Infrastructure News

Infrastructure News

Wednesday, March 11, 2020 - 3:20pm
2C is a voter-approved sales tax that is used only on road improvements within the City of Colorado Springs. The final step in a 2C construction project is applying a new layer of asphalt. This typically occurs from May to October when weather conditions allow for paving.
Wednesday, January 15, 2020 - 1:24pm
Work to repair a sinkhole that opened up in July at the Chapel Hills Mall is now complete. A city-owned stormwater pipe that runs under the mall was damaged after a large rain storm, causing the large sinkhole. The Stormwater Enterprise replaced a longer section of the deteriorating pipe to prevent... Read more
Friday, December 27, 2019 - 1:41pm
Downtown Colorado Springs experienced unprecedented growth in 2019, thanks to a residential building boom, the opening or groundbreaking of four hotels and the coming development of landmark projects to include the U.S. Olympic and Paralympic Museum, Downtown Stadium, Robson Arena and the Vermijo... Read more
Friday, December 20, 2019 - 10:31am
Neighbors near Memorial Park can now enjoy an improved roadway surface, sidewalks, curb and gutter thanks the completion of the Pike Peak Avenue reconstruction project earlier this fall. This two-year project reconstructed approximately 1.3 miles of roadway on Pikes Peak Avenue between Shooks Run... Read more
rendering of wide pedestrian walkway along newly designed Vermijo Street
Friday, November 8, 2019 - 12:37pm
A newly reimagined Vermijo Avenue in southwest downtown will soon become a key gathering place for an area expected to transform into a major urban destination over the next 20 years.
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Saturday, September 21, 2019 - 3:17pm
Residents are invited to a public meeting Oct. 9 to learn more about the 30th Street Corridor Development project. A presentation will be held at 6 p.m.
road closed sign
Friday, September 20, 2019 - 4:53pm
Starting Sunday, Sept. 22, 30th Street between Mesa and Garden of the Gods roads will be fully closed nightly from 7 p.m.-6 a.m. to conduct 2C-funded milling and paving work.
aerial view of garden of the gods
Tuesday, September 3, 2019 - 11:52am
The public is invited to learn about several infrastructure improvements that will take place in the Garden of the Gods Park area through fall 2021. An open house will take place on Thursday, Sept. 19 from 5:30 - 7 p.m. at the Conservation and Environment Center (2855 Mesa Road).