Recent News Releases

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Street Construction News 7/22/14

Lane Closure – 26th Street | Sanitary Sewer Construction in the vicinity of West Avenue to Norton Avenue And 33rd Street to 41st Street …

Posted 07/22/2014 in Public Works

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…

Posted 07/22/2014 in Health Department

Lane Closure – Lake Avenue

Beginning at 8 a.m. on Thursday morning, July 24, 2014, Lake Avenue will be closed to through traffic between Sixth Street and Ninth Street and between Tenth Street and 11th Street…

Posted 07/21/2014 in Public Works

Industrial Accident Causes Fatality

Around 8:15 a.m., emergency services were called to Josten Concrete Products Company, 1201 South Van Eps Avenue, for an industrial accident…

Posted 07/21/2014 in Police Department

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…

Posted 07/21/2014 in Health Department

Street Construction News 7/18/14

Third Street Construction | Cherry Rock Park Construction | 37th Street Construction | Lane Closure – 33rd Street…

Posted 07/18/2014 in Public Works

Sertoma Avenue at 41st Street Opens Today

By the end of today, July 18, 2014, Sertoma Avenue at 41st Street will open to traffic. As part of the 41st Street reconstruction project from Ellis Road to Sertoma Avenue…

Posted 07/18/2014 in Public Works

Structure Fire at 3005 South Carolyn Avenue

Thursday morning, July 17, at approximately 9:30 a.m., Sioux Falls Fire Rescue responded to a fire at My Place Hotel located at 3005 South Carolyn Avenue…

Posted 07/17/2014 in Fire Rescue

July Alcohol Compliance Check

On July 16, 2014, the Sioux Falls Police Department conducted a check of 26 businesses with off-sale liquor licenses…

Posted 07/17/2014 in Police Department

Police Officer Attacked by Dog

On July 16, 2014, at approximately 3:05 p.m., an officer from the Sioux Falls Police Department went to an address on South Second Avenue to look for a suspect in a domestic assault…

Posted 07/17/2014 in Police Department

Emergency Street Closure - Tenth Street

On Thursday morning, July 17, 2014, Tenth Street will be closed between Lake Avenue and Covell Avenue. Access will be maintained for local traffic…

Posted 07/17/2014 in Public Works

Free Concert at the Queen Bee Mill Featuring Wolfram

This week Sounds at the Falls Saturday Series will feature Wolfram at 7 p.m. on Saturday, July 19, 2014, at the historic Queen Bee Mill in Falls Park, weather permitting…

Posted 07/16/2014 in Parks & Recreation

Street Construction News 7/15/14

Lane Closure – Ninth Street | Mable Avenue Construction | Lane Closure – Cleveland Avenue | Street Closure – Potsdam Avenue | Camden Avenue Closure…

Posted 07/15/2014 in Public Works

Second Pass of Street Sweeping Under Way

The Public Works Street Division has completed the first pass of street sweeping operations and is about one-third complete with the second pass…

Posted 07/15/2014 in Public Works

St. George Drive Closure

Beginning on Wednesday, July 16, 2014, St. George Drive will be closed between St. Charles Lane and St. Francis Lane to allow construction crews to replace a valley gutter…

Posted 07/14/2014 in Public Works

Fatality Accident

On July 13, 2014, at approximately 5:43 p.m., members of the Sioux Falls Police Department and Sioux Falls Fire Rescue were dispatched to the area of First Street and Cliff Avenue…

Posted 07/14/2014 in Police Department

Traffic Collision with Serious Injuries

At approximately 1:52 a.m. on Monday, July 14, 2014, Metro Communications dispatched an injury traffic collision at Tenth Street and Lowell Avenue involving a car and a motorcycle…

Posted 07/14/2014 in Police Department

Street Construction News 7/11/14

Lane Closure – Minnesota Avenue | Lane Closures – Main Avenue | Lane Closure – Tenth Street…

Posted 07/11/2014 in Public Works

Traffic Collision With Serious Injuries

On July 10, 2014, at 10:54 p.m., the Sioux Falls Police Department along with Sioux Falls Fire Rescue and Rural Metro Ambulance were dispatched to the intersection of Madison and Terry…

Posted 07/11/2014 in Police Department

Arrest Made in Homicide From This Morning

Sioux Falls’ third homicide of 2014 took place this morning, July 10, 2014, around 2:30 a.m. inside an apartment at 1612 South Rock Creek Drive…

Posted 07/10/2014 in Police Department

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…

Posted 07/09/2014 in Health Department

Street Construction News 7/9/14

Street Construction at the Intersection of Madison Street, Burnside Street, and Lincoln Avenue | First Avenue Street Construction | 22nd Street Closure | Garfield Avenue Closure …

Posted 07/09/2014 in Public Works

Shadow Puppet Show at Siouxland Libraries

Seven Blind Mice and other stories for three year olds and up will be presented with shadow puppets by Siouxland Libraries Youth Services staff, July 11–24, 2014…

Posted 07/09/2014 in Siouxland Libraries - A City/County Partnership

Emergency Lane Closure – 33rd Street

On Wednesday morning, July 9, 2014, the eastbound lane on 33rd Street will be closed between Western Avenue and Hawthorne Avenue…

Posted 07/09/2014 in Public Works

Lane Closure – 49th Street

At 8:30 a.m. on Wednesday morning, July 9, 2014, the outside westbound lane on 49th Street will be closed at Valhalla Boulevard…

Posted 07/09/2014 in Public Works

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…

Posted 07/08/2014 in Health Department

Street Construction News 7/8/14

Second Avenue Construction | Lane Closure – 41st Street | Lane Closure – Sixth Street | Lane Closure – Weber Avenue | 26th Street Construction | 14th Street Construction…

Posted 07/08/2014

Discovery Mime Theatre Presents Classics!

Sioux Falls Parks and Recreation is proud to announce Discovery Mime Theatre will be performing Classics! at the McKennan Park band shell on Friday, July 11, at 10 a.m. and 7 p.m.…

Posted 07/08/2014 in Parks & Recreation

Brandon Community Library Hosts Go Figure! Traveling Exhibit

Storybooks present enjoyable, meaningful, and interactive math explorations to children and adults in Go Figure!—a national traveling exhibit that is open through July…

Posted 07/07/2014 in Siouxland Libraries - A City/County Partnership

Mobile Meth Lab

On July 4, 2014, at approximately 6:44 p.m., officers were dispatched to a car fire in the area of East Sixth Street and North Sycamore Avenue…

Posted 07/07/2014 in Police Department

Sioux Falls: “Where America Works”

News conference to provide a response to yesterday’s CNN segment regarding Sioux Falls as a place “Where America Works”…

Posted 07/07/2014 in Official Website of the City of Sioux Falls

Street Construction News 7/3/14

18th Street Lane Closure | 21st Street Lane Closure | Alley Closure | Lane Closure – 49th Street | Minnesota Avenue Lane Closures | Benson Road Lane Closures…

Posted 07/03/2014 in Public Works

Monthly Outdoor Warning Siren Test Canceled

The monthly outdoor siren test scheduled for Friday, July 4, 2014, at 11 a.m. has been canceled because it would interrupt the July 4 Parade and Picnic scheduled in Falls Park…

Posted 07/03/2014 in Fire Rescue

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 on Thursday, July 3, 2014…

Posted 07/02/2014 in Health Department

Performance Canceled for Tonight

Due to inclement weather conditions, the following programs have been canceled for this evening…

Posted 07/01/2014 in Parks & Recreation

Benson Road Lane Closures

Beginning on Thursday, July 3, 2014, construction crews will be performing road maintenance work on Benson Road from Career Avenue to Marion Road…

Posted 07/01/2014 in Street Construction

Storyland Children’s Theatre Canceled

Due to inclement weather conditions, Sioux Falls Parks and Recreation has canceled the Storyland Children’s Theatre for today, July 1, 2014, at 10 a.m. at the McKennan Park band…

Posted 07/01/2014 in Parks & Recreation

Cliff Avenue Construction

Beginning on Wednesday, July 2, 2014, the northbound outside lane of Cliff Avenue, north of Rice Street, will be closed to allow construction crews to preform street repairs…

Posted 06/30/2014 in Public Works

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...…

Posted 06/30/2014 in Health Department

Eighth Street Lane Closures

Beginning Monday, June 30, 2014, the westbound lane and parking lanes on Eighth Street, east of Phillips Avenue, will be closed…

Posted 06/30/2014 in Public Works

Armed Robbery

On June 29, 2014, at approximately 12:42 a.m., the Sioux Falls Police Department received a report of an armed robbery that had just occurred at the Crown II Casino…

Posted 06/30/2014 in Police Department

Street Construction News 6/27/14

Lane Closures on St Andrews Drive Minnesota Avenue to Inverness Drive | Street Closure – Mall Avenue | Lane Closure – Eighth Street | Lane Closure – Dakota Avenue | Six Mile Road…

Posted 06/27/2014 in Public Works

Bicycle Trail Open Under Russell Street Bridge

The City of Sioux Falls is happy to say this segment has been reconstructed and is now open for trail users as of 9:30 a.m. today, Friday, June 27…

Posted 06/27/2014 in Parks & Recreation

Stabbing Arrest

On June 26, 2014, at 11:55 p.m., officers were dispatched to 3108 West 12th Street (Bigs Pool Hall) for a stabbing…

Posted 06/27/2014 in Police Department

Fireworks Safety

With the upcoming Independence Day holiday and accompanying fireworks allowed by South Dakota state law, Sioux Falls Fire Rescue would like to remind the citizens of Sioux Falls…

Posted 06/27/2014 in Fire Rescue

Street Construction News 6/26/14

Street Closure – Sixth Street | Lane Closures on West 41st Street Terry Avenue to Cathy Avenue | Bicycle Trail to Open under Russell Street Bridge…

Posted 06/26/2014 in Public Works

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…

Posted 06/26/2014 in Health Department