News from Moore

  • Road Closing Reminder

    Beginning Tuesday, January 20th, Telephone Road will be closed from NW 5th Street to south of the entrance to Fairmoore Park.  It will remain closed for approximately 60 days as the bridge box is torn out and reconstructed.

  • City Council Approves Name for Park

    The Moore City Council approved the name for the new park being built at 4th and Broadway.  The park will be called Dr. Curtis Berry Central Park.   The recreation and aquatic facilities will be call The Station at Central Park.  

    The names for the park and facilities were the top vote receivers during an online citizen voting process that took place in October 2014.

  • Financial Education Programs


    The Moore Parks and Recreation Department has teamed up with Edward Jones for educational finance programs in 2015. Check out the list of programs and visit www.cityofmoore.com/fun to sign up for a spot in class.   
     
    Education Planning and 401 Plans
    When:  Thursday August 27th
    Time:  6:00pm
    Where:  Moore Community Center
    Cost:  Free
    Instructor:  – Joe W. Banks, Financial Advisor for Edward Jones

  • Half Cent Sales Tax to be Decided on November 4th

    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. 

  • Haunt Old Town

    Saturday, October 31, 2015 - 4:00pm to 7:00pm

    Haunt Old Town is a night of free family activities in Old Town Moore, for safe trick or treating and Halloween Fun. The streets will be shut down in the Old Town area for parents and kids walking in the Old Town area.   Some of the activities will be:  Clowns; Face Painting; Candy; Inflatable's ; Extreme Animals; Music; Pumpkin Decorating;  and safe trick or treating in the streets!  Bring your whole family down to Old Town Moore. 

    This event will happen RAIN OR SHINE

     

  • Little River Park presents Nightmare on 4th Street

    Saturday, October 24, 2015 - 8:00pm to 11:00pm

    Nightmare on 4th Street – Volunteers Needed:  

    If you are energetic and looking for some fun, then bring your best scare tactics to our Haunted Trail.  You must be at least 18 years of age.  Call 793-5090 and ask for Chris for more information.

    Nightmare on 4th Street is Moore’s outdoor haunted attraction.  When the night falls, these woods turn into a 1/3 of a mile winding haunted trail with creatures lurking around every corner. 

    This event is designed for adults and children ages 12 and older.  Children 11 years old or younger must be accompanied by an adult.

  • 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.

  • Sewer Problems?

    CALL AHEAD!!!! Call us 24 hours a day at 793-5080 whenever you have signs of a developing backup. We’re on duty around the clock; working together, we can prevent most sewer backups. Signs of blockage include:

    •Slow Draining Sinks
    •Wastewater back flow
    •Continuous Sewage Smell

    If there’s a problem with the City line, we should be able to fix it before sewage backs up into your house. If your private line is blocked, we’ll tell you so you can get it fixed.

  • Moore Police Press Conference 9-26-2014

    The Moore Police Department held a press conference on 9-26-2014 at 10:00 am to discuss the incident at Vaughan Foods on 9-25-2014.  Below you will find a link to the full press conference video and statement that was released to the media. 

    Full Video to Press Conference 

  • Old Town Moore Big Wheel Nationals

    Saturday, September 19, 2015 - 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 19th.