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Posted on: January 28, 2016

Vote Early now for May 7th City Council Elections


On May 7, 2016 vote for City Council for District 1 and one member from District 4. Early Voting is from April 25-May 3rd at City Hall 8 am - 6 pm. You must live in the districts to vote. For more information contact Susan Brock at 512-352-3676.

Posted on: April 14, 2016

Taylor Prescription Drug Take Back Day Slated for April 30th.

drug take back

On April 30th from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. the City of Taylor Police Department and the Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) will give the public another opportunity to prevent pill abuse and theft by ridding their homes of potentially dangerous expired, unuse...Read on...

Posted on: April 7, 2016

Blackland Prairie Days Festival May 7


Spend a fun filled day at our festival and end your evening with a street dance on Saturday, May 7th in Historic Downtown Taylor! Children's activities, petting zoo, arts and crafts, BBQ cookoff, and entertainment all day long.

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Posted on: April 18, 2016

TPD Receives New Speed Monitoring Awareness Radar Trailer


The Taylor Police Department has a new “tool” to help in identifying traffic problems in neighborhoods and to promote education and compliance with the posted speed limits. The objective is to educate the driver as to the posted speed limit and make the ...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 23, 2016

Local Support Needed for Taylor Flood Victims

KVUE story

Nearly eight months after flooding damaged around 280 homes in Taylor, volunteers are still working to repair the damage. The recovery effort still needs support at the local level. Check out the full story from KVUE..

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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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Posted on: February 11, 2016

Taylor Earns 2016 National Main Street Accreditation

Main Street

The Texas Historical Commission (THC) commended Taylor for successful annual progress as a designated Main Street community, one of 58 to be recognized this year.

The Texas Main Street Program (TMSP) began in 1981 as one of the first state coordinatin...Read on...

Posted on: January 20, 2016

City Switches Cable Providers for Government Access Channel

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Effective today, the City of Taylor will switch cable providers from Time Warner Cable to AT&T U-verse. The switch affects viewing of the City’s government cable access channel.

The change will help to enhance the security and integrity of our network ...Read on...

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...