Public Works

Water Main Break Hwy 291

Salida, Co – Friday, August 16th, a water main broke at 310 West 1st Street at approximately 10am. 1st Street (Highway 291) is closed between G Street to I Street until approximately 4pm on August 16th. This section of highway will be open temporarily over the weekend. It will be closed starting Monday, August 19th […]

5th Street Rehab Project Begins July 9, 2019

Salida, CO – The City of Salida has contracted with Avalanche Excavating, Inc. to complete road reconstruction of 5th Street between Poncha Blvd and I Street. The contractor plans to initiate construction on July 9th and work is expected to be completed in August. Work will include storm drainage, curb and gutter, sidewalk, and pavement […]

Bids Accepted for the 2019 Asphalt Maintenance Project

The City of Salida will be accepting sealed bids for the 2019 Asphalt Maintenance Project until May 30, 2019 at 9:00 am at the Salida Public Works Department, 340 W. Hwy 291, Salida, CO 81201 at which time they will be opened and publicly read aloud.  Proposals will be acted upon by the Salida City […]

Downtown Street Striping

The Salida Public Works Department will be completing downtown street painting including curb, cross-walk, and parking stall markings. Work is scheduled to begin Monday morning, April 29, 2019 and is expected to take two days to complete. Parking access will be intermittent during this time. For any questions, please contact Public Works at 719-539-6257. more »

2019 Asphalt Maintenance

The City has contracted with Armor ProSeal to complete crack sealing at various locations throughout town beginning April 23, 2019 and continuing for approximately three weeks, weather dependent. Please be cognizant of cones and/or drums and avoid the area while work is underway. No parking notices may be present, however closures are generally less than […]