COLORADO SPRINGS - Mayor Steve Bach is defending his decision to award $25,000 bonuses last year to two of his most highly paid employees. Chief of Staff Laura Neumann, who earns a base salary of $165,000, and City Attorney Chris Melcher, who earned $187,529, both received the gifts.
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Colorado Springs City Council will take public comment this afternoon on a proposal to install 10 new video surveillance cameras at various points through downtown. Steve Cox, the chief of staff for Mayor Steve Bach took a limited number of questions about the proposal during the mayor's monthly media briefing... more »
Colorado Springs Mayor Steve Bach announced a restructuring in the city administration naming four positions that would report directly to him: the city attorney, communications director, chief of staff and a new economic vitality adviser.
Bach said he has four goals for the yet to be named economic vitality... more »
Colorado Springs Mayor Elect Steve Bach says that he will be spending the next few weeks choosing his chief of staff and preparing to take office. In an interview with News First 5, Bach said he has a list of about five candidates in mind for the chief of staff... more »
Air Force Chief of Staff Gen. Norton Schwartz is in Colorado Springs today to oversee the change of command ceremony for Air Force Space Command at Peterson Air Force Base.
The new commander, Gen. William Shelton, is assuming control from Gen. C. Robert Kehler who is leaving to lead... more »
Colorado Governor-elect John Hickenlooper named the first two hires of his new administration, just two days after the election.
Roxane White will be his Chief of Staff and Eric Brown will be Director of Communications. Both worked for Hickenlooper at the City of Denver, in similar jobs.
Soldiers set to deploy are usually seen off by family and friends, but these men and women got a special visit from the Army's Chief of Staff, General George W. Casey, Jr.
"We talked through their training and preparation, and I'm very pleased with what I saw," Gen. Casey... more »