREE! 


We hope you will join us Monday, May 1 for the Clayton Town Council meeting beginning 6:30 p.m. at The Clayton Center, 111 East Second Street in Downtown Clayton.

You can view the full agenda packet online here, or click here to download a PDF copy. Here are the highlights:

Big Changes ... Read More


Decorated veteran with 20+ years of law enforcement/military experience to lead Clayton Police

The Town of Clayton is excited to announce that C. Blair Myhand will be leading the Clayton Police Department beginning May 15, 2017. Myhand was most recently a Police Captain in the neighboring Town o... Read More

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