Welcome to the Borough of Taylor
This is the official website of the Borough of Taylor. Taylor is a borough in Lackawanna County, Pennsylvania, four miles southwest of Scranton on the Lackawanna River. The history of Taylor Borough is an interesting journey. It was founded in 1790 by Cornelius Atherton. Silk manufacturing and coal mining were once practiced in the borough. It is our intention at TaylorBorough.com to provide it’s visitors with an informative recap of our community. Taylor Borough has been a unique place to live and work. We hope that the information on this website will be useful and informational.
Taylor Borough State of Emergency
Due to the Coronavirus pandemic The Borough of Taylor has declared a State of Emergency. Public access to all Taylor Borough public buildings, parks and playgrounds will be restricted beginning on Monday March 16, 2020 at 9:00 A.M. until further notice:
NOTICE – EFFECTIVE
MARCH 16, 2020
The Taylor Community Center and The Taylor Senior Citizen’s Center will be CLOSED
Recycling & Trash Information & Schedules
Gaming Grants to Benefit Community
Please note that Recycling in Taylor Borough has NOT changed despite what you may have read in the media. The week of April 2 is still for commingled recyclables. The week of April 7 will be for mixed paper and cardboard. There are no changes. Please keep your recyclables clean.
The regularly scheduled meeting for DABT (April 2, 2020 at 6:30 PM) has been cancelled.
Honors Banner Program
The last day for this rounds Veterans Banners will be March 9, 2020.
Traffic Impact Study (Sheetz)
PennDOT – Sheetz Response Letter (Approval)
Yard Waste collection for 2020 will begin on Monday, April 13th.
Attention, Effective Monday, March 30, 2020, No Bulk Waste Collection.
The Taylor Police Department has now partnered with CARFAX.
Incident Report Request Form
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