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Posted on: September 28, 2015

Animal Shelter Update

Nine new large kennels have been installed outside and will provide a safe environment for the animals to take shelter. These new kennels help to prevent animals from digging or biting through the gate or other portions of the kennel to ensure no sharp ed...Read on...

Posted on: September 28, 2015

Texas Beer Company Steams Ahead

The City will provide a General Fund 380 Grant for $75,000 and a $125,000 tax increment fund grant to the company for equipment, granted they abide by the following conditions:

The Texas Beer Company must raise $600,000 before May 2016; Receive a certi...Read on...

Posted on: August 20, 2015

Taylor Fire Department Initiates Citizens Fire Academy

The CFA attended a rigorous, 3-month course to be enabled to fill this critical role. One of the spin-off purposes of the training was to seek assistance from interested and qualified citizens to fill this void in our response matrix. Having gone through ...Read on...

Posted on: August 20, 2015

Budget Talk

The proposed Utility Fund revenues for next fiscal year are $7,309,510 with anticipated expenditures of $7,607,139. Because the Utility Fund has been operating in a deficit and has continually had to tap into the reserves, the implementation of a five-yea...Read on...


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Posted on: September 18, 2015

Water Rates to Increase for the First Time in Five Years

Due to increased costs and the need to provide funds for water and waste water capital projects, the City of Taylor will enact a water and sewer rate increase beginning Oct. 1, 2015.

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Posted on: September 17, 2015

Taylor Fire Department Station 1 Open House 10 am to 2 pm, Sat. October 24

Come on down and meet your firefighters on Saturday, October 24th from 10 am to 2 pm. Take a tour of the station and check out the equipment for a fun time. Free hot dogs, drinks, and chips for all. Children's activities too!

Posted on: September 21, 2015

Municipal Court to be Closed Oct. 26-27

The Municipal Court will be closed from Oct. 26-27. We apologize for any inconvenience.

Posted on: September 15, 2015

City of Taylor Downtown Master Plan Receives 2015 Project Planning Award

The City of Taylor’s Downtown Master Plan has been chosen as a recipient of the 2015 Texas Chapter of the American Planning Association’s Project Planning Award in recognition for exemplary planning.

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Posted on: September 10, 2015

PRESS RELEASE - Lumpkin Hired as New Director of Development Services

Ashley Lumpkin will join the City of Taylor staff as the new Director of Development Services effective Sept. 21, 2015. Lumpkin was selected among a strong candidate pool of highly qualified individuals and is a second generation city planner.

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