Arbor Day and Tree City USA Anniversary Celebration postponed

Due to the rainy weather today, the Arbor Day tree planting and Tree City USA 26th Anniversary Celebration has been rescheduled. The events will now take place next Tuesday, May 14th at 2pm. Location will still be Chisholm Park, 324 Hunt St, Salida. Citizens who are passionate about trees and would like information about joining the Salida Tree ... more »

NRCDC Board Agenda May 7

The Salida Natural Resource Center Development Corporation Board will meet at 11 a.m. May 7, 2013. Here is the agendamore »

May 7 City Council Meeting Materials Available

The May 7th City Council Agenda and Packet are available. Agenda Packet Work Session Agenda   more »

Quiet Use Open Space Restoration Project Completes Phase 1

City Open Space Land Protected

By: Quiet Use Coalition Volunteers from the Quiet Use Coalition completed the first phase of a project that will improve conditions on City of Salida open space land this past Saturday, April 27. The ... more »

Creative District Branding Initiative Request for Proposal

City of Salida Creative District Branding Initiative

Request for Proposal

  To all prospective Bidders: The City of Salida is soliciting proposals to assist the City in preparing a comprehensive branding initiative for the Salida Creative District. The firm or individual should have experience in solid market research (both qualitative and quantitative), strategic planning, corporate ... more »

Pool Closure and Recreation Events

Salida Hot Springs Pool closed May 6 to May 11 Spring cleaning is going to be in full swing at the Salida Hot Springs pool from Monday, May 6 until Saturday, May 11. The pool is closed twice each year to ensure a proper deep cleaning and to make necessary repairs. During this week, we drain the ... more »

UP Signs Lease for New Parking Lot

The parking lot on Union Pacific Railroad property at the end of F Street is expected to be open for use by Memorial Day weekend, May 25. City staff received the signed lease April 15 from Union Pacific (UP) officials. Approximately 60 parking spaces will be available, including four to five over-sized lots. Planned improvements to ... more »

City Council Special Meeting April 23

A special meeting of the Salida City Council will be held at 5 p.m. April 23 in Council Chambers. Here's the agendamore »

Get Connected – Ways to Engage and Receive City Information

David Alston, the founder of a top sales and marketing company once said, “Social media is not a media. The key is to listen, engage and build relationships.” At the City, we’re making daily strides to improve our communication with the public using both traditional and digital platforms. In addition to the City’s official website,, ... more »

NRCDC Meeting April 19

The Natural Resource Center Development Corporation will have a meeting at 10 a.m. Friday, April 19 in Salida City Council Chambers. Here's a link to the agenda:
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