Town Of Moraga

July 4th Fun for Everyone
Enjoy a full day of food, parades, fun and games at the Commons Park on Saturday, July 4th! (click title for full story)
Support the Fireworks - Buy a Rocket!
Continue the tradition and help raise $25,000 for the annual July 4th community fireworks! To date, $15,800 has been donated. Please contribute to the Buy-A-Rocket fund and help continue this event. (click title for full story)
Citizens Gather to Form Moraga Community Foundation
Approximately 75 Moraga residents and supporters met on Tuesday evening, June 23, and heard success stories on how both Lafayette and Orinda Community Foundations were formed to support numerous community projects. Citizens are forming a Community Foundation to raise funds to support a broad range of existing and new projects starting with saving the New Rheem Theatre. Attendees discussed (click title for full story)
Town Receives Citizens' Referendum
On Friday, June 26, a group of citizens submitted petitions calling for a Referendum to remove the 12 housing units per acre zoning associated with the 36-unit City Ventures project between Moraga Way and Country Club Drive. A Referendum allows the citizens to challenge the adoption of the zoning ordinance by (click title for full story)
Summer Camps
Summer is HERE and Moraga Parks and Recreation is offering a variety of camps for all ages and interests. Choose from educational, sports, art, dance, debate, and more. Sign up (click title for full story)
PG&E To Use Helicopters to Install New Power Lines in Lamorinda
Pacific Gas and Electric Company (PG&E) will be working in Lamorinda through fall to upgrade a major electric power line. The project will result in the upgrade of 27 miles of power lines and electric transmission towers between Antioch and Moraga, improving reliability and capacity. Helicopters are being used to modify the towers and pull new wire across the top of the towers, (click title for full story)
Commons Park Pathway Complete
The new Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) compliant Commons Park pathway was completed just in time for the 2015 summer concert series. Pictured at left, it now provides improved access further up the grass hill for improved bandshell event viewing. Everyone can use and enjoy the cement pathway, but please let the new sod adjust to its new environment and take root for at least the next month before walking on it. (click title for full story)
Rancho Laguna II Final Map
Town Council approved the final map for the Rancho Laguna II development off of Rheem Boulevard. A final map is the legal document for five or more parcels establishing the property lines for each lot and easements within the subdivision. The next steps for the developer are to obtain all permits and approvals necessary to begin construction. Construction is anticipated to begin in summer 2015. (click title for full story)
Auto Burglary Prevention
Thefts and burglaries from vehicles continue to occur in Moraga. These are easily prevented by taking a few precautions: lock all cars, even when in driveways; do not leave any valuables visible in cars (or anything that might look valuable – thieves will go after anything); and, report suspicious persons to the Police by calling 925-284-5010. Please be proactive and help stop thefts in Town. (click title for full story)
Moraga Center Specific Plan (MCSP) Implementation Project Steering Committee
On June 3, the MCSP Implementation Project Steering Committee held its kick-off meeting with consultant team Opticos Design to discuss the elements of new zoning standards that will guide future development in the MCSP area. New zoning is (click title for full story)
Volunteer Opportunities in Town
CONTRA COSTA MOSQUITO AND VECTOR CONTROL DISTRICT (CCMVCD) BOARD OF TRUSTEES (click title for full story)