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Aurora by the numbers



Source: Aurora 2017-2018 annual report for the year ending June 30, 2018

 

Town Clerk’s report

Births: 1

Deaths: 0

Marriages: 1

 

Registered voters (November 2018)

91 total registered voters

14 Democrats

41 Republicans

4 Green Independent Party

32 not enrolled in any party

 

Tax Collector’s report

2017-2018 past due property taxes

First payment:

25 accounts (19 taxpayers), $27,286.21

Second payment:

29 accounts (23 taxpayers), $32,835.17)

 

Aurora Volunteer Fire Department annual report for July 1, 2017-June 30, 2018

Type of call                                                     Number

Structure fire                                                         3

Fire alarms                                                            2

Vehicle fires                                                          1

Brush or forest fires                                              7

EMS calls                                                            29

Vehicle accidents                                                 11

Vehicle extrication                                                1

Other rescue                                                          0

Hazardous materials or conditions                       1

Wires down                                                           5

Other calls/incidents                                             9

Total number of calls                                          69

Mutual aid (received)                                           9

Mutual aid (provided)                                          9

*This information is not broken out by municipality or township

 

Annual compensation for town officials

Town clerk, $750 per year

Board of Selectpersons:

First selectperson, $1,500

Second selectperson, $1,200

Third selectperson, $1,200

School committee members, $150 apiece

Registrar of voters, $100

Planning board, $1,500 cumulative

Planning board of appeals,

Animal control officer, $50

Additional budget items

Trash removal, $16,500

School appropriation, $161,401.27

County tax, $8,155.17

 

Airline Community School, 2018-2019 enrollment

41 students total

pre-K: 3 students

Kindergarten: 4 students

1st grade: 4 students

2nd grade: 7 students

3rd grade: 4 students

4th grade: 3 students

5th grade: 3 students

6th grade: 5 students

7th grade: 3 students

8th grade: 6 students

*Figures are not available on how many students that Amherst, Aurora, Great Pond, and Osborn each send to the school

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