News from Moore

  • Install. Inspect. Protect.

    More than 3,000 people die in home fires each year in the United States; most of whom are in homes without a working smoke alarm. To prevent these deaths, the U.S. Fire Administration (USFA), a division of the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) is sponsoring a nationwide Install. Inspect. Protect. Campaign designed to raise awareness about how working, properly installed smoke alarms can lower a person’s chances of dying in a fire. Moore Fire Department is supporting this critical effort to reduce injuries and the loss of life.

  • Forum to Address Tornado Claims & Tax Issues

    Thursday, February 20, 2014 - 6:30pm

    Oklahoma Insurance Commissioner John D. Doak is offering tornado survivors the opportunity to get help with their insurance claim and learn what tax deductions they may be eligible for during a Feb. 20 forum in Moore. The forum will take place at 6:30 p.m. in Rooms A & B of the Moore Public Library, 225 S. Howard Ave.

  • Inspect your Smoke Detectors - Free 9 Volt Batteries

    Time change is right around the corner and it is a great time to check your smoke detector batteries. Most detectors use 9 volt batteries and it is a good practice to replace them annually. 

    If you need batteries for your detectors the Moore Fire Department can help! (while supplies last)  

    Criteria for free 9 volt batteries:

    You own and reside in the home located in the city limits of Moore.

    Rental properties do not meet the criteria.

    Batteries can be picked up at Moore Fire Department Station 1 located behind The Home Depot at 2400 S Fritts Blvd from 8am - 5pm Monday-Friday

  • Burn Ban Information

    Stay up-to-date with the latest Burn Ban information in Oklahoma. 

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  • Planning Commission Meeting Canceled

    Tuesday, September 9, 2014 - 7:00pm

    The regular Moore Planning Commission Meeting scheduled for September 9, 2014 at 7:00 PM in the City Council Chambers, 301 N. Broadway, Moore, Oklahoma, has been canceled due to a lack of agenda items.

     

  • Moore Medical Center Emergency Services Now Open

    December 3, 2013 - Moore Medical Center Emergency Services, a freestanding emergency room, located at the former Moore Medical Center site is now open. The building is a modular or temporary one, but it looks and functions exactly as any other emergency department. It is open 24 hours a day, seven days a week.

  • We Remember

    November 20, 2013 - Today we remember the devastation of May 20th and the loss our community suffered.  Our thoughts and prayers are with the families who lost loved ones.   We also pause to look towards the future and hold out hope that our community will continue to be resilient and steadfast in its recovery. We will build back better and stronger.  #MooreStrong

  • Moore named to "America's Best Small Cities to Move To" List

    November 12, 2013 - In the past year, Movoto Real Estate has ranked cities of all sizes across a variety of criteria—some serious and some decidedly not. Recently, we took a look at the 10 best suburbs in the country, but these were mostly larger cities centered around the 25 biggest metro areas in the nation. For our latest ranking, we’re going smaller in scale and shedding some light on the 10 best small cities in America to move to.

  • Road Projects in Moore

    Update October 31, 2013 - SW 34th remains closed between Arbor Gardens Park and Sendara Lakes Dr. (between Telephone Rd and Santa Fe); this project is progressing and SW 34th should reopen in 2 weeks weather permitting.

  • AND THE WINNER IS... VETERANS MEMORIAL PARK

    September 30, 2013 - This summer, thousands of you got active on behalf of your favorite parks. And thanks to you, Veterans Memorial Park in Moore, Oklahoma won the title of “America’s Favorite Park” with more than 400,000 votes and 16,000 hours of activity.