Aurora moves into the Red-Control zone of the Provincial Framework

Posted on Friday, February 19, 2021 05:24 PM

Aurora, ON – Effective Monday, February 22, 2021 at 12:01 a.m. the Region of York including Aurora will be moved out of the Shutdown zone and placed in the Red-Control Zone as the Province moves to open up the economy. The Region will no longer be subject to the stay-at-home order.

The Red-Control restrictions will allow restaurants, bars and other eating establishments to allow 10 patrons for indoor dining with a limit of four people sitting together. Establishments will have restrictions placed...

Town of Aurora terminates State of Emergency

Posted on Tuesday, July 27, 2021 10:57 AM

Today Aurora Mayor Tom Mrakas terminated the Town’s State of Emergency that was declared on March 18, 2020 in response to the COVID-19 pandemic.

“This is a huge milestone for our community, signaling light at the end of the COVID-19 tunnel,” says Mayor Tom Mrakas. “I declared the State of Emergency to give our staff and organization the agility and flexibility to address the unprecedented nature of the challenges posed by the pandemic. I am thrilled that, in light of the drop in case...

Flag lowered in memory of York Regional Police Staff Sergeant

Posted on Monday, July 26, 2021 02:49 PM

The Town of Aurora extends our deepest condolences to the family, friends and colleagues of York Regional Police Staff Sergeant Craig Heatley, who passed away following an off-duty motorcycle accident this past weekend.

Flags at all Town facilities are being lowered in his memory.

Watermain Relining on Wiles Court

Posted on Thursday, July 22, 2021 04:51 PM

Due to recent watermain breaks on Wiles Court the Town secured a contractor and scheduled emergency watermain rehabilitation works. The process of structurally re­lining the watermain, without the traditional open cut excavation requirements, will be starting on Monday, July 26, 2021

The general contractor, FER-PAL Construction Ltd., under contract with the Town of Aurora will be performing the work and is expected to take approximately 6-7 weeks to complete this watermain project. 


Aurora moves to Step 3 of Ontario's Reopening Plan

Posted on Thursday, July 15, 2021 05:45 PM

Additional Town programs and amenities to reopen

Aurora, ON – Effective Friday, July 16 at 12:01 a.m., Ontario will move to Step 3 of the roadmap to reopen. The Province of Ontario announced the update as COVID-19 case counts drop and vaccination numbers increase.

“We have finally made it to Step 3 of Ontario’s reopening plan, and I would like to thank each of you for the sacrifices you have made to get us here. We have worked together to bring down the COVID-19 case numbers and hospitalizations...