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Posted on: August 2, 2019



Mayor Ann Womer Benjamin and proprietor David Thorn cut the
ribbon during the dedication of Thorncreek Winery’s renovations on August 1,2019. The renovations include a new circular drive to facilitate guest dropoff
at the popular establishme...

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City News
Posted on: July 30, 2019

Mayor Visits Cabmat

Cabmat visit 7.29.19

Mayor Ann Womer Benjamin visited local company Cabmat recently to see its newaddition and new equipment in which the company has invested.

Family-owned, Cabmat is a recycler and broker of scrap metal including copper, brass, aluminum, s...Read on...

City News
Posted on: July 18, 2019


citizen award 7.15.19

Police Chief Byard recently recognized Patrick Devenish for his bravery in an April incident, during which Mr. Devenish aided police officers in the apprehension of a combative suspect.   He is the first private citizen to be officially recognize...

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City News
Posted on: July 5, 2019



The city celebrated its 220th birthday on the Fourth in
grand style with a wonderful parade, a military flyover, a 5k, frog jumping,and fireworks which delivered a real "wow" factor. Grand Marshal Al
Connors and his wife, Mary, were honored ...

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City News
Posted on: August 1, 2019

4th of July Flyover

FLY OVER City News
Posted on: July 5, 2019

Chauncey & Eunice Eggleston

Egglestons City News
Posted on: July 5, 2019

State Senator John Eklund

EKLUND City News
Posted on: July 5, 2019


Posted on: April 5, 2019

Save the Date!


The City of Aurora will be hosting a Community Secure Document Shred Event on Saturday, September 28, 2019 from 9-12 in City Hall parking lot,130 S. Chillicothe. Residents of the city can shred a maximum of 6 boxes. Please contact the Aurora City...

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City News
Posted on: March 13, 2019

2019 Charter Review Commission Takes Oath


Aurora Charter Review Commission recently held its first meeting. As required by our Charter, every five years the Mayor appoints a committee of nine persons who review the Charter for potential changes and updates. Law Director Dean DePiero is pictured s...

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City News
Posted on: August 30, 2018

Employment Opportunities


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

City News
Posted on: March 21, 2018

Mayor Ann Womer Benjamin and Cabinet Directors

City Directors

Mayor Womer Benjamin is pictured with her Cabinet
Directors:  Planning, Zoning & Building Director Denise Januska; LawDirector Dean DePiero; Fire Chief David BarnesPolice
Chief Brian Byard; Director of Public Services Harry Sta...

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