Press Releases

Tuesday, September 18, 2018 - 11:10am
Colorado Springs, CO – On August 4, 2018, at approximately 2:00 p.m., the Colorado Springs Fire Department responded to a report of a structure fire at 4420 Wintergreen Circle. Fire companies arrived within 4 minutes to find 10-15’ flame lengths showing above the roofline of the wood-framed, single... Read more
Tuesday, September 18, 2018 - 11:08am
Colorado Springs, CO – The Colorado Springs Airport (COS) will relaunch its popular holiday parking promotion, offering 50 percent off long-term parking from November 1 to December 31. The coupon is available and ready for download. Travelers may claim their coupon at... Read more
Monday, September 17, 2018 - 3:51pm
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. – Colorado Springs Mayor John Suthers today released the below statement on the hiring of Mr. Aram Benyamin as CEO of Colorado Springs Utilities. "I commend Colorado Springs Utilities on its selection of Aram Benyamin as CEO. Mr. Benyamin garnered a great deal of support... Read more
Monday, September 17, 2018 - 9:01am
On September 15, 2018, at approximately 7:14 AM, officers with the Colorado Springs Police Department responded to the area of East Costilla Street and South Wahsatch Avenue on a reported found body. Upon arrival, officers located an adult male, with no signs of life. The Colorado Springs Fire... Read more
Monday, September 17, 2018 - 9:00am
On September 16, 2018, at approximately 11:05 AM, officers with the Colorado Springs Police Department responded to the 1600 block of Howard Avenue on reported shots fired. Upon arrival, officers located two adult males inside the residence, with apparent gun shout wounds. One male was transported... Read more
Friday, September 14, 2018 - 3:54pm
The City of Colorado Springs City Council is seeking volunteers to serve on the following commission:
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Friday, September 14, 2018 - 3:32pm
In an effort to create awareness about traffic safety, City officials released today a campaign to encourage the public to “Focus on Safety”.
Friday, September 14, 2018 - 1:30pm
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. – The Garden of the Gods Trading Post announced today that the City of Colorado Springs’ Parks, Recreation and Cultural Services department will receive $100,000 each year from 2019 to 2029, for a gift totaling $1 million. The donation, which honors the Trading Post’s... Read more
Friday, September 14, 2018 - 1:06pm
On September 12, 2018, the Colorado Springs Police Department’s Homicide Unit obtained arrest warrants for two juvenile suspects for the charge of Murder in the First Degree for the homicide that occurred on August 27, 2018, in the 1300 block of East Las Animas Street. A short time after the... Read more
Thursday, September 13, 2018 - 3:11pm
On September 10, 2018, at approximately 4:27AM, the Colorado Springs Police Department responded to a call for service from an UBER driver. The driver reported she had picked up a fare in the 500 block of East Dale Street, and the subject had assaulted her. In addition, during the assault the... Read more
dirt trail in need of repairs
Thursday, September 13, 2018 - 9:36am
Two popular trails in Garden of the Gods Park are getting a makeover! Expect to see crews and experience occasional closures from now through the end of the year on the Gateway and Foothills Trails. Thank you for your patience as we work to make getting around the park even easier and better!