Plan Status

We have been working diligently over the past several months to draft the Aurora Places Comprehensive Plan. We have continued to meet with various commissions, committees and councils to discuss plan recommendations and receive feedback. The next round of public outreach to discuss the plan is slated to begin late spring/early summer. Be sure to check back […]

Plan Update

Drafting of the Aurora Places Plan is underway and will be available for public review early 2018. Check back here for updates.

Aurora In the News

On Monday, August 24, Planetizen, a prominent website devoted to the urban planning sector, released an article titled “Aurora Rising”. The article identifies Aurora as a “rapidly diversifying community to watch as planning for cultural inclusion, social equity, and environmental sustainability become priorities for the American city.” Read the full article here.

Existing Conditions Report

The Existing Conditions Report for the Aurora Places Plan is ready for you to view. It is a collection of Aurora’s current standing as a community. To read the report check out the Documents page.

The Visioning Process Has Begun! Help Us Shape the Future of Aurora!

A second round of public engagement has begun! This round will support the visioning process for Aurora Place and help establish direction for the City over next 5, 10, and 15 years! Through in-person events and online outreach, we want your help to create a vision for what Aurora will look like in the future! This […]

Welcome to the Project Website!

Welcome to the project website for Aurora Places! This website will be used as a tool for public outreach throughout the planning process. All project news and events will be posted here in the future. Check back soon for information about community and business workshops!

Aurora Places Visioning Workshops: Your vision and how to make it happen

Last year, more than 2,300 people identified priorities, assets, and opportunities in Aurora during the first phase of public outreach for Aurora Places—a plan for the city’s future. Public workshops, surveys, focus groups, and online outreach provided a way for residents to pinpoint important issues facing the city. Now it’s time for you to share […]

September Workshop Summaries

Thank you to everyone that came to the Business and Community Workshops in September to share your aspirations and concerns about Aurora. We had over 80 attendants between the Business Workshops and the Community Workshops. Community member opinions and ideas are critical to the planning process and the Aurora Comprehensive Plan couldn’t be completed without them. To […]

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Let your voice be heard!

As the planning process gets underway, the City is seeking your input to help planners understand what important issues or aspirations Aurora Places should consider. In addition to the tools available on this project website, the following workshops will be held: Community Workshops The City will be hosting three community workshops to allow citizens to […]