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Flag lowered in memory of York Regional Police Staff Sergeant

Posted on Monday, July 26, 2021 02:49 PM

The Town of Aurora extends our deepest condolences to the family, friends and colleagues of York Regional Police Staff Sergeant Craig Heatley, who passed away following an off-duty motorcycle accident this past weekend.

Flags at all Town facilities are being lowered in his memory.

Watermain Relining on Wiles Court

Posted on Thursday, July 22, 2021 04:51 PM

Due to recent watermain breaks on Wiles Court the Town secured a contractor and scheduled emergency watermain rehabilitation works. The process of structurally re­lining the watermain, without the traditional open cut excavation requirements, will be starting on Monday, July 26, 2021

The general contractor, FER-PAL Construction Ltd., under contract with the Town of Aurora will be performing the work and is expected to take approximately 6-7 weeks to complete this watermain project. 

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Aurora moves to Step 3 of Ontario's Reopening Plan

Posted on Thursday, July 15, 2021 05:45 PM

Additional Town programs and amenities to reopen

Aurora, ON – Effective Friday, July 16 at 12:01 a.m., Ontario will move to Step 3 of the roadmap to reopen. The Province of Ontario announced the update as COVID-19 case counts drop and vaccination numbers increase.

“We have finally made it to Step 3 of Ontario’s reopening plan, and I would like to thank each of you for the sacrifices you have made to get us here. We have worked together to bring down the COVID-19 case numbers and hospitalizations...

Shoreline Hazard Watch - July 15 2021

Posted on Thursday, July 15, 2021 03:42 PM

The Lake Simcoe Region Conservation Authority advises that 30-40mm of rainfall is forecast for today and through the weekend to early/mid next week.  Higher amounts of rainfall may occur in localized areas as a result of thunderstorm activity. 

This combined with recent rainfall is posing a risk of flooding along the Lake Simcoe shoreline.   

Lake Simcoe Water Level 

The water levels in Lake Simcoe are above average for this time of year and are expected to increase in response...

Highlights of the Meeting of Council on Tuesday, July 13, 2021

Posted on Wednesday, July 14, 2021 11:35 AM

Residential Waste Bag Tag Program

Council approved the implementation of a residential waste bag tag program, to begin on January 1, 2022. The program will allow residents to purchase tags to supplement the current limit of three bags of waste for each collection day. The tags, which will be sold for a fee of $5 each, will ensure that residents are able to put out as many as three additional bags each collection day. The purpose of the bag tag program is to balance residents’ needs with the Town’s...