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Press Release 4/9/21

Department of Public Works Announces Reopening of Yard Waste Program

City of TauntonFor Immediate Press Release: 4/9/2021

GATRA Grant

GATRA Grant to Help Provide COVID-Related Transportation

GATRA has received a grant to offer taxi rides to vaccine appointments and for other COVID-related essential transportation needs.For more... more ››

ACT April Flyer

ACT April Events

Please join your fellow Taunton residents in enjoying the arts this April.For more information, please call 508-230-4152.

Press Release 4/7/21

Mayor O'Connell Announces $26K Grant for Fire Department Thermal Imaging Cameras

For Immediate Release: 04/07/21Contact: Radka Barter, 508-821-1000MAYOR O'CONNELL ANNOUNCES TAUNTON FIRE DEPARTMENT RECEIVES... more ››

Excise Tax Bill Due 2021

2021 Excise Tax Bill Due April 6

REMINDER: 2021 Excise Tax Bills Due Today: April 6th2021 Excise BillsMailed: March 5, 2021Due: April 6, 2021If you have... more ››

COVID-19 Funeral Assistance

COVID-19 Funeral Assistance Available through FEMA

Beginning on April 12, 2021, the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) will begin accepting applications for COVID-19 Funeral... more ››

DEA 4/24

National Prescription Medicine Takeback Day: April 24th

DEA National Prescription Medicine Takeback Day is scheduled for April 24th, 10:00am-12:00pm, at 30 Olney Street in Taunton (drive-thru).

Vaccine Eligibility 4/5

Vaccine Eligibility on April 5th: People 55+ and 1 Qualifying Condition

The Baker-Polito Administration announced that residents 55+ and residents with one certain medical condition will be eligible for vaccine... more ››

Press Release 4/1/21

O’Connell Announces $250K Grant to Reconstruct Weir Street Sidewalks

City of TauntonOffice of the Mayor 

Taunton Summer Jobs

Summer Jobs Available with Park & Recreation

Be part of a great team this summer!Park and Recreation is now accepting applications for Lifeguards, Pool Attendants, Summer Festival... more ››

Homebound Vaccination Program

State Launches Homebound Vaccination Program March 29, 2021

Homebound  Vaccination ProgramBeginning March 29, the Administration will launch a homebound vaccination program to... more ››

In-person Meetings at City Hall

In-person Board, Committee and City Councils Meetings to Resume at City Hall

In-person City Hall Meetings to Resume Monday, March 29, 2021City of Taunton Board, Committee, and City Council meetings... more ››

OCHM Women's History Month Presentation

OCHM Women's History Month Presentation

Please join us on Tuesday, March 23 for a Women's History Month presentation by Katie MacDonald, Old Colony History Museum.

City Offices will be closed on Good Friday, April 2nd

City Offices will be closed on Good Friday, April 2, 2021

City Offices will be closed on Friday, April 2, 2021 in observance of Good Friday.Please plan accordingly!

Phase 4

MA to Transition to Step 1 Phase 4 of Reopening Plan March 22

The Baker-Polito administration announced that Massachusetts will advance to Step 1 of Phase 4 of the Commonwealth’s reopening plan on... more ››

MA Travel Order to be Replaced with Travel Advisory

MA Travel Order to be Replaced with Travel Advisory

Effective Monday, March 22, the Massachusetts Travel Order will be replaced with a Travel Advisory:Travel AdvisoryAs of Monday, March 22,... more ››

Press Release March 17th

Mayor O'Connell Announces Regional Collaborative Vaccination Site Approval

For Immediate Press Release: 03/17/2021                                              Contact Person: Radka Barter 508-821-1000

Vaccine Eligibility Timeline

Governor Announces Vaccine Eligibility Timeline and Weekly Dose Update

On March 17, 2021, the Baker-Polito Administration announced the timeline for all remaining residents to be eligible for a vaccine.The... more ››

TPS Remote Meal Service

Taunton Public Schools Remote Meal Service

TPS Remote Meal Service to Start April 5thTaunton Public Schools Remote Meal Service Starting April 5thMondays & WednesdaysALL KIDS... more ››

COA Senior Assistance 60+

Assistance for Taunton Seniors 60+ in Vaccine Preregistration

Beginning Monday, March 15th, the Council on Aging will begin assisting residents ages 60+ in registering for vaccine appointments on the... more ››

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