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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

Big Sioux River Water Used to Irrigate Two Parks Parks & Recreation
Two parks in the Sioux Falls park system are irrigated using water from the Big Sioux River
Swimming Gone to the Dogs Scheduled for August 16 at Laurel Oak Family Aquatic Center Parks & Recreation
Sioux Falls Parks and Recreation has scheduled the annual Swimming Gone to the Dogs event at Laurel Oak Family Aquatic Center, 3401 East 49th Street, on Tuesday, August 16, 2016, from 5:30 to
Laurel Oak Park Eastern Tennis Courts Closed for Reconstruction Parks & Recreation
The two eastern tennis courts at Laurel Oak Park, located at 3401 East 49th Street, will be closed for reconstruction beginning on Monday, August 15, 2016
Sioux Falls Parks and Recreation Announces Outdoor Public Pool Closure Dates Parks & Recreation
Sioux Falls Parks and Recreation announces tentative closure dates for the outdoor public pools
Join Us for Kids’ Nite in the Park Parks & Recreation
Sioux Falls Parks and Recreation will host free summer fun for the entire family at the Kids’ Nite in the Park event scheduled for Tuesday, August 2, 2016, between the hours of 5–8 p.m. at McKennan Park
Midco® Aquatic Center Project Update Tuesday Parks & Recreation
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, July 26, 2016, during the 4 p.m. City Council Informational