Planning

2015 Bicycle Plan

2015 Bicycle Plan

A draft of the new 2015 Sioux Falls Bicycle Plan is now available for public review. The Sioux Falls Bicycle Committee has spent the past 18 months working on this updated Bicycle Plan with a vision to “Make Sioux Falls a place where people want to ride their bicycle in all areas of the city.”

Learn more about the 2015 Bicycle Plan
Shape Places

Shape Places

A Sioux Falls Zoning Ordinance

“Shape Places” is a context-based zoning ordinance adopted by a vote of the people on April 8, 2014.  These regulations have been based upon the Shape Sioux Falls 2035 Comprehensive Plan Adopted in 2009 by the Sioux Falls City Council. 


Shape Places - Zoning Ordinance
Shape S.F.

Shape Sioux Falls 2035

Why Shape Sioux Falls 2035? A Comprehensive Plan
  • A comprehensive plan develops policies that will help guide future ordinances, budgets, and master plans.
  • Last Comprehensive Plan had a horizon for 2015 (that is in 5 ½ years)
  • A comprehensive plan guides future land development.

Shape Sioux Falls
Meetings

Shape Sioux Falls Updates

Shape Sioux Falls 2035 was adopted in 2009. Since that time there have been many changes to our community. It is with these changes in mind that we are now working towards a minor update of the Shape Sioux Falls 2035 plan. The City invites any interested persons or parties to attend our education session. There will be four meetings in total and all meetings will be held at the Main Library from 5:30 pm to 7:00 pm.
Shape Meeting Updates
Shape Sioux Falls Meetings
 

News Releases

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

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

Planning Commission Briefing

Prior to the monthly Planning Commission public hearing, the City of Sioux Falls Planning Commission will have a briefing on Tuesday, March 1, 2016, at 12 noon…

Posted 02/23/2016 in Planning

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Emergency Community Preparedness

Sioux Falls Emergency Community Preparedness

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Mission

The Planning Division provides direction for the physical development and quality of life within the city.

The Planning Division shall implement the mission through the development of transit, transportation, long-range plans, downtown development, historic preservation, neighborhood conservation activities, coordination of public improvements and private development with the comprehensive plan, zoning, and subdivision ordinances.