The state health department issued new guidelines for personal and outdoor recreation that includes gyms, parks, playgrounds, pools, rafting and fishing. Read more on the "Safer at Home and in the Vast, Great Outdoors" here.
Restaurants in El Paso County can reopen their dining rooms. Restaurants that choose to reopen will have to follow strict guidelines. Read more here.
Douglas, Fremont and Teller counties have also fully reopened restaurants after the state approved waivers that allow them to have less restrictions than the rest of Colorado. Read more on the "Safer at Home and in the Vast, Great Outdoors" that here.
Some national retailers, including Kohls, have reopened their doors in Colorado Springs. Read more about that here.
Here's what has not changed: Critical businesses, including grocery stores, will continue to have strict precautions in place; vulnerable populations and older adults should follow Stay-at-Home recommendations, which means only leaving home for medical care and essential activities; and group gatherings of 10 or more are still not allowed.
As of May 4: The El Paso County Clerk and Recorder Motor Vehicle and Driver’s License office will be open by appointment-only at three locations. The North Union Town Center branch and Southeast Powers branch will offer Saturday office hours by appointment only. Read more here.
Also, for nonessential workplaces, up to 50 percent of staff can return to work in person, with social distancing in place. Telecommuting is still strongly encouraged, especially for vulnerable workers.
A number of other businesses have closed or adjusted their hours to allow more time for employees to stock shelves and clean. Others have created special shopping time for seniors. (See a list of those stores offering senior shopping hours here.)
Find out about parks, trails, visitor centers and other tourist destinations open status here.
Open businesses. Some may have adjusted hours and operations; contact businesses for information.
99 Massage: Call or go online for appointments. 3659 Austin Bluffs Parkway, 593-7812; 7675 N. Union Blvd., 528-6378.
ABBA Eye Care: All Colorado Springs stores open.
Academy Bank: (1 S. Tejon St.): 208-8911.
Ace Hardware: Open for in-store shopping; Stetson Hills, 354-2000; Bon, 577-0051; Northgate, 487-3043; Circle, 550-3702; Garden of the Gods, 955-0428.
Acme Pawn: Acme Pawn Original, Acme Pawn East, Acme Pawn North, Acme Super Pawn; Acme Pawn V, closed - by appointment only.
Action Potential Physical Therapy: All locations open. Call each location for hours.
Affordable Plumbing: Open for all Plumbing HVAC, electrical and excavation needs. Affordable Plumbing, Heat, and Electric located, Colorado Springs, 471-0713; Courtesy Plumbing and Heating, Castle Rock-plumbing and heating; 303-688-0597; Affordable, Denver-plumbing and heating, 303-428-4221. All three locations are open 24/7 for any needs that may arise.Air Care Colorado: Resumes emissions testing. Go online for a list of locations.
Air Pollution Control Division: All in-person services closed. Customers can use email email@example.com or firstname.lastname@example.org, call 303-692-3100 or use mail 4300 Cherry Creek Drive South, Denver, Colorado 80246, Attention: Indoor Environment Program.
Alley Cat Studio: 238-4265, email@example.com, online and will meet for appointments. Masks for sale. Eclectic gift shop offering hand embroidered items such as hoop art, needle books, hankies, gift bags, dream catchers, etc.
Apple: 1685 Briargate Parkway, Suite 315, 522-4460.
Arati Artists Gallery: 2425 W. Colorado Ave., 636-1901
ARC Thrift Stores: Contact individual stores for hours.
Art 111 Gallery and Art Supply: Open; still offering private appointments and phone orders, 473-3438.
Aspen Auto Clinic: Open. Check individual stores for hours; Mark Dabling, 888-2870; North Union, 249-6962; Jet Stream, 249-5396; Tutt, 426-2358.
AT&T (202 N. Tejon Street): 219-3087.
Autosmith Auto Repair/Service: 634-4800. Offering curbside drop off and pick up. Staff is available to meet you outside to limit interaction. Just call 634-4800 when you are outside and they will come and meet you. Instituting social distancing procedures. Not offering waiting appointments for the next 2 weeks and have rapidly sped up check in and check out interaction with customers. Offering drop off and pick up after hours. Payments for service will be taken over the phone.
Bad Axe Throwing: 3536 N. Academy Blvd.
Bare Feet Spa: 6789 Bismark Road, Suite 110, 573-7212, appointments required.
Batteries Plus Bulbs: 2713 Janitell Road, 219-0323, Austin Bluffs Parkway, 599-9554; Woodmen Road, 572-7330; US Highway 50 West, Pueblo, 583-8766. Also offering curbside pickup. Call individual stores for hours.
Beauty Bar: 473-8404.
Bed Bath and Beyond: Open. Curbside pickup available at some stores.
Beneficent Long Term Care VA & Medicaid Education: 665 Southpointe Court, Suite 100, 645-8350, open for business.
Boot Barn: 13071 Bass Pro Drive, opens June 5.
Bright Dentistry: Open, 266-9000.
Burlington: Colorado Springs stores open. Go online for hours.
Bustang and Bustang Outrider: Most Outrider routes start on June 28, with Bustang weekday only service starting June 29.
By Design Gems: 22520 1/2 W. Colorado Ave., 634-7973.
Carefree Bingo: 3440 N. Carefree Circle North, 591-7835.
Catamount Institute: Adventure Camp begins June 22.
Celebration Metaphysical Center: 975 Garden of the Gods Road, Suite C, 634-1855.
Chapel Hills Mall: 1710 Briargate Blvd. Open 11 a.m.-7 p.m. Mondays-Saturdays, 11 a.m.-5 p.m. Sundays.
Check Into Cash: Limited number of people allowed inside store. Open regular hours.
Cinemark Carefree and Cinemark Tinseltown: Scheduled to open July 10.
The Citadel Mall: 750 Citadel Drive East. Open 11 a.m.-7 p.m. Mondays-Saturdays, 11 a.m.-5 p.m. Sundays.
C J Kard: 214 N. Tejon St., 634-3339, scheduled to close permanently on June 30.
Colorado Beef Council: Helping connect Colorado farms and ranchers that sell beef with consumers who want to buy beef. Colorado beef producers wanting to submit their operation for CBC service, to go tinyurl.com/ux7ndd8, find a directory at cobeef.com.
Colorado Iphone: 308A S. Eighth St., 375-5316.
Colorado Sewer Service Denver: 6000 W. 13th Ave., Lakewood, 303-424-0448.
Costco: Colorado Springs stores open.
Cottonwood Center for the Arts: 427 E. Colorado Ave., 520-1899.
Creative Financial Services: 1216 W. Colorado Ave., 471-4774.
Crossfire Ministries: Women's bible study temporarily stopped. Temporary grocery department hours and thrift store hours are 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Tuesdays-Thursdays. Be there by 2 p.m. for groceries.
CycleBar: 13375 Voyager Parkway, 465-1661.
Cycology Studio: 117 E. Bijou St., 999-8840, open for private and semi-private lessons.
Deerfield Hills Spray Ground at Deerfield Hills Park: 4290 Deerfield Hills Road,.
Designer Shoe Warehouse: Open for in-store shopping, with senior hours and curbside service available.
DICK'S Sporting Goods: Colorado Springs stores open, but still offering curbside pickup.
Duluth Trading Co.: 5318 N. Nevada Ave., 355-7239.
Eclectic Co.: Contact delivery available or reserve a time for private shopping
Elections services: In-person elections services will not be available. To register to vote, or update your registration, please go online or call 575-8683 or firstname.lastname@example.org for elections assistance.
Eve's Revolution: 1312 W. Colorado Ave.
Express Auto Repair: Using key drop off service and after hours pickup services strongly recommended. No-Touch experience available if requested; 630-8729
Family Care Center: 540-2146, providing mental health services at all five of our locations: 1330 Qual Lake Loop, Suite 260; 2680 S. Circle Drive, fourth floor; 3715 Parkmoor Village Drive, Suite 102; 15435 Gleneagle Drive, Suite 102; 70 Morning Sun Drive, Woodland Park. We are offering telehealth appointments for those requesting them, but we will still see people in our offices as well.
Fish Window Cleaning: Open for home and business window cleaning; 559-1910.
Flow Right Plumbing, Heating and Cooling: Offers 24/7 plumbing and HVAC services in Colorado Springs and Pueblo County.
Floyd’s 99 Barbershops: Colorado Springs locations open.
Fountain Valley Senior Center Transportation Office: Remains open and available to take clients to and from medical appointments and trips to obtain food. Additionally there is limited food delivery through Silver Key; 600-2644. Contact the Fountain Valley Senior Center Transportation Office for further information.
Frayla Boutique: 18 E. Fountain Blvd., 237-9433, open for in-store shopping.
Gallery 113: 125 1/2 N. Tejon St., 634-5299. Open Fridays-Sundays. Call or go online for hours.
GameStop: Most Colorado Springs stores open. Contact individual stores for hours.
Gold's Gym: All Colorado Springs locations closed permanently.
goPuff: Providing customers with delivery of everyday essentials, from cleaning products and over-the-counter medications to food, drinks, baby products and more;.
Goodwill: All stores open.
HealthQuest Medical Services: 1495 Garden of the Gods Road, Suite 102, 260-9797. Open, but are asking all patients who are experiencing symptoms of the flu or a respiratory infection or have been exposed to a person with coronavirus or any other communicable disease, to reschedule appointments.
Hearing Health Centers: Open with limited services.
Heuberger Motors: Open regular hours. Service department is retrieving customer cars in need of service or recall work. In many cases a loaner or rental vehicle can be provided. Vehicles dropped off or pickup will be wiped down thoroughly on the inside for both our staff and customers.
Hobby Lobby: Local stores open. Go online for hours.
Holden House 1902 Bed & Breakfast Inn: Open for business, 1102 W. Pikes Peak Ave., 471-3980.
Home Depot: Open. Check stores for hours.
Honest Accurate Auto: Open but encouraging early drop-offs and after-hours pick-ups.
Hooked on Books: 12 E. Bijou St., 419-7660; 3918 Maizeland Road, 596-1621.
IKEA: 9800 E. Ikea Way, Centennial, store open, restaurant is temporarily closed.
Independence Center: Building partially open by appointment only.
JCPenney: Local stores open with limited hours.
Jiffy Lube: Customers are welcome to wait in their vehicle while technicians provide service. The lobby is open but how many people will be allowed will follow local guidelines.
Johannes Hunter Jewelers: 5182 N. Nevada Ave., 633-8982.
Kaiser Permanente Colorado: Temporarily closed or limited in-person services at some facilities. Please check with individual offices about elective surgeries.
King Soopers: Open regular hours.
Kingdom Mechanical: Available 24/7 for all heating, ventilation, air conditioning and air quality needs for both residential and commercial customers; 499-3313.
Knight Watch and Jewelry Company: Open by appointment only, call before visiting 633-3628.
Kohls: Colorado stores open .
Ladyfingers Letterpress: 113 E. Bijou St. Private shopping appointments and curbside pickup available.
La-Z-Boy Furniture Galleries: 7087 N. Academy Blvd., 593-7888.
La-Z-Boy Home Furnishings & Décor: 3826 Bloomington St., 593-7888.
Liberty Tax: Some local offices open. Contact local offices for information.
Life Time Fitness: 4410 Royal Pine Drive, 266-9900.
Little Fins Swim School: 1625 Medical Center Point, 4465 Northpark Drive, 344-5328.
The Local Honey Collective: 9 Bijou St., go online for hours.
Lucky Dog Daycare and Boarding (Central): 4401 Mark Dabling Blvd., 599-9663, call or go online for hours.
Lucky Dog Daycare and Boarding (South): 2801 Janitell Road, 527-9663, call or go online for hours.
Lululemon: 1845 Briargate Parkway, Suite 439, 593-2958, open with limited hours.
Mackenzie & West: Open. Personal appointments available.
Macy's: 1750 Briargate Blvd., 593-3333.
Maggie's Farm (all locations): Call locations for hours.
Monumental Miniatures & Toys: 274 Washington St., Monument, 481-1361.
Monument Valley Outdoor Pool: 2335 Allegheny Drive, 578-6636. Opens June 26 with limited capacity.
NAMI Office: 1615 S. Murray Blvd., 473-8477. Some in-person support groups have started again. Call or go online for information.
Noa's Art Photography: Studio permanently closed.
Nordstrom Rack Chapel Hills East: 7645 N. Academy Blvd., 772-6001.
O'Grady's Cell Phone Repair: 2616 W. Colorado Ave., Suite 18, 581-2355. Call for hours.
Olson Plumbing and Heating Co.: 635-3563, open and available 24/7.
Optum Clinics: Some offices are not open. Call or go online to see if your office is open.
Outlets at Castle Rock: Center open. Go online for a list of stores currently open.
Park Meadows Mall: 8401 Park Meadows Center Drive, Lone Tree, 303-792-2553.
Patsy's Original Candy Store: 1540 S. 21st. St., 633-7215.
The Pearl Merchants at Horse Alley Studio: 2425 W. Colorado Ave. Suite 100, 684-3929. Open by appointment only for in-person shopping, offering delivery or curbside delivery.
Pikes Peak Library District: Limited indoor Library services will begin July 1 at almost all facilities and mobile libraries. Hours of operation will vary by location and first hour will be reserved for people who are at high risk. Go online for more information.
Pink Cadillac Boutique: 1635 W. Colorado Ave., 684-6502.
Platte Floral: 1417 E. Platte Ave., 632-2607, open regular hours.
PlayTime Pet Sitters and Dog Walkers: 475-7297, open for business with all services available.
PostNet: Check with individual stores for hours.
The Premier Group: 375-1730, Call or go online for hours.
Pressed4Time: 599-5325, offering pickup and delivery laundry and dry cleaning.
Pueblo Convention Center: Opens to the public on July 1; 542-1100.
Redoux Consignment Boutique: 119 E. Bijou St., 424-7930.
REI: 1376 W. Woodmen Road, 260-1455. Open for in-store shopping; offering curbside pickup.
Rocky Mountain Chocolate Factory: 2431 W. Colorado Ave., 635-4131. Table set up outside store for order and pickup or order online.
Rocky Mountain Dog Walkers: Open.
Rocky Mountain Soap Market: 212 N. Tejon St., 368-7997, go online for hours.
Roof Pro 360: 394-9066, call or go online for hours.
Ross Dress for Less: Stores are open. Call or go online for hours.
Safeway: Go online for call individual stores for hours.
Safron: 2511 W. Colorado Ave., 237-2796.
Salvation Army: Housing and shelter programs still open. It has canceled large meetings, after-school children’s programs and some other non-essential group meetings.
Salvation Army Thrift Store: Local stores open.
Sam's Club: Sam's Club locations open.
The Seasoned Chef: 999 Jasmine St., Denver, Suite 100, 303-377-3222, open for in-person classes starting July 1.
Security Public Library: 715 Aspen Drive, 391-3191. Drop boxes open for returns. Curbside service available noon-4 p.m. Tuesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays.
Silver Key: Friends Thrift Store is open; Food Pantry, pick up only; Connections Cafe, grab and go meals with five frozen meals for the week; Home Delivered Meals, including Meals on Wheel, enforcing a 100% no physical contact compliance (6 feet) rule; Reserve and Ride services currently accepting reservations.
Skate City: Colorado Springs locations open June 10.
Southern Colorado Women's Chamber of Commerce: COVID-19 update and resources for businesses.
Southpointe Complete Dental: 665 Southpointe Court, Suite 150, 527-9098. Open for patients.
Special Kids Special Families: 447-8983, offering behavioral health care services via tele-health (phone and/or secure video). Call or go online for information.
SunWater Spa: 514 El Paso Blvd., Manitou Springs, 695-7007. Opening July 1.
Target: All stores open.
Taste of Life: 18965 Base Camp Road, Suite A4, Monument, 487-2858.
Terra Verde: 208 N. Tejon St., 444-8621.
TJ Maxx: 3830 Bloomington St., 550-3768.
Title Nine: 210 N. Tejon St., 227-3674.
Touch of Joy Photography: Call for appointment, 453-3600.
Tommy Bahama: Retail stores open. Call or go online for hours.
Toni & Guy: Colorado Springs locations open.
Trader Joe's: 5342 N. Nevada Ave., 264-0123.
Trouts Fly Fishing - Denver: 1303 E. 6th Ave., Denver, 303-733-1434, open but encouraging appointments. Curbside pickup and delivery available..
UMB Bank: Open. Refer to individual branches for hours.
Under Armour: Some stores are starting to open, others offering curbside services. Go online for list of stores open.
UPS: Normal hours but limiting number of customers inside store if necessary.
The Urban Cyclery: 109 E. Bijou St., 453-4834.
Urban Outfitters: Some stores are starting to open, others offering curbside services. Go online for list of stores open.
U.S. Bank: 6 S. Tejon St.
Vanguard Skin Specialists: 355-1585, dermatologists and plastic surgeons are available both virtually and in office. We have deep cleaned and reopened all of our offices in Colorado Springs, Canon City, Pueblo and Woodland Park.
Vision Institute: 320 E. Fontanero St., Suite 201; 559-2020, open regular hours.
Voelker Research: 5026 N. Academy Blvd., 528-5596.
Wag N’ Wash Natural Pet Food & Grooming: Open with adjusted hours and services. Call local store or go online for information.
Walmart: All stores open.
Walks of Life Chiropractic: 1712 W. Uintah St., 301-5598.
Water Hole at Venezia Park: 3555 Briargate Parkway. Opens June 24.
Weight Watchers: All meetings and in-person workshops are temporarily paused.
Westside Animal Hospital: 1603 W. Colorado Ave., 632-6111. Clients with in-office appointments are strongly encouraged to participate in curbside check-in.
The Whispering Aspen: 5630 N. Academy Blvd., 755-4203.
Whole Foods: 7635 N. Academy Blvd., 531-9999, call or go online for hours.
Wilson Ranch Outdoor Pool: 2335 Allegheny Drive, 598-3226. Opens June 26 with limited capacity.
The Wine Seller: 2805 Roberts Drive, Monument, 488-3019 and offering curbside pickup. All tastings canceled until further notice.
World Golf & Sand Creek Golf Course: 6865 Galley Road, 597-5489. Open with pre-paid tee times and use of your own equipment. Driving range and pro-shop offering curbside service.
World Market: 2985 New Center Point, 637-3537.
YMCA of the Pikes Peak Region: YMCA facilities open.
Government and other services
2-1-1: In partnership with Mile High United Way, the Colorado State Emergency Operations Center activated 2-1-1 Colorado to connect Coloradans with human service resources statewide. Coloradans can reach 2-1-1 online, by dialing 2-1-1 or texting your Zip Code to 898-211. Do not call 911 for COVID-19 questions unless it is a medical emergency. 2-1-1 provides navigation services to resources such as: Housing, including shelters and transitional services, rent and utility assistance, applying for SNAP benefits by phone, childcare, food/meals, transportation, clothing/personal/household needs, mental health and substance use disorders, employment, education, medical clinics, dental clinic and other government/economic services.
Alcoholics Anonymous: Some meetings suspended until further notice. Go online for information.
Centennial Hall: Board of County Commissioners — board meetings are always broadcast live through the website, the public is welcome to attend as long as social distancing can be maintained; parking garage near Centennial Hall — open free of charge.
Citizens Service Center: Department of Human Services - limited in-person services for people without internet access or other extreme circumstances; Public Health - no immunization or family planning services until further notice; Pikes Peak Workforce Center - office visits limited to unemployment insurance services, other services will be offered online and via phone until at least June 1; County Assessor - open; County Treasurer - open. Tax payments of current year taxes will be accepted to September 1st without penalty.
Colorado DMV locations: Open by appointment.
Colorado State Capitol: Closed to the public indefinitely.
El Paso County Clerk and Recorder: Offers in-person service by appointment to record documents and for copy searches of documents at our Main office. Elections services at this time are only available online or contact our office 575-8683.
Greccio Housing: Offices open by appointment only (no walk-ins), resident resources and assistance continues by phone, group events are suspended until further notice, maintenance calls are under increased precautions and limitations, administrative meetings are restricted.
Humane Society of the Pikes Peak Region: Public vaccination clinics and appointments, public spay/neuter surgeries and Wellness Waggin' events are suspended. You will be contacted to reschedule vet appointments. Still open for adoptions and pet intakes but limiting foot traffic into our facilities. HSPPR strongly urges you to keep pets in your homes at this time. If you find an animal, and it is safe to be in your household, you can fill out a found report, and we will work to reunite that pet with its owner. If you are relinquishing an animal for any reason in Colorado Springs, YOU MUST make an appointment online for strays and for owner surrenders. If you are relinquishing an animal in Pueblo, including strays, YOU MUST call 404-5421 to make an appointment. We are also limiting the number of clients allowed in our buildings at a time
Independence Center: Building closed until further notice. Services still available via email and phone.
Pikes Peak Regional Building Department: Planning and Community Development – in-person services temporarily suspended. Code enforcement and inspection services will continue in the field, with little to no personal interactions with the public. All other development applications, approvals and online functions are still available.
Mission Medical Center: If you have any respiratory issues, a cough, the flu or potentially coronavirus, PLEASE DO NOT WALK INTO THE CLINIC. Please call first and talk to one of their medical personnel, they will advise you how to proceed. No Dental Clinic. No new vision patients for glasses. The vision clinic will be open for glasses pick up only. Please call ahead for prescription refills and pickup. Appointments are being spaced out so there will be fewer people in the waiting room.
Municipal Golf Courses: Patty Jewett and Valley Hi opened for play on April 5. Modifications include the exclusive use of online tee times and payments (no walk-on play permitted), walking-only play, suspension of rental carts and other equipment, and the removal of shared touchable surfaces, including bunker rakes, ball washers, water stations and scorecards. The clubhouses are closed for public use, and food and beverage service is suspended. The driving range is also closed, and the practice area is open only to those with tee times, which are available from 10 a.m.-5 p.m. daily.
Peterson Air Force Base: Go online for a list of updated closures.
Pikes Peak Workforce Center: Continues to offer job seeker/employer services and help with online Unemployment Insurance Application. Virtual office hours are 8 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Mondays-Fridays; 667-3700.
Social Security offices: On March 17, the Social Security Administration suspended face-to-face services to the public at field offices and hearings offices nationwide until further notice.
State's Vital Records Office: In-person service for corrections or changes to birth certificates, such as name changes, will be offered by appointment only. Go to colorado.gov/pacific/cdphe/birth-certificates to set appointment or for information. Customers that only need to purchase a certified copy of a birth or death certificate may continue to submit their requests online, via mail or through a county vital records office in their area.
Abercrombie & Fitch: All stores temporarily closed.
AMF Colorado Springs Bowling: 999 N. Circle Drive, 596-5257, temporarily closed.
Barre Forte: Temporarily closed. Live streaming classes available.
Carlie's Convenience Store: 3 N. Tejon St., closed.
The Colorado Springs Senior Center: Closed until futher notice. Silver Key meals will still be available.
Compassion International: Closed.
Cowboys: Temporarily closed.
Ecumenical Social Ministries: Permanently closed.
Focus on the Family: The Welcome Center, Bookstore and Whit’s End child play area are closed.
Inside Out Youth Services: Temporarily closed.
Jack Miller Jewelry Designers: Temporarily closed.
Kimball's Peak Three Theater: Closed until further notice. Gift cards available online.
Liquor & medical marijuana license applications: In-Person Services will not be available. Licensing Information can be found on the El Paso County Clerk to the Board website or by calling 520-6430. Completed license applications can be emailed to email@example.com or mailed to PO Box 2007, Colorado Springs, CO 80901-2007
The Mining Exchange hotel: Temporarily closed.
Picture Show: 901 N. Academy Blvd. Temporarily closed.
Pikes Peak Community College: All campus events are canceled until further notice.
PILLAR Institute: Closed for the rest of spring term. All upcoming spring classes left in the catalog will be rescheduled in the summer trimester. If you are registered for an upcoming class, we will credit your PILLAR account so you can use it in the summer or fall trimester. You will not be automatically registered for the same class. You will have to re-register on the new date and time; 633-4991.
Shear "Expression" Skin Care and More: Temporarily closed. By appointment only when reopened; 635-3069.
Tailored West Tejon: Temporarily closed.