News

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Monday, January 13, 2020 - 8:52am
Due to feedback from local businesses and organizations, the Parking Enterprise has adjusted evening meters to allow for up to four hours of parking between 6-10 p.m. Guests can feed the meter for the maximum of four hours, or until the meter enforcement time ends at 10 p.m.
Monday, January 13, 2020 - 8:44am
There’s a lot of work going on at the airport that you might not know about! Scott Lawrence is an operations agent at the COS Airport and he lets us ride along to see what it takes to keep our local runways safe.
Jen and Ted give thumbs up from the audio booth. Gray sound proof materials on the way behind them, studio microphones and sound board in front.
Friday, January 10, 2020 - 1:45pm
Colorado Springs is lucky number 13! That's right, our amazing city is ranked #13 on the New York Times’ prestigious “52 Places to Visit in 2020” list. Ted and Jen are here to celebrate!
aerial view of garden of the gods
Friday, January 10, 2020 - 9:53am
Foothills Trail, between Blair Bridge and the Garden of the Gods Visitor and Nature Center underpass, will reopen Saturday, Jan. 11. The trail has been closed since July 29 due to work associated with a flood mitigation project that is still underway in the northeastern portion of Garden of the... Read more
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Thursday, January 2, 2020 - 12:02pm
Start 2021 off right. Make sure you and your family are prepared for an emergency. Remember, disasters don't plan ahead, but you can. Here are some simple steps you can take as you welcome the New Year.
John Suthers head shot
Tuesday, December 31, 2019 - 9:21am
Jen and Ted have a great conversation with Mayor John Suthers about his job as Mayor, why he chose public service and public office and how he stays focused. He shares the importance of setting goals along with his favorite part of serving as the Mayor of COS.
Friday, December 27, 2019 - 1:41pm
Downtown Colorado Springs experienced unprecedented growth in 2019, thanks to a residential building boom, the opening or groundbreaking of four hotels and the coming development of landmark projects to include the U.S. Olympic and Paralympic Museum, Downtown Stadium, Robson Arena and the Vermijo... Read more
Monday, December 23, 2019 - 8:25am
The City of Colorado Springs will allocate $4.4 million towards the addition of 20 sworn police officers and eight full-time fire personnel in 2020. This investment continues the City’s commitment to add 120 officers to the Colorado Springs Police Department and 32 full-time positions to the... Read more
Friday, December 20, 2019 - 10:40am
Over the last decade, the Pikes Peak Region has welcomed a record number of visitors and several high-profile improvement projects are underway to create an enhanced experience for all. Visit COS is helping to guide this sustainable growth within the tourism industry through a regional Destination... Read more
Friday, December 20, 2019 - 9:10am
In 2019, the Colorado Springs Police Department made traffic safety a priority following a record high number of traffic deaths in Colorado Springs the previous year. In an effort to reduce traffic fatalities, the CSPD has not only stepped up enforcement in 2019, but also worked closely with... Read more
Wednesday, December 18, 2019 - 8:14am
It’s a question we get from time to time after it snows. It’s understandable when getting down your street is the toughest part of your drive on a snowy day. 
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Tuesday, December 17, 2019 - 12:34pm
Pothole on your street? Want to find the nearest park? There’s an app for that called GoCOS! It’s free to download onto your phone so that the power is at your fingertips. Hear from Citizen Engagement Specialist Jay Anderson about the features of the city’s new app and why the city needs you to use... Read more