Town Of Moraga

Canyon Road Bridge Closure Public Meeting – Thursday, April 27, 2017 at 6:00 pm
Canyon Road, between Constance Place and the Valle Vista Staging Area, remains closed due to structural issues with the bridge. The road is closed to ALL TRAFFIC - motor vehicles, bicycles, horses and pedestrians. Please do not access the closed area as violators will be cited. (click title for full story)
Notice of Pesticide Application
On Monday and Tuesday, April 24, 2017 and April 25, 2017 the redwood trees at Rancho Laguna Park will be treated with a fungicide for disease suppression. The park will be closed from 10:00 am to 4:00 pm both days. (click title for full story)
Moraga Road Paving and Road Closure Update
The final paving between St. Mary’s Road and Draeger Drive occured on Saturday, April 15. There will be intermittent closures the weeks of April 17 and April 24 between 9:00 am and 3:30 pm to raise the existing manholes back to the new grade and install the new pavement delineation. (click title for full story)
Hacienda Siete de Mayo Fiesta - Sunday, May 7, 2017
Moraga's historical gem, the Hacienda de las Flores park and events center, welcomes the community to a free fiesta de Mayo event on Sunday, May 7, noon to 6:00 pm, 2100 Donald Drive. This fiesta has something fun for every age - authentic Mexican food and drinks, beer and wine, live Mariachi Band, piñata contests, tortilla making, (click title for full story)
Saint Mary's College Master Plan Update
The Planning Commission unanimously voted to recommend the approval of the (click title for full story)
Moraga Community Garage Sale - Saturday, May 20, 2017
Moraga residents host garage sales at their homes and the Town provides marketing and maps. (click title for full story)
Leisure Sport Triathlon - Saturday, May 27, 2017
Introducing the inaugural Moraga Leisure Sport Triathlon on Saturday, May 27, 2017; a fun alternative to the traditional triathlon! Teams of four will participate and compete in Bocce Ball, Cornhole, and Disc Golf. The event starts at 11:00 am, with teams rotating between the three activities throughout the day and ending around 3:00 pm. Participants will (click title for full story)
Local Sales Tax Oversight Committee Volunteers Needed
The Local Sales Tax Oversight Committee reviews audits and tracks the performance of the paving programs and services to prepare an annual independent report for the Council regarding the use of Measure K funds. The Town is currently recruiting candidates to serve two-year terms on the Committee. Candidates with expertise in (click title for full story)
Town Receives Award for Excellence in Financial Reporting
For the fourth consecutive year, the Town’s Comprehensive Annual Financial Report (CAFR) was awarded the Certificate of Achievement for Excellence in Financial Reporting by the Government Finance Officers Association. This award for Fiscal Year 2015/16 is the highest form of recognition for excellence in state and local government financial reporting. To receive the award, entities must publish an easily readable and efficiently organized CAFR satisfying generally accepted accounting principles and applicable legal requirements. (click title for full story)
Updated Cannabis Ordinance Approved
The Town Council unanimously adopted revisions to the Town’s regulations for medical and non-medical cannabis, continuing to apply strict limitations on the cultivation and distribution of both medical and non-medical cannabis, while allowing for cannabis activities and use in conformance with California State Law. The updated regulations will go into effect on May 12, 2017. For more information contact Brian Horn, Associate Planner, 925-888-7044. (click title for full story)
Council Recognizes Alcohol Awareness Month
Town Council presented a proclamation to Jaime Rich of the Alcohol and Drug Abuse Prevention Team (ADAPT) declaring April as Alcohol Awareness Month in Moraga, recognizing the problems inherent in the use of alcohol by under-age youth that affect all communities. (click title for full story)
Moraga Road Utility Underground Project Update
The current Moraga Road Underground Utility Conversion Project (Corliss Drive to Devin Drive) is in the last stages for the construction for the new underground facilities. All conversions from the existing overhead power source to the new underground system are complete, and PG&E recently removed their overhead lines from the wood poles along Moraga Road. Now both AT&T and Comcast need to perform similar work to allow the removal of all overhead lines and wood poles along the north side of Moraga Road. The utility work is expected to continue into May with occasional lane closures on Moraga Road. (click title for full story)