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  1. Mobility Summit on 4/24/2019

    Manitou Springs residents, business owners, and other stakeholders are encouraged to provide input and feedback for the Transportation & Mobility Master Plan, encompassing all mobility throughout the...
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    Apr 30, 2019 by Alicia Stoke (212 points)

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  2. By Rob Danin - 5-16-2019 Cog Railway Cars

    Having just watched the May 14, 2019 city council work session on YouTube I wanted to add my thoughts on the possible use of the Cog railway cars. Having served as a founding member of Save the Flats...
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    May 22, 2019 by Alicia Stoke (212 points)

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  3. By Jay Rohrer : The city needs some ideas on what to do with the artifacts from the Cog. Specifically the two cog cars and the water tank.

    By Jayrohrer@yahoo.com The city needs some ideas on what to do with the artifacts from the Cog. Specifically the two cog cars and the water tank.

    May 22, 2019 by Alicia Stoke (212 points)

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  4. Project Website

    The TMMP has a dedicated website! We will post when updates or new information is posted to that website. http://www.manitouspringsgov.com/466/Transportation-Mobility-Master-Plan

    Apr 30, 2019 by Kyle McLaughlin (112 points)

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  5. Dining car

    One of them should be put next to a restaurant as a connected extention of seating. Don't know which restaurant or where, but it certainly has dining potential!

    May 22, 2019 by Mia Elliott (5 points)

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  6. Manitou Spokes

    Manitou Spokes meets every Tuesday (except the first Tuesday, see below) at Seven Minute Springs at 5PM. Then meets at a local watering hole which varies each week. There are three rides: Hot 'N...
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    Apr 19, 2019 by Jay (365 points)

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  7. Cog Railway Park

    Higginbotham Flats is an ideal location to exhibit and preserve both rail cars and the water tower, which was also donated by the Cog Railway. Higginbotham Flats was formerly owned by Major John...
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    May 23, 2019 by Michael Maio (17 points)

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  8. Use%20one%20or%20both%20as%20mini-theater%20showing%20historic%20photos%20and%20videos%20of%20the%20history%20of%20Manitou%20Springs.%20

    The D-Day Museum in New Orleans opens their tour with a simulated train ride that soldiers would take to their basic training camps. A passenger car was transformed into a mini-movie theater showing...
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    May 23, 2019 by John Posusta (5 points)

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  9. New

    Fun Bus

    'My daughter Sophia (age 8) suggested that the Cog RR cars be transformed into "Fun Buses". A Fun Bus is a school bus that is transformed into a mini gymnasium with rope swings, mats, trampolines, and...
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    Sep 14, 2019 by Christy T. (7 points)

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  10. I have a question about the environmental impact of what you are planning? DO you submit EIS??

    The question link did not work... sorry. Would love to hear back on this question. Thanks

    Jun 7, 2019 by Beckyy Elder (5 points)

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  11. They%20probably%20would%20make%20any%20coffee%20shops%20grab%20your%20cup%20from%20historical%20marker

    Probably would make meat little coffee shops get your cup of java from a historical marker

    May 23, 2019 by Dawn Row (5 points)

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  12. Cog Railway Park

    Save Higginbotham Flats. Support the transformation of this hideous brownfield in Manitou Springs into the gem of our park system. Higginbotham Flats is an ideal location to exhibit and preserve rail...
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    May 26, 2019 by Michael Maio (17 points)

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  13. Rex Morriss - Turn it into a VR simulated ride up Pikes

    ...and give those who are physically unable to make the trip to somewhat experience it...heck, perhaps we could even have a donut shop available at the exit. 😉

    May 23, 2019 by Alicia Stoke (212 points)

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  14. Put them back

    The city needs to step in not let the Broadmoor be the only access to pikes peak. Put the cog cars back on the mountain

    May 23, 2019 by Kimber Smith (5 points)

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  15. Shannon K Grindle - Visitor station

    Shannon K Grindle Visitor station

    May 23, 2019 by Alicia Stoke (212 points)

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  16. We need safe sidewalks and all ages and abilities bike lanes EVERYWHERE.

    A study was just released in the Journal of Transport and Health (Marshall and Ferenchak 2019) that examined 13 years of data on fatalities and serious injuries in 12 US cities. It found that...
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    Jun 12, 2019 by Corina McKendry (5 points)

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  17. Green Houses

    It would be cool to display and transform one of the cars into a green house that the public can access during weekends. It could include edible plants as well as attractive foliage. Tourists and...
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    May 22, 2019 by Keara Werth (5 points)

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  18. Robin Huddleson - Turn it into a library.

    You could alternate books periodically. You could hold an event and talk about railroads, etc. History should be retained as knowledge learned from the past, if possible.

    May 23, 2019 by Alicia Stoke (212 points)

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  19. Ricky Blundell - Visitor fast food and souvenir shop

    Visitor fast food and souvenir shop

    May 23, 2019 by Alicia Stoke (212 points)

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  20. Darlene G : "In the U.K the coverted train cars in youth hostles"

    Post on NextDoor Social Media: Darlene G : "In the U.K the coverted train cars in youth hostles"

    May 31, 2019 by Alicia Stoke (212 points)

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  21. Meeting! Share ideas on what to do with the two Cog Railway cars

    There's a meeting at the MAC - 513 Manitou Ave on July 10 from 6 - 7:30. Come share your ideas and hear others on what to do with the two retired Cog Railway cars the City recently acquired from the...
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    Jun 27, 2019 by Alicia Stoke (212 points)

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