Citizen Action Center
Welcome to the Borough of Taylor
COVID- 19 Update
The Borough of Taylor continues to operate under the State of Emergency as proclaimed by Mayor Praschak and upheld by Borough Council on Monday, June 29, 2020.
Borough Facilities are open to the public. Masks must be worn and social distancing is being enforced as per the Pennsylvania Department of Health and CDC Guidelines. Also, temperature screening devices are being used while entering the Municipal Building and Taylor Community Center.
Please continue to follow The PA Department of Health recommendations regarding COVID-19 Precautions.
To comply with Governor Wolf’s new COVID-19 mitgation efforts announced on December 10, 2020 the Taylor Community Center will be closed until January 4th, 2020.
Tax Office Information
Due to the ongoing increase in Covid-19 cases in Lackawanna County, tax payments will only be accepted by mail or by using the dropbox outside the Municipal Building. The Tax Office will be open for meetings by appointment only. Masks are required for entrance to the Municipal Building and Social Distancing Rules apply. Anyone wishing to set up a meeting can contact Tax Collector Luann Krenitsky via email at email@example.com or call 570-562-1400 ext.112. More information can be found here.
Taylor Borough Council will conduct its Regular monthly meeting via teleconference on Wednesday, January 13, 2021, at 7:00 P.M. for General Purposes. The Meeting Agenda can be viewed here and will be posted at the Taylor Borough Building, front door window or by requesting one be sent by email or phone call to the Borough Secretary. Public comment can be made on any agenda item by submitting an e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org or by calling the Borough Building at (570) 562-1400 x110 up to 4:30 P.M. on the scheduled meeting date. The Press is invited.
Kristi A. Evans, Secretary
Welcome to the Official website of Taylor Borough. Located in Lackawanna County, Pennsylvania, four miles southwest of Scranton. Founded in 1790 by Cornelius Atherton, silk manufacturing, anthracite coal mining, and the railroad industry played a pivotal role in the founding of our Borough. Taylor Borough is a welcoming place to live and work and we hope that the information on this website will be useful and informative.