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    The City of Taylor Beautification Committee is seeking nominees for beautification awards for residences and businesses.

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  • Taylor resident Bob Wilkerson -- the softball coach at the University of Detroit Mercy since 1997 -- has been selected person of the year by the Detroit Catholic High School League and Catholic Coaches Association.

    Wilkerson will be honored during the Catholic League and Coaches Association...

  • Summer hits the City of Taylor in a big way this weekend, June 1-3.

    -Relay for Life -- the main fund-raiser for the American Cancer Society -- starts 10 a.m. Saturday and ends 10 a.m. Sunday at Heritage Park. There's so much to this event that you have to see it to understand it. It's fun, it's emotional, it's memorable....

  • Seven private gardens and the Taylor Community Garden in Heritage Park will be part of the 2007 Taylor Garden Walk, set for 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. June 30.

    The public walk – sponsored by the Taylor Garden Club and held every other year – allows visitors the opportunity to inspect unique gardens throughout the city.

    The tour of the...

  • Police statue will commemorate FOP's 50th anniversary.
    Follow this link to read more about it. The Protector Statue Community Project

  • The Beautification Council of Southeastern Michigan met May 23 at the Heritage Park Petting Farm. Members were hosted by the Taylor Beautification Commission.

    Visitors received a tour of the Petting Farm and Goodwill Garden in Heritage Park, witnessed the progress on the Taylor Conservatory and Botanical Gardens and walked the wildlife...

  • The St. Cyril of Jerusalem Catholic Church food pantry will benefit from a hot dog, chips and pop special from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. May 26 at the Saveland Supermarket at 8350 Pelham Road in Taylor. All three items can be obtained for a $1 dollar donation. Volunteers will be grilling the hot dogs. Saveland donates the food and drinks to the...

  • Memorial Day – Monday, May 28 – will feature the unveiling of the Lest They Be Forgotten memorial on the grounds of City Hall starting at 1 p.m.

    The memorial is a tribute to fallen Army Spc. Holly McGeogh of Taylor and others in Michigan who served during Operation Iraqi Freedom and Operation Enduring Freedom. Spc. McGeogh, 19, was...

  • Taylor Rotarians are seeking outstanding, enthusiastic professionals between the ages of 25 to 40 to take part in the Group Study Exchange program of The Rotary Foundation. This year, the team members who are selected to participate in this goodwill/friendship tour will be visiting a district of Finland between March 29 and April 26, 2008....

  • Michigan's only location of Exchange City and EarthWorks at 20330 Superior Road in Taylor recently welcomed Taylor Mayor Cameron G. Priebe to tour the facilities. During the visit, Mayor Priebe exchanged mayoral proclamations with Mackenzie Keathley, a fifth-grader from Wareing Elementary School in Taylor. Mackenzie was serving as mayor of...

  • The City of Taylor will be increasing ORDINANCE ENFORCEMENT. Of immediate concern are the following: high grass, junk and debris, unlicensed/non-mobile vehicles, parking across public sidewalks, parking commercial vehicles in residential areas and placing signs on the public easement. A civil...

  • Gerald Thomas of Westminster Place Cooperative and Blaine Honeycutt from Georgetown Place Cooperative, both in Taylor, have been re-elected to the board of directors of the Midwest Association of Housing Cooperatives.
     
    The organization supports and champions the cause of quality housing through education, legislative actions,...

  • The Taylor Recreation Center will be closed May 21-28 for much-needed parking lot repairs and for the Memorial Day holiday. We apologize for any inconvenience.

  • State Senator Ramond Basham of Taylor will be the guest speaker during Monday's Legislative Forum luncheon of the Southern Wayne County Regional Chamber of Commerce. The event is scheduled for 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Crystal Gardens, 16703 Fort Street, Southgate. Tickets are $15 per person. For tickets or information, call Mary Jarosz of...

  • The sixth annual Masco Art in the Park Festival, scheduled for June 9-10 at Heritage Park, continues to impress as a venue for the visual and performing arts.

    Show hours are 10 a.m. to 9 p.m. Saturday, June 9, and 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sunday, June 10. Heritage Park is located at 12111 Pardee Road, between Goddard and Northline roads.

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  • The public is invited to provide input into the development of a new master plan for the City of Taylor.

    Three public open houses have been scheduled to review and discuss progress made in “City of Taylor Master Plan…Blueprint for the Future”:

    ●Saturday and Sunday, June 9 and 10, from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. during the Masco Art in the...

  • Two tributes to Taylor veterans take place in May

    There will be two public tributes to the military in the City of Taylor during the month of May.

    The City of Taylor’s annual tribute to past and current members of the military begins at 11 a.m. Saturday, May 19, in front of the Veterans Memorial Garden outside City Hall in...

  • The annual auction hosted by the Taylor Auxiliary Police is scheduled for 9 a.m. May 12 at the Sheridan Community Center, 12111 Pardee Road. Doors open at 8:30 a.m.

    The public is invited. There is no admission fee.

    All items are sold "as is." The buyer must pay cash for all purchases at the time of the sale. No personal...

  • A Benefit Dinner for the daughters of Taylor resident Stephanie Williams is scheduled for 4 to 9 p.m. June 3 at Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 552 at 1125 Fort Street, Lincoln Park.

    Williams is a 29-year-old single mother of three. She has been fighting stage four colon cancer, which has spread throughout her liver, for more than a year....

  • Talented teen-agers from Taylor are invited to participate in a poetry read from 7 to 9:30 p.m. May 31 at the Sheridan Community Center, 12111 Pardee Road.

    The poetry read is sponsored by Mayor Cameron G. Priebe’s Youth Advisory Council.

    Teens are invited to read their own poetry or listen to others. Slam poetry and acoustic...