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The Clayton Town Council approved the appointment of J.D. Solomon as Town Manager during its Monday, Jan. 4, meeting. Solomon has served in the position as interim since Sept. 1, 2020. 

Prior to his appointment as interim town manager, the 30-year resident of Clayton had worked with the Town on ... Read More


If someone at the Town of Clayton needs to make a purchase, Johnny Stanley has always been the go-to guy. 

Johnny came to the Town as its sole Purchasing Agent on Dec. 15, 2003. Now, on Jan. 1, 2021, after more than 17 years in the position, ... Read More


The Clayton Town Council honored former Clayton Planning Director James “Skip” Browder at its Monday, Dec. 22, meeting by adopting a resolution to rename what is known as the Steel Bridge along the Sam’s Branch Greenway the Skip Browder Bridge.&nb... Read More



All Town of Clayton Offices will be CLOSED Friday, Jan. 1 for New Year's Day. We will resume regular business hours on Monday, Jan. 4. However, our buildings will remain closed to the public. 

All Star Waste will run Friday trash and recycle routes on Saturday, Jan... Read More


Facility Maintenance Technician Jamie Ballance is the Town of Clayton’s 2020 Employee of the Year.

Jamie has worked with the Town for eight years. He started in 2012 as a property maintenance worker, and in 2014 moved into his current position – which includes among other responsibilities... Read More


The Clayton Planning Board will meet on Tuesday, Dec. 15, at 6 p.m. in the Council Chambers of Town Hall. The meeting will be available to view online at the Town of Clayton YouTube channel.

The agenda includes requests for a Conditional Use Permit for hurricane fencing at 7740 U.S. Hwy. 70 Business ... Read More


It’s officially Christmas in downtown Clayton! Santa joined Mayor Jody McLeod for a virtual tree lighting on Town Square Thursday evening. The event was livestreamed to the community via the Town’s Facebook pages. 

Clayton Rotary Club President Michael S... Read More


Longtime Town administrator Nancy Medlin attended her last official Council meeting Monday night, ending 22 years of service to the Town of Clayton. She officially retires from her position as Deputy Town Manager on Nov. 20. 

Nancy came to the Town in 1998 as Finance Director after spe... Read More



General Statute 143-215.1C requires that the owner or operator of any wastewater collection or treatment works to issue a news release when an untreated wastewater discharge of 1,000 gallons or more reaches surface waters.

On November 12, 2020, the... Read More


All Town of Clayton offices will be closed Wednesday, Nov. 11, in observance of Veterans Day. This includes our Utilities and Billing Department, Hocutt-Ellington Memorial Library and Parks and Recreation. All Star Waste will run garbage, recycling and yard waste routes on a normal schedule.

Eme... Read More

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