Official Website of the City of Sioux Falls http://www.SiouxFalls.org News Items from SiouxFalls.org Copyright 05/06/2016 City of Sioux Falls, S.D. 5GovernmentMayor Huether Proclaims May 5 “Day of Prayer”/news/2016/May/05/day-prayer.aspx/news/2016/May/05/day-prayer.aspxMayor Mike Huether has proclaimed Thursday, May 5, 2016, as the “Day of Prayer” in Sioux Falls. The proclamation was presented to the Direct Line Prayer Center, Thu, 5 May 2016 15:26:17 CST 12th Street Bridge Reconstruction to Impact Traffic Beginning Friday/news/2016/May/05/bridge.aspx/news/2016/May/05/bridge.aspxThe 12th Street bridge reconstruction is the flagship street construction project for 2016. The project will reconstruct the bridge on West 12th Street located between Thu, 5 May 2016 14:02:34 CST EngineeringStreet Construction News 5/4/16/news/2016/May/04/scn-5-4.aspx/news/2016/May/04/scn-5-4.aspxRoad Closure – 82nd Street | Road Closure – 37th Street | 69th Street ClosureWed, 4 May 2016 15:55:43 CST Public WorksEngineeringStreet ConstructionUpcoming Events for Adults at Siouxland Libraries/news/2016/May/04/coe-libraries.aspx/news/2016/May/04/coe-libraries.aspxHistorical Home Remedies & Library Language LearnersWed, 4 May 2016 15:00:00 CST Siouxland Libraries - A City/County Partnership12th Street Bridge Reconstruction to Impact Traffic:/news/2016/May/04/bridge.aspx/news/2016/May/04/bridge.aspxNews conference to announce upcoming traffic impacts due to the reconstruction of the 12th Street bridge Wed, 4 May 2016 14:00:00 CST EngineeringDakotAbilities’ Longfellow Center Receives the 2016 Mayor’s Historic Preservation Award/news/2016/May/04/dakotabilities.aspx/news/2016/May/04/dakotabilities.aspxThe 2016 Mayor’s Historic Preservation Award is presented to DakotAbilities for the restoration of Longfellow Elementary School. The Mayor’s Historic Preservation Award Wed, 4 May 2016 13:03:30 CST Falls Park Drive Closure/news/2016/May/04/fp-drive-closure.aspx/news/2016/May/04/fp-drive-closure.aspxBeginning on Wednesday, May 4, 2016, at 10:00 a.m. Falls Park Drive will be closed between Phillips Avenue and Weber Avenue to allow construction crews to repair a water main breakWed, 4 May 2016 10:20:09 CST Public WorksEngineeringStreet ConstructionDaren Ketcham Named Director of Community Development for the City of Sioux Falls/news/2016/May/04/ketcham-cd.aspx/news/2016/May/04/ketcham-cd.aspxDaren Ketcham has been appointed the new Director of Community Development for the City of Sioux FallsWed, 4 May 2016 10:14:36 CST Official Website of the City of Sioux FallsNew Community Development Director Appointment Will Be Announced Wednesday/news/2016/May/03/appt-to-be-announced.aspx/news/2016/May/03/appt-to-be-announced.aspxMayor Mike Huether will announce who will be appointed as the next Director of Community DevelopmentTue, 3 May 2016 15:58:00 CST Official Website of the City of Sioux FallsSecond Saturday Storytime at Siouxland Libraries/news/2016/May/03/storytime.aspx/news/2016/May/03/storytime.aspxJoin us for this special Saturday storytime designed for families with children ages 3 to 5. The storytime event will feature stories, songs, and a craftTue, 3 May 2016 12:44:25 CST Siouxland Libraries - A City/County PartnershipKidsStreet Construction News/news/2016/May/02/scn.aspx/news/2016/May/02/scn.aspx85th Street Tree Replacement & 13th Street Construction between Fifth Avenue and Sixth Avenue & Street Closure – 37th Street Mon, 2 May 2016 16:17:40 CST EngineeringStreet ConstructionCity of Sioux Falls Wastewater Treatment System Receives Award From the South Dakota DENR/news/2016/May/02/wastewater.aspx/news/2016/May/02/wastewater.aspxThe City of Sioux Falls’ wastewater treatment system recently was recognized by the South Dakota Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR) with the Mon, 2 May 2016 14:34:13 CST Water DivisionFleet Centralization Project Update Tuesday/news/2016/May/02/fleet-centril.aspx/news/2016/May/02/fleet-centril.aspxA project update for the City’s Fleet Centralization top 10 project will be presented to the City Council and the public on Tuesday, May 3, 2016, during the 4 p.m. City Mon, 2 May 2016 13:48:56 CST Person Wanted in Connection With Homicide Arrested/news/2016/May/02/homicide.aspx/news/2016/May/02/homicide.aspxOn Friday, April 29, 2016, during the late afternoon hours, Desiree Sully turned herself in to law enforcement for her warrants in connection with the homicide at the Mon, 2 May 2016 11:34:27 CST Police DepartmentHit-and-Run, Aggravated Assault With Vehicle/news/2016/May/02/hit-n-run-assault.aspx/news/2016/May/02/hit-n-run-assault.aspxOn Sunday, May 1, 2016, Sioux Falls police officers were dispatched to the 1300 block of West Tenth Street reference a hit-and-run accidentMon, 2 May 2016 10:55:26 CST Police DepartmentStabbing/news/2016/April/29/stabbing.aspx/news/2016/April/29/stabbing.aspxOn April 29, 2016, at approximately 11:08 a.m., Sioux Falls Police Department officers were dispatched to 411 North Prairie Avenue No. 1 for the report of a male with Fri, 29 Apr 2016 15:58:15 CST Police DepartmentThird Street and Dakota Avenue Closure/news/2016/April/29/scn.aspx/news/2016/April/29/scn.aspxBeginning on Monday, May 2, 2016, the intersection of Third Street and Dakota Avenue will be closed allow construction crews to reconstruct the intersection. Motorists Fri, 29 Apr 2016 15:55:39 CST EngineeringStreet ConstructionWater Main Flushing Begins Monday in Sioux Falls/news/2016/April/29/water-main.aspx/news/2016/April/29/water-main.aspxStarting Monday, May 2, 2016, the City of Sioux Falls Public Works Water Division team will begin the annual flushing of the City’s fire hydrants. The work will begin Fri, 29 Apr 2016 13:02:46 CST Public WorksDakota Avenue Closure/news/2016/April/29/dakota-closure.aspx/news/2016/April/29/dakota-closure.aspxThe 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, 2016Fri, 29 Apr 2016 10:01:49 CST Public WorksEngineeringStreet ConstructionArbor Day Foundation Names Sioux Falls Tree City USA for 36th Consecutive Year/news/2016/April/28/arbor-day.aspx/news/2016/April/28/arbor-day.aspxSioux Falls has been named a 2015 Tree City USA by the Arbor Day Foundation in honor of its commitment to effective urban forest management. This is the 36th Thu, 28 Apr 2016 14:00:47 CST Parks & RecreationRecreation ActivitiesChimney Fire at 5400 West 52nd Street/news/2016/April/28/chimney-fire.aspx/news/2016/April/28/chimney-fire.aspxAt 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 Thu, 28 Apr 2016 13:56:00 CST Fire RescueSioux Falls Homicide Suspect Apprehended/news/2016/April/28/apprehension.aspx/news/2016/April/28/apprehension.aspxOn Thursday, April 28, 2016, law enforcement from southeast Wyoming located and apprehended Sioux Falls homicide suspect Jared Jerome Stone (21-year-old) after a pursuitThu, 28 Apr 2016 11:05:17 CST Police DepartmentEnsure Your Sump Pump Is Draining Outside Your Home/news/2016/April/28/sump.aspx/news/2016/April/28/sump.aspxThe City of Sioux Falls is reminding homeowners to ensure sump pumps are draining outside their homesThu, 28 Apr 2016 11:00:53 CST Public WorksEngineeringCitizens Invited to Review Proposed Amendments to the City’s Comprehensive Plan/news/2016/April/28/comp-plan.aspx/news/2016/April/28/comp-plan.aspxThe City of Sioux Falls is inviting citizens to review proposed amendments to Sioux Falls’ comprehensive plan, a document called Shape Sioux FallsThu, 28 Apr 2016 09:49:08 CST Planning & Building ServicesPlanningZoning DivisionWild Baby Animals: If You Care, Leave Them There/news/2016/April/27/baby-animals.aspx/news/2016/April/27/baby-animals.aspxWith 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 Wed, 27 Apr 2016 16:30:00 CST Animal ControlStreet Construction News/news/2016/April/27/scn.aspx/news/2016/April/27/scn.aspxConcrete Pavement Restoration for East Benson Road has been Rescheduled| Lane Closure – South Western Avenue| Lane Closure – East Tenth StreetWed, 27 Apr 2016 16:09:37 CST EngineeringStreet ConstructionGet Your Mowers Ready! Lawns Required to Be 8 Inches or Shorter/news/2016/April/27/lawns.aspx/news/2016/April/27/lawns.aspxBe a good neighbor and keep your lawn looking sharp this summer! City ordinance requires that lawns be kept shorter than 8 inches in height and noxious weeds be Wed, 27 Apr 2016 14:30:00 CST Code EnforcementMore Than One-Third of City Streets Cleaned, Street Sweeping Crews Still Out in Full Force/news/2016/April/26/streets.aspx/news/2016/April/26/streets.aspxThe Public Works Street Division is making good progress on street sweeping, as currently more than one-third of city streets have been cleaned. Three crews are Tue, 26 Apr 2016 15:52:05 CST Public WorksStreet ConstructionWee Play and Learn Workshop and Curious George Activities for Children at Siouxland Libraries/news/2016/April/26/coe-library.aspx/news/2016/April/26/coe-library.aspxWee Play and Learn & Curious George ActivitiesTue, 26 Apr 2016 14:44:37 CST Siouxland Libraries - A City/County PartnershipKidsMowing Your Lawn Is Part of Being a Good Neighbor/news/2016/April/26/lawn.aspx/news/2016/April/26/lawn.aspxNews conference to discuss how to be a good neighbor by regularly mowing your lawn this summer Tue, 26 Apr 2016 14:01:49 CST Code EnforcementEmergency Lane Closure – East 69th Street/news/2016/April/26/ln-closure.aspx/news/2016/April/26/ln-closure.aspxBeginning 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. Tue, 26 Apr 2016 11:56:44 CST City Announces Anti-Distracted Driving Campaign: Save a life. Save it for later./news/2016/April/26/save-a-life.aspx/news/2016/April/26/save-a-life.aspxThe City of Sioux Falls announced the start of a comprehensive anti-distracted driving campaign intended to educate Sioux Falls driversTue, 26 Apr 2016 10:11:11 CST City CouncilPolice DepartmentPlanning Commission Briefing /news/2016/April/26/pc-briefing.aspx/news/2016/April/26/pc-briefing.aspxPrior 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 noonTue, 26 Apr 2016 10:01:33 CST Planning & Building ServicesPlanningPlanning CommissionFacts, Films, Fun: Siouxland Libraries Programs Aim to Increase Cultural Understanding/news/2016/April/26/facts-film-fun.aspx/news/2016/April/26/facts-film-fun.aspxSiouxland Libraries is hosting a series of events to promote understanding of the cultural and historical contributions of Latino Americans through facts, films, and funTue, 26 Apr 2016 08:43:34 CST Siouxland Libraries - A City/County PartnershipStreet Construction News/news/2016/April/25/scn.aspx/news/2016/April/25/scn.aspxDakota Avenue Closure between Second and Third Street| Seventh Avenue Street Construction between Park Drive to 26th Street | McClellan Street Construction| Tenth Street ConstructionMon, 25 Apr 2016 16:20:21 CST EngineeringStreet ConstructionMidco® Aquatic Center Project Update Tuesday/news/2016/April/25/aquatic-center.aspx/news/2016/April/25/aquatic-center.aspxA 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 Mon, 25 Apr 2016 14:00:00 CST Recreation ActivitiesParksHomicide at 601 West 11th Street/news/2016/April/25/homicide.aspx/news/2016/April/25/homicide.aspxOn 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 shootingMon, 25 Apr 2016 10:20:13 CST Police DepartmentLocated Children/news/2016/April/25/missing-children.aspx/news/2016/April/25/missing-children.aspxThe brothers were located shortly after the press release and have been reunited with their familyMon, 25 Apr 2016 10:12:40 CST Police DepartmentAntidistracted Driving Campaign to be Announced at Police Briefing on Tuesday/news/2016/April/25/antidistracted-driving.aspx/news/2016/April/25/antidistracted-driving.aspxNews conference to announce the start of the City’s antidistracted driving campaignMon, 25 Apr 2016 09:58:28 CST Police DepartmentEmergency Lane Closure – Minnesota Avenue/news/2016/April/25/emg-ln-closure-mn.aspx/news/2016/April/25/emg-ln-closure-mn.aspxBeginning on Monday morning, April 25, 2016, the outside northbound lane on Minnesota Avenue will be closing between Ninth Street and Tenth StreetMon, 25 Apr 2016 09:24:40 CST Public WorksEngineeringStreet ConstructionCelebrate Children’s Book Week at Prairie West Branch Library/news/2016/April/25/pw-bk-wk.aspx/news/2016/April/25/pw-bk-wk.aspxHelp us celebrate books and the joy of reading during Children’s Book Week, May 2–8, 2016!Mon, 25 Apr 2016 08:44:10 CST Siouxland Libraries - A City/County PartnershipKidsStreet Construction News 4/22/16/news/2016/April/22/scn-4-22.aspx/news/2016/April/22/scn-4-22.aspxConcrete Pavement Restoration – Benson Road - Delayed | Great Plains Zoo Parking Lot Improvement | Street Closure – 54th Street North | Street Repairs – Libby Lane and Tomar RoadFri, 22 Apr 2016 17:03:00 CST Public WorksEngineeringStreet ConstructionStreet Construction News 4/21/16/news/2016/April/21/scn-4-21.aspx/news/2016/April/21/scn-4-21.aspxRoad Closure – Phillips Avenue | Street Repairs – Clarkway Drive and Second Avenue | Street Repairs – Jane Lane and Tomar RoadThu, 21 Apr 2016 16:59:23 CST Public WorksEngineeringStreet ConstructionCelebrate Earth Day: Free Mercury Thermometer Exchange at the Household Hazardous Waste Facility/news/2016/April/21/merc-exchange.aspx/news/2016/April/21/merc-exchange.aspxRemember those old mercury thermometers with the silver liquid? Maybe you have one or two still lurking in your medicine cabinet or the bottom of that junk drawer at homeThu, 21 Apr 2016 15:04:52 CST Public WorksEnvironmentalNew Logo and Brand Show Vibrancy of City’s Parks and Recreation System/news/2016/April/21/parks-logo.aspx/news/2016/April/21/parks-logo.aspxSioux Falls Parks and Recreation unveiled a new and updated logo today. The new logo is vibrant and strong, just like the Sioux Falls parks and recreation system and the Sioux Falls community as a wholeThu, 21 Apr 2016 10:51:55 CST Parks & RecreationStreet Construction News/news/2016/April/20/scn.aspx/news/2016/April/20/scn.aspxLane Closure – Benson Road| Road Closure – Phillips Avenue| Horse Barn Renovations at Falls ParkWed, 20 Apr 2016 15:42:42 CST EngineeringStreet ConstructionSioux Falls Parks and Recreation to Unveil New Brand/news/2016/April/20/parks-brand.aspx/news/2016/April/20/parks-brand.aspxNews conference to announce a new brand and logo for Sioux Falls Parks and Recreation Wed, 20 Apr 2016 14:19:21 CST Parks & RecreationStreet Construction News/news/2016/April/19/scn.aspx/news/2016/April/19/scn.aspxBeginning on Thursday morning, April 21, 2016, the outside eastbound lane of East Benson Road will be closed between North Casco Avenue and North Lewis AvenueTue, 19 Apr 2016 16:13:13 CST EngineeringStreet ConstructionStructure Fire—4227 East 12th Street/news/2016/April/19/fire.aspx/news/2016/April/19/fire.aspxOn 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 StreetTue, 19 Apr 2016 16:08:36 CST Fire RescueStreet Construction News/news/2016/April/19/ln-closure.aspx/news/2016/April/19/ln-closure.aspxBeginning 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 Tue, 19 Apr 2016 12:00:00 CST EngineeringStreet ConstructionUtility Rates Provide for Capital Investments and Operational Costs of City’s Utilities/news/2016/April/19/utilities.aspx/news/2016/April/19/utilities.aspxThe Public Works team will present utility rate requests to the Sioux Falls City Council this afternoon, Tuesday, April 19, 2016, at both the 4 p.m. City Council Informational Meeting and at the 7 p.m. regular City Council MeetingTue, 19 Apr 2016 09:01:14 CST Public WorksStreet Construction News/news/2016/April/18/scn.aspx/news/2016/April/18/scn.aspxRetaining Wall Replacement| Veterans Park Striping| Concrete Pavement Restoration –Benson RoadMon, 18 Apr 2016 16:32:38 CST EngineeringStreet ConstructionMedia Invited to Outdoor Fire Safety Demonstration/news/2016/April/18/fire-safety-demo.aspx/news/2016/April/18/fire-safety-demo.aspxSioux Falls Fire Rescue will demonstrate the dos and don’ts regarding outdoor seasonal fire safetyMon, 18 Apr 2016 15:34:45 CST Fire RescueProjects N.I.C.E. and K.E.E.P. Clean Up Sioux Falls Neighborhoods While Recycling Much of the Materials/news/2016/April/18/projects.aspx/news/2016/April/18/projects.aspxFour areas of Sioux Falls are receiving a helping hand from volunteers this week through Projects N.I.C.E. and K.E.E.P., and much of the material collected in these Mon, 18 Apr 2016 14:00:00 CST Health DepartmentGun Shots/news/2016/April/18/gun-shots.aspx/news/2016/April/18/gun-shots.aspxOn 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 Mon, 18 Apr 2016 12:21:42 CST Police DepartmentCrime News/news/2016/April/18/crime.aspx/news/2016/April/18/crime.aspxArmed Robbery/Shot FiredMon, 18 Apr 2016 11:50:53 CST Police DepartmentStreet Construction News/news/2016/April/15/scn.aspx/news/2016/April/15/scn.aspxFamily Park Construction & Lane Closure North Marion Road and North Ebenezer AvenueFri, 15 Apr 2016 16:47:08 CST EngineeringStreet ConstructionProjects NICE and KEEP Kick Off Monday/news/2016/April/15/projects.aspx/news/2016/April/15/projects.aspxA 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”Fri, 15 Apr 2016 14:00:00 CST Health DepartmentShooting at 4304 East 18th Street/news/2016/April/15/shooting.aspx/news/2016/April/15/shooting.aspxOn 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 citizensFri, 15 Apr 2016 11:16:07 CST Police DepartmentMain Avenue Road Diet Construction Underway/news/2016/April/15/rd-diet.aspx/news/2016/April/15/rd-diet.aspxThe Main Avenue Road Diet pilot project was such a success that the City of Sioux Falls is making the changes permanentFri, 15 Apr 2016 10:47:52 CST Public WorksEngineeringStreet Construction—Board Vacancies—Orpheum Theater Advisory Board of Directors/news/2016/April/15/bd-vaca-orpheum.aspx/news/2016/April/15/bd-vaca-orpheum.aspxMayor Mike Huether has announced two vacancies to the Orpheum Theater Advisory Board of DirectorsFri, 15 Apr 2016 09:41:46 CST Mayor's OfficeStabbing/news/2016/April/15/stabbing.aspx/news/2016/April/15/stabbing.aspxAt 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 stabbingFri, 15 Apr 2016 08:59:35 CST Police DepartmentStreet Closure – East Veterans Park Entrance/news/2016/April/14/street-closure.aspx/news/2016/April/14/street-closure.aspxBeginning 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 Thu, 14 Apr 2016 15:16:03 CST EngineeringStreet ConstructionSevere Weather Awareness Training on April 18/news/2016/April/14/weather.aspx/news/2016/April/14/weather.aspxThe National Weather Service and Emergency Management offices from Minnehaha County, Lincoln County, and the City of Sioux Falls are partnering to offer a severe Thu, 14 Apr 2016 15:00:00 CST Fire RescueGarage Fire at 4924 South Klein Avenue/news/2016/April/14/garage-fire.aspx/news/2016/April/14/garage-fire.aspxAt 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 Thu, 14 Apr 2016 14:00:00 CST Fire RescueEarth Day Activities Include Water Quality Messages, a Litter Clean-Up, and Free Bus Rides/news/2016/April/14/earth-day.aspx/news/2016/April/14/earth-day.aspxThe City of Sioux Falls will celebrate Earth Day 2016 (April 22) by raising awareness of water quality initiatives, organizing a downtown litter cleanup, and promoting Thu, 14 Apr 2016 13:44:56 CST Public WorksMain Avenue’s Diet on Its Way to Permanent Change: News Conference Friday/news/2016/April/14/main-ave.aspx/news/2016/April/14/main-ave.aspxNews conference to announce the permanent construction of the Main Avenue Road Diet Project in downtown Sioux FallsThu, 14 Apr 2016 13:30:00 CST Engineering—Board Vacancy—Solid Waste Planning Board/news/2016/April/14/bd-vacy.aspx/news/2016/April/14/bd-vacy.aspxMayor Mike Huether has announced a vacancy to the Solid Waste Planning Board (SWPB)Thu, 14 Apr 2016 12:51:45 CST Reading Bridge Summer Tutoring at Siouxland Libraries/news/2016/April/14/reading-bridge.aspx/news/2016/April/14/reading-bridge.aspxChildren 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 gradesThu, 14 Apr 2016 10:57:40 CST Siouxland Libraries - A City/County PartnershipKidsEmergency Street Closure – 22nd Street/news/2016/April/14/emerg-st-closure-22.aspx/news/2016/April/14/emerg-st-closure-22.aspxBeginning on Thursday morning, April 14, 2016, 22nd Street is closing from Menlo Avenue to Walts AvenueThu, 14 Apr 2016 10:45:06 CST Public WorksEngineeringStreet ConstructionLane Closure – West 41st Street/news/2016/April/14/Ln-closure-41st.aspx/news/2016/April/14/Ln-closure-41st.aspxBeginning 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 AvenueThu, 14 Apr 2016 08:19:38 CST Public WorksEngineeringStreet ConstructionThe City of Sioux Falls Celebrates Earth Day 2016/news/2016/April/13/earth-day.aspx/news/2016/April/13/earth-day.aspxNews conference to outline events planned for Earth Day 2016 in Sioux Falls Wed, 13 Apr 2016 15:33:26 CST Public Works—Board Vacancies—Electrical Board of Appeals and Examiners/news/2016/April/13/bd-vacy.aspx/news/2016/April/13/bd-vacy.aspxMayor Mike Huether has announced three vacancies to the Electrical Board of Appeals and ExaminersWed, 13 Apr 2016 11:53:30 CST Electrical Board of Appeals and ExaminersTwo Major Sanitary Sewer Projects Are Timely Investments in City’s Infrastructure/news/2016/April/13/sewer-projs.aspx/news/2016/April/13/sewer-projs.aspxIn 2016 and 2017, the City of Sioux Falls is investing $35 million in wastewater infrastructure in northeast Sioux FallsWed, 13 Apr 2016 10:02:23 CST Public WorksEngineeringStreet Construction News/news/2016/April/12/scn.aspx/news/2016/April/12/scn.aspxStreet Closure – West 22nd Street| Road Closure – North Phillips Avenue| Lane Closure – Fourth Avenue| Main Avenue Road Diet Construction BeginsTue, 12 Apr 2016 16:39:09 CST EngineeringStreet ConstructionBig Sanitary Sewer Projects Underway: News Conference Wednesday/news/2016/April/12/sewer.aspx/news/2016/April/12/sewer.aspxIn-field press meet to learn about the $35 million the City of Sioux Falls is investing in wastewater services infrastructure for the region Tue, 12 Apr 2016 12:51:18 CST Utility BillingMayor Mike Huether Encourages Sioux Falls Citizens to Get Out and Vote Today!/news/2016/April/12/vote.aspx/news/2016/April/12/vote.aspxSioux Falls citizens are encouraged to exercise their civic duty to vote in today’s municipal and school board election. On the ballot are four City Council seats, two School Tue, 12 Apr 2016 11:52:49 CST Mayor's OfficeLane Closures – Louise Avenue & 49th Street/news/2016/April/12/ln-closure.aspx/news/2016/April/12/ln-closure.aspxBeginning 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 Tue, 12 Apr 2016 11:44:29 CST EngineeringStreet ConstructionBoard Vacancy—Parks and Recreation Board/news/2016/April/12/bd-vaca-prb.aspx/news/2016/April/12/bd-vaca-prb.aspxMayor Mike Huether has announced an upcoming vacancy to the Sioux Falls Parks and Recreation Board.Tue, 12 Apr 2016 10:50:54 CST Mayor's OfficePolice News/news/2016/April/11/police.aspx/news/2016/April/11/police.aspxShooting Investigation|Injury Hit and Run Mon, 11 Apr 2016 14:00:00 CST Police DepartmentLane Closure – South Mall Avenue/news/2016/April/11/ln-closure.aspx/news/2016/April/11/ln-closure.aspxBeginning on Monday morning, April 11, 2016, both southbound lane of South Mall Avenue will be closed at East Tenth StreetMon, 11 Apr 2016 10:54:00 CST Public WorksEngineeringStreet ConstructionPurchase Your Swim Passes Today!/news/2016/April/11/swim-passes.aspx/news/2016/April/11/swim-passes.aspxInterested in purchasing a swim pass? Sioux Falls Parks and Recreation has upgraded the online registration software systemMon, 11 Apr 2016 10:06:44 CST Parks & RecreationSwimming Pools | AquaticsStreet Construction News 4/8/16/news/2016/April/08/scn-4-8.aspx/news/2016/April/08/scn-4-8.aspxLane Closure – Benson Road | Lane Closure – Fourth Avenue | Retaining Wall Replacement | Tenth Street Construction | Louise Avenue Street Construction | Utility Work – East Rice StreetFri, 8 Apr 2016 17:09:17 CST Public WorksEngineeringStreet ConstructionStructure Fire – 4801 E Linden Lane/news/2016/April/08/structure-fire-linden.aspx/news/2016/April/08/structure-fire-linden.aspxFriday 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 fireFri, 8 Apr 2016 16:49:28 CST Fire RescueSwim Pass Sales Begin Monday/news/2016/April/08/swim-pass-sales.aspx/news/2016/April/08/swim-pass-sales.aspxNews conference to announce swim pass sales and online registration software system upgrade for Sioux Falls Parks and RecreationFri, 8 Apr 2016 10:57:52 CST Parks & RecreationSwimming Pools | AquaticsLet the Spring Cleanup Begin! Leaf and Branch Drop-Off Opens Saturday/news/2016/April/07/spring-cleanup.aspx/news/2016/April/07/spring-cleanup.aspxBeginning this Saturday, April 9, the City of Sioux Falls will open one leaf and branch drop-off site to assist with spring cleaningThu, 7 Apr 2016 15:30:00 CST Sanitary LandfillStreet Construciton- April 4/news/2016/April/07/scn.aspx/news/2016/April/07/scn.aspxStreet Closure – West 22nd Street| Concrete Pavement Restoration – | Sycamore Avenue and Bahnson Avenue|Lane Closure – West 18th Street Thu, 7 Apr 2016 15:11:21 CST EngineeringStreet ConstructionSioux Falls Fire Rescue Conducts Big Rig Rescue and Extrication Training/news/2016/April/07/rescue.aspx/news/2016/April/07/rescue.aspxSioux Falls Fire Rescue is hosting an Advanced Extrication Class April 4–9 and invites the media to see it live. This course teaches extrication skills involving Thu, 7 Apr 2016 14:15:00 CST Fire RescueStructure Fire—4701 South Arthur Circle/news/2016/April/07/fire.aspx/news/2016/April/07/fire.aspxWednesday 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 Thu, 7 Apr 2016 12:15:00 CST Fire RescueSidewalk Closure –11th Street/news/2016/April/05/sidewalk.aspx/news/2016/April/05/sidewalk.aspxBeginning 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 ArtsTue, 5 Apr 2016 16:10:11 CST EngineeringStreet ConstructionMissing Person Located/news/2016/April/05/missing-person.aspx/news/2016/April/05/missing-person.aspxEvelyn Thilges was located and found in good health. The Sioux Falls Police Department would like to thank the public for their help in this investigationTue, 5 Apr 2016 14:56:07 CST Police DepartmentThe City of Sioux Falls Launches Green Business Program/news/2016/April/04/green-business.aspx/news/2016/April/04/green-business.aspxThe City of Sioux Falls has launched a Green Business Program. The Sioux Falls Green Business Program is a voluntary program that is designed to educate and Mon, 4 Apr 2016 16:30:00 CST EnvironmentalStreet Construction News/news/2016/April/04/scn.aspx/news/2016/April/04/scn.aspxStreet Closure – Madison Street| Louise Avenue Street Construction| Tenth Street ConstructionMon, 4 Apr 2016 16:24:02 CST EngineeringStreet ConstructionMissing Person/news/2016/April/04/missing-person.aspx/news/2016/April/04/missing-person.aspxOn 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 Mon, 4 Apr 2016 16:00:00 CST Police DepartmentMaking the U.S. Healthier in One Generation 2016 National Public Health Week Is April 4–10/news/2016/April/04/healthier-generation.aspx/news/2016/April/04/healthier-generation.aspxAmericans are living 20 years longer than their grandparents’ generation, thanks largely to the work of public health. Still, people in many other high-income countries Mon, 4 Apr 2016 15:54:23 CST Health DepartmentDog Bite at Spencer Dog Park/news/2016/April/04/dog-bite.aspx/news/2016/April/04/dog-bite.aspxOn Sunday afternoon, April 3, 2016, at approximately 2:30 p.m., a teenage girl was bitten at the Spencer Dog ParkMon, 4 Apr 2016 11:25:45 CST Police DepartmentAnimal ControlCity of Sioux Falls Celebrates Green Business Program Launch With Ribbon Cutting Monday/news/2016/April/01/green.aspx/news/2016/April/01/green.aspxCity of Sioux Falls’ Green Business Program ribbon cutting Fri, 1 Apr 2016 16:12:08 CST EnvironmentalCity of Sioux Falls Seeks Applications for Affordable Housing Development Projects/news/2016/April/01/housing-apps.aspx/news/2016/April/01/housing-apps.aspxThe City of Sioux Falls is now accepting applications for funds to support multi-unit affordable housing development projects. The City has allocated approximately $1 Fri, 1 Apr 2016 12:00:00 CST Community DevelopmentAffordable HousingLarge Affordable Housing Project “Chasing Willows” Proposed for Southeast Sioux Falls/news/2016/April/01/chasing-willows.aspx/news/2016/April/01/chasing-willows.aspxCity of Sioux Falls officials today announced City funding for the development of a large affordable housing project proposed for southeast Sioux FallsFri, 1 Apr 2016 11:29:00 CST Community DevelopmentAffordable HousingLarge Affordable Housing Project to Be Announced at News Conference Friday/news/2016/March/31/affordable-housing.aspx/news/2016/March/31/affordable-housing.aspxNews conference to announce City funding for a large affordable housing project Thu, 31 Mar 2016 13:00:00 CST Affordable Housing