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.

Canyon Road Bridge Update - December 2019
The Town Council approved a Construction Management contract with Harris & Associates for the Canyon Road Bridge. Federal grant funding requires that the Town now submit the Construction Managemen.. Read more

Buy-a-Bulb Fundraiser - 2019
The Holiday Tree at Moraga Commons Park is lit to signify and celebrate the holiday season. Thank you to the community members who participated in the annual tree lighting ceremony on December 5. Plea.. Read more

California Buidling Code for 2019
The Town Council introduced and waived the first reading of an Ordinance to adopt the 2019 California Building Standards Code (CBSC), with enhancements to some building requirements to address local c.. Read more

Community Development Block Grant Funds – December 2019
Town Council authorized the Town Manager to execute a grant agreement with Contra Costa County for $79,375 in Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) funds. The grant funding awarded will be used for.. Read more

Audited Financial Reports for Fiscal Year 2018/19
The Town Council reviewed and filed the annual independent audit report of the Town’s financial statements. The Town’s independent auditors, Maze & Associates, conducted their audit in.. Read more

Recognizing Moraga Police Department's 40 Year Anniversary – December 2019
The Council honored the Moraga Police Department (MPD) with a proclamation acknowledging the 40th anniversary of the Police Department. Moraga originally contracted for law enforcement services with t.. Read more

Welcome William Chong, Accountant – December 2019
William Chong recently joined the Administrative Services Department as the Town Accountant. William is a CPA with more than twenty years of audit and accounting experience in financial and public ser.. Read more

Town Website Redesign –November 2019
Town Council received an update on the comprehensive municipal website redesign currently under development. Utilizing the CivicPlus technology platform, the Town anticipates a live launch of the upda.. Read more

New Public Art Sculptures – November 2019
Town Council approved two new artwork loan agreements with artists Buddy Brodwin and Pierre Riche. The artists will be providing their artwork for the property known as the “Triangle” at t.. Read more

Moraga's Emergency Operations Plan - 2019
The Moraga Town Council approved the revised Emergency Operations Plan for the Town in 2018. Although no document can list or account for all of the possibilities in a disaster or critical incident, t.. Read more

2020 Census Recruiting
Be a 2020 Census Taker and earn extra income while helping the community. This is your chance to play a part in history! Temporary census positions offer paid training with flexible hours. For more in.. Read more

Contra Costa County Clerk REcorder Applicant Process
Contra Costa County is recruiting for the County Clerk-Recorder position per State law which provides for the Board of Supervisors to appoint an individual for the remainder of the recently retired Cl.. Read more

Mobile Moraga so Easy to Use!
Mobile Moraga is a fast and easy way to inform the Town of issues and items in need of attention. Use Mobile Moraga to relay maintenance issues, code compliance concerns, or general suggestions direct.. Read more

Council Affirms the Order to Abate Violations at 398 Rheem Boulevard
On September 13, 2019, the Town issued a Notice and Order to Abate public nuisances at 398 Rheem Boulevard constituting of 1) the cavity in the ground situated near the landscaped median in the drivew.. Read more

State Auditor Rates Moraga at Low Financial Risk
The California State Auditor’s Office recently unveiled a new study and launched an Online Dashboard (https://www.auditor.ca.gov/bsa/cities_risk_index) revealing the fiscal health of 471 cities .. Read more

Council Review of Legal Fees – November 2019
The Council is taking proactive steps to improve its oversight of legal expenses and provide transparency to the public. They completed a performance evaluation of the Town Attorney that included a co.. Read more

Veterans Day Gathering - 2019
The Town hosted the annual Veterans Day Celebration at the Moraga Commons Park on Monday, November 11 to celebrate those who have served in the United States Armed Forces. The event was a success than.. Read more

National Award for Pavement Preservation – November 2019
The Town received the Federal Highway Administration James B. Sorenson National Award for Excellence in Pavement Preservation. Past recipients include state departments of transportation and large cou.. Read more

2019 Addendum for the Storm Drain Master Plan – November 2019
Town Council accepted the 2019 Addendum to the Storm Drain Master Plan (https://townofmoraga.worldsecuresystems.com/council/meetings/2019/111319/TC-111319_11. A_Storm Drain Master Plan Addendum 2019.p.. Read more

Vote By Mail Campaign
The Town of Moraga and Contra Costa Elections Division encourages you to consider getting your ballot by mail. Receiving your ballot by mail provides you with more flexibility than having to go to you.. Read more