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.

Proclamation for Campolindo Boys Basketball Team – April 2019
Town Council proclaimed April 10, 2019 as “2018-2019 Campolindo Boys Varsity Basketball Team Day” in the Town of Moraga, in honor of the Team’s Division II State Championship victory.. Read more

Audit and Finance Committee Update – April 2019
At the April 9 meeting, the Audit and Finance Committee (AFC) elected Bob Kennedy as the Interim Town Treasurer. The AFC also appointed members Tim Freeman and Phil Arth to perform a financial review .. Read more

Bella Vista Street Lighting Assessment District – April 2019
SummerHill Homes, the developer for the Bella Vista subdivision (formally Rancho Laguna II) was required to install a public streetlight on Rheem Boulevard at Faye Hill Road and annex the subdivision .. Read more

Town Revives Moraga Center Specific Plan Implementation Project – March 2019
With funding from the Metropolitan Transportation Commission, the Town Council authorized a contract with Opticos Design, Inc. for technical assistance to complete the Moraga Center Specific Plan Impl.. Read more

2019 Summer Activity Guide is Here!
The Summer 2019 Activity Guide featuring camps, classes and community events is available to view online as of April 4 and will be distributed to Moraga residents with the Lamorinda Weekly on April 17.. Read more

Report Suspicious Activity
Moraga Police (MPD) needs your help in reporting suspicious activity and persons in our Town. Each person is uniquely familiar with different parts of Town and can immediately identify suspicious or u.. Read more

Proclamation for Prescription Drug Abuse Awareness Month – March 2019
Town Council presented a proclamation (/council/meetings/2019/032719/TC-032719_4.A_Proc_Prescription Drug Abuse.pdf) to Chris Janssen of the Contra Costa MEDS (Medication/Education/Disposal/Safety) Co.. Read more

Planning Commission Appointments - March 2019
Town Council deliberated and appointed Kerry Hillis to a two-year term and Karl Davis to a one-year term on the Planning Commission. Suzanne D’Arcy, Brenda Luster and David Stromberg were reappo.. Read more

Moraga Municipal Code Revisions to Commercial Land Use Review – March 2019
The Town Council gave unanimous direction to staff to proceed with the task of identifying revisions to the Town’s current commercial zoning regulations that would simplify the commercial land u.. Read more

Land Movement Near Center Street and Rheem Boulevard – March 29, 2019
The Town has recently become aware that there is earth movement which is causing the ground to sink on private property off of Center Street near Rheem Boulevard. Although the depression is not in the.. Read more

John Muir Land Trust Painted Rock Presentation – March 2019
Linus Eukel, Executive Director, John Muir Land Trust (JMLT), updated the Town Council on JMLT’s progress on their campaign to save Painted Rock. If the fundraising goal of $2 million is met, JM.. Read more

Insourcing Engineering Services - March 2019
To improve customer service and consistency in service delivery, the Council approved the creation of an Associate Engineer position and the hiring of in-house staff to handle land-use development pla.. Read more

Crosswalks and School Buses – March 2019
Moraga Police have received complaints of drivers not yielding to pedestrians in crosswalks and not stopping for school buses with flashing lights. Pedestrians have the right-of-way in crosswalks and .. Read more

Camino Ricardo Development Agreement Annual Review – March 2019
Town Council considered the annual report for the Camino Ricardo subdivision development agreement prepared by the developer and found that it was in good faith compliance with the terms of the agreem.. Read more

Bella Vista Street Lighting Assessment District Annexation - March 2019
SummerHill Homes, the developer for the Bella Vista subdivision (formally Rancho Laguna II) was required to install a public streetlight on Rheem Boulevard at Faye Hill Road. This public improvement r.. Read more

Wireless Communications Ordinance
The Town Council gave direction to staff on March 13, 2019 to revise the Town’s wireless Ordinance (Moraga Municipal Code 8.144 (https://library.municode.com/ca/moraga/codes/code_of_ordinances?n.. Read more

Proclamation for American Red Cross Month
Town Council proclaimed March as Red Cross Month. The American Red Cross, the largest humanitarian organization in the world, responds to an average of more than 62,000 disasters across the country, f.. Read more

Moraga Way and Canyon/Camino Pablo Intersection Improvements
On March 13, 2019 staff presented to the Council the proposed project improvements which will rehabilitate roadway, close sidewalk gaps, and improve bicycle facilities on Moraga Way (Moraga Road to Iv.. Read more

Local Sales Tax Oversight Committee Report - March 2019
The Town Council received a report from the LSTOC on their review of the revenue and expenditures of the Measure K Local Sales Tax. This review affirmed the use of the funds consistent with goals and .. Read more

Lamorinda Teens Read
The school libraries of the Acalanes Union High School District and the Lamorinda community libraries have teamed up again to offer “One Community, One Book” to local teens in the area. Th.. Read more