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.

Town Council Committee Appointments
Town Council approved the appointment of the Town Council representatives to the 2020 Committees, Commissions and Boards. See the entire list of appointments on the Town’s website (https://towno.. Read more

2020 Census Jobs
The U.S. Census Bureau is recruiting to fill temporary positions to assist with the 2020 Census count. This is a great opportunity to become more involved and to help shape the community’s futur.. Read more

Tree Removal at Canyon Road Bridge January 13-31, 2020
The Canyon Road Bridge Replacement Project is scheduled to begin this spring. To clear the construction site right-of-way and make way for the new alignment, Julian Tree Care was contracted to perform.. Read more

Accounting Technician Position – January 2020
To enable the Town to complete ongoing accounting functions in a timely manner, the Council approved the creation of a part-time Accounting Technician position. The Accounting Technician will provide .. Read more

Call for Photo Submissions – January 2020
Do you love Moraga? Do you have photos that represent the vibrancy and scenic beauty of Moraga? The Town is launching a new website in spring 2020 and is seeking high resolution photos to be featured .. Read more

Prop 68 Per Capita Grant Funds – January 2020
Town Council authorized staff to apply for a $200,000 one-time grant from the State of California Department of Parks and Recreation. The grant requires a 20% funding match. Grant funds would be used .. Read more

Solid Waste and Recycling Rates for 2020
Town Council received an update on the proposed Solid Waste and Recycling Rates for 2020 and voted unanimously to support the Town’s board representatives’ recommendation for an 8.75% rate.. Read more

Welcome Mio Mendez, Assistant Planner – January 2020
Mio Mendez has recently joined Moraga as the new Assistant Planner. Mio will be filling a crucial position supporting the Town's planning efforts and goals. Mio is a graduate of California Polytechnic.. Read more

Thefts and Burglaries on the Rise - January 2020
Moraga Police (MPD) have seen an increase in thefts and burglaries reported in the Town. Officers have increased patrols and have stopped individuals prowling at night. Cars and residences should be k.. Read more

Siteworks Construction Contract - 398 Rheem Boulevard - January 2020
Town Council adopted a resolution approving a construction budget for nuisance abatement of the sinkhole at 398 Rheem Boulevard (Moraga Star Gas station). The property owner was issued a Notice and Or.. Read more

Bidding Procedures Revised - January 2020
Town Council introduced an Ordinance amending the Moraga Municipal Code, last amended in 2011, to increase the Moraga’s informal bidding threshold for goods and services from $15,001 to $50,001... Read more

2019 California Building Code Adopted - January 2020
The Town Council adopted an Ordinance to adopt the 2019 California Building Standards Code (Building Code), including amendments to address local climatic, geological or topographical conditions. The .. Read more

Chase Bank Street Lighting Assessment District - January 2020
The Town Council determined the lack of a majority protest and confirmed the engineer’s report and the annexation of Chase Bank into the Lighting Assessment District. Chase Bank will install two.. Read more

Proclamation for 2019 Girls' and Boys' Vasity Cross Country Teams
Town Council presented the members of the Campolindo High School Girls’ and Boys’ Varsity Cross Country Teams with a proclamation honoring their athletic accomplishments during the 2019 se.. Read more

Self-Service Sandbags – December 2019/January 2020
Self-service sand bags are available at no charge at the Commons Park parking lot, 1425 St. Mary’s Road. Sand, bags, and a shovel are provided for Moraga residents. Please take only what you nee.. Read more

Winter / Spring 2020 Activity Guide
The Parks and Recreation Department has released the Winter/Spring Activity Guide. Check out the latest edition to see what Moraga Rec has in store for 2020. Registration for classes and events is now.. Read more

Maintain Your Drains
The Town’s maintenance crews have removed accumulated debris, such as fallen leaves, branches, and sediment, from all publicly maintained storm drain inlets to minimize localized flooding. Priva.. Read more

How Should the Town Spend Your Money? – December 2019
Please take a moment to learn about the results of the three unfunded needs studies and provide input regarding your priorities. The studies were performed because the Town has insufficient funds to p.. Read more

Thank You Mayor Wykle – December 2019
Outgoing Mayor Roger Wykle gave a 2019 Year in Review (https://townofmoraga.worldsecuresystems.com/council/meetings/2019/121119/PowerPoint for 11. D..pdf) presentation. It was a productive year and he.. Read more

Council Elects New Mayor and Vice Mayor for 2020
At the December 11, 2019 meeting, the Town Council conducted their annual reorganization. The Council elected Kymberleigh Korpus Mayor for 2020 and Mike McCluer Vice Mayor... Read more