Press Releases

Monday, June 11, 2018 - 8:14am
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. – The City of Colorado Springs is reopening its residential rehabilitation grant program to preserve affordable single-family housing stock for very low to extremely low-income households. The residential rehabilitation program helps preserve housing affordability by... Read more
Friday, June 8, 2018 - 6:52pm
Colorado Springs, CO – Two United States Forest Service contract air tankers landed at COS to fuel before heading to combat the Fremont County wildfire, also referred to as the Natty Fire. In an agreement with Ft. Carson completed in late May, 2018, the United States Forest Service opened a... Read more
Thursday, June 7, 2018 - 4:35pm
On June 4, 2018, a vehicle was stolen in the City of Colorado Springs. Later that day at 2:00 PM, the same vehicle was seen being driven by suspects in a robbery at the Kwikway store at 5600 block of North Union Boulevard. On June 7, 2018, the vehicle was located by Colorado Springs Police... Read more
Thursday, June 7, 2018 - 9:30am
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. – A draft of the Mill Street Neighborhood Plan is available for public review and the comment period has now been extended to June 18. Commenters should share their feedback and connection to the Mill Street neighborhood by emailing Catherine Duarte at ... Read more
Wednesday, June 6, 2018 - 1:50pm
On June 5, 2018, the Colorado Springs Police Department was notified of a rollover traffic accident in the area of I-25 and South Circle Drive. As officers arrived, it was determined that a passenger had been ejected from the vehicle and was pronounced dead at the scene. The Colorado Springs Police... Read more
Wednesday, June 6, 2018 - 1:29pm
On June 4, 2018, the Colorado Springs Police Department was notified of an automobile crash at the intersection of Dublin Boulevard and Lemonwood Drive. This crash was a single vehicle that struck a house. The driver of the vehicle was identified as Anna Kilmer, an 81 year old female. She was... Read more
Wednesday, June 6, 2018 - 11:23am
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo.-- The public is invited to attend and comment on the proposed design alternatives for the 30th Street Corridor development project. During the meeting, the... Read more
Monday, June 4, 2018 - 1:06pm
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo – The installation of bike lanes along Pikes Peak Avenue between Cascade Avenue and Corona Street is set to begin June 12. These changes will enhance the City’s network of safe connections for people on foot and bike through the downtown core and to the Legacy Loop trail... Read more
Monday, June 4, 2018 - 10:54am
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colorado – Construction on the new Pikes Peak Summit Complex officially began Monday (June 4) during a groundbreaking event that included a symbolic, controlled blast on the summit of Pikes Peak – America’s Mountain. The complex is anticipated to be complete by the fall of 2020,... Read more
Monday, June 4, 2018 - 10:41am
The City of Colorado Springs is seeking volunteers to serve on the following boards and commissions:
Monday, June 4, 2018 - 8:26am
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. -- Additional lane closures are possible in each direction of Woodmen Road and Union Boulevard in the project area, Monday through June 9, from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.   Standard single lane closures on Woodmen Road will remain in place 24-hours a day next week.  Construction is... Read more
Friday, June 1, 2018 - 10:31am
The Victim: Jennifer Lee Watkins, 23 years old, discovered November 8, 1999, the victim of blunt force trauma.