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
As the economy continues to open back up and employers strive to keep their employees, customers and communities safe from COVID-19, the State of Michigan has launched another round of funding for various work-related programs, according to Michigan.gov. ...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: June 7, 2021
In its sprint to getting 70 percent of Americans vaccinated against the coronavirus by July 4, the Biden administration announced on June 3 a COVID-19 higher education challenge, which asks college and university leaders to pledge to doing as much as they...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: May 26, 2021
The 2021 version of the City of Taylor’s Good to Great Neighborhood Program continues to make its way through the community, with focus currently in the Taylor Parks Elementary School neighborhood (Area #16, northeast corner) as well as Area #20...Read on...
Posted on: May 21, 2021
Save the date!
The Taylor Summer Festival will return this year, but on a different weekend. The 2021 version will be a three-day affair on July 8-10 at Heritage Park.
Presented by Recoil Firearms and Reliable Delivery, the Taylor Summer Festival will start...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: 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: February 19, 2021
The City of Taylor’s most recent annual financial audit continued to show improvement despite the effects of the pandemic and long-term restrictions due to the recession of over a decade ago. The report was produced by the Plante Moran team of D...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...