Episode 136: You Share, I Share, We All Love Bike Share

Bike share is coming! On June 15th, 2018 Colorado Springs will begin its very own bike share program, featuring 208 bikes and 28 hubs spread throughout the downtown core. To celebrate, and to talk about the bike share industry we sit down with Alex Armani-Munn, the Downtown Partnership‘s Economic Vitality Coordinator and the point person…

Episode 130: The State of the Downtown with the Downtown Partnership!

Sarah Humbargar, Vice President of Development Services for the Downtown Partnership, joins us to talk about development goals for downtown, successes and what is on the horizon. Filled with stats and facts, this episode will give you a good look at what is happening in the heart of Colorado Springs. Share your thoughts on this…

Episode 87: State of Downtown 2017

This week we sit down with Sarah Humbargar from the City of Colorado Springs Downtown Partnership to talk about this year’s State of the Downtown report. Sarah updates us on the new apartments, restaurants, businesses and things that are coming downtown Colorado Springs in 2017 and beyond. We also talk about what makes a great downtown,…

Episode 31: The Future of Downtown

The Downtown Partnership recently hosted its first annual State of Downtown report, full of stats and facts and other economic data about where the downtown core is going. In this episode we bring Sarah Harris, the Downtown Partnership’s Director of Business Development and Economic Vitality, in to the studio to talk about the report, the highlights…

Episode 6: Do we have a Homeless Problem?

With talk of the City For Champions development and the continuing influx of new businesses into downtown Colorado Springs the homeless population is often cited as a  potential determinant to development. Our downtown parks, including America the Beautiful, Antlers Park and Acacia Park play host to large numbers of homeless people in our city. Homeless…

Episode 4: Are We in a Brewery Bubble? Part 2

Ryan Hannigan of Focus on the Beer and Todd Baldwin of Red Leg Brewing Company finish up their conversation about the brewery scene in Colorado Springs. Part two includes how to get local brews into local restaurants, favorite places to drink local craft beers and what the city is doing to support the growing scene.