Palmer Street Rehabilitation

The City has contracted with Pridemore Construction to begin reconstruction of Palmer Street infrastructure.  Work on this project will begin on June 26, 2017 and is expected that the project will be under construction for the remainder of the summer.  Any remaining work would be completed in 2018. Beginning on Monday, June 26, 2017 Palmer […]

Agenda and packet materials for the Planning Commission meeting 06 26 2017

The Planning Commission will meet Monday, June 26, 2017 in City Council Chambers at 6:00 pm.  Below are the agenda and packet material’s for the meeting. Agenda   Packet more »

Salida Fire Collecting Donations For Fireworks Saturday, June 24

The City of Salida Fire Department will be out crisscrossing Salida streets in their fire apparatus this Saturday, June 24 beginning at 5:30 P.M. accepting donations to support the Independence Day fireworks display. The Salida Fire Department will also be at ArtWalk Saturday night to collect donations.  Please be aware that the fire truck sirens […]

Smoke in Arkansas Valley

The visible smoke in the Arkansas Valley today is blowing in from the west as a result of the Brian Head wildfire in southwestern Utah.  There are not currently any wildfires in the Chaffee County area to cause concern.  If you see active flames, please call Salida dispatch at 719-539-2596. more »

Message from the Mayor

On June 13, 2017 the Chaffee County District Court dismissed Walt Harder’s lawsuit against the City with prejudice.  Based on the dismissal agreement, Harder cannot refile or appeal the case.   On August 11, 2016 Harder originally sued the City, the City Clerk, the Deputy City Clerk, the Mayor and all six of the elected […]

Agenda and Packet Materials for City Council Meeting 06 20 2017

The agenda and packet are now available for the June 20, 2017 (6:00P.M.) City Council Meeting. CityCouncilAgenda20170620 CityCouncilPacket20170620 REGULAR MEETING CALLED TO ORDER – PLEDGE OF ALLEGIANCE – Led by Mayor Jim LiVecchi ROLL CALL PRESENTATION Chaffee County GOCO Grant Presentation – Lisa Martin Park and Recreation Month Proclamation – Mayor LiVecchi CITIZEN PARTICIPATION – 3 minute […]

Agenda and Packet Materials for City Council Work Session 06 19 2017

The agenda and packet materials are now available for the June 19, 2017 (6:00P.M.) City Council Work Session. CityCouncilAgenda20170619_Worksession CityCouncilPacket20170619_Work Session Board & Commission Interviews – Christian Samora Regional Recycling – Guy Patterson Transportation Advisory Board Presentation – Terry Howerter Splash Pad Design Review – Theresa Casey more »

06 15 2017 Recreation Advisory Board Meeting Cancelled

The Recreation Advisory Board Meeting scheduled for June 15, 2017 has been cancelled. more »

Marvin Park T-Ball Field Opening Ceremony

An opening ceremony for the newly renovated Little League T-Ball Field at Marvin park will be at 5:45 P.M. on Thursday, June 8, 2017.  The Salida Babe Ruth and Salida Cal Ripken Little League Program is hosting the opening ceremony.  Marvin Park is located on West First Street, north of the intersection with West Second […]

A Little Help – Service Saturday 06 10 2017

A Little Help is seeking volunteers for the first Service Saturday of 2017. Service Saturday will be on Saturday, June 10, 2017 from 8:00 A.M. to noon. Volunteers will meet at Thonoff Park (142 Crestone Avenue). Please see the link below for more information and to sign up! A Little Help Service Saturday more »