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Recreation Wages beginning at $8.55 - $15.25 per hour
Lifeguards Wages beginning at $10.25 - $10.75 per hour
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Future Development

Falls Park West Master Plan

The overall master plan for Falls Park West better connects visitors to Falls Park, Phillips Avenue, and the Big Sioux River while also providing opportunities for gathering and circulation throughout the space.

Midco® Aquatic Center Now Open!

The Midco® Aquatic Center, Sioux Falls’ first public indoor aquatic center, is now open for swimming!

News Releases

Midco® Aquatic Center Announces Swim Meet Dates for Early 2017 Parks & Recreation
Today City of Sioux Falls and Sioux Falls Swim Team officials announced the dates of the first swim meets to take place at the Midco® Aquatic Center in 2017
Holiday Shopping? Sioux Falls Parks and Recreation Gift Cards and Swim Passes Are for You! Parks & Recreation
As the shopping days are counting down, are you looking for a unique holiday gift or a fun stocking stuffer?
Swim While It’s Snowing Today at the Midco® Aquatic Center! Parks & Recreation
Sioux Falls has been waiting a long, long time to be able to swim in the winter! The Midco® Aquatic Center, 60 years in the making, is open today and a great place to spend this snowy, wintery day
Falls Park’s Dazzling Winter Wonderland Light Display Begins November 18 Parks & Recreation
Beginning Friday, November 18, 2016, Falls Park will transform into a Winter Wonderland of dazzling lights and holiday music
Midco® Aquatic Center Will Certainly Host Swim Meets and Swimming Lessons in 2017 Parks & Recreation
The Midco® Aquatic Center, Sioux Falls’ first public indoor aquatic center, will certainly host swim meets and provide swimming lessons in 2017...
Midco® Aquatic Center Sees Great First Week of Operations! Parks & Recreation
The Midco® Aquatic Center, Sioux Falls’ first public indoor aquatic center, opened on October 13, and the first full week of operations has been very successful