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.

Understanding the Town's Storm Drainage System
There is limited information currently available about the condition of the Town’s storm drainage system including approximately 30 miles of pipeline. Much of the existing storm drainage system .. Read more

Neighborhood Watch
Neighborhood Watch is a program of mutual assistance among neighbors aimed at reducing crime in the community at the grass roots level. It involves getting to know one's neighbors and introducing them.. Read more

Sign Ordinance Revisions
The Town has initiated an update of Municipal Code Chapter 8.88, the sign ordinance, to more closely reflect First Amendment (freedom of speech) content provisions, make the code more user-friendly, a.. Read more

Development Impact Fees Update
At its February 26 meeting, a presentation from Libby Seifel of Seifel Consulting was given to the Town Council regarding the Town’s current process of updating its development impact fee schedu.. Read more

Camino Ricardo Development Agreement Approved
At the February 26 meeting, the Town Council introduced an ordinance to approve a Development Agreement (DA) between the Town and SummerHill Homes, developer of the approved 26-lot Camino Ricardo proj.. Read more

Campolindo Crosswalk Repair
During the wind storm in late November, the solar panel on top of the southbound Rectangular Rapid Flashing Beacon at the crosswalk on Moraga Road at Woodford Drive was blown off and damaged. The sola.. Read more

Joint Facilities Planning Committee Update
The newly-formed Joint Facilities Planning Subcommittee met on February 10. This subcommittee, consisting of representatives from the Town, Moraga School District, Saint Mary’s College and Campo.. Read more

Moraga's Flood Zones
The Town of Moraga lies within the Moraga Creek Watershed, which includes three major creeks: Moraga Creek, Laguna Creek, and Rimer Creek. These creeks and drainage channels are susceptible to floodin.. Read more

American Red Cross Agreement
A Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) between the Town and the American Red Cross was approved by the Town Council at the February 12 meeting. The MOU memorializes the relationship between the Town and .. Read more

Measure K Sales Tax Report
The Local Sales Tax Oversight Committee of the Measure K sales tax funds has been working diligently over the past months to prepare an annual independent report for the Town Council. The report summa.. Read more

Local Firm to Provide Audio and Video for Moraga Meetings
At its February 12 meeting, the Town Council approved a contract selecting Silicon Connections of Moraga to design, purchase, install and provide training for a complete audio visual and technology sy.. Read more

California's Drought and What You Can Do
In light of California’s drought emergency, East Bay Municipal Utility District (EBMUD), who supplies the Town’s water, has asked its customers to cut water usage by 10 percent. To cut dow.. Read more

Camino Ricardo Update
On February 12, the Town Council discussed a proposed Development Agreement (DA) between the Town and the developer, SummerHill Homes. The DA vests SummerHill’s development rights and in exchang.. Read more

1800 Donald Drive Update
At its February 12 meeting, the Town Council approved the proposed single family residence for a steep lot at 1800 Donald Drive. The Council’s approval requires Town Council consideration and ap.. Read more

Campolindo Student Athletes Honored
At the February 12 Town Council meeting, members of the Campolindo High School Girls and Boys Varsity Water Polo and Girls and Boys Varsity Cross Country were honored for their athletic accomplishment.. Read more

Livable Moraga Road Update
The Town Advisory Committee (TAC) for the Livable Moraga Road project met to review concepts for the Moraga Road corridor and its intersections with Woodford Drive, Rheem Boulevard, Corliss Drive, and.. Read more

Winter/Spring Recreation Opportunities
Looking to try something new in 2014? A great New Year’s resolution is to have fun and learn locally. The Moraga Parks and Recreation Department offers a variety of classes and activities for ev.. Read more

Public Safety Alert
The Town of Moraga, like neighboring cities, is experiencing an increase in residential burglaries. Since January 1, five burglaries have been reported, with four of them occurring in the daytime and .. Read more

1800 Donald Drive Appeal Decision
At its January 22 meeting, the Town Council directed staff to make changes to a resolution to deny an appeal and approve construction of a single family residence at 1800 Donald Drive. The changes inc.. Read more

Hillside and Ridgeline Consultant Selected
On January 22 the Town Council authorized the Town Manager to sign a contract with consultants to complete the study of potential updates to the Town’s hillside and ridgeline regulations. The Pl.. Read more