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 124: Building a Great City

What does it take to build a truly great city? Does it mean building more efficient highways, or neighborhoods built like miniature cities, complete with restaurants, libraries and grocery stores? Or is building a great city about developing as much land as possible in order to increase both housing units and tax revenue? Maybe somewhere…

Episode 112: WTF Is On The Ballot – Widening I-25

This is the last episode in our deep dives into the November 2017 ballot issues. Almost time to vote! With DC Jim joining us in the studio we dive into a TABOR refund ballot initiative that will go towards the I-25 widening, as well as a reallocation of the PPRTA tax that will also go…

Episode 111: WTF Is On The Ballot: Stormwater!

Storm water, and the approaches to dealing with it, has a long and tortured history in Colorado Springs. We are the only major city in the entire country that does not have a dedicated funding source to maintain and expand storm water infrastructure. The lack of funding has been catastrophic for our city. Join us…

COS By The Numbers || September 13, 2017

This week’s COS By the Numbers is very heavy on the “wow, tourism really adds a lot to our economy!” vibe. I’m sure city leaders will see these numbers, think long and hard about what they mean and how tourism contributes to our economic health…and then offer some tax breaks to another defense contractor. However,…

Episode 100: Gushing Over Gaebler

The Little London Show celebrates 100 shows with Jill Gaebler! Jill is the two-term city councilwoman for District 5 in Colorado Springs and has some great insights into city government. In this week’s show we talk about the potential ballot initiative for retail marijuana that the city council is contemplating and how the additional revenue…