News

Friday, July 8, 2022 - 3:17pm
Roadway preparation work for paving at the intersection of Fontanero and Chestnut streets will require a temporary full closure of the intersection on Monday, July 11 through Friday, July 15.  The intersection will be closed as part of the ongoing work for the Centennial Boulevard Extension project... Read more
Thursday, July 7, 2022 - 12:00pm
Colorado Springs Police Department’s K9 Chewie will receive a bullet and stab protective vest thanks to a charitable donation from the non-profit organization Vested Interest in K9s, Inc.  K9 Chewie’s vest is sponsored by Eric and Paula Sayer of Colorado Springs, CO, and will be embroidered with... Read more
Friday, July 1, 2022 - 1:26pm
The City of Colorado Springs invites residents and visitors to celebrate National Park and Recreation Month this July in Olympic City USA. This National Recreation and Park Association (NRPA) initiative will be recognized locally with free community events and more to celebrate and promote the many... Read more
Friday, July 1, 2022 - 12:27pm
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. – The following City of Colorado Springs administrative and elected administrative offices and agencies will be closed Monday, July 4 in observance of Independence Day:
Thursday, June 30, 2022 - 4:36pm
The City of Colorado Springs has announced a path forward for the Westside Community Center. The center, located in Old Colorado City, will operate as a public-private partnership.
Thursday, June 30, 2022 - 12:14pm
Colorado Springs Police Department’s K9 Britta will receive a bullet and stab protective vest thanks to a charitable donation from non-profit organization Vested Interest in K9s, Inc.  K9 Britta’s vest will be embroidered with the sentiment “In memory of K9 Petra - EOW 9/8/14”.  Delivery is... Read more
Wednesday, June 29, 2022 - 4:22pm
Research Parkway will be closed at Black Forest Road for approximately five weeks beginning today to begin rebuilding the intersection. Traffic will remain open in both directions of Black Forest Road, but turn movements to and from Research Parkway will be closed.
Wednesday, June 29, 2022 - 10:57am
The City Council is seeking to fill seven voting members on the newly created Sustainability Advisory Board. The Board advises City Council on the effects of local government policies, programs, and operations pertaining to sustainability and corresponding impacts on the community, including but... Read more
An unofficial trail that has been blocked by branches, a row of rocks and a log.
Tuesday, June 28, 2022 - 3:28pm
Our trails are a treasure around here, but a large amount of illegal trails are causing problems. Hear from the experts at the city and county about these “unofficial” trails and why they’re hurtful to our environment and our budget. Find out how to avoid them and get involved in future planning of... Read more
red light camera
Tuesday, June 28, 2022 - 3:10pm
The City of Colorado Springs has added additional red light cameras at four intersections as part of the “Red Light Safety Camera Program.” The goal of the red light camera program is to protect drivers, passengers, cyclists, and pedestrians from injuries or crashes caused by red light running.
Tuesday, June 28, 2022 - 10:49am
The City of Colorado Springs’ Planning Commission and Downtown Review Board meetings will both take place at a new location and on new days each month starting in July.
Monday, June 27, 2022 - 4:37pm
Traffic on the Circle Drive Bridges over Fountain Creek and Union Pacific Railroad will be reduced to one lane in each direction starting today, along with speed reductions, to allow for safety inspections of the bridges. The duration of the lane closures are unknown at this time.