2019

Recent News Releases

  • Marion Road Lane Shift

    Beginning on Thursday, November 14, 2019, construction crews will be performing utility work along Marion Road between University Trail and Benson Road.

  • Veterans Day 2019

    178 Veterans currently work at the City of Sioux Falls. Our thanks, our gratitude and our honor to all of them.

  • Bike Trail Closure – between Marson Drive and 49th Street

    Beginning on Monday, November 11, 2019, the bike trail will be closed between East Marson Drive and East 49th Street to allow for installati

  • Update on Parking Ramp Construction

    Mayor Paul TenHaken released a video update today on the current status and future prospects of the downtown parking ramp building project.

  • Save the Date! Big Sioux River Water Summit Scheduled for December 5

    The public is invited to learn about water quality initiatives at the seventh annual Big Sioux River Water Summit

  • Falls Park Parking Lot Closure

    Beginning on Friday, November 8, 2019, the east parking lot at Falls Park will be closed to allow construction crews to perform parking lot improvements.

  • Street Construction News

    Street Closure - Franklin Avenue | Lane Closure – Minnesota Avenue | Lane Closures – 12th Street and South Marion Road | Intersection Closure – 69th Street and Medical Court

  • CityLink Now Available on Streaming Devices

    The City of Sioux Falls is excited to launch multiple new options for residents to tune into live and on-demand CityLink content. Anyone can now access the channel online and on Roku and AppleTV devices.

  • Street Construction News

    Lane Closure – 41st Street | Lane Closure – 49th Street | Lane Closures – 41st Street

  • Lane Closure – Sixth Street

    Beginning at 9 a.m. on Monday, November 4, 2019, the outside eastbound lane of Sixth Street will be closed between Cleveland Avenue and Twin Towers Circle to allow crews to perform underground utility exploration

  • Falls Park Parking Lot Closure

    Beginning on Thursday, October 31, 2019, the east parking lot at Falls Park will be periodically closed to allow construction crews to perform curb and gutter and parking lot improvements.

  • Lane Closure - Benson Road

    Beginning on Thursday, October 31, 2019, the outside eastbound lane on Benson Road will be closed at VanEps Avenue

  • Planning Commission Briefing

    Prior to their monthly public hearing, the City of Sioux Falls Planning Commission will have a briefing on Tuesday, November 5, 2019, at 12 noon.

  • Street Construction News

    Southeastern Avenue and Marson Drive Sanitary Sewer and Street Improvements | Street Closure – Highline Avenue

  • Public Notice

    This notice provides the public an opportunity to examine and comment on amendment #1 to the 2019 Annual Action Plan for the City of Sioux Falls for a period of 30 days.

  • Street Construction News

    Lien Park Improvements | Lane Closures - 57th Street | Lane Closure – Ninth Street | Sanitary Sewer Repairs – 33rd Street

  • City of Sioux Falls Launches Impact Campaign Focused on Recycling Education

    The City of Sioux Falls today launched a recycling education campaign called “It’s Easy to Make an Impact” to focus on how all residents

  • Lane Closure Delay - 26th Street between Van Eps Avenue to Southeastern Avenue

    Due to rain predicted on Wednesday, October 23, 2019, the bridge deck pour over I-229 will be delayed until Thursday, October 24, 2019

  • Street Construction News

    Lane Closure – Louise Avenue | Lane Closure – Kiwanis Avenue | Street Closure – 59th Street | Lane Closures along 41st Street | Lane Closures - 60th Street North

  • Street Construction News

    Lane Closure – Sixth Street | Street Closure – 85th Street | Sidewalk Closure – Bahnson Avenue | Street Closure – Dakota Avenue | Parking Lane Closure - Minnesota Avenue

  • Street Construction News

    Street Closure – Vail Drive | Lane Closures – Eighth Street

  • Street Construction News

    Lane Closure – 12th Street | Road Closure – Duluth Avenue

  • OneLink App Helps City Resolve 10,000 Service Requests

    On Monday, October 7, the City of Sioux Falls fulfilled the 10,000th service request submitted through the OneLink mobile app.

  • Street Construction News

    Sertoma Avenue is now Open | Intersection Closure – Tenth Street and West Avenue

  • Public Notice

    This notice provides the public the opportunity to examine and comment on the proposed 2020-2024 Consolidated Plan and 2020 Action Plan for the City of Sioux Falls for a period of 30 days.

  • Lane Closures - 41st Street and Kiwanis Avenue

    Beginning on Sunday, October 6, 2019, utility and pavement repairs will begin in the intersection of 41st Street and Kiwanis Avenue

  • Emergency Intersection Closure – 26th Street and Fourth Avenue

    Beginning at 8:30 a.m. on Thursday, October 3, 2019, the intersection of East 26th Street and South Fourth Avenue will be closed

  • Signal Work – Sixth Street and Dakota Avenue

    Beginning on Thursday, October 3, 2019, following the morning commute, the traffic signal at West Sixth Street and North Dakota Avenue will be taken down and replaced with a temporary three-way stop to allow construction crews to reconstruct the signal pole footings

  • Street Construction News

    Lane Closure – Kiwanis Avenue | Lane Closures – 41st Street and Kiwanis Avenue | Street Closure – Prairie 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.

  • Bike Trail and Parks Open

    The Parks and Recreation Department has reopened all parks and bike trail segments that were closed by recent flooding.

  • Leaf and Branch Drop-Off Sites to Open September 28

    Beginning this Saturday, September 28, 2019, the City of Sioux Falls will open its two leaf and branch drop-off sites to assist with fall cleanup.

  • Street Construction News

    Lane Closures – Cliff Avenue | Street Closure – 11th Street | Lane Closure - Madison Street | Lane Closure - 26th street | Lane Closure – 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 - Sixth Street between Minnesota Avenue to Main Avenue | Lane Closure – 26th Street | Lane Closure – Main Avenue | Tennis Lane Improvements Project – Phase 5

  • Public Health Director Joins Call for Individuals to Stop Using E-cigarettes Due to Vaping-Related Illnesses

    Public Health Director Jill Franken issued the following statements today regarding recent cases of vaping-related illnesses

  • Street Closure – 18th Street

    Beginning on Wednesday, September 25, 2019, West 18th Street will be closed west of Minnesota Avenue for approximately a four hour time period starting after the peak morning commute

  • 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

    Intersection Closure – Southeastern Avenue and 33rd Street | Intersection Closures – Minnesota Avenue at 11th, 14th, and 18th Street | Street Closure – Mogen Avenue | Lane Closure - Sixth Street

  • Street Closure – 11th Street

    Beginning on Friday, September 20, 2019, 11th Street will be closed at Minnesota Avenue for approximately a two hour time period starting after the peak morning commute to allow construction crews to prepare the intersection for new pavement next week.

  • Street Closure – West Sixth Street

    Beginning on Friday, September 20, 2019, West Sixth Street between Grange Avenue and Prairie Avenue will be closed

  • Lane Closure - Sixth Street

    Beginning on Wednesday, September 18, 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 – Kiwanis Avenue | Lane Closures - Minnesota Avenue | Parking Lot Closure - Falls Park | Street Closure - Frederick Avenue

  • 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