Target today announces that it will close its Colorado Springs, Colo. store located at 335 N. Academy Blvd. at the close of business Feb. 2, 2013. The store opened in 1969 and is being closed after careful consideration of the financial performance of this specific location. All eligible store team members are being offered the option to transfer to nearby Target stores. Colorado Springs Target guests can visit the following Target locations, as well as Target.com, for their shopping needs. Colorado Springs Target 1630 E. Cheyenne Mountain Blvd. Colorado Springs, Colo. Phone: 719-540-2366 Colorado Springs East SuperTarget 3810 Bloomington St. Colorado Springs, Colo. Phone: 719-574-4351 Colorado Springs North Target 5240 N. Academy Blvd. Colorado Springs, Colo. Phone: 719-594-9600 About Target Minneapolis-based Target Corporation (NYSE:TGT) serves guests at 1,781 stores across the United States and at Target.com. The company plans to open its first stores in Canada in 2013. Since 1946, Target has given 5 percent of its profit through community grants and programs; today, that giving equals more than $4 million a week. For more information about Target’s commitment to corporate responsibility, visit Target.com/hereforgood. For more information, visit Target.com/Pressroom.