Colorado Springs City Council appointed 11 members and two alternates to the newly-formed Law Enforcement Transparency and Accountability Commission. The Commission was formed in July to advise and recommend areas and topics of study related to police operations, best practices, and resource... Read more
Mayor Suthers delivered his sixth State of the City address on Thursday, September 17 during a live virtual event and in front of a small in-person audience. Mayor Suthers highlighted the city’s resilience through trying times, both current and past, the pending arrival of the city’s 150th birthday... Read more
Mayor John Suthers presented the Spirit of the Springs Lifetime Achievement Award to William J. (Bill) Hybl and the Spirit of the Springs Celebration Award to three El Paso County Public Health leaders after his State of the City address on Sept. 17.
On Friday, August 28, the City of Colorado Springs, together with the Colorado Springs Chamber and Economic Development Commission, submitted a questionnaire response as the next step in its effort to be named the permanent home of U.S. Space Command.
The Colorado Municipal League (CML) announced this week that Colorado Springs Mayor John Suthers has been named the inaugural recipient of the Sam Mamet Good Governance Award. The award, named in honor of retired CML Executive Director Sam Mamet, honors an individual who exemplifies and seeks to... Read more
The Mayor's Office is now accepting nominations for the seventh annual Mayor’s Young Leader Awards. Launched in 2015, the awards celebrate the outstanding achievements of young professionals, age 40 and under, whose extraordinary efforts make a positive impact on the Colorado Springs community.
To help the City recover from the financial impacts of COVID-19 much quicker and to continue providing the level of city services our community has come to expect, Mayor Suthers is asking City Council to put a question on the November 3 ballot that would allow City finances to recover along with... Read more
One year from today on July 31, 2021, the city will celebrate its sesquicentennial (150th anniversary) in grand fashion. Today, on the front lawn of founder William Jackson Palmer’s former home, Mayor John Suthers shared details about the celebration and encouraged everyone in the community to... Read more
U.S. Army Hiring Days are underway and that impacts Colorado Springs! Tune in to hear from Mayor Suthers and special guests Major General Matthew McFarlane and Recruiting Company Commander Cpt. Josh Trenkel. They talk about what makes the national recruiting event unique and why these efforts can... Read more
Local loans and grants to Colorado Springs and El Paso County businesses during the COVID-19 pandemic supported nearly 8,000 jobs and resulted in $757 million worth of goods and services produced in the local economy.
Council Member David Geislinger talks about the formation of a new commission designed to bring policy recommendations to City Council, the Mayor and the Colorado Springs Police Department. Hundreds have applied already and he’ll share some of the goals of the commission and what the community can... Read more