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Wednesday, May 1, 2019 - 3:13pm
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. – Approximately 150 local volunteers will work on improvement and beautification projects at Hillside Community Center on Saturday (May 4) as part of Comcast Cares Day, a Comcast NBCUniversal initiative to... Read more
Tuesday, April 30, 2019 - 11:33am
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo.--Mountain Metropolitan Transit recognizes National Military Appreciation Month by offering active duty military members free rides on all fixed-route city buses for the entire month of May. Active duty members of the U.S. Army, Navy, Air Force, Marines, Coast Guard, National... Read more
Monday, April 29, 2019 - 4:40pm
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. — Starting Monday, April 29 at approximately 7:00 p.m., Pikes Peak Avenue from Wahsatch Avenue to Printers Parkway will reopen to through traffic with a single lane in each direction. No closures of Pikes Peak Avenue are scheduled for the remainder of the project.
Monday, April 29, 2019 - 12:29pm
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. – The public is invited to comment on Phase 3 of the City of Colorado Springs’ updated ADA Title II Transition Plan. Phase 3 focuses on parks facilities and community centers including Beidleman Environmental Center, Sertich Ice Center, and Deerfield Hills, Hillside, Meadows... Read more
Friday, April 26, 2019 - 8:13am
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo.— Beginning Monday April 29, Mountain Metro will add express bus service to UCHealth Memorial Hospital North and Children’s Hospital Colorado. Children’s Colorado will not be fully open until mid-summer 2019. The new Route 38 will operate every 45 minutes, weekdays from... Read more
Thursday, April 25, 2019 - 3:10pm
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. – Trail users and city officials, including Mayor John Suthers, Parks Recreation and Cultural Services Director Karen Palus, and Public Works Director Travis Easton, will recognize the completion of the Cottonwood Creek Trail extension and replacement of Academy Boulevard... Read more
Thursday, April 25, 2019 - 9:35am
Colorado Springs, CO – Through March, 2019, a total of 336,758 passengers have traveled through the Colorado Springs Airport (COS).  This represents a 15 percent decrease in year-to-date (YTD) traffic compared to the same period in 2018.
Thursday, April 25, 2019 - 9:32am
On April 11 and April 18, 2019, City Council staff hosted Lodgers and Automobile Rental Tax (LART) workshops for individuals and organizations intending to apply for funding for 2020 events/programs.
Thursday, April 25, 2019 - 9:31am
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo.— Mountain Metropolitan Transit (MMT) bus drivers are participating in a Bicycle-Friendly Driver training class. The class, taught by Bike Colorado Springs volunteers, is designed to teach drivers the best ways to share the road with people riding bicycles. The class will be... Read more
Tuesday, April 23, 2019 - 4:02pm
Colorado Springs, Colo. – The City of Colorado Springs’ Parks, Recreation and Cultural Services Department has received a $31,000 grant to increase access to healthy foods and nutrition education. The funding is part of a $1.5 million grant that the National Recreation and Park Association (NRPA)... Read more
Monday, April 22, 2019 - 9:51am
COLORADO SPRINGS, CO - Colorado Springs Mayor John Suthers is calling on the Colorado legislature to vote down the Paid Family and Medical Leave Act, SB 19-188, because of the harm it would do to local and state economies.
Friday, April 19, 2019 - 8:00am
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. – To perform dam maintenance and repair work, Colorado Springs Utilities is currently lowering the water level at Crystal Creek Reservoir on the north slope of Pikes Peak – America’s Mountain (PPAM). The complete dam surface, including the foundation structures, must be... Read more