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Election Season

My wife and I have done a fair bit of travel in Colorado over the past month.  Turning on the television in the hotel reminded me of the benefits our family derives from not having a television in the house.  It also reinforced the absurdity of our election process. Juxtaposed with the viewing of election […]

Advertisement for bids – 2.7 MGD Wastewater Treatment Facility

Separate sealed bids will be received by the City of Salida for the construction of a 2.7 MGD Wastewater Treatment Facility. Please note that the City issued an addendum to this request for bids on November 12th to extend the deadline until 2:00 PM on Tuesday, December 9th at which time the sealed bids will … more […]

Pet Vaccination Clinic to be held on November 6

The Salida Police Department is hosting a “Rabies Clinic” as an opportunity for Salida area residents to have their dogs and cats vaccinated at reduced costs. Refreshments will be provided. Please call 539-6880 if you have questions. When:  Saturday, November 6, 2010 from 11:00 am to 3:00 pm Where: Scout Hut – 210 East Sackett, Salida, […]

Fall events at the SteamPlant

An Evening of Movies & Inspiration…tonight from 7-10 p.m. Telluride MountainFilm on Tour and dZi Foundation presents films from the Telluride Mountainfilm festival, featuring outdoor adventure, mountaineering and environmental and social messages. Tickets are $10 and can be purchased at Salida Mountain Sports and the SteamPlant box office. This year the ArtWorks Registry Show, Valley […]

What do I do about my water if I am leaving for the winter?

If you are leaving for the winter, Public Works will come to your residence and turn you water off and on for one time free per year. You also have the option of having them take your meter out and placing it in the bottom of the meter pit. Shutting your water off … more »

Comprehensive Plan Workshop

Mark your calendars and plan to join us on Thursday, October 14th. On this evening there will be a public workshop to discuss the draft Salida Comprehensive Plan and the results of the recent priorities survey. The meeting will begin at 5:30 p.m. at the SteamPlant Ballroom, 220 W. Sackett Ave. Public participation is … more […]

Notice of Budget

Notice is hereby given that a proposed 2011 budget has been submitted to the Salida City Council. A copy of the proposed budget is available for public inspection at City Hall located in the Touber Building at 448 E. 1st Street, Suite 112 in Salida. The proposed budget was presented at the regular … more »

I am leaving for the winter, what can I do to stop my meter from freezing?

The Public Works Department will turn off/turn on your water one time per year for free. If you are leaving for the winter you have the option of turning your water off and having the meter placed in the bottom of the pit. This action will stop your usage fees but not the … more »