In the News

Colorado Springs Forward will constantly be active working behind the scenes and in the fore to move Colorado Springs forward.  When there is activity in the news, we will post those links here to make it easy to see what’s being said by and about us.

9.14.17 Don’t blame developers for city’s failure to maintain stormwater system

8.22.17 Stormwater fees headed for November ballot in Colorado Springs

8.22.17 New Partnership with Dr. Pamela Shockley-Zalabak

8.8.17 Colorado Springs City Council approves stormwater ordinance

7.25.17 Downtown Colorado Springs master plan shows proposed 19-story hotel, more big additions

7.10.17 New flights being added to Colorado Springs Airport

7.5.17 Colorado Springs voters in new poll favor reinstating stormwater fee

6.15.17 Regents OK $61M for UCCS sports medicine component of City for Champions

6.9.17 Governors break ground on U.S. Olympic Museum in Colorado Springs

6.9.17 Colorado governor, former Ohio governor break ground on U.S. Olympic museum

6.9.17 Governors break ground on US Olympic museum in Colorado

5.2.17 Lathen to resign as executive director of Colorado Springs Forward

5.1.17 Amy Lathen steps down as executive director of Colorado Springs Forward

4.7.17 Agreement with Colorado Springs agency clears way for Olympic Museum groundbreaking

3.16.17 Olympic Museum backers in Colorado Springs move closer to funding for their project

3.6.17 Ultimate civic power is the citizen’s vote

10.11.16 The Daily Sentinal, Grand Junction, No on Amendment 70

10.10.16 Amendment 71: A passionate debate over the Colorado Constitution 

10.08.16 No on Amendment 70: It ignores the diversity of Colorado’s economic regions

10.08.16 the Pueblo Chieftain Who is Taking the Risk in ColoradoCare

10.08.16 The Journal No New Taxes, No to Amendment 69

10.07.16 Mark Shaefer: Amendment 71 blocks easy access to Colorado Consitution

10.07.16 Colorado Springs Business Journal Vote NO on ColoradoCare

10.06.16 Why You Should Vote No On Amendment 69, the ColoradoCare Health Plan

10.05.16 Fort Morgan Times: Letter to the Editor Supports Amendment 71

10.04.16  Steamboat Today Our View: Vote yes on Amendment 71

9.30.16 Amendment 69 it’s a risky health care move colorado can’t afford

9.28.16 Vote No on ColoradoCare

9.23.16 Editorial: Vote “No” on proposal that will kill good jobs 

9.11.16 Guest Column: Two ballot issues could negatively impact the community

8.23.16 Colorado Springs Business Leaders Lash out against universal health care plan

8.10.16 Amendment 69 is Worse than We Thought 

8.08.16 Proposed Colorado universal health care plan financially unsustainable

7.07.16 GUEST COLUMN: El Paso County commissioner moving forward

6.29.16 Gazette: Colorado Springs City Council to maintain Utilities governance

6.29.16 GUEST COLUMN: The right governance for Colorado Springs Utilities

6.24.16 Newsletter: Fill out your ballots before Tuesday!

6.22.16 Newsletter: Join us in asking Utilities Board to postpone June 29th meeting!

6.20.16 Gazette: Survey indicates support to oust City Council as overseer of Colorado Springs Utilities

6.20.16 Remember to return your ballots!

6.9.16 CSF: Ballots have arrived for County Commissioners Primary Election

6.3.16 Candidates for Primary Election, June 28, 2016

5.25.16 Colorado Springs Forward endorses VanderWerf

5.25.16 Colorado Springs City Council finishes months-long fight over land swap with 6-3 vote

5.25.16 Colorado Springs City Council votes yes to controversial land swap

5.25.16 Council votes yes — opponents to fight on

5.24.16 City Council votes to approve land swap

5.24.16 UPDATE: Colorado Springs City Council approves controversial land swap

5.24.16 City Council approves proposed land swap

5.24.16 Colorado Springs OKs controversial land deal with Broadmoor

5.24.16 Land swap approved by 6-3 vote

5.24.16 Press Release: Colorado Springs Forward announces El Paso County Commissioner District 3 endorsement

5.19.16 El Paso County Commissioner Amy Lathen resigning to head Colorado Springs Forward

5.19.16 El Paso Co. Commissioner resigns to be exec. dir. for Colo. Springs Forward

5.19.16 El Paso County Commissioner Amy Lathen resigning

5.19.16 County Commissioner Lathen resigning

5.19.16 Lathen leaving BOCC early to head C.S. Forward

5.19.16 Press Release: Colorado Springs Forward hires Amy Lathen as new executive director

5.17.16 Amendment 69 is Bad for Colorado Businesses and Taxpayers

2.25.16 Colorado Springs Forward announces El Paso County Commissioner endorsements

5.19.15 John Suthers to be next Colorado Springs mayor

4.8.15 Suthers, Makepeace gear up for run-off in Colorado Springs mayoral race

4.8.15 Suthers, Makepeace to face off on runoff for Colorado Springs mayor

4.8.15 Colorado Springs Mayor’s Race Goes To Runoff Election

3.23.15 Insights at Large: City Council candidate Jariah R. Walker 

3.04.15 The golden eggs: Suthers leads in two crucial categories in the Springs mayoral race

3.04.15 Springs mayoral candidates on exploiting Pikes Peak

2.20.15 Colorado Springs Mayoral Candidates Meet For Debate

2.12.15 Suthers scores HBA endorsement

10.23.14 Independent: Another look at Utilities governance

9.30.14 Independent: Downtown says ‘yes’ to stormwater ballot measure

9.29.14 Gazette: Give me a break: Incentives in Colorado help ‘close the deal’ with businesses

9.27.14 Gazette: LETTERS: Commissioners doing other things; a community owned utility

9.23.14 Gazette: EDITORIAL: Proposal would forbid plans without approval by voters

9.18.14 Gazette: Colorado Springs group wants to change workings of Utilities board

9.8.14 CSBJ: Colorado Springs Forward alters its strategy

9.8.14 Gazette: Seeking to Move Forward

9.7.14 Gazette: Group could move city forward

9.6.14 Independent: Cassiani Chosen to Lead Turn Around of Springs

9.4.14 Gazette: Cassiani tapped to head up Colorado Springs Forward

8.30.14 Gazette: Colorado Springs business leaders forming group to influence civic, political decisions

8.27.14 Independent: New biz group rides to Springs’ rescue