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The splash pad is located at Hopewell Park in Taunton. The Splash Pad will be operational from June 22nd to September 7th. The operating hours are 10:00 AM to 8:00 PM.
You can request a proclamation or citation by filling out an online form at taunton-ma.gov/Pages/TauntonMA_Mayor/recrequest within 10 business days before the print or event deadline.
Salt and sand is available at the Operations Center at the DPW located at 90 Ingell Street.
You can register to vote at the temporary City Hall at 141 Oak Street. You can also contact the registrar of voters at 508-821-1044.
You can go to tauntonschools.org for more information on the school department. Or you can go to the Taunton Public Schools building located at 215 Harris Street.
Button and lithium batteries are now recycleable free of charge at the landfill.
You can bring it to the landfill free of charge. Call the Taunton landfill at 508-824-4444 for more information.
You can reach the Taunton Anonymous Tip Line at 508-824-5493.
There will be a Christmas tree collection the first Saturday of January.
You can go to the City of Taunton website and report the issue through See Click Fix, or download the See Click Fix app on a mobile device.
No limit, we encourage you to recycle at much as possible.
Compost bins are available to purchase at the DPW located at 90 Ingell Street.
The Zoning Department is located at 15 Summer Street in the Annex Building behind City Hall.
The Taunton Water Department is located on 90 Ingell Street. The Taunton Water Treatment Plant is located on 91 Precinct Street Lakeville, MA.
Please feel free to contact the Department of Public Worksat 508-821-1431. If you are witness to trash being abandoned, please phone the police department with your information at 508-824-7522.
How do I obtain a copy of a birth certificate, death certificate or marriage license? How much does it cost?
To obtain a copy of any of that information, you must go to the City Clerk's office located at the Temporary City Hall at 141 Oak Street during operating hours. To obtain a small copy of a birth certificate, the cost is $7. To obtain a c...Read more »
No, they are considered trash and must be disposed in the garbage.
You can pay any of those bills through the city of Taunton website. You can click "Online Payments" under the Citizen Action Center tab on the homepage on the top right side. Or you can mail it to the Tax Collector's office at 15 Summer ...Read more »
Contact the Taunton Department of Parks, Cemeteries, and Public Grounds Department at 508-821-1415.
You can contact the Department of Parks, Cemeteries, and Public Grounds at 508-821-1415.
You can get your dog licensed at the City Clerk's office located at the Temporary City Hall at 141 Oak Street. The annual license fee for a dog that is not fixed is $12. A dog that is neutered or spayed costs an annual fee of $10. If you...Read more »
No, Taunton does not control the rent of any residential rental property in Taunton.
You may put out one large item per household every week next to your trash.
The Taunton Housing Authority participates in the Massachusetts Centralized Waiting List. You can pick up an application for Section 8 by visiting the THA Administrative Office on 30 Olney Street. You can also download the application fr...Read more »
Taunton does have a landfill located at 340 East Britannia Street. The hours of operation are Monday through Friday from 7:00am to 3:30pm, and Saturday 7:00am to 12:00pm.
The use of open fire, grills, barbecues, or any other gas, electric or fire cooking device is prohibited at all locations.
Crane Ave South, Cooper Square, East Broadway, Fern Street, Main Street, Middleboro Ave, Monica Street, Myles Standish, Old Colony Ave, Purchase Street, and High Street are expected to be paved in the 2016 fiscal year.
Contact the Taunton Police Department at 508-824-7522.
This depends on the amount of propane stored. To find out if you need a permit, you can call the Taunton Fire Prevention Office at 508-821-1543.
Call the DPW Operations Center 90 Ingell Street (508-821-1431).
You can get a recycling bin at the Department of Public Works Operations Center located at 90 Ingell Street.
You can find your street's trash pickup day on the Department of Public Works web page at http://www.taunton-ma.gov/Pages/TauntonMA_PublicWorks/pickupday.pdf. Trash and Recycling may be place out for collection after 5:00P.M. the night b...Read more »
The City Council meets at the Temporary City Hall at 141 Oak Street every Tuesday at 7pm.
Yes, you are obligated under certain circumstances to have the Taunton Board of Health inspect and verify that the apartment meets State Sanitary Code and safety standards prior to re-renting. Call the Taunton Board of Health at 508-821-...Read more »
There are special Yard Waste pick-ups, in the fall and spring. The pickup dates will be advertised in the newspapers and cable television or you can call the DPW Operation Center (508-821-1431).
Contact DPW at 508-821-1431 during normal business hours. After hours contact the Taunton Police 508-824-7522.
Temporary City Hall is located at 141 Oak Street.
Who do we contact if there is a safety concern about the well-being and living conditions of an elderly neighbor?
Please contact the Elder Outreach Program at 508-821-1425 immediately to report the concern. Call 911 if this is an emergency situation.
Call the DPW Operations Center 90 Ingell Street (508-821-1431).
City trees are pruned throughout year. To request a pruning or trim of a City tree, call the Taunton Department of Public Works (DPW) at 508-821-1431.
The owner must provide and maintain in good operating condition the facilities for heating every habitable room and every room containing a toilet, shower or bathtub to such temperature as required by 105. CMR 410. 201.
Yes, you are required to have a fire inspection upon changing of ownership. To find out how often you need an inspection, call the Taunton Fire Prevention Office at 508-821-1543.
Call the Taunton Department of Public Works at 508-821-1431.
Contact the Department of Parks, Cemeteries and Public Grounds at 508-821-1415.
You can call the Taunton Department of Public Works at 508-821-1431.