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One week from today, Salida Creative District hosts Creative Monday

One week from today, Salida Creative District hosts Creative Monday

The Salida Creative District will host a Creative Monday in one week, on May 5, 2014 from 6:00 – 7:30 p.m. at the SteamPlant, 220 W. Sackett Ave. The Creative Monday focuses on funding ideas and creative relationship building. This will be the last … more »

Pool Cleaning Closure and Recreation Events

Salida Hot Springs Pool closed May 5 to May 10 Spring cleaning is going to be in full swing at the Salida Hot Springs pool from Monday, May 5 until Saturday, May 10. The pool is closed twice each year to ensure a proper deep cleaning and to make necessary repairs. During this week, we […]

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 »

Earth Day Party at Riverside Park tomorrow

Earth Day Party at Riverside Park tomorrow

While every day is a day to celebrate the planet we call home and consider our impact on Earth, tomorrow, April 19, the City of Salida, Salida Recreation, Arkansas Headwaters Recreation Area (AHRA), and the Greater Arkansas River Nature Association (GARNA) will host an … more »

Help Salida kickoff its Energy Focus Plan at the Earth Day Party April 19!

The City of Salida Energy Focus plan will kickoff at the Earth Day Party Saturday, April 19, 2014, which is 11:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. at Riverside Park. The kickoff for the Energy Focus plan will feature giveaways from Xcel Energy and Atmos Energy, the local energy companies that serve Salida. Atmos Energy will be […]

Update: H Street Electric Works

Xcel has 8th Street from G to H St closed for electric line relocation for the upcoming H Street rehabilitation project.  The street is anticipated to reopen today.  More street closure may follow later today.  If this happens, Public Works will alert the public to the best of our abilities. Xcel will be going all the […]

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 […]

Arts and Recreation Department Created

The Salida SteamPlant and Hot Springs Pool/Recreation Departments have merged to create the Arts and Recreation Department. Theresa Casey, formerly Recreation Manager, will head the department as Arts and Recreation Director with the support of Michael Varnum and the SteamPlant and Recreation staffs. Dara MacDonald, City Administrator, said she is pleased to make the announcement. […]

Updated: H Street Closure Begins April 7 for Electric Line Work

Xcel Energy will close H Street Monday, April 7th beginning at 3rd street and proceeding south to relocate electric lines in advance preparation for the H Street Project. This work is expected to take approximately two weeks. Xcel is not anticipating any electrical outages due to the project.  When the closure of the intersection at […]

Sidewalk reconstruction starting today

The City of Salida, in cooperation with Y&K Excavation, will be proceeding with the removal of hazardous sidewalks around Salida starting at 10th and G St and working north. Work is set to begin on March 26, 2014. After the concrete has been removed, the contractor will be placing gravel fines down.  We appreciate your […]