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.

Welcome Jasmine Bateson - Recreation Supervisor – December 2018
Jasmine Bateson is the Town’s new Recreation Supervisor in the Parks and Recreation Department. Jasmine graduated from Cal Poly with a degree in Recreation and has worked for the Cities of Dubli.. Read more

Welcome Councilmembers McCluer and Woehleke – December 2018
At the Town Council meeting on December 12, newly-elected Councilmembers Mike McCluer and Steve Woehleke were sworn in by the Town Clerk following the certification of the election votes. For contact .. Read more

Thank You Mayor Trotter and Vice Mayor Onoda – December 2018
Outgoing Mayor Dave Trotter gave a presentation on 2018 Year in Review. He and Vice Mayor Teresa Onoda were recognized and thanked by fellow Councilmembers, Contra Costa County Supervisor Candace Ande.. Read more

Emergency Evacuation Planning – December 2018
Town Council received a presentation on the Emergency Evacuation Planning efforts for the Town. Police Chief Jon King advised that the Town has been divided into 23 evacuation zones. Through the Commu.. Read more

Council Elects New Mayor and Vice Mayor – December 2018
The first item of business of the newly seated Council was to elect the Mayor and Vice Mayor positions for 2019. Roger Wykle was unanimously elected Mayor and Kymberleigh Korpus was unanimously electe.. Read more

Audited Financial Reports for FY 2017-18
The Town Council reviewed and filed the annual independent audit report of the Town’s financial statements in January 2019. The Town’s independent auditors, Maze & Associates, conducte.. Read more

Sign Up for Community Warning System
The recent California wildland fires have shown the importance of communicating accurate and prompt safety information to everyone. In an emergency, both Police and Fire agencies will primarily be usi.. Read more

Bollinger Valley Project Appeal - November 14, 2018
The Town Council considered an appeal by Joan Bruzzone and the Bruzzone family regarding the Planning Commission’s adoption of a resolution recommending denial of the proposed General Plan Amend.. Read more

AB 1600 Development Impact Fees Annual Report
The Town Council reviewed, accepted and filed the AB 1600 Development Impact Fees Annual Report for the fiscal year ended June 30, 2018. State law requires the Town prepare and make available to the p.. Read more

Harvest Court Improvements
The Public Works Department determined that private improvements and private landscape improvements associated with the Harvest Court Subdivision, located off of Camino Ricardo, are complete and in co.. Read more

Amend BKF Engineers Contract for Staff Augmentation
Since June, the Town’s Assistant Engineer position has been vacant. Two recruitment processes have not resulted in a successful hire and the Town has had to retain consultant engineering service.. Read more

Clearing Storm Drain Inlets to Prepare for Rainy Season
In preparation for the rainy season, the first week of November the Town’s maintenance crews removed accumulated debris, such as fallen leaves, branches, and sediment, from all Town-owned storm .. Read more

Joint Moraga-Orinda Pavement Project – November 2018
The following streets will be reconstructed with a Full Depth Reclamation (FDR) treatment: (1) Tharp Drive (Camino Pablo to northeast end); (2) Ascot Drive (Ascot Court to 2084 Ascot Drive) and (3) Cr.. Read more

Volunteer Now for Town Committees
Moraga depends on volunteers to serve on all of its Boards, Committees, and Commissions. In 2018, there are still openings on the Design Review Board ( Read more

Online Geographic Information System (GIS)
Town Council authorized the Town Manager to execute a three-year contract with PlaceWorks to create and maintain an online Geographic Information System (GIS) for the Town. The online interactive GIS .. Read more

AFC Review of Unaudited Financial Reports for FY 2017-18
The Audit and Finance Committee (AFC) met on October 25 to review the FY 2017/18 Year-end Unaudited Revenue and Expenditure Report ( Read more

Status of the St. Mary's Road Roundabouts - October 2018
In 2016, The Town was awarded a grant to develop preliminary engineering plans for roundabouts on St. Mary’s Road at the intersections of Rheem Boulevard and Bollinger Canyon Road. Based on comm.. Read more

Swearing in of New MYIC Members for 2018-19
The Town Clerk swore in seven new members of the Moraga Youth Involvement Committee (MYIC), increasing its membership to 19. The Committee serves as an advisory body to the Town Council on youth and t.. Read more

Free Smoke Alarms
Did you know that the American Red Cross responds to assist victims of a house fire every 8 minutes? As a result, Red Cross has begun a campaign to “Sound the Alarm – Save a Life.” T.. Read more

Storm Drain O&M and Cleanwater Programs
The Fiscal Year 2018/19 budget included $245,000 to fund a portion of the needed investment in the Town’s storm drain system. The budget provides funding of $170,000 for the start-up of a storm .. Read more