CYFS Incident Report: August 31, 2020

Posted on Tuesday, September 01, 2020 02:21 PM

Central York Fire Services Incident Report
Incident Type: Working Fire
Date: August 31, 2020
Time: 6:03 a.m.
Address / location of incident: Engelhard Drive, Aurora

Central York Fire Services (CYFS) was dispatched to a business in reports of an oven fire.

On arrival, crews reported smoke visible from the roof and the call was upgraded to a working fire.

The fire in the oven was quickly extinguished. Crews had to evacuate large volumes of smoke and ensure there...

Club Aurora Fitness Centre reopens for workouts and group fitness classes starting August 31

Posted on Friday, August 28, 2020 02:27 PM

Club Aurora Fitness Centre located in the Aurora Family Leisure Complex (AFLC), is set to reopen its doors for scheduled workouts and group fitness classes starting Monday, August 31. Participants are required to pre-register for a time slot for individual workouts and classes. Individual workouts will be booked for 75 minute time slots with a capacity of 15 participants per block and up to 15 participants for group classes. Fitness participants can register now online at

New procedures...

Celebrate diversity at Aurora’s Multicultural Festival

Posted on Friday, August 28, 2020 01:02 PM

The Town of Aurora is proud to present Aurora’s Multicultural Festival taking place from Saturday, September 12 to Saturday, September 19 with in-person and virtual celebrations. Celebrate the diversity in Aurora with a weeklong celebration and embrace new cultures, lively music, vibrant traditional clothing and wonderful dancing from around the world. This event will take you on a one-of-a-kind tour with cultural performances cooking demonstrations and more.

Saturday, September...

Special Meeting of Council on Tuesday, August 25, 2020

Posted on Wednesday, August 26, 2020 10:16 AM

Library Square – Tender and Award and Updates

Aurora Town Council received a report and approved tender 2020-55-CMS for the Construction of the Library Square project to be awarded to Chandos Construction Ltd. in the amount of $41,009,865 which includes additional allocated funds of $328,000 resulting in a total project budget of $51,939,500.

Council further approved an amendment put forward by Councillor Michael Thompson to create a Library Square Construction Budget Control Task Force. The...

Aurora unveils Rainbow Crosswalk at Yonge and Wellington

Posted on Friday, August 21, 2020 11:10 AM

This morning, the Town of Aurora officially unveiled a permanent rainbow crosswalk located at Yonge Street and Wellington Street on the south side of the intersection. The installation of the crosswalk was approved at the July 14, 2020 Council meeting based on a motion presented by Mayor Tom Mrakas. The crosswalk is a permanent feature in the heart of Aurora’s downtown core.

"The intent of this initiative is to provide a permanent symbol of the Town of Aurora’s commitment to diversity and inclusiveness....