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Posted on: February 22, 2017

State of the City


Mayor Ann Womer Benjamin delivered her State of the City speech to a large crowd on February 22, 2017. The annual event is sponsored by the Aurora Chamber of Commerce and was held at the Bertram Inn.

Posted on: February 7, 2017

Mayor Ann Womer Benjamin and Secretary of State Jon Husted

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Mayor Ann Womer Benjamin greeted longtime friend Secretary of State Jon Husted at a Portage County event on February 6, 2017.

Posted on: February 2, 2017

Congratulations Captain McBirney and Lieutenant Grecol

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Mayor Ann Womer Benjamin with newly promoted Captain Matthew McBirney, Asst. Fire Chief John Schmader, Fire Chief David Barnes and newly promoted Lt. Ed Grecol.

Posted on: January 13, 2017

Electric Aggregation Program Update

You may have heard in the news that FirstEnergy Solutions (FES) recently cut its ties with the aggregation group NOPEC, and all the customers in those programs were sent back to the local utility’s service. We want you to know that we have spoke...

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Posted on: January 12, 2017

Aurora Receives Fitch "AAA" Bond Rating

Fitch Ratings has affirmed Aurora's "AAA" bond rating, the highest possible, following a detailed review which employed a stricter methodology in the rating process than in previous years.   Aurora’s conservative budgeting and control ...

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Posted on: January 11, 2017

A Coyote is in Your Backyard. What Should You Do?

If you see a coyote in your yard or neighborhood, follow the guidelines provided by the Ohio Department of Wildlife. If a coyote becomes aggressive, call the Aurora Police Department at 330-562-8181. Coyote mating occurs between late January & March.

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