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  • Additional Tree Debris Sites Available

    Two additional tree debris drop-off sites are now available to better assist the public with cleanup efforts from the September 10th storm.

  • Tree Drop-off Sites Extend Hours

    Hours of operation for the tree debris drop-off sites have been extended to allow people to maximize daylight hours as they work on cleaning up storm damage debris.

  • Tree Debris Removal Guidance

    The City of Sioux Falls continues to remove fallen trees and large limbs that fell from or landed into the public right-of-way as a result of Tuesday’s storm.

  • Lane Closure - Burnside Street

    Beginning on Friday, September 13, 2019, the eastbound lane of Burnside Street will be closed between Hawthorne Avenue and West Avenue to allow crews to perform concrete pavement repairs.

  • Lane Closure – South Cliff Avenue

    Beginning at 11 a.m. on Thursday, September 12, 2019, both northbound lanes of South Cliff Avenue will be closed to the north of East 10th Street.

  • Ensure Your Sump Pump Is Draining Outside Your Home

    The City of Sioux Falls is reminding homeowners to ensure sump pumps are draining outside their homes.

  • Lane Closure – South Cliff Avenue

    Beginning at 8:30 a.m. on Thursday, September 12, 2019, both northbound lanes of South Cliff Avenue will be closed to the north of East 10th Street.

  • Lane Closures - Minnesota Avenue

    Beginning on Monday, September 16, 2019, traffic on South Minnesota Avenue will be reduced to one lane in each direction between Tenth Street and 19th Street

  • Events Campus Study Group Presents Recommendations

    Today, the Events Center Campus Study Group presented Mayor Paul TenHaken with their final recommendations

  • Street Construction News

    Street Closure – West Sixth Street | Lane Closure – East Sixth Street | Lane Closure – Cliff Avenue | Construction on Russell Street Service Road | Lane Closure – North Minnesota Avenue | Street Closure – West 41st Street | Street Closure – South Blauvelt Avenue...

  • Kiwanis Avenue and 18th Street Lane Closures

    Beginning on Friday, September 6, 2019, pavement repairs will begin on South Kiwanis Avenue and West 18th Street

  • Public Auction of Surplus Property and Police Unclaimed and Confiscated Property September 21, 2019

    The auction of general surplus property, including computers and police unclaimed and confiscated property will also be auctioned beginning at 9 a.m. at the Street Maintenance Facility, 1000 East Chambers Street, with vehicles to sell at approximately 12 noon

  • Emergency Lane Closure – 41st Street

    Beginning on Wednesday morning, September 4, 2019, the rightmost eastbound lane on West 41st Street at Marion Road will be closed

  • Lane Closure - Sixth Street

    Beginning on Thursday, September 5, 2019, the eastbound left turn lane on Sixth Street will be closed west of Cliff Avenue to allow crews to perform traffic signal improvements

  • Street Construction News

    Lane Closure – Louise Avenue | Street Closure – South Dakota Avenue

  • Transportation of Ash Wood Now Allowed

    In an effort to slow the spread of the emerald ash borer (EAB), City officials restricted the movement of ash wood within city limits between Memorial Day and Labor Day.

  • Lane Closure - Eighth Street

    Beginning on Tuesday, September 3, 2019, the eastbound right turn lane from Eighth Street onto southbound Cliff Avenue will be closed to allow crews to perform electrical improvements

  • Street Construction News

    Old Yankton Road Improvements | Lane Closures - Kiwanis Avenue | Sidewalk Closures – Various Downtown Locations | Sanitary Sewer and Street Improvements – Southeastern Avenue and Woodland Hills Road | Lane Closure – 57th Street

  • Thanks For A Great Summer Aquatic Season!

    Terrace Park Family Aquatic Center and Pioneer Spray Park will close for the season at 8 p.m. Sunday, September 1, 2019.

  • Provide Input on Walkability: Come to the Pedestrian Plan Open House

    The City of Sioux Falls Planning & Development Services department will kick off an update to the City’s Pedestrian Plan at an open house on Tuesday, September 3, 2019, from 4 to 6 p.m. at Carnegie Town Hall, 235 West Tenth Street

  • 69th Street Construction Project – Street Closures Update

    Beginning on Friday, August 30, 2019, traffic on West 69th Street between Louise Avenue and Beal Place will be switched to the new concrete pavement on the south side of the road to allow crews to begin work on the next phase of construction on 69th Street between Louise Avenue and Medical Court.

  • Street Construction News

    Alley Closure – between Minnesota Avenue and Dakota Avenue | Lane Closure – Eighth Street | Lane Closures - Fourth Avenue | Lane Closures - Cliff Avenue

  • Join the Overdose Awareness Candlelight Vigil on Friday, August 30, 2019

    They are our sons, daughters, brothers, sisters, mothers, fathers, aunts, and uncles. In the United States, 192 people die every day from drug overdose.

  • Lane Closures - Louise Avenue

    Beginning on Tuesday, August 27, 2019, the outside northbound lane of South Louise Avenue will be closed north of 69th Street to allow crews to perform concrete pavement repairs

  • Street Construction News

    Lane Closures - Louise Avenue | Lane Closure - Weber Avenue

  • Planning Commission Briefing

    Prior to their monthly public hearing, the City of Sioux Falls Planning Commission will have a briefing on Tuesday, September 3, 2019, at 12 noon.

  • 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.

  • 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

    Lane Closure – West 57th Street | Updated Phillips Avenue and Seventh Street Construction | Street Closure - Beal Avenue | Old Yankton Road Ralph Rogers Road to 57th Street Roadway Improvements

  • Street Closure – Sundowner Avenue between Misty Glen Place and 69th Street

    Beginning immediately, South Sundowner Avenue will be closed between West Misty Glen Place and West 69th Street.

  • 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.

  • Airshow—Closures

    Airshow—Street Closures | Bike Trail Closure for Airshow | Sanford Sports Complex | Elmwood Golf Course Tee Times for Airshow

  • Street Construction News

    Street Closures – Kingswood Way, 36th Street, and Steven Drive | Phase 4A - Tennis Lane Improvements Project | Lane Closure – 12th Street | Street Closure – Old Yankton Road from South Swift Road to 57th Street | Lane Closures – Phillips Avenue and Seventh Street

  • Street Closure – Eide Drive

    Beginning on Monday morning, August 19, 2019, West Eide Drive will be closed between North Louise Drive and Hovland Drive.

  • 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.

  • 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

    Street Closure – Duluth Avenue | Lane Closure – 41st Street | Street Construction – 45th Street and Villanova Avenue

  • 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

    Southeastern Avenue - Sanitary Sewer Lining and Street Improvements | Street Closure – Eighth Avenue | Lane Closures – Phillips Avenue and Seventh Street | Street Construction – West Essex Street and South Fairhall Avenue

  • 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

    Street Construction News | Lane Closures - 57th Street | Sanitary Sewer Repairs – Tomar Road and Tomar Court

  • Street Construction News

    Lane Closure – Louise Avenue | 49th Street and Solberg Avenue Update

  • 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.

  • Midco® Aquatic Center Pools to Close Periodically for Annual Maintenance

    Beginning on Monday, August 19, 2019, the pools at the Midco Aquatic Center will close on a staggered schedule in order to conduct routine annual pool maintenance.

  • Get Ready to Move Well!

    Live Well Sioux Falls, a program of the Sioux Falls Health Department, invites you to the second annual Move Well Sioux Falls

  • New Partnership Announced at Outdoor Pools and Public Golf Courses

    Sioux Falls Parks and Recreation is excited to announce a partnership with Dakota Dermatology to provide sunscreen to guests.

  • Sanitary Sewer Repairs – West Avenue

    Beginning at 7 a.m. on Friday, August 9, 2019, sanitary sewer repairs will be performed on South West Avenue between West 15th Street and West 16th Street

  • 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.

  • 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

    Lane Closure – 41st Street | Street Closure – Valley View Road and North Holbrook Avenue

  • 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.

  • Sioux Falls Parks and Recreation Announces Dates for Outdoor Pools Closing for the Season

  • Call for Nominations for the Sioux Falls Beautiful Excellence Awards

    Sioux Falls Beautiful, along with Mayor Paul TenHaken, seeks nominations for the 2019 Sioux Falls Beautiful Excellence Awards Program

  • Street Construction News

    Lane Closure – West 41st Street | Sixth Street Reopen

  • 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.

  • Planning Commission Briefing

    Prior to their monthly public hearing, the City of Sioux Falls Planning Commission will have a briefing on Tuesday, August 6, 2019, at 12 noon.

  • Street Construction News

    Street Closure - Weber Avenue | Lane Closures - 12th Street

  • 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

    Lane Closure – Marion Road Bridge | Southeastern Avenue - Sanitary Sewer Lining and Street Improvements | Road Closure – Vail Drive

  • Beware of Meter Scam in Sioux Falls

    The City of Sioux Falls is warning residents of a potential scam involving City utility meter replacements.

  • Street Closure – South Seventh Avenue

    Beginning on Thursday morning, July 25, 2019, South Seventh Avenue and the sidewalk on the east side of the street will be closed between East 24th Street and East 26th Street.

  • 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

    Lane Closure – 41st Street | Lane Closure – South Cliff Avenue | 57th Street and Solberg Avenue Asphalt Milling and Paving Operations | Street Closure – South Duluth Avenue

  • 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.

  • Falls Park Viewing Platforms Complete

    Sioux Falls Parks and Recreation announces that construction on the new lower falls viewing platforms at Falls Park is complete

  • Lane Closure - 41st Street

    Beginning on Wednesday, July 24, 2019, the outside eastbound lane of West 41st Street will be closed between Larch Avenue and Marion Road to allow crews to perform concrete pavement repairs.

  • 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.

  • Residential Waste Tires Accepted for Free at the Sioux Falls Regional Sanitary Landfill Until October 31

    Beginning Monday, July 22, 2019, the Sioux Falls Regional Sanitary Landfill will accept used tires for free as part of an effort to reduce the mosquito population in the Sioux Falls region.

  • Frank Olson Pool and Pioneer Splash Park Closed due to Storm Damage

    Frank Olson Pool and Pioneer Spray Park Closed due to Storm Damage

  • Street Construction News

    Lane Closure - Weber Avenue | Street Closure - Foss Avenue| Lane Closure – North Louise Avenue | Sanitary Sewer Repairs – East Sixth Street Closure | Lane Closure - East 26th Street | Lane Closure – South Dakota Avenue

  • 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.

  • Children’s Programs for Today: July 17

    Due to inclement weather conditions, Sioux Falls Parks and Recreation has announced the following:

  • Street Closure –North Phillips Avenue

    Beginning on Thursday late morning, July 18, 2019, North Phillips Avenue will be closing between Second Street and Fifth Street.

  • Children’s Programs for Today: July 16

    Due to inclement weather conditions, Sioux Falls Parks and Recreation has announced the following:

  • 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.

  • Improvements to the Ball Fields at Cherry Rock Park and Terrace Park are Scheduled to Begin

    Construction on the ball fields at Cherry Rock Park and Terrace Park is scheduled to begin next week.

  • Street Construction News

    West 49th Street Closure | *Revised* Bike Path Closure South of 26th Street | Minnesota Avenue Lane Closure | 12th Street Lane Closure

  • Street Construction News

    Lane Closure – East Tenth Street | Bike Path Closure South of 26th Street

  • 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.

  • 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 **UPDATED**

    Street Closure – West Wren Place | Lane Closure - North Cliff Avenue | Lane Closure - South Greenwood Avenue | Lane Closures - Cliff Avenue | 12th Street Construction | Road Closure – Tracy Lane | Lane Closure – Technopolis Drive and 57th Street | Lane Closure – West 22nd Street

  • Children’s Program Schedule for Today: July 9

    Due to inclement weather conditions, Sioux Falls Parks and Recreation has announced the following

  • 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.

  • Updated - Street Construction News

    Lane Closures – Sixth Street | Lane Closure - Sixth Street and Weber Avenue | Lane Closure – South Louise Avenue | Lane Closure – South Marion Road | Lane Closure on Main Avenue between 12th Street and 13th Street | Lane Closure - 57th Street | Street Closure – Mogen Avenue | Bike Trail Closure

  • 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.

  • Celebrate National Park and Recreation Month at the Phillips Avenue Plaza Pop-Up Park

    Sioux Falls Parks and Recreation will celebrate National Park and Recreation Month with a pop-up park in Phillips Avenue Plaza during the month of July.

  • Street Construction News

    Roadway Improvements - Old Yankton Trail, Ralph Rogers Road to 57th Street – Phase 1 | Street Closure – Sertoma Avenue | Lane Closures – Louise Avenue and Shirley Avenue | Street Closure - West Mesa Pass

  • Independence Day Celebration: Schedule of Activities and Parking Details

    Celebrate our nation on Thursday, July 4, 2019, at the Independence Day Celebration at Falls Park.

  • Lane Closure – 26th Street

    Beginning on Wednesday, July 3, 2019, the outside eastbound lane of East 26th Street will be closed between Sycamore Avenue & Crystal Circle.

  • 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 Closure – 33rd Street

    Beginning on Friday, June 28, 2019, 33rd Street will be closed from Cliff Avenue to Fourth

  • Mayor Proposes Significant Funding for Roads

    Mayor Paul TenHaken presented the City Council today with the 2020–2024 Capital Program (CIP) proposal

  • Street Construction News

    Street Closure - Larch Avenue | Lane Closure – 41st Street Update | Lowell Avenue Construction | West Russell Street Construction | Street Closure – North Holbrook Avenue | Sanitary Sewer Repairs – Sixth Street, Penstemon Avenue, La Salle Circle, and Detroit Avenue

  • Health Advocates Celebrate July 1 Addition of E-cigarettes to Statewide Smoke-free Law

    Today, the American Cancer Society Cancer Action Network (ACS CAN), South Dakota State Medical Association (SDSMA), the City of Sioux Falls Health Department, and the American Heart Association (AHA) celebrated the legislature’s approval of e-cigarette legislation that will take effect on July 1, 2019

  • Emergency Street Closure – Dubuque Avenue

    Beginning immediately on June 27, 2017, North Dubuque Avenue will be closed between East Sixth Street and East Charleston Drive.

  • Inclement Weather Schedule For Children’s Programs

    Due to inclement weather conditions, Sioux Falls Parks and Recreation has announced the following

  • Planning Commission Briefing

    Prior to their monthly public hearing, the City of Sioux Falls Planning Commission will have a briefing on Tuesday, July 2, 2019, at 12 noon

  • Street Construction News

    Street Closure – 14th Street Beginning | Street Closure – 14th Street

  • 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

  • Ed Washington Day Proclamation

    Proclamation ceremony for Ed Washington Day