Assistance Program

The City of Aurora has an assistance program based on level of income. Any Household which demonstrates that it has a total annual household income level of less than the amount shown in the following income chart shall be entitled to the fee payment, exemptions/reductions and or services without charge.

Persons in Family Unit:

Qualifying Income Level:

1-3

$23,030

4   

$27,750

Greater than 4      

$27,750 + $4,720 per additional person

Upon demonstration that a household’s total annual income does not exceed the level set forth, that household shall, for the succeeding twelve months, receive the following benefits:

   (a)   That household shall be exempt from having to pay any costs associated with the provisions of garbage and rubbish collection services to its dwelling.

   (b)   That household shall be exempt from having to pay any costs associated with the provision of recyclable material collection services to its dwelling.

   (c)   That household shall receive a twenty percent (20%) discount in the charges levied for the provision of water and/or sewer collection services provided to its dwelling.

   (d)   That household shall have snow accumulation removed from its driveway by the City without charge, so long as the head of the household is over sixty (60) years of age or has medical and/or physical handicap which reasonably prevents him/her from performing his/her own snow removal and has no other household member physically able to perform this activity.

The program begins each year on June 1 and runs through the proceeding 12 months.  An application must be filled each year with documentation showing proof of income.  The deadline to submit the application is May 1.

Download the form below for more details and to see if you qualify.  For questions, please call City Hall at 330.562.6131 and we will be happy to assist you.


Assistance Application Form 2022-2023