Recent News Releases

  • City Announces Application Timeline and Procedures for City Medical Cannabis Dispensary, Testing Facility Licenses

    The City of Sioux Falls has announced the timeline and process to apply for a license to operate a medical cannabis dispensary or testing facility within city limits.

  • Street Closure – 23rd Street

    Beginning at 4 a.m. on Friday, October 22, 2021, East 23rd Street will be closed for approximately 100 feet to the west of Cliff Avenue.

  • Sustainability and Climate Action Plan Open House on Thursday, October 21, 2021

    The public is invited and encouraged to attend the open house for the Sustainability and Climate Action Plan on Thursday, October 21, 2021, from 4 to 7 p.m.

  • Utility Work – Vista Lane

    Beginning on Thursday, October 21, 2021, crews will be performing repairs to the sanitary sewer along South Vista Lane from West Harpel Drive to the dead end to the north.

  • Mayor TenHaken Announces 2021–22 Mayor’s Youth Council

    Mayor Paul TenHaken is pleased to announce the students selected for the 2021–22 Mayor’s Youth Council.

  • Street Construction News

    Street Closure - Sixth Street | Lane Closure – Main Ave

  • Public Notice

    This notice provides the public an opportunity to examine and comment on amendment #5 to the 2021 Annual Action Plan for the City of Sioux Falls for a period of 30 days.

  • Public Notice

    This notice provides the public an opportunity to examine and comment on Amendment #1 to the 2020-2024 Consolidated Plan for the City of Sioux Falls for a period of thirty (30) days.

  • Public Notice

    This notice provides the public the opportunity to examine and comment on the proposed 2022 Action Plan for the City of Sioux Falls for a period of 30 days.

  • Street Construction News

    Lane Closure – Tenth Street | Street Closure – Bluestem Street | Street Closure – 14th Street | Lane Closure – Phillips Avenue

  • Street Construction News

    Street Closure – Ebenezer Avenue | Lane Closure – 41st Street | Lane Closure – 26th Street between Summit Avenue and Minnesota Avenue

  • Link Board Names Executive Director

    The Link Board of Directors, which includes representatives from the City of Sioux Falls, Minnehaha County, Avera, Sanford, and The Leona M. and Harry B. Helmsley Charitable Trust, recently named Bill Earley to serve as the facility’s Executive Director.

  • Street Construction News

    Lane Closure – Louise Avenue | Lane Closure – 26th Street

  • Lane Closures - Minnesota Avenue and 57th Street

    Beginning at 8:30 a.m. on Wednesday, October 13, 2021, the outside southbound lane on South Minnesota Avenue will be closed just north of 57th Street, as well as the outside westbound lane just west of South Vista Lane.

  • Public Notice

    This notice provides the public an opportunity to examine and comment on amendment #5 to the 2021 Annual Action Plan for the City of Sioux Falls for a period of 30 days.

  • Street Construction News

    Open to Traffic Minnesota Avenue and 33rd Street | Lane Closures – 26th Street and Marion Road Intersection | Lane Closures – 26th Street and Sertoma Avenue Intersection

  • Street Construction News

    Lane Closure – South Louise Avenue | Lane Closure – East Sixth Street

  • Street Construction News

    Street Closure - Duluth Avenue | Street Closure - Covell Avenue

  • Street Construction News

    Lane Closure – Sixth Street from Minnesota Avenue to Duluth Avenue | Street Closure - Wayland Avenue | Lane Closures - West Avenue

  • Sustainability and Climate Action Plan Open House

    The public is invited and encouraged to attend the open house for the Sustainability and Climate Action Plan on Thursday, October 21, 2021, from 4–7 p.m., at the Downtown Library

  • Street Construction News

    Lane Closure – 26th Street between Cambridge Avenue and Marion Road | Lane Closure – 26th Street between Highland Avenue and Veterans Parkway | Lane Closure – Cleveland Avenue

  • West-Side Lyon Boulevard Leaf Drop-Off Site Moved This Year

    This fall Sioux Falls Public Works has relocated its leaf and branch drop-off west-side location slightly from where it was last fall.

  • City Releases Licensing Applications for Medical Cannabis Dispensaries, Testing Facilities

    Licensing applications for businesses to apply to operate medical cannabis dispensaries or testing facilities within city limits are now available.

  • Street Construction News

    Street Closures – Hercules Avenue and Cherry Hill Drive | Street Closure – 46th Street between Ellis Road and Klein Avenue | Street Closure – 60th Street North between National Avenue and Lewis Avenue

  • Street Closure - Holbrook Avenue

    Beginning on Thursday, September 30, 2021, West Holbrook Avenue will be closed between 66th Street and Jordan Drive to allow construction crews to install water main and perform curb and gutter repairs and asphalt paving.

  • Street Construction News

    Open to Traffic - Phillips Avenue | Parking Lot Closure – Falls Park

  • Public Notice

    This notice provides the public an opportunity to examine and comment on amendment #4 to the 2021 Annual Action Plan for the City of Sioux Falls for a period of 30 days.

  • Street Construction News

    Street Closure – North Phillips Ave Between West Fifth Street and West Second Street | Lane Closures - 41st Street | Street Closure - 15 Street and Walts Avenue

  • Leaf and Branch Drop-Offs Open Saturday, September 25, 2021

    On Saturday, September 25, 2021, the City of Sioux Falls will open its two leaf and branch drop-off sites to assist with fall cleanup.

  • Street Construction News

    Lane Closure – West 12th Street | Lane Closure – 26th Street

  • Street Construction News

    Lane Closure – 11th Street | Street Closure – Snapdragon Street

  • Street Construction News

    Lane Closure – Cliff Avenue | Intersection Closure – Cherokee Street and D Avenue

  • Caille Branch Closed Friday (September 17, 2021)

    The Caille Branch of Siouxland Libraries will be closed on Friday, September 17, 2021.

  • Street Construction News

    Street Closure – 34th Street North | South Minnesota Avenue Construction | Street Closure –38th Street | Street Closure – Second 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 Closure – West Tenth Street | Street Closure – East 38th Street | Lane Closure – 41st Street | Street Closure – Snapdragon 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 – 26th Street | Intersection Closure – 12th Street and Walts Avenue | Parking Lot Closure – Falls Park

  • Street Construction News 9/9/21

    26th Street | Grange Avenue | Eighth Street | 41st Street

  • Street Construction News

    Lane Closure – West 12th Street Bridge | 57th Street and Quail Run Avenue Storm Water Repairs | 61st Street and Ash Grove Avenue Storm Water 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.

  • Street Construction News

    Lane Closure – West 11th Street | Lane Closure – West Ninth 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

    Highland Addition Improvements - Pearl Street, Sherman Avenue to Wayland Avenue and Wayland Avenue, Pearl Street to Fourth Street | Lane Closure – 41st Street

  • Big Sioux River Greenway Cleanup Scheduled for September 25, 2021

  • Street Construction News

    Street Closure – 50th Street North between Second Avenue and Fourth Avenue | Lane Closure – Bahnson Avenue Between 20th Street and Comet Road

  • 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.

  • Lane Closure – 41st Street

    Beginning on Tuesday, September 7, 2021, the outside eastbound lane of 41st Street will be closed from Valley View Road/Holbrook Avenue to Marion Road to allow crews to perform street and utility improvements

  • 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.

  • Record Growth Requires a Smart, Practical Spending Approach

    Sioux Falls is full of visionary leaders who see the potential for transformational growth in our community. Their resiliency, tenacity and vision is at the core of our community’s DNA.

  • Street Construction News

    Highland Addition Improvements – Street Closures for Pearl Street Sherman Avenue to Wayland Avenue and Wayland Avenue Pearl Street to Fourth Street | Lane Closure – 26th Street | Lane Closure – South Western Avenue

  • Lane Closure – West 57th Street

    Beginning on Friday, August 27, 2021, the outside westbound lane of West 57th Street will be closed to through traffic between West Batcheller Lane and South Isabel Place.

  • 2021 One Book Siouxland Events Recall 9/11

    This year marks the 20th anniversary of September 11, 2001, when militants associated with the Islamic extremist group al Qaeda carried out suicide attacks against targets in the United States

  • Street Closure - Ralph Rogers Road

    Beginning on Friday, August 27, 2021, Ralph Rogers Road will be closed from Sweetbriar Drive to Minnesota Avenue.

  • Utility Work – 37th Street, Glendale Avenue, Prairie Avenue, Summit Avenue, Norton Avenue

    Beginning on Wednesday, August 25, 2021, crews will be performing repairs to the sanitary sewer in various locations along South Glendale Avenue, South Prairie Avenue, South Summit Avenue, and South Norton Avenue between West 36th Street and West 39th Street

  • Lane Closure – 26th Street

    Beginning on Monday, August 30, 2021, the outside westbound lane of 26th Street will be closed between Deerberry Trail and Sertoma 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 Closure – Southwestern Avenue | Street Closure – 17th Street | Street Closure – Harvard Drive | Street Closures – Blauvelt Avenue and Tracy Lane | Street Closure – 49th Street and Oxbow Avenue | Intersection Closure - 14th Street and Walts 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.

  • 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

    Fourth Avenue, Western Avenue, 12th Street and Walts Avenue, Bluestem Street, West Avenue

  • Bus Service To Be Temporarily Reduced During Driver Shortage

    Effective Monday, August 16, Sioux Area Metro will temporarily reduce service due to a shortage of drivers.

  • Street Construction News

    33rd Street and Minnesota Avenue Intersection Traffic Switch | Street Closure - Ralph Rogers Road | Lane Closure – Kiwanis Avenue

  • Mayor TenHaken Releases Proposed Medical Cannabis Licensing Ordinance

    Mayor Paul TenHaken issued the following statement regarding the City’s proposed medical cannabis licensing ordinanc

  • Lane Closure – Cliff Avenue

    Beginning on Friday morning, August 13, 2021, the outside southbound lane on South Cliff Avenue will be closed just north of East 49th Street.

  • Lane Closure – Cliff Avenue

    Beginning on Thursday, August 12, 2021, the outside southbound lane of South Cliff Avenue will be closed between 12th Street and 14th Street to allow crews to perform concrete repairs on the sidewalk.

  • Mayor Paul TenHaken in Collaboration With Sioux Falls City Council Advances ‘Sioux Falls For All’ Strategic Investment Plan

    One-time Investments Guided by Tenets of One Sioux Falls Framework

  • 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

    Terrace Park Construction | Lane Closures - North Minnesota 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 Closure – 26th Street

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

    Sioux Falls Parks and Recreation announces staggered closing dates for the outdoor aquatic facilities as the 2021 summer season wraps up.

  • 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 Annual Maintenance Closure

    Midco® Aquatic Center will close for its annual maintenance this month

  • 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 26th Street | Lane Closures - Holbrook Avenue at Bluestem Street | Street Closure – 17th Street | Lane Closure - Western Avenue | Lane Closure – 56th Street

  • Street Construction News

    Street Closure – East 31st Street North | Lane Closures - Sycamore Avenue | Lane Closures - Southeastern Avenue from 49th Street to 33rd Street | Lane Closures – 57th Street

  • Lane Closures - Street Closures

    Lane Closures - Benson Road | Lane Closure – South Cliff Avenue | Lane Closures – 57th Street and Cliff Avenue | Street Closures – Prairie Avenue | 15th Street, Edmond Avenue and 13th 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.

  • Mayor TenHaken Presents 2022 Operating Budget, 2022–2026 Capital Program

    Mayor Paul TenHaken presented an overview of his administration’s proposal for the 2022 budget and the 2022–2026 Capital Program to the Sioux

  • Street Construction News

    Lane Closure - Marion Road | Parking Lot Closure - Yankton Trail Park

  • Sioux Falls Continues to Stand Out as Top Spot for Young Professionals

  • Street Construction News

    Lane Closure – 26th Street | Intersection Closure – 66th Street and Sundowner Avenue

  • Street Construction News

    Lane Closure – West Tenth Street | Lane Closure – West 26th Street | Lane Closure – East 57th Street | Lane Closure - Marion Road

  • Street Construction News

    Lane Closure – West 49th Street between South Brown Place and South Kiwanis Avenue | Street Closure – Phillips Avenue from 18th Street to 41st Street

  • Street Construction News

    Lane Closures – 60th Street North from Minnesota Avenue to Cliff Avenue | Lane Closure – South Louise Avenue

  • Lane Closures - Cliff Avenue and 14th Street

    Beginning on Thursday, July 15, 2021, lane closures will begin in the intersection of Cliff Avenue and 14th Street to allow crews to perform concrete pavement repairs.

  • Street Construction News

    Lane Closure – West 49th Street between South Brown Place and South Kiwanis Avenue | Street Closure – South Highline Avenue between East 18th Street and East Red Oak Drive |

  • Street Construction News

    Street Closure- Phillips Avenue from 21st Street to 23rd Street | Street Closure- Phillips Avenue from 33rd Street to 35th Street | Street Closure – McClellan Street |

  • Street Closure – Cleveland Avenue

    Beginning on Tuesday morning, July 14, 2021, South Cleveland Avenue will be closed to through traffic between East 19th Street and East 22nd Street.

  • Street Construction News

    Street Closure- Phillips Avenue from 33rd Street to 35th Street | Lane Closures – Sixth Street and 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.

  • Street Construction News

    Lane Closures – Sixth Street and Cleveland Avenue | Lane Shift - Rice Street | Queen Bee Parking Lot 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.

  • Independence Day Celebration: Schedule of Activities and Parking Details

    Celebrate our nation on Sunday, July 4, 2021, at the Independence Day Celebration at Falls Park.

  • Lane Closures – 41st Street

    Beginning on Tuesday, July 6, 2021, intermittent lane closures will be in place on West 41st Street between Shirley Avenue and Westport Avenue 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.

  • Street Construction News

    Street Closure – Bluestem Street | Lane Closures – 77th Avenue between Piping Rock Lane and Shadow Creek Lane