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.

Moraga Center Specific Plan Zoning
The Town Council received an informational report on implementation of the Moraga Center Specific Plan (MCSP). The report presented a “Vision Concept” that provides a framework for zoning .. Read more

Town Council Goals for 2016 Finalized
The Council formally accepted 13 Town Council and Community Goals for 2016 (http://www.moraga.ca.us/council/Goals%20for%202016%20Final.pdf). The list of these goals can be viewed at Council Goals 2016.. Read more

Campolindo Football Team Honored
The Town Council declared February 10, 2016 as “2015 Campolindo High School Varsity Football Team Day” honoring their season of accomplishments. The team won its fifth consecutive Diablo F.. Read more

Crosswalks and School Buses
The Town Council established fees for use of the new Town Council Chambers / Community Meeting Room. Starting April 10, 2016, groups or organizations can rent the Town’s newest facility located .. Read more

Development Impact Fees
The Town Council opened the public hearing for the 2016 Comprehensive Development Impact Fee Update and, following staff’s recommendation, continued the item to the Town Council meeting on Febru.. Read more

Lamorinda Development Traffic Mitigation Fee Program
The Town Council voted unanimously to adopt the updated Nexus Study and traffic impact fee program for the Lamorinda Fee and Financing Authority (LFFA), and related amendments to the LFFA Joint Exerci.. Read more

Measure K 3-Year Pavement Program Wins Project of the Year!
The Northern California chapter of the American Public Works Association has selected the Town’s three-year intensive pavement program as Project of the Year for Small Cities/Rural Communities i.. Read more

Town Manager Passes the Baton
Community leaders, elected officials, Town staff, family, friends and mentors gathered in the Council Chambers on Thursday, January 28, to bid farewell to Town Manager Jill Keimach. The event was host.. Read more

Street Lights on Rheem Boulevard
One of the Town’s adopted goals for 2016 is to install new streetlights in critical areas around Town, such as within the Moraga and Rheem Shopping Center areas, and outside the Town Council Cha.. Read more

Mid Year FY2015-16 Budget Update
The Town Council received a mid-year update on the Fiscal Year 2015/16 budget. The report included a recommendation to increase revenue projections by $94,497, primarily attributable to an anticipated.. Read more

Moraga's Crime Increases in 2015
The Moraga Police Department (MPD) reports overall crime in Moraga increased 32.5% in 2015, primarily due to a rash of thefts from unlocked vehicles and auto burglaries during the summer. The foll.. Read more

Video Surveillance Registration Program
Video surveillance provides excellent evidence and assists in identifying and convicting criminals. The Moraga Police Department (MPD) is compiling a database of residences and businesses with home vi.. Read more

Sand Volleyball Court Project
Town Council authorized a construction contract to renovate the sand volleyball courts at the Commons Park, including an improved drainage system to address seasonal winter ponding and standing water .. Read more

Moraga Walk-Bike Workshop - Thursday, February 4, 2016
Please participate in a public workshop to review the Moraga Walk | Bike Plan's recommended program list of pedestrian and bicycle improvements, and provide input to prioritize projects for implementa.. Read more

Moraga Movers Donation For Town Gateway Signs
Town Council accepted, with appreciation, a $10,000 donation from the Moraga Movers for replacement of the Town’s “gateway” signs located along Moraga Road, Moraga Way, Saint Mary&rs.. Read more

Campolindo Boys Varsity Water Polo Team
Town Council honored the 2015 Campolindo High School Boys Varsity Water Polo team with a proclamation, congratulating them on another California Interscholastic Federation North Coast Section Division.. Read more

Mayor Wykle's Year in Review
Prior to the formal Council reorganization on December 9, Mayor Wykle provided meeting attendees and internet and cable television viewers a “Year in Review” that highlighted accomplishmen.. Read more

New Mayor and Vice Mayor Elected
At their December 9 meeting, the Town Council voted to elect Mike Metcalf as Mayor and Dave Trotter as Vice Mayor for the 2016 term. Outgoing Mayor Roger Wykle was honored by the Council, members of t.. Read more

Planning Commission to Discuss Hillsides and Ridgelines
On Wednesday, January 20, the Planning Commission will consider recommendations from the Hillside and Ridgeline Steering Committee, on preferred options to address a series of key issues for Moraga&rs.. Read more

New Wayfinding Signage - Vote on a Preferred Design
The Town is creating a wayfinding plan including new signage for vehicles, pedestrians and cyclists to make it easier and safer to move throughout Moraga. Four design options for the new signs are pro.. Read more