Recent News Releases
Planning Commission Briefing
Posted 01/31/2020 Planning
Prior to their monthly public hearing, the City of Sioux Falls Planning Commission will have a briefing on Tuesday, February 4, 2020, at 12 noon
Road Closure – Austin Street
Posted 01/31/2020 Public Works
Beginning on Monday morning, February 3, 2020, East Austin Street will be closed to through traffic between North Sherman Avenue and North Van Eps Avenue. Access for residents within the construction area will be maintained.
Mayor’s Column: Shaping Our Future Through Mentoring
Posted 01/30/2020 Mayor's Office
Sioux Falls is a community full of opportunities and an incredible quality of life that many of us have come to love.
Mayor TenHaken Statement on USMCA Signing
Posted 01/29/2020 Mayor's Office
Today, President Donald J. Trump signed the United States-Mexico-Canada Agreement (USMCA), strengthen the trading relationship between the signatory parties and improving trade for South Dakota businesses.
Filing Period for 2020 Municipal Candidate Nominating Petitions Begins on January 31, 2020
Posted 01/28/2020 City Clerk
Eligible Sioux Falls voters interested in running for office may begin circulating nominating petitions for the municipal election on Friday, January 31, 2020.
Lane Closures – between 49th Street and Western Avenue
Posted 01/27/2020 Engineering
Beginning on Tuesday, January 28, 2020, after the morning commute, Public Works will be changing out the signal cabling at West 49th Street and South Western Avenue
Arts Task Force Announced
Posted 01/22/2020 Mayor's Office
Mayor Paul TenHaken is excited to announce the members of the City’s 2020 Arts Task Force.
Lane Closure - 57th Street
Posted 01/22/2020 Engineering
Beginning on Friday, January 24, 2019, the inside westbound lane of 57th Street between Batcheller Lane and Western Avenue will be closed to allow crews to perform utility locates.
SFFR Wins Fire Service Safety Leadership Award
Posted 01/21/2020 Fire Rescue
The Congressional Fire Services Institute and National Fallen Firefighters Foundation have selected Sioux Falls Fire Rescue as the recipients of the 2020 Senator Paul S. Sarbanes Fire Service Safety Leadership Award.
No Travel Advisory for Sioux Falls
Posted 01/17/2020 Police Department
The winter storm and blowing snow have created adverse conditions in Sioux Falls.
Sioux Falls Parks and Recreation Facilities Closed Due to Weather
Posted 01/17/2020 Parks & Recreation
Sioux Falls Parks and Recreation announces Midco® Aquatic Center, all five community centers, and all ice rinks will be closed on the following dates due to weather:
Snow Alert for the City of Sioux Falls
The Public Works Street Division has declared a snow alert beginning at 5:00 p.m. on Friday, January 17, 2020.
Lane Closure – Ninth Street
Posted 01/15/2020 Engineering
Beginning at 8:30 a.m. on January 16, 2020, the westbound lane of West Ninth Street will be closed between Dakota Avenue & Main Avenue.
Sioux Falls New Population Estimate Is 190,750
Posted 01/14/2020 Planning & Development Services
Sioux Falls continues to see its population increase after another strong year of construction, strong job growth, and improvements in our community’s quality of life.
Parks and Recreation to Host Public Meeting to Share Comprehensive System Plan Recommendations
Posted 01/13/2020 Parks & Recreation
Sioux Falls Parks and Recreation will host a public meeting to share the preliminary recommendations on the department’s Comprehensive Parks & Recreation System Plan.
Year-End Building Permit Totals for 2019
Posted 01/10/2020 Planning & Development Services
Sioux Falls experienced another positive year of construction growth in 2019 as the construction valuation for 7,355 total building permits reached $771,507,597
Lane Closure – Eighth Street
Posted 01/07/2020 Engineering
Beginning at 8:30 a.m. on Friday, January 10, 2020, the outside eastbound lane of Eighth Street will be closed between North Main Avenue and North Phillips Avenue.