Starting Monday, visitors to Garden of the Gods Park won't be able to walk up to the welcome sign at the entrance of the park. The sign is a popular photo spot for park visitors. Crews are preparing to move the sign to a safer location during construction 30th Street in front of the park's main... Read more
There is a new, temporary entrance off 30th Street. The temporary park entrance allows Garden of the Gods Park visitors to continue to access the park while the new entry roundabout is built. Park access, as well as access to the Garden of the Gods Visitor and Nature Center, will be maintained... Read more
City Council has voted to make the Active Transportation Advisory Committee (ATAC) one that does not meet regularly, and has changed the makeup of the Citizen Transportation Advisory Board (CTAB). There are nine openings on CTAB. The application period will close on Monday, December 13.
The public is invited to a virtual public meeting Wednesday, December 15 to learn about proposed transportation improvements for the City of Colorado Springs. The meeting will cover draft recommendations and potential projects as part of ConnectCOS, the citywide transportation master planA plan for... Read more
It’s been a mild fall with warm temps, but the snow is coming eventually! How does the city prepare and how do they decide where to plow? You’ll likely learn a thing or two during this conversation with the person behind the team that works hard to make winter travel as safe as possible in Colorado... Read more
Over 60 years ago, Colorado Springs’ resident, Delmar Dudden was swinging a hammer and pouring concrete as part of the construction crew building two Platte Avenue bridges over Sand Creek. Little did he know he’d witness the entire lifespan of those bridges in 2021.
Westbound traffic on Platte Avenue will be diverted onto Galley Road between Wooten Road and the Powers Boulevard interchange from 8 p.m. Monday, Nov. 22 to 5 a.m. Tuesday, Nov. 23. Detours will be in place overnight for westbound traffic. Beginning Tuesday, November 23, a portion of Space Center... Read more
The 2021 paving season has completed. Here's a quick look at what our paving crews accomplished this year.
• Repaved 166 lane miles
• Replaced 130,639 linear feet of curb and gutter
• Replaced 354,384 square feet of sidewalk
• Installed 157 new pedestrian ramps
•... Read more
The City of Colorado Springs is beginning initial construction activities Friday, Oct. 22 on the 30th Street Corridor Project. The first component is construction of a temporary detour for the Foothills Trail.
Construction is underway on the 30th Street corridor leading to Garden of the Gods. Find out what the project involves and what else is in the works around the city when it comes to improving the roads you travel.