Press Releases

Wednesday, August 8, 2018 - 12:13pm
Aug. 21 community meeting to feature current and planned projects among other topics COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. – The City of Colorado Springs invites members of the Hillside community to attend an open house on Tuesday, Aug. 21 from 5:30-7:30 p.m. at the Hillside Community Center (925 South Institute... Read more
Tuesday, August 7, 2018 - 1:00pm
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. – The City of Colorado Springs Parks, Recreation and Cultural Services department is installing gates at all of the roadway access points surrounding Garden of the Gods Park. Once installed, the gates will allow for the implementation of overnight gate closures that will... Read more
Monday, August 6, 2018 - 1:17pm
On August 5, 2018, at approximately 5:22 PM, officers from the Colorado Springs Police Department’s Sand Creek Division responded to an apartment complex in the 3100 block of East Fountain Boulevard on the report of a possible drowning involving three children. Upon arrival of officers and the... Read more
Monday, August 6, 2018 - 1:16pm
On July 29, 2018, at approximately 11:02 AM, officers with the Colorado Springs Police Department responded to the intersection of Hancock Expressway and South Academy Boulevard, in reference to a crash involving an automobile and a pedestrian. Upon arrival, officers found the female pedestrian, 36... Read more
Friday, August 3, 2018 - 4:57pm
Colorado Springs, Colo. - The City of Colorado Springs Community Development Division, in collaboration with the Colorado Springs Urban Renewal Authority, is pleased to announce that they are soliciting applications for its Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) Commercial Façade and Frontage... Read more
Friday, August 3, 2018 - 10:42am
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. – As part of the first urban tree canopy assessment in Colorado Springs, City Forestry is hoping to receive additional feedback from a public survey. The short online survey, which closes on Aug. 20, will help forestry better understand residents’ overall knowledge and... Read more
Wednesday, August 1, 2018 - 3:10pm
On August 1, 2018 at approximately 11:15 am, Sand Creek Patrol Officers were in the area of East Fountain Boulevard and South Chelton Road on an unrelated call for service when they observed a black Jeep that matched the description of a vehicle wanted in connection to several recent personal... Read more
Monday, July 30, 2018 - 3:03pm
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. – Colorado Springs, Olympic City USA, is the most desirable place to live in the nation, according to U.S. News & World Report. The... Read more
Monday, July 30, 2018 - 2:45pm
On May 18, 2018, at 3:04AM, two males entered Amy’s Donuts, located in the 2700 block of East Fountain Boulevard. The masked suspects struck one of the victims over the head with a handgun. The handgun went off, and fortunately no one was struck by the stray bullet. The suspects fled the area on... Read more
Friday, July 27, 2018 - 4:55pm
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo— Hundreds of people have already attended the previous six open houses, but there is one more opportunity for the public to meet with City staff and give direct feedback about PlanCOS, Colorado Springs’ comprehensive plan draft. Input about the PlanCOS draft can also be made... Read more
Friday, July 27, 2018 - 1:34pm
Local access only between only on North Hancock Avenue to close between East Kiowa and Cucharras streets COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. — Starting 6 a.m., Wednesday, August 1 North Hancock Avenue will close between East Kiowa Street and East Cucharras Street including the intersection with Pikes Peak... Read more
Friday, July 27, 2018 - 9:46am
The Colorado Springs Police Department is pleased to announce the Fall 2018 Cadet Academy. The Cadet Academy will take place every Saturday from September 15, 2018, through October 13, 2018.