Mayor Beverly H. Burks

Mayor Beverly Burks

Mayor Burks held her Swearing In Ceremony on November 30,  2020. 
If you missed the event, you can view on Facebook.  


Clarkston Resident: 21 years
Profession: Director of Community Engagement at Fulton-DeKalb Hospital Authority
Goals for Clarkston:  As mayor, I look forward to working with our council and laying the foundation with policies to make economic improvements for our small businesses, improve the health and well-being of our residents, increase the branding our city, increase our usage of the path, more community engagement of our police department and make this community a place for residents to call home.

Community Involvements & Organizations:  Ms. Burks has been a member of various professional and community organizations including the Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Coalition of One Hundred Black Women, National Association for the Advancement of Color People (NAACP), National Association of Female Executives, National Black Meeting Planners Association, Junior League of DeKalb County, and the DeKalb Democratic Party.  She is a member of the Prevention Research Center - Georgia State University Community Advisory Board, Clarkston COVID-19 Task Force,
and Sagal Radio. Beverly also participated in the 2020 Class of Leadership DeKalb. 
Personal Motto:   
Believe in what you can do. Avoid thinking of what you can't do. Have faith!




















































































































Goals for Clarkston

Clarkston is a city like none other. We boast an amazing array of diverse cultures, businesses and people. We're a neighborly city, we know that by working together we can create the best community possible.

Together, with your support we'll build a Clarkston that is safer, greener and more prosperous. We'll create a community that celebrates our youth, opening doors for their futures. And together, we'll create a Clarkston that our residents will be proud to call home.

Contact Us

City of Clarkston- Annex

1055 Rowland Street

Clarkston, Georgia 30021

Phone: 404-296-6489


For Emergencies Dial 9-1-1

All Clarkston Police officers are dispatched through Dekalb County dispatch. The non emergency number for DeKalb dispatch is:




Clarkston Police Dept. Chief Christine Hudson

3921 Church Street Clarkston, GA 30021

Phone: 404-292-9465

Fax: 404-298-1522