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.

Canyon Road Bridge Project Acceptance
Following the Canyon Road Bridge closure in April 2017 due to landslide damage, the Town qualified for $2.5 million in Federal Highway Administration emergency funding for eligible expenditures to rem.. Read more

All-Access Playground Now Open!
The Rotary Club of Moraga's Grand Opening of the Lamorinda All-Access Playground was held on Sunday, January 28. The Town was pleased to join the Rotary Club, Chamber members, service clubs and member.. Read more

2017 Crime Statistics
The Moraga Police Department (MPD) reports overall reported crime in Moraga decreased 11.25% in 2017 when compared to 2016 statistics. However, the numbers are mixed as larcenies and auto thefts are d.. Read more

Storm Preparedness
The Town of Moraga lies within the Moraga Creek Watershed, which includes three major creeks: Moraga Creek, Laguna Creek, and Rimer Creek. The creeks, drainage channels and storm drain systems are sus.. Read more

Condolence Letter on the Passing of Brother Dominic Berardelli
Town Council sent a letter of condolence on the recent passing of Brother Dominic Berardelli from the Council to Dr. James Donahue, President, Saint Mary’s College, expressing their sadness at h.. Read more

Moraga Town Center Homes Street Light Annexation
As there was no majority protest, the Town Council ordered annexation of the Moraga Town Center Homes into the Town of Moraga Street Lighting Assessment District... Read more

Town Council Committee Appointments
Town Council nominated and appointed Councilmembers to serve on various Standing and Ad Hoc Committees and as Liaisons and Voting Delegates to other agencies and organizations and will confirm these a.. Read more

Moraga Storm Water Fee Measure
The Town’s recent Rheem Boulevard sinkhole experience has reaffirmed the need to maintain and improve the Town’s storm water infrastructure. The 2015 Storm Drain Master Plan (SDMP) indicat.. Read more

Welcome Anne Maze, Finance Consultant
Anne Maze, who will be coordinating the Town’s critical financial service processes for an interim period, began working with the Town this week. Anne has been providing management consulting se.. Read more

Stormwater Fee Report Storm Drain Funding
The Town Council reviewed the consultant-prepared Stormwater Fee Report (SFR). The SFR developed a fee structure to fund three categories of stormwater facility work: 1) Rehabilitation of aging storm .. Read more

Mayor Onoda's Year in Review 2017
Prior to the Council reorganization, Mayor Onoda presented a PowerPoint slide show highlighting the accomplishments of the past year. These included the completion of the Rheem Boulevard Sinkhole repa.. Read more

Canyon Road Bridge Reopened
On Wednesday, November 22, the Canyon Road Bridge was reopened to vehicular and pedestrian traffic. The contractor, Myers and Sons, was able to finish ahead of schedule by four days and opened the bri.. Read more

New Mayor and Vice Mayor Elected
At the December 13 meeting, the Town Council conducted their annual reorganization. Dave Trotter was unanimously elected Mayor for 2018, while Mayor Teresa Onoda was unanimously elected Vice-Mayor. Ma.. Read more

Rheem Boulevard Sinkhole Completed
The Rheem Boulevard Sinkhole and Storm Drain Replacement Project has been completed and the roadways are open to vehicular traffic. The completion was celebrated with a ceremony on Thursday, November .. Read more

Rheem Boulevard Sinkhole Completed
The Rheem Boulevard Sinkhole and Storm Drain Replacement Project has been completed and the roadways are open to vehicular traffic. The completion was celebrated with a ceremony on Thursday, November .. Read more

Moraga Garden Club Honors Ruben Ochoa
On November 15, the Moraga Garden Club honored Lead Maintenance Worker Ruben Ochoa for his outstanding support on their projects. The Garden Club has worked with Ruben on several projects throughout T.. Read more

Planned Development - Commercial Ordinance
Town Council adopted an ordinance to establish a new Planned Development – Commercial (PD-C) zoning district. The ordinance allows eligible commercial properties to request rezoning and Town app.. Read more

Rheem Boulevard Sinkhole Update - November 16, 2017
The Rheem Boulevard Sinkhole and Storm Drain Replacement Project is finished and the road is open to vehicular traffic! The completion was celebrated with a Ground Filling ceremony on Thursday, Novemb.. Read more

MCE's Community Leadership Advisory Groups
MCE needs local volunteers to participate in a Community Leadership Advisory Group (CLAG). CLAGs are intended to facilitate feedback from a cross-section of community representatives. They are informa.. Read more

Hacienda De Las Flores Rental Fees
Town Council considered a staff report documenting pricing analysis of special event fees at the Hacienda de las Flores and the Pavilion. Council approved staff’s recommendation to maintain the .. Read more