Podcast News

Podcast News

city budget
Monday, October 7, 2019 - 10:14am
It’s budget season and that impacts YOU! Find out about the priorities included in the 2020 budget from our Chief Financial Officer Charae McDaniel. She shares the most challenging part of her job and how you can get involved in the budget process. You don’t even have to love numbers to enjoy this... Read more
Richard Skorman headshot
Tuesday, September 24, 2019 - 10:51am
This week we're taking to Colorado Springs City Council President Richard Skorman.
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.
racoon in flooded storm drain
Tuesday, August 27, 2019 - 10:27am
Animals and mannequin feet are just a couple things the City’s Stormwater Enterprise has to deal with daily. Stormwater Manager Richard Mulledy joins Jen and Ted to talk about the City’s amazing stormwater infrastructure progress. Mulledy even fesses up to not having ditched playing in the ditches... Read more
Photo of road construction
Tuesday, August 13, 2019 - 9:11am
Jen and Ted take a quiz about our City streets with questions about 2C, PPRTA (Acronym Alert!) and everyone’s favorite subject in Colorado Springs… POTHOLES!
entrance to soological park founded by Bath House John
Tuesday, July 30, 2019 - 2:23pm
What do an elephant named Princess Alice and a corrupt Chicago politician have to do with Colorado Springs 150th birthday? Find out on this week’s episode of Behind the Springs.
garden of the gods and pikes peak with text over photo that says "behind the springs."
Thursday, July 25, 2019 - 8:42am
Our City’s founder General William Palmer would be proud: We kick off the Colorado Springs podcast with a look at our parks department! Parks, Recreation and Cultural Services Director Karen Palus and TOPS (Trails, Open Space and Parks) Manager Scott Abbott share information about a potential... Read more
garden of the gods and pikes peak with text over photo that says "behind the springs."
Tuesday, July 23, 2019 - 2:09pm
We are excited to launch a new podcast called "Behind the Springs!" It's a casual, in-depth look at local government with hosts Ted Skroback and Jen Schreuder. Spoiler alert: This podcast is going to be FUN!“We want to be educational, lighthearted and FUN, which can be an elusive word in local... Read more