Aurora, Nebraska is a progressive, growing community located in the heartland of the United States. Recognized nationally and internationally as a model for economic and community development, we are also known for our Midwestern friendliness and the “garden spot of the prairies.”

We invite you to experience Aurora and enjoy the varied activities and amenities available in the community. The recreational and educational activities in and around Aurora will provide entertainment and excitement for all ages.

If you are looking for a place to call home, a place to retire or a location for your new or expanding business, Aurora is waiting for you. Come grow with us as a community and see for yourself why Aurora is truly “America's Favorite Home Town!” 




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Rick Melcher

City Administrator




Barbra Mikkelsen

City Clerk/Treasurer

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