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.

Town Manager Recruitment Public Input
On Tuesday, November 7, Bobbi Peckham, recruiter for the permanent Town Manager position, met with members of the public at the Hacienda de las Flores to receive input on the Manager’s profile. .. Read more

Volunteers Needed!
Moraga depends on volunteers to serve on all of the Boards, Commissions, and Committees that require citizen involvement and provide input and information to the Town Council. There is currently an op.. Read more

Community Priorities Survey
Council received a presentation from Bryan Godbe of Godbe Research with results from a recent Community Survey which measured respondent support for two separate revenue measures. A Proposition 218 pr.. Read more

Canyon Road Bridge Reopened to Traffic - November 22, 2017
On Friday, November 10, 2017 the Bridge Team consisting of Myers and Sons (Prime Contractor); Quincy Engineering (Bridge Designers); Harris and Associates (Construction Managers); Bigge Crane (Crane S.. Read more

Accessory Dwelling Units (ADU) Ordinance
Town Council continued a public hearing on proposed amendments to the Town’s regulations for Accessory Dwelling Units (ADUs), also known as “Secondary Living” or “In-Law”.. Read more

Canyon Road Bridge Reopening Update - November 21, 2017
On April 18, 2017, Canyon Road Bridge was closed when conditions of extreme peril to the safety of persons and property arose that were caused by landslide movement resulting in damage to the support .. Read more

Canyon Road Bridge Assembly
Truckloads of the prefabricated temporary bridge started being delivered on Monday, November 6, and have been assembled like an erector set over the course of this past week. Installation is scheduled.. Read more

Community Survey Results
The Town recently completed a community survey to assess resident perspectives and priorities. The results show residents continue to be very satisfied with the quality of life the Town provides. .. Read more

Firearms Safety
The recent incident in San Ramon where a third grader brought a gun to school is a reminder to keep firearms securely stored and away from children and to talk to children about firearms to overco.. Read more

Bollinger Canyon Road Repair - October 27, 2017
Final paving is complete and utility cover adjustments occurred this week and permanent striping is scheduled for next week. The Town will upgrade the three-foot chain link fence along the bottom .. Read more

All-Access Playground Update - October 27, 2017
The contractor has completed construction of the concrete retaining walls for the playground area, and is currently performing grading and subdrainage work within the playground area. In the upcom.. Read more

Bollinger Canyon Road Repair – October 13, 2017
Work is nearing completion on Bollinger Canyon Road between Joseph Drive and St. Mary’s Road. The culvert that was undermining the roadway has been repaired. On Monday, October 16, the one lane .. Read more

All-Access Playground Update - October 13, 2017
Work on the project is currently proceeding after repeated delays caused by the contractor. On September 14, the Town issued a notice of default to the contractor indicating that the contractor may be.. Read more

Join NIXLE for Emergency and Other Notifications is a community information service the Town uses to keep residents informed via text and/or emails. Press releases, emergency alerts and informational advisories are sent out to warn of crim.. Read more

Rheem Boulevard Sinkhole Update - October 13, 2017
The backfilling of the storm drain trench has been completed. Utility companies are currently reinstalling their lines and boxes within the sidewalk areas and the contractor has begun the restoration .. Read more

Canyon Road Bridge Update - October 13, 2017
On September 28, the Town received four competitive bids to prepare the site, install abutments and landslide protection piers, and erect a Town-rented temporary one-lane bridge. Myers & Sons was .. Read more

Recent Town Council Actions on October 11, 2017
ROAD REPAIR AND ACCOUNTABILITY ACT OF 2017 On April 28, 2017, the Governor signed Senate Bill (SB) 1, the Road Recovery and Repair Act of 2017 into law. SB 1 creates new taxes and fees that will fe.. Read more

Independent Auditors Complete Field Visit
Maze & Associates, the Town’s independent auditor, has finished a week-long visit to Town offices to complete the financial audit for the year ended June 30, 2017. The final draft of the aud.. Read more

All- Access Playground Project Update
Work on the project is proceeding, but is currently behind schedule. The Town has encountered repeated delays on the project caused by the contractor. Staff has taken appropriate measures, and remains.. Read more

Goodwill Industries Presentation
A presentation was made to the Council by Jim Caponigro, the President and CEO of Goodwill Industries serving the Greater East Bay Community. The presentation outlined the mission of Goodwill Industri.. Read more