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.

Secure your Vehicle and Remove Personal Property
Moraga Police often respond to needless auto burglaries and auto thefts, preventable with better attention to personal security. Thwart criminal activity and always remove all articles from your vehic.. Read more

Rancho Laguna Park Play Structure Update
Town Council recently authorized the application for $70,000 in East Bay Regional Park District Measure WW grant funds. These funds would be specifically allocated to the new play structure at Rancho .. Read more

Commons Park Bandshell Project
Town Council took action on two items regarding Bandshell improvements at Moraga Commons Park at the March 14 Council meeting. Council authorized the Town Manager to sign a memorandum of understanding.. Read more

Audit and Finance Committee Meeting on April 17
On Tuesday, April 17, 5:30 pm the Audit and Finance Committee will review a number of financial documents for recommendation to the Town Council on May 23. Those documents include a fiscal evaluation .. Read more

Recently Approved Design Review Board Projects
At their March 26, 2012 meeting, the Design Review Board approved two projects: (1) two lighted signs and exterior building color changes for a new yogurt store, Tangelo's Frozen Yogurt, at 384 Park S.. Read more

Amnesty Program for Unpaid Traffic Tickets
The Superior Court of Contra Costa County is offering an amnesty program for some unpaid traffic tickets until June 30, 2012. Parking tickets, driving under the influence (DUI), and reckless driving c.. Read more

Recent Planning Commission Actions
At their March 5, 2012 meeting, the Planning Commission approved a conditional use permit to allow Tangelo Frozen Yogurt to operate in the Rheem Shopping Center adjacent to Lamorinda Pizza. The busine.. Read more

2012 Community Clean Water Initiative
On Wednesday, March 14, the Town Council voted unanimously to support the 2012 Community Clean Water Initiative by authorizing the Town Manager to submit a positive vote for all of the Town-owned parc.. Read more

Jerry Meyer Retires from Chairing Liaison Meetings
After 38 years of volunteer work chairing the Moraga Liaison meetings, Jerry Meyer has decided to step down. Jerry’s decades of orchestrating information sharing between the Town, community serv.. Read more

Update on Rancho Laguna Park
Two items of interest regarding Rancho Laguna park were on the Town Council agenda for March 14. First, the Council considered revisions to Moraga Municipal Code Section 12.08.180, which lists Rancho .. Read more

Crosswalk Improvement Proposals
In July 2009 the Town received a grant through the Transportation Development Act to improve crosswalk safety on Moraga Rd. at the Corliss Dr. and Woodford Dr. intersections. The initial plan included.. Read more

“NIXLE” As The Town's New Public Notification Sysytem - SIGN UP NOW!
The Town of Moraga has opened an account with Nixle to provide our community real time information that may be of interest. This service allows the Town to communicate road closure and emergency infor.. Read more

Moraga Crime Statistics for 2011
The Moraga Police Department crime and activity statistics have been released and will be posted on the MPD website. The report shows Part I (serious) crimes reported to the Department of Justice for .. Read more

Brad Noggle - Moraga's Business Person of the Year
Brad Noggle of 5A Rent A Space has been named Business Person of the Year. A dinner will be held in his honor on Tuesday, February 28, beginning at 7:00 pm at the Moraga Country Club. Brad’s con.. Read more

Community Meeting to Discuss Crosswalk Improvement Project
A community workshop has been scheduled to discuss the upcoming Crosswalk Improvement Project. This meeting will provide a time for residents to come and learn about the proposed changes in the d.. Read more

331 Rheem Boulevard Promisory Note Will be Paid in Full
At its February 8 meeting, the Town Council considered several options for financing the $450,000 promissory note due on March 10, 2012 related to the purchase of 331 Rheem Boulevard now being used as.. Read more

Town Receives Clean Audit for Fiscal Year Ending June 30, 2011
At its February 8 meeting, the Town Council received and filed the Fiscal Year 2010/11 Financial Statements and Independent Auditor’s Report. Mann, Urrutia, Nelson, CPAs & Associates, the To.. Read more

Town Identifies Two Additional Projects for Measure WW Grant Funds
At its February 8 meeting, the Town Council authorized the Town Manager to submit two grant applications to the East Bay Regional Park District by March 31, 2012. The request will fund $45,000 of impr.. Read more

Options for Road Repair to be Discussed at Next Council Meeting
At its upcoming meeting on February 22, the Town Council will be discussing the total estimated costs for repairing and maintaining our roads and the revenue measures available to help fund those repa.. Read more

Internship Opportunity for High School Students
Attention High School Sophomores, Juniors, and Seniors! The Metropolitan Transportation Commission (MTC), the Bay Area’s Regional Transportation Planning agency, is sponsoring its yearly paid Hi.. Read more