Nov. 5 Candidates for Elected Office

The following have submitted valid petitions for the regular municipal election coordinated with Chaffee County November 5, 2013: Mayor: Candidate – Billy Carlisle Candidate – Jim Dickson Council Ward One: Candidate – Hal Brown Candidate – Linda Kitson Council Ward Two: Candidate – Georgia McNabb Candidate – Eileen Rogers Council Ward Three: Candidate – Melodee […]

SNRCDC Board Agenda 08-28-13 – Special Meeting

The Salida Natural Resource Center Development Corporation Board will conduct a special meeting at 11 a.m. Wednesday, August 28 in Council Chambers. Agenda   more »

New Firefighter Dan Distel

New Firefighter Dan Distel

At last night’s City Council meeting Fire Chief Doug Bess introduced Salida’s newest Firefighter, Dan Distel. Dan joined as a Reserve Firefighter on May 17, 2011. He became a qualified EMT shortly after and on May 30, 2012 took a temporary … more »

McCormick Park Dedication Ceremony

McCormick Park Dedication Ceremony

Salida’s newest park, located alongside the Arkansas River behind the Touber Building at 448 E. 1st St was dedicated in a ceremony to former City Councilman Jim (‘Jimmy’) McCormick yesterday. The dedication included the unveiling of a commemorative plaque in honor of Jimmy’s … more »

SNRCD Board Agenda 08-20-13

The Salida Natural Resource Center Development Corporation Board agenda for August 20th is available. Agenda more »

Aug. 20 Council Materials Available

Salida City Council materials for the August 20 council meeting are available. The meeting begins at 6 p.m. in Salida City Council Chambers. Agenda Packet more »

Gov. Hickenlooper announces 2014 CCI Summit will be held in Salida

Gov. Hickenlooper announces 2014 CCI Summit will be held in Salida

At the Denver Forum Speaker’s series luncheon this Wednesday, August 14 Governor Hickenlooper announced that Salida has been chosen as the site of the 2014 Colorado Creative Industries (CCI) Summit. The 3rd Annual Summit brings together over 300 artist-entrepreneurs, owners of creative … more »

McCormick Park dedication Monday, August 19 at 4pm

Former Councilman Jim McCormick will have a park dedicated in his honor this coming Monday, August 19 at 4pm. The Park is located behind the City Hall side of the Touber Building (448 E 1st St.) along the Arkansas River. After years of service to the community, including serving almost 8 years on the Salida […]

Nomination Petitions Due August 26

This year’s regular municipal election is on Tuesday, November 5th. The election will be coordinated with Chaffee County. Nomination petitions are available. There will be three open seats on City Council (Ward 1, 2, 3), and the Mayor’s seat. Council members serve a four-year term and the Mayor serves a two-year term. The elected City […]

Sign Requirements

With the November election less than 90 days away, campaign signs are permitted in the City, but there are some regulations concerning the sizes and placement of those signs.  The First Amendment ensures citizens their rights to have political signs.  The code allows for extra signs during the election season but regulates the time, place, […]