News

Monday, August 24, 2020 - 4:29pm
A Burn Ban is in effect for the City of Colorado Springs due to VERY HIGH fire danger in our area. Please see the order and quick guide to be clear on what is and what is not allowed, and share in the responsibility of keeping our community safe. Additional fire safety information at... Read more
Monday, August 24, 2020 - 4:07pm
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. – The community playground in Palmer Park, including restrooms and the surrounding area, will be closed Tuesday-Thursday, Aug. 25-27 for the installation of roughly 1.5 acres of bluegrass. The playground will reopen once the sod has been laid, however, the public is asked to... Read more
Friday, August 21, 2020 - 11:14am
The Eni R. Jaspersen Beach House at Prospect Lake in Memorial Park was granted $316,100 from Great Outdoors Colorado (GOCO) this month. An ongoing project, the facility is expected to offer programming as early as this fall with completion of the exterior anticipated by spring 2021.
Wednesday, August 19, 2020 - 10:07am
The Manitou Incline will be closed on Sunday, Aug. 23 for the Pikes Peak Marathon. Hikers will not be able to make an online reservation that day.
Wednesday, August 19, 2020 - 8:00am
Colorado Springs is launching a citywide visionary transportation study, ConnectCOS, to help us create a transportation plan that reflects the evolving needs of our community. We need your input to understand how people are moving in and around the city. Please visit ColoradoSprings.gov/ConnectCOS... Read more
Monday, August 17, 2020 - 2:42pm
We have a quick overview of 2C paving and concrete work that's taking place right now in Colorado Springs. For more information about 2C or to see the full paving list, visit coloradosprings.gov/2c.
Friday, August 14, 2020 - 4:52pm
The portion of North Cheyenne Canyon Road located within North Cheyenne Cañon Park will be closed on Tuesday, Aug. 18 from approximately 5-10 a.m. The temporary closure is to facilitate a small rock scaling project above the new Creekside Trail, which is currently under construction. The park’s... Read more
Friday, August 14, 2020 - 10:45am
The City of Colorado Springs is inviting the community to take part in a series of digital public meetings to discuss potential options for redrawing the Colorado Springs City Council districts.
Thursday, August 13, 2020 - 11:19am
Lori went three years without a job. In that time, she has lived in the women’s shelter at Springs Rescue Mission and struggled with her sense of self worth. But through the City of Colorado Springs‘ new WorkCOS program, she’s now working, smiling and dreaming big.
Monday, August 10, 2020 - 4:12pm
We have a quick overview of 2C paving and concrete work that's taking place right now in Colorado Springs. For more information about 2C or to see the full paving list, visit coloradosprings.gov/2c 
Friday, August 7, 2020 - 1:11pm
City Forestry is removing dozens of mid-sized Siberian elm and black locust trees and thousands of seedlings as part of a project to control invasive species in Monument Valley Park. Native vegetation will naturally grow in once the invasive species are removed.
Friday, August 7, 2020 - 1:09pm
At a time when good news is at a premium, nine local entities received significant gifts from the estate of long-time Colorado Springs residents Milton and Darlene Johnson.