Minutes of Historic Salida Inc., Nov. 21, 2008 at United Methodist Church.
Submitted by Mike Copp, Interim City Administrator
It has been my pleasure to have served the City of Salida, its Mayor and Council and citizens as Interim City Administrator for the past four months. When I took this job in July, I never realized how special a place Salida is and how much the residents work at making it a great community. I have enjoyed my time as Interim Administrator, but part of my job was to help the Mayor and [...]
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Trish Bews reports on the Salida Hot Springs Aquatic Center grant and future projects.
Salida city snow removal policies for homeowners and businesses. City snow plowing and sanding reviewed.
Documents, contact information and downloadable files found on the official City of Salida website.
The Chaffee County Running Club’s mission is to promote running for health, recreation and competition for runners of all ages and abilities in Chaffee and surrounding counties.
The Salida Museum contains a treasury of Native American artifacts, vintage household furnishings, artwork, historic photographs, and implements associated with local railroading, mining, farming, and ranching activities, from the founding of Salida to the present day.
For those who are not aware of some things that have happened in Salida during this election campaign, maybe you should. I have stayed silent up to this point but after the incident at the football game Friday, I refuse to remain so any longer.
It’s ironic that in our time of need, Americans turn not to the freedom and hard work that made this country great, but to socialism and its promises of wealth plundered from their neighbor and redistributed as elitist politicians see fit to reward their cronies.
The elephant in the room; one voter looks beyond Election Day.
Mayor Chuck implores voters to ferret out the truth then go to the polls.
Lawyers differ over possible unintended consequences of Salida’s proposed occupational lodging tax.
Dara MacDonald – Community Development Director & Terry Clark – Police Chief
Ten or fifteen years ago the downtown was more of a ghost town than the vibrant focus of the community. Riverside Park, the SteamPlant and the whitewater park are helping to bring locals and visitors downtown, but it is the renewed interest in the historic buildings that is most exciting. Over the last few years many owners have invested in maintenance or rehabilitation of their buildings and the results [...]
Chaffee County’s economic development efforts have had mixed results but no concrete plans for the future seem forthcoming from District 2 County Commissioner candidates.
Local angler David Pehle tells his story of why an international flyfishing tournament went to Frisco instead of being held in Chaffee County on Colorado’s Upper Arkansas River.
Draft of the Chaffee County Heritage Area Management Plan released.
Affordable housing: Mallet helps create housing trust, Holman favors less government involvement
Holman and Mallett are diametrically opposed when it comes to Brown’s Canyon Wilderness designation, but the lines are blurred when it comes to renewable energy.
In the last week of the campaigns, whether for President of the United States or for the more humble initiatives the City of Salida has to offer, I think it is worth considering the bigger picture. First, it is important to honor those who have already voted or will vote. Second, I feel compelled to say that voting is not that high of bar given the importance of each vote we make for every candidate and on every issue.
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