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.

Proclamation for American Red Cross Month
Town Council proclaimed March as Red Cross Month. The American Red Cross, the largest humanitarian organization in the world, responds to an average of more than 62,000 disasters across the country, f.. Read more

Moraga Way and Canyon/Camino Pablo Intersection Improvements
On March 13, 2019 staff presented to the Council the proposed project improvements which will rehabilitate roadway, close sidewalk gaps, and improve bicycle facilities on Moraga Way (Moraga Road to Iv.. Read more

Local Sales Tax Oversight Committee Report - March 2019
The Town Council received a report from the LSTOC on their review of the revenue and expenditures of the Measure K Local Sales Tax. This review affirmed the use of the funds consistent with goals and .. Read more

Lamorinda Teens Read
The school libraries of the Acalanes Union High School District and the Lamorinda community libraries have teamed up again to offer “One Community, One Book” to local teens in the area. Th.. Read more

Congratulations Moraga Businesses!
Congratulations to the following Moraga businesses that participated in the Food Recycling Project and helped divert over 29 tons of food waste from the landfill. This program converts commercially pr.. Read more

Apply Now For Summer Recreation Jobs
Do you want a FUN summer job for a change? Are you creative, organized, energetic, motivated, resourceful, and a team player? The Town of Moraga is currently recruiting for Summer Recreation leaders t.. Read more

Annual General Plan Report
Town Council reviewed and accepted the Annual General Plan Implementation Report, allowing it to be forwarded to the State Department of Housing and Community Development and Office of Planning and Re.. Read more

2018 Pavement Management Report - March 2019
Staff prepared a comprehensive 2018 Pavement Management Report to evaluate the Town’s progress since 2015 and assess additional funding needs. In 2015, the Town implemented four new pavement str.. Read more

PG&E's Wildfire Safety Program
PG&E is performing accelerated safety inspections of their electric infrastructure in high fire-threat areas as a precautionary measure intended to reduce the threat of wildfires. They are current.. Read more

Library HVAC Repair Update - March 2019
After Town Council authorized the Town Manager to execute a construction contract to replace the HVAC boiler at the Moraga Library, a third contractor evaluated the system and confirmed that a full bo.. Read more

Lamorinda Joint Meeting Update
The Town Council met jointly with the City Councils of Orinda and Lafayette on March 6 to hear a presentation from the Metropolitan Transportation Commission (MTC) on the CASA Compact, a regional poli.. Read more

Thank You MCN for Hosting Employee Appreciation Luncheon – February 2019
On Wednesday, February 20, the Town employees were treated to a special thank you luncheon at the Hacienda de las Flores. The event was hosted by volunteers from many community groups, including the M.. Read more

Moraga's Pavement Condition Continues to Improve – February 2019
On February 28, the Local Sales Tax Oversight Committee received a presentation (http://www.moraga.ca.us/committees/LSTOC/Meetings/FY18-19/02-28-2019/LSTOC State of Pavement.pdf) on the status of the .. Read more

Library HVAC Repair Update – February 2019
Town Council authorized the Town Manager to execute a construction contract to replace the HVAC boiler at the Moraga Library. The Library has been without heat since January 14, 2019 and Town staff wo.. Read more

Canyon Road Bridge Pedestrian Walkway Remains Closed – February 2019
On February 15, EBMUD reported that a portion of the hillside on EBMUD property above the Canyon Road Bridge began moving. The land movement dislocated an underground storm drain pipe that drains into.. Read more

APWA Project of the Year for Canyon Road Temporary Bridge
The Town of Moraga was recognized for its outstanding emergency response to the Canyon Road Bridge closure. The Northern California Chapter of the American Public Works Association (APWA) selected the.. Read more

Hacienda Foundation Donation
Town Council accepted a generous donation from the Hacienda Foundation of Moraga in the amount of $120,000 for improvements to the Casita building at the Hacienda de las Flores. The donation will crea.. Read more

Storm Preparedness and Sand Bags
Self-service sand bags are available at no charge at the Rancho Laguna Park parking lot (2101 Camino Pablo). Please take only what you need and fill bags one-third full for stacking. Moragans are enco.. Read more

Consolidation of Design Review Board with Planning Commission
Per one of its adopted 2019 goals of re-evaluating the Town’s planning processes, the Town Council considered consolidating the Design Review Board with the Planning Commission. The Council dire.. Read more

General Plan Amendment and Rezone
The Town Council considered the estimated cost and timing to prepare a General Plan Amendment and Rezone of the Bollinger Canyon Special Study Area. The Council directed staff to return with additiona.. Read more