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West 49th Street Bridge Closed During Investigation

On Tuesday, June 30, 2015, at 12:48 p.m., officers with the Sioux Falls Police Department were dispatched to an emotionally disturbed person standing on the outside …

Posted 06/30/2015 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 06/30/2015 in Health Department

Structure Fire at 608 West Rice Street

Monday afternoon, June 29, 2015, at approximately 1:30 p.m., Sioux Falls Fire Rescue responded to an apartment fire at 608 West Rice Street. A neighbor noticed …

Posted 06/30/2015 in Fire Rescue

Street Construction News

Street Closure-West Avenue| Street Closure–North First Avenue| Lane Closure-Russell Street…

Posted 06/29/2015 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 06/29/2015 in Health Department

Aggravated Assault

On June 28, 2015, at 9:40 p.m., officers were dispatched to 304 South Lowell Avenue in response to a stabbing that had just occurred. Upon arrival, officers made …

Posted 06/29/2015 in Police Department

June Alcohol Compliance Check

On June 25, 2015 the Sioux Falls Police Department conducted an alcohol compliance check of 27 businesses. Of the 27 businesses checked,…

Posted 06/29/2015 in Police Department

Street Construction News

Beginning on Monday, June 29, 2015, 85th Street at Cliff Avenue will be closed to allow for the…

Posted 06/26/2015

Planning Commission Briefing

Prior to the monthly Planning Commission public hearing, the City of Sioux Falls Planning Commission will have a briefing on Tuesday, June 30, 2015, at 12 noon…

Posted 06/25/2015 in Planning & Building Services

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 06/24/2015 in Health Department

Structure Fire 6604 West Westview Road

At 3:30 p.m. on Tuesday, June 23, Sioux Falls Fire Rescue responded to the report of a structure fire at 6604 West Westview Road.…

Posted 06/24/2015 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 this evening…

Posted 06/23/2015 in Health Department

Storm Damage Cleanup

The City of Sioux Falls is cleaning up downed trees and branches as the result of recent severe weather. The public can assist in this cleanup effort by reporting any…

Posted 06/22/2015 in Parks & Recreation

Stolen Vehicle Accident

At approximately 7:15 a.m. on June 21, 2015, a gold 2005 Chrysler minivan was taken from a residence in Sioux Falls. At approximately 11:43 p.m., the vehicle was…

Posted 06/22/2015 in Police Department

Stabbing

On Friday, June 19, 2015, at 12:08 p.m., officers were dispatched to the shelter house in the park behind 811 East Tenth Street for a stabbing that just occurred…

Posted 06/19/2015 in Police Department

Enter a Float in the Mayor’s 4th of July Parade!

The City of Sioux Falls is seeking entrants for the 4th of July Parade to help celebrate the nation’s birthday. Local businesses, civic organizations, military groups…

Posted 06/19/2015 in Parks & Recreation

Street Construction News 6/17/15

ADA Curb Ramp Repairs Lake Avenue from Sioux Street to 13th Street | Beadle Greenway Park Construction …

Posted 06/17/2015 in Public Works

Street Closure – South Bahnson Avenue

Beginning this morning, June 17, 2015, South Bahnson Avenue from 41st Street to 57th Street will be closed. All traffic will be detoured to Southeastern Avenue for the…

Posted 06/17/2015 in Street Construction

Car vs. Pedestrian Injury Hit and Run

On June 17, 2015, at 12:11 a.m., the Sioux Falls Police Department responded to a report of a fight disturbance near West 16th Street and South Summit Avenue…

Posted 06/17/2015 in Police Department

Lane Closure – West Avenue

Beginning on Thursday morning, June 18, 2015, the outside northbound lane of West Avenue and the sidewalk along the east side will be closed between West 7th…

Posted 06/16/2015 in Street Construction

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 06/16/2015 in Vector/Mosquito Control

Temporary Landfill Scale Closures This Week

The City of Sioux Falls Regional Sanitary Landfill is currently making improvements to the scales and roadways inside the landfill property…

Posted 06/16/2015 in Sanitary Landfill

Lane Closure – South Minnesota Avenue

Beginning at 8:00 AM on Wednesday morning, June 17, 2015, the outside southbound lane of South Minnesota Avenue will be closed between West 31st Street and…

Posted 06/16/2015 in Street Construction

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 06/15/2015 in Health Department

Emergency Lane Closure – South Marion Road

Beginning this morning, June 15, 2015, the outside northbound lane on South Marion Road will be closed at West 49th Street. Northbound traffic will use the inside northbound lane…

Posted 06/15/2015 in Street Construction

Street Construction News - 6/12/15

53rd Street Construction | Six Mile Road Construction | Sanitary Sewer Repairs | Sycamore Avenue and 18th Street | Westport Avenue Closure…

Posted 06/12/2015 in Street Construction

Board Vacancy - Solid Waste Planning Board

Mayor Mike Huether has announced a vacancy to the Solid Waste Planning Board (SWPB) to fill the“citizen representative” position. …

Posted 06/12/2015 in Mayor's Office

Robbery - Yellow Cab

On Friday, June 12, 2015, at approximately 3:03 a.m., officers from the Sioux Falls Police Department were dispatched to the area of East 17th Street and South…

Posted 06/12/2015 in Police Department

Robbery

On June 12, 2015, at approximately 1:05 a.m., officers from the Sioux Falls Police Department were dispatched to Deuces Casino, 800 East Eighth Street, in response to…

Posted 06/12/2015 in Police Department

Hit and Run

On June 11, 2015, at approximately 1:45 a.m., the Sioux Falls Police Department was advised of a vehicle crash near East Fifth Street and North Cliff Avenue…

Posted 06/11/2015 in Police Department

Children’s Programs for Today

Due to inclement weather conditions, Sioux Falls Parks and Recreation has announced the following cancellations…

Posted 06/11/2015 in Parks & Recreation

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 06/10/2015 in Health Department

Street Construction News - 6/9/15

Emergency Lane Closures - 41st Street | Emergency Lane Closure – South Minnesota Avenue| 22nd Street and Minnesota Avenue Traffic Switch | Phillips Avenue Closure…

Posted 06/09/2015

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 06/09/2015 in Vector/Mosquito Control

Structure Fire 1505 1/2 South Main Avenue

At 12:21 a.m. Sioux Falls Fire Rescue responded to a report of a structure fire in a duplex at 1505 1/2 South Main Avenue. The reporting party stated that the apartment had electrical issues earlier…

Posted 06/09/2015 in Fire Rescue

Mosquito Control Spraying for the Sioux Falls Region

The City of Sioux Falls Mosquito Control has seen an increase in mosquito populations over the last week. We will be conducting our first citywide spray event for 2015 this week, Monday–Wednesday…

Posted 06/08/2015 in Health Department

Family Dispute at 3824 North Gemini Drive

On June 7, 2015, at 3:25 p.m. Sioux Falls Police officers were dispatched to 3824 North Gemini Drive for a family dispute where numerous sources called in that multiple gunshots had been fired…

Posted 06/08/2015 in Police Department

Street Construction News - 6/5/2015

Minnesota Avenue and Bailey | 77th Street and Minnesota Avenue | East Tenth Street | East Madison Street | North Career Avenue | Fifth Street and Cliff Avenue …

Posted 06/05/2015 in Street Construction

Street Construction News 6/3/15

Kiwanis Avenue Lane Closure | Jane Lane Closure and Cliff Avenue Traffic Switch | Winncrest Avenue Street Construction | Intersection Closure Edgewood Road and Birchwood Avenue …

Posted 06/03/2015 in Public Works

Fourth Annual Free Paddling Fair at Family Park

The South Dakota Canoe & Kayak Association (SDCKA) and Sioux Falls Parks and Recreation are sponsoring the fourth annual Paddling Fair at Family Park. Everyone is invited to the park on Sunday, June 7,…

Posted 06/03/2015 in Parks & Recreation

Tot Lot 2015 Summer Schedule Announced

Are you looking for a fun place to bring your young child? Sioux Falls Parks and Recreation offers a program called Tot Lot. This free program is a combination of the supervised playgrounds…

Posted 06/03/2015 in Parks & Recreation

Street Construction News - 6/2/15

Lane Closure – South Cliff Avenue | **REVISED** Seventh Street Water Main Replacement …

Posted 06/02/2015 in Street Construction

First Pass of Street Sweeping Complete

The Public Works Street Division has completed the first pass of street sweeping operations. About 2,136 curb miles of streets were swept over the course of 50 days…

Posted 06/02/2015 in Street | Fleet Management

Dog Bite

On Monday, June 1, 2015, around 6:15 p.m. Sioux Falls Animal Control handled a dog bite call in the area of West 53rd Street and South Grinnell Avenue. A man in his mid-20s was…

Posted 06/02/2015 in Police Department

Empire Mall Food Court Evacuation

On June 1 at 6:45 p.m., Sioux Falls Police were dispatched to the Empire Mall at 4001 West 41st Street after a phone call was placed to Empire Mall customer service in…

Posted 06/02/2015 in Police Department

Street Construction News 6/1/15

Seventh Street Water Main Replacement and Street Reconstruction Project Jessica Avenue to Sherman Avenue…

Posted 06/01/2015 in Public Works

Structure Fire at 1317 South Gary Drive

On June 1, 2015, at approximately 8:30 a.m., Sioux Falls Fire Rescue responded to a report of a structure fire at 1317 South Gary Drive…

Posted 06/01/2015 in Fire Rescue

Sounds at the Falls Saturday Series Begins This Week

Sioux Falls Parks and Recreation invites you to celebrate the summer with entertainment each Saturday evening starting June 6 through August 29, 2015. Sounds at the Falls shows begin at 7 p.m.…

Posted 06/01/2015 in Parks & Recreation