Tuesday, May 10, 2022 - 3:03pm
Mayor John Suthers announced the launch of the 2022 2C-funded paving season. An estimated 170 lane miles citywide are scheduled to be repaved under the program this year, including sections of Austin Bluffs Parkway, Briargate Boulevard, Cresta Road, Aeroplaza Drive and Royal Pine Drive.
crews apply crack seal to a neighborhood street
Thursday, April 21, 2022 - 10:27am
Around this time of year, as temperatures warm and roadwork season begins, the City is often asked, “Why are you covering our streets in that ugly tar? Isn’t there a better option?”
Monday, April 18, 2022 - 2:33pm
With an infusion of $2.7M from the City’s reserves, Mayor John Suthers on Monday announced the launch of “Keep It Clean COS,” a comprehensive initiative aimed at reducing litter in Colorado Springs.
pouring cement
Thursday, March 31, 2022 - 10:45am
Crews are pouring 38 truck loads of cement on the Platte Avenue bridge over Sand Creek this week. It's the final section of concrete on the surface of the bridge and marks a key milestone in the third phase of the bridge replacement project. There are four phases to the project with an expected... Read more
Thursday, March 17, 2022 - 3:45pm
The south end of Space Center Drive at Platte Avenue will be closed temporarily for the bridge replacement project over Sand Creek. All access to Space Center Drive from westbound Platte Avenue will be closed for approximately six weeks beginning March 21 through early May to perform large-scale... Read more
Thursday, February 10, 2022 - 2:36pm
The City is assessing the needs of a busy section of 8th Street to determine immediate and future needs for different types of roadway users such as vehicles, buses, cyclists, and pedestrians. The 8th Street corridor is an important link for businesses and growing neighborhoods southwest of I-25... Read more
Tuesday, February 8, 2022 - 2:31pm
Here's the latest updates about: Airport Road over Spring Creek & Platte Avenue over Sand Creek
Thursday, February 3, 2022 - 3:36pm
The Platte Avenue over Sand Creek project will be installing the final set of girders as part of the third phase of the bridge replacement Monday, Feb.7, resource and weather dependent. To lessen traffic impacts, the installation is scheduled overnight, 8 p.m. through 5 a.m.
three snowplows plowing in tandum.
Monday, January 31, 2022 - 12:01pm
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
Thursday, January 20, 2022 - 4:22pm
The public is invited to attend a second virtual public meeting on Feb. 2 to identify transportation and infrastructure improvements along West Colorado Avenue and adjacent roadways that make up the Midland Corridor. The project team will present input received in response to the first Midland... Read more
parks sign
Friday, January 7, 2022 - 3:32pm
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
looking down the path of the bridge. on the left, a curved wall that loops overhead and to the other side. there are large curved gaps in the wall on each side. The effect is a wave that moves from one side of the bridge to the other.
Friday, December 17, 2021 - 2:35pm
 The City of Colorado Springs in 2021 continued its multi-year plan to improve infrastructure around the city and region at large.