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Maintenance      Wages beginning at $10–$16 per hour
Recreation Wages beginning at $8.55 - $15.25 per hour
Lifeguards Wages beginning at $10.25 - $10.75 per hour
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Future Development

Falls Park West Master Plan

The overall master plan for Falls Park West better connects visitors to Falls Park, Phillips Avenue, and the Big Sioux River while also providing opportunities for gathering and circulation throughout the space.

Midco Aquatic Center

Construction of the city’s first indoor aquatic center is underway at Spellerberg Park, and the new Midco® Aquatic Center will open in the fall of 2016.

News Releases

Wacky Wednesday Water Carnival July 27 at Kuehn Pool Pools | Aquatics
Sioux Falls Parks and Recreation will host a Wacky Wednesday Water Carnival on Wednesday, July 27, 2016, at Kuehn Pool between the hours of 6:30–8:30 p.m.
Terrace Park Family Aquatic Center Closed Parks & Recreation
In accordance with Sioux Falls Parks and Recreation’s Water Quality policies, Terrace Park Family Aquatic Center, located at 1001 West Madison Street, will be closed Thursday, July 21, and Friday
Artists Set to Perform in Sioux Falls Parks Parks & Recreation
This summer in Sioux Falls city parks, park goers will be treated to free performances by artists with varying disciplines including puppetry, theater, and magic. Attendance is free and requires no preregistration
Falls Park West and Levitt Shell Improvements Project Takes Step Forward With Design Team Selection Parks & Recreation
Sioux Falls Parks and Recreation, in conjunction with the Friends of Levitt Shell Sioux Falls, announced today that a design team has been selected for Phase 1 of the Falls Park West Improvements Project, including the Levitt Shell and festival grounds
City Launches Sponsorship Process for Midco® Aquatic Center Parks & Recreation
Don’t miss this rare opportunity to be part of Sioux Falls’ first public indoor aquatic center! The City of Sioux Falls is officially seeking private sponsors for the Midco® Aquatic Center, scheduled to open this fall
Bare Bodkins’ Presentation of The Winter’s Tale Canceled Parks & Recreation
Due to inclement weather conditions, Sioux Falls Parks and Recreation has canceled the Thursday, July 7, 2016, Bare Bodkins’ presentation of The Winter’s Tale.