City of Salida Fire Ban Rescinded

On June 14th, 2018 the Salida City Council approved Ordinance Number 10 series 2018 banning fireworks and outdoor flames. The ban was to remain in effect until conditions improved. The Salida Ranger District, effective today, completely rescinded their fire restrictions based on scientific data. In an effort to mirror this action and prevent confusion, the […]

CDOT Road Project on CO Hwy 291 Begins 07 17 2018

From CDOT Press Release: CHAFFEE COUNTY – The Colorado Department of Transportation (CDOT) will start road work next week along Colorado Highway (CO) 291 from the north side of Salida to the US Highway (US) 285 junction (mile points 3 – 9). This will be a three-day operation taking place Tuesday through Thursday, July 17 […]

Cancellation of Public Fireworks Display for 4th of July

Press Release Cancellation of public fireworks display Salida, CO – On June 14, 2018, the Salida City Council approved Ordinance Number 10 Series 2018 banning fireworks and outdoor flames. This ban is in effect until conditions improve. With fire danger being “very high” and multiple new fires around the state, the Fire Chief and the […]

Agenda and Packet Materials for City Council Work Session and Regular Meeting

Agenda and packet materials are now available for the City Council Work Session to be held Monday July 2, 2018 at 6 pm in the City Council Chambers located at 448 E. 1st Street #190, Salida, CO 81201. Work Session Agenda Work Session Packet Regular Meeting Agenda Regular Meeting Packet more »

Public Works Seeks Seasonal Municipal Worker

Public Works is seeking a Seasonal Municipal Worker to join their team! This position will work 40 hours per week, weekend/evening work is required. Position performs a variety of manual labor and semi-skilled work related to parks, trails and other facilities. Salary $10.82 – 14.25 per hour, dependent on experience and qualifications. Apply to […]

Brownfields Redevelopment & Renovation Workshop

Community Builders, Colorado Department of Public Health & Environment and the City of Salida  will be hosting a Brownfield Redevelopment & Renovation Workshop at the SteamPlant on Wednesday, June 27, 2018 from 9:00 am to 12:30.  Please see the flyer below for details.   Flyer   more »

Drinking Water Quality Report for 2017 Now Available

The City of Salida 2018 Drinking Water Quality Report for calendar year 2017 is now available at the link below. City of Salida 2018 Drinking Water Quality Report for calendar year 2017 more »