The Colorado Springs Airport (COS) began the fall travel season with an increase in enplanements and seats, exceeding 2019 volumes. In the month of September 2021, 93,421 passengers were enplaned, representing a 24.4 percent increase from September 2019. Total passengers increased by 24.2 percent... Read more
On Tuesday, Oct. 26, the Colorado Springs City Council approved by unanimous vote a proposal for the City to acquire 343 acres of open space known as Fishers Canyon. The property, located in the city’s southwest foothills, borders Cheyenne Mountain State Park to the south, the Broadmoor Bluffs... Read more
The Colorado Springs Fire Department’s Mitigation Section and City Parks’ and Forestry staff are teaming up with community volunteers to complete fire mitigation work at Rock Ledge Ranch Historic Site starting Thursday, Oct. 28.
The City of Colorado Springs’ Parks, Recreation & Cultural Services Department will begin a major maintenance project Monday, Oct. 25 on a section of the Pikes Peak Greenway Trail in northern Colorado Springs.
The City of Colorado Springs is beginning initial construction activities Friday, Oct. 22 on the 30th Street Corridor Project. The first component is construction of a temporary detour for the Foothills Trail.
Construction is underway on the 30th Street corridor leading to Garden of the Gods. Find out what the project involves and what else is in the works around the city when it comes to improving the roads you travel.
Give your feedback on the proposed 2022 City budget at a town hall on October 25. You can participate in-person or virtually.
People wishing to speak at the town hall are encouraged to sign up in advance.
We just wrapped up an amazing Hot Spot Week full of fun and educational events all focused on lessening our impacts in our parks and open spaces. Thanks to everyone who participated! Our outdoor spaces are one of the things that make Colorado Springs the best place to live, work, and play.
Mayor John Suthers presented the Spirit of the Springs Lifetime Achievement Award to former Colorado Springs mayor Mary Lou Makepeace. Makepeace was elected as Colorado Springs’ first female Mayor and served two terms. During her time in office, city council passed several noteworthy measures,... Read more