The City of Salida has announced a scheduled intersection and road improvement project taking place on Colorado Highway 291 (CO 291, known on the east end of town as Oak Street)..   The route will be closed to through traffic stretching from U.S. 50 to Illinois Street from Sept. 8 to Oct. 21.

The City of Salida has announced that “Old Stage Road, between CO 291 (Oak Street) and Scott Street, will  be closed to through traffic.  These sections of road are open to local traffic and for access to the local businesses within the construction area.  A detour will be established using Hunt Street off of U.S. 50 and connecting to Illinois Street off of  Colorado Highway 291 (Oak Street).”