The project provides access to the 200-acre parcel that was acquired during a past land exchange with The Broadmoor, and the views are stunning. The new trails are bidirectional and open to non-motorized, multi-recreational users.
Following the passage of Ballot Measure 2D, Mayor John Suthers is seeking three knowledgeable citizens to serve on the Fire Mitigation Advisory Board. This Board will assist the Colorado Springs Fire Department in determining how to allocate money from the Wildland Fire and Prevention Fund for the... Read more
The City of Colorado Springs announced today that it has been named a Top 10 Military Friendly Employer ® (Rank 10 Gov/Non-Profit) and a Top 10 Military Spouse Friendly Employer ® (Rank 2 Gov/Non-Profit) for its performance in hiring, supporting, and advancing the careers of veterans and military... Read more
Downtown Colorado Springs, in collaboration with the City’s Parks, Recreation, and Cultural Services department, is pleased to announce the return of Skate in the Park, presented by Academy Bank. The only outdoor rink in the area, Skate in the Park will once again open at Acacia Park, this year in... Read more
The public is invited to the second in a series of Community Meetings to help inspire and shape the future of the City Auditorium from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m., Tuesday, Nov. 16 at the City Auditorium, 221 East Kiowa Street. The meeting is free and open to the public.
The 2021 paving season has completed. Here's a quick look at what our paving crews accomplished this year.
• Repaved 166 lane miles
• Replaced 130,639 linear feet of curb and gutter
• Replaced 354,384 square feet of sidewalk
• Installed 157 new pedestrian ramps
•... Read more
The Colorado Springs Airport (COS) was the recipient of a Global Biorisk Advisory Council (GBAC) STAR grant for $2,375 from GOJO Industries, the makers of PURELL products. The grant will help demonstrate the airport’s commitment to the health and safety of travelers.
Southwest Airlines announced today all fares in and out of Colorado Springs Airport (COS) will be 30 percent off during a sale that ends Monday, November 8. Travelers who book between Nov. 5 through Nov. 8 for travel between Jan. 5 – March 2, 2022, will receive a savings of 30 percent on base fares... Read more
On Friday, November 5th, City Council President Pro Tem Richard Skorman formally resigned from the Colorado Springs City Council to be effective December 31, 2021. Due to unforeseen challenges from the pandemic, he made the difficult decision to leave to devote full-time to his business, working... Read more
The annual Colorado Springs Veterans Day Parade returns to downtown Colorado Springs on Saturday, Nov. 6 and will incorporate the theme of “The Greatest Generation.” Scheduled to begin at 10 a.m., the event is free and open to the public.
Due to the parade, from 7 a.m.-noon Saturday, Tejon Street... Read more
The Centers for Disease Control just approved the emergency use authorization of Pfizer’s COVID-19 vaccines for children 5-11 years old, giving the green light for vaccinations to begin. There are a lot of questions about his next phase, and we’re asking some of them during today’s episode of... Read more