News

Friday, March 6, 2020 - 11:56am
The Parks, Recreation and Cultural Services department began rehabilitation of the Leon Young Pavilion this week in South Shooks Run Park. The pavilion, which is named after Colorado Springs’ first African American mayor, is located in the Hillside neighborhood. Prompted by a community-led effort,... Read more
Wednesday, March 4, 2020 - 10:13am
It's hard to imagine the City of Colorado Springs without the dense canopy of trees that line our streets and parks. Thanks to Palmer’s vision, Colorado Springs now has more than a quarter-million trees. Entrusted with protecting this living infrastructure and cultivating a thriving urban forest is... Read more
Tuesday, March 3, 2020 - 3:38pm
The City of Colorado Springs received grant funding totaling nearly $4 million from the Federal Emergency Management Administration (FEMA) for two flood mitigation projects.
Monday, March 2, 2020 - 11:12am
Colorado Springs’ two City-owned cemeteries, Evergreen and Fairview, will conduct their tri-annual clean-ups now through March 15. Families and friends are encouraged to remove any items they wish to save from gravesites and headstones. The March clean-up is the time when decorations and other... Read more
Thursday, February 27, 2020 - 8:42am
For the month of January, the Colorado Springs Airport (COS) enplaned 61,433 passengers, bringing the total passenger number for the month to 122,018, representing a 7.9 percent increase from the same period last year.
Wednesday, February 26, 2020 - 4:35pm
The community meeting to discuss the Smith Creek Natural Area stewardship plan scheduled for March 5 has been postponed. Updated meeting details will be announced at a future date.
Wednesday, February 26, 2020 - 4:34pm
The City of Colorado Springs and Colorado Springs Utilities (Springs Utilities) are collaborating through their joint SmartCOS program to implement a pilot smart streetlight project. Fifty smart streetlight controllers are being installed on existing LED streetlights around Colorado Springs.
Wednesday, February 26, 2020 - 11:21am
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. – The 2C Advisory Committee will hold its quarterly meeting Thursday, Feb. 27 at 10:30 a.m. in the Pikes Peak Room at City Hall, 107 N. Nevada Street. The meeting will discuss items related to the fourth quarter of 2019, including:
Tuesday, February 25, 2020 - 1:03pm
A 10-month construction project begins Wednesday, Feb. 26 to make voter-approved improvements to a section of Barnes Road west of Powers Boulevard.
Tuesday, February 25, 2020 - 10:12am
The City of Colorado Springs Community Development Division is accepting applications from nonprofit, public, or faith-based organizations for 2020 Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) Public Services and Emergency Solutions Grant (ESG) funds.
Tuesday, February 25, 2020 - 10:11am
Springs in Bloom, an annual volunteer planting program, is encouraging local residents, clubs and businesses to adopt any of the approximately 50 flower beds located throughout Colorado Springs.
Jen, Ted, and Todd sitting in the audio booth
Tuesday, February 25, 2020 - 9:53am
Ever wonder how the traffic lights are timed? Or who’s in charge of the hundreds of intersections around the city? Join Ted & Jen as they bust some of the myths about traffic in Colorado Springs!