News from Moore

  • We are StormReady

    The City of Moore was first certified as a StormReady community in 2001, when we were in the first group of cities certified within the NWS-Norman service area.  This 2012 renewal marks our third full certification review.

    StormReady certification is based upon multiple criteria, including:

  • Stop a Running Toilet

    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.

  • Moore Animal Welfare Volunteers

    Are you interested in volunteering your time, talents, or ideas to help animals in Moore? The Moore Animal Shelter is seeking interested citizens to help form a volunteer not for profit animal welfare group.  

    Individuals can register to be on our email list and be notified about special volunteer opportunities. We are in the beginning stages of this process so please be patient with us.  

    Volunteers are asked to dedicate 4 hours a months to shelter activities. Volunteer opportunities will include all or some of the following tasks:

  • Moore Continues to Grow

    The latest numbers from the U.S. Census Bureau ranks Moore 89th in the nation in population increase from 2010-2011. Moore, with an increase of 1,234 people (or 2.1 percent), was the only Oklahoma city included in the burea's national ranking of 100 cities experiencing the most growth (50,000-plus population cities only).

  • Gary Bird Appointed Moore Fire Chief

    June 22, 2012 - Moore’s City Manager, Steve Eddy, has appointed Gary Bird as the Moore Fire Chief, effective June 30, 2012.   Chief Bird fills the position that was vacated by Chief Charles Stephens who will retire on June 29th after 32 years of service with the City of Moore.   

  • Moore Fire Department Rescues Duck Family

    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 ID

    Operation Identification

  • City Council Approves Parks Master Plan

    The Moore City Council approved the Parks Master Plan on February 6th.  The plan gives staff a framework to work within and plans can now be made for implementation.  Funding sources will have to be found for many of the projects but many items are already in the works.  Citizens will see improvements in many city parks and a Championship Disc Golf Course should open in Little River Park by the end of the year.  The master plan is available to view by clicking the link below. 

  • Safe Room Rebate Program Update

    Many of you know that the State has selected their first round of safe room rebate program participants last week.  This has prompted many queries about the status of our Moore program.

    While we here in Moore used the State’s registration process, these are two completely separate programs.

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