Two flood mitigation projects in Colorado Springs were recognized by the American Council of Engineering Companies (ACEC) for efforts to find impactful and innovative ways to protect our community from flooding.
Construction has begun to replace the eastbound and westbound bridges on Platte Avenue over Sand Creek to improve safety between Wooten Road and the Powers Boulevard Interchange. The public can expect eastbound Platte Avenue to be reduced to one-lane beginning Monday, Nov. 30 for approximately six... Read more
A Colorado Springs intersection that was closed for seven months of construction is reopening with an entirely new look. The project replaced the intersection of Printers Parkway and South Parkside Drive, just east of Memorial Park, with a roundabout that is expected to significantly improve safety...
Colorado Springs boasts a vibrant trail system that connects people within their neighborhoods and to destinations beyond. Many people enjoy our trails, but have asked for safer crossings when our trails cross a street between intersections.
Colorado Springs’ second Signature Street after Tejon Street is now open to the public. Vermijo Street, between Cascade Avenue and the U.S. Olympic and Paralympic Museum, and Sierra Madre between Cimarron and Colorado avenues are open for foot, vehicle and bicycle traffic.
In 2015, the City’s Public Works department made a promise to the community to repave 1,000 lane miles in five years using voter-approved, dedicated sales tax funds. With a few more months to go in the fifth and final year, we’re pleased to report that mile 1,000 has been repaved.
The City’s public works department is using the latest industry technology to assess its public road infrastructure citywide. The information collected will allow maintenance and operations staff to make data-driven decisions for project planning through 2028. All 1,804 linear miles of the city’s... Read more
Colorado Springs is launching a citywide visionary transportation study, ConnectCOS, to help us create a transportation plan that reflects the evolving needs of our community. We need your input to understand how people are moving in and around the city. Please visit ColoradoSprings.gov/ConnectCOS... Read more