Salud Neighborhood Timeline

Events

Disclaimer - Timeline Under Construction: This is an ongoing and still incomplete history of the Salud site and surrounding areas.

Amicable relations between cultures

1800 - 1850

Border moved

1848

Council Tree meeting point

1850 - 1879

Meeting Point for for Ute, Arapahoe, Lakota, and White man

Natives expelled from their land

1851

Irrigation ditch built

Approx. 1856

Overland Trail stagecoach trail

1857

Arapahoe Indian settlement and burial grounds

1860

Agriculture: piñon pines, sugar beets, wheat

Approx. 1900

Trolley cars

1907

Putnum neighborhoods built

1940 - 1960

Forney moves into offices in Fort Collins

1945

North Star Mobile home park established

1946

Horsetooth Reservoir built

1949

Engineers and Foremen from Bureau of Reclamation build Horsetooth Reservoir

Aircraft parts built for WW2

1950

KCOL Radio Towers

1960

Forney Transport Museum

1961

Poudre High School established

1965

Lincoln Junior High School opened in new location

1976

Previously located where Lincoln Center is today

Boys and Girls Club established

1986

Forney Industries new location

2011

Forney Industries purchases a new warehouse & distribution facility in Fort Collins after the fire

High Park fire

2012

Solar array constructed adjacent to Forney property

2015

Forney Industries relocates their Headquarters

2015

Moved to 2057 Vermont Ave, Fort Collins

Salud Family Health Centers opens on west Laporte

December 2015

'Desplazado' Documentary

June 2016

Documentary filmmakers tell the stories of historic Latino and migrant farmer neighborhoods in ‘Desplazado’