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Wednesday, July 27, 2022 - 10:27am
Do you know a person or community group that has made a significant contribution to helping keep Colorado Springs clean? Highlight their accomplishments by nominating them for the “Spirit of the Springs KeepItCleanCOS” Award.
Monday, July 25, 2022 - 2:34pm
The Colorado Springs Fire Department, by and through its Division of the Fire Marshal, determines risks inherent to structure, grassland, and wildfires have reduced. Therefore, due to current and forecasted conditions, Burn Restriction Order 2022-R2 shall be rescinded for the City of Colorado... Read more
Thursday, July 21, 2022 - 2:17pm
The Pikes Peak PrideFest takes place in Colorado Springs on Saturday and Sunday, July 23 and 24. The parade will take place at 11 a.m. on Sunday. Road closures will be implemented for the festival beginning Friday, July 22.
Thursday, July 21, 2022 - 2:14pm
The Colorado Springs Police Department (CSPD) is excited to announce a partnership with SCHEELS. SCHEELS is making a $12,000 donation to support Play COS. This equates to a 3-year commitment to partner with CSPD to give sports balls to kids in Colorado Springs.
Wednesday, July 20, 2022 - 12:17pm
Panorama Park, which has been undergoing the largest neighborhood park renovation in city history, is set to reopen Saturday, Aug. 20 with a grand reopening celebration. The free, family-friendly event will kick off at 10 a.m. with an opening ceremony and official ribbon cutting on Panorama’s new... Read more
Tuesday, July 19, 2022 - 2:39pm
The Colorado Springs’ Parks, Recreation, and Cultural Services Department is teaming up with Butterfly Effect Theatre of Colorado (BETC) to present “Amelia’s Big Idea”: A Musical for Kids on Saturday, July 23 at noon in Antlers Park. The musical is based upon a child who wants to build a dog park... Read more
Mountain Metro Bus driving through downtown
Tuesday, July 19, 2022 - 9:30am
August is a great time to try riding the bus! You can ride Mountain Metropolitan Transit buses for FREE! Riding the bus is easy! Here are some resources to make your first trip a success!
Monday, July 18, 2022 - 1:10pm
They deal with everything from piles of trash, to elderly residents needing help, to people who don’t shovel their sidewalks in the winter. We have a whole team in the city devoted to keeping our neighborhoods looking as good as possible. Hear from two of them as they share stories, ways you can... Read more
mayor suthers headshot
Friday, July 15, 2022 - 10:32am
Ready or not, our city is growing. Mayor John Suthers talks about why it’s critical for city government to focus on certain aspects of responsible growth. These priorities impact your daily life and this conversation could impact your views about growth!
volunteers working on a trail
Wednesday, July 13, 2022 - 2:45pm
Volunteer opportunities in our parks system abound. Whether it is a one-time service project or a long-term volunteer position, there are many ways to get involved.
Tuesday, July 12, 2022 - 9:37am
 The 2022 Off the Street Breakfast will take place in downtown Colorado Springs on Thursday, July 14 from 7-8:30 a.m. The following road closures will be in place beginning Wednesday, July 13 for the event:  12 p.m. Wednesday until 12:00 p.m. Thursday
Tuesday, July 12, 2022 - 9:29am
Eastbound traffic on Platte Avenue will be reduced to a single lane on the bridge over Sand Creek between Wooten Road and the Powers Boulevard interchange beginning today through Friday. Westbound traffic on Platte Avenue will be reduced to a single lane daily between 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.  All work is... Read more