News from Moore

  • The City of Moore is pleased to announce a partnership with Service Line Warranties of America (SLWA) to offer the National League of Cities (NLC) Service Line Warranty Program to homeowners. The NLC Service Line Warranty Program offers voluntary warranty protection at an affordable price for water lines in the event of a failure.  

  • On Friday afternoon, July 26, 2013, the Indian Hills Road Bridge over Interstate 35 was closed to through traffic due to the discovery of a hole in the bridge deck and the subsequent hazard to traffic both above the bridge as well as traffic below the bridge on I-35. Since that time, Norman city staff has worked closely with staff and consultants with the Oklahoma Department of Transportation to determine the best permanent solution to the current problems with the bridge deck.

  • Are you looking for a way to help others? Serve Moore is looking for volunteers to help with disaster relief and renewal projects.   If you would like to volunteer or need volunteer help please visit www.servemoore.com and submit a request. 

    You can also visit SERVE MOORE Headquarters at 224 S. Chestnut Ave.  Volunteer organizers will assist you or your group with volunteer opportunities. 

  • On March 18, 2013, the Moore City Council passed Ordinance No. 743(13) that adopted more stringent requirements for accessory buildings in residential zoning districts.

  • The Recycle Moore Center now accepts the following battery types for recycling during manned drop off hours. 

    Rechargeable Batteries (weighing less than 11 lbs/ 5 kg each):

    • Nickel Cadmium (Ni-Cd )
    • Nickel Metal Hydride (Ni-MH)
    • Lithium Ion (Li-Ion)
    • Nickel Zinc (Ni-Zn)
    • Small Sealed Lead (SSLA/Pb)

     We do not accept wet-cell batteries.

  • On November 8, 2016, voters approved the renewal of a temporary ¼ cent sales tax. The extension of the sales tax shall be limited to a period of four (4) years, commencing April 1, 2017, and ending March 31, 2021. All revenues and proceeds from the ¼ cent sales tax shall be used for existing parks and recreation facilities and a fire station and training facility.

    The sales tax in Moore, charged on purchases, will be 8.5%. Of this amount the city receives 3.75%, the state 4.5% and Cleveland County .25%. If you have questions about sales tax, please call the Moore City Clerk’s Office at (405) 793-5020. 

  • Shape Your Future encourages Oklahoma residents to eat better, move more and be tobacco free.


    Eat Better

    Fill half your plate with fruits and vegetables
    Fresh, frozen or canned - fruits and veggies power you up

    Move More

    "Get Your 30" - 30 minutes of moderate to vigorous activity daily
    This can be walking, vacuuming, gardening, playing basketball, etc.
    Can be in three, 10 minute sets of time - just get your heart rate up!

    Be Tobacco Free

  • MONEY magazine’s 2012 list of the 100 “Best Places to Live” in America was announced and Moore, Oklahoma ranked #77. The other Oklahoma cities listed among the top 100 on MONEY’s list include Broken Arrow, Edmond and Norman.

  • A "running" toilet can waste two gallons of water per minute. A silent leak can waste up to 7,000 gallons of water per month.

  • On Sunday May 20th the Moore Fire Department jumped into action to save a family of Ducks from a storm drain near Furrs Fresh Buffet.  Click on the link below to see a series of photographs from the event.