Aurora reduces service levels in response to global COVID-19 concerns

Posted on Monday, March 23, 2020 10:31 AM

Effective Monday, March 23, 2020 the Town of Aurora will be adjusting operations to provide essential services only. This change is to ensure the safety of our staff and community by reducing the number of employees required to attend their workplace. This action is consistent with the recommendations of Canadian health officials to assist in reducing the spread of the COVID-19 virus. 

Town staff will continue to respond to calls and emails for essential service requests such as roads, water,...

Aurora provides relief options for tax and water bills

Posted on Friday, March 20, 2020 05:50 PM

In response to the global COVID-19 pandemic, and under the current state of emergency, the Town of Aurora is providing relief options for tax and water bills.

“During this difficult time, I have regularly been in touch with our community to listen and learn about the concerns that we now face due to the COVID-19 crisis. We recognize that options need to be made available to ease the financial burdens on families and businesses. We are providing our residents and businesses the option to suspend their...


Posted on Thursday, March 19, 2020 12:28 PM

COVID-19 update:

To support the wellbeing of our Town staff and our community, all Town facilities are currently closed. We are still available to assist you. Please review our COVID-19 page for updates on services available and how to best reach us for the duration of the closure. Visit:

Town of Aurora formally declares state of emergency

Posted on Wednesday, March 18, 2020 03:25 PM

Today, Aurora Mayor Tom Mrakas declared a state of emergency in response to the COVID-19 outbreak in Ontario. This declaration follows the Ontario government’s announcement that a province-wide state of emergency is now in place and will allow the Town to access additional resources and funding if necessary to help control the spread of the virus.

“These are unprecedented times that call for extraordinary measures,” said Mayor Mrakas. “We need to give residents and businesses confidence that the...

General Committee and Council meeting procedures during COVID-19

Posted on Wednesday, March 18, 2020 11:27 AM

Update: All General Committee and Council meetings are suspended at this time. The next meeting will take place when required with notice being provided to the public when scheduling is confirmed. If you have any questions about General Committee or Council meetings email

In an effort to protect staff and the community, the Town of Aurora is taking a proactive approach to social distancing and has closed Town Hall and the Joint Operations Centre to the public...