Office of Innovation Calendar

Thursday, February 4, 2021 - 12:04pm
Colorado Springs will soon have ultra-fast 5G wireless service, as Verizon Wireless announced their 5G Ultra Wideband service in January. 5G will dramatically accelerate customer’s digital transformation and revolutionize how they interact digitally.  To accommodate this digital transformation, the... Read more
Wednesday, January 27, 2021 - 4:24pm
Colorado Springs now has ultra-fast 5G wireless service, as Verizon announced their 5G Ultra Wideband service today. Ultra-fast 5G will dramatically accelerate customer’s digital transformation and revolutionize how they interact digitally.
Tuesday, December 15, 2020 - 3:39pm
The City of Colorado Springs has been named one of ten finalists in an international Smart Cities Readiness Challenge by the Smart Cities Council. Finalists participate in Smart Cities Week while winners get to participate in a Readiness Workshop to accelerate projects and collaborate with cities... Read more
Tuesday, March 10, 2020 - 12:46pm
It’s hard to believe how quickly technology is changing these days! It’s important that our city government be ready to keep up with the latest and greatest ways to improve our services. That’s why we have an Office of Innovation and a “vision” called SmartCOS.
Wednesday, February 26, 2020 - 4:34pm
The City of Colorado Springs and Colorado Springs Utilities (Springs Utilities) are collaborating through their joint SmartCOS program to implement a pilot smart streetlight project. Fifty smart streetlight controllers are being installed on existing LED streetlights around Colorado Springs.
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Wednesday, January 22, 2020 - 2:36pm
All Coloradans share the responsibility of conserving water, and the City of Colorado Springs is no exception. The City strives to balance its responsibility to provide excellent public service, which includes maintaining its vibrant landscapes, while also efficiently using water. 
clip art chistmas tree. "recycle your christmas tree"
Thursday, December 26, 2019 - 11:06am
With the assistance of El Paso County, the City of Colorado Springs, Colorado Springs Utilities, and Rocky Top Resources, Colorado Springs Youth Sports will be operating a TreeCycle event to reduce tree waste, provide free mulch and support youth sports.
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Thursday, November 14, 2019 - 9:17am
It’s easier than ever to contact the City, make a request, or report a problem thanks to the new GoCOS! app. It’s free and available for iPhone and Android users. Rather not download another app?  Just go to ColoradoSprings.Gov/GoCOS
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Friday, July 19, 2019 - 11:47am
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. – Residents will have the opportunity to celebrate Earth Day every day at the 3rd annual Sustain-A-Fest, a community celebration to learn about sustainable practices through demonstrations and activities. WHAT:    Sustain-A-Fest WHEN:    Saturday, July 27, Noon - 7 p.m.... Read more
Wednesday, April 17, 2019 - 2:59pm
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. – The City of Colorado Springs is offering a variety of free family-friendly activities to help the public celebrate and give back during Earth Month 2019. The activities are detailed below. Motorless Morning April 20, 5 a.m.-noon, Garden of the Gods Park