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Manitou Springs Flood Information

Learn more about how to keep yourself safe in the event of a flood, what the City is doing to mitigate flooding, and flood recovery efforts.


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City of Manitou Springs Election Results (Official)


Total Votes          2775
Yes                      972      35.03%
No                      1803      64.97%

Notice of Budget
NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that a proposed 2015 budget has been presented to the Manitou Springs City Council. The budget is available for public inspection and comment at the offices of the City Finance Director, 606 Manitou Avenue, Monday – Friday between the hours of 8:00 a.m. and 5:00 p.m. You may also view the proposed budget by clicking this link.

Any interested elector of Manitou Springs may inspect the proposed budget and file or register any objections thereto at any time prior to the final adoption of the budget.   There will be budget work sessions on the proposed budget at City Hall, 606 Manitou Avenue, on October 14, 2014, October 28, 2014 and November 11, 2014 at 7:00 pm.  A public hearing on the proposed budget will be held at the meeting of the City Council on December 2, 2014, at 7:00 p.m. in the City Council Chambers of City Hall, 606 Manitou Avenue, Manitou Springs, Colorado

Metro District Notice of Budget

To view the Metro District 2015 notice of budget, please follow this link.

Williams Canyon Lower Basin Wall Completed
To see a picture of the completed Lower Basin Wall, please follow this link.

Quarterly Newsletter
City newsletters are now online!  Click view the lastest edition.

SunShare Press Release

The City of Manitou Springs recently signed a contract to provide up to 100 percent of its city facilities' energy needs from solar panels provided through SunShare's newest solar garden. For more information on the SunShare agreement, follow this link.

New Water and Sewer Rates Effective January 1
Per Municipal Code 13.16, water and sewer rates are adjusted on the 1st day of every new fiscal year.  Click to view the FY2014 rates

Manitou Springs Expands Mini-Grant Program

In May of this year, the City of Manitou Springs announced the creation of a mini-grant program, administered by the Historic Preservation Commission.  The program allows homeowners in the Historic District to apply for assistance with costs of exterior maintenance. In response to the August 9 flood, the Historic Preservation Commission expanded the types of properties and work that will be eligible for this assistance. Click to view additional information regarding the HPC mini-grant program.

Manitou Springs Welcomes Visitors

Best known for its scenic landscapes, cool mountain air, healing mineral springs, hiking trails, popular events and welcoming spirit, Manitou Springs thrives as a popular tourist destination.  Click to learn more about Manitou Springs.