Press Releases

Thursday, June 28, 2018 - 10:50am
Independence Day fireworks, Family Fourth at Rockledge and other activities abound COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. – Many City of Colorado Springs administrative and elected administrative offices and agencies will be CLOSED Wednesday, July 4 in observance of Independence Day, including: 
Wednesday, June 27, 2018 - 1:54pm
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. — The City of Colorado Springs’ Parks, Recreation and Cultural Services Department will begin to implement the North Cheyenne Cañon Park Master and Management Plan this year.
Kissing Camels at garden of the gods with PlanCOS logo
Monday, June 25, 2018 - 1:40pm
The draft of PlanCOS, comprised of contributions from thousands of residents, is now available online for further public review and input through Aug. 6
Monday, June 25, 2018 - 9:28am
On June 23, 2018, at approximately 5:55 AM, officers with the Colorado Springs Police Department responded to the area of Cheyenne Boulevard and South 8th Street on a report of an adult male in the roadway. Upon arrival, officers located the male in the roadway with traumatic injuries. The male was... Read more
Monday, June 25, 2018 - 8:38am
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. – The City of Colorado Springs is conducting its first urban tree canopy assessment of all the public and private trees within the city. Estimated to be complete by the end of 2018, the assessment will help City Forestry, a division of the Parks, Recreation and Cultural... Read more
Friday, June 22, 2018 - 1:11pm
From January 1, 2018, through June 22, 2018, the Colorado Springs Police Department (CSPD) has investigated 23 fatal traffic collisions in Colorado Springs. Preliminary collision information from the Major Accident Unit indicates:
Friday, June 22, 2018 - 9:54am
[First Fatal Traffic Collision]: On Friday, June 22, 2018, at 2:07AM, the Colorado Springs Police Department (CSPD) received a report of a traffic collision in the intersection of North Powers Boulevard and East Palmer Park Boulevard. Responding officers located a motorcycle that had crashed.
Wednesday, June 20, 2018 - 4:24pm
On June 14, 2018, at approximately 1:20 PM, a dark-colored Toyota 4Runner was seen traveling on Confederate Ridge Drive in northeast Colorado Springs. Unknown male passengers were observed exiting the vehicle and running up to cars to see if they were unlocked. Unlocked vehicles were entered by the... Read more
Wednesday, June 20, 2018 - 10:28am
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo-- The City of Colorado Springs, in partnership with El Paso County and the Colorado Department of Transportation, completed Phase 2 of the Woodmen Road Corridor Improvements Project June 15. The $46 million project expanded Woodmen Road to six lanes between Stinson Road and... Read more
Wednesday, June 20, 2018 - 9:05am
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo.-- Bike to Work Day participants will be able to take advantage of discounts and deals around town as they commute both to and from work.  The 25th Annual Bike to Work Day is Wednesday, June 27 from 6 – 9 a.m. Registration is open,... Read more
Wednesday, June 20, 2018 - 9:02am
On June 20, 2018, the Colorado Springs Police Department was notified Mr. Wilfong had been located at a gas station in northwest Colorado Springs. He was uninjured and has been reunited with his family. CSPD thanks the public, media, Colorado Springs Fire Department, and El Paso County Search... Read more
Wednesday, June 20, 2018 - 8:43am
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. – Recent local reports regarding the closure of the Pikes Peak – America’s Mountain highway are incorrect. There was a non-injury wreck during a practice session for the Pikes Peak International Hill Climb (PPIHC) early this morning on the highway, but the wreck has been... Read more