City Council Agenda & Packet

City Council materials are available for the August 7, 2012 meeting.  Please follow this link to view the agenda and the packet.   more »

2013 Budget Process Begins

The annual budget process is now getting started at the City. Department heads are beginning to review 2012 mid-year accomplishments and determining priorities to recommend for City Council approval in the upcoming 2013 budget cycle. Staff will meet with City Council on August 24th to discuss our vision, goals and priorities. Then, over the next two weeks, ... more »

Community Block Party at the Touber Building!

Please join Chaffee County Health and Human Services and the City of Salida tomorrow afternoon from 11:00 - 2:00 for lunch! Food and refreshments will be provided and there will be fun games for the kids!

Community Block Party August 3rd, 2012

Free Lunch!more »

2013 Community Funding Requests to be Submitted by end of August

Although the City is at the height of summer projects and activities, it is now time to start thinking about what we want to accomplish in 2013! It is also the time for organizations seeking financial support from the City for 2013 projects to submit their Community Funding Request forms. The budget process starts in August, ... more »

Zumbathon Saturday for American Red Cross

Local Zumba Fitness teacher Amanda Wright will help to host a Zumbathon from 10 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. Saturday, July 28 at the Boys & Girls Club Auditorium to assist the City of Salida in the American Red Cross fundraising effort, which will help people affected by the many wildfires that occurred throughout the state ... more »

City Seeks Creative Ideas for Bridge/Crossing

The City of Salida is looking for an artist/artists, contractors, architects, or designers to design and construct a pedestrian bridge or crossing to connect the existing sidewalk in front of the SteamPlant across Ditch Creek.  The City will install a stamped concrete brick crosswalk to connect the new crossing to the existing sidewalk to the ... more »

U.S. Forest Service Groundbreaking

Sen. Gail Schwartz (D-Snowmass) and representatives from Salida and Chaffee County attended the U.S. Forest Service Groundbreaking at the Salida Natural Resource Center July 13.  more »

Weekend Events!

There’s so much to do in Salida this weekend! Don’t miss out! A few highlights: Salida’s Farmers Market in Alpine Park with a focus on kids’ activities – 10 a.m. to noon Saturday Salida Artists Second Saturday with artists’ receptions and art openings around town – all day Saturday The 16th Annual Brewers Rendezvous in Riverside Park with 45 ... more »

City Council Agenda & Packet 07-17-2012

The City Council Agenda and Packet for the July 17 meeting are available. We have a full agenda! Click on the following links: Agenda Packet Work Session Memo   more »

Salida Artwalk Featured on PBS

Rocky Mountain PBS featured Salida Artwalk! Congrats to all the artists, organizers and community members for putting on this wonderful event 20 years running. Follow this link to view the video! Rocky Mountain PBS Summer Arts Festival more »