Press Releases

Friday, February 2, 2018 - 1:01pm
Mayor Suthers is seeking applications to fill two openings on the Colorado Springs Housing Authority Board, appointments to be confirmed by the Colorado Springs City Council.  Both volunteer positions are for a four-year term as a member of a citizen board of commissioners expiring April 1, 2022. ... Read more
Friday, January 26, 2018 - 1:47pm
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. -- Beginning Monday, the right lane of southbound Academy Boulevard will be closed from south of York Road to the bridge over Cottonwood Creek.  The closure is necessary for utility relocations and will be in place for approximately five weeks. Tuesday and Wednesday, the... Read more
Thursday, January 25, 2018 - 2:35pm
COLORADO SPRINGS — Residents are invited to learn more about several projects planned for Memorial Park in 2018 during an upcoming open house.  Many of the improvements are made possible by a grant from Great Outdoors Colorado (GOCO) totaling nearly $1.4 million and a $926,000 grant from the... Read more
Thursday, December 21, 2017 - 8:26am
Winter Highlights: Top 10 COS Stories as 2017 Comes to a Close COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. -- Mayor John Suthers and Director of Aviation Greg Phillips will celebrate a record-breaking year at the Colorado Springs Airport (COS) by hosting a hot chocolate bar for holiday travelers on Thursday, December... Read more
Tuesday, November 28, 2017 - 7:57am
Presentation to Council provides financial impacts of proposed modification
Wednesday, October 18, 2017 - 1:33pm
Colorado Springs, CO- The City of Colorado Springs Community Development Division is pleased to announce that the application process for 2018 grant funds is now open. The Division is seeking applications for two programs: Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) Public Services and Emergency... Read more
Monday, August 28, 2017 - 3:09pm
Members to Support Search and Rescue Efforts following Hurricane Harvey COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. –The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) activated Colorado Task Force 1 (CO-TF1) Saturday, August 26 for deployment to Texas in the aftermath of Hurricane Harvey.  Eight members of the Colorado... Read more
Friday, July 28, 2017 - 12:11pm
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo.— During the week of July 30, crews will be performing storm drain and wall work on Woodmen Road. This work will require multiple traffic shifts on Woodmen Road from east of Academy Boulevard to the intersection of Lexington Drive. Eastbound and westbound traffic will be... Read more
Students on a bus
Wednesday, July 26, 2017 - 12:56pm
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo.— Beginning fall semester 2017 all Colorado College and University of Colorado Colorado Springs students can ride any Mountain Metro bus by simply swiping their student ID card. Through a new program offered by Mountain Metro, college students have unlimited access to the... Read more
Monday, July 24, 2017 - 2:46pm
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo.--Together, the City of Colorado Springs and Nor’wood Development Group presented a shared vision for the redevelopment of the southwest area of downtown Colorado Springs and provided a project update to City Council at its work session today.
Friday, July 21, 2017 - 4:06pm
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo.-- This week, crews will shift eastbound traffic on Woodmen Road between Taos Drive and Lexington Drive approximately 50 feet to the south to allow for work on the existing roadway. Motorists traveling westbound will not be affected. This work is weather dependent.... Read more
Friday, July 14, 2017 - 11:43am
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. -- As early as Tuesday, eastbound traffic on Woodmen Road between Taos Drive and Lexington Drive will be moved approximately 50 feet to the south to allow for work on the existing roadway of Woodmen Road. Motorists traveling westbound will not be affected.