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Chaffee County Commissioners will consider a resolution to support an application to Get Outdoors Colorado for the All Lands Camping Accelerator and Chaffee Recreation Adopters Projects through Envision, as presented by Cindy Williams at their Tuesday meeting.

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Dan Omasta, Great Outdoors Colorado’s north central regional program officer, talked with Chaffee County commissioners during their work session Monday about GOCO’s strategic plan focus and its grant process.

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A new Montessori school, the Buena Vista Heritage Museum and the airport were among topics discussed by Buena Vista trustees at their Tuesday meeting.

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The Buena Vista Board of Trustees discussed funding strategies for new police department facilities during a work session Tuesday.

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The National Active and Retired Federal Employees Association (NARFE), Billie Love Chapter 2286, will meet at 11:30 a.m. Monday at Fiesta Mexicana, 1220 E. U.S. 50 in Salida.

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Trustees voted 4-3 in favor of approving three of five requests for short term rental licenses for properties in the Tailwind Village neighborhood during the Poncha Springs meeting Monday.

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Trustees will hold a public hearing for a liquor license request for Poncha Market 6250 U.S. 50 at Poncha Springs regularly scheduled meeting today before they consider the matter.

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The Buena Vista Board of Trustees will conduct a public hearing on the town’s first retail marijuana license during its meeting at 7 p.m. Tuesday.

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Chaffee County commissioners, meeting as the county’s 1041 permit authority, will continue their consideration of a 10-year permit extension for Blue Triton Brands (formerly Nestlé Waters North America) to continue its spring water production operation in Nathrop and pumping and trucking ope…

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Salida City Council will meet for a work session from 5-6 p.m. Tuesday, before its regular meeting, instead of Monday, due to the holiday weekend.

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Chaffee County commissioners, acting at the 1040 permitting authority, ended their special session Thursday with a decision to continue deliberation on Blue Triton Brands (formerly Nestlé Waters North America) at their July 6 meeting. 

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Dean Edwards was sworn in to take the seat vacated by longtime Salida Hospital District board member Jean Moltz Tuesday at the board’s June meeting.

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Outdoor events will be on the agenda for today’s 9 a.m. Chaffee County Board of Commissioners meeting.

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Salida received a clean audit of its comprehensive financial report from McMahan and Associates Tuesday at city council’s regular meeting.

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The Salida City Council will continue their discussion about a possible expansion to the closure of F Street during their work session at 6 p.m. Monday.

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After hearing from several speakers, and receiving several letters regarding the set-up of F St. walking mall, Salida City Council said they need to revisit the topic, but agreed that it may not impact this summer’s set up.

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Chaffee Recreation Council, an offshoot of Envision Chaffee County, presented an update to the Chaffee County Recreation Plan during a Salida City Council work session Monday.

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A public hearing on a request by Nestlé Waters North America for a 10-year extension of an existing 1041 permit for a spring water production process and associated transmission pipeline and loading facility will continue today during the 1 p.m. afternoon session of the Chaffee County commis…

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Salida City Council will hear the first reading and set a public hearing for an ordinance concerning a major impact review for a 0.46-acre parcel at the southwest corner of Colo. 291 and West Third Street, currently zoned commercial, proposing a planned mixed-use development.

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The Salida Hospital District directors will hear a presentation on the lingering effects of COVID-19 from physical therapist Sarah Nazzaro and clinical exercise physiologist David Velsor during their board meeting at 6 p.m. today.

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Among topics being addressed today at the Chaffee County Commissioners work session will  be a review of the Great Outdoors Colorado funding for three new and improved trails in Buena Vista’s River Park, a Salida Parks, Open-space and Trails discussion and a fire mitigation grant.

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Commissioners continued Chaffee County’s public hearing on the 10-year extension of an existing 1041 permit for a spring water production process and associated transmission pipeline and loading facility applied for by Nestlé Waters North America Tuesday.

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Salida City Council discussed reopening of the pedestrian mall on F Street, closing the road during the summer season from Second to First  streets, then from First Street to Sackett Avenue. 

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Salida Hospital district board of directors will hear a presentation from Tammy Rivera and Grant Smith of BKD, LLP on the 2020 final audit report for Heart of the Rockies Regional Medical Center.

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The Salida City Council will address the annexation of the Upchurch property with two public hearings during their regular meeting 6 p.m. today.

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Chaffee County Community Foundation Director Joseph Teipel presented at Tuesday’s Salida City Council regular meeting. The Foundation manages the Salida Donor Advised Fund on behalf of the city. 

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Heart of the Rockies Regional Medical Center public relations and marketing director Allison Gergley gave the Salida Hospital Board a presentation on the HRRMC website, including user statistics for the site.

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Salida City Council will hold a public hearing before considering Ordinance 2021-3, a major impact review for a 1.72 acre parcel located west of Holman Avenue, known as the Ambrose subdivision, currently zoned R-2, to place a planned development overlay on the property and approve the develo…

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Commissioners met virtually Friday morning with representatives from local waste companies to discuss options for recycling in Chaffee County. This was in response to an announcement by Mickey Berry with Angel of Shavano Recycling that his business would close April 8.

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The Salida School Board will hold a virtual community meeting about school finance and the process and timeline for the district moving forward, for all interested community members.

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Salida Hospital District Board of Directors will hear a presentation on the Heart of the Rockies Regional Medical Center website from public relations and marketing director Allison Gergley at their regular meeting 6 p.m. Tuesday.

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Poncha Springs Board of Trustees will hold a special meeting at 6:30 today via Zoom in regards to the 2021 East Poncha Avenue road improvement project.

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Commissioners will continue the Nestlé Waters North America 1041 permit renewal hearing during Chaffee County’s meeting at 9 a.m. Tuesday. 

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Chaffee County Commissioner Greg Felt offered a compromise, which the board unanimously approved during their meeting Tuesday, regarding the request from Chaffee County Habitat for Humanity for a road and alley vacation right of way in Nathrop. 

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