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.

Town Council Reviews Five-Year Financial Plan
Staff presented the Five-Year Financial Plan and FY 2012/13 Operating and Capital Budgets to the Town Council at its meeting of May 23. The Town Council deliberated on the financial projections and th.. Read more

Update of Saint Mary's College Student Recreation Facility
Saint Mary’s College described the proposed Joseph L. Alioto Student Recreation Facility and baseball stadium facility at a joint Planning Commission (PC) and Design Review Board (DRB) meeting M.. Read more

Citizen Corps Council
The Town is reorganizing its Citizen Corps Council (CCC) and invites anyone interested in emergency preparedness to attend a meeting on June 12, at 7 pm at the Hacienda de las Flores. An afternoon mee.. Read more

Planning Meeting June 4, 2012
The Planning Commission will hold a public hearing Monday, June 4 on the proposed Hetfield Estates subdivision at the eastern terminus of Hetfield Place. The Commission will consider the Final Environ.. Read more

Town Clerk, Marty McInturf, Receives Award of Distinction
On April 12, Town Clerk Marty McInturf received an award of distinction from the City Clerks Association of California in recognition of her commitment, expertise, and dedication to the profession. As.. Read more

Summer Events, Camps and Classes
Summer is just around the corner! Check out the full listing of summer camps and classes for all ages at ( or call 925-888-7036 begin_of_the_skype_highlighting.. Read more

Spare the Air
Did you know that Spare the Air began May 2nd? The Bay Area Air Quality Management District will be issuing Spare the Air Alerts on days when smog levels are high. To improve air quality, residents ar.. Read more

Campolindo Carpools
Did you know Campolindo High School offers a carpool incentive program to its students? For the past two years, juniors and seniors with carpool parking passes get to park in reserved spots. Everyone .. Read more

New Police Officer Sworn In
Thomas Smith is Moraga’s newest Police Officer and was given the oath of office at the May 23 Town Council Meeting. Officer Smith has been both a volunteer Community Service Officer, managing th.. Read more

MYIC Backpack Drive Completed
The 2011/2012 Moraga Youth Involvement Committee thanks the Moraga residents and business community who assisted in the backpack and school supply drive. Through cash and product donations, the MYIC w.. Read more

Hetfield Estates Update
At their April 2 meeting, the Planning Commission considered the Final Environmental Impact Report (EIR) for Hetfield Estates, a 6-lot subdivision located south of Sanders Drive. The Commission discus.. Read more

Thank You Triathlon Volunteers!
The 6th annual Moraga Triathlon was a huge success thanks to all of the volunteers! Boy Scout Troop 246 kept the race equipment safe at the overnight security shift, Lamorinda CERT performed their fla.. Read more

2012 Citizen of the Year Ellen Beans
After decades of volunteering, organizing community events, implementing new ideas to improve the Town, and creating and maintaining ways to keep the community informed, Ellen was publicly recognized .. Read more

Coming Soon to a Park Near You
New play structure for Rancho Laguna Park will soon become a reality thanks to recent Town Council approval. The Town will use $70,000 in EBRPD Measure WW funds, $10,000 in community donations and $17.. Read more

Saint Mary's College Proposes Student Recreation Center
The Planning Commission and Design Review Board will hold a joint meeting Monday, May 21 to discuss a proposed student recreation center on the Saint Mary’s College campus. The project includes .. Read more

Town Council Rules and Procedures
The Town Council continued its discussion on how best to select its Mayor and Vice Mayor annually and, in the process, reviewed and adopted clearer rules and procedures for Town Council meetings. Afte.. Read more

Bandshell and ADA Pathway Update – Pardon Our Dust
During your walk in the Moraga Commons Park you will notice that construction on the Bandshell is well underway. After years of fundraising, planning, design and redesign, the Moraga Park Foundation h.. Read more

Recent Planning Commission and Design Review Board Actions
At their April 16 meeting, the Planning Commission approved two uses at 337 Rheem Boulevard (location of the former Mondello’s restaurant): a beauty salon/spa and a café with outdoor seat.. Read more

Rancho Laguna Park Playground Update
At a Special Meeting on April 25 the Park and Recreation Commission selected a Miracle Playsystems replacement play structure that will be presented to the Town Council during the May 9 meeting. The s.. Read more

Upcoming Design Review Board Meeting
At their May 14 meeting, the Design Review Board will consider a residential addition on Rick Court and a sign permit application for new signs at the gas station located at 1410 Moraga Road. The meet.. Read more