union pacific railroad

Stay off the tracks, UP says

Walking along railroad tracks can be hazardous, as one pedestrian discovered earlier this month. Luckily, the unidentified Colfax man lived to tell about being hit by a moving trai ...

Fire District asks for help with railroad road closures

The Loomis Fire District has asked for support with emergency response on the west side of town when railroad repair work begins in 2012. Railroad crossings could be closed up to ...

Railroad repairs may force Loomis road closures

Union Pacific track upgrades chugging toward Loomis promise to slow the pace this holiday season. The track renewal project, slated to hit Loomis Dec. 18, could close up to three ...

Meeting tonight on bridge closures

Plans by Caltrans to close Loomis bridges over Interstate 80 for several months will devastate Loomis businesses, a town official said. “Times are tough. This would really hurt ...

Loomis, Rocklin to fight Caltrans

Loomis and Rocklin are getting together and it’s not in a courtroom. Rocklin councilman Peter Hill calls it a “new era” of cooperation and Loomis mayor Gary Liss calls it ...

Loomis Promenade on its way

Here’s a new word to add to the Loomis lexicon: Loomis Promenade. That’s the name the Town of Loomis is giving, for now, to the project it will develop on property it has acqui ...

Loomis council revisits Master Plan Design for downtown

With the recent acquisition of the Union Pacific Railroad land, the Town of Loomis is now revisiting the Master Plan Design guidelines prepared for the town in 1992. Parts of the p ...

Town has a historic home to call its own

The Town of Loomis has closed escrow and now owns a historic building, which will soon become the new town hall. The town is also poised to open an escrow account on property owned ...