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Posted on: January 5, 2017

January Council Meeting Schedule

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The January City Council meetings are on January 12th and 26th at 6pm at 400 Porter Street.  There was a misprint in the Community Connection Newsletter for January.

Posted on: January 4, 2017

CAMPO Wants Community Input

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The Capital Area Metropolitan Planning Organization (CAMPO) is developing a Regional Active Transportation Plan for the region and wants your input! Join them at the Taylor Public Library for an informational Open House from 4-7pm on Tuesday January 31st....

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Posted on: December 28, 2016

New Drop off Location for Christmas Trees

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The Christmas Tree Drop off location has changed this year.  The City of Taylor asks that residents please remove all lights and decorations from live trees and drop their trees off at 1200 Welch Street.  This location is only available ...

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Posted on: December 16, 2016

Notice of Election May 6, 2017 for Council Member At Large

The City of Taylor will hold an election on May 6, 2017 to elect a Council Member At Large. Applications may be submitted to the City Clerk between Jan 18 and February 17, 2017 during regular office hours.

Posted on: December 12, 2016

City of Taylor Selects New PIO

Jill Nalley

Jill Nalley joined the City of Taylor staff as the Public Information Officer on December 5th, 2016.  Nalley comes to Taylor from The City of Leander where she developed outreach programs, social media and marketing for the Leander Fire Departmen...

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Posted on: December 1, 2016

2016 Year in Review

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• $1 million invested in new Fire Department apparatus

• TFD hosted the 4th Annual Honor Guard Academy graduating the largest class in history which include multiple emergency services personnel from across the state

• 14 TPD...

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Posted on: October 17, 2016

United Way of Williamson County to provide education, enrollment assistance to uninsured residents

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United Way of Williamson County is offering education and enrollment assistance at nine Williamson County locations during the 2016 Health Insurance Marketplace Open Enrollment Season. Open enrollment begins November 1 and ends January 31, 2017

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Posted on: November 8, 2016

Taylor Police Taps Lagrone for Police Commander Job


The Taylor Police Department honored newly promoted Commander Jeffery Lagrone during a formal promotion ceremony held today. Lagrone has an extensive career with the TPD having served in numerous leadership roles throughout his tenure with the department....

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Posted on: October 27, 2016

Aggravated Robbery - TPD Requests Information


A Taylor restaurant was robbed at gunpoint Wednesday. Gonzales Tacos, located at 800 E. Martin Luther King, Jr. Blvd, was the site of an armed robbery which resulted in the suspect leaving the scene with an undisclosed amount of cash.

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Posted on: September 21, 2016

Utility Account Confidentiality

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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.

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Posted on: October 3, 2016

Rector Selected as New Public Works Director

Matthew Rector

Matthew Rector, Sr. will join the City of Taylor staff as the Public Works director effective Oct. 10. Rector has more than 9 years of experience as an engineer with significant skill in project management and public works operations. He has worked on mul...

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Posted on: August 3, 2016

Main Street Trail Project Construction to Begin Aug. 8

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The Main Street Trail project will begin construction on Monday, Aug. 8 beginning at the northernmost point and working south toward Highway 79. This project will provide a fully-connected sidewalk on the west side of the road from Carlos G. Parker Blvd. ...Read on...

Posted on: February 25, 2016

City Taking New Approaches in Code Enforcement

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The City of Taylor has implemented a new method for warning potential violators of suspected code enforcement violations through a door hanger reporting system to begin Monday, Feb. 29, 2016.

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Posted on: February 25, 2016

Two Additional Lightning Prediction Systems Installed in Taylor

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Two additional lightning prediction systems were recently installed and will be activated Friday, Feb. 26 at Doak Street ball fields and Robinson Park, bringing the total number of detection systems in Taylor to 10.

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Posted on: February 19, 2016

Taylor revitalization boasts downtown lofts, microbrewery

McCrory Timmerman

KEYE TV did a feature on the affordability of living in Taylor as well as the McCrory-Timmerman Restoration Project and soon-to-open Texas Beer Company Microbrewery. Check out the full story and video.

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