What's New

New groundwater treatment begins in Fountain
06/18/2018
Starting Monday, the City of Fountain will begin introducing newly treated water into its drinking water system.
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Fountain to offer unique program to honor active-duty military members
06/08/2018
Fountain residents will soon have a new way to honor family members who are serving in the military.
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For Fountain-Fort Carson schools, safety begins outside the building
06/06/2018
Keeping an armed attacker or some other assailant out of a school is a lot like preparing for military combat, Fountain Police Chief Chris Heberer says.
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Fountain Wins Most Patriotic City Award
05/25/2018
Fountain has been named the most patriotic city in Colorado by Insurify. This award recognizes the community in each state with the highest percentage of current and former military service members according to Insurify data.
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24th Annual Pikes Peak Region Peace Officers' Memorial Day Service was held at New Life Church on Friday May 19, 2017. Photo by Dougal Brownlie, The Gazette.
Fountain adds death benefits in wake of law enforcement deaths
05/21/2018
Fountain amended its policies this week to allow families of city employees who die on the jobs to continue to receive health benefits for up to two years.
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Governments exploring industrial rail park in southern El Paso County
05/06/2018
Several government entities vote to move forward with a proposal for an industrial rail park that could breathe new economic life into an area just south of Fountain.
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Air Force to buy water, help with filters for Colorado Towns
05/01/2018
The U.S. military has agreed to spend more than $900,000 to buy water and take other steps for Colorado communities where wells were tainted by chemicals from nearby Peterson Air Force Base.
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These are Colorado's Top 25 safest cities, according to SafeHome study
01/05/2018
These are Colorado's Top 25 safest cities, and Fountain made the list.
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Water Filter at Aga Park, Fountain Colorado
Air Force works to ease toxic water tensions at Fountain meeting
10/24/2017
Peterson Air Force Base bosses worked Tuesday to soothe the Fountain City Council's frustrations over the base's role in polluting drinking water for thousands of residents in southern El Paso County.
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Raising a family? Here are the top 20 cities in Colorado
10/04/2017
Close proximity to the Rocky Mountains, a low unemployment rate, a housing market that's relatively affordable (at least compared to major coastal cities) are all factors that make Colorado an attractive place to raise a family.
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Walmart manager pays Fountain firefighters tab
09/16/2017
MONTANA - The Fountain Fire Department has been helping keep Montana communities safe during this active fire season.
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Fountain Creek Regional Park
Fountain getting first community garden
09/07/2017
An addition to an El Paso County park will help Fountain residents go from farm to table starting in the spring.
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