Bernard Sandoval was honored with the Spirit of the Springs award for his passion and commitment in the effort to brand Colorado Springs as Olympic City USA.
No other city can call themselves Olympic City USA and we are grateful for our decades of relationships with the Olympic movement. Colorado Springs has a sports ecosystem that is the envy of the world.
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo.-- Mayor John Suthers is seeking applications to fill a vacant position on the Colorado Springs Housing Authority Board for the remainder of the five-year term which expires April 1, 2018. This volunteer position serves as a member of a citizen board of commissioners with a monthly required time commitment of about four hours. The Board meets the third Thursday of each month. Preferred applicants would have specialized knowledge in real estate, construction, landlord/tenant agreements, finance or social service.
Mayor Suthers presents a balanced 2017 budget to City Council
Mayor John Suthers presented a balanced 2017 budget to City Council on October 3. The 2017 General Fund budget is $272.4 million, $5.7 million or 2.1% more than the 2016 budget. The increase is largely due to a projected increase in sales and use tax revenue of 3.1% over the 2016 budget (and 3.2% over the current 2016 end-of-year forecast).