Better Block Pikes Peak – Photographs, Data & Video

This post is not necessarily an original post for this blog, however it includes many items that I have been adding to the Colorado Springs Urban Intervention blog in the past month. Colorado Springs Urban Intervention is a fund through the Colorado Springs non-profit, Pikes Peak Community Foundation, that a few of us created asContinue reading “Better Block Pikes Peak – Photographs, Data & Video”

Better Block Pikes Peak Progress – July Meeting

Below are some photos from today’s Better Block Meeting. Better Block is planned to be held on Pikes Peak Avenue between Nevada and Tejon in the heart of Downtown Colorado Springs. The demonstration will occur from noon on Friday, September 21 to noon on Saturday, September 22. The ideas and creativity that came from theContinue reading “Better Block Pikes Peak Progress – July Meeting”

From a ‘Good Block’ to a ‘Better Block’ in Downtown Colorado Springs

Several advocates in Colorado Springs met on June 7 to begin the conversation of a Better Block in Colorado Springs.(For more information on what a Better Block is, see BetterBlock.org or a local example near Downtown Denver, Better Block Jefferson Park). The decision was made to go a little different from the traditional Better BlockContinue reading “From a ‘Good Block’ to a ‘Better Block’ in Downtown Colorado Springs”