Press Releases

Thursday, October 4, 2018 - 4:03pm
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo—The City of Colorado Springs is launching a new program for high school students, allowing 10th and 11th graders to serve as non-voting members on the City’s boards, commissions and committees. The Youth Ambassador Program is now accepting applications from Colorado Springs... Read more
Wednesday, October 3, 2018 - 3:58pm
Due to changes implemented by the Colorado Bureau of Investigation (CBI), the Colorado Springs Police Department (CSPD) will no longer offer non-criminal fingerprint services to the general public after October 20, 2018. These services include, but are not limited to:
Garden of the Gods and Pikes Peak
Wednesday, October 3, 2018 - 8:35am
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. – For the first time, Pikes Peak – America’s Mountain has welcomed more than 500,000 annual visitors. The 103-year-old highway has seen year-over-year growth since 2013, most recently welcoming 498,722 visitors in 2017. Through Sept. 30, 527,696 people have visited Pikes... Read more
Tuesday, October 2, 2018 - 3:07pm
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. – The Mayor's Office today announced its finalists for the fifth annual Mayor’s Young Leader Awards. Launched in 2015 to celebrate the outstanding achievements of young professionals age 40 and under, a record number of nominations were received during the six-week... Read more
Tuesday, October 2, 2018 - 1:17pm
Colorado Springs, CO – At the end of August, 2018, a total of 1,192,026 passengers traveled through the Colorado Springs Airport (COS), representing a 12.6 percent increase in year-to-date total passenger traffic from August, 2017. Year-to-date passenger enplanements for August amounted to 589,877... Read more
Tuesday, October 2, 2018 - 11:55am
In accordance with Colorado law, the Colorado Springs Police Department is notifying the community that Mark Alan White has moved to a new address in the Colorado Springs Police Department’s jurisdiction. White is a sex offender whose past behavior has led him to be labeled a Sexually Violent... Read more
Tuesday, October 2, 2018 - 8:05am
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. – The United States Olympic Committee’s Athlete Career and Education program is piloting a job shadow program for Team USA athletes in Colorado Springs – Olympic City USA. During the first week of October, the program will connect seven athletes with four local employers for... Read more
Monday, October 1, 2018 - 3:47pm
Colorado Springs, CO – On September 29, 2018, at approximately 9:13 p.m., the Colorado Springs Fire Department responded to a report of a structure fire at 836 Kingsley Drive. Upon arrival, fire crews on scene described the structure as a wood-framed, single-story, single-family dwelling that had... Read more
Monday, October 1, 2018 - 9:31am
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. - Mayor John Suthers presented a balanced 2019 budget to Colorado Springs City Council today. The 2019 General Fund budget is $302.1 million, $15.4 million or 5.4 percent more than the 2018 budget. The increase is largely due to a projected increase in sales and use tax... Read more
Friday, September 28, 2018 - 2:17pm
On September 27, 2018, the Metro Fugitive Unit and a U.S. Marshals officer were looking for David Adkins, 30 years of age, in regards to active felony warrants: April 13, 2018 – Aggravated Robbery August 29, 2018 – Felony Theft Warrant August 31, 2018 – Burglary Warrant In addition to the above... Read more
Friday, September 28, 2018 - 8:01am
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. – The City of Colorado Springs and Colorado Springs Utilities partnered to complete extensive construction work on 21st Street. The improvement project, which began in April, will be completed on Friday (Sept. 28) with the street scheduled to reopen that evening.
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Thursday, September 27, 2018 - 3:47pm
The Colorado Springs Police Department is seeking the community’s assistance in identifying the attached pictured male who is believed to be a possible witness to an active felony investigation. Anyone with information is asked to call the Colorado Springs Police Department at (719) 444-7000; or if... Read more