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.

Moraga Walk-Bike Workshop - Thursday, February 4, 2016
Please participate in a public workshop to review the Moraga Walk | Bike Plan's recommended program list of pedestrian and bicycle improvements, and provide input to prioritize projects for implementa.. Read more

Mayor Wykle's Year in Review
Prior to the formal Council reorganization on December 9, Mayor Wykle provided meeting attendees and internet and cable television viewers a “Year in Review” that highlighted accomplishmen.. Read more

New Mayor and Vice Mayor Elected
At their December 9 meeting, the Town Council voted to elect Mike Metcalf as Mayor and Dave Trotter as Vice Mayor for the 2016 term. Outgoing Mayor Roger Wykle was honored by the Council, members of t.. Read more

New Wayfinding Signage - Vote on a Preferred Design
The Town is creating a wayfinding plan including new signage for vehicles, pedestrians and cyclists to make it easier and safer to move throughout Moraga. Four design options for the new signs are pro.. Read more

Livable Moraga Survey - Respond Now!
The Town has distributed a town-wide mail survey, soliciting residents’ opinions about several different options for re-striping the segment of Moraga Road between Donald Drive and Corliss Drive.. Read more

Chamber Mixer at New Council Chambers
The Moraga Chamber of Commerce held its monthly mixer at the new Town Council Chambers and Community Meeting Room on Tuesday, November 17. Over 60 people shared appetizers, hot cider, sangria.. Read more

Art in Public Spaces
Town Council established a new Art in Public Spaces Policy and an Art in Public Spaces Committee to guide efforts as Moraga seeks to secure public art to further enhance the natural beauty of the comm.. Read more

Municipal Regional Stormwater Permit
On November 18 and 19, the Regional Water Quality Control Board considered the next phase of its Municipal Regional Stormwater Permit mandating local government to regulate clean water. On November 18.. Read more

Home-Based Winery Businesses
Town Council provided direction to staff on development of new regulations for home-based winery businesses. The regulations are intended to allow Moraga’s existing small winery businesses to co.. Read more

Small Farm Animal Ordinance
own Council introduced new zoning regulations to allow small farm animal keeping, including chickens, rabbits and bees in Residential, Institutional and Open Space zones, as accessory to an existing r.. Read more

PG&E Power Line Project Completed
Pacific Gas and Electric Company (PG&E) has completed a year-long project to upgrade a major electric power line that spans from Antioch to Moraga. The work in Moraga concluded on November 4. In t.. Read more

Lafayette Downtown Congestion Study
The City of Lafayette is in the first phase of a Downtown Congestion Reduction Study, and invites Moraga residents to participate in a public survey and contribute to a collaborative ‘pin’.. Read more

Home Invasion Robbery in Moraga
The Moraga Police Department (MPD) is investigating a home invasion robbery that occurred on November 12 in the Campolindo neighborhood. The victims are believed to have been specifically targeted and.. Read more

Ribbon Cutting Launches New Council Chambers
The Town Council held its first meeting in its new Council Chambers on Wednesday, October 28, 2015. The new facility was remodeled with high-tech improvements for audience viewing and assisted listeni.. Read more

Via Moraga Development Construction Inspection
Town Council awarded a $45,000 Consultant Services Contract to Anchor Engineering to provide construction inspection services for the Via Moraga subdivision on Moraga Road, located at the old bowling .. Read more

Traffic Enforcement – Crosswalks
The Police Department’s traffic enforcement priority in November is Crosswalk Violations. Moraga Police have received numerous complaints about drivers not yielding to pedestrians in crosswalks .. Read more

Court Decision on Referendum
Within 30 days of the Town Council adoption of the zoning code amendments associated with the City Ventures project, Moraga Town Center Homes, community members delivered a referendum petition to the .. Read more

2016 Pavement Design Service Contract
Town Council amended the Design Professional Services Agreement with Nichols Consulting Engineers to provide additional design services to complete the 2016 Pavement Reconstruction Project in an amoun.. Read more

Saint Mary's College Campus Master Plan
Representatives from Saint Mary’s College introduced and provided an overview of the College’s Campus Master Plan update, currently in process. The Master Plan addresses the College’.. Read more

Development Impact Fee Calculations
Town Council provided direction for consultants to proceed with finalizing an updated technical study and proposed revisions to development impact fees, to be adopted by the Town Council at a future h.. Read more