Letters

Gratitude to all the Salida Mountian Trails folks

The engineering, the route, the technicalities, the scenery, the rocks, the trees, the sand. All perfect (if not a bit challenging on a rigid single speed). It just keeps going and going and going.

Environment

Colorado’s big solar full of holes

Colorado’s first industrial solar energy project has run into fierce opposition from San Luis Valley ranchers, biologists and community members who say the project will destroy Saguache County’s centennial ranching sector, as many as 800-acres of wetland habitat and the regions world-class wildlife and tourism values.

Announcements

Pool food drive and ski bus information

Salida Hot Springs Pool food drive starts December 1 and will run until the 31st. Bring two non-perishable food items and get half off your regular daily admission.

From the Mayor

Thanksgiving thoughts from Mayor Chuck

I would like to wish everyone a Happy Thanksgiving. It is the perfect moment to give thanks for the incredible possibilities the world offers us.

Environment

Recycling – proximity motivates people

If there is a recycling bin near a trash receptacle, they will recycle instead. But if it is not convenient, then the recycling ends up in the trash.