News

Friday, October 30, 2020 - 4:34pm
Mountain Metro is experiencing a shortage of reporting bus drivers. Fixed route bus service reductions are being implemented. Riders are encouraged to go to Mountain Metro’s alert webpage and visit us on Facebook and Twitter for the latest updates.
Friday, October 30, 2020 - 10:01am
A Colorado Springs intersection that was closed for seven months of construction is reopening with an entirely new look. The project replaced the intersection of Printers Parkway and South Parkside Drive, just east of Memorial Park, with a roundabout that is expected to significantly improve safety...
Thursday, October 29, 2020 - 5:24pm
At least three employees who work for RATP-Dev, Mountain Metropolitan Transit’s fixed route contractor, tested positive for COVID-19.  These employees have not been at work since October 26. Other staff members who were potentially exposed to the virus are in self-isolation and are following... Read more
Thursday, October 29, 2020 - 2:31pm
City, County staff and partner agencies met today to discuss the 2020-2021 winter weather outlook, response procedures for snow control, and homeless outreach efforts. The virtual workshop, hosted by the Pikes Peak Regional Office of Emergency ManagementThe City and County are consolidating their... Read more
Thursday, October 29, 2020 - 10:00am
The Colorado Springs Airport (COS) saw an increase in enplanements in September, but is continuing to experience a downturn in numbers due to the coronavirus pandemic. COS’ number one priority remains that safety of travelers and employees. If you are planning travel, November schedules, including... Read more
Wednesday, October 28, 2020 - 3:06pm
The Colorado Springs Parks, Recreation and Cultural Services department has joined the ranks of elite park and recreation agencies across the country by earning accreditation through the Commission for Accreditation of Park and Recreation Agencies (CAPRA) and the National Recreation and Park... Read more
Tuesday, October 27, 2020 - 2:06pm
We have two special guests on this episode who have recently been recognized with a the Mayor’s Young Leader Award! What is that, you ask? Tune in to find out about this awesome program, who it highlights and why. It’s more important than ever to celebrate those positively contributing to our... Read more
Tuesday, October 27, 2020 - 2:06pm
The City of Colorado Springs together with El Paso County Public Health, the Pikes Peak Regional Office of Emergency ManagementThe City and County are consolidating their Offices of Emergency Management in an effort to optimize staff resources, establish a single point of contact during major... Read more
Friday, October 23, 2020 - 3:58pm
At 217 cases per 100,000, El Paso County is at more than double the number of incidents it should be at the current level of openness. If we don’t turn around our COVID-19 numbers in seven days we will likely move to a more restrictive level in the State’s dial framework, which would make it... Read more
Friday, October 23, 2020 - 1:36pm
Our community and government make better decisions when our residents are aware of city projects and have a voice in the process. To make it easier for the public to engage with their local government, the City has launched a new webpage, EngageCOS.
Thursday, October 22, 2020 - 7:30pm
During Thursday’s seventh annual Mayor’s Young Leader Awards, Mayor John Suthers recognized six individuals for making extraordinary efforts in their field while having a positive impact in the Colorado Springs community. The 2020 winners were selected from 30 finalists across six categories.
Wednesday, October 21, 2020 - 3:01pm
Colorado’s small airport is growing in size as Southwest Airlines (NYSE: LUV) announces its intention to serve the Colorado Springs Airport (COS) during the first half of 2021. Flight information and destinations will be announced soon.