Wooden Frog Carved with  Chainsaw Standing in front of Clayton Library
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Spotlight Clayton
HUGE Economic Advantages Scored for Town of Clayton, Johnston County & NC!
Novo Nordisk executive, Gary Lohr congratulates Town leaders
It's OFFICIAL! Clayton was chosen as the location for a $1.85 billion economic investment by diabetes pharmaceutical company Novo Nordisk. They will build a 200,000 sq-ft facility to manufacture the diabetes products in the U.S. for the first time. This brings nearly 700 jobs - A BOOST to Clayton and Johnston County!
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Flying Colors for Clayton Police
The Clayton Police Department prides itself on professionalism and ensuring that our community stays safe. Now, after INTENSE scrutiny by a team of independent, national assessors, the department is poised to receive one of the highest acknowledgements of law enforcement excellence.
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Tribute for Veterans Nov. 8th
Clayton Tribute for Veterans Logo
In just over a month, the historic stage of The Clayton Center will be echoing with the patriotic sounds of a nostalgic USO-style celebration as the Town of Clayton hosts its first-ever “Tribute for Veterans.” We want all veterans and their families to be a part of the event on Sunday, Nov. 8th. Send in their photos and stories NOW!
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Loose Leaf Collection Underway!
Leaf collection
Grab a rake and toss the bags - loose leaf collection began October 1st! Some towns only offer pick-up a few times during leaf season - the Town of Clayton offers pick-up service EVERY SINGLE WEEK for the next 4 months!
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Request for Proposals
Bidding Opportunties
The Town is looking for proposals for an outside power transformer. Sealed proposals will be accepted until October 8th at 2:00PM.
The Town is also looking for quotes for a limited scope signage package for the administrative office at The Clayton Center. These submissions will be accepted through the close of business, Monday October 5, 2015.
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Water Quality Reports Available!
Water Quality Report
Our 2014 Water Quality Reports are available for you! We have two reports that cover the Town - the main report and the Riverwood report, which is serviced by another system. We've been diligent over the years to provide ourselves with drinking water that meets all state and federal standards!
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So much to see and do
The Clayton Center
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Economic Development
Downtown, Business, Residential
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  • In just over a month, the historic stage of The Clayton Center will be echoing with the patriotic sounds of a nostalgic USO-style celebration as the Town of Clayton hosts its first-ever “Tribute fo...

  • Open House, Sunday, October 11, 2015, 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM Sit behind the wheel of one of our shiny red fire trucks. Watch as firefighters demonstrate how they work to save lives.  Get inside the Arc...

  • Beer, Bands and BBQ at Clayton Shindig The Clayton Mid-Day Rotary Club sponsors this amazing event October 10th and it is chocked full of fun, music, food and games.  But the best part is that pro...

  • Clayton is becoming a little literary hub!   And Hocutt-Ellington Memorial Library wants you to get to know these local authors.     We're holding a special free event for the reading public to co...

  • It’s that time of year – leaves changing color and leaves falling all over your yard!  Most of our neighboring towns only offer loose leaf pick-up once or twice a season. The Town of Clayton offer...

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