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Posted on: July 21, 2016

Failure to Submit a Disinfectant Level Quarterly Operating Report (DLQOR)

The CITY OF TAYLOR water system PWS ID 2460004 has violated the monitoring and reporting requirements set by the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality (TCEQ) in Title 30, Texas Administrative Code (30 TAC), Section 290, Subchapter F. Public water syst...Read on...

Posted on: July 13, 2016

Taylor Regional Park to Host 2016 Triple Crown Softball Tournament


The Triple Crown Softball Southwest Summer Nationals girl’s fast pitch tournament will be held during two extended weekends at Taylor Regional Park & Sports Complex, bringing in more than 30 teams from across the United States to the area.

The tournam...Read on...

Posted on: June 30, 2016

City of Taylor Water Quality Report Now Available

Water Quality Report

City of Taylor Water Quality Reports are now available online. Two public meetings are schedule for July 21 and July 28 at 5 p.m. at City Hall.

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Posted on: June 30, 2016

City Awarded $50,000 from USDA for Amy Young Barrier Removal Program

Amy Young

The City of Taylor has been notified of their award for $50,000 from the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) to leverage the existing Amy Young Barrier Removal Program.

The USDA funding will be used to supplement the money designated by the ...Read on...

Posted on: June 29, 2016

Downtown Signage Options Presentation Now Available


The options presented at the Downtown Signage & Open Forum meeting are now available online. The public is encourage to provide feedback/comments on the designs by filling out a form located on the Development Services page.

Signage presentation
Posted on: June 27, 2016

Water Clearing Project to Begin July 5 in Taylor

Water Clearing

The Brazos River Authority will conduct a 21-day chlorine “burnout” on the water distribution systems of the City of Taylor beginning July 5, 2016.

This activity will also affect water users that purchase potable water from Taylor including Thrall and...Read on...

Posted on: June 13, 2016

Fatal Collision on North Main St.

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On Friday, June. 10th at 7:12 P.M., Taylor officers responded to the 3100 block of North Main in reference a report of a motor vehicle crash with injuries involving two vehicles.

Ms. Mary Katherin Griffin, age 22, of Taylor, was operating a 1990 Bui...Read on...

Posted on: May 31, 2016

Lights out at Murphy Park Tennis Courts

tennis court

Until further notice, there will be no lights at the Murphy Park Tennis Courts due to an electrical issue. We apologize for this inconvenience.

Posted on: May 18, 2016

Ancira, Rydell Named Mayor, Mayor Pro Tem in Taylor Election

Council 2016

During a special meeting held Tuesday to canvass the municipal election results and select the positions of Mayor and Mayor Pro Tem, incumbent Jesse Ancira, Jr. was voted into the Mayoral seat and Brandt Rydell was elected Mayor Pro Tem.

Ms. Christine...Read on...

Posted on: May 10, 2016

Williamson County and Cities Health District Urges Precaution Against Mosquito Bites

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The Williamson County and Cities Health District (WCCHD) Integrated Mosquito Management Program utilizes a comprehensive management strategy to identify and test mosquitoes that carry West Nile Virus, monitor arbovirus illness in humans, and alert and edu...Read on...

Posted on: May 5, 2016

City Maintains AA- Bond Rating from S&P

financial rating

Standard & Poor’s (S&P) Global Ratings have affirmed an AA- bond rating for the City of Taylor’s general obligation bonds and views the outlook for the City’s rating as stable.

The AA- rating is consistent with the last rating the City received in 201...Read on...

Posted on: February 25, 2016

City Taking New Approaches in Code Enforcement

code enforcement hangers

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.

In conjunction with the Taylor Police and Fire Departments, ...Read on...

Posted on: February 25, 2016

Two Additional Lightning Prediction Systems Installed in Taylor

lightning prediction system

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.

The other locations include: Taylor ...Read on...

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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Posted on: December 31, 2015

City of Taylor Year in Review

Year in Review

This past year has brought many accomplishments to the City of Taylor and has served as a launch pad for the future here. The City continues to seek excellence through innovation, partnerships and strategic planning to ensure Taylor’s future outlook is br...Read on...