Welcome the Town of Clayton, North Carolina

Councilman Jason Thompson

Contact Information:

215 Blanche St
Clayton, NC  27520
919-320-5090 (cell)
jthompson@townofclaytonnc.org

Term and position:

  • Councilman since December 2011; term expires in 2023
  • Mayor Pro Tem since December 2019

Civic activities:

  • Triangle J COG (Council of Government) delegate for the Town
  • CAMPO (Capital Area Metropolitan Planning Organization) alternate for the Town
  • 20 + Year Volunteer, Clayton Area EMS (10 years as Chief)
  • Current Vice President – Johnston County EMS Association
  • Council ex-officio - Clayton Fire Department Fire Advisory Board
  • Serves as alternate to the North Carolina Eastern Municipal Power Agency Board 

Education:

  • Graduate of UNC Charlotte – EMS Management Institute
  • Graduate of Johnston Community College – Paramedic/EMS Program
  • Graduate of Clayton High School

Work experience:

  • Medical Examiner & Death Investigator, State of North Carolina 
  • 29 years of public safety work in Johnston County (EMS, Law Enforcement and 911 Communications)
  • Adjunct faculty at four local community colleges

Why did you run for office?

  • I ran for office to be a voice for those who are often not heard. 
Latest News
  • Due to sewer and waterline improvements, there will be several road closures and detours in the Durham Street area starting Monday, Sept. 27. Improvements will conclude, and traffic patterns will res...

  • The new field is part of a partnership between the Town and the high school, which will help expand recreational and community involvement opportunities for both parties. The Town of Clayton and C...

  • Clayton Fire Department is eagerly awaiting the completion of its newest asset, the ladder truck. The ladder truck is a valuable addition to the Fire Department's assembly of trucks and engines, and ...

  • Johnston County Public Utilities Boil Water Advisory September 10, 2021 A BOIL WATER ADVISORY FOR ALL ARCHER LODGE WATER DISTRICT CUSTOMERS has been issued for ALL Subdivisions along NC 42 betwe...

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