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Posted on: April 8, 2020

Mayor Swearing in Firefighter August Weir

Mayor Swearing in Firefighter August Weir April 8, 2020

Mayor Womer Benjamin swore in new Aurora firefighter August Weir on April 8, 2020.  The ceremony was conducted in the City Hall parking lot so that his colleagues could join in the celebration while keeping a social distance.

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Posted on: April 7, 2020

City Council meeting April 13, 2020 cancelled

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The Aurora City Council meeting scheduled for Monday, April 13, 2020 has been cancelled. The next meeting is scheduled for April 27, 2020. Please watch this space for news on future meetings.

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Posted on: April 3, 2020

"Hello Neighbor"

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The Homestead neighbors stepped outside last night for their daily neighbor check-in and hello.

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Posted on: April 1, 2020

Holly Harris Bane Takes Oath as Aurora Economic Development Director

Mayor Swearing in Economic Development Director April 1, 2020

Mayor Ann Womer Benjamin administered the oath of office April 1st to Aurora’s new Economic Development Director, Holly Harris Bane.

Harris Bane will work closely with the Mayor, Aurora’s Economic Development Board, Aurora’s C...

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Posted on: March 31, 2020

SUPPORT LOCAL RESTAURANTS

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Aurora restaurants need our support. Give yourself a break from cooking and consider ordering take-out for your family. We have many delicious options here in Aurora. Some restaurants may have limited hours or temporary closings so please call ahead. Toge...

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Posted on: March 27, 2020

RED CROSS BLOOD DRIVE AT THE AURORA INN

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here will be a Red Cross blood drive at the Aurora Inn on Thursday, April 9th from 12:00 p.m. to 6 p.m.  For an appointment please visit RedCrossBlood.org, or use the Red Cross Blood Donor App and enter Sponsor Code: Aurora, or call 1-800-RED CRO...

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Posted on: March 25, 2020

FOOD RESOURCES FOR AURORA RESIDENTS

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The resources below may be helpful to residents as we continue to navigate the Covid-19 crisis: 

Volunteers of America

https://www.voaohin.org/aurora-thrift

Volunteers of America/ Food Pantry is open to provide food to residents or for donations dro...

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City News
Posted on: March 17, 2020

Community Shred Day Rescheduled to July 18

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Community Shred Day will be held Saturday, July 18, 2020 from 9:00 am to 12:00 pm in the City Hall parking lot.

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Posted on: February 27, 2020

Scouts attend City Council meeting

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Scouts Jeffery Singer, Spencer Singer, and Oliver Cheng pose with Mayor Ann Womer Benjamin during a visit to the City Council meeting held February 24, 2020.

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Posted on: February 24, 2020

Mayor Womer Benjamin presents proclamation to Eagle Scout Carson Nietert

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Mayor Ann Womer Benjamin presented a proclamation to new Eagle Scout Carson Nietert on Saturday February 22, 2020.  Carson is a member of Troop 444 and the son of Kevin and Vanessa Nietert.  Carson’s Eagle project was to constr...

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Posted on: February 24, 2020

Mayor Womer Benjamin presents proclamation to Eagle Scout Carson Nietert

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Boy Scout leader Kurt Ruehr congratulates new Eagle Scout Carson Nietert.

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Posted on: February 21, 2020

Mayor Delivers State of the City Address

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Mayor Ann Womer Benjamin recently delivered her 7th State of the City speech to a large crowd at the luncheon sponsored by the Aurora Chamber of Commerce at the Bertram Inn. Superintendent Pat Ciccantelli also gave an update on Aurora schools.

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Posted on: February 12, 2020

Coyotes in Your Neighborhood?

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Coyotes have existed in the City of Aurora and the State of Ohio for many years. Coyotes are most visible in spring and fall, and appear more often at dawn and at dusk. They tend to be shy and avoid interaction with people but will defend their territory ...

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Posted on: February 10, 2020

Mayor Womer Benjamin is named president of MAPSS

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The Mayors Association of Portage, Stark and Summit ("MAPSS") has named Aurora Mayor Ann Womer Benjamin as its new president. Mayors from all three counties meet monthly to discuss issues of common concern. The mayors also work with the Ohio Mun...

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Posted on: August 30, 2018

Employment Opportunities

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Check out our open job opportunities here at the City of Aurora! Go to www.auroraoh.com and click EMPLOYMENT.

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