City of Salida Mourns the Passing of City Clerk Sonia Walter

It is with deep sadness and a heavy heart that we have learned of the sudden passing of our City Clerk, Sonia Walter, on Sunday, January 5, 2020. Sonia worked for the City of Salida for the last two years and was a beloved and active resident of our Salida community.

“Sonia’s death leaves a huge hole in our organization and she will be greatly missed. We extend our heartfelt condolences to her husband Steve and their family and friends and mourn alongside everyone that knew and loved her,” said Mayor P.T. Wood. “We are devastated by the loss of our dear friend and colleague,” added Drew Nelson, City Administrator. “Sonia was a shining light of happiness and joy, and her positive impact on Salida cannot be overstated.”

The City of Salida appreciates your understanding as some operations will be impacted in this time of transition and loss. The City will strive to keep the community informed as details about changes to our operations become available.