Aurora closes all public open spaces to help flatten the COVID-19 curve

Posted on Friday, March 27, 2020 08:49 AM

To encourage social distancing during the COVID-19 pandemic, the Town of Aurora will be closing all public open spaces effective immediately including parks, tennis courts, skateboard parks, sports fields, baseball diamonds, basketball courts, playgrounds and the dog park.

“I would like to strongly encourage residents to adhere to the closure of public open spaces in Aurora. We need to flatten the COVID-19 curve, and we can only do this with a global commitment from everyone to practice social distancing...

Caution tape on playgrounds

Posted on Wednesday, March 25, 2020 06:02 PM

In addition to playgrounds recently closed, the Town of Aurora is closing parks and tennis courts throughout Town, effective immediately. This is a precautionary measure to keep residents and Town staff safe and healthy. For more information on Town services, closures and cancellations, please visit:

Aurora lists essential services available for residents

Posted on Wednesday, March 25, 2020 02:43 PM

Effective Monday, March 23, 2020 the Town of Aurora adjusted operations to provide essential services only in response to the COVID-19 global crisis. 

Town staff will continue to respond to calls and emails for essential service requests such as roads, water, bylaw and billing inquiries. We will also have a Report-an-Issue menu that residents can use to help direct their inquiry which can be accessed through A range of additional services will also be provided by staff who...

Aurora's Textile Recycling Program suspended

Posted on Wednesday, March 25, 2020 10:33 AM

To protect the health & welfare of employees and the public, Aurora's Textile Recycling program has been suspended until further notice. All Diabetes Canada and Cornerstone to Recovery community bins are closed. We ask that you hold on to all materials at this time.

Town of Aurora Encourages Participation in Earth Hour 2020

Posted on Tuesday, March 24, 2020 10:00 AM

Earth Hour 2020

The Town of Aurora is encouraging residents and business owners to switch off their lights and power down all applicances and electronics in support of Earth Hour on Saturday, March 28 for one house from 8:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. 

For more information on Earth Hour, please visit