News from Moore

  • 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. 

  • Operation Identification