Press Releases

Wednesday, September 5, 2018 - 1:03pm
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. – The City of Colorado Springs Parks, Recreation and Cultural Services department will begin implementing an after-hour gate closure at the Ridge Road entrance to Garden of the Gods Park on Friday (Sept. 7). The gate will help administer the park’s official closure time and... Read more
Wednesday, September 5, 2018 - 10:15am
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo.-- The Colorado Springs Economic Development Division encourages individuals to learn about investment opportunities and submit qualifying projects as part of the new federal Opportunity Zone program. Designed to attract long-term investment to communities that have... Read more
Tuesday, September 4, 2018 - 3:18pm
Colorado Springs, CO – On August 26, 2018, at approximately 10:25 a.m., the Colorado Springs Fire Department responded to a report of a structure fire at 1518 Chutney Court. Fire companies arrived within 3½ minutes to find fire extending from a shed in the backyard to the single-family dwelling’s... Read more
Tuesday, September 4, 2018 - 11:21am
The Colorado Springs Police Department’s Violent Crimes Section has obtained an arrest warrant for 27 year old Jimmy Lee NEILL. Neill has been identified as the suspect in a stabbing which occurred at Dorchester Park, 1130 South Nevada Avenue, on August 30, 2018 at approximately 11:16 PM. Neill is... Read more
Friday, August 31, 2018 - 9:25am
On August 31, 2018, at approximately 2:21 AM, officers with the Colorado Springs Police Department responded to the 200 block of East Las Vegas Street, on a reported man down. Upon arrival, officers found a non-responsive adult male with a traumatic injury. The Colorado Springs Fire Department... Read more
Thursday, August 30, 2018 - 3:28pm
On Friday, August 24, 2018 at approximately 2:47 PM, the Colorado Springs Police Department was notified of a head-on crash near the intersection of E. Woodmen Rd. and Test Dr.  Upon arrival, officers determined a maroon Dodge Ram pick-up truck was westbound on E. Woodmen Rd. when it crossed the... Read more
Thursday, August 30, 2018 - 8:08am
Update On August 30, 2018, the Colorado Springs Police Department’s Violent Crimes Homicide Unit, arrested 22 year old Micahi Stacy Hughes, a resident of Colorado Springs, for the August 29, 2018, homicide which occurred in the 1400 block of Austin Bluffs Parkway. Micahi Hughs was arrested and... Read more
Thursday, August 30, 2018 - 8:07am
Update: The El Paso County Coroner’s Office has identified the deceased male who was shot on August 27, 2018, in the 1300 block of East Las Animas Street, as Terrell Cortez Madrid Duran, 30 years of age and a resident of Colorado Springs. Mr. Duran’s death is the 20th homicide investigated by the... Read more
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Wednesday, August 29, 2018 - 3:07pm
All City of Colorado Springs administrative and elected administrative offices and agencies will be CLOSED Monday (Sept. 3) in observance of Labor Day.
Monday, August 27, 2018 - 4:16pm
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. –Pikes Peak Avenue will reopen to traffic with a single lane in each direction through the intersections of Hancock Avenue and Union Boulevard Wednesday at 5 p.m. Hancock Avenue will reopen at the intersection of Pikes Peak Avenue. All work is weather dependent and schedules... Read more
Friday, August 24, 2018 - 12:40pm
Colorado Springs, CO – On August 21, 2018, at approximately 8:20 a.m., the Colorado Springs Fire Department responded to a report of a structure fire at 7260 Amberly Drive. Fire companies arrived within 4 minutes to find light grey smoke showing from the garage door of a single-story (with basement... Read more
Friday, August 24, 2018 - 11:14am
Colorado Springs, CO – Moody’s Investors Service has maintained a rating of Baa1 on City of Colorado Springs Airport Enterprise’s Airport System Revenue Bonds.  The outlook is stable. The rating agency highlighted the Colorado Springs Airport (COS)’s “demonstrated willingness and ability to manage... Read more