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
Ted and Jen sit down with City Council Member Wayne Williams to hear about a proposed Police Advisory Committee in response to recent protests in Colorado Springs. City Council held a special session this week to discuss the formation of the volunteer group. Wayne will explain the results of that... Read more
The Mayor’s Office and the Colorado Springs Police Department support the creation of this committee because we believe, if done right, it can result in broader community trust in the police department. In regard to transparency for example, we think hearing from citizens as to what information... Read more
The Colorado Springs Police Chief and Mayor of Colorado Springs share their thoughts about the death of George Floyd, recent protests, the end of a city-wide curfew and what happens next in our community. Spend a few minutes listening to this important conversation.
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. - Colorado Springs Mayor John Suthers has informed the City Council that he will not extend the curfew order that expired at 5 a.m. today. The order went into effect last Wednesday, June 3. Suthers issued the order after four days of daytime peaceful protests had been... Read more
Mayor John Suthers has declared an emergency nighttime curfew for all public places within Colorado Springs city limits. The curfew will be enforced from 10 p.m.-5 a.m. each night beginning Wednesday, June 3, and ending at 5 a.m., Monday, June 8, 2020 unless otherwise extended. Travel for essential... Read more