Emily Wilson, a 12 year old Salida girl, was diagnosed with Ewings Sarcoma. Please join us Sunday, March 20, 2011 anytime between noon and 7 PM as we “Spring for Emily” with a silent auction fundraiser at The Boathouse Cantina.
Steve Flynn opens a tasting room, wins an award and spreads his wine wings.
The BLM will hold a public hearing on the future of renewable energy development on public lands in Colorado.
In this letter to the Citizen, a response to questions about the NRC.
Let’s get together as a community that likes to eat. Let’s lease the Ploughboy.
Government is here to serve. But it all comes down to revenue. As revenue diminishes our expectations of what all governments can do should also diminish. Now is the time to consider what are the core services Salida should provide and how we, the citizens, are willing to pay for them.
Complete NRC Feasibility Report. Select the link above to review.
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City Administrator Jack Lewis responds to questions about the Natural Resource Center.
Extensive cuts have already been approved in Phase I of the 2011-12 budget. Phase II cuts are the ones that will impact people and jobs.
Over 200 solar industry professions gathered in protest against Xcel Energy’s latest move to suspend the extremely popular “Solar Rewards” program.
Quiznos Pro Challenge co-chairman Rick Schaden today announced the investment of an initial $10 million to support the growth of Colorado’s international pro-cycling competition, taking place August 22-28.
The Governor has requested that each county develop or update its economic development plan based on current input from local citizens, businesses and other interested parties.
A draft water rate study recently completed by the city’s engineering firm Schmueser Gordon Meyer (SGM) is now available for review on the city’s website. The study indicates rates are well below the required level to pay for the cost of the plant and water system. Alternatives for increasing rates will be considered by the council at the regular meetings scheduled on March 1 and March 15. Public comment may be considered at both meetings; however, the official public hearing will be held as part of the March 15 meeting.
Help your community, make money, and learn new skills! The Southwest Conservation Corps (SCC) is now hiring crew leaders and corpsmembers for the Chaffee and Saguache County Community Corps.
2010 Salida Rotary Club Scholarships and Colorado Grand joins the Colorado State Highway Patrol in presenting the “Grand” Scholarship
Salida resident Susan Mayfield sent us these very interesting before and after images of the area where the rock slide occurred on February 14.
Auxiliary members provide vital services to patients and staff at HRRMC. They deliver the local paper and fresh coffee to patients in their rooms weekday mornings, and work in many hospital departments and the hospital’s outlying clinics.
“We are early in the process and are working on getting an appraisal to determine a value for the clinic,” said Ken Leisher, CEO of Heart of the Rockies Regional Medical Center.
The City of Salida today filed suit in District Court to gain unobstructed access to the Unique Theater to perform the long awaited stabilization of the building.
Public Works will check out water monitors so that you can monitor your usage.These monitors mount magnetically to your refrigerator and tell you how much water you are using at that moment. Ever wonder how much water is being used when your sprinkler system runs, or how much water is being used by your teenage daughter taking those long showers?