Public Works

Please report vandalism and other issues with City property

On a recent weekend in Salida when many people were visiting our beautiful city and residents were enjoying the many events in town, City of Salida property was vandalized. This vandalism was discovered by City staff. This incident serves as a reminder that the City would like residents and visitors to report vandalism or other […]

Caldwell Avenue Closure – Monday, September 15th thru Friday, September 19th, 2014

The Public Works Department had closed Caldwell Avenue between Wood Avenue and Park Avenue to install a new fire hydrant and repair water valves. The water will be turned off at a time to be determined for approximately 3 hours and all affected residents will be notified in advance of the turn off.  The road […]

100 Block of N. E Street Closed Tuesday Sept. 9, 2014

The City of Salida Public Works Department will be working to repair a water leak on the 100 Block of N. E Street tomorrow, Tuesday  September 9, 2014, between the hours of 8am to approximately 4pm. We are sorry for any inconvenience this may cause and will have the street re-opened as soon as possible.

Advertisement for Bids: Salida-Poncha Manhole Project

Sealed BIDS for construction of the Salida-Poncha Manhole project will be received at the City Public Works Building 340 W Highway 291, Salida, CO 81201 until 10:00 AM September 22 2014 at which time they will be publicly opened and read. This project is to raise the rims of 28 existing sanitary sewer manholes adjacent […]

Advertisement for Bids: Caldwell Avenue Reconstruction Project

Sealed BIDS for construction of the Caldwell Avenue reconstruction project will be received at the City Public Works Building located at 340 W Highway 291, Salida, CO 81201 until 10:00 AM September 22, 2014 at which time they will be publicly opened and read. This includes new pavement, concrete valley plan and drainage improvement on […]

3rd Street between H and I closed Tuesday, August 26 – Thursday, August 28

Y&K Excavation, Inc. will be installing storm drains across 3rd Street related to the H Street reconstruction project. Accordingly, 3rd Street between H and I Streets will be closed to accommodate the installation of the storm drain Tuesday, August 26 through Thursday, August 28. Y&K anticipates that the street will re-open on Friday, August 29. Businesses […]

8th and H Street Intersection closed Wednesday, August 20 – Friday, August 22

Y&K Excavation, Inc. has been installing water main lines and storm drains on H Street from 7th Street through 8th Street this week related to the H Street reconstruction project. Accordingly, the intersection of 8th and H Street will be closed to accommodate the installation of the water main and storm drain Wednesday, August 20 […]

7th Street from G to I Streets will be closed Friday, August 15

Y&K Excavation, Inc. has been installing storm drains on H Street from 6th to 8th Street this week related to the H Street reconstruction project. Accordingly, 7th Street from G to I Streets will be closed to accommodate the installation of the storm drain on Friday, August 15. Y&K anticipates that the street will re-open […]

City of Salida will offer self-cleaning area for portable toilets effective August 15th

Effective August 15th, the Salida Wastewater Treatment Plant will no longer provide cleaning of portable toilets. As an alternative, the plant will offer a designated area for the public to self-clean the toilets. This service is offered to provide a clean, sanitary location for private and commercial rafters to dispose of human waste and clean […]

H Street Reconstruction Update August 5-10, 2014

Y&K Excavation, Inc. will be installing water service lines from 6th to 8th Street on H Street this week (August 5-10, 2014). Temporary water shut offs are necessary as the houses are tied to the new line. Notification for water shut offs will be given in person (via the front door of the property) prior […]