Reports and Plans

Public reports and plans produced by the City of Salida or contractors.

2014 Drinking Water Quality Report for Calendar Year 2013
2016 Drinking Water Quality Report for Calendar Year 2015
Audit Report – 2007
Audit Report – 2008

Audited Financial Statements for the year ended December 31, 2008.

Audit Report – 2009

Annual Report of the city’s audited financial statements, management’s discussion and analysis of the financial statements and supplemental information.

Audit Report – 2010
Audit Report – 2011
Budget – 2010

The 2010 budget package as approved by council November 3, 2009.

Budget – 2011
Budget – 2012
Budget – 2013
Centennial Park Plan
Chaffee County Fire Services Study conducted by Emergency Services Consulting, Inc.
Downtown Design Guidelines
Downtown Salida Colorado, Historic Buildings Survey, 2001-02
Drinking Water Consumer Confidence Report for 2009

The Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment has provided Salida with a Source Water Assessment Report for our water supply.

Drinking Water Consumer Confidence Report for 2010
Drinking Water Consumer Confidence Report for 2011
Employee Pay Plan Overview Presentation Dec 2008
EnergyNow-Complete Report

The Chaffee County Energy Plan, energynow has been completed. Following direction from the Steering Committee, the plan was presented and unanimously adopted through resolution by the Chaffee County Commissioners on February 9, 2010, the Town of Buena Vista Trustees on February 23, 2010, the Town of Poncha Springs Trustees on March 8, 2010 and the City of Salida on May 4, 2010.

Geothermal Energy in the Heart of the Rockies – 2009
Geothermal Energy Potential in Chaffee County, CO – 1980
Highway Corridor Improvement Plan

This plan identifies details about required improvements along the Highway 50 Corridor as well as information about the wayfinding design and gateway concepts.

Historic Downtown Improvement and Economic Sustainability Plan

This document identifies policies, strategies and action items to help implement the vision for downtown.

Housing Needs Assessment 2007

This report was prepared by Economic & Planning Systems to evaluate the housing needs throughout the County.

Magnetotelluric Testing at Poncha Hot Springs Site
Poncha Hot Springs Thermal Gradient Study – 2011
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Preliminary Engineering Report – Addendum, February 2010
Preliminary Engineering Report – Wastewater Treatment Plant Upgrade
Sacketts Addition Design Requirements and Recommendations
Salida Colorado, Historic Buildings Survey, 2005-06
Salida Colorado, Historic Buildings Survey, 2006-07
Salida Regional Transportation Plan – Section 1
Salida Regional Transportation Plan – Section 2
Salida WWTF Expansion Environmental Report May 2010

This environmental report was submitted by the City of Salida to the USDA in connection with a request for financial assistance through a Rural Development loan and grant program. As required by the National Environmental Policy Act and agency regulations, the Rural Utilities Service has prepared an Environmental Assessment that evaluated the potential environmental effects and consequences of the proposal based on this report. It is available for public comment through July 2, 2010.

Strategic Housing Plan

This plan identifies strategies and goals for addressing the growing need for affordable housing for Salida’s working residents and seniors.

Wastewater Rate Study May 2009
Wastewater Rate Study, May 2009
Water Conservation Plan 2008

The City seeks to be a steward of its natural resources and to preserve water in the region for future generations. To meet this water conservation challenge, Salida developed a Water Conservation Plan in accordance with the Water Conservation Act of 2004 and to meet the provisions of Colorado Revised Status Section 37-60-126.

Water Rate study revised 3-11-11