Town Of Moraga

Town of Moraga News

As news is pertinent to the community at large and available, we will post news items on this page.
To report a news item contact us. To see the archive of the Town of Moraga’s bi-weekly newsletter, About Town, visit the About Town Newsletter page.

It's Not Too Late to Donate!
The 4th of July Celebration was a great success thanks in part to all who participated and those who donated to BUY-A-ROCKET. You can still help the community raise the $30,000 for the fireworks show... Read more

PG&E Information on St. Mary's Road Closure
PG&E’s Gas Pipeline Replacement project will replace 6,000 feet of vintage gas transmission pipe along St. Mary’s Road (SMR) from S. Lucille Lane in Lafayette to Rheem Boulevard in Mor.. Read more

Community Warning System
Sign up today for the Contra Costa County Community Warning System (CWS), which is recognized as one of the nation’s most modern and effective all-hazard public warning systems. CWS is designed .. Read more

FY 2018/19 Operating and Capital Improvement Program Budgets
On June 27 the Town Council adopted the FY 2018/19 operating budget and capital improvement program. The proposed $9.45 million operating budget is balanced with an anticipated surplus of $58,272. The.. Read more

Canyon Club Brewery
On June 18, the Planning Commission voted unanimously to approve the plans for Canyon Club Brewery to occupy the vacant former World Savings Bank building at the corner of Canyon Road and Country Club.. Read more

Text to 9-1-1
The Contra Costa County Sheriff’s Department provides dispatch services to Moraga and is now able to handle texts to 9-1-1. During an emergency or life-threatening situation, send a text to 9-1-.. Read more

Interested in Participating in Government?
Supervisor Candace Andersen is seeking volunteers to serve on a number of county advisory boards. These volunteer boards usually meet monthly and advise the Board of Supervisors on a variety of issues.. Read more

Proclamation Declaring July as Parks and Recreation Month
Town Council declared July as Parks and Recreation month recognizing the importance of parks in creating and maintaining the quality of life in Moraga. Parks and recreation are essential for their con.. Read more

Hacienda Nights!
Join the fun at Hacienda Nights featuring food trucks, lawn games and fun for all ages. The Parks and Recreation Department is hosting Hacienda Nights at the Hacienda de las Flores (2100 Donald Drive).. Read more

Town Council Actions on June 13, 2018
STREET LIGHTING ASSESSMENT DISTRICT Town Council adopted a resolution continuing the current assessment for FY2018/19 which includes $58.00 for a typical single family residence within the Street Li.. Read more

Proclamations Commending Moraga Police Reserve Officers
Town Council adopted proclamations honoring three Moraga Police Reserve Officers. Greg Haskell and Jack Lucas were each recognized for over 32 years of dedicated service to the Town as they both retir.. Read more

Consolidation of 2018 Municipal Election
Town Council adopted a resolution calling for the election; requesting the County authorize consolidation with other elections; and authorizing the Town to reimburse the County for all election servic.. Read more

Summer Concert Series – Thursday Nights
The Summer Concert Series continues Thursday, June 28 featuring the Beatles Flashback band. Bring the family and join neighbors and friends on Thursday evenings at the Commons Park for free concerts f.. Read more

Welcome Moraga's Summer Interns
The Public Works Department and Parks and Recreation Department have hired interns for the summer months to assist their departments with various tasks and learn about local government. ENGINEERING.. Read more

Town of Moraga Receives Financial Reporting Award
The Certificate of Achievement for Excellence in Financial Reporting has been awarded to the Town of Moraga by Government Finance Officers Association of the United States and Canada (GFOA) for the To.. Read more

Stormwater Fee Ballot Measure Fails
The property-related stormwater fee was proposed to generate revenue to address deteriorating storm drain pipes, infrastructure, and sinkholes; protect drinking water sources from pollutants; and prev.. Read more

Moraga Commons Park ADA Restrooms
The design for the restroom replacement at Commons Park was unveiled to Town Council. The new design is Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) compliant and features four all gender stalls, two drinkin.. Read more

Increased Employee Pension Cost Sharing
On April 25, 2018 the Town Council approved an amendment to the contract with California Public Employees’ Retirement System (CalPERS) to increase the amount Town employees contribute toward the.. Read more

Accessory Buildings in Non-MOSO and MOSO Open Space Lands
At their May 21 meeting, the Planning Commission approved a resolution recommending that the Town Council adopt an ordinance amending the Non-MOSO (Moraga Open Space Ordinance) and MOSO open space zon.. Read more

Town Council 2018 Goals Amended and Adopted
The Town Council adopted goals for 2018 (http://www.moraga.ca.us/council/2018 Town Council Goals FINAL.pdf). The amended 14 goals for 2018 include obtaining reimbursement funding for the sinkhole and .. Read more