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...

School Safety Reminders for Drivers

Posted on Wednesday, September 15, 2021 09:49 AM

Please be aware of the following when dropping children off to school

  • A no stopping zone means you cannot stop your car or load/unload children in this area
  • A no parking zone means you cannot park in that area and wait for children
  • All fire routes are to be kept clear for firetrucks and ambulances
  • A school bus loading zone is designated for buses only and is intended to keep busses away from traffic

Let’s all work together to keep our children safe.

Bring your dance shoes to Saturday Night Fever on Yonge Street

Posted on Tuesday, September 14, 2021 12:14 PM

The Town of Aurora is proud to present a new annual event for the community, Saturday Night Fever on Yonge Street. Join us as we take over Yonge Street in downtown Aurora for a night of dancing and great live music- all while enjoying the shops. Patios will be set up to enjoy the food from the fantastic restaurants on-site. A nominal fee applies for food.

“I look forward to seeing everyone at one of the most epic celebrations in our downtown core! There is so much to explore from the great food,...

Notice of Construction Update : Yonge Street

Posted on Tuesday, September 14, 2021 11:53 AM

Construction project on Yonge Street between Henderson Drive and Industrial Parkway South.

Construction has been paused since March 2021 while York Region worked with its stakeholders and subject matter experts to investigate how best to remove the larger than expected amounts of groundwater from the site during and after construction continuously. The result is a revised plan to install drainage facilities at a shallower depth, which will address the problem of sinkholes in the short to medium...

Aurora Introduces Bag Tag Program

Posted on Monday, September 13, 2021 01:41 PM

Town to start enforcement January 1, 2022

Starting this month, the Town of Aurora will be educating residents on the new Bag Tag program. Aurora residents can place up to three-bags or containers for pickup every other week on regularly scheduled collection days and any additional waste will require a bag tag, helping to further reduce the waste in our community.

Council approved the program in July. Aurora currently has the largest per-capita waste rate amongst York Region’s Northern Six municipalities...