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Monday, April 6, 2020 - 4:21pm
We have had many questions on the enforcement of the governor’s stay at home order regarding both business and individual activities. We implore residents to follow the order and to stay at home except for essential activities or critical business. It is vital for all of us to do our part to limit... Read more
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Monday, April 6, 2020 - 11:20am
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo – The City of Colorado Springs together with El Paso County, El Paso County Public Health and 12 members of the Pikes Peak Area Continuum of Care successfully opened a community isolation shelter to serve those individuals infected with COVID-19 who are currently experiencing... Read more
Friday, April 3, 2020 - 4:34pm
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. – In collaboration with local and state public health officials, the Parks, Recreation and Cultural Services Department has adjusted policies and procedures at its two municipal golf courses – Patty Jewett and Valley Hi – to provide a safe and compliant outdoor recreation... Read more
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Friday, April 3, 2020 - 11:13am
It's that time of year when bears start to wake up from their winter hibernation. And that means it's time for us to remind residents and businesses to be "bear aware." A new City ordinance went into effect March 1, 2020. It requires residents and businesses west of I-25 to help make their areas... Read more
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Wednesday, April 1, 2020 - 2:15pm
The City is partnering with the Springs Rescue Mission and other Continuum of Care providers to set up an isolation shelter for people who are experiencing homelessness and show symptoms of COVID-19. It will be located at the City Auditorium in downtown Colorado Springs.
Monday, March 30, 2020 - 5:15pm
The City of Colorado Springs is committed to identifying, developing and implementing local programs in support of Colorado Springs business owners and their employees impacted by COVID-19. Local programs are being identified, developed and implemented in collaboration with community partners... Read more
Thursday, March 26, 2020 - 5:03pm
The Colorado Springs Police Department knows that there are a lot of questions regarding the state’s new “Stay at Home” order. We want to assure you that Colorado Springs Police (CSPD) officers are still here for our community during these difficult times. In order for us to best serve you, we need... Read more
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Thursday, March 26, 2020 - 11:30am
The City will continue to provide essential government services while also implementing select modified operations to comply with orders and public health recommendations related to COVID-19. Get the latest on temporary changes and closures.
Monday, March 23, 2020 - 2:47pm
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. – Effective immediately, the City of Colorado Springs’ Parking Enterprise will suspend enforcement of parking meters, time limited and non-metered parking areas along with booting until Thursday, April 30. All parking meters in downtown Colorado Springs and Old Colorado City... Read more
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Monday, March 23, 2020 - 1:41pm
The City Parks, Recreation and Cultural Services Department has offered the following public health guidance for City parks, trails and open spaces.
Friday, March 20, 2020 - 4:54pm
Work Session cancelled, meetings to be held electronically Colorado Springs City Council called a special meeting Wednesday, March 18 voting to suspend certain rules of the City Council until May 1, 2020 resulting from a public health emergency caused by the 2019 Novel Coronavirus.