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Notice of Construction - Henderson Sewage Pumping Station and Sewer

Posted on Monday, October 04, 2021 11:23 AM

Please be advised, beginning this fall until the end of 2023, The Regional Municipality of York will be constructing the new Henderson Sewage Pumping Station, which will be located on Yonge Street, south of Henderson Drive.

 The work consists of three parts:

  1. Construction of a new sewer along Henderson Drive that will be built using a trenchless technology referred to as microtunnelling
  2. Construction of the Henderson Sewage Pumping Station that will be located on Yonge Street
  3. Twin forecemain...

Street sweeping set to begin

Posted on Friday, October 01, 2021 09:31 AM

Aurora’s fall street sweeping will begin the second week of October (weather permitting). Residents are asked to avoid parking on the road when possible during this time. Please do not place garbage bins on the  roadway and remove any basketball nets.

When cleaning up the leaves on your property please do not sweep them onto the roadway as large piles could damage equipment and pose a hazard in the roadway. Street sweeping will continue until conditions no longer permit.

New public health instructions for organized sports facilities

Posted on Thursday, September 30, 2021 03:46 PM

New measures take effect on October 1


As the fourth wave of the COVID-19 pandemic continues to hit local communities, York Region’s Medical Officer of Health, Dr. Karim Kurji, has issued a Letter of Instruction to Owners/Operators of facilities where organized sports are played and/or practiced.

Effective 12:01 a.m. on October 1, 2021, and until further notice unless otherwise specified, all persons responsible for facilities where organized sports are played and/or practiced...

Flags lowered to half-mast in commemoration of National Truth and Reconciliation Day

Posted on Thursday, September 30, 2021 12:22 PM

Today is National Day for Truth and Reconciliation and Orange Shirt Day.

It is a day to honour the children who survived residential schools and remember those who did not make it home. It is a day for reflection, learning and collective commitment to do better- as a community, as a nation.

In commemoration of National Day of Truth and Reconciliation, all flags have been lowered at Town facilities, and at 3 p.m. we invite you to join us as we raise the Every Child Matters flag at Town Hall.

Statement from Mayor Mrakas on the National Day for Truth and Reconciliation

Posted on Thursday, September 30, 2021 12:15 PM

The following statement is from Mayor Tom Mrakas regarding the National Day for Truth and Reconciliation.

"The Town of Aurora is proud to join communities across Canada in the commemoration of the first National Day for Truth and Reconciliation.

The terrible actions that were inflicted on the Indigenous Peoples of this land are a blight on our collective history and leave us with a painful legacy.

It is the duty of each of us to take this Day for what it is intended to be – an opportunity...