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...

Take a trek in Aurora’s Haunted Greenhouse – if you dare!

Posted on Tuesday, October 06, 2020 01:57 PM

Celebrate a new Halloween experience and attend Aurora’s Haunted Greenhouse presented by Healthy Planet.

This family-friendly event will give you the thrills and chills of Halloween in a safe environment with several COVID-19 protocols in place. Please ensure to practice physical distancing and wear a mask at all times.

Have a spooktacular time weaving your way through three haunted greenhouses to end up on a trail of eerie Halloween huts!

Families will get to experience the greenhouses privately...

Aurora’s Official Plan Review to start in October

Posted on Friday, October 02, 2020 10:20 AM

Residents are encouraged to get involved and share their ideas for Aurora’s future

The Town of Aurora is growing! In order to plan for and accommodate this growth, the Town is reviewing and updating its Official Plan from 2010. The Official Plan is a land use planning document that sets out the goals, objectives and policies to manage and direct physical change and the effects on the social, economic, built and natural environment of the Town.

“A big part of revising this plan...

Three-bag waste collection education campaign to start in October

Posted on Thursday, October 01, 2020 05:28 PM

Town to start enforcement in January 2021

AURORA, ON – Starting in October, the Town of Aurora will be educating residents on the residential waste limits. Aurora residents can place up to three-bags or containers for pickup every other week on regularly scheduled collection days. We would like to thank residents for doing their part in helping to reduce waste in our community.

As outlined in By-law #5590-14 section 4.16, the number of items put out for collection from any premise on any collection...