COLORADO SPRINGS, CO July 17, 2019 – The Colorado Springs Pioneers Museum (CSPM) has once again received one of the highest recognition available to any museum in the United States, accreditation by the American Alliance of Museums (AAM). Initially accredited in 1992, the CSPM must undergo an... Read more
Anywhere it rains, it can flood. Flash flooding is one of the disasters that can happen in Colorado Springs. It’s important to be prepared so that everyone in your family knows what to do and where to go.
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. – Mayor John Suthers presented the Spirit of the Springs Celebration Award to Sharon Milito, a retired local elementary school teacher, during a surprise presentation at the Red Rock Canyon Bioblitz on July 21. Milito, who taught fourth grade at District 11’s Patrick Henry... Read more
Our City’s founder General William Palmer would be proud: We kick off the Colorado Springs podcast with a look at our parks department! Parks, Recreation and Cultural Services Director Karen Palus and TOPS (Trails, Open Space and Parks) Manager Scott Abbott share information about a potential... Read more
We are excited to launch a new podcast called "Behind the Springs!" It's a casual, in-depth look at local government with hosts Ted Skroback and Jen Schreuder. Spoiler alert: This podcast is going to be FUN!“We want to be educational, lighthearted and FUN, which can be an elusive word in local... Read more
Curious about what happens inside a police car? Interested in knowing how those television shows stack up against real world policing? Find out for yourself! Applications for the Colorado Springs Police Department’s Fall 2019 Citizens’ Academy are now open.
Information on how to apply and what is... Read more
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. – A section of Foothills Trail, between Blair Bridge and the Garden of the Gods Visitor and Nature Center underpass, will close temporarily from July 29-Aug. 26 due to necessary utility work that is part of a flood mitigation project underway in the northeastern portion of... Read more
We've got a quick overview of 2C paving and concrete work that's taking place right now in Colorado Springs. For more information about 2C or to see the full paving list, visit coloradosprings.gov/2c
Last week (week of July 15, 2019) crews... Read more
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. - The City’s GoCoSprings App, which provides an efficient way for residents to report issues such as potholes and downed trees, began to malfunction in April, delaying the receipt of more than 2,... Read more
COLORADO SPRINGS, COLO. – The City of Colorado Springs Community Development Division will offer its second “Renter Rights 101” informational session August 7 at the Penrose Library in downtown Colorado Springs. A third session will be offered in Southeast Colorado Springs in October.