Neighborhood Groups Meetings & Maps

How do I set up a neighborhood group?

If you or someone in your neighborhood are interested in starting up a neighborhood community group you can contact City of Aurora Community Coordinator, Cheryl Maraffio.  Cheryl can be reached at 630-256-3400. Cheryl will be able to provide you with a neighborhood group start up packet and also assist you with any questions regarding neighborhood groups and how they operate.
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Neighborhood Group Meetings

Group Name & Map
Ward Meeting Day & Time
Contact Meeting Location
1. Big Woods Marmion
Big Woods Marmion Map (PDF)
1 & 10 2nd Wednesday
(January, April, July, October)
7 p.m.
Roger Vernon
2625 Ginger Woods Parkway
Aurora, IL 60502
Ginger Creek Church
2850 Ginger Woods Parkway
Aurora, IL 60502
2. Community Support Team
Community Support Team Map (PDF)
    3 2nd Thursday
Bi-monthly (January, March, May, September, November)
7 p.m.
Angela Malley
Email Angela
Java Plus
1677 Montgomery Road
Suite 106-108
Aurora, IL 60504
3. Making a Difference (MAD)
MAD Map (PDF)
2 & 7 2nd Thursday
7 p.m.
Shirley Myers
976 Front Street
Aurora, IL 60505
Phone: 630-898-9289
Mount Olive Church
1039 Bonner Avenue
Aurora, IL 60505
4. Restore the Neighborhood
Restore the Neighborhood Map (PDF)
    2 3rd Wednesday
(Except January)
7 p.m.
Arcela Arredondo Phone: 630-234-4910
One Hope United Daycare
525 College Avenue
Aurora, IL 60505
5. North East Neighbors
North East Neighbors Map (PDF)
1 & 10  1st Saturday
(April, July, September, December,
January - No Meetings)
Judy Runge Phone: 630-898-8683
Marywood Community Center
1805 Church Road
Aurora, IL 60505
6. Pigeon Hill Neighbors
Pigeon Hill Neighbors Map (PDF)
    1 September 28 and October 26 at 7 p.m. Marge Schuler
1141 Trask Street
Aurora, IL 60505
Phone: 630-898-2998
St. Joseph Parish Hall
722 High Street
Aurora, IL 60505
7. Blackhawk Neighbors
Blackhawk Neighbors Map (PDF)
    4 Spring and Fall
Exact Times TBA
Doug and Linda Martin Phone: 630-892-7382 Jefferson Middle School
1151 Plum Street
Aurora, IL 60506
8. Taking Back Our Community (TBOC)
TBOC Map (PDF)
    7 2nd Monday
7 p.m.
Avis Miller
35 N Kendall Street
Aurora, IL 60505
Phone: 630-851-1155
Grand Boulevard Center
1226 Grand Boulevard
Aurora, IL 60505
9. West Aurora Concerned Citizens
West Aurora Concerned Citizens Map (PDF)
    5 3rd Wednesday of each month
6:30 p.m.
Pat Malin Phone: 630-844-9223 West Aurora Plaza
1921 W. Galena Blvd.
Aurora, IL 60506
10. Boulevard District Neighbors
Boulevard District Neighbors Map (PDF)
    4 3 times a year
7 p.m.
Ald. Bill Donnell Phone: 630-256-3020
New England Congregational Church
406 W Galena Boulevard
Aurora, IL 60506
11. Tomcat 4th Ward
Tomcat 4th Ward Map (PDF)
    4 3 times yearly
7 p.m.
Ald. Bill Donnell Phone: 630-256-3020
Bardwell School
550 S. Lincoln Ave
Door 9
Aurora, IL 60505
12. West Park Neighbors
West Park Neighbors Map (PDF)
    4 1st Thursday
7 p.m.
Wayne Lundgren Phone: 630-844-1421 Greenman School
729 W Galena Boulevard
Aurora, IL 60506
(Summer month's meeting at Luigi's on Prairie Street)
13. Invested Neighbors
Invested Neighbors Map (PDF)
    5 1st Tuesday, every other month
7 p.m.
Frances Berg
Debbie Smith
Liz Ruddy
Homer Easey Room
STEM Building
Aurora University
405 S Gladstone Avenue
Aurora, IL 60506
14. Georgetown Relief Efforts Neighborhood Organization (GRENO)
GRENO Map (PDF)
    8 Check the GRENO website

Aurora Fire Station 8
3770 McCoy Drive
Aurora, IL 60504
15. Southwest Neighbors
Southwest Neighbors Map (PDF)
    4 Contact for more information Ald. Bill Donnell Phone: 630-256-3020 St. Peter’s Catholic Church
925 Sard Ave.
Aurora, IL 60506
16. Northwest Territory
Northwest Territory Map (PDF)
    6 Last Thursday
January - October
7 p.m.
Alice Taylor & Julie DeNood
938 Old Indian Trail
Aurora, IL 60506
Phone: 630-201-8283
IBEW
591 Sullivan Road
Aurora, IL 60506
17. We Are United
We Are United Map (PDF)
    2 3rd Thursday every other month,
(February, April, June, August, October, and December)
7 p.m.
Rigoberto Lopez-Ortiz
Phone: 630-631-4150
First Presbyterian Church
68 S 4th Street
Aurora, IL 60505
18. Washington Neighbors 
Washington Neighbors Community Group Map (PDF)
    5 3rd Tuesday of every other month
(January, March, May, July, September, November)
7 p.m.
Ann McBride Phone: 630-880-8041 West Aurora Plaza
1921 W. Galena Blvd.
Aurora, IL 60506
19. United Neighbors
United Neighbors Map (PDF)
    3 2nd Monday of each month
6:30 p.m.
Karina Suarez Phone: 630-688-1012 NLD Corporation
551 4th Avenue
Aurora, IL 60505
20. Lights of Scared Heart 
Lights of Scared Heart Community Group Map (PDF)
    2 1st Monday of each month
7 p.m.
Miguel Torres Phone: 630-742-8127
Email Miguel
Leticia Andrade Phone: 630-596-6508
Email Leticia
Simard Hall
Sacred Heart Church
771 Fulton Street
Aurora, IL 60505
21. Community Connectors     6 2nd Monday of the
last quarter, Mar. 13, June 12,
Sept. 11, Dec. 11., 7pm
Chelsea Williams
630-605-7734
Gayles Memorial Church
730 Gillette Av.
Aurora, IL 60505
22. South Harbor Unified
South Harbor Unified Map (PDF)
    4 Quarterly, Dates TBD, 5pm

Janet Wright
Email Janet
June Earskines
Email June
St. Olaf Lutheran Church
1233 Douglas Ave.
Montgomery, IL 60538
23. Wheatlands Park East    9 2nd Wed. of the 1st month of each quarter, 7pm (Jan. 10, Apr. 11, July 11, Oct. 10) Laura Graham Wheatlands Park Pavillion
2701-2799 Spinnaker Drive, Aurora, IL 60503