About Aurora



Acreage:
23,880 (Sq. Mi.: Land 37.3, water 1.5)

Municipal Building:
P.O. Box 89, 70 Old Airline Road, Aurora 04408; Mon. 5:30-7 p.m. or by appointment; 584-2431; e-mail [email protected]

2010 Election Results

Town Government:
Board of Selectmen (3)

Board Chair:
Donald Jordan 584-2431

Town Clerk:
Donna J. Manzo 584-2431

Treasurer:
Louise H. Larson 584-2431

Tax Collector:
Louise H. Larson 584-2431

Assessor:
Mark Gibson 584-2431

Registrar of Voters:
Amber Goddard 584-2431

Emergency Management:
Timothy Watson 584-2431

Welfare Director:
Board of Selectmen 584-2431

Road Commissioner:
Board of Selectmen 584-2431

Code Enforcement:
Rebecca Albright 537-3263

Building/Plumbing Inspector:
Rebecca Albright 584-2431

Constable:
Leon Hinckley 584-2420

Fire Chief:
Floyd Lawrence 584-2431

Animal Control Officer:
Leon Hinckley 584-2420

Supt. of Schools:
Raymond B. Hart 843-7851

School Board (2):
Chr. Les Hutchinson 584-2324; meets last Wed. each month

Planning Board (3):
Chr. Gary Goddard 584-2930; meets second Mon. each month

Appeals Board (3):
Board of Selectmen 584-2431; meets as needed

House Dist. 30:
Rep. Howard E. McFadden (R)

Senate Dist. 31:
Sen. Richard W. Rosen (R)

County Commissioner Dist. 1:
Steven E. Joy (R)

Zoning/Land Use Ordinances:
Last amended 1992

Comprehensive Plan:
1992

Last Townwide Valuation:
2002

Fiscal Year:
July 1-June 30

Town Meeting:
Mon. after Labor Day

Municipal Election:
Mon. after Labor Day

Fire Department:
Aurora Volunteer Fire Dept. 911

Ambulance:
Capital Ambulance Services 945-9600

Library:
Ellsworth Public Library 667-6363

School:
Airline Community School 584-3012

Post Office:
584-5672

Trash Collection/Recycling:
Harris Downeast Disposal 584-3030

Church:
Congregational

Population:
1980: 110
1990: 82
2000: 121

Year-round/Seasonal Residences:
1980: 50/45
1990: 41/60
2000: 61/58

2000 Population by Ages:
0-4       11
5-19     28
20-44   40
45-64   31
65 up   11
TOTAL  121

Median Age:
34.8

Taxation History:
Valuation          Mill               Raised
Year     (000’s)            Rate            (000’s)
1970      $ 149            .097              $ 14
1980      1,563            .0305               48
1990      3,775            .022                 84
2000      7,283            .02250            164
2001      9,340            .0120              112
2002      8,963            .0225              202
2003      9,075            .0220              200
2004    12,184            .0130              158
2005    13,408            .0170              228
2006    13,604            .01390            189
2007    13,954            .01290            180
2008    13,768            .01350            186
2009    13,640            .01420            194