Town Of Moraga

Town of Moraga Video Tourbook!
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Notice of Pesticide Application
On Monday, October 27, the Moraga Library, 1500 Saint Mary’s Road, will be treated for Field Roaches. (click title for full story)
Town Celebrates Pear & Wine Festival and Toast to Moraga
On Saturday, September 27 the Town celebrated the annual Pear & Wine Festival and 40th Anniversary event, Toast to Moraga. Over 400 pear pies were sold, pear recipe contestants were crowned, local wines enjoyed and everyone had a PEARfect day. At the evening event, over 350 residents and guests (click title for full story)
Moraga Celebrates Veterans Day with Annual Ceremony
Honor our past, present and future Military Veterans on Tuesday, November 11, 9:00 to 10:00 am at the Commons Park Veterans Memorial Rock. (click title for full story)
Three Candidates to Run for Town Council
On November 4, 2014, Moraga voters will elect two Councilmembers. Three residents filed papers to run for two open Council seats: Ken Chew, Dave Trotter and Teresa Onoda. (click title for full story)
Council Chamber Update
The Council Chambers at 331 Rheem is moving into the construction phase after the Council authorized up to $232,000 to construct a new clay tile roof along the three visible sides of the building. After Design Review approval in April, the architectural and engineering plans (click title for full story)
Draft Countywide Transportaion Plan is Available for Review and Comment
The Contra Costa County Transportation Authority (CCTA) has released the Draft Countywide Transportation Plan (CTP) for public review, with the public comment period open through November 3, 2014. CCTA is the agency responsible for (click title for full story)
Volunteer for the Park and Recreation Commission
The Park and Recreation Commission is currently seeking volunteers to fill one vacancy for a term expiring March of 2016. Commission meetings are held the third Tuesday of every month at the Hacienda de las Flores. (click title for full story)
Solicitor and Peddler Permit
The Moraga Police Department (MPD) reminds everyone that permits are required for anyone going door-to-door to peddle or solicit. Violators may be issued a citation per Moraga Municipal Code 9.10.030, requiring a base fine of $100 (plus county and state enhancements). To obtain a permit, one must submit to a (click title for full story)
Draft Climate Action Plan
At the Wednesday October 22 Town Council meeting, the Council will review and discuss a draft Climate Action Plan (CAP) for the Town. A CAP is a community’s long-term plan to reduce greenhouse gas emissions. The draft CAP contains strategies related to energy efficiency, land use, (click title for full story)
Pear Orchard Facing Fire Blight Disease
One of Moraga’s large pear orchards, located adjacent to the Joaquin Moraga Intermediate School, is suffering from fire blight disease. Volunteers from Urban Farmers, Moraga Parks Foundation, and the community will prune the pear trees to remove (click title for full story)