Cris Barnhart holding his award
Tuesday, September 10, 2019 - 3:33pm
Cris Barnhart, a volunteer for the City’s Therapeutic Recreation Program (TRP), was recognized this week with the Spirit of the Springs Celebration Award for saving the life of a drowning child at Prospect Lake.
road closed sign
Tuesday, September 10, 2019 - 3:19pm
An intersection prone to dangerous flash flooding is safer now thanks to new safety gates. The intersection at Siferd and Date has been a concern for a long time.
closure map
Tuesday, September 10, 2019 - 2:44pm
A section of Foothills Trail, between Blair Bridge and the Garden of the Gods Visitor and Nature Center underpass, will remain closed through the end of December.
pikes peak summit construction
Tuesday, September 10, 2019 - 11:24am
Behind the Springs gives an update about the new summit complex construction on Pikes Peak - America's Mountain, the challenges of building a structure in the sky, funny stories from the mountain and of course Fast and the Furious.
Uncle Wilbur Fountain
Tuesday, September 10, 2019 - 10:24am
Three historic downtown parks are the focus of a new master planA plan for the development of a portion of the city that contains proposed land uses, a generalized transportation system, and the relationship of the area included in the plan to surrounding property. process. We want to hear your ... Read more
empty road in Garden of the Gods
Monday, September 9, 2019 - 10:31am
On Sunday, Oct. 6, the City of Colorado Springs’ Parks, Recreation and Cultural Services Department will host a Motorless Morning in Garden of the Gods Park. The special event will eliminate motor vehicle access within the park from 6 a.m.-noon.
city council on the steps of CIty Hall
Friday, September 6, 2019 - 10:52am
Moving forward City Council Meetings (Work Sessions and Regular Meetings) will now begin at 10 a.m. with a break from Noon-1 p.m. The changes start Tuesday, September 10 at the Regular Council Meeting.
crane lifting net over dumpster
Friday, September 6, 2019 - 10:30am
More than 19,000 pounds of trash and other debris didn’t make it into local waterways, thanks to two underground nets.
John Suthers head shot
Thursday, September 5, 2019 - 8:33am
Mayor Suthers' State of the City address will be streamed live on the @MayorofCOS Facebook page and SpringsTV Channel 18 on Thursday, September 12 at 12:30 p.m.
Don't Wait. Communicate. Fill out a family emergency communications plan.
Tuesday, September 3, 2019 - 2:09pm
This week's theme for National Preparedness Month is "Make a Plan to Prepare for Disasters." If a natural or manmade disaster happens near you, does everyone in your home know what to do, where to go, and who to call? Chances are, you won't all be together when disaster strikes so it's important to... Read more
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).
View of Downtown Colorado Springs
Friday, August 30, 2019 - 2:41pm
The public is invited to comment on Phase 7 of the City of Colorado Springs’ updated ADA Title II Transition Plan. Phase 7 includes Pikes Peak – America’s Mountain. The self-evaluations can be viewed on the City’s website at