Public rejects bridge repair options on First Street hello The city of Aurora won’t approve plans to repair a widening of the city’s downtown to connect the North Loop to University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign for several years, the Aurora Business and Economic Association said in a Feb. 8 letter to Mayor Greg Fischer. The project would cost up to $4.6 billion, which could affect Aurora’s ability to attract additional jobs and businesses to the neighborhood. In addition, construction of…