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.

Council Legislative Recess
The Town Council meetings on July 25 and August 8 have been cancelled to provide a legislative break. The break occurs annually and was approved by the Council in January. The Council will resume thei.. Read more

St. Mary's Road PG&E Gas Pipeline Project Update - July 26, 2018
PG&E’s Gas Pipeline Replacement project to replace a gas transmission pipe along St. Mary’s Road from S. Lucille Lane in Lafayette to Rheem Boulevard in Moraga is on schedule. St. Mary.. Read more

Hacienda Nights Food Trucks
Thanks to all the neighbors and friends who attended the First Hacienda Nights event and enjoyed an evening of great food trucks and craft brew. The second Hacienda Nights (http://www.moraga.ca.us/dep.. Read more

Parks and Recreation Activity Guide Out Now
The Fall Activity Guide hit Moraga mailboxes at the end of July! The Town is pleased to resume mailing the Activity Guide to all Moraga residents. As a cost reduction measure in FY 2017/18, activi.. Read more

Vacation House Watch
The Moraga Police Department (MPD) offers a Vacation House Watch service to residents. To request periodic checks of vacant homes, please go to the Moraga Police webpage and click on the “Forms/.. Read more

Contra Costa Local Government Leadership Academy
The Town’s Associate Planner, Brian Horn, recently graduated from the Contra Costa Local Government Leadership Academy. The goals of the Leadership Academy are to create a cost-effective personn.. Read more

What Next When You Find a Dead Bird?
The Contra Costa Mosquito & Vector Control District (CCMVCD) recommends the following actions when finding a dead bird: 1. Call 1-877-WNV-BIRD or go online (http://www.westnile.ca.gov/report_wnv.p.. Read more

It's Not Too Late to Donate!
The 4th of July Celebration was a great success thanks in part to all who participated and those who donated to BUY-A-ROCKET. You can still help the community raise the $30,000 for the fireworks show... Read more

PG&E Information on St. Mary's Road Closure
PG&E’s Gas Pipeline Replacement project will replace 6,000 feet of vintage gas transmission pipe along St. Mary’s Road (SMR) from S. Lucille Lane in Lafayette to Rheem Boulevard in Mor.. Read more

Community Warning System
Sign up today for the Contra Costa County Community Warning System (CWS), which is recognized as one of the nation’s most modern and effective all-hazard public warning systems. CWS is designed .. Read more

FY 2018/19 Operating and Capital Improvement Program Budgets
On June 27 the Town Council adopted the FY 2018/19 operating budget and capital improvement program. The proposed $9.45 million operating budget is balanced with an anticipated surplus of $58,272. The.. Read more

Canyon Club Brewery
On June 18, the Planning Commission voted unanimously to approve the plans for Canyon Club Brewery to occupy the vacant former World Savings Bank building at the corner of Canyon Road and Country Club.. Read more

Text to 9-1-1
The Contra Costa County Sheriff’s Department provides dispatch services to Moraga and is now able to handle texts to 9-1-1. During an emergency or life-threatening situation, send a text to 9-1-.. Read more

Interested in Participating in Government?
Supervisor Candace Andersen is seeking volunteers to serve on a number of county advisory boards. These volunteer boards usually meet monthly and advise the Board of Supervisors on a variety of issues.. Read more

Proclamation Declaring July as Parks and Recreation Month
Town Council declared July as Parks and Recreation month recognizing the importance of parks in creating and maintaining the quality of life in Moraga. Parks and recreation are essential for their con.. Read more

Hacienda Nights!
Join the fun at Hacienda Nights featuring food trucks, lawn games and fun for all ages. The Parks and Recreation Department is hosting Hacienda Nights at the Hacienda de las Flores (2100 Donald Drive).. Read more

Town Council Actions on June 13, 2018
STREET LIGHTING ASSESSMENT DISTRICT Town Council adopted a resolution continuing the current assessment for FY2018/19 which includes $58.00 for a typical single family residence within the Street Li.. Read more

Proclamations Commending Moraga Police Reserve Officers
Town Council adopted proclamations honoring three Moraga Police Reserve Officers. Greg Haskell and Jack Lucas were each recognized for over 32 years of dedicated service to the Town as they both retir.. Read more

Consolidation of 2018 Municipal Election
Town Council adopted a resolution calling for the election; requesting the County authorize consolidation with other elections; and authorizing the Town to reimburse the County for all election servic.. Read more

Summer Concert Series – Thursday Nights
The Summer Concert Series continues Thursday, June 28 featuring the Beatles Flashback band. Bring the family and join neighbors and friends on Thursday evenings at the Commons Park for free concerts f.. Read more