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.

Worst Streets in Town to be Repaired – April 2020
The Town Council received the 2020 Pavement Management Report and a presentation and directed staff to use a “Worst-First” pavement repair approach to target repair of Town streets, paths .. Read more

The New Normal by the Town Manager – April 2020
It's hard to believe it is week six of the Shelter-in-Place (SIP) order. Most Town employees provide essential services and have continued to work onsite incorporating cleaning, distancing and other p.. Read more

Status Update on Parks and Recreation Due to COVID-19 – April 2020
The Commons Park remains open, but due to the unprecedented use (possibility exacerbated by the closure of parks in neighboring jurisdictions) and continued violations of the health order to maintain .. Read more

Short-Term Rentals in Moraga – April 2020
The Planning Commission voted 5-2 to recommend the Town Council adopt a new Ordinance regulating short-term rentals (such as Airbnb™, VRBO™, and HomeAway™). The recommended regulatio.. Read more

Proposed Ordinance Amending Municipal Ordinance No. 57 – April 2020
On May 13, 2020 the Town Council will consider a Proposed Ordinance amending Moraga Municipal Ordinance No. 57 relating to easements (Contra Costa County Code Section 94-4.214, Easements) to specify m.. Read more

Moraga Chamber of Commerce – April 2020
The Chamber of Commerce is committed to Moraga's businesses in any way that they can help. They are finding answers, promoting businesses and keeping businesses up to date on the latest small business.. Read more

Master Fee Schedule Update – April 2020
As part of the annual budget process, the Town Council will consider a resolution to authorize updates to the Town’s Master Fee Schedule at the regular Council meeting on May 13. The FY 2020/21 .. Read more

Community Red "C" Rising – April 2020
Celebrate Campolindo and the community! Campo is running a campaign called “Red ‘C’ Rising” to support the students and increase hope and spirit in the community. Rise up and s.. Read more

Canyon Road Bridge Replacement Project – April 2020
The Canyon Road Bridge Replacement Project started Monday, April 20, with clearing and grubbing and the installation of an Environmentally Sensitive Area (ESA) Fence. The contractor will be working Mo.. Read more

Canyon Road Bridge Closure – April 2020
The construction of the Canyon Road bridge has begun and is moving into a new phase that will require the closing of the road Monday-Saturday from 9:00 am – 4:00 pm., beginning on Monday, May 4t.. Read more

Be a COVID-19 Superhero - Cover Your Face! – April 2020
Thank you to all who are working hard to abide by the Health Officer’s COVID-19 orders. As of Wednesday, April 22, everyone is required to cover their nose and mouth when inside an essential bus.. Read more

Hacienda de las Flores Restaurant Update - April 2020
Town Council received an update ( Restaurant Update - RFP Response.pdf) on the Hacienda Restaurant Opera.. Read more

Street Lighting Assessment District - April 2020
In order to maintain and continue the street lighting assessment district, the Town is required to conduct an annual levy and collection process. Town Council approved the Engineer’s Report, dec.. Read more

Planning Commission Elects Officers - April 2020
The Planning Commission voted unanimously to reappoint David Stromberg as the Commission's Chair and Brenda Luster as its Vice Chair. Mr. Stromberg and Ms. Luster will serve the Town in these respecti.. Read more

Planning Department Update - April 2020
Planning Department staff remains available to answer general planning and zoning inquiries and process applications that were already submitted prior to the March 16 emergency shutdown, but at this t.. Read more

Contra Costa Health Officer Extends the Shelter-in-Place Order Through May 3, 2020
On March 31, 2020, the Contra Costa County Health Officer issued Order No. HO-COVID-19-03 directing all Contra Costa residents to continue sheltering at their place of residence except for essential n.. Read more

The 2020 Census Matters
Beginning in March, households received invitations to participate in the 2020 Census. There are three ways to take the Census – by phone, by mail, or, for the first time ever, online. Census da.. Read more

Hauling Permit for PG&E's St. Mary's Pipeline Project – March 2020
Town Council adopted a resolution to ratify a hauling permit for PG&E’s St. Mary’s Pipeline Project on St. Mary’s Road near Bollinger Canyon Road to the City of Lafayette’s.. Read more

Town Council Ratifies the Declaration of a Local Emergency – March 2020
On March 17, 2020 the Town's Director of Emergency Services (Town Manager) proclaimed the existence or threatened existence of a local emergency. Consistent with the requirement to ratify the proclama.. Read more

Summer Activity Guide Here! - March 2020
The Summer 2020 Activity Guide has arrived. The Activity Guide features upcoming events including Hacienda Nights, the July 4th Celebration, and the Moraga Park Foundation’s Summer Concert sched.. Read more