The event, held on March 15, 2014 in Salida promises to be a sellout, with 400 competitors (marathon and half marathon). The course follows dirt/jeep roads and narrow, hilly single-track between 7,000-9,000 feet in and around the Arkansas Hills Trail System.
The City of Salida in cooperation with YK Excavation will be installing a new sidewalk at the north end of Alpine Park starting Monday, March 10th –March 14th.
The SteamPlant Paquette Gallery will feature “High Point: The Art of Showing Horses” for the month of March.
The urge could be ignored no longer. The lengthening days, the return of bird song, the first of the year’s weeds greening and pushing through the still brown, dormant lawn. It was time to consign winter to the dustbin and admit that spring is in the air.
Spring isn’t far off and Salida Youth Soccer Registration is now open.
The City of Salida and the Salida Creative District—a Colorado Certified Creative District—is opening a Call for Entries for an artist/artists, contractors, architects, or designers to design and construct a total of three signs (one may be a sculpture) for the Creative District.
The City currently has a full-time opening for the Community Development Director. This individual is a key member of the management team reporting directly to the City Administrator.
Crest Academy is presenting, “Ordinary People, Extraordinary Ideas” a TEDx Youth Event May 15th at the Steamplant beginning at 5:30pm and concluding at 8:30pm.
It’s Wednesday. Take a few minutes and watch this. It’ll set your day right.
The city of Salida has had the opportunity since February 2013 to become a solar city placing renewable energy systems on pumping stations and buildings. I have watched this process from the beginning.
All Salida-area artists are invited to submit their work for exhibition in the annual all-Salida “Valley Visions” show, sponsored by the Salida Council for the Arts (formerly ArtWorks). Deadline for entries is April 11.
Pie drop-off at the Boathouse Cantina 4-5:30 pm, March 8th. Judging begins at 6:30 followed by tasting, awards and auction.
The hospital’s TRAC STAR embodies the core values that guide employee performance: teamwork, recognition, attitude, customer service, safety, talent, accountability and respect.
Michael J. Purcell, D.D.S., a pediatric dentist in Pueblo, is now providing children’s dental services for Medicaid and underinsured patients at Heart of the Rockies Regional Medical Center the second Tuesday of each month.
The work session is this coming Tuesday, March 4, 2014 at 6:00 p.m. in City Council chambers.
The Victoria Tavern will be hosting a Mardi Gras celebration on Tuesday, March 4th. We have the Groove Farmers playing your favorite tunes at 8 o’clock. We will have Mardi Gras inspired drink specials. Tons of beads, and lots of throws. Costumes are encouraged.
What does everyone think of our LIKE button on comments? We’re just experimenting. Should we try it for a while? Talk to us fine Citizens.
Starting Tuesday, March 4th, Atmos Energy Corporation will close H street from 3rd street to 4th street and from 4th street to 5th street.
The firm of Karp Neu and Hanlon PC is syphoning money out of Salida’s economy and spiriting it back to Glenwood Springs.
The City has incurred approximately $20,000 in legal fees and numerous hours of staff time involved with defending this lawsuit.