Planning Commission to Review Rezoning & Right-of-Way Vacation Applications at East Crestone Ave & West 3rd St Related to Potential Future Affordable Housing Development

On Monday, June 22nd at approximately 6PM in City Council Chambers, the City of Salida Planning Commission will review an application to rezone a City-owned lot near the intersection of E. Crestone Ave. & W. 3rd Street from Single-Family Residential (R-1) to Medium-Density Residential (R-2), as well as an application for right-of-way vacation of a ... more »

Agenda and Packet Materials for the Planning Commission Work Session

The agenda and packet materials for the June 9, 2020 Planning Commission work session are below. Agenda Packet The City of Salida is offering a call-in or log-in option to attend and participate in the meeting.  The City will be utilizing the GoToWebinar online platform to allow Boards and Commissions and the public to confer via ... more »

Take Your Business Outside

Two blocks of downtown will close to vehicles and allow for expanded outdoor dining and retail   On Thursday, June 4, two blocks of F Street - between Sackett Avenue and 2nd Street - will transform into a pedestrian-only restaurant and retail hub. This change is intended to support local businesses while also ensuring that social ... more »

G Street’s Facelift

Smoother road and more parking on G Street is complete   Downtown Salida received some much-needed additional parking when improvements to the roadway were completed in mid-May.   The reconfiguration of G Street between Sackett Avenue and 1st Street added new, angled parking, addressed future safety concerns at G Street and 1st Street by eliminating southbound traffic flow and ... more »

Join Our Dedicated Team

Apply now to serve the City of Salida   Join our team of committed utility workers as a water or wastewater operator. Qualified applicants should have experience in treatment plant operations or a Colorado Operator Certification Class D or higher. Both positions are full time with full benefits including medical, dental and retirement plan options.   The positions perform ... more »

Housing For All

New low-income housing development awarded $1.2 million in tax credits   Salida has grown nearly 30% over the last 20 years as home prices have outpaced wages and inflation. To help meet the demand for affordable housing, Commonwealth Development Corporation was recently awarded the competitive Low Income Housing Tax Credit (LIHTC) of $1.2 million for the development ... more »