More Monica Mendoza Articles

  • Lack of trust in IT department has Colorado Springs council reluctant to spend millions

    Updated: Mon, Aug 18, 2014

    Colorado Springs has a new vision for its Information Technology department. It will soon spend $1.1 million to make its network, which keeps all city data from personnel files to police records, more secure and begin a system overhaul that details a five-year road map. The new plan...

  • No I.D., no entry

    Updated: Thu, Aug 14, 2014

    Message from security officials at the Colorado Springs City Administration Building: No I.D., no entry. Anyone doing business at the CAB, 130 S. Nevada Ave., is now welcomed at the front doors by two large signs that say, “100 % I.D. Check, for everyone’s safety. Thank you for your...

  • Dueling press conferences could set tone for stormwater campaign

    Updated: Wed, Aug 13, 2014

    Dueling press conferences on Wednesday over a proposed stormwater funding plan may signal a long campaign season ripe with accusations, political rhetoric and name calling. Mayor Steve Bach held a press conference in the morning to announce that he will not support the proposed...

  • Colorado Springs City Council OKs regional stormwater contract

    Updated: Wed, Aug 13, 2014

    Members of the regional stormwater task force cheered Tuesday when the Colorado Springs City Council voted 7-2 to approve a contract for a stormwater funding program that was two years in the making. With a sigh of relief following the vote, council member Jan Martin said the city...

  • Colorado Springs stormwater conflict could affect SDS water flow

    Updated: Sat, Aug 9, 2014

    Pueblo County Commissioner Sal Pace has closely followed the negotiations over the proposed El Paso County stormwater initiative and is crossing his fingers that political bickering won't keep the issue from the November ballot. Pace has talked about Colorado Springs' floodwaters for...

  • Republican group: Mayor says he will not seek second term; Bach remains undecided

    Updated: Thu, Aug 7, 2014

    Mayor Steve Bach told a group of Republicans at a Wednesday breakfast meeting that he was not going to seek a second term as mayor. But Bach said later that day that he has not made a decision on whether he will run for a second term in 2015. An item posted on Champions for the...

  • Manitou B&B part of discreet but growing list of marijuana-friendly hotels

    Updated: Wed, Aug 6, 2014

    Gwen David is constantly thinking of new ways to market her Avenue Hotel Bed & Breakfast Inn in Manitou Springs. She advertises on websites for those in search of romantic weekend getaways. She hits all the outdoor enthusiast websites. And now, since the grand opening of...

  • City Council, county commissioners finalize stormwater deal

    Updated: Fri, Aug 1, 2014

    Mayor Steve Bach made a last-minute attempt to control the board of a proposed regional stormwater authority, which if approved by voters in November will oversee millions of dollars a year in construction of drainage projects. In a proposal to take the creation of a regional...

  • Colorado Springs man works with police to recover property listed on Craigslist

    Updated: Tue, Jul 29, 2014

    Colorado Springs police say a man saw his stolen property listed for sale on Craigslist and set up a meeting with the people he believed had taken his goods The man told police he had two blowers stolen on July 21 in the 700 block of Chapman Drive. On July 28, he called police and...

  • PPRTA to spend $12 million on area known as No Man's Land

    Updated: Mon, Jul 28, 2014

    The Pikes Peak Rural Transportation Authority will start a major road project in 2016 on a stretch of highway that has been neglected, deemed blighted and been nicknamed No Man's Land. The authority will spend $12 million on sidewalks, gutters, a center turn lane, bicycle lanes and...

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