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  • Siouxland Libraries Adult Calendar of Events

    Hand-Lettering 101 - Learn the basics of the art form of hand lettering and practice your new skills.

  • Upcoming Aquatic Events and Water Fitness Classes With Sioux Falls Parks and Recreation

    Water Wednesday Storytime | Wiggle Bridge Wibit® Events | Registration Open for Session 2 (July 23–August 3) Outdoor Swimming Lessons | Lazy 5K | Action Tower Wibit® Event | Deep Water Aerobics | The Great Cardboard Boat Race

  • Several Sioux Falls Parks and Recreation Programs Canceled/Postponed for Today Due to Weather

    Sioux Falls Parks and Recreation announces several programming changes today due to weather.

  • Outdoor City Pools Closed Due to Rain and Cool Temperatures

    All Sioux Falls Parks and Recreation outdoor aquatic centers and pool facilities will be closed today, Wednesday, June 20, 2018, due to rain and cool temperatures.

  • Voting Open for Great American Read

    Siouxland Libraries’ Adult Reading Program, which runs through October 30, 2018, is part of South Dakota Public Broadcasting’s Great American Read, which invites readers to choose America’s favorite novel from among 100 popular books

  • Summer Developmental Track Meet Canceled Due to Weather

    Sioux Falls Parks and Recreation announces that the scheduled Summer Developmental Track Meet at 5:45 p.m. today, June 20, has been canceled due to weather

  • PUBLIC NOTICE

    This notice provides the public an opportunity to examine and comment on amendment #1 to the 2018 Annual Action Plan for the City of Sioux Falls for a period of 30 days.

  • Street Construction News

    Street Closure – 26th Street | Street Closure – Grange Avenue | Lane Closure – 41st Street | Rescheduled Lane Closure – 41st Street Kelly Avenue, and Westport Avenue

  • Upcoming Events for Children and Teens at Siouxland Libraries

    Games That Rock! | Making Waves | Siouxland Safari | Unexpected Art! | Traveling Storytime | Wee Read and Explore | Teen Movie Series

  • Bring Your Family to Kids’ Nite in the Park

    Sioux Falls Parks and Recreation will host free summer fun for the entire family at Kids’ Nite in the Park on Tuesday, June 26, 2018, from 6–8 p.m. at McKennan Park, located at 1400 South Third

  • Mosquito Control Spraying for the Sioux Falls Region

    If weather conditions permit, the City of Sioux Falls Health Department will be conducting spraying efforts for mosquitoes in targeted areas of Sioux Falls this evening

  • Street Construction News

    32nd Street and Sertoma Avenue Construction & Sanitary Sewer Repairs – Lewis Avenue, Otonka Trail, Cedar Lane, and Edgewood Road

  • Street Construction News

    Street Closure - South Fourth Avenue | Street Closure – East 11th Street | Street Closure - South Phillips Avenue | Street Closure – West 32nd Street

  • Enter Your Float in the Independence Day Celebration Parade!

    The City of Sioux Falls is seeking entrants for the Independence Day Celebration Parade to help celebrate our nation’s birthday

  • Street Construction News

    Street Closure – East 12th Street & Lane Closure - 57th Street

  • Author Visit: Ann Charles

    Ann Charles, the USA Today best-selling author of the Deadwood and Jackrabbit Junction mystery series, will be at Siouxland Libraries Downtown Library, 200 North Dakota Avenue, Wednesday, June

  • Adult Event at Siouxland Libraries

    The USA Today bestselling author of the Deadwood and Jackrabbit Junction mystery series describes her books as “splashed with humor, spice

  • Apartment Fire at 901 North Cleveland Avenue

    At 8:07 p.m., June 12, 2018, Tuesday evening, Sioux Falls Fire Rescue was dispatched to a report of a structure fire at 901 North Cleveland Avenue. Initial reports were that people were running out of

  • Register Online Today for the Independence Day Celebration 5K Fun Run/Walk

    Show your Independence Day spirit by registering for the Independence Day Celebration 5K Fun Run/Walk

  • Mosquito Control Spraying for the Sioux Falls Region

    If weather conditions permit, the City of Sioux Falls Health Department will be conducting spraying efforts for mosquitoes in targeted areas of Sioux Falls this evening

  • theater

    Sioux Falls Parks and Recreation welcomes Opera South Dakota to McKennan Park band shell, 400 East 26th Street, for free family theater

  • Alcohol Compliance Checks

    On Monday, June 11, 2018, the Sioux Falls Police Department conducted an alcohol compliance check in the southwest area of the city. Officers checked 23 businesses with off-sale alcohol licenses

  • Upcoming Events for Children and Teens at Siouxland Libraries

    Games That Rock! | Sound FX Stories | Wee Read and Explore | Teen Movie Series | Get Ready, Get Set for Kindergarten! | Midsummer’s Day Party

  • Mosquito Control Spraying for the Sioux Falls Region

    If weather conditions permit, the City of Sioux Falls Health Department will be conducting spraying efforts for mosquitoes in targeted areas of Sioux Falls this evening

  • A Rockin’ Time at Siouxland Libraries

    Siouxland Libraries offers a rockin’ time at every branch as part of its Libraries Rock! Summer Reading Program

  • Stabbing

    On June 12, 2018, at approximately 11 a.m., police and medics were requested in the area of Eighth Street and Indiana Avenue. At this point in the investigation, it appears one male believed another male stole his bicycle

  • Volunteers Needed for the Sioux Falls Independence Day Celebration

    Help us celebrate our nation’s birthday and show your patriotic spirit by volunteering at the Independence Day Celebration 5K Fun Run/Walk, Parade, and Picnic on Wednesday, July 4, 2018

  • The Great Plains ZooExpress to Visit Neighborhood Parks

    The Great Plains Zoo will bring its ZooExpress to four selected parks this summer to offer all ages the opportunity to meet live animals and explore the wonders of the

  • Mosquito Control Spraying for the Sioux Falls Region

    If weather conditions permit, the City of Sioux Falls Health Department will be conducting spraying efforts for mosquitoes in targeted areas of Sioux Falls this evening.

  • Lawn Watering Schedule Reminder

    With warm temperatures comes lawn watering season. In an effort to utilize our water resources in an efficient manner, the City of Sioux Falls Public Works Water Division has established a year-round

  • Street Construction News

    Lane Closures – 41st Street & Kiwanis Avenue | Street Closure - 12th Street between Cleveland Avenue to Bahnson Avenue | Rotary Park and the Big Sioux River

  • Playground Replacements Underway for Whittier, Menlo, and Kenny Anderson Parks!!

    This summer, Sioux Falls Parks and Recreation will replace the playground equipment

  • Public Auction of Surplus Property and Police Unclaimed and Confiscated Property September 15, 2018

    A public auction of surplus property and Police unclaimed and confiscated property will be held on Saturday, September 15, 2018

  • Celebrate Flag Day at Veterans’ Memorial Park

    Celebrate Flag Day at Veterans’ Memorial Park on Thursday, June 14, 2018, starting at 7 p.m. The Veterans’ Memorial Park Advisory Board will present a ceremony, and the Sioux Falls Municipal Band

  • Wild Baby Animals: If you care, leave them there

    With the coming of spring, Sioux Falls residents will likely start seeing more wildlife in their yards and parks. Sioux Falls Animal Control would like people to know some basic facts about young wildlife

  • New Narcotics Crime Unit Created

    A new unit within the Police Department will begin operating in August. The new Narcotics Crime Unit (NCU) will have two detectives who will focus on drug enforcement to improve the quality of life for

  • Two Arrested for Recent Armed Robbery

    On Friday, June 1, 2018, around 10:45 p.m., a man and woman entered a store in the 700 block of West 11th Street and tried to purchase alcohol. The clerk refused because neither had any

  • Street Construction News

    Lane Closures – Career Avenue | Lane Closure - 12th Street | Lane Closure – Westport Avenue

  • SIOUXPERHEROES Recognized at City Council Meeting

    Mayor Paul TenHaken and Councilor Rick Kiley presented four individuals with the SIOUXPERHERO Citizen Recognition Award at tonight’s City Council meeting

  • Winners of Siouxland Libraries Teen Art Show To Be Announced

    The public is invited to view the entries in Siouxland Libraries’ Teen Art Contest, Tuesday, June 12, 2018, 6–7 p.m. at the Ronning Branch, 3100 East 49th Street

  • Statement Regarding Veterans Parkway Funding

    The U.S. Department of Transportation today announced a $21 million Infrastructure Rebuilding America (INFRA) grant for the Veterans Parkway project in eastern Sioux Falls

  • Upcoming Events for Children and Teens at Siouxland Libraries

    Rock the Ship: Become a Treasure Hunter! | Rock Around the World | Wee Read and Explore | Teen Art Show

  • Mayor TenHaken and Police Chief Burns Announce New Narcotics Unit

    Mayor Paul TenHaken and Police Chief Matt Burns announce new Narcotics Unit that will begin in August

  • Street Construction News

    Street Closure – Silverthorne Avenue | Lane Closure – Minnesota Avenue | Bike Trail Seeding | Intersection Reconstruction - 26th and Minnesota Pavement Patching - 33rd Street to 22nd Street

  • Free Storyland Children Theatre Performances in McKennan Park

    This summer Sioux Falls Parks and Recreation will celebrate 28 years of Storyland Children’s Theatre with eight weeks of quality entertainment for children of all ages. Performances will be free and will occur

  • Rock Around the World Siouxland Libraries’ Summer Reading Program

    Take a trip around the world by making musical instruments from different cultures

  • Boy Bit by Golden Retriever at Horace Mann Elementary School

    Animal Control officers responded to a dog bite that occurred on Sunday, June 3, at Horace Mann Elementary School, 1401 East 26th Street

  • Highway Patrol Pursuit

    On Sunday, June 3, 2018, at 2:15 a.m., South Dakota Highway Patrol (SDHP) was engaged in a pursuit with a stolen vehicle in the southwest area of Sioux Falls.

  • Injury Accident With Life-Threatening Injuries

    Shortly after 2 a.m. on Sunday, June 3, 2018, officers of the Sioux Falls Police Department were dispatched to North Minnesota Avenue and West Benson Road for an injury accident

  • Storm Water Inlet Art Project Draws Attention to Water Quality

    For the third year in a row, storm water inlets along downtown Sioux Falls streets will be painted by local artists to draw attention to the city’s storm drainage system and the water quality of the Big Sioux

  • Robbery Investigation

    On Friday, June 1, 2018, around 10:43 p.m., Sioux Falls Police Department officers responded to the area of West 11th Street and South Prairie Avenue for a robbery at a nearby business.

  • Free Paddling Fair at Family Park

    Sioux Falls Parks and Recreation (SFPR), South Dakota Canoe & Kayak Association (SDCKA), Scheels, and Sun ʼN Fun Specialty Sports are partnering to host the sixth annual Paddling Fair at Family Park.

  • Street Construction News - Updated

    Street Closure – East 57th Street North | Street Closure – Eighth Street | Phase 2A – Ellis Road Reconstruction Lancaster Drive Intersection Closure | Street Closures - 15th Street and Garfield Avenue | Street Closure – 45th Street from 44th Street to South Fairhall Avenue...

  • Suspicious Device

    On Friday, June 1, 2018, officers of the Sioux Falls Police Department responded to the construction zone northeast of I-229 and East 26th Street regarding a suspicious device.

  • June’s 80 in ’18 Featured Parks

    Check out this month’s 80 in ’18 featured parks.

  • Author Visit: Ann Charles

    Ann Charles, the USA Today best-selling author of the Deadwood and Jackrabbit Junction mystery series, will be at Siouxland Libraries Downtown Library, 200 North Dakota Avenue, Wednesday, June 20, 2018, from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m.

  • Sioux Falls Parks and Recreation and South Dakota Game, Fish & Parks Partners for Free Fishing Events

    South Dakota Game, Fish & Parks and Sioux Falls Parks and Recreation are teaming up once again to offer free fishing at Family Park on Saturdays, June 2–July 28, 2018, from 9 a.m. to 12 noon

  • Due to Construction: Marion Park Will Be Closing June 4

    Beginning Monday, June 4, 2018, Marion Park, located at 5330 West 45th Street, will be closed due to construction

  • Construction Scheduled to begin June 4 at Memorial Park

    Construction is scheduled to begin Monday, June 4, 2018, at Memorial Park, located at 7500 West 22nd Street