Apartment owner criticized as notorious slumlord sells his Colorado Springs properties

COLORADO SPRINGS – THE GAZETTE – Terry Ragan, the longtime Colorado Springs apartment owner called a “slumlord” because of decades of health, safety and building code violations at his crime-ridden properties, has sold his remaining seven apartment complexes to a Denver buyer. FULL STORY: https://gazette.com/article/1626571

Healthy Places: Promoting Equitable and Healthy Communities in Southeast Colorado Springs

After years of disinvestment and underrepresentation, the Southeast Colorado Springs community is advocating for the resources to transform itself into a thriving, healthy, and safe place to live. Southeast Colorado Springs is a family-focused, 12-square-mile community that is home to 16 percent of Colorado Springs’s population. Throughout some of the city, a negative perception of […]

Hancock Expressway / Academy Boulevard Planning and Environmental Linkages Study

From ColoradoSprings.gov – The City of Colorado Springs has completed the next step in the City’s goal to revitalize the South Academy Boulevard Corridor with a Planning and Environmental Linkages (PEL) Study for the Corridor node at the Hancock Expressway and Academy Boulevard intersection. The Hancock / Academy PEL Study identifies existing conditions and future […]