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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.
group photo of ribbon cutting. Mayor John Suthers in the middle cuts the ribbon
Wednesday, September 18, 2019 - 3:05pm
New improvements at Memorial Park provide easier access to fitness for all users and increase connectivity throughout the park, thanks in part to the Colorado Springs Health Foundation and the City's Office of Accessibility.
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Wednesday, September 18, 2019 - 2:58pm
The City of Colorado Springs invites photographers to submit photos for its Discover Colorado Springs 2020 calendar through Sept. 23. Photos should feature parks, trails, open spaces, or cultural or recreational activities throughout the city.
pikes peak summit construction
Wednesday, September 18, 2019 - 10:00am
Building a new summit complex at the top of Pikes Peak is no easy task. It presents unique logistical, environmental, and health challenges.
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Tuesday, September 17, 2019 - 1:25pm
On Wednesday, September 18, 2019, between 8:00 P.M. and 10:00 P.M., the Colorado Springs Police Department will conduct a live-fire calibration of its Gunshot Detection System. These controlled tests will consist of a sequence of gunshots, immediately followed by a validation of sound detection by... Read more
Dana Heckman 911 training coordinator
Monday, September 16, 2019 - 1:46pm
There's not a lot of down time on the job when you are a 9-1-1 operator. In this episode of "Mic'd Up" we go behind the scenes with the woman in charge of training new operators so they are ready to respond during an emergency.
plow driving through training course
Monday, September 16, 2019 - 12:57pm
Snow plow crews are getting ready for winter. Last week they took part in annual training exercises to make sure new and returning plow drivers are ready to go when the snow starts to fly.
General Palmer standing portrait
Monday, September 16, 2019 - 12:15pm
A new exhibit at the Colorado Springs Pioneers Museum is testing assumptions, challenging myths, and providing new insight into the life of Colorado Springs' founder General William Palmer.
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Monday, September 16, 2019 - 8:00am
September is National Preparedness Month! This week we are talking about wildfires, and how you can not only prepared, but also reduce your risk. The warm, dry climate in Colorado Springs means there is potential for wildfires year-round.
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Friday, September 13, 2019 - 2:13pm
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. – The 10th annual What If… Festival of Innovation and Imagination returns to Colorado Springs on Saturday, Sept. 14 from 10 a.m.- 4 p.m. Due to the event which takes place over several blocks downtown, the following road closures will be implemented: 7 a.m. – 5:30 p.m. Tejon... Read more
Kathy Loo informal headshot
Thursday, September 12, 2019 - 1:54pm
Kathy Loo is a philanthropist, public servant, artist, community advocate, loyal friend who has served our community since moving here in 1961 and she continues to serve today.
John Suthers head shot
Thursday, September 12, 2019 - 1:00pm
Mayor Suthers gave his annual State of the City Address on September, 12, 2019. Watch the video of read the full text of the speech here.