Tag: Center of Clayton

Clayton likely to reject appeal opposing Flaherty & Collins’ luxury apartment plans

Clayton’s Board of Aldermen appears likely to reject an appeal from a local developer looking to stop the rezoning and subsequent building of a luxury apartment on a city-owned parking lot at 8049 Forsyth Boulevard. At the Jan. 9 Board of Aldermen meeting the Board approved a rezoning from High Density Commercial (HDC) to Planned Unit Development to allow a mixed use, commercial and multi-family residential development project to be built by Flaherty & Collins, […]

Retired Clayton teacher to present research into the history of Clayton’s African-American community

The national celebration of Black History Month is a time to honor the contributions of African-Americans to the nation’s history. As part of the month-long celebration, Donna Rogers-Beard will present her research into the history of Clayton’s African-American community as part of the Clayton Century Foundation’s History Lecture at 7 p.m. Wednesday at the Center of Clayton. A retired educator, Rogers-Beard taught Social Studies in the region since the late 1960’s and began her work […]