Town Of Moraga

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Moraga Celebrates its 40th Anniversary September 27 & October 18
Join the community Saturday, September 27, for a picnic-style dinner to celebrate the Town of Moraga’s 40th anniversary! Celebrate by sharing a meal with friends, family and neighbors. Tables will be placed in the Moraga Commons Park under a canopy of lights, with a toast to the wonderful community of Moraga at 6:30 pm! Bring a potluck (click title for full story)
Pear and Wine Festival
The 16th Annual Moraga Pear & Wine Festival will be held Saturday, September 27, at the Moraga Commons Park from 10:00 am to 4:00 pm. This is a family event with activities for all ages celebrating Moraga’s pear history! Join friends and neighbors for entertainment and fun (click title for full story)
Council Candidate Forum
The three residents running for two open Town Council seats are: Ken Chew, Dave Trotter and Teresa Onoda. All Moragans are encouraged to meet the candidates and learn about Town issues by attending (click title for full story)
Back to School Safety
With Moraga schools back in session, the Moraga Police Department (MPD) asks all drivers to respect the 25 MPH speed limit in school zones, remember to stop for school buses when their red lights and stop signs are activated, and pay close attention to vehicular traffic and pedestrians in the areas around schools. Parents and children walking to school should be extra cautious. Please remember (click title for full story)
Via Moraga Appeal
At its September 10 meeting, the Town Council will consider an appeal of the Planning Commission’s July 21 approval of a Conceptual Development Plan for the Via Moraga project, an 18-lot single family residential subdivision at 489 Moraga Road, the former bowling alley site. Two appeals were filed, one from (click title for full story)
Planning Commission, Design Review Board, and Park and Recreation Commission Vacancies
If you want to make a difference in how the Town of Moraga grows and looks, then now is the time to volunteer to serve on the Planning Commission or Design Review Board (DRB). The Planning Commission, DRB, and Park and recreation Commission each have a vacant seat in need of a willing, committed volunteer. The Commissions and DRB (click title for full story)
Housing Element Study Session
The Town of Moraga is updating its Housing Element as required by State Law. The Draft 2015-2023 Moraga Housing Element Update identifies and analyzes existing and projected housing needs within Moraga. The Town Council will review and comment on the Draft Housing Element at its September 10 meeting and (click title for full story)
Saint Mary's College Appeal and Historic Preservation Ordinance Hearings Postponed
The Town Council’s scheduled August 27 hearing to consider Saint Mary’s College appeal regarding their intramural field lights has been postponed at the request of the project applicant. Additionally, the Historic Preservation Ordinance was postponed until 2015. (click title for full story)