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Bear trying to get into a homeowner's trash can. Be bear smart. City and Colorado Parks and Wildlife logos.
Wednesday, February 19, 2020 - 9:01am
Bears move into neighborhoods when trash is easily accessible, so we are asking people to take the extra step to make their neighborhood ‘Bear Smart'”.
show your neighborhood some love
Thursday, February 13, 2020 - 12:31am
There are lots of ways you can help make your community stronger. Find out where you you can use your knowledge, skills, and talents to make Colorado Springs an even better place to live, work, and play.
Tamyra outdoor portrait
Tuesday, February 11, 2020 - 3:30pm
She’s a 2019 World Champion women’s freestyle wrestler and she trains right here in Olympic City USA! Hear from Tamyra Mensah-Stock about her exciting journey as she sets her sights on competing in the Olympic Games Tokyo 2020 this summer.
Snowy Colorado Springs Roadway
Monday, February 10, 2020 - 6:00am
Watches, and warnings, and alerts, oh my! Winter weather terminology can be confusing, but it’s good to know what these phrases mean so that you can take appropriate steps to keep your home, family, and pets safe.
three snowplows plowing in tandum.
Monday, February 3, 2020 - 2:10pm
Check here for the latest information on weather and the City's snow and ice response.
garden of the gods and pikes peak with text over photo that says "behind the springs."
Tuesday, January 28, 2020 - 11:18am
Does the city have a plan to deal with all of this growth? Of course! A lot of that centers around our planning department, so we’re talking with the director to get an idea of what our city planners do and what they don’t do.
field of green grass. new water-wise rules. city logo
Wednesday, January 22, 2020 - 2:36pm
All Coloradans share the responsibility of conserving water, and the City of Colorado Springs is no exception. The City strives to balance its responsibility to provide excellent public service, which includes maintaining its vibrant landscapes, while also efficiently using water. 
closeup of parking meter
Tuesday, January 14, 2020 - 9:35am
Parking Enterprise Director Scott Lee talks about new parking rates downtown and how the City is planning for future parking needs as development downtown continues to grow.
closeup of parking meters
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