Utility Bills to be Mailed July 1st

Due to our software system conversion, second quarter water and sewer bills will be printed a day behind schedule.  Customers should expect to receive their bills no later than the end of next week (or by July 5th). If you have any questions, please give us a call at 719-530-2622 or email utilities@cityofsalida.commore »

City Council Materials Available for July 2

City Council Materials for the July 2nd meeting are available.  The work session begins at 6:00 p.m. and the regular meeting follows at 7:00 p.m. Agenda Packet Work Session Packet Ward One Council applications more »

Fire Ban and Restrictions – Be Smart & Safe!

Salida City Council passed an emergency ordinance Thursday banning:

  • The sale and use of all fireworks.
  • Commercial, professional or municipal fireworks displays.
  • “Open fires” within city limits, including campfires and warming fires.
  • Fused explosives, welding except in cleared areas of at least 10 feet in diameter and in possession of a chemical pressurized fire extinguisher with a minimum ... more »

June 27 Special Meeting Agenda

A special meeting of the Salida City Council will be held at 6:00 p.m. June 27, 2013 in the Tenderfoot Conference Room. Here is the agendamore »

Meeting for Salida Lodgers

All Salida lodging owners, managers and employees are invited to attend a meeting Wednesday, June 26 from 10 - 11 a.m at the City Council Chambers in the Touber Building. This will be a time for all to discuss the proposed Centennial Park updates and the use of 2B tax funds. more »

Applications for Vacant City Council Seat Due June 28

Residents interested in serving out the remainder of Jim McCormick's term as a Ward One City Council member need to complete and return an application by 3:00 p.m. June 28 to Salida City Hall, 448 East First Street, Suite 112 or by e-mail to audrey.gilpin@cityofsalida.com. Requirements include being (1) a United States Citizen (2) ... more »

Chisholm Park Closure

Chisholm Park, located at 324 Hunt Street in Salida, will be closed until late September while construction of the new indoor/outdoor pavilion takes place. Heavy equipment use and unsafe land conditions are the main causes for the closure. The project is scheduled to be complete by the end of September. The City of Salida has many ... more »

Fire Restrictions and No Burn Day

From the Chaffee County Sheriff's Office: A "no burn day" has been declared for all unincorporated areas of Chaffee County for Thursday, June 20. NO open fires of any kind are permitted. Stage I fire restrictions are in effect throughout the unincorporated areas of the county, San Isabel National Forest and BLM lands. For information on ... more »

Applications for Vacant City Council Seat Due June 28

Residents interested in serving out the remainder of Jim McCormick's term as a Ward One City Council member need to complete and return an application by 3:00 p.m. June 28 to Salida City Hall, 448 East First Street, Suite 112 or by e-mail to audrey.gilpin@cityofsalida.com. Requirements include being (1) a United States Citizen (2) ... more »

Salida Firefighters Assist with the Black Forest Fire

The Denver Post took pictures of Salida Firefighters helping with the Black Forest Fire Monday, June 17. Below are links to those photos. Photo 1 Photo 2 Photo 3 Photo 4   more »