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COVID- 19 Community Notifications
Resources for Residents
Free At-Home COVID-19 Tests Available to All U.S. Households
To ensure that all Americans have access to timely COVID-19 testing, the U.S. Department of Health & Human Services has announced a program that enables every home in the U.S. to order 4 free at-home COVID-19 tests. Tests are complexly free and arrive to your home through the mail by the U.S. Postal Service. The rapid antigen (not PCR) at-home tests can be taken anywhere and results are available within 30 minutes. This is a great opportunity to secure rapid at-home tests for your household. Orders ship in 7-12 days. Order your test now so that you have them on hand when you need them.
COVID Testing Available at the Moraga Library
Contra Costa County Health Department COVID-19 Daily updates and resources.
Coronavirus Information Facts from CDC and FEMA.
Nixle Notifications from Moraga Police Department
August 11, 2021 - Contra Costa's Health Officer recommends wearing masks indoors to prevent the spread of COVID.
June 04, 2020 - Curfews Rescinded
May 7, 2020 - Testing Available for Anyone
April 17, 2020 - New Health Officer Order Requires Masking
April 16, 2020 - COVID-19 Community Information Portal. Moraga, Orinda, Lafayette and the Fire Districts, in cooperation with Bay Area-based Zonehaven, have released the Covid-19 Community Information Portal to allows residents to locate COVID-related resources in and around Lamorinda. Residents can find information about medical offices, social services, food (groceries and take-out), parks and recreation opportunities, pet services and home/auto supplies by visiting the portal. If they enter a home address, they can create a list of services organized by distance from home.
April 10, 2020 - COVID-19 Update
March 31, 2020 - Shelter-In-Place Order Extended to May 3rd. Some terms have changed.
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 needs; requiring essential businesses to implement social distancing protocols; clarifying and further limiting essential business activities, including construction; and directing all businesses and governmental operations to further cease non-essential operations. Click here to view Order No. HO-COVID-19-03.
March 27, 2020 - COVID-19 Update
March 24, 2020 - COVID-19 Update
March 23, 2020 - COVID-19 Update
March 19, 2020 - COVID-19 Update
Notifications from the Town of Moraga
Town of Moraga’s Public Buildings are currently open.
During this time of declared Local Emergency, the Town is focused on providing essential services. All Town staff will be working/teleworking, but services will be conducted via telephone or computer, or by appointment. Contact information for the various departments follows:
Administration (925) 888-7022 TownClerk@moraga.ca.us
Park & Recreation (925) 888-7037 RecDesk@moraga.ca.us
Planning Dept. (925) 888-7040 Planning@moraga.ca.us
Police non-Emergency (925) 888-7055 Police@moraga.ca.us
Public Works (925) 888-7026 PublicWorks@moraga.ca.us
Town Council Declaration of a Local Emergency
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 proclamation within seven days, the Town Council ratified the proclamation declaring a local emergency in the Town of Moraga relating to COVID-19. The disaster declaration allows public officials to exercise emergency powers to preserve life, property and public health in response to a disaster. Some of these powers include: the ability to obtain vital supplies, equipment and other needed items; ordaining evacuations and/or controlling access; suspending certain regulations; and requesting Federal and State government assistance for response and recovery. Click here to view the proclamation.