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 completes first three milestones in national climate protection program

Posted on Thursday, May 06, 2021 02:07 PM

The Town of Aurora has received recognition for completing Milestones 1 to 3 of the Partners for Climate Protection program (PCP). The five-step Milestone Framework helps municipalities to take action on the effects of climate change and reduce greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions. This national program is a joint initiative between the Federation of Canadian Municipalities (FCM) and ICLEI—Local Governments for Sustainability (ICLEI Canada). It is a process that guides members in creating GHG inventories,...

Canine Commons Closed on Tuesday, May 11

Posted on Thursday, May 06, 2021 10:41 AM

The Canine Commons dog park will be closed on Tuesday, May 11 from 6 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. for maintenance. We appreciate your understanding.

Be Ready for Anything

Posted on Monday, May 03, 2021 05:04 PM

Emergency Preparedness Week: May 2 to 8, 2021

Central York Fire Services (CYFS) reminds residents of the importance of being prepared in case of an emergency as part of Emergency Preparedness Week, May 2 to 8, 2021. Each year, this “special week” is a national effort of provincial and territorial emergency management organizations, and Public Safety Canada.

“Emergencies and disasters can happen at any time. By taking an active role in developing and practicing a personal home...

We need your help to submit ideas for the Town’s first Diversity and Inclusion Mural

Posted on Monday, May 03, 2021 01:36 PM

Submit your ideas by May 24 at 4 p.m.


In partnership with the Anti-Black Racism and Anti-Racism Task Force, the Town is creating a mural in Aurora to celebrate diversity and inclusion and to strengthen our sense of collective history and multicultural heritage. Canada and Aurora are made up of people from all different ethnicities and cultures and this new artwork is intended to tell that story and represent us all.

We are asking residents to submit names of individuals, groups, events,...