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Celebrate National Bike to Work Month

By Maggie Mudoch, Salida Recreation Supervisor My little boy will be 2 in June. A few months ago, he started what I hope will become a life-long love affair with a two-wheeler. “Hopper” was handed down to my son by his older cousins, who, at the ages of 5 and 3, are already ripping up […]

Mayor Jim Dickson & City thank all who helped with CCI Summit

I would like to thank all who participated in the 3rd Annual Colorado Creative Industries (CCI) Summit that was held last week, May 1-2 in Salida. It was a great accomplishment and I truly appreciate everyone who made it such a successful event. I would especially like to thank the entire staff at the SteamPlant […]

RV/Camper Dump Station Closure

The RV/camper dump station located behind the Chamber of Commerce at 406 W Hwy 50 is closed permanently effective immediately. Anyone needing to dispose of waste from recreational vehicles can go to the Wastewater Treatment Facility at 6608 County Road 102.  Upon arrival please call the number posted on the gate for entry into the […]

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 […]