News

Wednesday, July 7, 2021 - 4:01pm
The Law Enforcement Transparency and Accountability Commission (LETAC) voted unanimously at a regular meeting on Tuesday, July 6, to put forth a formal recommendation that the City of Colorado Springs expand the use of Crisis Response Teams.
Wednesday, July 7, 2021 - 3:25pm
The City of Colorado Springs was founded on July 31, 1871. To recognize the 150th anniversary of this historic moment, there will be a celebration downtown along the newly redesigned Vermijo Street. The festivities will take place on Saturday, July 31, 2021. This once-in-a-lifetime celebration... Read more
Tuesday, July 6, 2021 - 12:29pm
July is national Park & Recreation Month and the Parks, Recreation and Cultural Services Department is kicking it off by asking community members to participate in a community-wide survey.
Friday, July 2, 2021 - 3:07pm
The Parks, Recreation and Cultural Services Department had been seeking a new operator for the Westside Community Center through its established procurement process since November 2020. On July 2, the department announced it was unable to come to a mutual agreement during its most recent... Read more
Friday, July 2, 2021 - 2:53pm
Highest visitor center in the world opens with fanfare at 14,115 feet above sea level
Friday, July 2, 2021 - 2:10pm
Many City of Colorado Springs administrative and elected administrative offices and agencies will be CLOSED Monday, July 5 in observance of Independence Day
Friday, July 2, 2021 - 1:02pm
The public is invited to comment on Phase 14 of the City of Colorado Springs’ updated ADA Title II Transition Plan.
looking down the path of the bridge. on the left, a curved wall that loops overhead and to the other side. there are large curved gaps in the wall on each side. The effect is a wave that moves from one side of the bridge to the other.
Thursday, July 1, 2021 - 10:00am
It’s a symbol of progress and a piece of art. The iconic Park Union Bridge is longer than a football field and provides a major connection to downtown Colorado Springs. You may have seen the construction taking place over the past year, but now, the much anticipated bridge it is open to the public.
two men fill pothole
Wednesday, June 30, 2021 - 7:00am
2C paving has improved the condition of roads citywide, paving nearly 1,066 lane miles of roadway. But because of our freeze-thaw climate, potholes will continue to be a reality in our city. Here is how our Public Works Department is addressing the challenge.
two middle school age kids (a boy and a girl) stand in front of a MMT bus. They are holding purple signs with white writing that says "kids ride free" with an MMT logo.
Tuesday, June 29, 2021 - 9:27am
All youth 18 and under will ride fixed-route city buses for free during the months of July and August! Riders will need to show a school or state issued identification card as proof of age to take advantage of the free fares.
Tuesday, June 29, 2021 - 9:15am
One of the City’s most popular parks is fully open after weeks of daily road closures, and it’s better than ever.
Pike Peak Summit Visitor Center sign. Outdoor viewing platform and wall of windows on the visitor center in the background.
Thursday, June 24, 2021 - 9:00am
After three years of construction, the new state-of-the-art visitor center is open and ready to offer locals and tourists of all ages and abilities an immersive visitor experience.