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Scan the QR Code to visit the Clayton County Special Purpose Local Option Sales Tax website where you will find the status and photos of active and completed SPLOST projects.

Clayton County Special Purpose Local Option Sales Tax (SPLOST) Project Updates

Clayton County Administration Building

A new 103,000 sq. ft. three-story Clayton County Administration Building will be located on an 18-acre parcel of land on Old Poston Road in Jonesboro. The facility will be home to several county departments including the Board of Commissioners, Finance, Human Resources, Legal and Communications.

Update: Design documents are being created for the facility’s landscaping and building sign options are under consideration.


Construction Firm:

To Be Determined

Design Firm:

Nelson Worldwide

Project Completion:

August 2025


Clayton County Gateway Signage

New welcome signs will be strategically placed at the North, South, East, and West entrances of the county. The welcome signs will showcase the county's new brand logo to welcome and engage our citizens and visitors when entering the County, including the airport area.

Update: The initial seven Clayton County Gateway signs that display the county's branding and logo have been installed by DeNyse Signage & Architectural Elements at the following locations: Tara Boulevard in Lovejoy; Interstate 75 at Exit 231NB; Interstate 75 at Exit 235SB; Interstate 675 at Exit 7; Interstate 75 at Exit 238NB; Interstate 85 at Exit 71SB; and Interstate 285 at Exit 60. 

Construction Firm:

Not Applicable

Design Firm:

DeNyse

Project Completion:

November 2023

Small Business Incubator

The Small Business Incubator will provide resources to introduce, connect, support, and expand new businesses in Clayton County to bolster the creation of jobs, investment, and economic development.

Construction Firm:

To Be Determined

Design Firm:

To Be Determined

Project Completion:

To Be Determined

Shelnutt Senior Center

The senior center’s interior is receiving a complete renovation to include bathroom upgrades, interior lighting replacement, installing a new washer and dryer and interior wall and ceiling finishes to include wall patching and painting. A new entrance canopy with two new ADA compliant ramps for accessibility will round out the exterior renovations.

Update: The invitation to bid on the contract to construct a new front canopy is planned for release in mid-July 2024

Construction Firm:

Numerous Contractors

Design Firm:

Gardner Spencer Smith

Completion Date:

To Be Determined

Fleet Maintenance Expansion

The Fleet Maintenance Expansion Project will revitalize the existing facility to include an upgrade to its electrical system, new HVAC, vehicle lifts, flooring, windows, and doors. In addition, a new oil pump system and air lines are planned as well as painting the interior and exterior of the building.

Update: Hose reels for oil and air lines will be replaced. An air storage tank will be added to increase the volume of compressed air to the existing system. 


Construction Firm:

Numerous Contractors


Design Firm:

Not Applicable


Completion Date:

To Be Determined


River's Edge Walking Trail Phase II

This project consist of constructing an asphalt ADA accessible walking trail from Plantation Parkway crossing over Harbour Town Parkway continuing to Harbour Lake Drive cul-de-sac through 16.32 acres.

Update: The walking trail is approximately 97 percent complete with total completion planned for the second week in July 2024.


Construction Firm:

Diversified Construction

Design Firm:

Prime Engineering

Completion:

To Be Determined


Lakeview Events Center

Renovations of the VIP Complex at International Park integrate outdoor spaces while maintaining a multi-functional facility for arts and entertainment. Other enhancements include additional covered seating, event administrative space, dressing rooms, additional concessions, re-design of restrooms, backstage facilities, and vendor kiosks.

Update: The plan review with Community Development has been approved and is now pending the solicitation process with Central Services.

Construction Firm:

To Be Determined


Design Firm:

Gardner Spencer Smith


Completion Date:

April 2024


Winter Weather Supply and Storage Building

The new Winter Weather Supply and Storage Building will be located behind the Clayton County Jail on Post Way in Jonesboro. The facility will be used to store approximately 14 days of cold weather material such as salt, sand, and gravel. In addition, it will serve as storage for a salt brine maker and brine solution and house snowplows and spreaders.


Construction Firm:

To Be Determined


Design Firm:

To Be Determined


Completion:

To Be Determined


Clayton County Tennis Courts

Tennis courts at the International Park Tennis Center, Gerald Matthews Tennis Complex, Independence Park and Flat Shoals Park will be resurfaced with new fencing and landscaping installed. The $1.16 million project is estimated to eight to 10 months to complete. 

Update: Crews are pressure washing the walkways around the courts at International Park and the courts have been opened to the public. 

The tennis courts at Independence Park and Flat Shoals Park have been paved. Contractors will begin applying the top coating, spraying lines and applying sealant in mid-July 2024.

Construction Firm:

Signature Tennis Courts INC


Design Firm:

N/A


Completion date:

October 2024


Clayton County Fire Station No. 1 Replacement

The new Fire Station No. 1 will be a replacement facility for the existing Fire Station No. 1 in Riverdale.

Update: Bidding for the project has closed. The team at Central Services and committee will begin assessing the bids to make a recommendation to the Board of Commission. 

Construction Firm:

To Be Determined


Design Firm:

To Be Determined


Completion date:

To Be Determined


Clayton County Fire Station No. 2 Replacement

The new Fire Station No. 2 will be a replacement facility for the existing Fire Station No. 2 in Rex.

Update: The building plan review is in progress with Community Development. Clayton County Water Authority and Transportation and Development will submit any suggested changes in July 2024.

Construction Firm:

To Be Determined


Design Firm:

To Be Determined


Completion date:

To Be Determined


River's Edge Walking Trail Phase III

River’s Edge Walking Trail Phase III will begin where Phase II extension ended at Harbor Lake Drive cul-de-sac and run parallel to Fairway Overlook. The trail is just shy of one mile.

Update: The Clayton County Board of Commission awarded Pride Contracting, Inc. the $2.2 million contract to construct River’s Edge Walking Trail Phases 3 & 4 on June 4, 2024. A notice to proceed will be issued to the contractor the first week in July. 


Construction Firm:

To Be Determined

Design Firm:

To Be Determined

Completion date:

To Be Determined

River's Edge Walking Trail Phase IV

River’s Edge Walking Trail Phase IV will wrap around the lake between Gleneagles Drive and Gleneagles Way, ending at the club house on Plantation Parkway. The trail is just shy of one mile.

Update: The Clayton County Board of Commission awarded Pride Contracting, Inc. the $2.2 million contract to construct River’s Edge Walking Trail Phases 3 & 4 on June 4, 2024. A notice to proceed will be issued to the contractor the first week in July. 


Construction Firm:

To Be Determined


Design Firm:

To Be Determined


Completion date:

To Be Determined


Please note all dates are subject to change due to numerous

variabilities such as shipping delays and weather.

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