News

turkey fryer and surrounding area engulfed in large flames
Monday, November 25, 2019 - 10:55am
Did you know that Thanksgiving is the leading day of the year for home cooking fires? Safety in the kitchen is important, especially on Thanksgiving when there is a lot of activity and people at home. The Colorado Springs Fire Department wants you to know that although turkey fryers are popular,... Read more
Ariel view of colorado springs
Friday, November 22, 2019 - 2:06pm
The City of Colorado Springs Community Development Division (CDD) will host three public meetings to share the preliminary draft plan for the utilization of HUD funding from 2020-2024.
snow plow driver view of road
Friday, November 22, 2019 - 11:35am
To keep snow and ice control at a reasonable cost and to ensure crews can keep vital roads and emergency routes clear, the City prioritizes the order streets are treated. We’ve established primary and secondary snow routes to address our city’s emergency routes, major thoroughfares and streets... Read more
Thursday, November 21, 2019 - 10:25am
For the month of October, the four air carriers at the Colorado Springs Airport (COS) enplaned a total of 79,903 passengers, up 18.2 percent from the same period last year. Seats available in the market were up a whopping 22 percent with three of the four carriers showing an increase.
Wednesday, November 20, 2019 - 2:30pm
The city’s oldest, continuously-operated cemeteries, Evergreen and Fairview are the final resting places of more than 3,300 veterans dating back as far as the Civil War. To remember and commemorate the service of our local heroes, Evergreen Heritage, also known as the Evergreen Cemetery Benevolent... Read more
aerial view of neighborhood street
Tuesday, November 19, 2019 - 11:09am
One question we get a lot is, “Why isn’t my neighborhood street on the paving list? It’s been years since it was paved!” 
Tuesday, November 19, 2019 - 9:48am
The Colorado Springs Fire Department does so much more than fight fires! Typically fire related calls are only one percent of CSFD call responses. Jen and Ted speak with Sunny Smaldino, Safety Educator for CSFD’s Division of the Fire Marshal, about preventative measures for fire and general safe... Read more
Chief Niski puts medal on Cem Duzel
Monday, November 18, 2019 - 3:56pm
Officer Cem Duzel was awarded the police department’s Medal of Honor and Purple Heart Monday for his actions and bravery in the line of duty.
pikes peak summit construction
Friday, November 15, 2019 - 2:01pm
Winter is quickly approaching, but construction crews working on the summit of Pikes Peak – America’s Mountain don’t plan to let the harsh winter weather at 14,000 feet slow them down.
View of the new ADA sidewalk, restroom and overlook from the main parking lot
Friday, November 15, 2019 - 1:27pm
Visitors to Garden of the Gods Park can now enjoy a new view of the park’s massive red rock formations from a brand new overlook. The overlook also serves as the roof of new and more accessible restrooms. The architecture and aesthetics of the new building complement and blend into the natural... Read more
Thursday, November 14, 2019 - 11:50am
Members of the 2C advisory committee met Thursday to review progress made on roadway repairs and discuss the status of revenues and expenditures for the third quarter of 2019.
GoCOS app icon
Thursday, November 14, 2019 - 9:17am
It’s easier than ever to contact the City, make a request, or report a problem thanks to the new GoCOS! app. It’s free and available for iPhone and Android users. Rather not download another app?  Just go to ColoradoSprings.Gov/GoCOS