News from Moore

  • Moore Police Now Hiring

    Tuesday, November 25, 2014 - 5:00pm

    The Moore Police Department will be holding a written and physical test for the position of police officer on November 25th at 5:00 PM.  Go to the Moore High School field house located at 300 N Eastern (on the east side of the football stadium). Bring a photo ID and $15 for the written test. The physical test will be first and consist of 1 1/2 mile run in 15 min 20 sec. 300 meter sprint in  68 seconds, 15 pushups and 26 sit ups. You do not need to sign up in advance for the test. Read More » about Moore Police Now Hiring

  • Two Propositions to be Decided on November Ballot

    September 17, 2014 - Registered voters in Moore are being asked to decide two separate propositions on the November 4th ballot. The first proposition is for a $15 million general obligation bond for the construction of a four lane bridge on S. 34th Street over Interstate 35.

    Property owners in Moore would see an increase in property taxes for this project. A property that is valued at $125,000 would see an increase of $68.44 in the first year then the amount would gradually decrease to $26.83 by year fifteen.  Read More » about Two Propositions to be Decided on November Ballot

  • Half Cent Sales Tax to be Decided on November 4th

    Registered voters in Moore will have the option of renewing a half cent sales tax on the November 4th ballot.

    The proposition is the renewal of a half cent sales tax that began on April 1, 2011. The proposition would keep the sales tax in place for an additional four years with 80% of the funds being designated for residential street improvements and 20% being used for public safety equipment for Moore Police, Fire, and Emergency Management departments.  Read More » about Half Cent Sales Tax to be Decided on November 4th

  • Senior Center Bean Dinner Fundraiser

    Saturday, November 1, 2014 - 11:00am to 2:00pm

    Beans, Cornbread, Cole Slaw, Dessert & Drinks all for only $4.00 for Adults and $2.00 for Children (under 12).

    Proceeds from the ticket sales to benefit the Moore Council on Aging and Brand Senior Center.

    For more information or purchase of ticket contact the Brand Senior Center @ 799-3130 Read More » about Senior Center Bean Dinner Fundraiser

  • Name the Park - Your Vote Counts!

    The City of Moore is developing a new 51 acre park at 4th and Broadway. The park will include a  53,000 square foot recreation center, an aquatic park, a farmers market/multi-purpose facility, an amphitheater, and a multi-purpose trail. The process to design and develop the park has been an inclusive process with a great deal of citizen input. We are seeking your input again. A stakeholder group made up of Moore citizens have come up with three possible names for the park and three possible names for the two major components, the recreation center and aquatic park. Read More » about Name the Park - Your Vote Counts!

  • Cleveland County Health Department Schedules Flu Vaccine Clinics

    The Cleveland County Health Department announced today its seasonal influenza vaccination clinic schedule for the upcoming flu season. Clinics will begin October 29th. Clinic days and times are as follows:
     
    October 29th  Monday-Friday 8:00am-5:00pm
    The Norman and Moore Health Department’s will be closed for holiday’s on November 11th, November 27th, and November 28th and will not hold flu clinics on those dates.

    Flu vaccine is recommended for everyone 6 months of age and older and will be available for anyone who wants to be protected from influenza. Read More » about Cleveland County Health Department Schedules Flu Vaccine Clinics

  • Survivors in Motion - Digital Storytelling Workshop

    Since last year’s tornados, the OU Writing Center has been working to find a way to put its services to use in the community recovery efforts.  The OU Writing Center’s campus mission is to help students, faculty, and staff with a wide variety of campus-related writing projects.  Beginning last July, the OU Writing Center has been offering three-day digital storytelling workshops to survivors, caregivers, and first responders of the May 2013 tornadoes. Read More » about Survivors in Motion - Digital Storytelling Workshop

  • Private Security Camera Registration Program

    The Moore Police Department would like your help.  We are starting a new program to help us in solving crimes and recover stolen property. Read More » about Private Security Camera Registration Program

  • Veterans Day Ceremony

    Veterans Day Program at Moore Veterans Memorial Park -1900 SE 4th St. on November 11th at 10:00am. Come and show your support to veterans past and present.

    For more information call the American Legion at 794-5446 Read More » about Veterans Day Ceremony

  • America Recycles Day

    Saturday, November 15, 2014 - 8:00am to 4:00pm

    On Saturday, November 15, 2014 the City of Moore will hold our America Recycles Day event at the Recycle Moore Center, located at 400 N. Telephone Rd. At this event citizens will be able to drive thru and drop off recyclable items and our staff will sort and place the items in the appropriate bins.

    This event will include:

    Electronics Recycling, 8 am – 12 pm
    Paper Shredding & Recycling, 8 am – 12 pm
    Tire Recycling, 8 am – 12 pm
    Glass Recycling, 8 am – 4 pm
    Drive-thru Recycling Operations, 8 am – 4 pm Read More » about America Recycles Day