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It takes both an appreciation of the past – and a vision for the future – to make a downtown work.

When the Town of Clayton hired Kaitlin Crocker three years ago, they welcomed a Downtown Development Coordinator who had lived her downtown’s transformation firsthand. A 3rd-generation... Read More


Contract crews will be back out on Main Street near the intersection of Smith Street to repair a patch of asphalt that failed. Underground utility work was completed near this intersection in preparation for a new building on the corner, but after numerous day... Read More


We hope you will join us at 6 p.m. on Monday, Jan. 7 for the Clayton Town Council meeting inside The Clayton Center/Town Hall, 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 ... Read More


Emergency Water Line Repair MONDAY, DEC. 17th
LOCAL TRAFFIC ONLY on MAIN STREET from Fayetteville to Barbour
3-hour water outage for some businesses

There is a significant water leak right at the corner of Main & Church streets near Nancy Jo's Homemade and our utility crews have sched... Read More


Development Process Overview Breakfast Featuring Keynote Speaker!

Thursday, December 13, 2018, 8:15 a.m. at The Clayton Center

When: 8:15–10 a.m. Thursday, December 13, 2018 

Where: Council Chambers, The Clayton Center, 111 E. 2nd St., Clayton, N.C.

What: Please join us ... Read More


UPDATE: We're bringing the popular Rags to Riches Theatre back to The Clayton Center, but we need to reschedule the free event until a new date in January. The performers are snowed in and will not be able to make the Dec. 11 appearance. We'll share the new date as soon as possible!&nbs... Read More


Contract crews met some difficult underground conditions Tuesday and utility work on Main Street will now have to continue again Wednesday, Nov. 28th. Crews will get to work at 8 a.m. to try to complete the work as quickly as possible and then repave over the deep hole that had to be dug t... Read More


Clayton has always gone all out for Halloween, and 2018 will be bigger than ever thanks to the Clayton Harvest FestivalShindig, and Taste of Carolina Cuisine, which now coincide with Halloween week!

Halloween officially falls on a Wednesday, but we're starting the fun the week be... Read More



Our crews have been able to clear our trails and the greenways are back open!

Yard waste collection may take weeks to complete - please be patient! Click for more details! 

Clayton Spared Wrath of Florence

We suffered some power outages, some tree damage and now the Neuse Rive... Read More


Readers won't find a better bargain in Town – a whole grocery bag of books for less than the cost of one new hardback!  Fiction, nonfiction, inspirational, cookbooks, textbooks, classics, children's and more! You won’t find better buys anywhere!

There will be three ... Read More

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