Recent News Releases

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Lane Closures at Kiwanis Avenue and 49th Street

Beginning Thursday, April 24, 2014, the outside westbound lane of 49th Street between Elmwood Avenue and the Big Sioux River Bridge will be closed to allow construction crews…

Posted 04/22/2014 in Public Works

Kiwanis Avenue Lane Closure

Starting at 8:30 a.m. on Wednesday morning, April 23, 2014, construction crews will be working on the sidewalk adjacent to the Kiwanis Avenue northbound lane between…

Posted 04/22/2014 in Public Works

Lane Closure – 12th Street

At 8:30 a.m. on Wednesday morning, April 23, 2014, the outside eastbound lane on 12th Street will be closed east of Kiwanis Avenue…

Posted 04/22/2014 in Public Works

Cubby’s Robbery

Officers were dispatched to Cubby’s gas station, 2101 West 49th Street, at 1:09 a.m., reference to a robbery…

Posted 04/22/2014 in Police Department

Homicide Investigation Update

In the press conference on Thursday, April 17, Chief Doug Barthel and Lincoln County State’s Attorney Tom Wollman asked for the public’s assistance in looking…

Posted 04/21/2014 in Police Department

Lane Closures on 57th Street

Beginning on Tuesday, April 22, 2014, 57th Street between Crossing Place and Old Yankton Circle will be reduced to one lane in each direction to allow construction…

Posted 04/18/2014 in Public Works

Emergency Street Closure – Sixth Street

Starting immediately, Sixth Street will be closed from Blauvelt Avenue to Wayland Avenue. City crews will be repairing a service leak on Sixth Street…

Posted 04/18/2014 in Street Construction

Lane Closure – Main Avenue

In the early afternoon of April 17, 2014, the right southbound lane on Main Avenue will be closed between Ninth Street and Tenth Street…

Posted 04/17/2014 in Public Works

Lane Closure – Minnesota Avenue

On Monday morning, April 21, 2014, the outside northbound lane on Minnesota Avenue will be closed north of Batcheller Lane…

Posted 04/17/2014 in Public Works

Street Closure – National Avenue

On Monday morning, April 21, 2014, National Avenue will be closed to through traffic between 54th Street North and 57th Street North…

Posted 04/17/2014 in Public Works

Lane Closure – Minnesota Avenue

At 8:30 a.m. on Monday morning, April 21, 2014, the outside northbound lane on Minnesota Avenue will be closed north of 11th Street…

Posted 04/17/2014 in Public Works

Pavement Joint Repairs 41st Street and Sertoma Avenue

Starting Thursday afternoon, April 17, 2014, pavement joint repair work along Sertoma Avenue, north of 41st Street, will move from the east side of Sertoma Avenue to the west side…

Posted 04/17/2014 in Public Works

Homicide Investigation

A 53-year-old woman was murdered on April 16, 2014, at 5605 West Misty Glen Place in southwest Sioux Falls…

Posted 04/17/2014 in Police Department

Work Along Bike Trail

Beginning today, Thursday, April 17, 2014, construction crews will begin work along the bike trail within Yankton Trail Park…

Posted 04/17/2014 in Engineering

Shape Places Endorsed by Citizens

On Tuesday, April 8, 2014, The Shape Places Zoning Ordinance earned 65 percent support. On Tuesday, April 15, City Council canvased the election results…

Posted 04/16/2014 in Planning & Building Services

Upcoming Events for Adults at Siouxland Libraries

This free seminar for first-time homebuyers provides information on the home purchasing process from start to finish, including goal setting…

Posted 04/16/2014 in Siouxland Libraries - A City/County Partnership

Kiwanis Avenue Construction

Starting on Thursday, April 17, 2014, at 7 a.m., construction crews will begin grinding pavement for permanent pavement markings…

Posted 04/15/2014 in Public Works

Lane Closure – Cliff Avenue

At 9 a.m. on Wednesday morning, April 16, 2014, the outside northbound lane will be closed on Cliff Avenue between 16th Street and Prospect Street…

Posted 04/15/2014 in Public Works

Sioux Area Metro Offers Free Rides for Earth Day

To celebrate Earth Day this year, the Public Works Environmental Division has teamed up with Sioux Area Metro (SAM) to offer free rides on fixed routes (1‒25) all daylong on Tuesday…

Posted 04/15/2014 in Environmental

Parks Recycle—Do You? News Conference Tomorrow

News conference to announce improvements planned for the recycling program in the park system and a grant the City of Sioux Falls received to go toward the improvements …

Posted 04/15/2014 in Parks & Recreation

Stolen Vehicle—Accident

On April 11, 2014, at about 2 p.m., a 2001 Dodge Dakota pickup, four-door, red in color, was reported stolen from the 300 block of West 25th Street…

Posted 04/14/2014 in Police Department

Board Vacancies: Disability Awareness Commission

Mayor Mike Huether has announced two upcoming vacancies to the Disability Awareness Commission (DAC). The DAC is an extension of the Human Relations Commission…

Posted 04/11/2014 in Mayor's Office

Pavement Joint Repairs 41st Street and Sertoma Avenue

Starting Sunday, April 13, 2014, pavement joint repair work east of Sertoma Avenue will move along 41st Street from the south side of the roadway to the north side of the roadway…

Posted 04/10/2014 in Public Works

Sixth Street Lane Closures

At 7 a.m. on Saturday morning, April 12, 2014, crews will begin to clean and line sanitary sewer on Sixth Street, east of Phillips Avenue…

Posted 04/10/2014 in Public Works

12th Street and Western Avenue Lane Closures

At 7 p.m. on Monday evening, April 14, 2014, crews will begin work to clean and line sanitary sewer on Western Avenue from 13th Street to 12th Street…

Posted 04/10/2014 in Public Works

Street Sweeping Crews Out in Full Force

The Public Works Street Division currently has three crews sweeping city streets. The city has been divided into sweeping districts so that crews can cover…

Posted 04/10/2014 in Public Works

Street Closure – Phillips Avenue

After midnight on Friday morning, April 11, 2014, Phillips Avenue will be closed to through traffic between 11th Street and 12th Street…

Posted 04/09/2014 in Public Works

Western Avenue Traffic Control

At 8:30 a.m. on Thursday morning, April 10, 2014, crews will begin to clean and line sanitary sewer on Western Avenue between 15th Street and 12th Street…

Posted 04/09/2014 in Public Works

Storyland Children’s Theatre Auditions

Two female and two male performers, 16 years and older, are needed for the summer Storyland Children’s Theatre program sponsored by Sioux Falls Parks and Recreation…

Posted 04/09/2014 in Parks & Recreation

Missing Person Found

Nadine Richter was located in McCook County. She is alive and was brought back to Sioux Falls. Thank you for your assistance in getting the information out…

Posted 04/09/2014 in Police Department

Sioux Falls First Annual AED Art Contest

We are calling artists of all levels to submit their designs for enhancing the visibility and awareness of Public Access Defibrillators (PAD), also known as Automatic…

Posted 04/07/2014 in Fire Rescue

Street Closure – Main Avenue

At 8:30 a.m. on Wednesday morning, April 9, 2014, Main Avenue will be closed between Second Street and Third Street…

Posted 04/07/2014 in Public Works

Benson Road Lane Closures

Beginning on Wednesday, April 9, 2014, construction crews will resume work on Benson Road from Career Avenue to Marion Road…

Posted 04/07/2014 in Public Works

Structure Fire at 1901 South Menlo Avenue

On Sunday morning, April 6, 2014, around 10:40 a.m., Sioux Falls Fire Rescue responded to the report of a structure fire at 1901 South Menlo Avenue…

Posted 04/07/2014 in Fire Rescue

Lane Closures – Kiwanis Avenue

At 8:30 a.m. on Tuesday morning, April 8, 2014, various temporary northbound lane closures will occur on Kiwanis Avenue just south of 12th Street…

Posted 04/04/2014 in Public Works

Lane Closure – Minnesota Avenue

At 8:30 a.m. on Monday morning, April 7, 2014, the outside northbound lane on Minnesota Avenue will be closed north of 11th Street…

Posted 04/04/2014 in Public Works

Western Avenue Traffic Control

At 8:30 a.m. on Monday morning, April 7, 2014, crews will begin to clean and line sanitary sewer pipe along Western Avenue between 13th Street and 14th Street…

Posted 04/04/2014 in Public Works

Lane Closure – Kiwanis Avenue

At 8:30 a.m. on Monday morning, April 7, 2014, the southbound lane on Kiwanis Avenue will be closed south of 41st Street…

Posted 04/04/2014 in Public Works

Missing Person Located, Safe

The Sioux Falls Police Department would like to thank the public for their assistance in locating Natasha McBride.…

Posted 04/04/2014 in Police Department

Absentee Voting on Saturday

Residents will be able to absentee vote for the City of Sioux Falls Municipal/School Board Election on Saturday, April 5, 2014, from 8:00 a.m.…

Posted 04/04/2014 in Election Information