Press Releases

Monday, July 16, 2018 - 3:40pm
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo— Great public turnout and important feedback highlighted the first two PlanCOS open house meetings last week. There’s still time for input on the City’s comprehensive plan draft with a remaining five open houses hosted by City Council and the Planning and Development... Read more
Monday, July 16, 2018 - 8:22am
On July 13, 2018, at approximately 6:03 PM, officers with the Colorado Springs Police Department responded to the 3400 block of Galleria Terrace on a reported shooting. Upon arrival, officers located an adult female inside the residence with traumatic injuries and no signs of life. The Colorado... Read more
Friday, July 13, 2018 - 3:34pm
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. – Due to a mechanical issue on July 10 that flooded the control room, the Memorial Park Family Center YMCA pool is closed until further notice. All morning swimming classes have been relocated to the Monument Valley Pool and all afternoon classes will be held at the Downtown... Read more
Friday, July 13, 2018 - 1:39pm
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo.-- Bicycle wayfinding signage is currently being installed along a priority route in downtown Colorado Springs, and the City is seeking input from the public about additional wayfinding routes. Residents can take a short survey... Read more
Friday, July 13, 2018 - 1:12pm
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. — At 8 p.m. Monday, Union Boulevard will reopen ahead of schedule to northbound and southbound traffic at the intersection of Pikes Peak Avenue. Pikes Peak Avenue across Union Boulevard will remain closed as work continues for the installation of new underground utilities... Read more
Thursday, July 12, 2018 - 4:13pm
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo — Northbound Academy Boulevard will be reduced to one travel lane from 11 p.m. Thursday to 5 a.m. Friday between Dublin Boulevard and York Road/Brookwood Ave. The additional lane closure is required for crews to pour the concrete deck for the eastern half of the new bridge.... Read more
Thursday, July 12, 2018 - 10:39am
The following statement is attributable to Mayor John Suthers: “On behalf of the City of Colorado Springs, we’d like to congratulate and welcome Sarah Hirshland in her new role as CEO of the United States Olympic Committee. As Olympic City USA and home of the USOC for the last 40 years, we are very... Read more
Tuesday, July 10, 2018 - 4:26pm
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo.—Mayor John Suthers recognized the winners of the Bike to Work Day Corporate Challenge and breakfast station competition during an event Monday night to officially close out June as Bike Month in Colorado Springs. This year, 45 companies and organizations ranging from 2 to 5,... Read more
Tuesday, July 10, 2018 - 4:25pm
On July 9, 2018, at approximately 5:16 AM, the Colorado Springs Police Department was notified of a one vehicle rollover crash in the 2400 block of North Powers Boulevard.  During this crash, two of the four occupants in the SUV were thrown from the vehicle and injured. It was determined the driver... Read more
Monday, July 9, 2018 - 1:34pm
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. – Construction work on Galley Road, between Potter Drive and Wooten Road, begins today for a water main replacement project, and storm drain and roadway repairs. Traffic has been reduced to one westbound travel lane between Potter Drive and Wooten Road for approximately six... Read more
Friday, July 6, 2018 - 12:53pm
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo —  The previously planned deck pour for the early hours of Wednesday morning has been rescheduled.  The right lane of northbound Academy Boulevard will now be closed from 11:00 p.m. Wednesday to 5:00 a.m. Thursday between Dublin Boulevard and York Road/Brookwood Ave. That... Read more