News from Moore

  • September is National Preparedness Month

    This National Preparedness Month Be Disaster Aware, Take Action to Prepare.

    The Ready Campaign established four universal building blocks of emergency preparedness: Be informed, Make a Plan, Build a Kit, and Get Involved. America’s PrepareAthon! builds on this foundation by encouraging millions of Americans to focus on a simple, specific activity that will increase preparedness. Read More » about September is National Preparedness Month

  • Old Town Moore Big Wheel Nationals

    Saturday, September 20, 2014 - 4:30pm

    Join the Old Town Moore Association, Moore Parks and Recreation and area businesses for the Old Town Moore Big Wheel Nationals!  The Old Town Association is looking for businesses in Moore to sponsor and decorate a Big Wheel so area children can race them on September 20th.   Read More » about Old Town Moore Big Wheel Nationals

  • CDBG Commitee Meeting

    Wednesday, September 3, 2014 - 5:30pm

    The City of Moore has received an additional funding of $25.9 million for the Community Development Block Grant Disaster Recovery (CDBG-DR) program from the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD).  CDBG-DR funds support a broad range of community projects to address unmet long term recovery needs in the 2013 disaster area.  The City of Moore is seeking citizen input for eligible activities for these funds. Read More » about CDBG Commitee Meeting

  • Traffic Impact Study for 19th Street

    Traffic Engineering Consultants, Inc. (TEC) was asked by the City of Moore to update a traffic study completed in 2008. Major development has and is occurring in an area both north and south of SW 19th Street. The recent tornado, while destructive, afforded the opportunity for additional redevelopment. The update to the 2008 study includes an expanded study area and a more detailed analysis of the traffic impacts of additional development to the roadway system. Read More » about Traffic Impact Study for 19th Street

  • Odd-Even Watering Measure in Effect

    Moore is joining Oklahoma City and has implemented Progressive Water Conservation Stages. Mandatory odd/even watering (Stage 1) is now permanently in effect. If the drought worsens, additional conservation measures will take effect. To Learn More click here.  Read More » about Odd-Even Watering Measure in Effect

  • Moore Police Now Hiring

    Wednesday, September 10, 2014 - 5:00pm

    The Moore Police Department will be holding a written and physical test for the position of police officer on September 10 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

  • Volunteers Needed for Little River Park Trail of Fears

    Moore Parks and Recreation Department is looking for volunteers to help us with The Little River Park Trail of Fears.  If you are energetic and looking for some fun, then bring your best scare tactics to our Trail of Fears.  You must be 18 years of age.  For more information please call Chris Villani at 793-5090 or e-mail at cvillani@cityofmoore.com Read More » about Volunteers Needed for Little River Park Trail of Fears

  • City Bids

    The City of Moore accepts bids/quotes for various services and products. A completed bid must have a W-9 signed by the bidding company. Open bid items are shown below.

    Please contact the City's purchasing agent, Carol Folsom at 793-5023 with questions. Read More » about City Bids

  • Parks Improvement Projects

    August 2014 Status Report 

    Veterans Park

    • Pavilion completed. Patrons can now rent pavilion (6 tables under pavilion)

    Little River Park

    • Playground is completed (opened week of July 28th)

    Buck Thomas Park

    • Tennis Court project was bid and approved by City Council
    • The 4 new courts will replace the ones at Fairmoore Park. 
    • Construction should start in early September with an anticipated completion date in late Fall (weather permitting)

    Central Park

    • Water and sewer lines are being installed on property
    • Site work is still ongoing
    • Work has started on the access drives and parking lots on the property
  • Moore Water Conservation and Rationing Information

    WATER CONSERVATION MEASURES

    Watering schedules are now in place.

    Oklahoma City, Moore and surrounding communities have implemented Progressive Water Conservation Stages. Mandatory odd/even watering (Stage 1) is now permanently in effect. If the drought worsens, additional conservation measures will take effect.

    How does odd/even watering work? It's simple. Read More » about Moore Water Conservation and Rationing Information