Community Development

Salida Receives GOCO Grant for Salida River Trail

Salida Receives GOCO Grant for Salida River Trail

    The City of Salida received a $489,614 Great Outdoors Colorado (GOCO) Path to Parks Grant to help fund the Salida River Trail Project. The grant, applied for in March by former Community Development Director Michael Yerman … more »

CDOT to Present Hwy 50 Recommendations

The Colorado Department of Transportation (CDOT) will present recommendations on how to reduce speeds on US Hwy 50 Monday, June 16 at 6:00 p.m. in City Council Chambers. This meeting was previously scheduled for June 17 at 6:00 p.m.

New Faces at the City

New Faces at the City

The City of Salida is pleased to welcome Dan Osborn as the newly hired Community Development Director. Osborn’s first day will be Monday, June 9th. Osborn has been the Senior Planner for the County of Los Alamos, New Mexico since October 2012 and responsible for project management for land use planning issues including rezoning, … more […]

Your input is needed! Please take the Hwy 50 survey

Your input is needed! Please take the Hwy 50 survey

  The Colorado Department of Transportation (CDOT) and the City of Salida need citizens’ input to help create an updated vision and define the future of U.S. 50. Please fill out this survey at https://www.surveymonkey.com/s/US50Salida by 5:00 p.m. May 2nd. Survey results and possible recommendations … more »

Public Meetings on Sidewalk Planning and Hwy 50

Mark your calendars for Tuesday April 8th and Thursday April 10th at 6pm at the SteamPlant for two public meetings to discuss the future location of sidewalks in the City and ideas for a possible “Road Diet” on US Hwy 50. Tuesday’s meeting on the 8th will be an interactive meeting to set short and […]

Marvin Park Boat Ramp Dropped From GOCO Salida River Trail Proposal

On February 3, 2014, a public meeting was held on the proposed Salida River Trail project. Overall, the public at large supported the concept and trail project.  Staff from several different agencies including the City of Salida, Chaffee County, Arkansas Headwater Recreation Area, and Colorado Parks and Wildlife answered questions and took public comment on […]

Salida River Trail Project Meeting 02-03-2014

The City of Salida invites you to a public meeting February 3, 2014 at 6:00 pm at the Salida SteamPlant to discuss the Salida River Trail project and Great Outdoors Colorado (“GOCO”) Paths to Parks grant.  The City was selected as a finalist for the Path to Parks Grant Cycle for the construction of the […]

Wayfinding Project

The City of Salida invites all interested, qualified persons or firms capable of providing the required products, to submit bids for the Design and Fabrication of Wayfinding Signage.  The City of Salida is considering the selection of a sign fabricator for the implementation of wayfinding signs within City limits over the next 3-5 fiscal years.  […]

UP Signs Lease for New Parking Lot

UP Signs Lease for New Parking Lot

The parking lot on Union Pacific Railroad property at the end of F Street is expected to be open for use by Memorial Day weekend, May 25. City staff received the signed lease April 15 from Union Pacific (UP) officials. Approximately 60 parking spaces will be available, including four to five over-sized lots. Planned improvements […]

Salida Comprehensive Plan Meeting

Mark your calendars, and plan to join us on Tuesday, March 12th for a public workshop to discuss the draft Salida Comprehensive Plan.  The meeting will begin at 6:00 p.m. at the SteamPlant Ballroom, 220 W. Sackett Ave. Public participation is of the utmost importance as we finalize the comprehensive plan.  The Planning Commission has […]

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