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Notice of Proposed 2017 Budget

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that a proposed 2017 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.

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 a budget work session on the proposed budget at City Hall, 606 Manitou Avenue, on October 25, 2015 at 6:00 pm.  A public hearing on the proposed budget will be held at the meeting of the City Council on December 6, 2016, at 6:00 p.m. in the City Council Chambers of City Hall, 606 Manitou Avenue, Manitou Springs, Colorado.  

Requests for Proposals

Fire Department Training Facility

The City of Manitou Springs Fire Department is seeking RFP's for architectural designs for a new training facility. To view the full fire department training facility RFP, click here


This section contains the City's official public notice for pending and recently adopted ordinances. All links are PDFs. For those without Internet access, the full text of ordinances is available in the city clerk's office at 606 Manitou Avenue.

FYI: Ordinances must be voted on twice before they go into effect. Ever wonder what the Ordinance number means? It's simply a count of the ordinances in any given year. So Ordinance No. 0316 is the third ordinance of 2016.   

2016 Ordinances

Passed at First Reading

ORD 3416 (Adopt 2017 Budget)   Budget

Passed and Adopted

ORD 3316 (Development Deadline)
ORD 3216
(Historic District Incentives Update)
ORD 3116 (Wastewater Discharge Regulations)
ORD 3016 (Extend Incentive Award Moratorium)
ORD 2916
(Adopt CS Drainage Regs)
ORD 2816
(Amending 2016 Budget)  Exhibit A
ORD 2716 (Obstructing Public Sidewalks) Exhibit A-map
ORD 2616 (Procurement Requirements)
ORD 2516 (Retail Marijuana Establishments)
ORD 2416
(Manitou Pedestrian Access)  Exhibit A-map
ORD 2316 (Single Trash Hauler) Exhibit A
ORD 2216
(2-Hour Parking on Ruxton) 
ORD 2116 (Amend Personnel Policy)
ORD 2016 (Vacation Rental Moratorium Expiration)
ORD 1916 (Commerce Bank Lease-Purchase) Exhibit A
ORD 1816 (Commercial Zone Lodging)
ORD 1716 (Officer Elections)
ORD 1616 (0 Dudley Road Rezone)
ORD 1516
(Conditional Use Permit Process)
ORD 1416 (Vacation Rentals)
ORD 1316 (Collection of Unpaid Water Rates)
ORD 1216 (Building Official Designation)
ORD 1016
(Emergency Ordinance - Moratorium on Vacation Rentals)
ORD 0916
 (Mineral Spring Uses)
ORD 0816 (City Administrator Terminology)
ORD 0716 (Travel Time Compensation)
ORD 0416 (Incentive Awards Moratorium)
ORD 0216 (Vacancy Appointments)
ORD 0116 (Council Meeting Start Time)

Ordinances Postponed

ORD 0616 (Subdivision Requirements)
ORD 0516 (Storage Building Setbacks)


ORD 1116 (Guest Registries)

No Action Taken 

ORD 0316 (Dumpster Permits)

2015 Ordinances 

2014 Ordinances

2013 Ordinances

2012 Ordinances

2011 Ordinances