Walt Scherer

Former Loomis mayor recalls 27 years of service

After 27 years of service to the town of Loomis, former councilmember Walt Scherer called it a political career in October and stepped down as mayor. Last month he received a pl ...

Scherer resigns, Ucovich appointed interim mayor

Mayor Walt Scherer officially resigned from Loomis Town Council at the Oct. 8 meeting, marking the end to 27 years of service to the town. Council appointed Councilmember Miguel U ...

Loomis Mayor Scherer to resign from council

In a surprise announcement at the Loomis Town Council meeting, Mayor Walt Scherer said he planned to resign from office to allow a Loomis business owner to serve out his term. Sch ...

Loomis planning commissioner cries foul

A Loomis planning commissioner is crying foul over the mayor’s attempt to oust her. Planning Commissioner Janet Thew has been Mayor Walt Scherer’s appointee to the co ...

Is Scherer trying to fire his planning commissioner?

Loomis Mayor Walt Scherer is accused of proposing changes to the Municipal Code so he can remove his appointed planning commissioner Janet Thew from office without involving the re ...

Citizens threaten Loomis mayor with recall, Wheeler will take council seat

An action and discussion item on the town council meeting agenda on Tuesday drew a crowd of 100 and threats of recall for two council members. Mayor Sandra Calvert, who supported ...

Council to hear appeals at August meeting

While the Loomis council voted not to hear an appeal on the tree plan for Sierra de Montserrat earlier this month, they did vote “yes” to hold hearings at their August meeting ...

Council chops tree fee

Cutting down native oak trees in Loomis has just gotten a little cheaper. The town council, at their May 28 meeting, voted 3 to 2, with council members Walt Scherer and Rhonda M ...