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Useful Phone Numbers and Other Sources of Information

Some information may be better obtained from other agencies or sources:

·         Engineering (719) 385-5218 has information on traffic as well as standards for drainage, grading and right-of-way construction. There are various offices throughout the City however the majority of the information can be obtained at 30 S. Nevada Avenue, 4th floor.

·         Office Services located at 30 S. Nevada Avenue, Suite L01 has a bookstore of available manuals and documents for sale including the Public Works Design Manual, Hillside Overlay Manual, Streamside Overlay Manual, Landscape Design Manual and Zoning and Subdivision Code.

·         Pikes Peak Area Council of Governments (PPACG) located at 15 S. 7th Street, (719) 471-7080 maintains statistical information pertaining to population and the economy.

·         Colorado Springs Regional Alliance (formerly known as the Chamber of Commerce and Economic Development Council) located at 102 S. Tejon Street, Suite #430 (719) 635-1551 provides information on business issues

·         Pikes Peak Library District maintains a special section of historical information and current documents about the Pikes Peak Region. The historical data is located at the main library at 20 N. Cascade Avenue, (719) 374-2080.

·         There are several outlying cities that have their own Planning Departments:

o        City of Fountain, Planning Department (719) 382-8521

o        City of Manitou Springs, Planning Department (719) 685-4398

o        City of Green Mountain Falls, Planning Department (719) 685-9414

o        Town of Monument, Planning Department (719) 481-2954

o        City of Woodland Park, Planning Department, (719) 687-9246

o        Teller County, Planning Department (719) 687-3048

Important Phone Numbers and locations for City of Colorado Springs Services:

·        City Council: 107 N. Nevada Avenue, 385-5986

·        Mayor and Chief of Staff, 30 S. Nevada Avenue, 6th Floor, 385-5900

·        City Clerk: Business, liquor and contractor licensing; 30 S. Nevada Avenue, 1st Floor, 385-5901

·        City Attorney, 30 S. Nevada Avenue, 5th Floor, 385-5909

·        Housing Authority: Affordable housing, 831 S. Nevada Avenue, 387-6700

·        Housing and Community Development: Redevelopment programs and rehabilitation loans, 704 E. Boulder Street, 385-5912

·        Colorado Springs Police Department-Code Enforcement Unit: 444-7891

·        Parks and Recreation Department: Parks and Recreation program information, 1401 Recreation Way, 385-5940

·        Forestry: Tree and shrubbery trimming by electric lines and public rights-of-way, 1401 Recreation Way, 385-5942

·        Building Permits and Inspections: Pikes Peak Regional Building Department, 2880 International Circle, 327-2880

·        Transit: Public transportation, bus schedules and information, 1015 Transit Drive, 385-5974

·        Airport: 7770 E. Milton E. Proby Parkway, 550-1900

·         Colorado Springs Utilities, Customer Service: 448-4800

o        Tap Fees: 668-8113

·        Complaints:

o        Land Use Issues: 444-7891

o        Health Issues: 578-3199

o        Environmental Issues: 520-7879

o        Animal Issues: 473-1741

o        Street Repairs, Drainage, Curb-Cuts, etc. 385-5918

o        Traffic Signals, Street Signs, etc. 385-5908

o        Street Lights, 448-4800

o        Sanitary conditions, weeds, trash, junk, etc., 444-7891

o        Noise Issues: 444-7891

 

Important Phone Numbers and addresses for El Paso County:

·        Assessor: Tax Schedule Numbers and Tax Collection, 27 E. Vermijo Avenue, 520-6600

·        Clerk and Recorder: Recordation of documents, 200 S. Cascade Avenue, 520-6200

·        Colorado State University Extension Office: Master Gardening, 4-H and FFA Youth Classes, 305 S. Union Boulevard, 636-8920

·        Health: Vital records and health issues; 305 S. Union Boulevard, 578-3199

·        Environmental: 3255 Akers Drive, 578-7879

·        Planning: Zoning and development in unincorporated El Paso County, 2880 International Circle, 520-6300