Light snow/rain continue to develop along northern El Paso County, as well as wind picking up in this location. This trend will continue to extend to the south throughout the afternoon hours. Light snow accumulations and poor visibility will be possible for a time this afternoon and evening north of Colorado Springs and south/southwest of Pueblo. Blowing dust will be mostly likely on the Eastern Plains, where a Blowing Dust Advisory is in effect. Bottom-line, your Tuesday will feel (and look) a lot different than the past two days. Be prepared...
Mayor Steve Bach flipped the switch Monday evening to turn on the final street light in Colorado Springs.
It's near Academy and Constitution.
Nearly 8,000 street lights were turned off in 2009 to save money.
The next year neighborhood lights were turned back on- and this year the final 3,500 street lights came back on.
The city says it will cost about $100,000 dollars to keep them running every year.
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