I was born and raised in Taunton and I am proud to serve as your Mayor. Since taking office in January 2020, I have worked hard to improve City operations, drive economic development, support small businesses and make Taunton a welcoming place to live and to work.
I am interested in hearing about your thoughts and concerns. Please feel free to reach out to me at 508-821-1000.
Mayor Shaunna O'Connell
Executive Officer of the City of Taunton
The Mayor works in concert with business and industrial leaders and economic specialists to create a beneficial atmosphere that will foster economic development of our community. Under the Mayor's leadership Taunton is streamlining regulations to increase job growth.
The Mayor is responsible for the day-to-day operations of municipal government including public safety, local elections, local roads and sidewalks, and the operations of City Hall. Working with the City's Chief Financial Officer and Budget Director, the Mayor is also responsible for the creation of and the administration of the municipal budget.
Our Mayor regularly meets directly with residents at City Hall. Please call 508-821-1000 if you would like to schedule an appointment to meet with the Mayor in person, via Zoom or speak to the Mayor by telephone.