Marie Barber Community Room

CCWA's Marie Barber Community  Room

CUR theater styleIn addition to the Authority's Community Use Buildings (CUBs), citizens and local organizations can use the Marie Barber Community Room at the Authority Headquarters at 1600 Battle Creek Road in Morrow for weekend meetings and gatherings.

The 1,321 square foot room features nine (9) five foot (5') rectangular tables; four (4) sixty inch (60") roundtables; 72 stackable chairs; mobile whiteboard and wireless capability. 

Adjoining the room is a kitchenette with a sink, refrigerator, counter space and small table. Cooking or grilling on site is not permitted. Prepared food may be brought in for an event. Renters are welcome to use their own caterer or bring in their own prepared food. This facility does not have linens or cookware. Private restrooms are also adjacent to the Community Use Room. Set up and take down of all decorations must take place within the rental period. Renters are not allowed to arrive early (prior to rental period) to set up.  

* Please Note: The maximum capacity allowed in this room by the Clayton County Fire Marshal is 86 persons. Also, alcohol is not permitted in the facility or on the property. Renters violating any rental policies will forfeit their deposit. 

The compliance deposit and rental fee are required in order to reserve a date for use of the facility. In the event of a cancellation, this will be refunded to you provided a written notice of cancellation is received a minimum of two (2) weeks prior to your scheduled date of use. If less than two (2) weeks, only the compliance deposit will be refundable. If you need to reschedule, there will be a $50 charge if it is less than two (2) weeks and a $25 charge if it is more than two (2) weeks.

New: Renters may now schedule and pay for their reservations online. Please use links below.


Marie Barber Community Room Rental Rates

Reservation Scheduler for Marie Barber Community Use Room

*Note: Rates are subject to change

Below is a breakdown of costs for bookings effective December 1, 2015. Non-Clayton County residents add $100 to all rental rate categories. 

Rental Type Deposit Rental Fee* Days Times
Regular $100 $300 Saturday or Sunday 8 a.m. - 9 p.m.
Holiday Rentals1 $100 $400 Saturday or Sunday 8 a.m. - 9 p.m.


1Holiday rentals are determined when CCWA is closed for a holiday or when a major holiday falls on a weekend, including New Year's Day, Martin Luther King Jr. Day, Easter Sunday, Memorial Day, Independence Day, Labor Day, Thanksgiving holiday weekend (Thursday - Sunday) and Christmas Day. 

* Non-Clayton County residents add $100 to all rental rates. 

Reservation Request Packet (PDF)

Driving and Parking Directions (PDF)

For more information, please contact 770.960.3610 or


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