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  • The Taylor Sportsplex is offering Learn to Skate, Learn to Play classes this fall, running through winter and spring.

    Registration is $70 per session or at the family rate. Annual US Figure Skating Fee ($12) must also be paid.

    Monday (Learn to Skate) and Wednesday (Learn to Skate, Learn to Play) classes available in several...
  • Mayor Rick Sollars announced today that the City of Taylor has been approved for a $2M Stormwater, Asset Management and Wastewater (SAW) grant by the Michigan Department of Environmental Quality (MDEQ).

    “This is very, very good news,” Mayor Sollars said. “This is the type of grant that promotes a proactive approach to these...
  • A Public Safety Fair and Open House will be held at the Wayne County Community College District's Downriver Campus, 21000 Northline, on Saturday, September 26.

    It will take place from 9 a.m. until 1 p.m.

    This will involve educational fun for the whole family, including activities like fire extinguisher training, home...
  • The Detroit Symphony Orchestra will bring its free "DSO in Your Community" tour to the Wayne County Community College District's Downriver Campus at 7:30 p.m. on Thursday, September 24.

    The performance will be held in the Heinz Prechter Educational and Performing Arts Center on the campus, located at 21000 Northline Road.

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  • Wayne County Commissioner Raymond Basham will hold a Town Hall meeting in Taylor to discuss county issues – especially significant financial concerns – and provide residents the opportunity to ask questions.

    The meeting will be held at  6 p.m. October 1 at Taylor City Hall, 23555 Goddard...
  • Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 4422 in Taylor is going to make history on Monday, September 14, when it's "VFW Auxiliary" welcomes 25 new members.

    In July, the VFW of the United States amended its bylaws as part of its 116th annual...
  • City Clerk Cindy Bower has announced that the cleanup of Oakdale Cemetery, originally scheduled for Saturday (September 12), has been postponed.

    Look for further updates on this website as to when a new cleanup date will be scheduled.
  • The Taylor Substance Abuse Prevention Task Force and the Taylor Police Department will be partnering with the Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) in the National Prescription Drug Take-Back Day on Sept. 26.

    Members of the community will be able to dispose of any unused, expired or unwanted medications free of charge at the...
  • With an extended forecast calling for very hot weather through Labor Day weekend, the City of Taylor is keeping the Northwest Park pool open Friday through Monday.

    The pool was originally scheduled to close, but weather forecasts...
  • Openings are still available in the seventh annual golf outing to support the Fish & Loaves Community Food Pantry, which is scheduled for Saturday, September 12, at Taylor Meadows Golf Club, 25360 Ecorse Road.

    The golf outing is an important event that provides funding for the pantry, which supplies food for needy and...
  • The Taylor Reading Corps, a 501(c)3 non-profit organization that recruits, trains and supervises adult reading mentors that aid Taylor School District...
  • The Taylor Recreation Department is offering adult softball players one last chance to sign up for the fall season.

    Applications will be taken up to 9 p.m. today, September 1.

    Plenty of leagues available, including coed.

    For more information or to register, email Chrystal Kermans-Ditzhazy at ckermans-ditzhazy@...
  • Taylor Dance is “Celebrating 50 years of Joy” on Sunday, September 13, at Heritage Park.

    Taylor Dance was founded in 1966 by Joy Squire (at...
  • One of the biggest eyesores in the City of Taylor -- the old Ramada Inn site on Eureka Road between Allen Road and I-75 -- is being razed (see photograph at right).

    A private owner acquired both that...
  • An artist's rendering of the new playscape, scheduled to be built near the new splash pad in Heritage Park, was unveiled recently (see related artwork).

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  • U.S. Debbie Dingell and U.S. Sens. Debbie Stabenow and Gary Peters all helped in the City of Taylor's efforts to secure a new Staffing for Adequate Fire & Safety Emergency Response (SAFER) grant. The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) announced earlier this week that Taylor Fire Department will receive a $4,3M  grant. This...
  • The Federal Emergency Management Agency announced today (Wednesday, August 26) that the City of Taylor’s would receive a Staffing for Adequate Fire & Safety Emergency Response (SAFER) grant of roughly $4.3M.

    The City had made the request in March. City officials feel that FEMA will notify them on Friday as to the specific...
  • Thanks to several recent demolitions, the City of Taylor's dangerous buildings list is currently down to 26 structures.

    Recently, buildings on Ecorse, Eureka, Goddard, Cape Cod, McGuire and...
  • Penn Station and Dunkin' Donuts are sponsoring the first annual "Free Brunch & Fishing with Your Grandparents Day" at Heritage Park on Sunday, September 13.

    The event, created by the Ecology Center and the City of Taylor, will be held from 11 a.m...
  • OK Taylor residents, we have just the sport for you! 

    Bubble soccer leagues are now forming at the Taylor Sportsplex, 13333 Telegraph Road. Registration is open through September 7 with games...