News

Thursday, December 10, 2020 - 9:00am
City Council interviewed four applicants to fill Councilmember Andy Pico’s District 6 seat when he is sworn into the Colorado House of Representatives in January. City Council recommended Department of Transportation specialist, James “Mike” O’Malley to fill the seat. In January, an official vote... Read more
Wednesday, December 9, 2020 - 9:13am
In November 2019, Colorado Springs voters approved a five-year extension of the 2C sales tax that generates revenue specifically for road improvements. The extension is at a reduced tax rate of 0.57%, down from 0.62%.
Wednesday, December 9, 2020 - 6:00am
Construction of the new Pikes Peak Summit Complex is a challenging project, but construction crews never thought the popular fresh donuts made at the summit would present an additional challenge.
Thank you doctors
Friday, December 4, 2020 - 4:27pm
Our local health care workers deserve our appreciation during these tough times. See our list of suggested ways you can directly support front line health care workers.
Tuesday, December 1, 2020 - 1:10pm
They’re called crimes of opportunity. The key is to NOT give criminals the opportunity. The Colorado Springs Police Department’s Crime Prevention Officers have great tips about puffing, porch pirates, online shopping and more. We hope this conversation helps you have a happy and safe holiday season!
Tuesday, December 1, 2020 - 8:24am
As construction continues on the new Pikes Peak Summit Complex, which is on schedule to open in the summer of 2021, more than 80% of the project’s $15 million fundraising goal has been met. Beginning Dec. 1, Pikes Peak – America’s Mountain is participating in Giving Tuesday to raise awareness of... Read more
Monday, November 30, 2020 - 3:34pm
Two flood mitigation projects in Colorado Springs were recognized by the American Council of Engineering Companies (ACEC) for efforts to find impactful and innovative ways to protect our community from flooding.
Tuesday, November 24, 2020 - 11:05pm
Current City Council District 6 City Councilmember Andres Pico ran for and was elected to the Colorado House of Representatives. He will vacate the office of City Councilmember prior to taking the Oath of Office on January 13, 2021 for the House of Representative Seat. The City Council is seeking... Read more
Tuesday, November 24, 2020 - 3:13pm
At its meeting on Tuesday, Nov. 24, Colorado Springs’ City Council voted to adopt Public Art COS, the city’s first public art master planA plan for the development of a portion of the city that contains proposed land uses, a generalized transportation system, and the relationship of the area... Read more
Tuesday, November 24, 2020 - 12:26pm
All City of Colorado Springs administrative and elected administrative offices and agencies will be closed Thursday, Nov. 26 and Friday, Nov. 27 in observance of Thanksgiving.
Monday, November 23, 2020 - 3:57pm
The Parks, Recreation and Cultural Services Department is continuing work to complete improvement projects in City parks, sports and cultural facilities, and on trails. Funding for this myriad of improvements was approved by voters who passed ballot measure 2B in the November 2019 election,... Read more
Monday, November 23, 2020 - 2:00pm
The City of Colorado Springs’ Parking Enterprise will charge a $2 daily flat fee at all three of its downtown parking garages starting Monday, Nov. 23. Garage users will pay upon entry.