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Mayor Christopher Taylor

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Mayor Taylor was elected in November 2014, after three terms representing the Third Ward on Ann Arbor City Council. While on City Council, Taylor served on the Parks Advisory Commission, Budget Committee, Taxicab Board, City Administrator Search Committee, Council Rules Committee, and the Senior Center and Mack Pool Task Force.

Professionally, Mayor Taylor is a corporate/commercial attorney. He is a partner in the Ann Arbor law firm of Hooper Hathaway, where his practice focuses on the representation of local and regional businesses, individuals, and non-profits.

Mayor Taylor has earned four degrees from the University of Michigan. During his years at the University of Michigan, Mayor Taylor served as Editor-in-Chief of the Michigan Law Review and as president of the Inter-Cooperative Council, a 550-member housing cooperative. 

Active in the community prior to holding elected office, Mayor Taylor has served on the Board of Directors of non-profits including 826michigan and FestiFools, and has performed with numerous local choirs and community theaters.

Mayor Taylor has lived in Ann Arbor for 29 years. He is married to an Ann Arbor native, Eva Rosenwald. They have two children who attend Ann Arbor Public Schools.​

Mayor Christopher Taylor: 734.794.6165

email: [email protected]

Mayoral Proclamations​

2022 Jennifer Fike, Service Recognition ​(PDF)

2022 April is National Arab American Heritage Month (PDF)

2022 April is Autism Acceptance Month (PDF)

​Mayoral Proclamation​​​ Request Process

A proclamation is an official declaration issued by a person of authority, in this case the Mayor, to make certain announcements known.

Examples: Commendable civic recognition, landmark anniversaries, exemplary community service, academic achievement, championship team recognition, etc.

If you are interested in attaining a mayoral proclamation, please contact Kelly Reynolds at kreynold​[email protected]​

Inquiries should be made at least two weeks ahead of the event date. The Mayor's office does not compose the proclamation, though a template and guidelines will be supplied to assist you​. Completed proclamations should be submitted, by email, seven to 10 days before the requested return date.​

​​​​​​​​​​​Ann Arbor City Council
301 E. Huron Street 
Larcom City Hall, 3rd Floor

City Council meets
Council Chambers
Larcom City Hall, 2nd Floor

Assistant to the Mayor
Kelly Reynolds 
734.794.6110, ext. 41602​
Fax: 734.994.8296
[email protected]

Email all of Council​ 

LGBTQ Liaison to the Mayor’s Office

Naomi Goldberg
[email protected]