tree ordinance

Tree ordinance revise goes nowhere

Proposed revisions to the tree ordinance did not find favor with Loomis residents at the Oct. 8 town council meeting. The tree ordinance was a non-voting item for discussion and p ...

New tree fee ordinance up for approval

The Loomis Town Council will have a first look at proposed changes to the Loomis Tree Ordinance at their Tuesday Oct. 8 meeting. The proposed ordinance revisions have been years i ...

Tree Ordinance vital to our green infrastructure

We all know the basics of infrastructure – roads, buildings, utility systems. They are community assets that connect all of us. Green infrastructure is our natural life support ...

Property rights are threatened

People of Loomis need to wake up. Your rights as property owners in the Town of Loomis will be quietly taken away and replaced with fines and penalties if you are not paying attent ...

Tree ordinance not good idea

The Town of Loomis is considering a new tree ordinance that will have an enormous impact on private property rights. Some of the issues worthy of your attention: The ordinance was ...

Council declines to hear appeal on Montserrrat

In a precedent-setting decision, the Loomis Town Council voted 3 to 2 not to hold a hearing for an appeal of the planning commission decision on the Montserrat tree mitigation plan ...

Controversial tree plan approved, appealed

A controversial plan for managing oak woodlands in a private development has stirred things up in Loomis. Loomis planning commissioners recently approved a novel woodland manageme ...