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.

Safety Tips for Children
On Tuesday, September 8, a stranger attempted to entice two girls into his vehicle by asking them to help find his little dog. Please share the following information with your children: • .. Read more

Public Art Policy
Town Council recommended that the Park and Recreation Commission consider modifications to the 2008 Public Art Policy and follow the City of Orinda Art in Public Places Policy. The Commission will con.. Read more

Parking on Rheem Boulevard
Town Council directed staff to proceed with a plan to re-stripe Rheem Boulevard from 335 Rheem Boulevard to Center Street to provide on-street public parking along both sides of the roadway. Council a.. Read more

Via Moraga Subdivision Final
Town Council approved the final map for the Via Moraga Subdivision located on Moraga Road (the former Bowling Alley site). The grading of the property has already begun and the construction of the sit.. Read more

2015 Pavement Project Almost Complete
This year’s pavement project is nearing completion with the actual paving work completed on August 26. The remaining work consists of minor items, such as raising utility covers and grates, stri.. Read more

California Youth Energy Services
Town Council received a presentation from Rising Sun Energy Center on the recently completed California Youth Energy Services (CYES) summer program. During the six-week program, CYES energy specialist.. Read more

Streetlight Conversion to LED
G&E is in the process of converting PG&E-owned streetlights from high pressure sodium vapor (HPSV) to energy efficient light emitting diodes (LED). Since PG&E will be completing their own .. Read more

Town's Senior Engineer Awarded Professional Manager of the Year
The Northern California Chapter of the American Public Works Association (APWA) presented Laurie Sucgang, Senior Civil Engineer, the 2015 Professional Manager of the Year award in the category of Publ.. Read more

Town Clerk Formally Becomes a Certified Municipal Clerk
The International Institute of Municipal Clerks has awarded Moraga’s Town Clerk, Marty McInturf, the Certified Municipal Clerk (CMC) designation. The CMC program is designed to enhance the job p.. Read more

Moraga's New Police Officer
The Moraga Police Department (MPD) is pleased to announce that Angela Likos has completed her field training and is now working as a solo patrol officer, bringing MPD to full strength. Angela came to .. Read more

Electronic Community Information Sign
After waiting over 60 days for Comcast to install the hard line internet connectivity and to do the prep work for the installation, the Moraga Road electronic sign is finally functional. The sign is a.. Read more

PG&E Community Pipeline Safety Project
PG&E presented the Community Pipeline Safety Project to Town Council, noting that the project will enhance the safety of PG&E’s gas transmission pipelines and facilitate access to, and m.. Read more

Amend CalPERS Contract
Moraga employees agreed to a two-year Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) starting July 1, 2015 providing a 1% increase in employee contributions to the CalPERS retirement system each year (2% total). T.. Read more

Unruly Party Ordinance
Town Council introduced an Ordinance to amend the Loud or Unruly Party Ordinance which will extend the time between an initial warning and a subsequent response to the same address for a violation fro.. Read more

Rheem Valley Manor Sign
Town Council authorized the acceptance of the donation of the Rheem Valley Manor sign to the Town and waived the Sign Permit Application Fee, Encroachment Permit Fee, and the Memorial and Donation Fee.. Read more

Registration for Fall Activities Now Open
Fall classes start soon with a wide variety to choose from! To learn to play an instrument, try a new form of exercise, or learn more about history, check out the new Activity Guide. The Town provides.. Read more

Rancho Laguna II Monitoring
Town Council approved a Senior Construction Inspector position to oversee, monitor, and inspect the Project’s grading and construction; a contract with Woods Biological Consulting, Inc. for moni.. Read more

Lower Rheem Boulevard Stabilization Project
The Town is coordinating with EBMUD and PG&E to finalize their utility relocation work prior to having the developer (SummerHill Homes) remove and repair the landslide affecting the Rheem Boulevar.. Read more

Conceptual Plans for the Hacienda de las Flores
Gould Evans, the architectural firm hired to develop conceptual plans to improve the Hacienda de las Flores property, presented two concepts for Town Council discussion. The Council unanimously endors.. Read more

PG&E Electric Power Line Upgrade Project
The Town of Moraga has worked with Pacific Gas & Electric (PG&E) to ensure the Contra Costa-Moraga Electric Power Line Upgrade Project has minimal impact on Moraga residents, while still allow.. Read more