Rail Road crossing

Second Phase to Repair Railroad Crossings in Security-Widefield Delayed

The recent severe blizzard will delay the completion of repair work on a pair of bumpy railroad crossings in the Security-Widefield area until May. The El Paso County Department of Public Works is collaborating with BNSF Railway to fix the crossings in response to citizen requests. This week, crews are putting the finishing touches on…

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Chipita Park Road Drainage Improvements Project Begins

El Paso County began construction of the Chipita Park Road Drainage Improvements at Sand Gulch this week.  The project is located along Chipita Park Road, approximately 13 miles northwest of downtown Colorado Springs and adjacent to Ute Pass Elementary School. The Project will generally consist of reconstruction and armoring of the Sand Gulch channel between…