News Release

Board Approves Optional Mask or Face Covering Policy

Face masks and face coverings are optional, not required, for employees and visitors within County facilities located in unincorporated Clayton County. Resolution 2022-90 was unanimously passed by the Clayton County Board of Commissioners at the Tuesday, May 17, 2022, Regular Board Meeting.

The Board of Commissioners hereby resolves that, for the protection of members of the public and County employees, including members of vulnerable populations and members of other populations at risk have the option, but are no longer required to, wear face coverings over the nose and mouth.

Vaccinate Clayton Town Hall Event

The Clayton County Board of Commissioners Office of Communications hosted a Vaccinate Clayton Virtual Town Hall meeting on Thursday, March 24, 2022, at 2 p.m. The purpose of this town hall meeting was to share information about the Coronavirus (COVID-19) cases and vaccinations. A panel of public health officials and county leaders  answered questions for citizens, businesses, and employees.

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View the Questions and Answers from the Town Hall Meeting

COVID Booster Shots

Everyone 18+ years who is fully vaccinated against COVID-19 is eligible for a booster.

At least 2 months after a 1-dose vaccine, Johnson & Johnson/Janssen
At least 6 months after a 2-dose vaccine, Pfizer-BioNTech or Moderna

Eligible individuals may choose which vaccine they receive as a booster dose. Some people may have a preference for the vaccine type that they originally received and others, may prefer to get a different booster. CDC’s recommendations now allow for this type of mix and match dosing for booster shots.

Not all types of vaccines will be available at all sites. For information about COVID vaccines or to schedule a vaccination appointment visit or

DPH continues to stress the importance of vaccination for all Georgians aged 5 years and older. Vaccination is our best tool to protect lives and stop the spread of COVID-19 in our state.

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