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U.S. News & World Report tabs Colorado Springs the No. 3 Best Place to Live

Colorado Springs was named the United States’ most desirable place to live and placed third overall in the U.S. News & World Report’s 2024-25 Best Places to Live ranking. This year’s list evaluated 150 of the country’s top cities on value, job market, desirability and quality of life.

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Podcast: Pikes Peak Highway

Hundreds of thousands of people hit the road each year to reach the top of America’s Mountain via the Pikes Peak Highway. Hear about the shuttle service, special events, and why the marmots are the key to kicking off summer during this latest episode of Behind of the Springs!

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1,000 Neighborhood Gatherings

Mental health is ALL of us. That’s why the City of Colorado Springs and our community partners are challenging residents to host 1,000 neighborhood gatherings this summer.

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COS Ready

Prepare for an emergency with 3 steps:

  1. Sign up for Alerts
  2. Know your Zone
  3. Make a Plan

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