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.

Unruly Party Ordinance
Town Council introduced an Ordinance to amend the Loud or Unruly Party Ordinance which will extend the time between an initial warning and a subsequent response to the same address for a violation fro.. Read more

Rheem Valley Manor Sign
Town Council authorized the acceptance of the donation of the Rheem Valley Manor sign to the Town and waived the Sign Permit Application Fee, Encroachment Permit Fee, and the Memorial and Donation Fee.. Read more

Registration for Fall Activities Now Open
Fall classes start soon with a wide variety to choose from! To learn to play an instrument, try a new form of exercise, or learn more about history, check out the new Activity Guide. The Town provides.. Read more

Rancho Laguna II Monitoring
Town Council approved a Senior Construction Inspector position to oversee, monitor, and inspect the Project’s grading and construction; a contract with Woods Biological Consulting, Inc. for moni.. Read more

Lower Rheem Boulevard Stabilization Project
The Town is coordinating with EBMUD and PG&E to finalize their utility relocation work prior to having the developer (SummerHill Homes) remove and repair the landslide affecting the Rheem Boulevar.. Read more

Conceptual Plans for the Hacienda de las Flores
Gould Evans, the architectural firm hired to develop conceptual plans to improve the Hacienda de las Flores property, presented two concepts for Town Council discussion. The Council unanimously endors.. Read more

PG&E Electric Power Line Upgrade Project
The Town of Moraga has worked with Pacific Gas & Electric (PG&E) to ensure the Contra Costa-Moraga Electric Power Line Upgrade Project has minimal impact on Moraga residents, while still allow.. Read more

Thefts in Moraga
The Moraga Police Department (MPD) has seen an unprecedented increase in property crimes in 2015. For years, MPD has urged the community to be aware of security issues and has used About Town, persona.. Read more

2015 Pavement Reconstruction Project Update
Six out of the ten street segments in the project plan still need to receive a final top layer of Rubberized Hot Mix Asphalt (RHMA). Unfortunately, due to issues beyond the Town’s and contractor.. Read more

Saint Mary's College Intramural Field Lights
Saint Mary’s College (SMC) intends to install the improved intramural field lights system in August. A lighting consultant retained by the Town will conduct pre- and post-construction measuremen.. Read more

New Rheem Theatre and California Independent Film Festival
The New Rheem Theatre has benefited immensely from the extraordinary effort and support of many Moragans through a crowd funding campaign to cover a rent increase; the formulation of a Community Found.. Read more

Burglary Prevention
Moraga, like many other communities, is experiencing an increase in both auto and residential burglaries. Most of these crimes are preventable by ensuring that homes and vehicles are locked, alarm sys.. Read more

Family Campout a Success
The 2nd annual Family Campout at Rancho Laguna Park was a huge success with 150 residents of the Lamorinda area, ages 2 to 70+, attending this family event. A scavenger hunt, paper rockets, and storyt.. Read more

PG&E Use of Helicopters and Cranes in Moraga
The Town of Moraga has been partnering closely with Pacific Gas and Electric Company (PG&E) to ensure the Contra Costa-Moraga Electric Power Line Upgrade Project has as little impact on Moraga res.. Read more

Adopted Storm Drain Master Plan
Town Council adopted the Storm Drain Master Plan (SDMP), originally created as a proactive approach to determine the needs, costs, and priorities associated with the Town’s 27 miles of storm.. Read more

4th of July Fun for All
Moraga lit up the night sky on the 4th of July thanks to the many donations that enabled the Town to reach its goal of $25,000! Once again, the day started off with the Fun Run, then a hosted pancake .. Read more

Moraga Police Dispatch
The Moraga Police Department (MPD) contracts for police dispatch services from the Contra Costa County Sheriff’s Office. Dispatch receives all Moraga 9-1-1 calls and also non-emergency calls. Wh.. Read more

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.. Read more

Conformance with the California Public Contract Code
Town Council adopted an Ordinance amending by deletion and replacement, Chapter 3.06 - Uniform Construction Cost Accounting Act Procedures of the Town of Moraga Municipal Code to conform to the Califo.. Read more

Thank You - We Reached the Fireworks Goal!
Thank you to everyone who donated to help raise $25,000 for the annual July 4th fireworks! Without the community support this this wonderful tradition would not be possible... Read more