News

Tuesday, September 29, 2020 - 11:34am
A Chinook helicopter carrying the head of FEMA landed on the north end of Garden of the Gods Park Monday. FEMA Administrator Peter T. Gaynor met Mayor Suthers and Public Works Director Travis Easton at the Garden of the Gods detention facility to tour mitigation work in the area. The detention pond... Read more
Monday, September 28, 2020 - 1:15pm
Shuttle service in the Colorado Springs Airport (COS) long-term parking lot will resume on October 1, 2020. Service was temporarily suspended earlier this year due to COVID-19. 
Friday, September 25, 2020 - 12:36pm
Red light cameras will go live Friday, September 25 at Austin Bluffs Parkway and North Academy Boulevard and East Platte Avenue and North Murray Boulevard. There will be a 30-day warning period before a $75 fine is implemented. The red light safety camera program aims to protect drivers, passengers... Read more
Friday, September 25, 2020 - 12:35pm
The City of Colorado Springs Community Development Division is soliciting applications for 2020 Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) Public Facilities and Improvement funds.
Thursday, September 24, 2020 - 11:11am
The Halfway to St. Patty’s Day 5k will take place downtown on Saturday, Sept. 26. The 5k was postponed in March and will instead be celebrated as the halfway mark to the 2021 holiday.
Wednesday, September 23, 2020 - 3:56pm
For the month of August, the Colorado Springs Airport (COS) saw an increase in enplanements from the previous month, but is continuing to experience a downturn in numbers due to the coronavirus pandemic.
Wednesday, September 23, 2020 - 11:56am
Beginning Monday, September 28, Mountain Metro’s Route 6 will begin operating on Fillmore Street, moving from East 4th Street. This new routing is more direct, provides better access to destinations along Fillmore Street, and will improve travel times.
Wednesday, September 23, 2020 - 6:00am
In 2015, the City’s Public Works department made a promise to the community to repave 1,000 lane miles in five years using voter-approved, dedicated sales tax funds. With a few more months to go in the fifth and final year, we’re pleased to report that mile 1,000 has been repaved.
Tuesday, September 22, 2020 - 4:00pm
The experience at the summit of Pikes Peak America’s Mountain is about to get even better! Hear from two project leaders about the new summit complex and what it will offer. Plus, don’t miss your chance to be part of this amazing project.
Tuesday, September 22, 2020 - 12:09pm
Colorado Springs City Council appointed 11 members and two alternates to the newly-formed Law Enforcement Transparency and Accountability Commission. The Commission was formed in July to advise and recommend areas and topics of study related to police operations, best practices, and resource... Read more
Tuesday, September 22, 2020 - 11:51am
The City has purchased 315 acres of open space on the city’s western edge. Purchased with Trails, Open Space and Parks (TOPS) sales tax revenue, these areas were identified in the 2014 Park System Master PlanA plan for the development of a portion of the city that contains proposed land uses, a... Read more
Monday, September 21, 2020 - 12:35pm
The City of Colorado Springs will host a quarterly ADA forum via Google Meet on Wednesday, September 30 from 1 – 2:30 p.m.