Official Website of the City of Sioux Falls http://www.SiouxFalls.org News Items from SiouxFalls.org Copyright 01/25/2015 City of Sioux Falls, S.D. 5GovernmentPower Outage Affecting Traffic Signalshttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2015/January/23/power-outage.aspxhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2015/January/23/power-outage.aspxDue to the recent power outage reported by Xcel Energy, drivers may encounter traffic signals that are not operatingFri, 23 Jan 2015 14:11:00 CST EngineeringMeth Lab Seizure and Arresthttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2015/January/22/meth-arrest.aspxhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2015/January/22/meth-arrest.aspxOn January 22, 2015, at about 10:15 a.m., the Sioux Falls Area Drug Task Force executed a search warrant at 612 South Lincoln Avenue, Sioux Falls, SDThu, 22 Jan 2015 15:55:00 CST Police DepartmentAggravated Assault: Updatehttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2015/January/22/agg-assault.aspxhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2015/January/22/agg-assault.aspxOn January 18, 2015, at approximately 11:30 p.m., the SFPD received a report of two groups fighting and shots being fired in the 3600 block of East Sixth StreetThu, 22 Jan 2015 15:47:00 CST Police DepartmentOutdoor Ice Rinks Closedhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2015/January/22/rinks.aspxhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2015/January/22/rinks.aspxSioux Falls Parks and Recreation announces that due to warm temperatures, all of its public outdoor ice skating rinks and warming houses will be closed on ThursdayThu, 22 Jan 2015 14:06:00 CST Parks & RecreationDenny Sanford PREMIER Center Featured on Last Night’s “American Idol”http://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2015/January/22/idol.aspxhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2015/January/22/idol.aspxSioux Falls’ very own Denny Sanford PREMIER Center was featured on last night’s episode of “American Idol”Thu, 22 Jan 2015 13:55:00 CST Official Website of the City of Sioux FallsAquatics Focus Committee Members Will Offer Feedback on Design of New Indoor Aquatic Centerhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2015/January/22/aquatics-feedback.aspxhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2015/January/22/aquatics-feedback.aspxIn an effort to promote community involvement and capture citizen input in the design of the new indoor aquatic center at Spellerberg Park, the City of Sioux Falls has created an Thu, 22 Jan 2015 13:12:00 CST Parks & RecreationPolice Department Presents Employee of the Year and Life Saving Awards http://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2015/January/22/awards.aspxhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2015/January/22/awards.aspxWhen members of the Sioux Falls Police Department perform their duties in a manner that exceeds its highest standards, the department recognizes such outstanding conductThu, 22 Jan 2015 08:26:00 CST Police DepartmentSiouxland Libraries Adult Calendar of Eventshttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2015/January/21/lib-a-coe.aspxhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2015/January/21/lib-a-coe.aspxJob Seekers: Building an Online Presence | Home Buyer Express, Part 1 | Library Language Learners Club | Introduction to Microsoft Word I | Home Buyer Express, Part 2Wed, 21 Jan 2015 15:18:00 CST Siouxland Libraries - A City/County PartnershipOutdoor Ice Rinks Closedhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2015/January/21/rinks-closed.aspxhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2015/January/21/rinks-closed.aspxSioux Falls Parks and Recreation announces that due to warm temperatures, all of its public outdoor ice skating rinks and warming houses will be closed on Wednesday, January 21, 2015Wed, 21 Jan 2015 15:09:00 CST Parks & RecreationIndoor Aquatic Center―Aquatics Focus Committee Membership to Be Announced Thursdayhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2015/January/21/aquatic-cntr.aspxhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2015/January/21/aquatic-cntr.aspxA news conference to announce the membership of the aquatics focus committee, which will offer input on the design of the new indoor aquatic center at Spellerberg ParkWed, 21 Jan 2015 14:56:00 CST Parks & RecreationCity’s Workforce Development Pilot Program Invests in People and Strengthens Our Workforcehttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2015/January/21/pilot-prog.aspxhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2015/January/21/pilot-prog.aspxThe City of Sioux Falls has launched a Workforce Development Pilot Program to support and explore activities to drive workforce growth and development within the communityWed, 21 Jan 2015 13:56:00 CST Community DevelopmentEconomic DevelopmentVeterans’ Writing Projecthttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2015/January/21/vets-writing.aspxhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2015/January/21/vets-writing.aspxSiouxland Libraries and the South Dakota Humanities Council are pleased to announce a veteran’s writing project in Sioux FallsWed, 21 Jan 2015 12:55:00 CST Siouxland Libraries - A City/County PartnershipFalls Community Health Receives National Recognition as Patient-Centered Medical Homehttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2015/January/21/pt-centerd-care.aspxhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2015/January/21/pt-centerd-care.aspxFalls Community Health has received Level 3 Patient-Centered Medical Home recognition from the National Committee for Quality Assurance (NCQA)Wed, 21 Jan 2015 11:52:00 CST Health DepartmentPublic HealthJoin Parks and Recreation for Kids’ Zumba, Fun and Fit Friday, Home Remodeling 101, and Morehttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2015/January/21/pr-coe.aspxhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2015/January/21/pr-coe.aspxPie and Ice Cream Social for Seniors | Total Body Aerobics | Simple Cooking with Heart | Total Body Conditioning | Zumba for Seniors | Kids’ Zumba | Fun and Fit Friday | Home RemodelingWed, 21 Jan 2015 09:27:00 CST Parks & RecreationUpcoming Events for Children and Teens at Siouxland Librarieshttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2015/January/20/lib-ct-coe.aspxhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2015/January/20/lib-ct-coe.aspxMovement and Music | Draw Some Awesome | Pajama Time | After School Movie | Dare to Be . . . a Spy | Wednesday Wonders: Gaming | Crafty Kids | Lapsit | Family StorytimeTue, 20 Jan 2015 15:25:00 CST Siouxland Libraries - A City/County PartnershipKidsTeensOutdoor Ice Rinks Closedhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2015/January/20/rinks-closed.aspxhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2015/January/20/rinks-closed.aspxSioux Falls Parks and Recreation announces that due to warm temperatures, all of its public outdoor ice skating rinks and warming houses will be closed on Tuesday, January 20Tue, 20 Jan 2015 14:56:00 CST Parks & RecreationCity’s Workforce Development Pilot Project Will Kick Off at Wednesday News Conferencehttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2015/January/20/pilot-project.aspxhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2015/January/20/pilot-project.aspxNews conference to announce the City of Sioux Falls’ workforce development pilot projectTue, 20 Jan 2015 14:11:00 CST Community DevelopmentEconomic DevelopmentBomb Threat Unfoundedhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2015/January/20/threat-unfounded.aspxhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2015/January/20/threat-unfounded.aspxOn January 16, 2015, shortly after 11:30 p.m., SFPD Officers were dispatched to Walmart, 5521 East Arrowhead Parkway, for what initially appeared to be a bomb threatTue, 20 Jan 2015 14:08:00 CST Police DepartmentShooting at 3405 East 11th Streethttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2015/January/20/shooting.aspxhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2015/January/20/shooting.aspxOn Friday, January 16, 2015, at 9:38 p.m., officers from the Sioux Falls Police Department were dispatched to 3405 East 11th Street for a shooting that occurred in the parking lotTue, 20 Jan 2015 14:02:00 CST Police DepartmentHealth Resources and Services Administration Administrator Visiting Falls Community Health on Wednesdayhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2015/January/20/admin-visit-fch.aspxhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2015/January/20/admin-visit-fch.aspxNews conference to announce national recognition of Falls Community Health and to provide an opportunity for the media to engage Mary Wakefield, Ph.D., R.N., AdministratorTue, 20 Jan 2015 10:15:00 CST Health DepartmentPublic HealthFalls Community HealthEmergency Lane Closure – North Minnesota Avenuehttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2015/January/20/emergency-ln-closure.aspxhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2015/January/20/emergency-ln-closure.aspxBeginning Tuesday morning, January 20, 2015, the outside northbound lane of North Minnesota Avenue will be closed between West Brookings Street and West Bailey StreetTue, 20 Jan 2015 09:01:00 CST Public WorksEngineeringStreet ConstructionTuthill Shooting Use-of-Force Investigation Summary Releasedhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2015/January/16/tuthill-investigation-released.aspxhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2015/January/16/tuthill-investigation-released.aspxThe Sioux Falls Police Department Professional Standards Unit has released the results of its investigation into the shooting at Tuthill Park on January 1Fri, 16 Jan 2015 15:02:00 CST Police DepartmentMissing Runaway Faith McShane Foundhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2015/January/15/runaway-found.aspxhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2015/January/15/runaway-found.aspxFaith McShane was found on Thursday, January 15, 2015, in Zumbrota, Minnesota. Faith was last seen after being dropped off at Roosevelt High School on MondayThu, 15 Jan 2015 16:56:00 CST Police DepartmentLane Closures – River Roadhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2015/January/15/lane-cl-river.aspxhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2015/January/15/lane-cl-river.aspxOn Saturday morning, January 17, 2015, both westbound lanes on River Road will be closed to through traffic between Tenth Street and Phillips AvenueThu, 15 Jan 2015 16:16:00 CST Street ConstructionEngineeringPublic WorksCity Begins Comprehensive Fleet Studyhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2015/January/15/fleet-study.aspxhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2015/January/15/fleet-study.aspxThe City of Sioux Falls has begun a comprehensive review of its various fleet operations. “Fleet” refers to the about 900 snowplows, emergency response vehiclesThu, 15 Jan 2015 13:30:00 CST FinancePurchasingThe Frank Receives the 2014 Mayor’s Historic Preservation Awardhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2015/January/15/preservation-award.aspxhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2015/January/15/preservation-award.aspxThe 2014 Mayor’s Historic Preservation Award is presented to Erika and David Billion/8th & Railroad LLS for the rehabilitation and renovation of The Frank at 322 and 324 East EighthThu, 15 Jan 2015 10:22:00 CST Community DevelopmentStructure Fire at 2304 South Wayland Courthttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2015/January/15/structure-fire.aspxhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2015/January/15/structure-fire.aspxAt 11:34 p.m. on January 14, 2015, Sioux Falls Fire Rescue responded to a report of a structure fire at 2304 South Wayland CourtThu, 15 Jan 2015 09:26:00 CST Fire RescueStreet Construction News 1/14/2015http://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2015/January/14/scn-1-14.aspxhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2015/January/14/scn-1-14.aspxLane Closure – Western Avenue | Lane Closure – West 26th StreetWed, 14 Jan 2015 16:47:00 CST Public WorksEngineeringStreet ConstructionFleet Operations Review Will Be Announced at News Conference Thursdayhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2015/January/14/fleet-ops-presser.aspxhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2015/January/14/fleet-ops-presser.aspxNews conference to announce the City of Sioux Falls has hired one of the largest fleet management consulting firms in the country to complete a comprehensive reviewWed, 14 Jan 2015 15:30:00 CST FinancePolice Deer Management Program Aims to Harvest Deer in Southeast Sioux Fallshttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2015/January/14/deer.aspxhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2015/January/14/deer.aspxThe South Dakota Department of Game, Fish and Parks has issued a permit allowing the Sioux Falls Police Department to harvest up to 30 deer from southeast Sioux FallsWed, 14 Jan 2015 13:37:00 CST Police DepartmentMaking an Impact in Home Fire Preparedness: Man Awoken by Smoke Alarm in Recent Sioux Falls Firehttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2015/January/14/fire-preparedness.aspxhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2015/January/14/fire-preparedness.aspxAround midnight on Friday, January 9, 2015, Sioux Falls Fire Rescue responded to a residential structure fire at 6709 West 14th PlaceWed, 14 Jan 2015 11:44:00 CST Fire RescueJoin Parks and Recreation for Obstacle Course Party, Rennie 101, Ladies Boot Camp, and Morehttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2015/January/14/pr-coe.aspxhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2015/January/14/pr-coe.aspxSnowman Crafting | Total Body Conditioning | Obstacle Course Party | Rennie 101: How to Become a Renaissance Reenactor | Ladies’ Boot CampWed, 14 Jan 2015 08:55:00 CST Parks & RecreationWatch Your Mail: 3,000 Residents Will Receive Citizen Surveyhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2015/January/13/citizen-survey.aspxhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2015/January/13/citizen-survey.aspxThe City of Sioux Falls will conduct a citizen survey this month asking 3,000 residents for their ideas and opinions about the CityTue, 13 Jan 2015 14:12:00 CST City CouncilAbandoned Dogshttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2015/January/12/abandoned-dogs.aspxhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2015/January/12/abandoned-dogs.aspxOn Saturday, January 10, 2015, around 5 p.m., six newborn puppies were located inside a garbage bag that had been thrown into a trash can in the 700 block of West 21st StreetMon, 12 Jan 2015 15:58:00 CST Police DepartmentTuesday News Conference to Announce 2015 Citizen Outreach Initiativehttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2015/January/12/citizen-outreach.aspxhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2015/January/12/citizen-outreach.aspxNews conference to announce the 2015 citizen survey that will be conducted later this monthMon, 12 Jan 2015 13:55:00 CST City CouncilCity Rescinds Water Boil Orderhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2015/January/12/rescind-boil-order.aspxhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2015/January/12/rescind-boil-order.aspxCity of Sioux Falls Public Works has announced that the precautionary boil order issued by the City on January 9, 2015, due to a water main breakMon, 12 Jan 2015 10:01:00 CST Public WorksCity Issues Boil Order as Result of Water Main Breakhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2015/January/09/boil-order.aspxhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2015/January/09/boil-order.aspxAs a result of a water main break near the intersection of North M Avenue and West Cherokee Street, customers in the following areaFri, 9 Jan 2015 16:43:00 CST Public WorksProtect Yourself: Influenza Striking Hard in Sioux Fallshttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2015/January/09/protect-yourself-influenza.aspxhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2015/January/09/protect-yourself-influenza.aspxThe flu season is under way across the country, and local health officials report continued increases in numbers of influenza cases across South DakotaFri, 9 Jan 2015 16:34:00 CST Health DepartmentFalls Park Facilities Change Hours of Operation http://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2015/January/09/programs-postponed.aspxhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2015/January/09/programs-postponed.aspxSioux Falls Parks and Recreation announces changes in hours of operation at Falls Park Visitor Information Center and Overlook Café for the winter seasonFri, 9 Jan 2015 16:29:00 CST Parks & RecreationStructure Fire at 6709 W 14th Pl http://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2015/January/09/structure-fire-14th.aspxhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2015/January/09/structure-fire-14th.aspxAt approximately 11:55 p.m. Sioux Falls Fire Rescue responded to a structure fire at 6709 W 14th Pl. First arriving crews reported smoke showing from a trailer houseFri, 9 Jan 2015 12:19:00 CST Fire RescueUpdated Images: Armed Robbery/Shootinghttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2015/January/05/robbery-shooting.aspxhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2015/January/05/robbery-shooting.aspxAt approximately 1 a.m. on January 5, 2015, officers of the Sioux Falls Police Department were dispatched to 4205 West Valhalla Boulevard for a report of a subject who had been shotFri, 9 Jan 2015 11:59:00 CST Police DepartmentPlows Will Be Entering Residential Streets to Remove Drifting Starting at 1 a.m. on Friday Morning. No Snow Alert Will Be Issued. http://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2015/January/08/plows-entering-residential.aspxhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2015/January/08/plows-entering-residential.aspxAfter surveying city streets this afternoon, the Public Works Street Division has decided to deploy plows to remove drifting on residential streetsThu, 8 Jan 2015 17:05:00 CST Public WorksStreet | Fleet ManagementSnow Alert and Removal InformationSioux Falls Parks and Recreation Community Centers Closing and Programs Postponed http://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2015/January/08/ccs-closed.aspxhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2015/January/08/ccs-closed.aspxSioux Falls Parks and Recreation announces all five community centers will be closing operations at 6 p.m. on Thursday, January 8, 2015, due to a blizzard warningThu, 8 Jan 2015 15:33:00 CST Parks & RecreationOutdoor Ice Rinks Closedhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2015/January/08/rinks-closed.aspxhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2015/January/08/rinks-closed.aspxSioux Falls Parks and Recreation announces that due to a wind chill advisory issued by the National Weather Service, all of its public outdoor ice skating rinks and warming houses will be closed on ThursdayThu, 8 Jan 2015 15:25:00 CST Parks & RecreationGreat Bear Recreation Park Closedhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2015/January/08/gb-closed.aspxhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2015/January/08/gb-closed.aspxGreat Bear Recreation Park will be closed today, Thursday, January 8, 2015, due to a wind chill advisory issued by the National Weather Service and will reopen on Friday, January 9, 2015Thu, 8 Jan 2015 13:04:00 CST Parks & RecreationPreschool Storytime at Siouxland Librarieshttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2015/January/08/preschool-storytime.aspxhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2015/January/08/preschool-storytime.aspxEncourage the love of reading while developing your preschooler’s early literacy skills with Preschool Storytime. This weekly program is filled with stories, rhymes, songs, andThu, 8 Jan 2015 12:50:00 CST Siouxland Libraries - A City/County PartnershipKidsSioux Falls Fire Rescue “Wins” This Year’s Heroes Behind the Badges Blood Drive Competitionhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2015/January/08/sffr-wins.aspxhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2015/January/08/sffr-wins.aspxThe 19th Annual “Heroes Behind the Badges” blood drive event came to a close with a total collection of 739 donationsThu, 8 Jan 2015 10:55:00 CST Fire RescuePolice DepartmentCommunity Development Announces New Neighborhood Position and Neighborhood Awardshttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2015/January/08/cdev-neighb-awards.aspxhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2015/January/08/cdev-neighb-awards.aspxThe City of Sioux Falls is placing a renewed emphasis on neighborhood development in 2015. A new role has been created by the City to prioritize neighborhoodsThu, 8 Jan 2015 09:52:00 CST Community DevelopmentPublic Information Meeting Regarding I-229 and 26th Street Interchangehttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2015/January/08/pub-meet-229-26.aspxhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2015/January/08/pub-meet-229-26.aspxThe South Dakota Department of Transportation (SDDOT), the City of Sioux Falls, and the Sioux Falls Metropolitan Planning Organization will hold a public open house and informationThu, 8 Jan 2015 08:21:00 CST EngineeringSioux Falls Named Fourth Best City in America to Find a Jobhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2015/January/07/sf-4th-best.aspxhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2015/January/07/sf-4th-best.aspxSioux Falls has been named the Fourth Best City to Find a Job in a recent study from the leading personal finance outlet WalletHub.comWed, 7 Jan 2015 15:48:00 CST Community DevelopmentEconomic DevelopmentGreat Bear Recreation Park Closing Earlyhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2015/January/07/gb-closing-early.aspxhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2015/January/07/gb-closing-early.aspxGreat Bear Recreation Park will be closing at 8 p.m. today, Wednesday, January 7, 2015, due to a wind chill advisory issued by the National Weather Service and will reopen on ThursdayWed, 7 Jan 2015 15:17:00 CST Parks & RecreationRenewed Emphasis on Neighborhood Development Will Be Announced at News Conference Thursdayhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2015/January/07/neighb-dev.aspxhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2015/January/07/neighb-dev.aspxNews conference to announce the City of Sioux Falls’ renewed emphasis on neighborhood development Wed, 7 Jan 2015 13:40:00 CST Community DevelopmentGet a Text Instead of a Ticket: Subscribe to Snow Alert Notificationshttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2015/January/07/text-alert.aspxhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2015/January/07/text-alert.aspxBe the first to know each time a snow alert is declared. The City of Sioux Falls offers a text alert service to notify residents of snow alertsWed, 7 Jan 2015 12:52:00 CST Public WorksStreet | Fleet ManagementMissing Juvenilehttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2015/January/07/missing-juvenile.aspxhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2015/January/07/missing-juvenile.aspxThe Sioux Falls Police Department is requesting the public’s assistance in locating a missing juvenile female. Faith McShane was last seen entering Roosevelt High SchoolWed, 7 Jan 2015 10:45:00 CST Police DepartmentOutdoor Ice Rinks Closedhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2015/January/07/rinks-closed.aspxhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2015/January/07/rinks-closed.aspxSioux Falls Parks and Recreation announces that due to a wind chill advisory issued by the National Weather Service, all of its public outdoor ice skating rinks and warming houses willWed, 7 Jan 2015 10:19:00 CST Parks & RecreationBoard Vacancy: Sioux Falls Housing and Redevelopment Commissionhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2015/January/07/board-barc-sfhrc.aspxhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2015/January/07/board-barc-sfhrc.aspxMayor Mike Huether has announced a vacancy to the Sioux Falls Housing and Redevelopment CommissionWed, 7 Jan 2015 10:12:00 CST Mayor's OfficeJoin Parks and Recreation for Day of Winter Wonder, Super Messy Sunday, Snowman Crafting, and Morehttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2015/January/07/pr-coe.aspxhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2015/January/07/pr-coe.aspxBunco | Total Body Conditioning | Day of Winter Wonder | Frosty Frolics Adult Volleyball Tournament | Star Gazing | Super Messy Sunday | Snowman CraftingWed, 7 Jan 2015 09:00:00 CST Parks & RecreationCommunity Centers Closedhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2015/January/06/CC-Closed.aspxhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2015/January/06/CC-Closed.aspxCommunity Centers will be closed on Wednesday, January 7, 2015Tue, 6 Jan 2015 21:43:00 CST Parks & RecreationStreet Construction News 1/6/2015http://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2015/January/06/scn-1-6.aspxhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2015/January/06/scn-1-6.aspxLane Closure – West 26th Street Beginning at 8:30 a.m. on Thursday morning, January 8, 2014Tue, 6 Jan 2015 15:39:00 CST Public WorksEngineeringStreet ConstructionGet Up to Date on Your Vaccinationshttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2015/January/06/vaccinations.aspxhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2015/January/06/vaccinations.aspxIn light of the current measles investigation in nearby Davison County, this is a very good time for people to double-check and make sure that their MMR (measles, mumps, and rubella)Tue, 6 Jan 2015 15:24:00 CST Health DepartmentPublic HealthFalls Community HealthBoard Vacancies: Public Transit Advisory Boardhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2015/January/06/bd-vaca-ptab.aspxhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2015/January/06/bd-vaca-ptab.aspxMayor Mike Huether has announced two vacancies to the Public Transit Advisory Board or PTABTue, 6 Jan 2015 13:14:00 CST Mayor's OfficeSnow Removal Crews Making Great Progress: Zone 3 Scheduled to Be Complete by 2 p.m.http://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2015/January/06/snow-progress.aspxhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2015/January/06/snow-progress.aspxPublic Works Street Division snow removal crews worked throughout the night and are making great progress after yesterday’s snow eventTue, 6 Jan 2015 10:58:00 CST Public WorksStreet | Fleet ManagementSnow Removal Operations Update TODAY 11 a.m.http://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2015/January/06/snow-removal.aspxhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2015/January/06/snow-removal.aspxNews conference to provide an update on last night’s snow removal operations and the effectiveness of snow gates during this snow alertTue, 6 Jan 2015 08:31:00 CST Public WorksStreet | Fleet ManagementSnow Alert = Don't Park on the Streethttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2015/January/05/dont-park-street.aspxhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2015/January/05/dont-park-street.aspxThe City of Sioux Falls asks residents to remove their vehicles from the street during snow alertsMon, 5 Jan 2015 17:27:00 CST Public WorksStreet | Fleet ManagementSnow Alert and Removal InformationPolice DepartmentSnow Alert for the City of Sioux Fallshttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2015/January/05/snow-alert.aspxhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2015/January/05/snow-alert.aspxThe Public Works Street Division has declared a snow alert. Plowing of emergency snow routes began at noon and will continue until routes are clearMon, 5 Jan 2015 15:25:00 CST Snow Alert and Removal InformationStreet | Fleet ManagementPublic WorksPublic ParkingBoard Vacancies: Orpheum Theater Advisory Board of Directorshttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2015/January/05/bd-vaca-otab.aspxhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2015/January/05/bd-vaca-otab.aspxMayor Mike Huether has announced three vacancies to the Orpheum Theater Advisory Board of DirectorsMon, 5 Jan 2015 14:56:00 CST Mayor's OfficeSiouxland Libraries Acquires Gale Courses for Community Educationhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2015/January/05/gale-courses.aspxhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2015/January/05/gale-courses.aspxSiouxland Libraries now offers online courses for updating job skills. Siouxland Libraries’ cardholders can access instructor-led classes from the Siouxland Libraries’ website at no costMon, 5 Jan 2015 14:12:00 CST Siouxland Libraries - A City/County PartnershipOutdoor Ice Rinks Closedhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2015/January/05/rinks-closed.aspxhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2015/January/05/rinks-closed.aspxSioux Falls Parks and Recreation announces due to impending inclement weather, all public outdoor ice skating rinks and warming houses will be closed on Monday January 5, 2015Mon, 5 Jan 2015 12:38:00 CST Parks & RecreationGreat Bear Recreation Park Closed Todayhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2015/January/05/great-bear-closed.aspxhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2015/January/05/great-bear-closed.aspxGreat Bear Recreation Park will be closed today due to inclement weather and will reopen on Tuesday, January 6, 2015, weather permittingMon, 5 Jan 2015 12:27:00 CST Parks & RecreationSioux Falls Parks and Recreation Community Centers Closed and Programs Postponed http://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2015/January/05/ccs-closed.aspxhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2015/January/05/ccs-closed.aspxIn accordance with the Sioux Falls School District’s and Sioux Falls Parks and Recreation’s weather cancellation policy, Sioux Falls Parks and Recreation announces all five communityMon, 5 Jan 2015 12:11:00 CST Parks & RecreationMissing Personhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2015/January/05/missing-person.aspxhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2015/January/05/missing-person.aspxSabrina Marshall is a 20-year-old female who has been missing for three daysMon, 5 Jan 2015 11:50:00 CST Police Department2014 Is One for the Record Books: Building Activity Breaks Three Recordshttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2015/January/05/building-records.aspxhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2015/January/05/building-records.aspxConstruction activity is booming in Sioux Falls, and the final data for the year shows that Sioux Falls building permits broke three different records in 2014Mon, 5 Jan 2015 11:05:00 CST Building ServicesPlanning & Building ServicesPermit Statistics2014 End-of-Year Building Permit Stats Are In! A Record-Breaking Year News Conference on Mondayhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2015/January/02/eoy-permit-stats.aspxhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2015/January/02/eoy-permit-stats.aspxNews conference to announce end-of-year building permit totals for 2014 and preview what’s ahead in 2015Fri, 2 Jan 2015 13:59:00 CST Planning & Building ServicesBuilding ServicesPlanningBoard Vacancy: Board of Historic Preservationhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2015/January/02/bd-vaca-bohp.aspxhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2015/January/02/bd-vaca-bohp.aspxMayor Mike Huether has announced a vacancy to the Board of Historic PreservationFri, 2 Jan 2015 13:22:00 CST Mayor's OfficeShooting at Tuthill Parkhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2015/January/02/shooting-tuthill.aspxhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2015/January/02/shooting-tuthill.aspxOn January 1, 2015, at 10:51 p.m., an officer with the Sioux Falls Police Department was on routine patrol in Tuthill Park at 3500 South Cliff AvenueFri, 2 Jan 2015 10:44:00 CST Police DepartmentNew Year’s Eve Saturation Resultshttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2015/January/02/nye-saturation.aspxhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2015/January/02/nye-saturation.aspxOn December 31, 2014, the Sioux Falls Police Department conducted a saturation with five additional officers focusing on the impaired driverFri, 2 Jan 2015 10:42:00 CST Police DepartmentInjury Accident at 26th Street and Cliff Avenuehttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2015/January/02/accident-26-cliff.aspxhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2015/January/02/accident-26-cliff.aspxOn January 1, 2015, at 3:13 a.m., officers from the Sioux Falls Police Department were dispatched to 26th Street and Cliff Avenue for an accidentFri, 2 Jan 2015 10:38:00 CST Police DepartmentStreet Construction News 12/31/14http://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/12/31/scn-12-31.aspxhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/12/31/scn-12-31.aspxLane Closure – West 26th Street | Lane Closure – Madison StreetWed, 31 Dec 2014 16:43:00 CST Public WorksEngineeringStreet ConstructionJoin Parks and Recreation for Exchange Student 101, T-Shirt Scarves, Bunco, and Morehttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/12/31/pr-coe.aspxhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/12/31/pr-coe.aspxMorning Walking | Play Group | Total Body Conditioning | Exchange Student 101 | T-Shirt Scarves | BuncoWed, 31 Dec 2014 08:23:00 CST Parks & RecreationGreat Bear Recreation Park Tubing Hill Will Open Tomorrowhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/12/30/tubbing-open.aspxhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/12/30/tubbing-open.aspxGreat Bear Recreation Park announces that the Kirby Family Tubing Park will open for the season at 11 a.m. tomorrow, Wednesday, December 31, 2014Tue, 30 Dec 2014 16:29:00 CST Parks & RecreationEmergency Street Closure – Phillips Avenuehttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/12/30/emerg-st-closure-phillips.aspxhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/12/30/emerg-st-closure-phillips.aspxOn Wednesday morning, December 31, 2014, Phillips Avenue will be closed between 12th Street and 13th StreetTue, 30 Dec 2014 16:10:00 CST Public WorksEngineeringStreet ConstructionIce Rinks Open for the Season!http://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/12/30/rinks-open.aspxhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/12/30/rinks-open.aspxSioux Falls Parks and Recreation announces that the six outdoor ice rinks and two hockey rinks will open for the season at 1 p.m. on Wednesday, December 31, 2014, weather permittingTue, 30 Dec 2014 15:28:00 CST Parks & RecreationFrosty Frolics Fun for the Entire Weekend (January 9–11)http://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/12/30/frosty-frolics.aspxhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/12/30/frosty-frolics.aspxJoin Sioux Falls Parks and Recreation as they host Frosty Frolics on January 9–11, 2015, at various sites around the cityTue, 30 Dec 2014 14:25:00 CST Parks & RecreationArmed Robbery—1810 East Rice Street Rice Street Casinohttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/12/30/armed-robbery-rice.aspxhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/12/30/armed-robbery-rice.aspxMetro Communications received a report of an armed robbery at the Rice Street Casino at 1810 East Rice Street at 6:09 p.m. on December 29, 2014Tue, 30 Dec 2014 14:08:00 CST Police DepartmentPlanning Commission Briefing on Tax Increment Financinghttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/12/30/pc-brief-taxes.aspxhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/12/30/pc-brief-taxes.aspxPrior to the monthly Planning Commission public hearing, the City of Sioux Falls Planning Commission will be having a briefing on Tuesday, January 6, 2015, at 12 noonTue, 30 Dec 2014 10:39:00 CST Planning & Building ServicesPlanningZoning DivisionStructure Fire at 5205 South Carrick Avenuehttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/12/29/structure-fire-carrick.aspxhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/12/29/structure-fire-carrick.aspxOn Sunday night, December 28, 2014, at approximately 8:50 p.m., Sioux Falls Fire Rescue responded to a structure fire at 5205 South Carrick AvenueMon, 29 Dec 2014 10:16:00 CST Fire RescueSioux Falls Homicide Investigationhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/12/29/homicide.aspxhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/12/29/homicide.aspxOn December 28, 2014, at 9:19 a.m., officers were dispatched to 1012 West 22nd Street to check the well-being of a male subjectMon, 29 Dec 2014 10:15:00 CST Police DepartmentStructure Fire at 801 North Cleveland Avenuehttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/12/29/structure-fire.aspxhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/12/29/structure-fire.aspxSioux Falls Fire Rescue responded to 801 North Cleveland Avenue for a structure fire. Upon arrival, fire crews found smoke in the first-floor hallway and forced entry into an apartmentMon, 29 Dec 2014 10:13:00 CST Fire RescueCasino Robberyhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/12/29/casino-robbery.aspxhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/12/29/casino-robbery.aspxOn December 28, 2014, at approximately 5:56 p.m., officers were dispatched to an armed robbery that occurred at Rockin Robin’s Casino, 1420 East Tenth StreetMon, 29 Dec 2014 10:11:00 CST Police DepartmentSnow Alert for the City of Sioux Falls - 12/27/2014http://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/12/27/snow-alert.aspxhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/12/27/snow-alert.aspxThe Public Works Street Division has declared a snow alert. Plowing of emergency snow routes began last night and will continue until routes are clearSat, 27 Dec 2014 06:41:00 CST Street | Fleet ManagementSnow Alert and Removal InformationPublic WorksPublic ParkingCasino Robberyhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/12/24/casino-robbery.aspxhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/12/24/casino-robbery.aspxOn December 23, 2014, at 10:32 p.m., Sioux Falls Police were dispatched to 601 West 11th Street for an armed robbery that just occurred at the Lucky Lady CasinoWed, 24 Dec 2014 11:54:00 CST Police Department“Heroes Behind the Badges” Blood Drivehttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/12/24/heros.aspxhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/12/24/heros.aspxOn December 26, 2014, Sioux Falls Fire Rescue and the Sioux Falls Police Department will kick off their 19th annual blood drive competition called “Heroes Behind the Badges”Wed, 24 Dec 2014 11:00:00 CST Fire RescuePolice DepartmentChristmas Tree Drop-Off Sites Open Fridayhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/12/24/tree-drop.aspxhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/12/24/tree-drop.aspxBeginning Friday, December 26, 2014, and continuing through January 18, 2015, the Sioux Falls Regional Sanitary Landfill will offer two sites for residents to drop off their real ChristmasWed, 24 Dec 2014 09:58:00 CST Sanitary LandfillJoin Parks and Recreation for Simple Cooking with Heart, Total Body Conditioning, and Morehttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/12/24/pr-coe.aspxhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/12/24/pr-coe.aspxMorning Walking | Play Group | Simple Cooking with Heart | Morning Walking | Total Body Conditioning | $5 Tubing | Frosty Frolics Kickoff and Fireworks Over the FallsWed, 24 Dec 2014 09:00:00 CST Parks & RecreationPolice Officers and Kids Bowl For Funhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/12/23/po-kids-bowl.aspxhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/12/23/po-kids-bowl.aspxSioux Falls Police Officers will spend an afternoon bowling with underprivileged kids for fun over the winter breakTue, 23 Dec 2014 16:52:00 CST Police DepartmentEmergency Street Closure – South Phillips Avenuehttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/12/23/emerg-st-closure-phillips.aspxhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/12/23/emerg-st-closure-phillips.aspxBeginning Wednesday morning, December 24, 2014, South Phillips Avenue will be closed to through traffic between West 12th Street and West 13th StreetTue, 23 Dec 2014 15:58:00 CST Public WorksEngineeringStreet ConstructionDowntown Railyard Redevelopment Project Updatehttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/12/23/rr-update.aspxhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/12/23/rr-update.aspxSioux Falls Mayor Mike Huether and Public Works Director Mark Cotter presented the following to the citizens of Sioux Falls at a news conference todayTue, 23 Dec 2014 14:38:00 CST Public WorksRail Yard Redevelopment PropertyHealth Department Urges Flu Vaccination in Response to Increases in Illnesshttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/12/23/vaccination.aspxhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/12/23/vaccination.aspxThe flu season is underway and influenza activity in South Dakota has increased to regional levels. The 2014–2015 flu season, which likely will continue into next spring, may be severeTue, 23 Dec 2014 08:55:00 CST Health DepartmentPublic HealthCity Will Provide Update on Railyard Redevelopment Project at News Conference on Tuesdayhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/12/22/railyard-update-presser.aspxhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/12/22/railyard-update-presser.aspxNews conference to provide an update on the railyard redevelopment projectMon, 22 Dec 2014 15:52:00 CST Public WorksCasino Robberyhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/12/22/casino-robbery.aspxhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/12/22/casino-robbery.aspxOn December 21, 2014, at approximately 10:52 p.m., Happy Jack’s Casino, located on East Benson Road, was robbedMon, 22 Dec 2014 14:59:00 CST Police Department