Parks & Recreation

The City is currently operating at the Yellow Phase of the Reopening Criteria Plan. Please click here for Guidance for Phase Reopening of the City of Taylor Facilities and Events.

The City of Taylor is proud to boast its expansive park system, with all its amenities including swimming pools, walking trails, lakes, basketball courts, playgrounds and more! 

Pierce Skateboard Park at Porter and 3rd streets is the newest addition to the Parks and Recreation roster, and a revitalization of downtown's Heritage Square at the corner of Main and 4th streets is complete. Elements including a spray pad, shade structures and landscaping has been added. 

The Main Street Trail that runs from the south side of the city to the north, up to Taylor Regional Sports Complex, was completed in April 2017. It's a scenic walk or bike trail for all to enjoy.

Three new pickleball courts have been installed at Murphy Park, 1600 Veteran Dr., at the tennis center, opened in November 2017. In April 2018, new lights were installed at the courts. In May 2018, the tennis courts were resurfaced.

For more information on our parks, facilities and programs please use the navigation menu to the left, or feel free to contact us at any time:  or call 512-352-5818.
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    Larry Foos

    Parks and Recreation Director

  2. Parks & Recreation

    Physical Address
    1424 N. Main St.
    Taylor, TX 76574

    Phone: 512-352-5818
    Fax: 512-352-3062

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