Posted on: July 18, 2021
The 2021 Telegraph Cruise is making its way back to the City of Taylor (along with Dearborn Heights, Dearborn and Redford) on Saturday, July 24. Official hours are 9 a.m. to 9 p.m. The course runs up and down Telegraph Road from Eureka on the south to Pur...Read on...
Posted on: July 16, 2021
A second Citywide Rummage Sale is being scheduled for August, and about a month later, a Fall Shred Day has been added to the calendar, as well.
The second citywide garage sale is scheduled for Friday, August 20, through Sunday, August 29. This wi...Read on...
Posted on: July 12, 2021
The Michigan Supreme Court has denied an appeal in a plaintiff’s years’ old lawsuit against the City of Taylor, which alleged the City’s water and sewer rates were unreasonable and constituted disguised taxes in violation of Michigan’s Headlee Amendment, ...Read on...
Posted on: July 8, 2021
The Good to Great Neighborhood Program is heading for Area #21, the neighborhoods between Beech Daly, Wick, Ecorse and Telegraph.
Residents in that area soon will be receiving more details in the mail.
G2G focuses on enhancements such as beautification, par...Read on...
Posted on: July 8, 2021
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 ...Read on...
Posted on: July 2, 2021
On July 1 Taylor Police and Fire were on hand to receive a donation of “Autism 911 Ready Bags” from Lisa Vilella of Mimi’s Mission. Vilella is the president of the organization.
Mimi’s Mission is a local non...Read on...
Posted on: July 2, 2021
City Council meetings will reopen for public attendance on Tuesday, July 6. Regular meetings of the council are held on the first and third Tuesdays of each month. Due to the Fourth of July weekend, council will host a study session at 5:30 p.m., followed...Read on...
Posted on: May 27, 2021
The Taylor School District recently released a video presentation on information centering on a possible bond proposal. The video was created by Superintendent Griff Mills and his staff, a 22-member TSD Bond Steering Committee and TMP Architecture, consul...Read on...
Posted on: June 15, 2021
GFL Environmental, the City’s curbside provider for trash, recycling, compost and bulk pickup, is experiencing labor difficulties leading to delays in the service schedule across this community and others in the region.
Sam Caramangno, an executi...Read on...
Posted on: June 14, 2021
The Taylor Animal Shelter was the recipient of a $1,000 donation from an unlikely source – 8-year-old Bryson Kliemann, who recently raised thousands of dollars when his story about selling Pokemon cards to save his sick dog went viral.
Bryson and...Read on...
Posted on: May 4, 2021
For the second year in a row, the effects of the COVID-19 global pandemic have caused the cancellation of the Junior League Baseball World Series in Taylor.
Little League International President Stephen Keener announced Monday (May 3) that play in Little L...Read on...
Posted on: June 18, 2021
United States District Court Judge Mark A. Goldsmith from the Eastern District of Michigan has dismissed a former police officer’s First Amendment lawsuit against the City of Taylor and its mayor. In an opinion issued on June 17, the court grant...Read on...
Posted on: March 25, 2021
This year, DTE Energy crews will be scheduling appointments with homeowners in Taylor to relocate natural gas meters to the outside of their homes. DTE plans on relocating about 1,200 of these meters this year.
DTE representatives will soon be in Taylor ne...Read on...
Posted on: April 26, 2021
The City recently approved its Fiscal Year 2021-22 Budget, simultaneously including an Omnibus Amended Budget for the 2020-21 year, as has become practice. The general budget is prepared by the administration and its department heads, along with the Budge...Read on...
Posted on: April 29, 2021
The fourth year of the City’s Good to Great Neighborhood Program is beginning and the immediate target is Area #20, which includes the neighborhoods between Pennsylvania, Eureka, Inkster, and Beech Daly roads. Introductory letters were mailed to...Read on...
Posted on: March 30, 2021
Mayor Rick Sollars has announced two key appointments in the Department of Public Services.
Craig Lyon was recently named director of the Department of Public Services, replacing Keith Boc, who retired. For Lyon, this will mark his second term of...Read on...
Posted on: March 9, 2021
After funding 30 Taylor businesses during the first round of the “Taylor Together” Small Business Relaunch Program, the Community Development Department has announced $75,000 in additional funding to be allocated in phase two of the ca...Read on...
Posted on: February 25, 2021
The Michigan Department of Agriculture and Rural Development (MDARD) announced the recipients of the 2021 Animal Welfare Fund grants, and the Taylor Animal Shelter was one of just two winners to earn a full $10,000 award.
This year, MDARD will di...Read on...
Posted on: February 22, 2021
To address the increasing financial distress experienced by many Wayne County taxpayers during the COVID-19 pandemic, the Wayne County Treasurer's Office Financial Hardship Policy now includes certain Occupied Commercial and Residential Rental Pr...Read on...
Posted on: January 29, 2021
Monday, February 1, 2021, will bring changes at various City buildings, thanks to the newest order (January 22, 2021) issued by the Michigan Department of Health and Human Services pertaining to the COVID-19 pandemic.
At City Hall, first-floor capacity for...Read on...
Posted on: January 11, 2021
The City is offering the opportunity for discounted pavilion rentals for 501c3 non-profit organizations as a way to give back to our community and support the work of organizations helping others.
The discounted pavilion rental is for the Sheridan Center o...Read on...
Posted on: December 3, 2020
Mayor Rick Sollars today (December 3) announced “TSX Baseball,” an exciting expansion of offerings at the Taylor Sportsplex in 2021. The new program will be housed in the main open-field soccer arena.
The program will include three batting cages and the av...Read on...
Posted on: February 21, 2020
A new law takes effect in February 2020, requiring multi-line telephone systems (MLTS), like those found in hotels and offices, to dial 9-1-1 from anywhere on location, link properly with emergency dispatch centers and provide accurate information to firs...Read on...
Posted on: August 19, 2018
The United States champions from Lufkin, Texas, will challenge the International champions from Chinese Taipei for the world championship of the 38th annual Junior League Baseball World Series at noon today at Taylor’s Heritage Park.
The game fea...Read on...