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.

Senior Volunteer Needed
The Contra Costa County Advisory Council on Aging (ACOA) is actively recruiting to fill the vacant Moraga seat. To represent the interests of area seniors, the applicant must be a resident of Moraga. .. Read more

Traffic Safety Advisory Committee (TSAC) Opening
Moraga depends on its volunteers to assist in a number of venues. Currently, the Town has an opening on TSAC and all interested residents are invited to apply. Applications will be accepted until Frid.. Read more

Photography Contest
Calling all photographers! County Connection is looking for contestants to submit photos showing what they love about Central Contra Costa’s bus service. The contest features three photo categor.. Read more

Traffic Calming Guide Update
At the June 13 Town Council meeting, recommended changes to the Traffic Calming Guide were presented. After discussion, direction was given to the Traffic Safety Advisory Committee for further revisio.. Read more

PG&E Vault Update
At its June 11 meeting, the Design Review Board reviewed and approved landscaping plans to screen newly-installed PG&E gas vaults on St. Mary’s Road adjacent to the East Bay Regional Park Di.. Read more

Master Fee Schedule Approved
At its meeting of June 13, the Town Council adopted updates to the Town’s Master Fee Schedule to offset the Town’s costs for processing permits, licenses, subdivision maps and entitlement,.. Read more

Rancho Laguna Park Referendum
On Wednesday, June 6, Moraga residents delivered a petition with over 1,800 signatures to the Town to ask the Town Council to reconsider its adoption of Ordinance 236 Amending Section 12.08.180 of the.. Read more

Council Requests Clarification of Sports Use at Rancho Laguna Park
On June 13 the Town Council directed staff to draft rules regarding sports activity for organized sports at Rancho Laguna Park. The Council expressed its desire to clarify they have no intention of tu.. Read more

Saint Mary's College Recreation Center
The Planning Commission will meet again on Monday, July 2, to consider the Saint Mary’s College proposed Recreation Center, ballpark spectator facility, and associated grading. In response to Pl.. Read more

Campolindo Athlete Proclamations
The Town Council recently presented proclamations honoring the Campolindo High School Boys Varsity Volleyball, Varsity Baseball and Varsity Swim Teams as well as the Girls Varsity Track and Field Team.. Read more

Town Council Adopts Budget for New Fiscal Year
At its meeting of June 13, the Town Council adopted a balanced budget for the Fiscal Year 2012/13 beginning July 1. The new budget enables the Town to operate basic levels of service into the new fisc.. Read more

Summer Concert Series Starts June 21
Join the Moraga Park Foundation and your friends and neighbors for the Moraga Summer Concert series beginning Thursday, June 21! Bring your picnic blanket or lawn chairs to the grassy hillside in fron.. Read more

Slow Down Lamorinda Starting June 1
The Moraga, Orinda, and Lafayette Police Departments, with support from the Moraga-Orinda Fire District, have agreed to specifically address traffic safety this summer. “Slow Down Lamorinda&rdqu.. Read more

Results of Community Survey to Repair Moraga Roads
As part of the Council’s due diligence on what is the best way to maintain Moraga’s streets and roads, they asked community members a range of questions to assess the community’s res.. Read more

Council Chooses Minimal Costs on Town Office Remodel
Over the past year, staff has reduced both the scope and the costs of the Town Office and meeting room remodel, and creation of an Emergency Operations Center. The Council decided on May 23 to complet.. Read more

Lamorinda Skatepark Parking Lot
At their May 23 meeting the Council authorized staff to reject all initial construction bids that were received on April 20 as they all exceeded the engineer’s estimate. Action taken will also e.. Read more

Lamorinda School Bus Program
Attention parents and students! Registration for the Lamorinda School Bus Program (LSBP), funded in part by Measure J, is now open for the upcoming 2012/2013 school year. Sign up by June 15 to receive.. Read more

Town Council Reviews Five-Year Financial Plan
Staff presented the Five-Year Financial Plan and FY 2012/13 Operating and Capital Budgets to the Town Council at its meeting of May 23. The Town Council deliberated on the financial projections and th.. Read more

Update of Saint Mary's College Student Recreation Facility
Saint Mary’s College described the proposed Joseph L. Alioto Student Recreation Facility and baseball stadium facility at a joint Planning Commission (PC) and Design Review Board (DRB) meeting M.. Read more

Citizen Corps Council
The Town is reorganizing its Citizen Corps Council (CCC) and invites anyone interested in emergency preparedness to attend a meeting on June 12, at 7 pm at the Hacienda de las Flores. An afternoon mee.. Read more