Posted on: March 1, 2017

March City Manager Message

Your City Council continues to focus on their number one priority: improving streets. In an effort to maximize funding for these projects, City staff seeks alternate sources to use in conjunction with the Transportation User Fee funds. Funds raised from t...

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Posted on: February 1, 2017

February City Manager Message

The 19th annual Williamson County Growth Summit was held in Georgetown in December.  I, along with Development Services Director Ashley Lumpkin and Assistant City Manager Noel Bernal had the opportunity to attend.  The general theme of t...

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Posted on: December 29, 2016

January City Manager Message

Now that the new year is upon us, Taylor is looking forward to continued growth and is already off to a great start. There are many new projects at various stages in the development process. City Council and Staff are looking forward to the progress that ...

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Posted on: November 30, 2016

December City Manager Message

The holiday season is in full swing and it has been another successful year in Taylor. I would like to take this time to wish each and every one of you happy holidays and a blessed new year as we embark upon 2017.

December is turning out to be a month fill...

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Posted on: October 25, 2016

November City Manager Message

In this month’s edition, I’d like to provide an update on some of the projects and other initiatives happening at City Hall currently. Since the printing of last month’s newsletter, a few changes were made to the budget that I wanted to make you aware of....Read on...

Posted on: September 28, 2016

October City Manager Message

The Taylor Community Cleanup, now in its second year, will take place on October 22 from 8 a.m. - Noon in the neighborhood encompassing parts of W. MLK Blvd., W. Doak St, and Dickey St. The event also coincides with our semi-annual City-Wide Cleanup,...Read on...

Posted on: August 31, 2016

September City Manager Message

Over the summer, the City took part in a housing study to conduct an analysis of Taylor’s future demand for residential development. This study was accomplished by Metrostudy out of Houston, who spent a large amount of time meeting with key individuals in...Read on...

Posted on: August 2, 2016

August City Manager Message

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In June, the City Council and I met for a strategic planning and visioning update session to discuss the goals that were previously set in November of 2015 and align priorities in the three pillars of Economic Vitality, Quality of Life and Transportation/...Read on...

Posted on: July 1, 2016

July City Manager Message

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The City of Taylor staff, in conjunction with the Greater Taylor Chamber of Commerce, will once again be hosting a LEAD (Leading, Exploring, Advancing and Developing) Taylor course. This course, formerly known as Taylor 101, is designed to inform citizens...Read on...


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Posted on: April 6, 2017

Prescription Drug Take Back Event

drug take back

The Taylor Police Department will again participate in the United States Drug Enforcement Administration’s Drug Take Back Event. The event will take place from10 am - 2 pm on Saturday, April 29th at City Hall (400 Porter Street.)  The National Pr...

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Posted on: March 27, 2017

At Large Council Election May 6


Early voting begins on April 24th for the At Large Council election. Candidates are Dwayne E. Ariola and Gary W. Gola. Follow the link for more information.

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Posted on: April 6, 2017

Blackland Prairie Days Festival May 6

Spend the day in historic downtown Taylor as we celebrate Blackland Prairie Days from 10 am to 4 pm. Craft vendors, food, and live entertainment will make a fun day on Main Street.

Posted on: March 30, 2017

Taylor receives iPad donations for after school program

library grant

The Taylor Public Library is the recipient of a grant for iPads for an After School Advantage computer lab thanks to International Game Technology (IGT).

A special dedication ceremony celebrating the new lab’s grand opening will take place April ...

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Posted on: March 27, 2017

Taylor earns 3rd place distinction for grassroots environmental programs

3rd place

The City of Taylor has been recognized as a third-place recipient of the Governor's Community Achievement Awards for 2017.

The third-place Award of Excellence was received for achieving a score of 90 or higher on the application submitted by Keep Taylo...Read on...

Posted on: March 24, 2017

Taylor receives $500,000 matching grant from Texas Parks and Wildlife

Grant Approved!

The City of Taylor has been awarded a matching grant for $500,000 from Texas Parks and Wildlife to make enhancements to Heritage Square Park and to build a skatepark in downtown Taylor.

The $500,000 matching grant will be added to the funding already secur...

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Posted on: March 17, 2017

CAMPO Wants Your Feedback!

campo meeting

The Capital Area Metropolitan Planning Organization (CAMPO) will be hosting a series of public open house meetings to provide members of the public an opportunity to review and comment on amendments made to the 2040 Regional Transportation Plan and the 20...

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Posted on: March 15, 2017

New Residential Development for Taylor

coming soon

The City of Taylor will be recommending City Council approval to welcome a new subdivision from W&B Development in the area located by the Taylor High School at the southeast corner of Carlos G. Parker Blvd. and FM973.

The 67-acre tract of land will house ...

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Posted on: March 15, 2017

Taylor Growth Summit Recap

growth summit

    In early March, the City held a Growth Summit with the intended goal of bringing together community members to share ideas on how Taylor’s future growth should take place and what it should look like. The event, attended by...

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Posted on: March 9, 2017

Taylor Earns Tree City USA Certification for the 5th Year

Tree City USA

The City was notified in February of their recertification as a Tree City USA for the calendar year of 2016.

This marks this fifth consecutive year that Taylor has earned this distinction from the Arbor Day Foundation.

“This distinction is represe...

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Posted on: September 21, 2016

Utility Account Confidentiality

confidentiality form

Utility customers have the option to make their utility account information confidential under The Texas Utilities Code. If you would like to do this, simply click the link and fill out the form then return it by mail or in person to Utility Billing.

Confidentiality Form

Posted on: April 6, 2017

Prescription Drug Take Back Event

Take advantage of a safe way to dispose of unused, expired, or unwanted prescription drugs. Easy, drive through drop off at the City Hall parking lot from 10 am to 2 pm.