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Loomis names new manager

Loomis’ new town manager considers Loomis a “gem.” “People are down to Earth here. Loomis is like a gem in the middle of metropolis,” said Rick Angelocci, who began as ...

Beck retires from post

Perry Beck retires this week after serving 11 years as Loomis Town Manager. Beck planned for a Sept. 30 retirement, but the town may contract with him on a part-time retired-annui ...

Attorney general looking at Measure A

Loomis term limits is now in the hands of the state attorney general. According to town manager Perry Beck, the attorney general’s office has confirmed receipt of the letter sent ...

Town seeks new legal firm

The town of Loomis is shopping around for a new attorney. According to town manager Perry Beck, the town council authorized the solicitation for proposals for town attorney service ...

Family presents reasons for clearing city property

A Loomis family says they were just protecting their home when they cleared blackberry brush on a portion of town-owned property. “We were protecting not only our home, but the h ...

Agriculture is still a boom to state

Ag is good as gold It doesn’t take a California state Assembly resolution declaring March 23 California Agriculture Day to point out the importance of agriculture in the state, b ...

Term limits issue goes to Gaines

Loomis term limits has taken an unexpected detour along the way to the state attorney general’s office. The Town of Loomis has sent a letter addressing the retroactive issues of ...

Initiative getting costly

Measure A, the term limits initiative, continues to be a controversial and costly issue for the Town of Loomis. Voters approved the term limits initiative on Nov. 2 and also re-ele ...

Town turns to attorney general to resolve term limits

The Loomis Town Council has voted to send a letter to the state attorney general to seek a speedy resolution as to the legality of Measure A. During a public workshop held on Feb. ...

Special meeting on Measure A set for Friday

The process of putting term limits into effect continues when the Loomis Town Council holds a workshop and special meeting at 4 p.m. Friday, Feb. 4, at the Loomis Depot. A closed ...

Manager stresses caution in 2011

Fiscal caution is advised as the Loomis Town Council begins the budgeting process for the up-coming fiscal year, according to Perry Beck, town manager. In a report created by Beck ...

Perry Beck to retire

At last week’s council meeting, Town Manager Perry Beck announced his plan to retire on Sep. 30 after serving at Loomis’ helm for 11 years. Beck, 64, said September will be a g ...

Bid on new park base work OK'd

The first phase of the new Loomis downtown park will soon become a reality. Koch Excavating, Inc., of Penn Valley, presented the lowest bid of $466,910 to complete the base work ...

Expansion of passenger rail service derailed

Jim Holmes has stepped down as chairman of the Capitol Corridor Joint Powers Authority board happy with on-time performance of trains but still seeking a second round trip for the ...

Town settles for $231K

Loomis has settled its lawsuit with the Rocklin Crossings developers for $231,491. Perry Beck, Loomis town manager, said the parties came to an agreement on Sept. 17 and money wil ...