Press Release – Old North End Neighborhood Residents Object to Road Narrowing

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By: Laura Carno FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE January 31, 2018 Contact: Laura Carno or 719-492-0211 SPRINGSTAXPAYERS.COM OPPOSES COLORADO SPRINGS PLAN TO REMOVE OLD NORTH END TRAFFIC LANES WITHOUT A VOTE FROM CITY COUNCIL Colorado Springs — –an organization committed to holding local government accountable– announced today its opposition to the planned removal of traffic lanes […]

A Second Look at the Stormwater Fee

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By Laura Carno **Update – The Colorado Springs Gazette ran Laura Carno’s Letter to the Editor on Wednesday, November 15. On November 8, 2017, the Colorado Springs Gazette published an article called, ” Voting Postmortem: 13 winners and losers in the Colorado Springs 2017 Election.” Below is a letter to the editor I submitted […]

Stealing From the Collection Plate

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By Jeff Crank In an August 13, 2015 article in the Gazette entitled Colorado Springs Mayor John Suthers takes exception to group’s no-tax claim, Mayor Suthers and many members of the Colorado Springs city council argued erroneously that a city budget study — commissioned by an outside group which I helped arrange—called for taxing Colorado […]