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Posted on: May 24, 2022

Taylor High Class of 2022 parades through Heritage Park May 26

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As has become somewhat of an annual tradition, the newest class of graduates from Taylor High School will parade through the City's largest park on Thursday, May 26.

THS Class of 2022 grads will stage their parade in the Wayne County Community Col...

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Posted on: May 23, 2022

Priority Waste crews return to regular curbside service schedule

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Priority Waste, the community curbside trash, recycling and compost subcontract, has essentially returned to its regular schedule as of today. Priority has had extra crews and equipment on hand in the City after experiencing delays in service due to COVID...

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Posted on: May 18, 2022

American Cancer Society excited to celebrate 20th Anniversary of the Relay For Life-Downriver

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Mark your calendars to join us for the 20th annual Relay For Life of Downriver Area/Taylor, which will take place from 10 to 10 on Saturday, June 4 at Heritage Park.

Help celebrate all who have been touched by cancer, remember loved ones lost, and take act...

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Posted on: April 26, 2022

Mayor releases statement on accidental shooting

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Mayor Tim Woolley is releasing the following statement after an accidental shooting by Taylor Auxiliary volunteers in a remote portion of Heritage Park on Sunday, April 24. The victim, a member of the exercise, was shot in the abdomen during a “...

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Posted on: April 12, 2022

Good to Great Neighborhood Program starts week of April 18

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The Good to Great Neighborhood Program will enter its fifth year this spring. G2G is scheduled to begin this spring in Area No. 23, which lies between Ecorse, Pelham, Wick and Monroe. Residents in that neighborhood will receive a letter about the program ...

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Posted on: April 11, 2022

Phase 2 of Goddard-Pardee resurfacing scheduled

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Phase 2 of the Goddard and Pardee roads reconstruction project is scheduled to begin. Work will begin on Goddard Road, between Beech Daly and Inkster, on Thursday, April 13. Work will begin on Pardee Road, between Goddard and Beverly (north of Ecorse), on...

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Posted on: February 15, 2022

2022 Citywide Garage Sale periods announced

GARAGE SALE

The City of Taylor will again offer two Citywide Garage Sale periods in 2022. The first will be from May 27-June 5, and the second from August 19-28. Each of these periods will enable participants to have two full weekends of garage sales, should...

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Posted on: March 29, 2022

Mayor Woolley featured on 'Destination Downriver' episode

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Mayor Tim Woolley and the City of Taylor were recently featured in Episode No. 6 of "Destination Downriver", a series of shows promoting the region.

Woolley was joined on the program by the Communication Director Karl Ziomek and host Ron Hinrichs...

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Posted on: April 14, 2022

Get the inside scoop on the SmartBoot security system

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Taylor Police Chief John Blair helped the Taylor Schools accomplish an important improvement in security through acquisition of the SmartBoot system. Click on and enjoy! (Also playing on the City's Comcast and Wow municipal chan...
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Posted on: February 15, 2022

Election-related reminders for potential candidates for office

ELECTION 2022

Candidates for Taylor Board of Education and precinct delegates should take note of two important reminders recently posted by the Clerk’s Office, concerning the state primary (August 2, 2022) and general (November 8, 2022) elections.

There are t...

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Posted on: February 27, 2022

Rocker Stephen Pearcy (The Voice of RATT), country heart throb Dylan Scott to perform at Summerfest

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The Taylor Summer Festival is scheduled for June 23-26 in Heritage Park, and concert tickets are already on sale for the rock show on Friday, June 24, featuring Stephen Pearcy, the Voice of RATT, with special guest Slaughter.

Tickets for the Saturday. June...

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Posted on: March 3, 2022

State of the City Address now online, and on cable channels

TIM WOOLLEY

The 2022 State of the City Address was held recently at the Lakes of Taylor Golf Course. Hosted by the Rotary Club of Taylor, Mayor Tim Woolley was the keynote speaker, with other speeches being given by Parks & Recreation Director Guido Ulin, Departm...

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Posted on: March 3, 2022

Daddy-Daughter, Mother-Son nights captured on video

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Plenty of dads and daughters, and mothers and sons, had a blast over the past two weekends at the William Ford Senior Activities Center. The annual Daddy-Daughter Dances were held on February 19, while the Mother-Son Date Night was held on February 26. Al...

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Posted on: February 28, 2022

Councilwoman Angie Winton featured on 'Up Close and Personal' show

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“Up Close and Personal,” a series of shows featuring Taylor’s leaders, has been introduced to the City’s video schedule. The first guest is City Councilwoman Angie Winton, who has served as a member of City...

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Posted on: February 25, 2022

Deputy Clerk Sara El-Rifaai honored with Rotary's Paul Harris Award

SARA PAUL HARRIS AWARD 2022

Taylor Deputy Clerk Sara El-Rifaai was honored with the Rotary Club of Taylor’s Paul Harris Fellowship Award during the 2022 State of the City Address on Thursday, February 24, at the Lakes of Taylor Golf Club. El-Rifaai is the president of the ...

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Posted on: February 18, 2022

Snow plows to work well ahead of trash collection schedule

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The City of Taylor has altered its snow plowing schedule in an effort to better serve residents.

After discussions with Priority Waste, the City’s waste hauler, the Department of Public Works will now avoid plowing residential streets in sections...

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Posted on: January 27, 2022

Important reminder for Pay as you Stay (PAYS) participants

PAYS PROGRAM

In the Pay as you Stay (PAYS) program, homeowners who are owner-occupants must visit their local assessor’s office to fill out and submit the Poverty Tax Exemption (PTE) application for approval.

Once the Wayne County Treasurer’s Office...

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Posted on: January 31, 2022

DTE scheduling safety inspections for gas meters

DTE INSPECTS

Residents should be aware that DTE Energy is currently scheduling overdue safety inspections for natural gas meters across the City of Taylor. DTE will be doing inspections through May.

The service is free and required by the State of Michigan. DTE is reac...

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Posted on: October 25, 2021

Two major business developments in City move forward

CARGO FORCE

Two new major business developments have moved closer to fruition last week. Cargo Force, an airline cargo and mailing service, and Ashley Capital, which plans to build a large distribution center, each took major steps toward locating in Taylor.

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Posted on: August 5, 2021

Lengthy, four-stage Wayne County project underway on Inkster Road

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Work is currently underway on Inkster Road between Ecorse and Van Born. A Wayne County project, it will include new concrete (including the Inkster-Ecorse intersection); new traffic signals at both Inkster-Ecorse and Inkster-Van Born; drainage, signing, p...

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Posted on: March 3, 2020

American Legion offers free shuttle to John Dingell VA Medical Center

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The American Legion is offering a free shuttle service for Downriver veterans to and from the John Dingell VA Medical Center every Wednesday.

The shuttle will pick up vets at the American Legion Veteran’s Service Office, 15100 Northline Road, Roo...

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Posted on: August 19, 2018

Texas faces Chinese Taipei for world championship

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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...

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