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Severe Weather Awareness Training on April 20

As part of Severe Weather Awareness Week activities, the National Weather Service and Emergency Management offices from Minnehaha County, Lincoln County, and the City of Sioux Falls are partnering…

Posted 04/17/2015 in Emergency Management

Celebrate Earth Day 2015 With the City of Sioux Falls

To celebrate the 45th annual Earth Day this year, the City of Sioux Falls has teamed up with Sioux Area Metro (SAM) to offer free rides on fixed routes (1‒25) all daylong on Wednesday, April 22, 2015…

Posted 04/16/2015 in Environmental

Injury Hit and Run

On April 14, 2015, at 5:02 p.m., Sioux Falls Police, Fire Rescue, and Rural Metro Ambulance responded to 11th Street and Spring Avenue for a car/pedestrian hit-and-run crash…

Posted 04/15/2015 in Police Department

Vehicle vs. House Collision

On Monday, April 13, 2015, around 11:54 p.m., Sioux Falls Police Department officers were dispatched to an accident in the 800 block of North Leadale Avenue involving a vehicle that struck a residence…

Posted 04/14/2015 in Police Department

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 5th grades…

Posted 04/13/2015 in Siouxland Libraries - A City/County Partnership

Siouxland Libraries Closed Morning of April 17

All county and Sioux Falls Siouxland Libraries locations will be closed Friday morning, April 17, for staff in-service. Staff will be preparing for the launch of a new library catalog…

Posted 04/13/2015 in Siouxland Libraries - A City/County Partnership

Rollover Accident on 11th Street Viaduct

On April 12, 2015, around 11:59 p.m., a Sioux Falls police officer came upon on a single vehicle rollover accident which had just occurred on the East 11th Street viaduct…

Posted 04/13/2015 in Police Department

Stabbing Investigation

On April 9 at 9:56 p.m., the Sioux Falls Police Department responded to the Sanford USD Medical Center emergency room for a male who had been dropped off and was suffering from multiple stab wounds…

Posted 04/10/2015 in Police Department

Loud “Explosion” Sound Unexplained

On April 10 at 12:27 a.m., the Sioux Falls Police Department received 17 calls of a loud explosion that caused houses to shake...…

Posted 04/10/2015 in Police Department

Street Construction News - 04/09/15

41st Street Restoration Ellis Road to Sertoma Avenue | Brande Avenue Construction West 85th Street to West 88th Street…

Posted 04/09/2015 in Street Construction

Noninjury Rollover Accident

On Wednesday, April 8, 2015, at 3:27 a.m., Sioux Falls Police Department Officers were dispatched to the 300 block of South Third Avenue for a single vehicle, rollover accident…

Posted 04/08/2015 in Police Department

Emergency Utility Work – Minnesota Avenue

Beginning this afternoon, April 7, 2015, the intersection at Sixth Street and Minnesota Avenue will be dark during a traffic signal cabinet change. If you see an intersection that is dark please follow…

Posted 04/07/2015 in Engineering

34th Street Open House

The City of Sioux Falls will hold a public open house regarding the reconstruction of 34th Street between Minnesota Avenue and Center Avenue…

Posted 04/07/2015 in Street Construction

Structure Fire: 3104 North Cypress Place

On Monday afternoon, April 6, 2015, at approximately 12:30 p.m., Sioux Falls Fire Rescue responded to a report of a structure fire at 3104 North Cypress Place…

Posted 04/07/2015 in Fire Rescue

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 04/06/2015 in Siouxland Libraries - A City/County Partnership

Mayor Huether Announces Citizen Board Appointments

Mayor Mike Huether has announced new citizen board appointments to the following board as approved by the Mayor and City Council…

Posted 04/02/2015 in Mayor Appointed Citizen Boards, Commissions, and Committees

Mayor Huether Announces Citizen Board Appointments

Mayor Mike Huether has announced new citizen board appointments to the following boards as approved by the Mayor and City Council…

Posted 04/01/2015 in Mayor Appointed Citizen Boards, Commissions, and Committees

Lane Closure – Cliff Avenue

Beginning on Wednesday morning, April 1, 2015, the outside southbound lane will be closed on Cliff Avenue south of 26th Street…

Posted 03/31/2015 in Street Construction

Mayor Huether Announces Citizen Board Appointments

Mayor Mike Huether has announced new citizen board appointments to the following boards as approved by the Mayor and City Council…

Posted 03/31/2015 in Mayor Appointed Citizen Boards, Commissions, and Committees

Intoxicated Driver/Rollover Accident

On March 31, 2015, at approximately 1:35 a.m., Sioux Falls Police officers were dispatched to an intoxicated driver passed out at the wheel…

Posted 03/31/2015 in Police Department

Strong Arm Robbery

On March 30 at 1:19 p.m., officers were called to 5200 East Arrowhead Parkway on a call of a Strong Arm Robbery…

Posted 03/31/2015 in Police Department

Public Notice

This notice provides the public an opportunity to examine and comment on the Citizen Participation Plan for the City of Sioux Falls…

Posted 03/31/2015 in Community Development

Aggravated Assault—11th Street and Covell Avenue

On Saturday, March 28, 2015, at 5:06 p.m., Sioux Falls Police Department Police Officers responded to the 400 block of East Eighth Street for a report of a black male jumping out of a tan Jeep Grand Cherokee…

Posted 03/30/2015 in Police Department

Planning Commission Briefing

Prior to the monthly Planning Commission public hearing, the City of Sioux Falls Planning Commission will be having a briefing on Tuesday, March 31, 2015, at 12 noon…

Posted 03/30/2015 in Planning Commission

Lane Closure – North Minnesota Avenue

Beginning on Friday morning, March 27, 2015, the outside southbound lane of North Minnesota Avenue will be closed between West Bailey Street and West Brookings Street…

Posted 03/26/2015 in Street Construction

Preschool Storytime at Siouxland Libraries

Encourage the love of reading while developing your preschooler’s early literacy skills with Preschool Storytime…

Posted 03/26/2015 in Siouxland Libraries - A City/County Partnership

Street Construction News 3/26/15

West 18th Street Utility Work | Rescheduled Street Repairs on Tenth Street and 11th Street From Phillips Avenue to Grange Avenue…

Posted 03/26/2015 in Public Works

REMINDER: 2015 State of the City Address Is Tomorrow

Mayor Mike Huether will present the 2015 State of the City address to the Sioux Falls City Council and the citizens of Sioux Falls on Thursday, March 26, at 1:30 p.m.…

Posted 03/25/2015 in Official Website of the City of Sioux Falls

Street Construction News 3/24/15

Street Closure – South Mall Avenue | Cliff Avenue Reconstruction Project | Tenth St., 11th St., Philips Ave. to Grange Ave.…

Posted 03/24/2015 in Public Works

Mayor Huether Appoints Brent O’Neil to SECOG Boards

Mayor Mike Huether has appointed Brent O’Neil to represent the City of Sioux Falls on the South Eastern Council of Governments Board and the Urbanized Development Commission…

Posted 03/23/2015 in Mayor's Office

Utility Work – West 18th Street

Beginning on Monday morning, March 23, 2015, the eastbound and westbound lanes on West 18th Street will be shifted towards the curbs at South Center Avenue to allow for utility…

Posted 03/20/2015 in Engineering

Street Sweeping to Begin Monday in Sioux Falls

The Public Works Street Division will begin sweeping city streets on Monday, March 23, 2015, weather permitting. Some factors that may delay sweeping operations include temperatures…

Posted 03/20/2015 in Public Works

Citizen Survey Results to be Announced Monday

As part of the City’s ongoing effort to respond to the needs and concerns of residents, survey participants were asked to rate their satisfaction with…

Posted 03/20/2015 in City Council

Sioux Falls Featured as a “Silicon City”

The City of Sioux Falls and Mayor Mike Huether recently were featured in the U.S. Chamber of Commerce’s Free Enterprise online publication…

Posted 03/18/2015 in Official Website of the City of Sioux Falls

Board Vacancies: Parks and Recreation Board

Mayor Mike Huether has announced two upcoming vacancies to the Sioux Falls Parks and Recreation Board…

Posted 03/17/2015 in Mayor Appointed Citizen Boards, Commissions, and Committees

Two Arrests Made at Day Care

On March 12, 2015, the Sioux Falls Area Drug Task Force received information that methamphetamine was being sold out of a home at 6605 W 53rd St, Sioux Falls, SD…

Posted 03/13/2015 in Police Department