News

Thursday, August 11, 2022 - 10:11am
Mountain Metro Transit and their partners invite the public to participate in the City of Colorado Springs Passenger Rail Station Location Study public engagement milestone.
Thursday, August 11, 2022 - 10:04am
Upcoming special events, including the Broadmoor Cycle to the Summit and Starlight Spectacular (Aug. 13), the 7th annual Firefighter Incline Climb, the 66th annual Pikes Peak Ascent (Sept. 17) and the 67th annual Pikes Peak Marathon (Sept. 18), will impact access to popular Colorado Springs park... Read more
Wednesday, August 10, 2022 - 2:47pm
The Mayor's Office is now accepting nominations for the annual Mayor’s Young Leader Awards. Launched in 2015, the awards celebrate the outstanding achievements of young professionals, age 40 and under, whose efforts positively impact the Colorado Springs community. Nominees must live or work in... Read more
Wednesday, August 10, 2022 - 12:34pm
The Foothills Trail in Garden of the Gods Park reopened this week along with a new multi-use trail underpass beneath Gateway Road. The new connection allows bikes and pedestrians to cross under the road without having to negotiate traffic. Trail users should be aware that construction activities... Read more
Wednesday, August 10, 2022 - 12:33pm
The City of Colorado Springs and Exponential Impact are launching the Survive & Thrive: Propel COS Grant program to help local businesses that are struggling with negative impacts from the COVID-19 pandemic.
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Tuesday, August 9, 2022 - 11:15am
Pikes Peak – America’s Mountain is pleased to announce the return of its popular sunrise openings. On Aug. 27 and Sept. 11, visitors can access the Pikes Peak Highway from 4:45-6:30 a.m. The new Summit Visitor Center will be open during the special event.
Friday, August 5, 2022 - 8:57am
Mayor John Suthers presented the Spirit of the Springs Celebration Award to Heba Abdelaal during a presentation at the Military Spouse Coffee on August 4. Heba, who has served as the Legislative Committee Chairman for the Military Spouse Coalition for over four years, was recognized for her... Read more
Thursday, August 4, 2022 - 4:43pm
The City of Colorado Springs is seeking volunteers to serve on the following Boards, Commissions, and Committees: City/County Drainage Board, Civil Service Commission, and Development Review Enterprise Customer Advisory Committee. Applications are due by 5 p.m. on Thursday, August 18.
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Thursday, August 4, 2022 - 12:48pm
View the City's strategic plan, dive deeper into how our City is performing on key metrics, and learn more about what individual departments are doing to achieve our strategic goals.
Thursday, August 4, 2022 - 10:14am
The City of Colorado Springs has an additional red-light camera at the intersection of Fillmore and Union as part of the “Red-Light Safety Camera Program.” The new intersections will go live today, August 5, and a 30-day warning period will start. Following the warning period, a $75 fine will be... Read more
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Thursday, August 4, 2022 - 9:01am
A new self-guided audio tour has launched for Garden of the Gods Park. The free TravelStorys GPS mobile application provides visitors with a personal tour guide, sharing stories about the park’s diverse ecosystems, geology, cultures, and more.
Monday, August 1, 2022 - 4:29pm
If you don’t ride the bus, we have a lot of reasons why this the perfect time to take a ride! Free fares in August, a new downtown shuttle and electric buses … just to name a few. Plus, Mountain Metro Transit is celebrating 50 years!