City of Taylor offerings on the municipal government channels of Comcast and Wow have improved greatly over the past month, and Saturdays now offer a wide range of informational programming.
This Saturday will feature the replay of a ceremony honoring the late Holly McGeogh, held recently at the Taylor Veterans Museum. A portion of I-75 has been dedicated to Ms. McGeogh, thanks to legislation sponsored by State Representative Alex Garza (D-Taylor). That show will be shown beginning at 8:30 a.m.
Several “Taylor News Breaks” will be shown throughout the day. Each will feature a different topic and guests:
- Ron Hinrichs, Southern Wayne County Chamber of Commerce president and CEO, discusses business and the labor shortage: 9 a.m.
- Vanessa Morris, director of the Taylor Community Library, discusses the new “StoryWalk” and other library issues: 9:30 a.m.
- John Blair, Taylor Police chief, discusses distracted driving and other law enforcement issues: 2:30 p.m.
- Guido Ulin and Chelsea Nunnally, Taylor Recreation Department, discuss the newly renovated Recreation Center along with other interesting topics: 2:05 p.m.
- Sam DiCicco, supervisor of the Good to Great Neighborhood Program, discusses recent updates on the campaign: 7:30 a.m.
Short tutorials on “Voting Absentee” and “Paying your water bill” run at 7 and 8 a.m., as well as throughout the day.
A bond proposal for the Taylor School District is explained at 10:30 p.m., and this year’s Taylor High School Commencement Ceremonies air at 4 p.m.
This week’s City Council meeting is replayed at 10 a.m. and 6:30 p.m.
And this year’s National Day of Prayer celebration at City Hall replays at 1:20 p.m.
Many of these shows also air at various times throughout the week, unless preempted by a live presentation.
The Media Center staff is currently working on presenting these shows and more in the future online on this website. Look for further announcements.