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  • Children’s Programs for Today: July 17

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

  • 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

  • Emergency Lane Closure – Seventh Avenue

    Beginning on Tuesday morning, June 25, 2019, the northbound lane on Seventh Avenue between 17th Street and 14th Street is closed due to a watermain break

  • Street Construction News

    Lane Closures – Cliff Avenue | Lane Closures – 41st Street and Louise Avenue | Lane Closure - Cliff Avenue

  • Street Construction News

    Sanitary Sewer Repairs – West Foxdale Street and North Holbrook Avenue | Weber Avenue Construction | Louise Avenue Construction

  • Municipal Band Concert Cancelled

    Municipal Band Concert Cancelled

  • Outdoor Pools Closed

    All outdoor aquatic centers and pool facilities closed

  • Outdoor pools closed

    Outdoor Pools Closed 6/22

  • Nelson Park Master Plan Public Input Meeting on June 25

    A public meeting to discuss the Nelson Park Master Plan will be held on Tuesday, June 25, 2019, from 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. in Meeting Room A at the Downtown Library, 200 North Dakota Avenue

  • Street Construction News

    Lane Closure - Minnesota Avenue | Street Closure - Beal Place | Street Closure – Moss Stone Circle | Lane Closure – Sertoma Avenue | Sanitary Sewer Repairs – Norton Avenue and Duluth Avenue | Lane Closure - Kiwanis Avenue | Lane Closure - Kiwanis Avenue |Lane Closure – Sixth Street

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

    A public auction of surplus property and Police unclaimed and confiscated property will be held on Saturday, September 21, 2019

  • Inclement Weather Schedule For Children’s Programs

    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

  • Kids’ Nite in the Park Offers Evening of Free Entertainment for Families

    Sioux Falls Parks and Recreation will host free summer fun for the entire family at Kids’ Nite in the Park from 6–8 p.m. on Tuesdays, June 25 and July 30, 2019, at McKennan Park, 1400 South Third 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

    Sanitary Sewer Repairs – Sandra Drive, Chuck Drive, Baldwin Court, and Ralph Rogers Road | Lane Closures - Cliff 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

  • Bus Route Detours on Saturday June 15

    Due to an event in Downtown Sioux Falls on Saturday, June 15, from 9:45 a.m. until the end of the parade, Sioux Area Metro bus routes 1, 2, 3, 6, and 10 will board and exit the buses on Dakota Avenue between 10th Street and 11th Street.

  • Street Construction News

    Lane Closure – Phillips Avenue | Street Closure - First Avenue | Street Closure - 18th Street | Lane Closures - 60th Street North | Lane Closure – South Cliff Avenue | Sixth Street and Sycamore Avenue Construction

  • 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 Update - 41st Street | Lane Closures - West 12th Street | Lane Closure – West 12th Street | Street Closure – East Ninth Street | Sertoma Avenue Street Construction – Phase 1

  • Outdoor City Pools Closed Due to Cool Temperatures

    All Sioux Falls Parks and Recreation outdoor aquatic centers and pool facilities will be closed today, Wednesday, June 12, 2019, due to cool temperatures

  • Street Construction News

    Street Closure – North First Avenue | Lane Closure - Main 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.

  • Celebrate Flag Day at Veterans’ Memorial Park

    Celebrate Flag Day at Veterans’ Memorial Park on Friday, June 14, 2019, starting at 7 p.m. for a patriotic ceremony with guest speakers and a patriotic concert saluting our veterans by the Sioux Falls Municipal Band.

  • 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.

  • Outdoor City Pools Closed Due to Cool Temperatures

    All Sioux Falls Parks and Recreation outdoor aquatic centers and pool facilities will be closed today, Tuesday, June 11, 2019, due to cool temperatures.

  • Street Construction News

    Lane Closure - Minnesota Avenue | Lane Closures – 41st 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 Closures - 49th Street and Marion Road | Street Closure – 18th Street | Sanitary Sewer Repairs – South Newcomb Avenue, South Colleen Lane, and South Jayme Circle

  • Events Campus Survey Launches

    Today, Mayor Paul TenHaken’s Events Campus Study Group launched a public survey to gather input from the community on the Denny Sanford PREMIER Center Campus.

  • Street Construction News

    Southeastern Avenue - Sanitary Sewer Lining and Street Improvements | Street Closure – 33rd Street | Street Closure – Lancaster Drive | Intersection Closure - Ellis Road and Stoney Creek

  • Lane Closure – South Kiwanis Avenue

    Beginning on Thursday, June 6, 2019, temporary pavement repair will begin immediately on South Kiwanis Avenue between 12th and 13th Street

  • Free Children’s Theatre Productions

    Sioux Falls Parks and Recreation will celebrate 29 years of Storyland Children’s Theatre with eight weeks of quality entertainment for children of all ages.

  • Free Summer Events at Family Park

    Despite the flood and recent rain, we are still having fun on the water in Family Park with free summer events.

  • Lane Closure - 18th Street

    Beginning on Thursday, June 6, 2019, pavement repair will begin on West 18th Street between Summit Avenue and Prairie Avenue.

  • Lane Closures – Rice Street

    Beginning on Tuesday, June 4, 2019, there will be intermittent lane closures on Rice Street between Lowell Avenue and Jessica Avenue

  • Street Construction News

    Street Closure – 22nd Street | Street and Lane Closures – 12th Street and Minnesota Avenue | Lane Closures – 26th Street & Sycamore Avenue

  • Street Construction News

    11th Street | North Minnesota Avenue Construction | West Sixth Street | Tennis Lane Improvements Project

  • 26th Street Construction

    Beginning on Friday, May 31, 21019, the westbound lane of 26th Street at First Avenue will be shifted into the center turn lane to allow crews to perform concrete repairs.

  • Street Closure – West 37th Street

    Beginning on Thursday afternoon, May 30, 2019, West 37th Street will be closed between South Greenwood Avenue and South Holbrook Avenue.

  • Emergency Lane Closure – Cliff Avenue

    Beginning on Wednesday, May 29, 2019, the southbound lanes on Cliff Avenue are closed at Sixth Street along with the northbound left turn lane on Cliff Avenue

  • Sioux Falls Parks and Recreation Kicks Off Summer Season

    The Sioux Falls Parks and Recreation 2019 Summer Fun Guide in online and ready for the summer days ahead! The guide lists summer recreational activities for all ages. Programs include health and fitness, sports, aquatics, art, music and theater

  • South Minnesota Avenue Construction

    Beginning on Thursday May 30, 21019, curb and gutter, and sidewalk repairs will begin at 1610 to 1700 South Minnesota Avenue between 25th Street and 24th Street

  • Limit Water Usage And Check Your Sump Pumps

    Due to the record precipitation received to date in Sioux Falls, Public Works Water Reclamation is experiencing above normal flows in the sanitary sewer system.

  • Street Construction News

    Street Closure – South Summit Avenue | Street Closure – South Western Avenue | Lane Closures - Main Avenue and 13th Street | Lane Closure - Sixth Street

  • Street Construction News

    Lane Closure Update – Sycamore Avenue | Street Construction – Minnesota Avenue & Lotta Street | Street Closure – Sixth Street between Weber Avenue and Cliff Avenue | Benson Road Construction | Street Closure - 33rd Street between Kiwanis Avenue to Western Avenue

  • Emergency Lane Closures – Minnesota Avenue

  • Street Construction News

    Sanitary Sewer Repairs – Cain Avenue and 63rd Street | Street Closure – 18th Street

  • City Retires Utility Debt Early

    The City of Sioux Falls recently retired $3.9 million in bonds early

  • Street Construction – Minnesota Avenue & Lotta Street

    Beginning on Tuesday, May 28, 2019, the outside northbound lane of South Minnesota Avenue will be closed at Lotta Street to allow construction crews to perform pavement repairs

  • Parks and Recreation Online Survey Now Available: Help Us Plan Sioux Falls Parks!

    Sioux Falls Parks and Recreation is conducting a community interest and opinion survey to receive input and feedback from our community on parks, recreation, trails, and open space.

  • Street Improvements Open House - Sixth Street from Weber Avenue to Cliff Avenue

    The City of Sioux Falls will host an open house to discuss road improvements on East Sixth Street from Weber Avenue to Cliff Avenue

  • Street Closure – West Madison Street

    Beginning on Monday morning, May 20, 2019, West Madison Street will be closed between North Lyndale Avenue and North Western Avenue.

  • Tennis Lane Improvements Project Phase 3

    Beginning on Wednesday, May 22, 2019, Phase 3 work will begin along South Tennis Lane from 55th Street to 51st Street. Tennis Lane will be closed to traffic from 55th Street to Louise Avenue.

  • Tonight’s Municipal Band Concert Cancelled Due to Weather

    The Sioux Falls Municipal Band’s season opening concert scheduled for May 17, 2019, at 7:30 p.m. has been cancelled due to weather.

  • Street Construction News

    11th Street Sidewalk Closure | Street Closure – 32nd Street and Kingswood Way | Lane Closure – Tenth Street | West 33rd Street, West Circle Drive, and West Pritchard Drive | Lane Closure on Six Mile Road

  • Playground Replacements Underway for McKennan, Morningside, Terrace, and Sertoma Parks!!

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

  • Last Call Before You Stop the Haul!

    Memorial Day is quickly approaching and along with the holiday comes an important deadline for people removing ash trees

  • Street Construction News

    UPDATE - Minnesota Avenue Lane Closures between 69th Street and 77th Street | Sanitary Sewer Repairs – West Thatcher Drive, South Thatcher Circle, and South Queens Avenue

  • Street Closure – North Lake Avenue

    Beginning on Thursday morning, May 16, 2019, North Lake Avenue will be closed between West Bailey Street and West Avenue

  • Street Construction News

    Road Closure – South Theodore Avenue | Street Closure – West Fourth Street | 57th Street and Louise Avenue Construction

  • Municipal Band Celebrates 100 Year History: Season Kickoff on May 17

    The Sioux Falls Municipal Band has been making music for the people of Sioux Falls for one hundred years.

  • Street Construction News

    Lane Closure – Western Avenue between 42nd Street and 49th Street | Lane Closure – 41st Street | Lane Closure - Phillips Avenue between Fourth Street to Fifth Street | Street Closure – Ninth Street | Street Closure – 12th Street | Street Closure – 43rd Street between Louise and Westport Avenue

  • Sertoma Avenue Water Main Installation Public Meeting/Open House

    The City of Sioux Falls will host a public meeting/open house to discuss the Sertoma Avenue Water Main Installation from 41st Street to 57th Street.

  • Great News for Downtown Dog Owners!

    The City of Sioux Falls is excited to announce that longtime community supporters Joe and Jennifer Kirby have offered to fund a new permanent downtown dog park.

  • Lane Closure - Minnesota Avenue

    Beginning on Friday, May 10, 2019, the outside southbound lane and shoulder of North Minnesota Avenue will be closed north of Algonquin Street to allow construction crews to perform utility work

  • Street Construction News

    Tennis Lane Improvements Project - Phase 2 | Street Closure – Western Avenue

  • Siouxland Libraries Presents The Sky is Falling Puppet Show

    Convinced that the sky is falling, Henny Penny almost falls victim to a hungry fox. How is she saved?

  • Street Construction News

    Signal Work – Sixth Street and Minnesota Avenue | Lane Closure – Sycamore Avenue | Louise Avenue & Shirley Avenue Construction

  • Street Construction News

    West Sixth Street | Tennis Lane and 57th Street Improvements | Danberry Drive and Drexel Drive Street Improvements from Bakker Park Drive to 58th Street

  • 41st Street and I-29 Area Improvements Public Meeting/Open House

    The City of Sioux Falls and the South Dakota Department of Transportation (SDDOT) will host a public meeting/open house to discuss the 41st Street and Interstate 29 interchange improvements

  • Street Construction News

    Lane Closure – 26th Street | Street Closure – Holbrook Avenue | Lane Closure – South Second Avenue | Lane Closure - Minnesota Avenue

  • Visit Louisa May Alcott’s Orchard House Without Leaving Sioux Falls

    Fans of Louisa May Alcott’s Little Women and other classic novels are in for a captivating living history experience on Tuesday, May 7, 2019, at Siouxland Libraries’ Downtown Library