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artist inspecting his work as he repairs sculpture
Friday, November 1, 2019 - 3:51pm
A favorite piece of public art in Colorado Springs is repaired and back on display at the corner of Colorado Ave. and Cascade Ave.. The sculpture "I have been dreaming to be a tree" was vandalized in September and one of the antlers was damaged. The artist,  Byeong Doo Moon, came to Colorado... Read more
road closed sign
Friday, November 1, 2019 - 3:02pm
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. – The 20th annual Colorado Springs Veterans Day Parade returns to downtown Colorado Springs on Saturday (Nov. 2) and will incorporate the theme of “Honoring Veteran Service Organizations.” Due to the parade, the following road closures will be implemented: 7 a.m. –  noon
aerial view of north cheyenne canon park in winter
Friday, November 1, 2019 - 8:16am
The City of Colorado Springs Parks, Recreation and Cultural Services department will begin implementing nightly after-hour gate closures in North Cheyenne Cañon Park on Monday, Nov. 4.
Wednesday, October 30, 2019 - 1:50pm
The 2019 Mayor’s Young Leader Awards ceremony has been rescheduled to take place on Dec. 9 from 4-6 p.m. at the Ent Center for the Arts. Previously scheduled to take place Oct. 29, the event was rescheduled due to winter weather conditions.
Wednesday, October 30, 2019 - 5:07am
The Colorado Springs Municipal Court is also on a two-hour delay. Residents with a scheduled appearance before 10 a.m.  must report to the court within 48 hours to schedule a new appearance date. All Mountain Metro routes will also begin at 10 a.m.
snow plow driver view of road
Tuesday, October 29, 2019 - 1:40pm
A drop in temperature this afternoon is expected to “flash freeze” streets. That slippery black ice won’t be visible to drivers and will make roads very slippery. SLOW DOWN and take your time getting home from work today. We could also see winds and higher gusts causing blowing and drifting snow.... Read more
front of bus
Tuesday, October 29, 2019 - 12:37pm
Mountain Metropolitan Transit (MMT) was honored to receive the Colorado Association of Transit Agencies (CASTA) Large Community Transit Agency of the Year award. The award is given to recognize best practices implemented by a transit agency serving a community of more than 15,000 people.
Tuesday, October 29, 2019 - 9:05am
Due to the forecasted winter weather this afternoon and evening, the Mayor’s Young Leader Awards ceremony, scheduled for this evening (Oct. 29), has been postponed to a future date. Updated event information will be provided as soon as possible. For those who have purchased tickets, your purchase... Read more
Be Winter Ready
Tuesday, October 29, 2019 - 9:03am
Winter weather is upon us. Here are some important things to remember during winter weather.
meeting postponed
Monday, October 28, 2019 - 4:15pm
Due to weather conditions, the first Accessory Dwelling Unit Town Hall has been postponed.
census logo
Friday, October 25, 2019 - 9:00am
The Southern Region Census Office serving El Paso and Teller Counties is now open on the southeast side of Colorado Springs. The office will be the center of efforts to coordinate and support the Census in Teller and El Paso Counties to get the word out about the upcoming Census and make sure we... Read more
Animal skull
Thursday, October 24, 2019 - 1:32pm
Scientists from the Denver Museum of Nature and Science discovered an extraordinary collection of fossils in Corral Bluffs open space on the east side of Colorado Springs. The fossils provide striking detail about how the world and life recovered after the catastrophic asteroid impact that wiped... Read more