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COVID-19
Colorado Springs Chamber & EDC, community leaders assess business challenges and needs related to COVID-19

The Colorado Springs Chamber & EDC today announced the results of a community-wide survey designed to identify businesses’ concerns and assess needs related to the impacts of COVID-19. “As COVID-19 is significantly disrupting our regional economy, we needed a way to ask businesses in the Pikes Peak region directly how they are being affected so […]

April 6, 2020
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L3Harris Technologies awarded contract to modernize and sustain US Space Force capabilities

Highlights: Estimated contract value is $1.2 billion over 10 years Addresses growing threat to critical space assets by enhancing current and introducing new capabilities Continues 17-year collaboration with US Space Force Space and Missile Systems Center   L3Harris Technologies (NYSE:LHX) has been awarded a $23 million contract to modernize and sustain critical space infrastructure used […]

April 3, 2020
COVID-19
Timberline Landscaping launches outdoor sanitation services

Outdoor spaces and playgrounds provide much-needed sanctuary and peace, but cleaning and disinfecting of shared outdoor spaces is an often overlooked and necessary task. Timberline Landscaping, Inc. is proud to introduce a new service offering commercial and residential outdoor sanitization solutions that aid in the control of many harmful strains of viruses, including pet bacteria, […]

March 31, 2020
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Immediate funding and resources now available to aid Colorado Springs small businesses

Local entrepreneurs and investors bolster support during COVID-19 crisis Colorado Springs and El Paso County small businesses and nonprofits impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic have new local support that provides up to $25,000 in funding. Beginning the week of March 30, Survive & Thrive COS provides recovery funding, mentoring and other resources to increase the […]

March 30, 2020
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DORA Broadband Grants awarded to StratusIQ in El Paso County

Colorado Springs, CO – StratusIQ, the largest local provider of fiber Internet service in El Paso County, announces their next fiber Internet expansion to the homes of Latigo Trails and Black Forest Reserve, following two separate grants awarded by the Department of Regulatory Agencies (DORA) Broadband Fund. The Broadband Fund exists to connect communities and […]

March 5, 2020
Kaiser Permanente kicks-off construction at newest Colorado Springs location

COLORADO SPRINGS—On February 25, dozens of Kaiser Permanente executives and local business leaders gathered for a groundbreaking ceremony, marking the beginning of construction on the new Kaiser Permanente Premier medical offices.   The new Premier medical offices will feature the latest in medical technology including a system called Next Generation (NextGen) which offers digital membership […]

February 28, 2020
Colorado Springs Chamber & EDC launches national public relations campaign to secure permanent U.S. Space Command headquarters

The Colorado Springs Chamber of Commerce & Economic Development Corp. (Chamber & EDC) today announced its official launch of a national public relations campaign to promote Colorado as the ideal location for the permanent establishment of U.S. Space Command (USSPACECOM). Three of six bases identified by the U.S. Air Force in the initial strategic basing […]

February 18, 2020
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A Colorado Springs favorite is expanding and relocating

Colorado Springs, Colo. — After nearly seven years at his current location on Rockrimmon Drive, Chef Robert “BB” Brunet, executive chef of Momma Pearl’s Cajun Kitchen, is pleased to announce the opening of Momma Pearl’s new location at 162 Tracker Drive, in the Polaris Pointe Shopping Center at the I-25 Northgate Exit #156. Chef BB […]

January 2, 2020
Colorado Springs named in Inc.’s 2020 Surge Cities List

Inc. today announced its second annual Surge Cities list, a guide to the best 50 cities in America for starting a business. Coming in at #21 on the list is Colorado Springs. This is the first time the city made the list. Inc.’s Surge Cities partner, innovation policy firm Startup Genome, used public data as well as insights […]

December 12, 2019
Cecilia Harry named Chief Economic Development Officer of Colorado Springs Chamber & EDC

Cecilia Harry has been named the new Chief Economic Development Officer of the Colorado Springs Chamber & EDC, the largest economic development, chamber of commerce, and business advocacy organization in southern Colorado. Harry will begin the role in mid-December. As Chief Economic Development Officer, Harry will lead the organization’s economic development mission to attract, expand, […]

December 9, 2019