Town Of Moraga

Town of Moraga Video Tourbook!
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Three Feet for Safety Act
Effective September 16, California Vehicle Code will require drivers to pass cyclists at a safe distance of three feet or, if not possible due to traffic or road conditions (including weather and width of road), the driver must instead slow to a reasonable speed and pass when safe. Likewise, (click title for full story)
Final Phase of 2014 Pavement Project Begins
Residents have questioned why there has been a time lag between the paving preparation work (base repair, grinding, concrete work, etc.) and the paving operation. The project is composed of distinct phases of work: (1) base repairs, grinding, crack sealing, and concrete repairs; (2) paving; and (click title for full story)
Pear and Wine Festival
Come out to the Moraga Commons Park from 10:00 am to 4:00 pm on Saturday, September 27, for the 16th Annual Pear & Wine Festival! This is a family-friendly event featuring DJ RyanO, wine tasting, pear pies, jumpies, food, informational booths, youth performances and more. Also, don'e miss (click title for full story)
Toast to Moraga
The table reservation deadline for the September 27 Toast to Moraga 40th Anniversary Celebration will close Wednesday, September 17. Join the community for a picnic-style (bring your own) dinner in the park to celebrate the anniversary of incorporation! The Toast to Moraga will begin at 6:30 pm and guests are encouraged to “Shop Moraga Food First” at participating restaurants, including (click title for full story)
Council Candidate Forum - Wednesday, October 1, 2014
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Commission and Board Vacancies
Openings on the Planning Commission, Design Review Board and Park and Recreation Commission provide citizens the opportunity to determine the future of the Town. Each advisory body meets once or twice per month and requires additional preparation time. This is an excellent way to give back to the community, (click title for full story)
City Ventures Hearing Postponed
On September 18, the Planning Commission will be asked to consider a continuation of the Conceptual Development Plan for the City Ventures project to a date certain of October 6, 2014. (click title for full story)
Via Moraga Appeal: Planning Commission Approval Upheld
On September 10, the Town Council considered an appeal of the Via Moraga project, an 18-lot subdivision proposed at 489 Moraga Road and adoption of a related General Plan Amendment, Zoning Text and Zoning Map Amendment to permit (click title for full story)
Administrative Penalties Ordinance Adopted
On September 10, the Town Council adopted (click title for full story)
Housing Element
On September 10, the Town Council provided comments and authorized submittal of the Town’s Draft 2015-2023 Housing Element to the State Department of Housing and Community Development (HCD) for their required 60-day review. Following this review, the Planning Commission and (click title for full story)