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For storm related tree limb drop off, the Parks, Recreation & Open Space department has opened a drop-off site - daily through May 1 from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. at Lowry Park, 1001 Dayton St. Only storm damage/tree limbs will be accepted (no other debris or trash). For questions regarding tree limb drop off please call Forestry at 303.739.7177.

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Public Safety Employment
Questions about this Topic?

Thank you for your interest in a unique and exciting career in public safety. Under city charter, the Civil Service Commission is responsible for administering the separate Civil Service System to include hiring uniformed members of the Police and Fire Department.

Please fill out a
Job Interest Card to receive an automatic e-mail notification when an application period for Police and/or Fire is posted by the Commission.

The Civil Service Commission only accepts online applications. Find out more about how to fill out the online application.


Police Applicant Information

PD Fit Test

 Click here for Civil Service Commission Information, Agendas,and Minutes

Fire Applicant Information

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Rules and Regulations

Mission Statement


For information, call 303-326-8931 or email at

The City of Aurora is an equal opportunity employer. No applicant for employment or employee shall be discriminated against because of race, religion, color, sex, sexual orientation, age, disability, or national origin. The City shall develop and maintain a plan for diversity. Through its staff, the City shall periodically analyze its employment related practices and its plan for diversity to ensure compliance with this policy.
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