News from Moore

  • Central Park Plans Revealed and Groundbreaking


    On December 11, 2013 the design team from Oklahoma based TAP Architecture unveiled the designs for the new Moore Recreation Center and Aquatic Facility that will be located at a new park located along Broadway Ave in the heart of Moore.  


    Ground was broken at a public ceremony on May 9, 2014.  Read More » about Central Park Plans Revealed and Groundbreaking

  • May 2013 Tornadoes and Floods Disaster Recovery Report: One Year Update

    United Way of Central Oklahoma is compelled to support disaster response and recovery efforts as part of our Community Preparedness focus area. The donors who contributed to United Way’s annual fall campaign allowed our Partner Agencies to be prepared to immediately respond and meet the needs of those affected by the May 2013 tornadoes and floods.United Way Partner Agencies were on the front lines when the May storms struck central Oklahoma and will continue to participate in the long term recovery efforts meeting the needs of disaster survivors. Read More » about May 2013 Tornadoes and Floods Disaster Recovery Report: One Year Update

  • City Adopts New Building Codes, First in the Nation

    MOORE, Okla (March 17, 2014). – Homeowners in Moore will have a better chance against the fury of Mother Nature thanks to the City’s adoption of new residential building codes. The Moore City Council voted unanimously Monday night to adopt the new codes based on research and proven engineering technology proposed by civil engineers Chris Ramseyer and Lisa Holliday. The new building codes mark the City of Moore as the first city in the nation to adopt building codes that focus on the tornadic impact on homes. Read More » about City Adopts New Building Codes, First in the Nation

  • Shelter Moore Rebate Award Confirmation

    On Thursday April 10th, the ShelterMoore rebate program applications were randomly selected for awarding of the $2,500 saferoom rebate from funds provided by the American Red Cross.

    If you were not selected for the program at this time, you be reconsidered should someone that is approved drop out (someone drops out, we’ll pick the next one up in line).

    All those in the drawing will likely receive an email with their number and further information.  Those selected will also receive a letter in the next week or two with instructions and forms. Read More » about Shelter Moore Rebate Award Confirmation

  • Adopt-a-Park

    What is Adopt-a-Park?
    Our program that allows individuals, businesses, or groups to take a proactive role in the beautification of local parks. Read More » about Adopt-a-Park

  • NRHS Announces Regional Community Health Needs Survey

    Norman Regional Health System announces a plan to conduct a community health needs survey for the regional communities it serves. The survey is the first step in a comprehensive assessment of the health needs of the individuals living in the Health System’s service area. The results of the survey and the overall assessment will provide guidance to address identified health care needs and in the development of wellness and prevention programs.

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  • ShelterMoore Storm Shelter Rebate Program

    4-10-2014 Update  - On Thursday April 10th, the ShelterMoore rebate program applications were randomly selected for awarding of the $2,500 saferoom rebate from funds provided by the American Red Cross.

    All those in the drawing will likely receive an email with their number and further information.  Those selected will also receive a letter with instructions and forms.

    Read More » about ShelterMoore Storm Shelter Rebate Program

  • Tornado Recovery

    Due to the widespread devastation from the May 20, 2013 tornado, the U.S. Housing and Urban Development (HUD) awarded $52.2 million to help with the recovery of the City of Moore through the Community Development Block Grant Disaster Recovery (CDBG-DR) Program. The CDBG-DR program is designed to support long-term disaster recovery efforts in areas with the greatest extent of ‘unmet need.’ CDBG-DR grants are intended to address housing, business and infrastructure needs beyond those met by other forms of public and private assistance. Read More » about Tornado Recovery

  • Parks and Recreation Department Activity Guide

    Check out the new 2014 Fall/Winter Activity Guide. It has all the information you will need for Parks and Recreation Department programs.  
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  • CDBG Public Service Grant Application

    We are pleased to announce that the 2014 City of Moore CDBG (Community Development Block Grant) Applications are now available. You must submit the original and eight (8) copies by Monday March 17, 2014 by 5:00 P.M. to the City of Moore Community Development Department. Applications can be hand delivered or mailed to 301 N. Broadway, Moore, OK 73160, Attn: Mr. Jared Jakubowski.

    We would also encourage you to attend an Application Workshop on February 26, 2014 at 5:30 pm in the City Council Chambers of the Moore City Hall. This is a great opportunity to get your questions answered!

    You can find the Application and Application Instruction Packet on our website at the following address:

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