Press Releases

Monday, December 31, 2018 - 11:02am
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. – Colorado Springs Mayoral and City Council candidates for the 2019 General Municipal Election on April 2, 2019, can begin to circulate nominating petitions on Jan. 2. Elected positions on the April ballot will include Mayor and three at-large City Council seats. Each office... Read more
Sunday, December 30, 2018 - 8:49pm
Investments and grants are pouring into Southeast Colorado Springs, 2018 was an important year for creating plans to improve infrastructure, connectivity and economy for years to come.
Friday, December 28, 2018 - 12:26pm
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo.- The Colorado Springs Fire Department achieved several objectives in its continued efforts to improve the outcome of calls for service and events in 2018. Here are three of the many highlights from the CSFD in 2018. Community Response Team Expansion
Thursday, December 27, 2018 - 8:42am
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. – City officials accomplished several important objectives in 2018 to address the city’s stormwater infrastructure needs, from the reactivation of the Stormwater Enterprise and fee in July that dedicated funding for stormwater programs, infrastructure and compliance, to the... Read more
Wednesday, December 26, 2018 - 11:04am
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. – From the continued development of City for Champions’ sports and place-making infrastructure to hosting several world-class sporting events and increased community involvement from Team USA athletes all across the city, Colorado Springs continued to solidify itself as “... Read more
Wednesday, December 26, 2018 - 8:04am
City Council worked thousands of hours in 2018 to pass hundreds of ordinances and resolutions creating a bright outlook for the future of Colorado Springs. City growth and development are at an all-time high, and the Council continues to work in collaboration with the Mayor’s Office, especially in... Read more
Saturday, December 22, 2018 - 11:49am
Colorado Springs, CO – A total of 1,601,329 passengers traveled through the Colorado Springs Airport (COS) during the first eleven months of 2018 –representing a 4.6 percent increase in total passenger traffic compared to the same period in 2017. Although monthly traffic decreased 12.4% when... Read more
Mountain Metro Bus driving through downtown
Friday, December 21, 2018 - 1:09pm
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo.— In 2018 Mountain Metropolitan Transit (MMT) added more bus routes, more service, and more options. If you need to get to school, to work, or to a medical appointment you now have more opportunities to use public transit for your trip:
Friday, December 21, 2018 - 10:14am
On November 1, 2018, the Colorado Springs Police Department began grant-funded additional speeding enforcement with funds from the Colorado Department of Transportation (CDOT). Since that date, CSPD has conducted several deployments targeting excessive speed in areas with a high number of injury... Read more
Friday, December 21, 2018 - 8:36am
On December 20, 2018, at approximately 1:56 PM, officers with the Colorado Springs Police Department responded to the 2100 block of Delta Drive on a reported dead body. Upon arrival, officers located an adult male inside an apartment with traumatic injuries and no signs of life. The Colorado... Read more
Thursday, December 20, 2018 - 1:55pm
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. – The following City of Colorado Springs administrative and elected administrative offices and agencies will be fully closed Monday and Tuesday (Dec. 24-25) and Jan. 1 in observance of the Christmas and New Year’s Day holidays: