The redevelopment plan for downtown Clayton illustrates ideas and solutions reached through a public planning process that involved town officials, downtown merchants, stakeholders and interested citizens. The plan identifies opportunities for development through the adaptive reuse of existing building stock and defines parameters for new construction.  The plan also suggests ideas for streetscape improvements aimed at pedestrian orientation and the establishment of significant public spaces.  The plan expresses the preservation of Clayton’s history, and a vision for the future of downtown.