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Posted on: April 13, 2018

Sledge Engineering resigns from role as city’s engineering firm

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Casey Sledge and Sledge Engineering, LLC notified City Manager Isaac Turner on Friday that they would end their contracted services with all projects the company is doing for the City of Taylor.

“The City of Taylor and Sledge Engineering have had...

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Posted on: April 6, 2018

Splash Pad Opens today at 3 p.m. Fannie Robinson Park

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After receiving a grant in 2017 for improvements to Fannie Robinson Park, the City of Taylor staff and officials will hold a ribbon cutting ceremony to officially open the new splash pad at 3 p.m. on Friday, April 6. The park is located at 206 S. Dolan St...

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Posted on: April 2, 2018

Nominate Taylor to receive a $20K grant for a local park during Earth Month

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Help get our city nominated for the Meet Me at the Park Earth Month campaign, which kicks off in April. If we get the most nominations, one of our parks will receive a $20,000 grant for improvements. In its fourth year, the Meet Me at the Park Earth Month...

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Posted on: March 22, 2018

Taylor is awarded $500,000 grant from Texas Parks and Wildlife

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City Manager Isaac Turner was notified on Thursday that a grant application submitted to Texas Parks and Wildlife has been approved. The City of Taylor will receive a Non-Urban Outdoor Grant of $500,000 on a 50/50 reimbursement match basis. Taylor is one ...

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Posted on: February 26, 2018

Taylor receives Tree City USA designation for sixth year

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The City of Taylor has been notified by Texas A&M Forest Service that it again meets the standards for designation as a Tree City USA, a program of The Arbor Day Foundation. It is the sixth year in a row for the award.

According the the ADF's website, ...

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Posted on: February 2, 2018

Porter Street being closed off on Friday, Feb. 2, through September

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UPDATE: The contractor at Heritage Square Park closed off Porter Street at Fourth and Fifth streets with the fencing at midday on Friday. It remains closed now at 2 p.m. instead of the expected 5 p.m. closure. We apologize for any inconvenience this may c...

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