Town Of Moraga

Hacienda Wine Social and Art Exhibit - Thursday, May 28, 2015
The Hacienda Foundation of Moraga presents the 2015 Hacienda Wine Social, Art Exhibit and Sale on Thursday, May 28, 5:00 to 7:00 pm at the Hacienda de las Flores, 2100 Donald Drive. Captain Vineyards will pour their wines, and local artists affiliated with (click title for full story)
Free Family Movie Night - Friday, May 29, 2015
EVERYTHING IS AWESOME with Emmet, Wyldstyle, Batman, and the rest of The Lego Movie gang! The Moraga Youth Involvement Committee (MYIC) is hosting a free outdoor screening of The Lego Movie at the Moraga Commons Park, Friday, May 29. Bring friends and family, enter the raffle, and enjoy refreshments sold by the MYIC. (click title for full story)
Moraga Town Center Homes Project (City Ventures Appeal)
At a continued public hearing, the Town Council denied an appeal of the Planning Commission decision, and approved, by a 4-1 vote, the Conceptual Development Plan (CDP) for the 36-unit project on Moraga Way. The approved CDP incorporates a number of adjustments to the site plan and addresses (click title for full story)
Volunteer for the Pedestrian and Bicycle Master Plan (PBMP) Committee
Four volunteers are needed to serve on the PBMP Citizens Advisory Committee. All four should have an interest in making Moraga a walk- and bike-friendly community. Local residents are encouraged to apply! (click title for full story)
New Volunteer Opportunities in Town
CONTRA COSTA TRANSPORTATION AUTHORITY (CCTA) COMMITTEE (click title for full story)
Town Clerk Marty McInturf Receives Recognition
Many thanks to the Moraga Rotary and the Moraga Chamber of Commerce for recognizing Marty McInturf as the April Employee of the Month. Marty has worked tirelessly as the Town Clerk for the past six years, serves as the liaison between Town government and the public, records all activities and decisions of the Town Council, (click title for full story)
MOSO Zoning Text Amendment (ZTA) to Allow "For Profit" Recreational Uses
Town Council gave direction to staff to prepare a focused ZTA to allow very limited categories of for-profit recreational uses to be approved with a Conditional Use Permit in Moraga Open Space Ordinance areas. The request was made in conjunction with a proposal for (click title for full story)
Council Chambers and Community Meeting Room Update
Hurry up and wait? Yes, sometimes, due to unusually lengthy manufacturing lead times and busy contractors, public bidding requirements for all project components, and even slight plan revisions needing County permit review. The process to bid project components separately has been a cost-effective, but time-consuming, strategy thus far. Upcoming exterior work will include: completion of (click title for full story)
Town Staff Busy Preparing Budget for Next Fiscal Year
It’s that time of year when Town staff turns its attention to developing the budget for the next fiscal year that runs from July 1, 2015 to June 30, 2016. The budget includes the Operating Budget, Capital Improvement Program and Five-Year Financial Plan. (click title for full story)
Council Receives FY 2014-15 Third Quarter Budget-To-Actuals Report
Both revenues and expenditures for FY 2014/15 are on target with budgeted expectations through three quarters of the year. Property tax receipts are projected at about 6% above last year’s receipts, an indication that Moraga has recovered from the economic recession. Expenditures are lower than expected mostly due to Police Officer vacancies. A year-end surplus is expected. (click title for full story)
Welcome Officer Anthony Craig
Anthony Craig is Moraga’s newest Police Officer. He was hired on February 23, recently completed field training and is currently on patrol. Anthony was raised in Pinole and began his law enforcement career as a Police Explorer for the Hercules Police Department while still a student at Pinole Valley High School. Anthony was a Police Officer with (click title for full story)