City Releases Falls Park Review
An independent safety review of Falls Park has been completed for the City by Alliant Insurance Services, Inc. An electronic copy of the report is available here.
The review was recommended unanimously by the City Council on August 14, 2018 with the support of Mayor Paul TenHaken. Scope of the review by Alliant was focused on the risk of personal injury or death of falling into the Big Sioux River within Falls Park.
“The City takes the safety of Falls Park visitors seriously and has taken steps over the years to protect the public and preserve the natural beauty of Falls Park,” said Don Kearney, Director of Parks and Recreation for the City of Sioux Falls. “Alliant’s review validates that the City has taken the necessary steps to provide a safe visitor experience at Falls Park and also provides ideas for the City to explore to further enhance the visitor experience.”