York Region, including Aurora, moves to modified Stage 2 over rising COVID-19 cases

Posted on Monday, October 19, 2020 03:41 PM

As of today at 12:01 a.m. York Region has implemented a modified Stage 2 amid the rising positive cases of COVID-19. On Friday, October 16, the Province of Ontario announced amendments to the orders and regulations under the Reopening Ontario Act (A Flexible Response to COVID-19) to limit the spread of COVID-19. York Region joins other municipalities in Ontario including Toronto, Ottawa and Peel where similar restrictions have been imposed. The orders are effective for a minimum of 28 days.


York Region placed under Modified Stage 2 restrictions

Posted on Friday, October 16, 2020 02:34 PM

Today the Government of Ontario announced The Regional Municipality of York will be placed under Modified Stage 2 COVID-19 restrictions effective Monday, October 19, 2020 for a minimum period of 28 days.

These restrictions include the closure of indoor dining and drinking in bars and restaurants, and the closure of gyms, fitness centres, cinemas, performing art and gaming venues. In addition, organized public gatherings will be reduced to 10 people indoors and 25 people outdoors.

As positive cases...

CYFS Incident Report - October 12, 2020

Posted on Tuesday, October 13, 2020 02:08 PM

Central York Fire Services Incident Report
Incident Type: Working Basement Fire
Date: September 7, 2020
Time of Call: 10:19 a.m.
Address / location of incident: Langman Place, Aurora

Central York Fire Services (CYFS) was dispatched to a home on Langman Place for reports of a house fire.

On arrival, the first crew reported a working basement fire, adopted an offensive strategy and requested a second alarm.
The fire was declared under control at 11:21 p.m. The...

Waste depots closed for holiday

Posted on Friday, October 09, 2020 03:37 PM

Please note, all York Region waste depots will be closed on Monday, October 12, 2020 for the Thanksgiving holiday. 

Standard hours of operation resumes on October 13, 2020 for the Georgina Transfer Station and on October 14, 2020 for all other depots as those are generally closed on Tuesdays.

Application process extended for sponsorship of community program and events

Posted on Friday, October 09, 2020 11:44 AM

The Town of Aurora has a limited budget for sponsoring community events and/or programs. The Town will accept requests from community groups that meet the requirements specified in the below policy and serve to support the Town's Strategic Plan.

Please note: Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the formal application process has been extended to Tuesday, October 27, 2020.

During the regular application process, applications must be received by the second Monday in October of each year for consideration...