Public Works

Boat ramp restrooms have reopened

The boat ramp public restrooms at the end of G & Sackett (at the end of the parking lot located next to the SteamPlant) have reopened following the repair of a water line to the bathroom. Thank you for your patience during the closure. more »

Boat ramp restrooms closed due to water line break until further notice

The boat ramp public restrooms at the end of G & Sackett (at the end of the parking lot located next to the SteamPlant) are closed today until further notice. Due to the severity of the water line break the repairs will be finished at the end of next week at the earliest. We will […]

Advertisement for Bid: Fall 2014 Tree Removal

Sealed BIDS for Fall 2014 Tree Removal project will be received at the City Public Works Building 340 W. Highway 291, Salida, CO 81201 until 2:00 p.m. October 15, 2014 at which time they will be publicly opened and read. Proposals will be acted upon by the Salida City Council at their next scheduled meeting following this date. […]

Please report vandalism and other issues with City property

On a recent weekend in Salida when many people were visiting our beautiful city and residents were enjoying the many events in town, City of Salida property was vandalized. This vandalism was discovered by City staff. This incident serves as a reminder that the City would like residents and visitors to report vandalism or other […]

Caldwell Avenue Closure – Monday, September 15th thru Friday, September 19th, 2014

The Public Works Department had closed Caldwell Avenue between Wood Avenue and Park Avenue to install a new fire hydrant and repair water valves. The water will be turned off at a time to be determined for approximately 3 hours and all affected residents will be notified in advance of the turn off.  The road […]

100 Block of N. E Street Closed Tuesday Sept. 9, 2014

The City of Salida Public Works Department will be working to repair a water leak on the 100 Block of N. E Street tomorrow, Tuesday  September 9, 2014, between the hours of 8am to approximately 4pm. We are sorry for any inconvenience this may cause and will have the street re-opened as soon as possible.

Advertisement for Bids: Salida-Poncha Manhole Project

Sealed BIDS for construction of the Salida-Poncha Manhole project will be received at the City Public Works Building 340 W Highway 291, Salida, CO 81201 until 10:00 AM September 22 2014 at which time they will be publicly opened and read. This project is to raise the rims of 28 existing sanitary sewer manholes adjacent […]

Advertisement for Bids: Caldwell Avenue Reconstruction Project

Sealed BIDS for construction of the Caldwell Avenue reconstruction project will be received at the City Public Works Building located at 340 W Highway 291, Salida, CO 81201 until 10:00 AM September 22, 2014 at which time they will be publicly opened and read. This includes new pavement, concrete valley plan and drainage improvement on […]

3rd Street between H and I closed Tuesday, August 26 – Thursday, August 28

Y&K Excavation, Inc. will be installing storm drains across 3rd Street related to the H Street reconstruction project. Accordingly, 3rd Street between H and I Streets will be closed to accommodate the installation of the storm drain Tuesday, August 26 through Thursday, August 28. Y&K anticipates that the street will re-open on Friday, August 29. Businesses […]

8th and H Street Intersection closed Wednesday, August 20 – Friday, August 22

Y&K Excavation, Inc. has been installing water main lines and storm drains on H Street from 7th Street through 8th Street this week related to the H Street reconstruction project. Accordingly, the intersection of 8th and H Street will be closed to accommodate the installation of the water main and storm drain Wednesday, August 20 […]