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Friday, September 2, 2022 - 11:08am
Prospect Lake in Memorial Park is open as of Friday morning after being closed Thursday, Sept. 1 to bodily contact following a positive test for an elevated concentration of E. coli. The lake water was tested a second time on Sept. 1 and staff received the results Sept. 2. The initial test on Aug.... Read more
Thursday, September 1, 2022 - 3:18pm
The City of Colorado Springs will host a quarterly ADA forum via Google Meet on Thursday, Sept. 8 at 1 p.m. Topics on the agenda are: Current and upcoming projects for 2022/23, Public Right of Way Transition Plan, and Web Accessibility.
Thursday, September 1, 2022 - 1:05pm
All City of Colorado Springs administrative offices and agencies will be CLOSED Monday, Sept. 5 in observance of Labor Day.
Thursday, August 25, 2022 - 9:28am
“It’s been a busy summer and whether it’s people visiting Colorado Springs or locals traveling outbound, it’s exciting to see more and more people choosing to fly COS for all of their traveling needs,” said Greg Phillips, Director of Aviation.
Tuesday, August 23, 2022 - 10:38am
The City of Colorado Springs has launched an emergency preparedness campaign called “COS Ready.” This campaign provides a series of actions focused on preparing for an emergency, including a 1-2-3 checklist for community members to improve their readiness. 1. Sign up for Alerts, 2. Know your Zone,... Read more
Tuesday, August 23, 2022 - 9:39am
We hope this episode of Behind the Springs motivates you to do more than just listen. We are launching a program called COS Ready with 3 simple steps to help our community be prepared for any type of emergency. Sign up for alerts, know your zone and make a plan. Join this conversation with the... Read more
Monday, August 22, 2022 - 10:53am
The newly renovated Panorama Park celebrated its grand reopening on Saturday, Aug. 20. Councilmember Yolanda Avila and project partners El Paso County Public Health (EPCPH), RISE | Southeast Colorado Springs, and Trust for Public Land (TPL) joined Colorado Springs Mayor John Suthers in a ceremonial... Read more
Friday, August 19, 2022 - 2:12pm
The grand reopening celebration of Panorama Park is Saturday, Aug. 20. This free, family-friendly event kicks off at 10 a.m. with an opening ceremony and official ribbon cutting on the park’s new event lawn. The ceremony will feature Pikes Peak Poet Laureate Ashley Cornelius who will perform an... Read more
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