Town extends condolences after passing of former Councillor Ron Wallace

Posted on Tuesday, November 24, 2020 01:57 PM

It is with deep sadness that the Town of Aurora shares news of the passing of former Councillor Ron Wallace. Ron served as a member of Council for several terms from 1994 to 1997 and from 2000 to 2006. He passed away on Sunday, November 22 after battling an atypical parkinsonism-related disease.

“We are deeply saddened at the passing of Ron Wallace, fondly known as Mr. Aurora. This is a profound loss to our community. Ron was a remarkable community leader that gave tirelessly to many...

Artificial Turf Fields are closed Monday, November 23 and Tuesday, November 24

Posted on Monday, November 23, 2020 01:39 PM

Please be advised that all Town of Aurora Artificial Turf Fields are closed Monday, November 23 and Tuesday, November 24 due to the inclement weather.  We will keep you posted on the status of future bookings.

Construction update - Tamarac Green Park

Posted on Wednesday, November 18, 2020 10:49 AM

In Tamarac Green Park, part of the walking trails and park area between McClellan Way and Tamarac Trail have been opened and will remain open. The sidewalk on the south side of Henderson Drive between McClellan Way and Tamarac Trail is temporarily open, but will close again when construction restarts.

Construction will continue during the winter with restoration, including tree plantings, in the spring of 2021. As with all construction projects, some work may be rescheduled...

Aurora calls for residents to participate in the Deck the Halls Tour

Posted on Monday, November 16, 2020 08:41 AM

Aurora, ON – Release your inner decorator, hone in on your holiday spirit, untangle those lights and get ready to start decorating!

The Town of Aurora is now accepting applications for Aurora’s Deck the Halls Tour. Residents can participate by decorating their homes, apartments or store fronts with holiday cheer. Get the family together, challenge your neighbours to participate in a friendly street competition and transform your home into a winter wonderland.

If you would like to participate, residents...

York Region placed in RED-Control Zone of Keeping Ontario Safe and Open Framework

Posted on Monday, November 16, 2020 08:37 AM

Today the Government of Ontario announced The Regional Municipality of York will move to the RED-Control Zone within the Keeping Ontario Safe and Open Framework effective 12:01 a.m. Monday, November 16, 2020.

Within York Region, daily cases of COVID-19 have been increasing and positivity rates remain high. York Regional Council and York Region’s Medical Officer of Health acknowledge the difficult decision the provincial government and the Chief Medical Officer of Health made to help stop...