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Auto Registration, Driver License, Auto Insurance Auto Registration

Registration is required: • within 60 days of purchase • within 90 days of becoming a resident • non-resident who owns a business and owns a vehicle trailer, etc. There are certain military and student exceptions. Requirements are located on the website. Required documents include: proof of title and/or current out-of-state registration, VIN verification form, proof of Colorado vehicle emissions test for diesel vehicles only; odometer reading at time of purchase (if not on title); proof of insurance and payment of fees and specific ownership taxes must be made. License plates may be renewed online at: www.colorado.gov.

Auto Insurance

Colorado’s auto insurance requirements are bodily injury liability, property damage, personal injury protection (no fault medical) and uninsured motorist liability. Further documentation may be required for other forms of transportation. Call 520-6240 or online at www.clerkandrecorder.elpasoco.com

Driver’s License

Log on to www.clerkandrecorder.elpasoco.com for detailed information regarding applications, necessary identification and the types of permits available for minors. Site also provides maps to the 5 Division of Motor Vehicles Offices.

Green Connections Colorado Springs Office of Innovation and Sustainability 30 S. Nevada Ave., Colorado Springs 80903 719-385-6602 • www.coloradosprings.gov Catamount Institute 740 W. Caramillo, Colorado Springs 80907 719-471-0910 • www.catamountinstitute.org Field trips and camps for children K - 12th grade.

Colorado Springs Utilities Conservation and Environmental Center 2855 Mesa Rd. Colorado Springs 80901 719-668-8232 • www.csu.org CSU Extension in El Paso County 17 N. Spruce, Colorado Springs 80905 719-520-7690 • elpaso.extension.colostate.edu Horticulture, agriculture and natural resources; 4-H programs.

El Paso County Recycling Directory 719-520-7878 www.communityservices.elpaso.com

Updated January 2019, recycling locations and list of hazardous waste materials and their drop-off spots around the county.

Initiatives and Education Links

Energy Resource Center 114 W. Rio Grande, Colorado Springs 80903 591-0772 • www.erc-co.org Fountain Creek Watershed P.O. Box 26373, Colorado Springs 80936 719-447-5012 • www.fountain-crk.org Green Cities Coalition P. O. Box 2343, Colorado Springs 80901 www.greencitiescoalition.net Pikes Peak Area Council of Governments Environmental Planning 719-471-7080 • www.ppacg.org Pikes Peak Community Foundation 102 S. Tejon St., Ste. 530, Colorado Springs 80903 719-389-1251 • www.ppcf.org Pikes Peak Urban Gardens 702 E. Boulder St., Colorado Springs 80903 719-761-8909 • www.ppugardens.org Peak to Plains Alliance Colorado Springs 4635 Town Center Dr., Colorado Springs 80916 719-574-0750 • www.peaktoplains.com Distributors of local farm and ranch produce.

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Division of Motor Vehicles’ Offices: El Paso County 719-520-6240 Downtown Branch - Centennial Hall Branch: 200 S. Cascade Ave. • Colorado Springs 80903 Monday-Friday, 8:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m.

Main - Citizen Service Center: 1675 W Garden of the Gods Monday-Friday, 8:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m. Southeast Branch: Southeast corner of Powers Blvd. & Airport Rd. Monday-Friday, 8:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m. North Branch - Union Town Center: Northwest corner of Union Blvd. & Research Parkway. Monday-Friday, 8:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m., Saturday 8:00 a.m.-1:00 p.m. Fort Carson Branch: 6351 Wetzel Ave., Bldg. 1525 Monday - Friday 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. Teller County 101 W. Bennett Ave., Cripple Creek Monday-Friday, 8:00 a.m.-4:30 p.m. • 719-689-2951 800 Research Drive, Tamarac Business Center, Woodland Park Monday-Friday, 7:30 a.m.-4:00 p.m. These branches are also the locations for County Clerk business involving certain licensing certificates and voter registration. Log on to co.teller.co.us

Communications (phone, cable, internet, television)

Apple………………………….. www.apple.com …………………….800-MY-APPLE Apple store at shops @ Briargate 1685 Briargate Parkway, Colorado Springs 80920…….…Local 719-522-4460 AT&T…………………………….. www.att.com ………….…………..800-288-2020 Century Link…………………… www.centurylink.com ….…………...866-642-0444 Comcast……………………….. www.comcast.com ………………..800-COMCAST DIRECTV……………………….. www.directv.com ……………………888-777-2454 Dish Network………………….. www.dishnetwork.com ……………..800-823-4929 Stratus IQ…………………..…. www.stratusiq.com ………………..719-573-5343 Peak Internet …………………. wwz.peakinter.net …………….....…719-686-0250 Peterson Broadband ……….....www.petersonbroadband.com …….719-216-1217 Rise Broadband……………….. www.risebroadband.com …………..844-411-7473 TDS Baha.…………………….... www.hellotds.com ………………......855-696-8368 Verizon………………………….. www.verizonwireless.com ..………..800-837-4966

Military Family Support Services Fort Carson Army Community Service 6303 Wetzel Avenue Building 1526 Fort Carson, CO 80913 Phone: 719-526-4590 Phone: (DSN) 312-691-4590 Fax: 719-526-2637 Fax: (DSN) 312-691-2637 Peterson Air Force Base/ Cheyenne Mountain Air Station Airman & Family Readiness Center 135 Dover Street, Suite 1203 Peterson AFB, CO 80914 Phone: 719-556-6141 Phone: (DSN) 312-834-6141 Fax: 719-556-0909 Fax: (DSN) 312-834-0909 www.21fss.com

Schriever Air Force Base Airman & Family Readiness Center 101 Falcon Parkway Schriever AFB, Co 80912 Phone: 719-567-3920 Phone: (DSN) 312-560-3920 Fax: 719-567-7378 Fax: (DSN) 312-560-7378 www.schriever.af.mil/AandFRC/ USAF Academy Airman & Family Readiness Center 6248 West Pine Loop USAF Academy, CO 80840 Phone: 719-333-3444 Phone: (DSN) 312-333-3444 Fax: 719-333-7200 Fax: (DSN) 312-333-7200 www.usafasupport.com

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