A Message from Mayor Wood

Connecting and supporting the Salida Community We’re excited to introduce the City’s monthly newsletter, The Salida Standard. It’s important to us that we share timely information with you, especially during these challenging times. In our City’s 129-year history, we’ve weathered many storms together. I know we’ll continue to lift each other up and find new, creative ways ... more »

Neighbors Helping Neighbors

City of Salida launches Emergency Relief Fund Challenge The City of Salida and the greater Chaffee County community have banded together over the last few weeks to raise money for individuals and families impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic. On March 20, Salida City Council challenged the community to donate to the Emergency Response Fund, stating that ... more »

Grant Funding for Two New Parks

A state-of-the-art skate park and accessible mountain park will be added to Salida’s many recreational amenities No Small Change A $391,500 grant was awarded to the City of Salida from Great Outdoors Colorado. These funds will be used to build a skate park and develop a mountain heritage park—projects that will upgrade and improve the existing skate ... more »

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Our recreational opportunities, parks and community character are what make Salida truly special. As a City, we’re going to take care of, and build upon, these important assets in our community through strategic planning for the future. We Heard it From You In mid-2019, the City of Salida began the process of developing a comprehensive Parks, Recreation, ... more »

Parks and Recreation Announce Live Stream Classes

Parks and Recreation Announce Live Stream Classes Salida Parks and Recreation is excited to announce live stream classes starting this week! They have set up a Facebook group to live stream from called "Salida Parks and Recreation Live Stream Classes". Amanda Wright will be offering Facebook Live classes called "Gimme 3" on Wednesdays ... more »

Salida Golf Club is Open with Altered Rules of Play 03 30 2020

Salida Golf Club is Open with Altered Rules of Play With the recent developments surrounding COVID-19 and the issuance of the Stay at Home Order by Governor Polis, we want to assure everyone that the Salida Golf Course is open and following the local Chaffee County Public Health Department (CCPHD) order for outdoor recreation. We are taking ... more »