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Dakota Avenue Closure

The construction work on Dakota Avenue between Second Street and Third Street originally scheduled to begin on Wednesday, April 27, 2016 has been rescheduled to begin on Friday, April 29, 2016…

Posted 04/29/2016 in Public Works

Chimney Fire at 5400 West 52nd Street

At 6:18 p.m. on Wednesday, April 27, 2016, Sioux Falls Fire Rescue responded to a chimney fire at 5400 West 52nd Street. Upon arrival, fire crews found flames and …

Posted 04/28/2016 in Fire Rescue

Sioux Falls Homicide Suspect Apprehended

On Thursday, April 28, 2016, law enforcement from southeast Wyoming located and apprehended Sioux Falls homicide suspect Jared Jerome Stone (21-year-old) after a pursuit…

Posted 04/28/2016 in Police Department

Wild Baby Animals: If You Care, Leave Them There

With the coming of spring, Sioux Falls residents will likely start seeing more wildlife in their yards and parks. Sioux Falls Animal Control would like people to know some …

Posted 04/27/2016 in Animal Control

Street Construction News

Concrete Pavement Restoration for East Benson Road has been Rescheduled| Lane Closure – South Western Avenue| Lane Closure – East Tenth Street…

Posted 04/27/2016 in Engineering

Outdoor Campus Bookwalk Postponed

The Siouxland Libraries bookwalk scheduled for Thursday, April 28, at The Outdoor Campus has been postponed due to inclement weather. Join us on the trails at The …

Posted 04/27/2016 in Siouxland Libraries - A City/County Partnership

Emergency Lane Closure – East 69th Street

Beginning on Tuesday, April 26, 2016, a portion of the outside westbound lane on 69th Street between Doral Avenue and East Iverness Drive will be closed due to crews reconstructing a retaining wall. …

Posted 04/26/2016

Planning Commission Briefing

Prior to the monthly Planning Commission public hearing, the City of Sioux Falls Planning Commission will have a briefing on Tuesday, May 3, 2016, at 12 noon…

Posted 04/26/2016 in Planning & Building Services

Street Construction News

Dakota Avenue Closure between Second and Third Street| Seventh Avenue Street Construction between Park Drive to 26th Street | McClellan Street Construction| Tenth Street Construction…

Posted 04/25/2016 in Engineering

Midco® Aquatic Center Project Update Tuesday

A project update for the Midco® Aquatic Center being built at Spellerberg Park will be presented to the City Council and the public on Tuesday, April 26, 2016, during …

Posted 04/25/2016 in Recreation Activities

Homicide at 601 West 11th Street

On April 22, 2016, at about 6:49 p.m., officers of the Sioux Falls Police Department and deputies of the Minnehaha County Sheriff’s Office were dispatched to 601 West 11th Street for a shooting…

Posted 04/25/2016 in Police Department

Located Children

The brothers were located shortly after the press release and have been reunited with their family…

Posted 04/25/2016 in Police Department

Emergency Lane Closure – Minnesota Avenue

Beginning on Monday morning, April 25, 2016, the outside northbound lane on Minnesota Avenue will be closing between Ninth Street and Tenth Street…

Posted 04/25/2016 in Public Works

Street Construction News 4/22/16

Concrete Pavement Restoration – Benson Road - Delayed | Great Plains Zoo Parking Lot Improvement | Street Closure – 54th Street North | Street Repairs – Libby Lane and Tomar Road…

Posted 04/22/2016 in Public Works

Street Construction News 4/21/16

Road Closure – Phillips Avenue | Street Repairs – Clarkway Drive and Second Avenue | Street Repairs – Jane Lane and Tomar Road…

Posted 04/21/2016 in Public Works

Street Construction News

Lane Closure – Benson Road| Road Closure – Phillips Avenue| Horse Barn Renovations at Falls Park…

Posted 04/20/2016 in Engineering

Street Construction News

Beginning on Thursday morning, April 21, 2016, the outside eastbound lane of East Benson Road will be closed between North Casco Avenue and North Lewis Avenue…

Posted 04/19/2016 in Engineering

Structure Fire—4227 East 12th Street

On Monday afternoon, April 18, 2016, at approximately 3:15 p.m., Sioux Falls Fire Rescue responded to a report of a structure fire at 4227 East 12th Street…

Posted 04/19/2016 in Fire Rescue

Street Construction News

Beginning on Wednesday, April 20, 2016, various lane closures will be in place on West 49th Street between Louise Avenue and Interstate 29 between the hours of 8:30 …

Posted 04/19/2016 in Engineering

Street Construction News

Retaining Wall Replacement| Veterans Park Striping| Concrete Pavement Restoration –Benson Road…

Posted 04/18/2016 in Engineering

Gun Shots

On April 18, 2016, at 2:47 a.m., officers were dispatched to the area of West Eighth Street and South Lake Avenue for the report of gun shots. The caller told Metro …

Posted 04/18/2016 in Police Department

Crime News

Armed Robbery/Shot Fired…

Posted 04/18/2016 in Police Department

Street Construction News

Family Park Construction & Lane Closure North Marion Road and North Ebenezer Avenue…

Posted 04/15/2016 in Engineering

Projects NICE and KEEP Kick Off Monday

A program overview and the announcement of the 2016 Projects NICE and KEEP neighborhoods, as well as the City’s efforts to keep the initiative “green”…

Posted 04/15/2016 in Health Department

Shooting at 4304 East 18th Street

On Friday, April 15, 2016, at 12:59 a.m., officers of the Sioux Falls Police Department were dispatched to 4304 East 18th Street for a shots fired call that was called in by several citizens…

Posted 04/15/2016 in Police Department

Stabbing

At approximately 1:12 p.m. on Thursday, April 14, 2016, officers were dispatched to the area of 18th Street and Duluth Avenue for the victim of a stabbing…

Posted 04/15/2016 in Police Department

Street Closure – East Veterans Park Entrance

Beginning on Monday morning, April 18, 2016, the East Entrance from Walts Avenue into Veterans Park will be closed. The West Entrance from Bailey Street into …

Posted 04/14/2016 in Engineering

Severe Weather Awareness Training on April 18

The National Weather Service and Emergency Management offices from Minnehaha County, Lincoln County, and the City of Sioux Falls are partnering to offer a severe …

Posted 04/14/2016 in Fire Rescue

Garage Fire at 4924 South Klein Avenue

At 3:53 a.m. on April 14, 2016, Sioux Falls Fire Rescue responded to a garage fire at 4924 South Klein Avenue. Upon the arrival of fire crews, an eight-unit garage …

Posted 04/14/2016 in Fire Rescue

Reading Bridge Summer Tutoring at Siouxland Libraries

Children can cross the bridge to better reading this summer at Siouxland Libraries. This free tutoring program is designed for struggling readers who have completed K through fifth grades…

Posted 04/14/2016 in Siouxland Libraries - A City/County Partnership

Lane Closure – West 41st Street

Beginning at 8:30 a.m. on Friday, April 15, 2016, the outside eastbound lane of West 41st Street will be closed between South Norton Avenue and South Duluth Avenue…

Posted 04/14/2016 in Public Works

Street Construction News

Street Closure – West 22nd Street| Road Closure – North Phillips Avenue| Lane Closure – Fourth Avenue| Main Avenue Road Diet Construction Begins…

Posted 04/12/2016 in Engineering

Lane Closures – Louise Avenue & 49th Street

Beginning on Wednesday morning, April 13, 2016, the outside northbound and southbound lanes on South Louise Avenue from West 41st Street to West 49th Street and …

Posted 04/12/2016 in Engineering

Police News

Shooting Investigation|Injury Hit and Run …

Posted 04/11/2016 in Police Department

Lane Closure – South Mall Avenue

Beginning on Monday morning, April 11, 2016, both southbound lane of South Mall Avenue will be closed at East Tenth Street…

Posted 04/11/2016 in Public Works

Purchase Your Swim Passes Today!

Interested in purchasing a swim pass? Sioux Falls Parks and Recreation has upgraded the online registration software system…

Posted 04/11/2016 in Parks & Recreation

Street Construction News 4/8/16

Lane Closure – Benson Road | Lane Closure – Fourth Avenue | Retaining Wall Replacement | Tenth Street Construction | Louise Avenue Street Construction | Utility Work – East Rice Street…

Posted 04/08/2016 in Public Works

Structure Fire – 4801 E Linden Lane

Friday morning, April 8th, 2016 at 11:42 a.m., Sioux Falls Fire Rescue responded to a reported structure fire at 4801 E Linden Lane. Several area residents called 911 to report the fire…

Posted 04/08/2016 in Fire Rescue

Swim Pass Sales Begin Monday

News conference to announce swim pass sales and online registration software system upgrade for Sioux Falls Parks and Recreation…

Posted 04/08/2016 in Parks & Recreation

Street Construciton- April 4

Street Closure – West 22nd Street| Concrete Pavement Restoration – | Sycamore Avenue and Bahnson Avenue|Lane Closure – West 18th Street …

Posted 04/07/2016 in Engineering

Structure Fire—4701 South Arthur Circle

Wednesday afternoon, April 6, 2016, at 1:10 p.m., Sioux Falls Fire Rescue responded to a reported structure fire in a single-family home on South Arthur Circle. One of …

Posted 04/07/2016 in Fire Rescue

Sidewalk Closure –11th Street

Beginning on Thursday morning, April 7, 2016, the sidewalk on the south side of West 11th Street will be closed immediately adjacent to the Washington Pavilion of Arts…

Posted 04/05/2016 in Engineering

Missing Person Located

Evelyn Thilges was located and found in good health. The Sioux Falls Police Department would like to thank the public for their help in this investigation…

Posted 04/05/2016 in Police Department

Street Construction News

Street Closure – Madison Street| Louise Avenue Street Construction| Tenth Street Construction…

Posted 04/04/2016 in Engineering

Missing Person

On April 4, 2016, at 11:30 a.m., the Sioux Falls Police Department received a report that a resident had walked away from an assisted living facility in the 3400 block …

Posted 04/04/2016 in Police Department

Dog Bite at Spencer Dog Park

On Sunday afternoon, April 3, 2016, at approximately 2:30 p.m., a teenage girl was bitten at the Spencer Dog Park…

Posted 04/04/2016 in Police Department

City Celebrates “PBR Weekend in Sioux Falls”

The 2016 Professional Bull Riders Built Ford Tough Series stops in Sioux Falls this weekend for the second consecutive year bringing the top 35 bull riders in the world to …

Posted 03/31/2016

Reading Bridge Book Drive at Siouxland Libraries

Encourage kids in your community to continue reading this summer by donating your gently used children’s books to Siouxland Libraries…

Posted 03/31/2016 in Siouxland Libraries - A City/County Partnership

DWI/Assault Arrest

On March 29, 2016, at 4:03 p.m., Sioux Falls Police, Sioux Falls Fire Rescue, and Paramedics Plus Ambulance were dispatched to the 1400 block of South Marion Road for a vehicle that drove into Skunk Creek…

Posted 03/30/2016 in Police Department

Planning Commission Briefing

Prior to the monthly Planning Commission public hearing, the City of Sioux Falls Planning Commission will have a briefing on Tuesday, April 5, 2016, at 12 noon. The …

Posted 03/29/2016 in Zoning Division

Street Constuction

Street Closure – West Madison Street| South Minnesota Avenue| Sycamore Avenue and Bahnson Avenue…

Posted 03/28/2016 in Engineering

Shooting at 722 West Sixth Street

On March 26, 2016, at 10:15 p.m., officers were dispatched to 722 West Sixth Street for a shot fired into the residence. The shot came from the intersection of Sixth …

Posted 03/28/2016 in Police Department

Lane Closure – 69th Street

Beginning at 8:30 a.m. on Monday, March 28, 2016, the eastbound lane of West 69th Street will be closed between South Western Avenue and South Heatherridge …

Posted 03/25/2016 in Engineering