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.
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.
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
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.
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.
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
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).
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 ColoradoSprings.gov/adatransitionplan.