Town Of Moraga

Remembering 40 Years
On Saturday, October 18, the Moraga Historical Society, Saint Mary’s College (SMC) and the Town of Moraga hosted “Remembering 40 Years” at SMC’s Soda Center to celebrate the Town’s incorporation in 1974. Moraga’s Dick Callahan served as emcee and introduced citizens, community leaders, and former mayors/councilmembers who recounted the original incorporation efforts and the history of Town governance through (click title for full story)
Moraga Celebrates Veterans Day with Annual Ceremony
Honor our past, present and future Military Veterans on Tuesday, November 11, 9:00 to 10:00 am at the Commons Park Veterans Memorial Rock. (click title for full story)
Town of Moraga Video Tourbook!
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Octoberfest 2014 Another Success
On Sunday, October 26, the community gathered to enjoy Oktoberfest at the Hacienda de las Flores. Hosted by the Hacienda Foundation in partnership with the Town Parks and Recreation Department, attendees enjoyed great weather, family festivities, (click title for full story)
Striping for the Pavement Repair Project
Restriping of recently repaved street segments has begun. Temporary striping tape and reflective floppies are currently in place to help direct traffic until the permanent thermoplastic striping starts. Drivers may also notice thin white lines or "cat tracking" (pre-marking) to indicate (click title for full story)
Moraga Police Department Welcomes Officer Edwin Navas
On October 20, the Moraga Police Department (MPD) achieved full staffing with the addition of Officer Edwin Navas. Edwin was born in El Salvador and is fluent in Spanish. He lives in Antioch with his wife and two children. Edwin has begun (click title for full story)
November is California Safe Digging Month
Homeowners often make risky assumptions about whether or not they should have utility lines marked, but every digging job requires a call to 811 – even small projects like planting trees and shrubs. The depth of utility lines varies and there may be multiple utility lines in a common area. Hitting a utility line (click title for full story)
Climate Action Plan
On October 22 the Council accepted the Town’s Climate Action Plan (CAP), directing staff to annually review and recommend individual strategies aimed at reducing greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions that could be implemented in the upcoming annual work plan and budget review. The CAP is (click title for full story)
Town's Operations End Fiscal Year With Surplus
The unaudited budget-to-actuals report for the fiscal year ended June 30, 2014 was submitted to the Town Council at its meeting on October 22. The Town ended the year with an operating surplus of $262,749, where revenues exceeded expenditures. The surplus gets added to the General Fund unassigned fund balance (reserve) for a (click title for full story)
New Rental Rate at Fair Market Value for Moraga Country Club
Holes 9 through 18 of the Moraga Country Club’s (MCC) golf course are located on 60.68 acres of land leased to the MCC by the Town. The MCC provided the Town with full funding to purchase the land from the State of California in 1995 and has been paying the Town (click title for full story)
Story Poles of Rheem Boulevard
Story poles for design review of single family homes in the approved Rancho Laguna II subdivision, located on Rheem Boulevard between Moraga Road and St. Mary’s Road, were erected on October 13 and 14. The story poles have been installed in preparation for the October 27 Design Review Board (DRB) hearing to review (click title for full story)
Three Candidates to Run for Town Council
On November 4, 2014, Moraga voters will elect two Councilmembers. Three residents filed papers to run for two open Council seats: Ken Chew, Dave Trotter and Teresa Onoda. (click title for full story)
Volunteer for the Park and Recreation Commission
The Park and Recreation Commission is currently seeking volunteers to fill one vacancy for a term expiring March of 2016. Commission meetings are held the third Tuesday of every month at the Hacienda de las Flores. (click title for full story)