Greenway Cleanup


The City of Sioux Falls will host the fifth annual community wide Big Sioux River Greenway Clean-Up on Saturday, April 21st from 9 am to 12 pm. Volunteers are welcome to come and go as they please during the event time. No pre-event registration is required and all ages are welcome. Volunteers are encouraged to wear appropriate clothing, as the event is rain or shine. In 2017, more than 250 volunteers 5,000 pounds of trash and recyclables from the banks of the Big Sioux River

The Big Sioux River Greenway Cleanup will allow community volunteers to choose any of the volunteer locations listed below. Partnering organizations will have Volunteer Coordinators located at each location to hand out trash and recycling bags and provide direction. Maps and Nitrile gloves will also be available for volunteers at each location. The following parks have been selected as meeting areas:

Dunham Park
1301 South Marion Road 
Rotary Park
2101 East 18th Street 
 Elmen Park Trailhead
3200 West 12th Street
 Sertoma Park
4300 South Oxbow Avenue
 Falls Park
131 East Falls Park Drive
 Spencer Park
3501 South Cliff Avenue
 Fawick Park
200 South Second Avenue   
 Yankton Trail Park
3901 South Minnesota Avenue
 Legacy Park
7001 West 12th Street 

For more information on the Big Sioux River Greenway Clean-Up, please contact Matthew Gedney at the Public Works Environmental Division at 605-367-8276.