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.

New Streetlights on Hardie Drive
The Town Council approved the annexation of six (6) property owners on Hardie Drive near Camino Ricardo into the Town’s Street Lighting Assessment District (SLAD), enabling them to have two (2) .. Read more

Moraga Crime Statistics For 2016 Year-To-Date
The Moraga Police Department (MPD) reviewed crime statistics for the first five months of 2016 and found fewer thefts, burglaries and motor vehicle thefts reported than in 2015. MPD attributes the red.. Read more

Concord Bees not Africanized
Test results requested by the Mt. Diablo Beekeepers Association (MDBA) to determine the type of bees involved in the May 13 Concord bee incident showed no evidence of Africanized Honey Bee ancestry. T.. Read more

2016 Full Depth Reclamation Paving Project
The construction contract for the 2016 Full Depth Reclamation Paving project was approved by Town Council to reconstruct: 1) Bollinger Canyon Road (St. Mary’s Road to Joseph Drive); 2) Corliss .. Read more

Countywide Transportation Sales Tax
Town Council unanimously adopted a resolution of support for a proposed County-wide half-cent sales tax measure for transportation, to be placed on the November 2016 ballot by the Contra Costa Transpo.. Read more

Sand Volleyball Court Now Open
After multiple weather delays, the Moraga Commons park volleyball courts are open and ready for play. A new drainage system, special volleyball sand and an adjustable height net system will complement.. Read more

City Ventures Project Update
The Planning Commission held a public hearing on June 6 to consider approval of a General Development Plan and Vesting Tentative Subdivision Map for the proposed 36-unit Moraga Town Center Homes proje.. Read more

Livable Moraga Road to Council - Wednesday, June 22, 2016
On Wednesday, June 22, the Town Council will consider approval of the overall corridor concept for the Livable Moraga Road project, which covers Moraga Road from Campolindo High School to the Commons .. Read more

Joint Moraga-Lafayette Surface Seal Project
On February 24th, 2016, Town Council approved an agreement with the City of Lafayette to partner in a joint surface seal project. The Town and Lafayette were planning to prepare two separate surfa.. Read more

Don't Feed the Burglars
Two Moraga homes were burglarized this week with entry gained through unlocked windows. Please take precautions to avoid being victimized such as: locking all doors and windows, locking side gates, ke.. Read more

Town Council Honors Citizens for Lifesaving Efforts
The Council honored three individuals for their life-saving efforts with a formal proclamation. On March 24, Michael Bellotti, Kevin Paulsen and Kiley Yeaman were at 24-hour Fitness when a 22-year old.. Read more

Home-Based Businesses in Moraga
Anyone who works or operates a business from home should be aware of the rules that apply to home-based businesses in Moraga, also known as “home occupations.” The Town does not require a .. Read more

Rheem Boulevard Landslide Repair Project
On March 9, 2016, the Moraga Town Council approved an agreement with SummerHill Homes to repair and improve a section of Rheem Boulevard between St. Mary’s Road and Moraga Road. The primary purp.. Read more

Measure J Biennial Compliance Checklist
The Town Council reviewed the Measure J Compliance Checklist for 2014 - 2015, and authorized submittal of the checklist to the Contra Costa Transportation Authority. The checklist is a tool for the To.. Read more

Annual General Plan Implementation Report
The Town Council approved the 2015 Annual General Plan Implementation Report and authorized Planning Department staff to submit the report to the State Office of Planning and Research and the Departme.. Read more

Trash Load Reduction Mandates
The Municipal Regional Stormwater Permit (MRP 2.0) was re-issued by the Regional Water Quality Control Board and became effective on January 1, 2016. On May 25, Town Council received a status report o.. Read more

Development Impact Fees Update
Town Council adopted updated development impact fees and related amendments to the Municipal Code. Impact fees are collected from new development to offset the added demands on Town facilities and inf.. Read more

Community Priorities Survey Underway
Moraga residents may receive phone calls or emails in the coming week to participate in a “Community Priorities” survey. The survey of registered Moraga voters will solicit input on commun.. Read more

Survey on Rheem Valley Shopping Center
The Moraga Chamber of Commerce, in partnership with U.S. Realty Partners, the new owners of the Rheem Valley Shopping Center, has created a survey that gives the community of Moraga a chance to weigh .. Read more

National Public Works Week
Town Council issued a proclamation declaring May 15 through 21, 2016 as the 56th annual National Public Works Week. In 1960, the American Public Works Association initiated this public education campa.. Read more