Posted: 06/03/2015 - School may be out for the summer, but that's not stopping District 11 from serving breakfast and lunch to community kids. The district says they have expanded their summer lunch program to 34 locations, in order to "serve our community’s children healthy, fresh food during the summer when school is out of session." Meals are free for any child under 18, no prior qualification necessary. For more information, click here.
Posted: 05/26/2015 - Public Works: Rockrimmon Channel - $2,000,000 Pebblewood slope stabilization - $750,000 262 S. Academy Box Culvert Collapse - $250,000 Cottonwood Creek Grade Control failure above Academy Blvd - $350,000 Corrugated Metal Pipe failures (Delmonico, Flintridge, Sodbuster Trail) - $650,000 Public Works Total: $4,000,000 Parks: Pikes Peak Greenway at El Pomar Youth Sports Complex - $365,000 Pikes Peak Greenway South of Janitell-1 - $346,000 Pikes Peak Greenway South of Janitell-3 - $227,000 Foothills Trail in Garden of the Gods and Dakota Trail - $35,000 Red Rock Canyon Open Space - $27,000 Parks Total: $1,000,000 Total Supplemental Appropriation $5,000,000 At the end of 2014, the General Fund Unassigned Fund Balance was approximately $34 million.
Posted: 05/15/2015 - House address: 8598 Moorland Lane Colorado Springs, CO 80927 Directions to the house: Take Woodmen Road east. Turn right on N. Marksheffel Road. Turn left on Vista Cerro. Turn left on Vista Del Pico. Turn left on Wonderland. Turn right on Tahoe Rim. Turn left on Meadow Wing Circle. Turn right on Moorland. The house will be on the right.
Posted: 05/12/2015 - Repaving Projects funded by PPRTA: - Spring Meadow Dr: From Lake Ave to Cheyenne Mountain Blvd - Astrozon Blvd: From Academy to Hancock, Academy to Chelton and Chelton to Powers. - Pikes Peak Ave: From Academy to Murray - Wahsatch Ave: From Uintah to Platte - Airport Rd: From Murray to Airport - Pikes Peak Ave: From Printers to Circle - Acacia Dr: From Hancock to Meadow Lane - Mount View Lane: From Nevada to Hancock - Meadow Lane: From Austin Bluffs to Acacia - Hancock Ave: From Pikes Peak to Platte and Fountain to Costilla - Woodland Hills Dr: From Union to Rangewood - Jet Wing Dr: From Fountain to the dead end - Zeppelin Rd: From Powers to the dead end - Aviation Way: From Zeppelin Rd to Aviation Way pavement change - Farthing Dr: From Farthing to Briscoglen - El Morro Rd: From Delta to Academy - Verde Drive: From the cul-de-sac to Circle
Posted: 05/07/2015 - The Stamp Out Hunger food drive is happening Saturday, May 9th, 2015 across the country and here in Southern Colorado. You can help by filling a bag with non-perishable food items and leaving it by your mailbox Saturday morning. Your mail carrier will pick up the donations while they deliver your mail. The food drive will happen rain or shine.
Posted: 05/01/2015 - As part of a settlement with the Federal Trade Commission, AT&T has agreed to pay customers back for unauthorized third party charges. This is for things like trivia, horoscopes and love tips that showed up on customers' monthly bills after January 1, 2009. Friday is the deadline to apply for a refund. You can apply by clicking on the link. If you have questions, call 1-877-819-9692.
Posted: 04/29/2015 - Click here for more information about the American Diabetes Association's 6th Annual "Derby for Diabetes" at the Mezzanine in downtown Colorado Springs. The money raised in part goes to help bring kids living with diabetes to a local camp to have fun while learning to manage their disease.