News from Moore

  • For questions and concerns regarding flooding on your property, please contact your local Flood Plain Administrator, Ava Beeby 405-793-5054. Please contact Ava to find out what flood risks may be present on your property prior to installing a storm shelter, building a home, and when choosing your “safe place” during a storm event.

    Visit www.Floodsmart.gov for more information regarding Flood Insurance, Risks, and Safety Measures.
     

  • 3-30-2015 3:30pm - The Preliminary Damage Assessment map has been completed and uploaded to the website. File can be found at the bottom of this page.

    Per FEMA/SBA/OEM extensive damage survey over the past two days, the damage assessment is as follows:
    33 homes destroyed
    27 with major damage
    47 with minor damage
    347 affected

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  • Mailed with your monthly water bill, the two-page newsletter offers a quick reference, easy-to-read format informing citizens of the most important and timely City government information. Content is restricted and every effort is made to keep content useful.

  • CrimeReports works with the Moore Police Department to help reduce, prevent and solve crime by enabling officials to easily open and manage a controlled dialog with citizens. You will find an online family of crime fighting tools including a public crime map, alert messaging, anonymous tipping and data analytics.

    To see a public crime map for Moore click here.

  • 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. 

  • 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.

  • 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.

  • Moore has joined Oklahoma City and is implementing 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. 

  • March 2015 Status Report

    Central Park

    • Aquatic Park is under construction - underground work is in progress for pool and pipes.
    • Recreation Center - Framing is being completed on the building.
    • Farmers Market and Amphitheater - under construction

    Buck Thomas Park

  • 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.