News Listings

  • The founder of Famous Dave’s Legendary Pit Bar-B-Que restaurant chain visited Taylor this morning (Thursday, May 15) and was greeted by various city officials, police and firefighters...
  • The City of Taylor started construction on Beech Daly Road between Eureka and Pennsylvania last Friday (May 9).  

    Here is a tentative schedule of where the project stands.  Obviously, this is all weather dependent, and the plan is already behind from this week's rain:
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  • Larry Pappas, former City of Taylor Water Department foreman, has passed away. He was 73.

    Here are the funeral details:
     
    Michigan...
  • The City of Taylor's 2014 community-wide rummage sale begins Friday, May 16, and runs through May 23.

    No permit is required to hold your sale this week only, according to the Department of Public Works.

    Any unwanted items after the rummage sale can be disposed of at the Taylor Hills Transfer Station/Compost Site...
  • Crime has decreased in the City of Taylor through the first four months of the year, according to Police Chief Mary Sclabassi's April report released to the City Council last week.

    "As you...
  • The American Cancer Society’s 12th  Relay for Life of Taylor  will officially get underway at 10 a.m. on Saturday, May 17, as event volunteers and participants gather at Heritage Park to launch their fundraising efforts for the American Cancer Society. 

    Heritage Park is located at Pardee and Northline roads....
  • The National Weather Service in Detroit/Pontiac has issued a Tornado Warning for: Northern Monroe County in Southeast Michigan. Southwestern Wayne County in Southeast Michigan. That is why the City of Taylor's sirens went off just minutes ago.

    Note the following:
    • Until 5:30...
  • Several events are going on in Taylor Saturday, May 10, that would be worth attending. 

    Here's the lineup:
    • Pet Adoption Day at the Taylor Animal Shelter (25555 Northline Road near Beech Daly) 9 a.m. until 3 p.m. Saturday.
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  • LaunchDETROIT, a micro-loan finance program developed by Rotary District 6400 for Detroit area entrepreneurs, is offering “Business Basics” workshops at Baker College, located at 4500 Enterprise Drive  in Allen Park.  The first workshop “Small Business Bookkeeping” will be held from 6:30 p.m. to 8 p.m. on Monday, May 19.
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  • The Taylor Sportsplex is holding registration for its 6 on 6 summer leagues from May 9-22. 

    From June 2-August 1, it offers men's open Monday games; girls/guys open Wednesday games; and adult co-ed Friday games.

    Cost is $500 per team for the 8-week season.

    Click...
  • The City of Taylor Department of Public Works has scheduled a meeting open to the public at 6 p.m. on Thursday, May 15, to focus on the implementation of the new water meter system in the community. This informational meeting will be held in the City Hall Council Chambers,...
  • The Spring Cemetery Clean-up Day, spearheaded by City Clerk Cindy Bower, is scheduled for May 31. It will take place from 9 a.m. until 3 p.m.

    The group will meet at 9-11 a.m. at the Oak Grove...
  • The Downriver Community Conference (DCC) has announced that the American Legion will have a service officer at the DCC Building one day a week (Thursdays) beginning May 15 through June, 2014.

    The office...
  • Road construction is about to begin on Beech Daly between Eureka and Pennsylvania.

    Please click here to download the complete announcement.
  • This is another reminder about the Taylor Animal Shelter's annual Pet Adoption Day, which is Saturday, May 10. 

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  • Taylor Junior Football registration is scheduled for various times in May, June and July at the TJF clubhouse at Papp Park.

    It will be held from noon to 3 p.m. May 17-18; from 3 to 6 p.m. June 7; from noon until 3 p.m. June 8; and from noon until 3 p.m. July 26 and 27.  

    For...
  • Country star Phil Vassar has always wanted his songs to be more than just music. His goal, whether performing himself or writing songs for other artists, has been for the music to carry a...
  • The Ecology Center’s annual Fish ‘n’ Fun Day fishing tournament on Coan Lake, originally scheduled for May 10, is being postponed.

    The water quality at Coan Lake, located in Heritage Park, has been degraded by several recent factors. Each year before Fish ‘n’ Fish Day, the Ecology Center restocks Coan Lake with various fish...
  • The fourth annual American Cancer Society Golf Outing "Relay for Life" will be held at the Taylor Meadows Golf Course on Sunday, May 18.

    For a complete downloadable flyer on the event, click here.

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  • This Saturday at noon the Taylor police and fire departments will again be testing the 12 emergency alert sirens in the city.

    The City of Taylor will do this the first Saturday of each month until September, when extreme weather conditions tend to wind down.