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.

County Connection School Schedules Now Available
Moraga School District and Acalanes Union High School District schools will be back in session beginning Tuesday, August 13, 2019. County Connection’s 600-series bus routes are scheduled to meet.. Read more

Water Bottle Filling Stations Installed – July 2019
New water bottle refilling stations have been installed at the Town offices (329 Rheem Boulevard) and the Council Chambers (335 Rheem Boulevard) and are available for public use when the buildings are.. Read more

Moraga Way and Canyon Road/Camino Pablo Construction Begins Monday, July 15, 2019
On Monday, July 15, Ghilotti Construction Company is expected to begin construction on the safety improvements along Moraga Way from Ivy Drive to Moraga Road and at the intersection of Canyon Road and.. Read more

Mid-Year Update of 2019 Town Council Goals
Town Council reviewed the work by Town staff to date in fulfilling the 2019 Goals set by the Town Council. View the July 2019 Goals Mid-Year Update (/council/meetings/2019/071019/2019 Goals Mid-Year U.. Read more

MCSP Citizens’ Advisory Committee July 8, 2019 Meeting Information
The Citizens’ Advisory Committee for the implementation of the Moraga Center Specific Plan (MCSP) held its first meeting on Monday, July 8, at the St. Mary’s College (SMC) Soda Center. The.. Read more

Lamorinda Skatepark Improvements – July 2019
Town Council reviewed the skatepark improvements project scheduled in the FY 2019/20 Capital Improvement Program. The improvements include a new cement seat wall, water bottle filling station, and lan.. Read more

Electric Vehicle Charging Stations
Town Council authorized the purchase of two dual-port electric vehicle (EV) charging stations from SemaConnect, Inc. for $18,640. These will be installed later this year in the Town Offices parking lo.. Read more

Controlled Burn a Success
On June 29, 2019 the Moraga-Orinda Fire District (MOFD), joined by units from four other fire departments, conducted a controlled burn on the Painted Rock property. Firefighters practiced wildland fir.. Read more

4th of July Celebration 2019 Thank You and Buy-a-Rocket Donation Information
Thank you to the community and service organizations who contributed to a successful 4th of July Celebration. The commitment of local volunteer groups created a memorable community event and fireworks.. Read more

"Copsicle" Fun at Hacienda Day Camp – Summer 2019
On July 2, Moraga Police officers made a surprise visit to the Hacienda Summer Day Camp. Officers handed out red white and blue “copsicles” to the campers, which was a hit! This was a fun .. Read more

MCSP Citizens' Advisory Committee Meeting – July 8, 2019
The Citizens’ Advisory Committee for the implementation of the Moraga Center Specific Plan (MCSP) held its first meeting on Monday, July 8, at the St. Mary’s College (SMC) Soda Center. The.. Read more

Los Encinos Appeal – July 10, 2019
Town Council heard an appeal of the Planning Commission’s 4-2 approval of amendments to the vesting tentative map and hillside development permit conditions of approval, revisions to grading des.. Read more

2020 Pavement Overlay Project
NCE has been providing the Town with pavement-related services including design, engineering, and pavement management updates since 2009. Town Council amended NCE’s contract to provide design se.. Read more

2019 Storm Drain Master Plan Update – June 2019
On May 8, 2019, the Town Council directed staff to return prior to fiscal year-end with a project to update the Town’s Storm Drain Master Plan (SDMP) capital and annual Operations and Maintenanc.. Read more

Welcome Moraga's Summer 2019 Engineering Interns
Chandler Ross, David Le, and Max Plotzeneder joined the Public Works team as Engineering Interns. They will be assisting on a special Geographic Information System (GIS) project to further map and fie.. Read more

Storm Drain Mapping Project - June 2019
NCE is developing and implementing the Town’s storm drain Operations and Maintenance (O&M) Program. During the gap analysis phase of the project, the Town learned that the existing storm dra.. Read more

Assemblymember Rebecca Bauer-Kahan Legislative Update
On June 27, 2019 at the Town Council meeting, Assemblymember Bauer-Kahan shared information on the bills that she has been working on which include nine bills that have made it to the Senate. These bi.. Read more

FY2019/20 Operating and CIP Budgets Approved – June 27, 2019
Town Council approved an $18.21 million Fiscal Year 2019/20 Operating and Capital Improvement Program Budgets which includes a $10.24 million Operating Budget and a $7.97 million Capital Improvement P.. Read more

2019 Joint Moraga-Lafayette Surface Seal Project
Moraga and Lafayette are partnering on a surface seal project to gain cost savings through the economy of scales. VSS International, Inc. was the low bidder and was awarded the construction contract t.. Read more

Moraga Way and Canyon Road/Camino Pablo Construction Management – June 2019
A construction management team is needed to manage, inspect, and test materials for the upcoming Moraga Way and Canyon Road/Camino Pablo Improvement project. Staff conducted a Request for Technical Pr.. Read more