Neighborhood News

Neighborhood News

Bear trying to get into a homeowner's trash can. Be bear smart. City and Colorado Parks and Wildlife logos.
Wednesday, February 19, 2020 - 9:01am
Bears move into neighborhoods when trash is easily accessible, so we are asking people to take the extra step to make their neighborhood ‘Bear Smart'”.
Ariel view of colorado springs
Friday, February 14, 2020 - 4:00pm
The City of Colorado Springs Planning Department has launched the RetoolCOS project to update the Chapter 7 Zoning and Subdivision Ordinance. We need the public’s input, as RetoolCOS will directly impact the built environment of both new and existing neighborhoods and development throughout the... Read more
large piles of trash in an illegal camp
Monday, January 27, 2020 - 10:25am
More than one million pounds of trash. That’s how much garbage our Quality of Life Team removed as they cleaned up 843 illegal camps last year. That’s enough garbage to fill the back of 1,607 Ford F150 pickup trucks. Not bad for a crew of eight people. 
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Friday, October 18, 2019 - 9:24am
Thank you to everyone who took part in PlanCOS and the Mill Street Neighborhood Plan! Thanks to your input and involvement, both these plans are being recognized across the state for their impact on our local community.