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Thursday, March 19, 2020 - 10:10am
Wednesday, March 18, 2020 - 2:34pm
Colorado Springs, Colo. - Under the order of its Medical Directors, and in the interest of patient care and overall public health, the Colorado Springs Fire Department is implementing new field triage procedures. Implementation of these procedures began on Monday, March 16, 2020. The new triage... Read more
Wednesday, March 18, 2020 - 12:45pm
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. — At the request of the City of Manitou Springs, the Incline will be closed and Route 33 which services the Incline will be canceled effective at 1:00p.m. today due to concerns regarding COVID-19.
Tuesday, March 17, 2020 - 11:52am
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. – In response to many school closures and extended spring breaks the Colorado Springs Airport (COS) will offer 50 percent off long-term parking to college students starting March 13 through April 15, 2020. “We want to help eradicate some financial burden students may have... Read more
America the Beautiful Park
Monday, March 16, 2020 - 3:36pm
While the street closure is in place, the Julie Penrose Fountain will not operate. In addition, special events have been relocated and the park’s pavilions are not available to rent during this time. The park, adjacent trail system and playground will remain open to the public, though parking will... Read more
Monday, March 16, 2020 - 3:15pm
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. – On the heels of the City’s state of emergency declaration in regard to Coronavirus (COVID-19) on Monday, March 16, additional programs, services and facilities provided and operated by the Parks, Recreation and Cultural Services department will be suspended or closed until... Read more
Monday, March 16, 2020 - 1:48pm
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. - The City of Colorado Springs quarterly in-person ADA forum and previously announced WebEx Teleconference has been postponed.  The Office of Accessibility will host a quarterly ADA forum on a future date yet to be determined.  All are welcome to learn about the City’s ADA... Read more
Monday, March 16, 2020 - 12:24pm
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. – The Colorado Springs Airport Taxiway G and Terminal Connectors Phase II Rehabilitation Project was honored at the CO/WY Chapter of the American Concrete Pavement Association’s (ACPA) Excellence in Concrete Paving Awards last week. “The project was a success due to the... Read more
Monday, March 16, 2020 - 12:08pm
On Monday, March 16, Mayor John Suthers declared a State of Emergency for the City of Colorado Springs in response to the COVID-19 virus. A Statement from Mayor John Suthers:
Monday, March 16, 2020 - 11:24am
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. — Mountain Metro is experiencing a shortage of reporting bus drivers. Fixed route bus service reductions are being implemented at noon today as follows:
Friday, March 13, 2020 - 3:13pm
There are many organizations that play important roles in disaster planning, response, and recovery. The goal of the Emergency Relief Funds is to provide a credible, organized, effective way for people to make gifts to be distributed to organizations providing support to citizens in time of... Read more
Friday, March 13, 2020 - 2:37pm
Expanded proactive efforts are underway to help protect residents in the Colorado Springs community from Coronavirus (COVID-19) by slowing the spread of infection during the pandemic. The City of Colorado Springs is suspending several programs and services offered by the Parks, Recreation and... Read more