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.

Study Session on Home-Based Winery Businesses
The Town Council discussed potential development of regulations or guidelines to address the operation of small wineries located in Moraga’s residential zones. The Council listened to feedback f.. Read more

Master Fee Schedule
The Town Council conducted a public hearing and approved updates to the Master Fee Schedule. The updates include a new fee to reflect the application process for the adopted historic preservation ordi.. Read more

Pavilion Turf Improvements
During April the Pavilion grounds at the Hacienda de las Flores will have new turf, irrigation, and drainage installed. The new turf will drain better, use less water, require less continuous maintena.. Read more

Park Dedication Funds for Council Chambers/Community Meeting Site
The Town Council supported an application for Contra Costa County Park Dedication funds in the amount of $80,900 for the park area in front of the future Council Chambers/Community Meeting Room on Rhe.. Read more

Study Session for Adventure Day Camp
The Town Council studied a request from Adventure Day Camp for a use permit fee waiver to establish a recreational facility at 1161 Larch Avenue, site of the former Moraga Tennis and Swim Club. They a.. Read more

Town and Gown Breakfast
On March 19, Saint Mary’s College (SMC) President James Donahue rekindled a long tradition by hosting a Town and Gown breakfast meeting for selected SMC staff, Town Councilmembers, the Town Mana.. Read more

Moraga Citizens Network Celebrates 10th Anniversary
Ten years ago a few citizens decided to devote their time and energy to inform Moraga residents of Town activities in an unbiased, transparent and non-political way. Many said it couldn’t be don.. Read more

Town Hall Gets a New Paint Job
Anyone visiting or driving by Town Hall (329 Rheem Boulevard) may notice the building being repainted to protect it from further weather-related damage. During the painting, Town offices will remain o.. Read more

Prescription Drug Abuse Awarenness Month
The Moraga Town Council has proclaimed March 2015 as Prescription Drug Abuse Awareness Month recognizing the harmful effects of prescription drug abuse on society and encourages all citizens to active.. Read more

Saint Mary's College Appeal Upheld
Town Council held a Public Hearing on an appeal by Saint Mary’s College (SMC) to allow intramural sports field lights to stay on until 10:00 pm up to 305 days per year. The appeal resulted from .. Read more

Geologocal Hazard Abatement District (GHAD)
Town Council approved formation of the Moraga Geologic Hazard Abatement District (GHAD), appointing the Town Council as the GHAD Board of Directors. Moraga’s GHAD was created to protect proposed.. Read more

Livable Moraga Road Town-Wide Survey
Town Council directed staff to proceed with a professional community survey for the Livable Moraga Road project. Council requested focus groups and a town-wide mail survey to help choose a preferred o.. Read more

Campolindo High School Athletes Honored
The Town Council recently honored three Campolindo High School (http://www.acalanes.k12.ca.us/page/348) athletic teams. Girls Varsity 2014 Water Polo team finished first in the Diablo Foothill Athleti.. Read more

Electronic Community Information Sign
Town Council authorized the Town Manager to purchase a new electronic community information sign that will replace the existing Moraga Road marquee across from the Commons Park. A late spring/early su.. Read more

New Pathway at Commons Park
Town Council approved funding for the final design and construction phases of the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) compliant pathway to the Grass Ski Hill at the Commons Park. The new path is sch.. Read more

Camino Ricardo Subdivision
Town Council approved the Final Map along with the associated agreements and grant deeds for the 26 single-family residential development located off of Camino Ricardo... Read more

Moraga Receives Pavement Grant
The Town garnered a grant from the California Department of Resources Recycling and Recovery (CalRecycle) for using rubberized asphalt on the 2015 Pavement Repair project and the 2016 Moraga Road (St... Read more

Library Landscape Project Complete
Town Council honored the Moraga Park Foundation, Mark and Dustie Robeson and Joan Bruzzone for completing the new landscaping at the Moraga Library. The Robesons and Joan Bruzzone donated funding and .. Read more

Moraga Police Officers Have New Cameras
Moraga Police Department is the first Lamorinda Police Department to equip their officers with body-worn cameras. Each officer has been issued a camera to record their law enforcement contacts, with r.. Read more

Carr Ranch Annexation Update
Town Council held a study session on annexation of a 24-acre property (part of the Carr Ranch) on south Camino Pablo, with a proposed development including 13 single-family lots and open space. Counci.. Read more