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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: August 27, 2015

Updated Transportation User Fee presentation

This presentation was given at the Aug. 27, 2015 Council meeting to provide an updates based on citizen feedback for the Transportation User Fee.

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Posted on: August 26, 2015

PRESS RELEASE - Sky's the Limit Kite Day in Taylor

The City of Taylor Parks and Recreation department will be hosting the second annual Kite Day on Sept. 12, 2015 at the Taylor Regional Park and Sports Complex.

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Posted on: August 24, 2015

Texas DPS Director to Keynote 9/11 Program in Taylor

Steven McCraw, Texas Department of Public Safety Director, will keynote the 9/11 Memorial program at Heritage Square immediately following the emergency personnel, first responder and vehicle parade Sept. 11, 2015.

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Posted on: August 21, 2015

PRESS RELEASE - City Installs State-of-the-art Runway Approach Lighting at Airport

The City of Taylor has completed installation of new runway approach lighting, Precision Approach Path Indicators (PAPIs), at the Taylor Municipal Airport and is the first airport in the nation to have this type of lighting.

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Posted on: August 21, 2015

Advice on Preventing Damage from Future Storms Offered at Home Improvement Stores in Texas

As Texans rebuild or repair their homes damaged by the May 4 - June 22 storms, the Federal Emergency Management Agency and local home improvement stores have teamed up to provide free information, tips and literature on making homes stronger and safer.

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Posted on: August 19, 2015

PRESS RELEASE - City Finance Department Receives Financial Reporting Award

The City of Taylor Finance Department has been awarded the Certificate of Achievement for Excellence in Financial Reporting for their fiscal year 2014 comprehensive annual financial report.

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Posted on: August 18, 2015

City presentation at Chamber of Commerce Aug 17th

At a recent Chamber meeting City Mgr Isaac Turner presented a look at the proposed budget, transportation user fee, and utility fees and made this information available for everyone to help answer any questions.Public Hearings are Aug. 27th and Sept. 3rd.

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Posted on: August 17, 2015

2015/2016 Budget Summary

City Council has set Aug 27th as the date for the first Public Hearing on the proposed Budget and Tax Rate for 2015-2016. Click on link below for a brief overview of the major changes and highlights. Full budget packet is on the Finance Dept. webpage.

Budget in Brief Summary
Posted on: August 4, 2015

Williamson County Issues Burn Ban

On Tuesday, Aug. 4, 2015, the Williamson County Commissioners Court issued a burn ban not to exceed 90 days. The County Judge was given the authority to lift the burn ban during this time if conditions improve.

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Posted on: August 7, 2015

Lights, Camera, Texas

Author Michael Mackie offers a picturesque review of Taylor, Hutto and Georgetown, Texas in his blog, My Favorite Places.

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