News

Tuesday, June 14, 2022 - 2:09pm
The first phase of construction on the 30th Street corridor project, including a new roundabout at Gateway Road and 30th Street, is nearly complete. Transitioning to the second phase of construction requires a major traffic pattern change on 30th Street. Starting on Friday, June 17, 30th Street... Read more
Monday, June 13, 2022 - 12:31pm
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. – The 2022 Colorado Springs Western Street Breakfast will take place in downtown Colorado Springs on Wednesday, June 15 from 5:30-9 a.m. The following morning road closures will be in place on June 15 for the event:  Midnight-noon  Pikes Peak Avenue between Cascade and... Read more
Tuesday, June 7, 2022 - 12:35pm
The City of Colorado Springs will host a quarterly ADA forum via Google Meet on Thursday, September 8th at 1 p.m.  Topics on the agenda are: Current and upcoming projects for 2022/23 Public Right of Way Transition Plan Web Accessibility Login and Accessibility Information
Tuesday, June 7, 2022 - 10:40am
What does the City Auditor’s office do and why should you care? Those are the questions we answer in this episode of Behind the Springs, thanks to a great conversation with our City Auditor. What she and her team do impacts everyone in COS. Find out how!
Friday, June 3, 2022 - 2:52pm
The 18th annual Pikes Peak Soap Box Derby will impact a section of E. Costilla Street on both Sunday, June 5 (practice day) and June 12 (event day). On both days, E. Costilla Street will be closed between Wahsatch Avenue and El Paso Street from 6 a.m.-6 p.m.
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Friday, June 3, 2022 - 2:06pm
The Colorado Springs Fire Department announced that a burn ban in effect since May 16 has been downgraded to burn restrictions as of noon Friday. The burn restrictions will be in place indefinitely.
Friday, June 3, 2022 - 1:39pm
There’s a new police chief in town, only he’s not new to town at all! Chief Adrian Vasquez became a police officer here in Colorado Springs nearly 27 years ago. Now, he’s leading the largest department in the city. What are his goals, challenges and favorite parts of the job? Find out in the latest... Read more
Friday, June 3, 2022 - 12:58pm
The public is invited to comment on Phase 15-E of the City of Colorado Springs’ updated ADA Title II Transition Plan, which includes self-assessments of neighborhood parks. These assessments and transition plan gives the City a continuous and long-term approach to improving the accessibility in our... Read more
Thursday, June 2, 2022 - 2:57pm
Mayor John Suthers issued a statement this week on the newly-released GAO report. “The GAO report confirmed what we have stated throughout - that the process that recommended moving Space Command out of Colorado Springs was vastly flawed...
a large metal sculpture of a campfire
Wednesday, June 1, 2022 - 1:22pm
Colorado-based artist Joshua Wiener has been selected to create a permanent outdoor art installation in Panorama Park.
Wednesday, June 1, 2022 - 12:11pm
Participants can now sign up for Bike to Work Day on Wednesday, June 22. Riders can partake in a free breakfast at any of nearly 40 breakfast stations on the trail system and at local businesses throughout Colorado Springs from 6 to 9 a.m.
Tuesday, May 31, 2022 - 2:44pm
he City of Colorado Springs and the Pikes Peak Office of Emergency Management invite residents in the Rockrimmon neighborhood to participate in a wildland fire evacuation drill and preparedness fair on Saturday, June 25. First responders will use this drill to practice evacuation procedures and... Read more