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Thursday, January 23, 2020 - 10:25am
Believe it or not, spring is rapidly approaching, and with it comes another exciting year of recreational sports offered by the City’s Sports Office here in Colorado Springs, Olympic City USA.
Thursday, January 23, 2020 - 8:08am
For the month of December, the Colorado Springs Airport (COS) enplaned 71,862 passengers, bringing the total passenger number for the month to 143,517, representing a 16 percent increase from the same period last year. In total, 1,671,757 passengers traveled through the Colorado Springs Airport in... Read more
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Wednesday, January 22, 2020 - 2:36pm
All Coloradans share the responsibility of conserving water, and the City of Colorado Springs is no exception. The City strives to balance its responsibility to provide excellent public service, which includes maintaining its vibrant landscapes, while also efficiently using water. 
Wednesday, January 22, 2020 - 9:22am
It may be tempting to get rid of kitchen grease by dumping it down your kitchen sink or in a storm drain outside your home, but doing so can cause big problems.
Tuesday, January 21, 2020 - 9:56am
Three historic downtown parks are the focus of a public meeting hosted by the city’s Parks, Recreation and Cultural Services Department. After gathering input via focus groups, an online survey and in-person interviews last year, results and concept plans will be presented for community feedback... Read more
Friday, January 17, 2020 - 3:01pm
Community Vision will be presented for additional public input COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. – The Re-Imagine Waldo Canyon planning process will present a draft Community Vision for recreation within the Waldo Canyon area at a public open house on Wednesday, Jan. 22. The event begins at 5:30 p.m. at the... Read more
Thursday, January 16, 2020 - 4:31pm
Several City of Colorado Springs administrative and elected administrative offices and agencies will be fully closed Monday (Jan. 20) in observance of Martin Luther King Jr. Day. Commemorative events honoring the civil rights leader will be held downtown.
Thursday, January 16, 2020 - 4:11pm
The public is invited to comment on Phase 11 of the City’s updated ADA Title II Transition Plan, which includes Mountain Metropolitan Transit facilities. The self-evaluations can be viewed on the City’s website at ColoradoSprings.gov/adatransitionplan. Public Comment will be accepted until... Read more
Wednesday, January 15, 2020 - 1:36pm
The public is invited to an open house Tuesday, Jan. 28, to learn about plans to replace three aging bridges in the North Cheyenne Cañon Park later this fall. The public will have an opportunity to view and provide input on design and construction planning concepts before final design and... Read more
Wednesday, January 15, 2020 - 1:24pm
Work to repair a sinkhole that opened up in July at the Chapel Hills Mall is now complete. A city-owned stormwater pipe that runs under the mall was damaged after a large rain storm, causing the large sinkhole. The Stormwater Enterprise replaced a longer section of the deteriorating pipe to prevent... Read more
Wednesday, January 15, 2020 - 1:11pm
Every child should have the opportunity to enjoy the numerous benefits of youth sports! Olympic City USA received a grant from Comcast NBCUniversal and Children’s Hospital Colorado to cover registration fees for kindergarten-second grade soccer players registered through Parks, Recreation and... Read more
Wednesday, January 15, 2020 - 9:48am
Colorado Springs is one of three Colorado communities that has helped earn the state national recognition by Forbes Magazine for being committed to achieving equitable economic growth in underserved and overlooked communities in Opportunity Zones.