Colorado Creative Industries Summit in Salida will feature locally sourced food

The Colorado Creative Industries (CCI) Summit in Salida May 1-2, 2014 will feature locally sourced food as part of its menu for the Summit. The City of Salida received a $3,000 sponsorship from the Colorado Tourism Office (CTO) Heritage and Agritourism Program to celebrate the rich agricultural offering of the region. The sponsorship allowed the […]

Salida Creative District will Host Open House during CCI Summit

Colorado Creative Industries (CCI) will hold their annual Summit ‘Creative Convergence’ in Salida Thursday, May 1 and Friday, May 2, 2014. This is just 33 days away! Early bird registration ends today, March 28. Register to attend at: http://www.coloradocreativeindustries.org/summit The annual Summit will bring more than 300 artist-entrepreneurs, owners of creative sector businesses, nonprofit & […]

Wayfinding Project

The City of Salida invites all interested, qualified persons or firms capable of providing the required products, to submit bids for the Design and Fabrication of Wayfinding Signage.  The City of Salida is considering the selection of a sign fabricator for the implementation of wayfinding signs within City limits over the next 3-5 fiscal years.  […]

Highway 50 Speeds project page

Under the “Projects” tab above, please find a page titled “Highway 50 Speeds.” This is the place to find the latest information on the proposed Colorado Department of Transportation (CDOT) speed increases along the Highway 50 corridor in Salida. If you are concerned about the proposed changes, please find a Word document template on this […]

City of Salida Frost Gauges

The City of Salida maintains four frost gauges around town due to water meters freezing in the past. The meters are located at the Salida Rec Center, Touber Building, Public Works Department and across from the Water Treatment Plant. The City is conducting this monitoring in order to better understand at what level frost becomes […]

Mayor Jim Dickson would like to hear from you

Mayor Jim Dickson would like to hear from you

Salida’s new Mayor Jim Dickson has an office in City Hall, 448 East 1st Street. He would love to meet with you! Call him at 719-530-2624 or email him at jim.dickson@salidaelected.com to set up an appointment.  more »

CFL Light Bulbs available for discounted price at Salida True Value

Xcel Energy has partnered with Salida True Value, 502 E Rainbow Blvd (Hwy 50), to provide discounted prices on Compact Fluorescent Lights (CFLs). There are a limited number of the discounted bulbs available so it is first come, first served. The bulbs are priced as low as .79 cents each. CFL light bulbs help reduce […]

Greater Arkansas River Nature Association (GARNA) and Salida Area Parks Open Space & Trails (SPOT) partnered to replace signs along Monarch Spur Trail

Greater Arkansas River Nature Association (GARNA) and Salida Area Parks Open Space & Trails (SPOT) partnered to replace signs along Monarch Spur Trail

You may have noticed along the Monarch Spur Trail that the worn and weathered signs have recently been replaced. Originally installed in May 2008, the sign content was developed by Suzanne Ward (a SPOT founder and now involved in Foodshed Alliance). After 5 years … more »

The Salida Creative District presents second Creative Mondays discussion November 4

The Salida Creative District presents the second class in its Creative Mondays series on Monday, November 4, 2013 from 6:00-7:30pm at the SteamPlant Annex, 220 W. Sackett. Lyle Latvala, Small Business Development Business Development (SBDC) Counselor and Cotopaxi High School teacher will lead an interactive discussion titled “Real World Steps to Make Your Creative Business […]

Salida’s Whitewater Park featured for Great Outdoors Colorado (GOCO)’s 20th Anniversary

The City of Salida’s Whitewater Park, which was partially funded via a grant from Great Outdoors Colorado (GOCO), is featured in a 20th Anniversary “20 for Our 20th Anniversary” feature on the organization’s website: http://www.goco.org/featured-projects The selected projects have been featured for being great projects that “represent some of the best Colorado has to offer.” […]