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KRDO Colorado Springs
Five-year street paving project starts in Colorado Springsto generate $250 million during the next five years. "We have $10 million from
Five-year street paving project starts in Colorado Springs
KRDO Colorado Springs / Posted 13 hours ago
to generate $250 million during the next five years. "We have $10 million from the first three months of this year," Mayor John Suthers said. "We should have around $46 million by the end of the year. It will take time to finish this but we ask... Read more
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KRDO Colorado Springs
Sales-Tax-for-Streets project underway in Colorado Springssummer. The bad news is you're going to see lots of paving activity this summer
Sales-Tax-for-Streets project underway in Colorado Springs
KRDO Colorado Springs / Posted 14 hours ago
summer. The bad news is you're going to see lots of paving activity this summer. And I ask folks to be patient,” said Mayor John Suthers. “I don't normally like the smell of asphalt but today, given the circumstances, I'm kind of liking... Read more
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Colorado Springs Independent
Police committee delivers list of recommendations for how cops investigate brutalitybetter training, as well as guidance for investigating and documenting use-of-f
Police committee delivers list of recommendations for how cops investigate brutality
Colorado Springs Independent / Posted 2 days ago
better training, as well as guidance for investigating and documenting use-of-force cases. The study was sought by Mayor John Suthers a year ago, possibly in response to police brutality cases elsewhere that grabbed the national spotlight,... Read more
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Denver Post
Why the Colorado Springs' land deal with the Broadmoor is causing outrageand have threatened legal action. On the other side, The Broadmoor and Colorad
Why the Colorado Springs' land deal with the Broadmoor is causing outrage
Denver Post / Posted 5 days ago
and have threatened legal action. On the other side, The Broadmoor and Colorado Springs officials, including Mayor John Suthers, tout the deal as a way to protect the land, secure Colorado Springs' parks goals and boost The Broadmoor's... Read more
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KRDO Colorado Springs
Cyber security center moves closer to reality in Colorado Springsin being able to do their business on the Internet. All of a sudden, we'd take
Cyber security center moves closer to reality in Colorado Springs
KRDO Colorado Springs / Posted 6 days ago
in being able to do their business on the Internet. All of a sudden, we'd take a giant step backwards." State Sen. Kent Lambert of Colorado Springs, who co-authored the bill, and Mayor John Suthers were among local leaders attending the ce... Read more
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Denver Post
Donald Trump unveils list of potential picks for Supreme Court seata premier legal scholar. Prior to her appointment, Eid was the state's solicit
Donald Trump unveils list of potential picks for Supreme Court seat
Denver Post / Posted 8 days ago
a premier legal scholar. Prior to her appointment, Eid was the state's solicitor general to then-Colorado Attorney General John Suthers, also a Republican. According to the Colorado Judicial Branch, at the time she joined Colorado's Supreme Court,... Read more
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Colorado Springs Independent
CC land grab, safety-sizing streets, Trump's lies, Anschutz in charge, and morethere is a pecking order with our city government. Philip Anschutz seems to be
CC land grab, safety-sizing streets, Trump's lies, Anschutz in charge, and more
Colorado Springs Independent / Posted 8 days ago
there is a pecking order with our city government. Philip Anschutz seems to be at the top of the pyramid. It appears Mayor John Suthers has expectations to move up politically and needs Anschutz's and the Gazette's support. City Council has... Read more
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Loveland Reporter-Herald
Donald Trump's list of top Supreme Court picks includes Colorado justicea premier legal scholar. Prior to her appointment, Eid was the state's Solicit
Donald Trump's list of top Supreme Court picks includes Colorado justice
Loveland Reporter-Herald / Posted 8 days ago
a premier legal scholar. Prior to her appointment, Eid was the state's Solicitor General to then-Colorado Attorney General John Suthers, also a Republican. According to the Colorado Judicial Branch, at the time she joined Colorado's Supreme Court,... Read more
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Colorado Springs Independent
New homeless outreach team joins local humanitarian landscapefrom a community development block grant for its planned addition. None of tha
New homeless outreach team joins local humanitarian landscape
Colorado Springs Independent / Posted 9 days ago
from a community development block grant for its planned addition. None of that is local taxpayer money, though Mayor John Suthers commended the charities' "spirit of cooperation and commitment to helping," adding that "[he wanted to] remind... Read more
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The Daily Sentinel
Call a special sessionGOP would get behind. “I don’t quite understand a lot of my fellow Republicans
Call a special session
The Daily Sentinel / Posted 16 days ago
GOP would get behind. “I don’t quite understand a lot of my fellow Republicans saying, ‘Oh, we have to preserve TABOR,’” John Suthers told The Colorado Independent last week. “The easiest way to preserve TABOR, and not increase taxes, is to... Read more
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Colorado Springs Independent
Standards and training board pulls department certification and funding over noncomplianceinto the future." Though POST allows waivers for officers on family or militar
Standards and training board pulls department certification and funding over noncompliance
Colorado Springs Independent / Posted 16 days ago
into the future." Though POST allows waivers for officers on family or military leave or assigned light duty, Mayor John Suthers said through a spokesperson in an email, "Given the fact that our department, and every major department in the... Read more
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Colorado Springs Independent
Police take-home vehicle list falls into drug dealers' hands; investigation suspendedwith the compromised list says the CSPD investigation into how it lost control
Police take-home vehicle list falls into drug dealers' hands; investigation suspended
Colorado Springs Independent / Posted 16 days ago
with the compromised list says the CSPD investigation into how it lost control of the list has been shut down. But Mayor John Suthers said via a spokesperson, "The safety of our men and women of the Colorado Springs Police Department is an... Read more
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Colorado Springs Independent
City settles with ACLU after jailing people too poor to pay court finesto pay. Defendants were given one day in jail for every $50 owed. "To the cred
City settles with ACLU after jailing people too poor to pay court fines
Colorado Springs Independent / Posted 16 days ago
to pay. Defendants were given one day in jail for every $50 owed. "To the credit of the City Attorney's Office and Mayor [John] Suthers, the city pretty quickly agreed that this practice was not defensible," Silverstein says. The Municipal Court... Read more
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Colorado Springs Independent
Police commander collects severance pay, even as the city throws him a retirement partysigned by Howard on Jan. 15 and a city representative on Jan. 19, is the second
Police commander collects severance pay, even as the city throws him a retirement party
Colorado Springs Independent / Posted 16 days ago
signed by Howard on Jan. 15 and a city representative on Jan. 19, is the second severance-pay contract since Mayor John Suthers took office in June 2015. The other was to Fire Chief Chris Riley, who was paid $80,117, six months' pay, when... Read more
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The Daily Sentinel
GOP: Hospital fees under TABORlegal opinion on it said the opposite, including one from Republican Attorney G
GOP: Hospital fees under TABOR
The Daily Sentinel / Posted 16 days ago
legal opinion on it said the opposite, including one from Republican Attorney General Cynthia Coffman. Her predecessor, John Suthers, also a Republican, said the program should have been made an enterprise when it was created in 2009, even... Read more
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KKTV 11 Colorado Springs
Colorado Springs Mayor In Favor Of Land SwapFields. To join the conversation on this story and others, "like" our KKTV 11
Colorado Springs Mayor In Favor Of Land Swap
KKTV 11 Colorado Springs / Posted 17 days ago
Fields. To join the conversation on this story and others, "like" our KKTV 11 News Facebook page! We've learned John Suthers, the mayor of Colorado Springs, is in favor of the controversial proposed land swap between the City and the... Read more
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KRDO Colorado Springs
Land swap meeting draws supporters and opponentsa standpoint, clearly in the interest of the city. If the city got more than it
Land swap meeting draws supporters and opponents
KRDO Colorado Springs / Posted 17 days ago
a standpoint, clearly in the interest of the city. If the city got more than it was giving up," said Colorado Springs Mayor John Suthers. In return, the city would receive 360 acres of land from the Broadmoor. The land would include private... Read more
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Raw Story
Colorado Springs will reimburse residents wrongfully jailed in ‘debtors’ prison’I either had to pay or go back to jail. I was homeless and jobless, so the cycl
Colorado Springs will reimburse residents wrongfully jailed in ‘debtors’ prison’
Raw Story / Posted 21 days ago
I either had to pay or go back to jail. I was homeless and jobless, so the cycle kept repeating.” Colorado Springs Mayor John Suthers, the state’s former attorney general, said the city halted the practice last year after reviewing results of the... Read more
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Guardian Unlimited
Colorado city to pay people jailed because they couldn't afford finesboth sides agreed. “We were pleased with the process of working together with
Colorado city to pay people jailed because they couldn't afford fines
Guardian Unlimited / Posted 21 days ago
both sides agreed. “We were pleased with the process of working together with the ACLU to make our judicial processes better and to ensure we are in alignment with the law,” mayor John Suthers, Colorado’s former attorney general, said in a stateme... Read more
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ABC News
Colorado Springs Will Re-Pay Those Sent to Debtor's PrisonSprings from going through what I went through -- being jailed just because I w
Colorado Springs Will Re-Pay Those Sent to Debtor's Prison
ABC News / Posted 21 days ago
Springs from going through what I went through -- being jailed just because I was poor," he said. Colorado Springs Mayor John Suthers said he was "pleased with the process" of collaborating with the ACLU. “While we admittedly found some areas... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
Colorado Springs Will Stop Jailing People Too Poor To Pay Court Finesthat's a two-tiered system of justice that violates the principle of equal prot
Colorado Springs Will Stop Jailing People Too Poor To Pay Court Fines
KPBS San Diego / Posted 21 days ago
that's a two-tiered system of justice that violates the principle of equal protection of the laws." Colorado Springs Mayor John Suthers says the city will make the changes as part of broader reform to "have a more professional municipal court." And... Read more
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KRDO Colorado Springs
Springs to pay tens of thousands in settlement with ACLU over 'debtors jail' practicetogether with the ACLU to make our judicial processes better and to ensure we a
Springs to pay tens of thousands in settlement with ACLU over 'debtors jail' practice
KRDO Colorado Springs / Posted 21 days ago
together with the ACLU to make our judicial processes better and to ensure we are in alignment with the law,” said Mayor John Suthers. “While we admittedly found some areas that required correction, I am pleased to report that our Municipal... Read more
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KERA North Texas
Colorado Springs Will Stop Jailing People Too Poor To Pay Court Finesthat's a two-tiered system of justice that violates the principle of equal prot
Colorado Springs Will Stop Jailing People Too Poor To Pay Court Fines
KERA North Texas / Posted 21 days ago
that's a two-tiered system of justice that violates the principle of equal protection of the laws." Colorado Springs Mayor John Suthers says the city will make the changes as part of broader reform to "have a more professional municipal court." And... Read more
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Colorado Springs Independent
City and Broadmoor emails don't explain how land swap evolvedthe trade. Parks Director Karen Palus has said talks began during former Mayor
City and Broadmoor emails don't explain how land swap evolved
Colorado Springs Independent / Posted 23 days ago
the trade. Parks Director Karen Palus has said talks began during former Mayor Steve Bach's term and continued after Mayor John Suthers took office last June. She's also said the city put Strawberry Fields open space — the most controversial piece... Read more
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Colorado Springs Independent
Feedback from opponents of the land swapDozens of emails from opponents to Mayor John Suthers, who was helped in his ma
Feedback from opponents of the land swap
Colorado Springs Independent / Posted 29 days ago
Dozens of emails from opponents to Mayor John Suthers, who was helped in his mayoral campaign by Broadmoor interests, haven't changed his mind. He recently called each Parks Advisory Board member to urge his or her support, and the board on April 14... Read more
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Colorado Springs Independent
Feedback from opponents of the land swapDozens of emails from opponents to Mayor John Suthers, who was helped in his ma
Feedback from opponents of the land swap
Colorado Springs Independent / Posted 29 days ago
Dozens of emails from opponents to Mayor John Suthers, who was helped in his mayoral campaign by Broadmoor interests, haven't changed his mind. He recently called each Parks Advisory Board member to urge his or her support, and the board on Apr... Read more
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Colorado Springs Independent
Philip Anschutz's influence knows no boundsnine acres of the property has come under harsh criticism from open-space advoc
Philip Anschutz's influence knows no bounds
Colorado Springs Independent / Posted 30 days ago
nine acres of the property has come under harsh criticism from open-space advocates. They've swamped City Council and Mayor John Suthers' office with letters and emails opposing the deal; more than 5,000 have signed a petition on change.org... Read more
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KKTV 11 Colorado Springs
Colorado Springs City Council Votes To Dismiss Ethics ComplaintKKTV 11 News Facebook page! The Colorado Springs City Council voted 7-1 Tuesda
Colorado Springs City Council Votes To Dismiss Ethics Complaint
KKTV 11 Colorado Springs / Posted 30 days ago
KKTV 11 News Facebook page! The Colorado Springs City Council voted 7-1 Tuesday to dismiss a complaint alleging that Mayor John Suthers, eight council members and other city officials violated the city's ethics codes. The Independent Ethics... Read more
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KRDO Colorado Springs
Panhandlers in heavy traffic areas raise concerntried to restrict panhandling, we get slapped down and threatened with legal ac
Panhandlers in heavy traffic areas raise concern
KRDO Colorado Springs / Posted 30 days ago
tried to restrict panhandling, we get slapped down and threatened with legal action. I'm going to talk with the mayor (John Suthers) later this week and see if he has any ideas for a solution." "A lot of those panhandlers have dogs with them,"... Read more
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The Daily Sentinel
Restore presidential primary, include independents By Bill Ritter Jr. and John Suthers In the midst of a heated election season
Restore presidential primary, include independents
The Daily Sentinel / Posted 1 months ago
By Bill Ritter Jr. and John Suthers In the midst of a heated election season where issues that bring us together are few and far between, there is one that should unite Coloradans from across the... Read more
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KKTV 11 Colorado Springs
Springs Student Becomes 1st US Citizen Olympic Torch Bearerin Ancient Olympia, Greece to become one of the first torch bearers of the Olym
Springs Student Becomes 1st US Citizen Olympic Torch Bearer
KKTV 11 Colorado Springs / Posted 1 months ago
in Ancient Olympia, Greece to become one of the first torch bearers of the Olympic torch relay. Marlee Tate joined Mayor John Suthers in Greece for the event. Tate was named Young Champion Ambassador. The program was created after Colorado... Read more

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