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Thursday, April 25, 2019 - 9:32am
On April 11 and April 18, 2019, City Council staff hosted Lodgers and Automobile Rental Tax (LART) workshops for individuals and organizations intending to apply for funding for 2020 events/programs.
Thursday, April 25, 2019 - 9:31am
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo.— Mountain Metropolitan Transit (MMT) bus drivers are participating in a Bicycle-Friendly Driver training class. The class, taught by Bike Colorado Springs volunteers, is designed to teach drivers the best ways to share the road with people riding bicycles. The class will be... Read more
Tuesday, April 23, 2019 - 4:02pm
Colorado Springs, Colo. – The City of Colorado Springs’ Parks, Recreation and Cultural Services Department has received a $31,000 grant to increase access to healthy foods and nutrition education. The funding is part of a $1.5 million grant that the National Recreation and Park Association (NRPA)... Read more
Monday, April 22, 2019 - 9:51am
COLORADO SPRINGS, CO - Colorado Springs Mayor John Suthers is calling on the Colorado legislature to vote down the Paid Family and Medical Leave Act, SB 19-188, because of the harm it would do to local and state economies.
Friday, April 19, 2019 - 8:00am
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. – To perform dam maintenance and repair work, Colorado Springs Utilities is currently lowering the water level at Crystal Creek Reservoir on the north slope of Pikes Peak – America’s Mountain (PPAM). The complete dam surface, including the foundation structures, must be... Read more
Thursday, April 18, 2019 - 11:47am
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo.— Mountain Metropolitan Transit (MMT) bus drivers are participating in a Bicycle-Friendly Driver training class. The class, taught by Bike Colorado Springs volunteers, is designed to teach drivers the best ways to share the road with people riding bicycles.
Wednesday, April 17, 2019 - 2:59pm
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. – The City of Colorado Springs is offering a variety of free family-friendly activities to help the public celebrate and give back during Earth Month 2019. The activities are detailed below. Motorless Morning April 20, 5 a.m.-noon, Garden of the Gods Park
Graphic shows two images. on the left wildfire flames. On the right an aerial view of a flooded neighborhood. Text says "wildfire and flash flood community meetings."
Wednesday, April 17, 2019 - 2:14pm
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. – The Pikes Peak Regional Office of Emergency ManagementThe City and County are consolidating their Offices of Emergency Management in an effort to optimize staff resources, establish a single point of contact during major incidences and enhance communication both during and... Read more
Friday, April 12, 2019 - 2:54pm
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. –  The Swearing In Ceremony for Mayor John Suthers and City Councilors Bill Murray, Tom Strand and Wayne Williams will be held at 10 a.m. on Tuesday on the south steps of the Colorado Springs Pioneers Museum. Election results were certified and became official as of 1:00 p.m... Read more
Wednesday, April 10, 2019 - 11:32am
Below are updates related to the April blizzard. The City of Colorado Springs will provide information as needed throughout the event. Quick links:
Wednesday, April 10, 2019 - 11:24am
EL PASO COUNTY, Colo. – The National Weather Service has issued blizzard and high wind warnings to impact northern El Paso County from noon Wednesday through noon Thursday. The public is urged to prepare for blizzard-like conditions with blowing snow, possibly mixed with thunderstorms, and... Read more
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Tuesday, April 9, 2019 - 10:44am
Colorado Springs is the number three “Best Place to Live” in America, according to the 2019 rankings released by U.S. News & World Report.