Official Website of the City of Sioux Falls http://www.SiouxFalls.org News Items from SiouxFalls.org Copyright 04/23/2014 City of Sioux Falls, S.D. 5GovernmentLearn More About Your Rights During Fair Housing Monthhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/04/23/fair-hsng-rts.aspxhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/04/23/fair-hsng-rts.aspxThe City of Sioux Falls Community Development Department is set to launch an educational program for Fair Housing AwarenessWed, 23 Apr 2014 10:03:00 CST Community DevelopmentLane Closures at Kiwanis Avenue and 49th Streethttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/04/22/ln-closures-kiwanis-49.aspxhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/04/22/ln-closures-kiwanis-49.aspxBeginning Thursday, April 24, 2014, the outside westbound lane of 49th Street between Elmwood Avenue and the Big Sioux River Bridge will be closed to allow construction crewsTue, 22 Apr 2014 16:51:00 CST Public WorksEngineeringStreet ConstructionKiwanis Avenue Lane Closurehttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/04/22/kiwanis-ln-closure.aspxhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/04/22/kiwanis-ln-closure.aspxStarting at 8:30 a.m. on Wednesday morning, April 23, 2014, construction crews will be working on the sidewalk adjacent to the Kiwanis Avenue northbound lane betweenTue, 22 Apr 2014 16:47:00 CST Public WorksEngineeringStreet ConstructionLane Closure – 12th Streethttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/04/22/12th-ln-closure.aspxhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/04/22/12th-ln-closure.aspxAt 8:30 a.m. on Wednesday morning, April 23, 2014, the outside eastbound lane on 12th Street will be closed east of Kiwanis AvenueTue, 22 Apr 2014 16:40:00 CST Public WorksEngineeringStreet ConstructionTraffic Sign Change Fifth Street and Franklin Avenuehttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/04/22/traffic-sign-change.aspxhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/04/22/traffic-sign-change.aspxOn Wednesday morning, April 23, 2014, there will be a traffic sign change at the intersection of Fifth Street and Franklin AvenueTue, 22 Apr 2014 16:38:00 CST Public WorksEngineeringStreet ConstructionSanitary Sewer Construction in the Vicinity of Madison Street and Dubuque Avenuehttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/04/22/sewer-construction-madison-dubuque.aspxhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/04/22/sewer-construction-madison-dubuque.aspxBeginning Wednesday, April 23, 2014, construction crews will be working in the area between Madison Street and Tahoe Trail to Dubuque Avenue and Tahoe TrailTue, 22 Apr 2014 16:34:00 CST Public WorksEngineeringStreet ConstructionUpcoming Events for Children and Teens at Siouxland Librarieshttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/04/22/ct-events.aspxhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/04/22/ct-events.aspxUpcoming Events for Children and Teens at Siouxland LibrariesTue, 22 Apr 2014 16:16:00 CST Siouxland Libraries - A City/County PartnershipKidsTeensFair Housing Awareness Educational Campaign Kicks Off Tomorrowhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/04/22/ma-fair-housing.aspxhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/04/22/ma-fair-housing.aspxPress conference to announce a City of Sioux Falls Fair Housing educational campaign to educate property owners and tenants on their housing rightsTue, 22 Apr 2014 14:00:00 CST Community DevelopmentSioux Falls Police Conduct Alcohol Compliance Checkhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/04/22/alcohol-ck.aspxhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/04/22/alcohol-ck.aspxOn April 21, 2014, the Sioux Falls Police Department conducted an alcohol compliance check. Twenty-four off-sale businesses were checked, with 22 passingTue, 22 Apr 2014 13:21:00 CST Police DepartmentCubby’s Robberyhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/04/22/cubbys-robbery.aspxhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/04/22/cubbys-robbery.aspxOfficers were dispatched to Cubby’s gas station, 2101 West 49th Street, at 1:09 a.m., reference to a robberyTue, 22 Apr 2014 13:15:00 CST Police DepartmentPublic Works Water Division to Begin Water Main Flushinghttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/04/21/water-main-flushing.aspxhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/04/21/water-main-flushing.aspxBeginning Wednesday, April 23, 2014, Public Works Water Division teams will begin the annual flushing of the City’s fire hydrantsMon, 21 Apr 2014 14:55:00 CST Public WorksWater DivisionMayor Huether Announces Citizen Board Appointmentshttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/04/21/bd-appts.aspxhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/04/21/bd-appts.aspxMayor Mike Huether has announced new citizen board appointments to the following board as approved by the Mayor and City CouncilMon, 21 Apr 2014 13:55:00 CST Mayor's OfficeResponse Officials Kick Off Severe Weather Awareness Weekhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/04/21/severe-weather-week.aspxhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/04/21/severe-weather-week.aspxThe week of April 21‒25 is Severe Weather Awareness Week in South Dakota. Officials from the National Weather Service, Sioux Falls Emergency ManagementMon, 21 Apr 2014 12:35:00 CST Fire RescueEmergency ManagementStructure Fire at 5200 South Oakland Drivehttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/04/21/struc-fire-oakland.aspxhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/04/21/struc-fire-oakland.aspxOn April 20, 2014, at approximately 8:15 p.m., Sioux Falls Fire Rescue responded to a structure fire at 5200 South Oakland AvenueMon, 21 Apr 2014 12:14:00 CST Fire RescueHomicide Investigation Updatehttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/04/21/homicide-investigation.aspxhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/04/21/homicide-investigation.aspxIn the press conference on Thursday, April 17, Chief Doug Barthel and Lincoln County State’s Attorney Tom Wollman asked for the public’s assistance in lookingMon, 21 Apr 2014 12:13:00 CST Police DepartmentBoard Vacancy: Veterans’ Memorial Park Advisory Boardhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/04/21/board-vac.aspxhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/04/21/board-vac.aspxMayor Mike Huether has announced a vacancy to the Veterans’ Memorial Park Advisory BoardMon, 21 Apr 2014 11:08:00 CST Mayor's OfficeLane Closures on 57th Streethttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/04/18/57-ln-closure.aspxhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/04/18/57-ln-closure.aspxBeginning on Tuesday, April 22, 2014, 57th Street between Crossing Place and Old Yankton Circle will be reduced to one lane in each direction to allow constructionFri, 18 Apr 2014 16:47:00 CST Public WorksEngineeringStreet ConstructionSidewalk Construction 37th Street – West of Kiwanis Avenuehttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/04/18/sidewalk-37-w-kiwanis.aspxhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/04/18/sidewalk-37-w-kiwanis.aspxBeginning Monday, April 21, 2014, construction crews will be working on 37th Street west of Kiwanis AvenueFri, 18 Apr 2014 16:45:00 CST Public WorksEngineeringStreet ConstructionStreet Repairs on West 12th Street Between Discovery Avenue and Sertoma Avenuehttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/04/18/12-repairs.aspxhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/04/18/12-repairs.aspxBeginning Monday, April 21, 2014, concrete repairs will begin in the eastbound lanes of West 12th Street near Discovery Avenue. Eastbound traffic will be restricted to one laneFri, 18 Apr 2014 16:42:00 CST Public WorksEngineeringStreet ConstructionPOSTPONED - Street Repairs Technology Drive and Valhalla Boulevardhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/04/18/posponed-reps-tech-valh.aspxhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/04/18/posponed-reps-tech-valh.aspxStreet Repairs Technology Drive and Valhalla Boulevard POSTPONED Fri, 18 Apr 2014 16:38:00 CST Public WorksEngineeringStreet ConstructionMayor Huether Announces Citizen Board Appointmentshttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/04/18/bd-appts.aspxhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/04/18/bd-appts.aspxMayor Mike Huether has announced new citizen board appointments to the following boards as approved by the Mayor and City CouncilFri, 18 Apr 2014 13:49:00 CST Mayor's OfficeEmergency Street Closure – Sixth Streethttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/04/18/street-closure.aspxhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/04/18/street-closure.aspxStarting immediately, Sixth Street will be closed from Blauvelt Avenue to Wayland Avenue. City crews will be repairing a service leak on Sixth StreetFri, 18 Apr 2014 12:02:00 CST Street ConstructionCelebrate Earth Day: Free Mercury Thermometer Exchange at the Household Hazardous Waste Facilityhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/04/18/earth-day.aspxhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/04/18/earth-day.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 homeFri, 18 Apr 2014 09:43:00 CST EnvironmentalPublic WorksSevere Weather Awareness Week Briefinghttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/04/18/severe-weather.aspxhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/04/18/severe-weather.aspxNews conference to provide severe weather training and warning information to the publicFri, 18 Apr 2014 09:02:00 CST Fire RescueEmergency ManagementSand Volleyball League Registration Now Open! http://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/04/17/sand-vb-regs.aspxhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/04/17/sand-vb-regs.aspxSioux Falls Parks and Recreation announces that Sand Volleyball League registration is now open for women and coed teamsThu, 17 Apr 2014 16:35:00 CST Parks & RecreationStreet Repairs Technology Drive and Valhalla Boulevardhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/04/17/st-reps-tech-valhalla.aspxhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/04/17/st-reps-tech-valhalla.aspxBeginning Monday, April 21, 2014, concrete repairs will begin at the intersection of Technology Drive and Valhalla BoulevardThu, 17 Apr 2014 16:25:00 CST Public WorksEngineeringStreet ConstructionStreet Repairs on West 12th Street Carolyn Avenue to Kiwanis Avenuehttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/04/17/12-repairs.aspxhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/04/17/12-repairs.aspxThe start of the concrete repair project on West 12th Street, from Carolyn Avenue to Kiwanis Avenue, has been rescheduled for Monday, April 21, 2014Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:21:00 CST Public WorksEngineeringStreet ConstructionLane Closure – Main Avenuehttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/04/17/ln-closure-main.aspxhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/04/17/ln-closure-main.aspxIn the early afternoon of April 17, 2014, the right southbound lane on Main Avenue will be closed between Ninth Street and Tenth StreetThu, 17 Apr 2014 16:18:00 CST Public WorksEngineeringStreet ConstructionLane Closure – Minnesota Avenuehttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/04/17/ln-closure-mn.aspxhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/04/17/ln-closure-mn.aspxOn Monday morning, April 21, 2014, the outside northbound lane on Minnesota Avenue will be closed north of Batcheller LaneThu, 17 Apr 2014 16:16:00 CST Public WorksEngineeringStreet ConstructionStreet Closure – National Avenuehttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/04/17/national-st-closure.aspxhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/04/17/national-st-closure.aspxOn Monday morning, April 21, 2014, National Avenue will be closed to through traffic between 54th Street North and 57th Street NorthThu, 17 Apr 2014 16:14:00 CST Public WorksEngineeringStreet ConstructionLane Closure – Minnesota Avenuehttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/04/17/minn-ln-closure.aspxhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/04/17/minn-ln-closure.aspxAt 8:30 a.m. on Monday morning, April 21, 2014, the outside northbound lane on Minnesota Avenue will be closed north of 11th StreetThu, 17 Apr 2014 16:11:00 CST Public WorksEngineeringStreet ConstructionPavement Joint Repairs 41st Street and Sertoma Avenuehttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/04/17/jt-reps-41-sertoma.aspxhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/04/17/jt-reps-41-sertoma.aspxStarting Thursday afternoon, April 17, 2014, pavement joint repair work along Sertoma Avenue, north of 41st Street, will move from the east side of Sertoma Avenue to the west sideThu, 17 Apr 2014 16:08:00 CST Public WorksEngineeringStreet ConstructionHomicide Investigationhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/04/17/homicide-investigation.aspxhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/04/17/homicide-investigation.aspxA 53-year-old woman was murdered on April 16, 2014, at 5605 West Misty Glen Place in southwest Sioux FallsThu, 17 Apr 2014 14:00:00 CST Police DepartmentCitizen Boards Provide Opportunities for Residents to Serve Their Communityhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/04/17/citizen-boards.aspxhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/04/17/citizen-boards.aspxThe City of Sioux Falls has established a variety of boards and commissions that provide citizens with opportunities to use their talents to benefit our communityThu, 17 Apr 2014 11:21:00 CST Mayor's OfficeMayor Appointed Citizen Boards, Commissions, and CommitteesWork Along Bike Trailhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/04/17/work-bike-trail.aspxhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/04/17/work-bike-trail.aspxBeginning today, Thursday, April 17, 2014, construction crews will begin work along the bike trail within Yankton Trail ParkThu, 17 Apr 2014 09:44:00 CST EngineeringParks & RecreationBike Riding and TrailsShape Places Endorsed by Citizenshttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/04/16/shape-places-endorsed.aspxhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/04/16/shape-places-endorsed.aspxOn Tuesday, April 8, 2014, The Shape Places Zoning Ordinance earned 65 percent support. On Tuesday, April 15, City Council canvased the election resultsWed, 16 Apr 2014 15:47:00 CST Planning & Building ServicesPlanningZoning DivisionServing Alongside Local Government: Citizen Boards News Conference Tomorrowhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/04/16/citizen-bd-nc.aspxhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/04/16/citizen-bd-nc.aspxServing Alongside Local Government: Citizen Boards News Conference Tomorrow at 11 a.m.Wed, 16 Apr 2014 15:00:00 CST Mayor's OfficePublic Invited to Attend Free Severe Weather Awareness Traininghttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/04/16/sev-weath-training.aspxhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/04/16/sev-weath-training.aspxAs part of Severe Weather Awareness Week activities, the National Weather Service and Emergency Management offices from Minnehaha County, Lincoln County, and the CityWed, 16 Apr 2014 14:12:00 CST Emergency ManagementParks and Recreation Receives Grant Funding to Improve Recycling Efforts in the Park Systemhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/04/16/grant-improve-recyc.aspxhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/04/16/grant-improve-recyc.aspxSioux Falls Parks and Recreation has received $10,000 from the South Dakota Department of Environment and Natural Resources to promote and improve recycling receptaclesWed, 16 Apr 2014 13:42:00 CST EnvironmentalParks & RecreationUpcoming Events for Adults at Siouxland Librarieshttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/04/16/events-adults-library.aspxhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/04/16/events-adults-library.aspxThis free seminar for first-time homebuyers provides information on the home purchasing process from start to finish, including goal settingWed, 16 Apr 2014 12:38:00 CST Siouxland Libraries - A City/County PartnershipJoin Sioux Falls Parks and Recreation for Muffins with Mommy, Tours, and Morehttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/04/16/muffins-mommy.aspxhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/04/16/muffins-mommy.aspxCome relax with mom and enjoy a muffin with juice for breakfast. When you’re done, work together on a beautiful springtime floral wreath made with foamiesWed, 16 Apr 2014 11:51:00 CST Parks & RecreationReminder: Are Our Goals Your Goals? Let Us Know at the 2025 Downtown Plan Community Meetinghttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/04/16/goals-2025-dt.aspxhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/04/16/goals-2025-dt.aspxSioux Falls residents are encouraged to participate in the 2025 Downtown Plan Community Meeting on Thursday, April 17, 2014, from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m.Wed, 16 Apr 2014 08:58:00 CST Kiwanis Avenue Construction http://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/04/15/kiwanis-construct.aspxhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/04/15/kiwanis-construct.aspxStarting on Thursday, April 17, 2014, at 7 a.m., construction crews will begin grinding pavement for permanent pavement markingsTue, 15 Apr 2014 16:49:00 CST Public WorksEngineeringStreet ConstructionLane Closure – Cliff Avenuehttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/04/15/cliff-ln-closure.aspxhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/04/15/cliff-ln-closure.aspxAt 9 a.m. on Wednesday morning, April 16, 2014, the outside northbound lane will be closed on Cliff Avenue between 16th Street and Prospect StreetTue, 15 Apr 2014 16:48:00 CST Public WorksEngineeringStreet ConstructionUpcoming Events for Children and Teens at Siouxland Librarieshttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/04/15/ct-eoc-lib.aspxhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/04/15/ct-eoc-lib.aspxUpcoming Events for Children and Teens at Siouxland LibrariesTue, 15 Apr 2014 15:36:00 CST Siouxland Libraries - A City/County PartnershipKidsTeensSioux Area Metro Offers Free Rides for Earth Dayhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/04/15/free-ride-earth-day.aspxhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/04/15/free-ride-earth-day.aspxTo celebrate Earth Day this year, the Public Works Environmental Division has teamed up with Sioux Area Metro (SAM) to offer free rides on fixed routes (1‒25) all daylong on TuesdayTue, 15 Apr 2014 15:27:00 CST EnvironmentalSioux Area MetroParks Recycle—Do You? News Conference Tomorrowhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/04/15/pks-recyc-presser.aspxhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/04/15/pks-recyc-presser.aspxNews conference to announce improvements planned for the recycling program in the park system and a grant the City of Sioux Falls received to go toward the improvements Tue, 15 Apr 2014 14:18:00 CST Parks & RecreationPut Your Snow Shovels Away and Get Your Lawn Mowers Ready!http://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/04/15/shovel-away.aspxhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/04/15/shovel-away.aspxThe Property Maintenance Division of the City’s Building Services office is responsible for enforcing the ordinances related to sidewalk snow removalTue, 15 Apr 2014 09:35:00 CST Planning & Building ServicesProperty MaintenanceCode EnforcementEmergency Street Closure Yeager Road from 26th Street to Interstate 229 Rampshttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/04/15/em-street-yeager.aspxhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/04/15/em-street-yeager.aspxStarting immediately, Yeager Road will be closed from 26th Street to the southbound Interstate 229 rampsTue, 15 Apr 2014 09:17:00 CST Street ConstructionEngineeringPublic WorksRevised Start Date for Street Repairs on West 12th Street from Carolyn Avenue to Kiwanis Avenuehttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/04/14/rev-start-dates.aspxhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/04/14/rev-start-dates.aspxThe start of the concrete repair project on West 12th Street from Carolyn Avenue to Kiwanis Avenue has been rescheduled for Monday, April 21, 2014Mon, 14 Apr 2014 16:38:00 CST Public WorksEngineeringStreet ConstructionEmergency Lane Closure – Madison Streethttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/04/14/em-ln-closure-madison.aspxhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/04/14/em-ln-closure-madison.aspxOn Monday morning, April 14, 2014, the outside westbound lane on Madison Street will be closed at Vail DriveMon, 14 Apr 2014 13:24:00 CST Public WorksEngineeringStreet ConstructionThree New Sponsor Partners for the Denny Sanford PREMIER Center Announcedhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/04/14/3-ec-sponsors.aspxhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/04/14/3-ec-sponsors.aspxThe City of Sioux Falls and SMG have reached agreements with three companies to be official marketing partners of the new Denny Sanford PREMIER CenterMon, 14 Apr 2014 12:37:00 CST Community DevelopmentStolen Vehicle—Accidenthttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/04/14/stolen-vehicle.aspxhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/04/14/stolen-vehicle.aspxOn April 11, 2014, at about 2 p.m., a 2001 Dodge Dakota pickup, four-door, red in color, was reported stolen from the 300 block of West 25th StreetMon, 14 Apr 2014 12:22:00 CST Police DepartmentBoard Vacancy: Mechanical Board of Appeals and Examinershttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/04/14/board-vac-mboa.aspxhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/04/14/board-vac-mboa.aspxMayor Mike Huether has announced an upcoming vacancy to the Mechanical Board of Appeals and ExaminersMon, 14 Apr 2014 11:38:00 CST Mayor's Office41st Street and Theodore Avenue Closurehttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/04/11/theodore-41-closure.aspxhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/04/11/theodore-41-closure.aspxStarting Monday, April 14, 2014, the intersection of 41st Street and Theodore Avenue will be closed to trafficFri, 11 Apr 2014 16:40:00 CST Public WorksEngineeringStreet ConstructionSioux Area Metro (SAM) to Expand Routes and Service Hours on Monday, April 14, 2014http://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/04/11/sam-expand-routes.aspxhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/04/11/sam-expand-routes.aspxOn Monday, April 14, 2014, Sioux Area Metro (SAM) will expand routes, bus frequency, and service hours on the following bus routesFri, 11 Apr 2014 15:44:00 CST Sioux Area MetroFixed Route ServicePress Conference for Projects NICE and KEEPhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/04/11/nice-keep-presser.aspxhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/04/11/nice-keep-presser.aspxA program overview and the announcement of the 2014 Projects NICE and KEEP neighborhoods Fri, 11 Apr 2014 15:01:00 CST Health DepartmentPublic HealthLeave 15 Minutes Early Monday Morning: Street Construction Ramps Up in All Areas of the Cityhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/04/11/leave-early-mon.aspxhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/04/11/leave-early-mon.aspxDrivers should leave 15 minutes early Monday morning. Construction will begin on Monday, April 14, 2014, for three major road improvement projects in Sioux FallsFri, 11 Apr 2014 13:29:00 CST Public WorksEngineeringStreet ConstructionBoard Vacancies: Disability Awareness Commissionhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/04/11/board-vac-dac.aspxhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/04/11/board-vac-dac.aspxMayor Mike Huether has announced two upcoming vacancies to the Disability Awareness Commission (DAC). The DAC is an extension of the Human Relations CommissionFri, 11 Apr 2014 12:51:00 CST Mayor's OfficeA Chance to Shine Again: Nominations Requested for Mayor’s Historic Preservation Awardhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/04/11/historic-preservation-award.aspxhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/04/11/historic-preservation-award.aspxMay is National Historic Preservation Month. In recognition of this event, Mayor Mike Huether and the Board of Historic Preservation request nominationsFri, 11 Apr 2014 12:44:00 CST PlanningPolice Department Retirement Celebration and Promotion Announcement on Fridayhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/04/11/police-retirement.aspxhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/04/11/police-retirement.aspxSupport Services Section Commander Lieutenant Jerome Miller will retire on Friday, April 11, 2014, after 25 years of service to the citizens of Sioux FallsFri, 11 Apr 2014 12:00:00 CST Police DepartmentPavement Joint Repairs 41st Street and Sertoma Avenuehttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/04/10/41-sertoma-jt-reps.aspxhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/04/10/41-sertoma-jt-reps.aspxStarting Sunday, April 13, 2014, pavement joint repair work east of Sertoma Avenue will move along 41st Street from the south side of the roadway to the north side of the roadwayThu, 10 Apr 2014 16:45:00 CST Public WorksEngineeringStreet ConstructionSixth Street Lane Closureshttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/04/10/6th-ln-closures.aspxhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/04/10/6th-ln-closures.aspxAt 7 a.m. on Saturday morning, April 12, 2014, crews will begin to clean and line sanitary sewer on Sixth Street, east of Phillips AvenueThu, 10 Apr 2014 16:44:00 CST Public WorksEngineeringStreet Construction12th Street and Western Avenue Lane Closureshttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/04/10/12-western-ln-closure.aspxhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/04/10/12-western-ln-closure.aspxAt 7 p.m. on Monday evening, April 14, 2014, crews will begin work to clean and line sanitary sewer on Western Avenue from 13th Street to 12th StreetThu, 10 Apr 2014 16:37:00 CST Public WorksEngineeringStreet Construction41st Street Sanitary Sewer Rehabilitationhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/04/10/41sani-rehab.aspxhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/04/10/41sani-rehab.aspxOn Sunday, April 13, 2014, crews will begin to clean and line sanitary sewer along 41st Street east of Louise AvenueThu, 10 Apr 2014 16:35:00 CST Public WorksEngineeringStreet ConstructionIn-Field Press Meet Tomorrow to Discuss Monday’s Major Street Construction Startshttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/04/10/st-construction-presser.aspxhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/04/10/st-construction-presser.aspxIn-Field Press Meet Tomorrow to Discuss Monday’s Major Street Construction StartsThu, 10 Apr 2014 13:38:00 CST Public WorksEngineeringStreet ConstructionStreet Sweeping Crews Out in Full Forcehttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/04/10/street-sweeping.aspxhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/04/10/street-sweeping.aspxThe Public Works Street Division currently has three crews sweeping city streets. The city has been divided into sweeping districts so that crews can coverThu, 10 Apr 2014 11:53:00 CST Public WorksBoard Vacancies: Airport Authority Boardhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/04/10/board-vac-airport.aspxhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/04/10/board-vac-airport.aspxMayor Mike Huether has announced two upcoming vacancies to the Airport Authority BoardThu, 10 Apr 2014 10:17:00 CST Mayor's OfficeStreet Closure – Phillips Avenuehttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/04/09/phillips-st-closure.aspxhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/04/09/phillips-st-closure.aspxAfter midnight on Friday morning, April 11, 2014, Phillips Avenue will be closed to through traffic between 11th Street and 12th StreetWed, 9 Apr 2014 16:36:00 CST Public WorksEngineeringStreet ConstructionPavement Joint Repairs 41st Street and Sertoma Avenuehttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/04/09/jt-repairs-41-sertoma.aspxhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/04/09/jt-repairs-41-sertoma.aspxStarting Wednesday, April 9, 2014, pavement joint repair work will begin at the north leg of the intersection of 41st Street and Sertoma AvenueWed, 9 Apr 2014 16:34:00 CST Public WorksEngineeringStreet ConstructionWestern Avenue Traffic Control http://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/04/09/western-traffic-control.aspxhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/04/09/western-traffic-control.aspxAt 8:30 a.m. on Thursday morning, April 10, 2014, crews will begin to clean and line sanitary sewer on Western Avenue between 15th Street and 12th StreetWed, 9 Apr 2014 16:31:00 CST Public WorksEngineeringStreet ConstructionBoard Vacancies: Parks and Recreation Boardhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/04/09/bd-vaca-pr.aspxhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/04/09/bd-vaca-pr.aspxMayor Mike Huether has announced two upcoming vacancies to the Sioux Falls Parks and Recreation BoardWed, 9 Apr 2014 16:21:00 CST Mayor's OfficeSee Helicopter Landing, Live Fire, and EMS Training at Press Meet Tomorrowhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/04/09/helie-presser.aspxhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/04/09/helie-presser.aspxSee Helicopter Landing, Live Fire, and EMS Training at Press Meet TomorrowWed, 9 Apr 2014 14:26:00 CST Fire RescueJoin Sioux Falls Parks and Recreation for Yappy Hour, Pickleball, Dodgeball, and Morehttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/04/09/yappy-hour.aspxhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/04/09/yappy-hour.aspxJoin Sioux Falls Parks and Recreation for Yappy Hour, Pickleball, Dodgeball, and MoreWed, 9 Apr 2014 13:28:00 CST Parks & RecreationSioux Falls Arts Council Names Nan Baker Director and Cultural Plan Seeks Public Inputhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/04/09/arts-public-input.aspxhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/04/09/arts-public-input.aspxNan Baker was appointed full-time executive director of the Sioux Falls Arts Council at its April 1 meetingWed, 9 Apr 2014 13:19:00 CST Mayor's OfficeMayor Appointed Citizen Boards, Commissions, and CommitteesStoryland Children’s Theatre Auditions http://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/04/09/storyland-theatre.aspxhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/04/09/storyland-theatre.aspxTwo female and two male performers, 16 years and older, are needed for the summer Storyland Children’s Theatre program sponsored by Sioux Falls Parks and RecreationWed, 9 Apr 2014 12:29:00 CST Parks & RecreationMissing Person Foundhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/04/09/found-missing-person.aspxhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/04/09/found-missing-person.aspxNadine Richter was located in McCook County. She is alive and was brought back to Sioux Falls. Thank you for your assistance in getting the information outWed, 9 Apr 2014 12:19:00 CST Police DepartmentCrews to Begin Litter Pickup Along Interstate System Next Weekhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/04/08/litter-pickup.aspxhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/04/08/litter-pickup.aspxThe South Dakota Department of Transportation will begin picking up litter and other items from the interstate right-of-way in Sioux Falls on Monday, April 14, 2014Tue, 8 Apr 2014 15:46:00 CST Public WorksBoard Vacancies: Zoning Board of Adjustmenthttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/04/08/bd-vaca-zboa.aspxhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/04/08/bd-vaca-zboa.aspxMayor Mike Huether has announced three upcoming vacancies to the Zoning Board of AdjustmentTue, 8 Apr 2014 13:18:00 CST Mayor's OfficeSioux Falls First Annual AED Art Contesthttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/04/07/aed-art-content.aspxhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/04/07/aed-art-content.aspxWe are calling artists of all levels to submit their designs for enhancing the visibility and awareness of Public Access Defibrillators (PAD), also known as AutomaticMon, 7 Apr 2014 15:53:00 CST Fire RescueStreet Repairs on West 12th Street Carolyn Avenue to Kiwanis Avenuehttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/04/07/repairs-12-carolyn-kiwanis.aspxhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/04/07/repairs-12-carolyn-kiwanis.aspxBeginning Monday, April 14, 2014, concrete repairs will begin on West 12th Street from Carolyn Avenue to Kiwanis AvenueMon, 7 Apr 2014 14:55:00 CST Public WorksEngineeringStreet ConstructionStreet Closure – Main Avenuehttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/04/07/main-st-closure.aspxhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/04/07/main-st-closure.aspxAt 8:30 a.m. on Wednesday morning, April 9, 2014, Main Avenue will be closed between Second Street and Third StreetMon, 7 Apr 2014 14:53:00 CST Public WorksEngineeringStreet ConstructionBenson Road Lane Closureshttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/04/07/benson-ln-closures.aspxhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/04/07/benson-ln-closures.aspxBeginning on Wednesday, April 9, 2014, construction crews will resume work on Benson Road from Career Avenue to Marion RoadMon, 7 Apr 2014 14:51:00 CST Public WorksEngineeringStreet ConstructionPublic Health: Start Here is Theme for 2014 National Public Health Weekhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/04/07/public-health.aspxhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/04/07/public-health.aspxEvery year in the United States, seven out of ten deaths are due to preventable chronic diseases such as diabetes and heart diseaseMon, 7 Apr 2014 13:03:00 CST Health DepartmentBoard Vacancy: Public Transit Advisory Boardhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/04/07/board-vac-ptab.aspxhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/04/07/board-vac-ptab.aspxMayor Mike Huether has announced a vacancy to the Public Transit Advisory Board or PTABMon, 7 Apr 2014 11:58:00 CST Mayor's OfficeStructure Fire at 1901 South Menlo Avenuehttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/04/07/structure-fire.aspxhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/04/07/structure-fire.aspxOn Sunday morning, April 6, 2014, around 10:40 a.m., Sioux Falls Fire Rescue responded to the report of a structure fire at 1901 South Menlo AvenueMon, 7 Apr 2014 09:46:00 CST Fire RescueLane Closures – Kiwanis Avenuehttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/04/04/lane-closures-kiwanis.aspxhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/04/04/lane-closures-kiwanis.aspxAt 8:30 a.m. on Tuesday morning, April 8, 2014, various temporary northbound lane closures will occur on Kiwanis Avenue just south of 12th StreetFri, 4 Apr 2014 16:40:00 CST Public WorksEngineeringStreet ConstructionLane Closure – Minnesota Avenuehttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/04/04/ln-closure-minn.aspxhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/04/04/ln-closure-minn.aspxAt 8:30 a.m. on Monday morning, April 7, 2014, the outside northbound lane on Minnesota Avenue will be closed north of 11th StreetFri, 4 Apr 2014 16:38:00 CST Public WorksEngineeringStreet ConstructionWestern Avenue Traffic Controlhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/04/04/traffic-control-western.aspxhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/04/04/traffic-control-western.aspxAt 8:30 a.m. on Monday morning, April 7, 2014, crews will begin to clean and line sanitary sewer pipe along Western Avenue between 13th Street and 14th StreetFri, 4 Apr 2014 16:35:00 CST Public WorksEngineeringStreet ConstructionLane Closure – Kiwanis Avenuehttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/04/04/kiwanis-ln-closure.aspxhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/04/04/kiwanis-ln-closure.aspxAt 8:30 a.m. on Monday morning, April 7, 2014, the southbound lane on Kiwanis Avenue will be closed south of 41st StreetFri, 4 Apr 2014 16:33:00 CST Public WorksEngineeringStreet ConstructionBoard Vacancies: Building Board of Appealshttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/04/04/bd-vaca-bboa.aspxhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/04/04/bd-vaca-bboa.aspxMayor Mike Huether has announced three upcoming vacancies to the Building Board of AppealsFri, 4 Apr 2014 14:04:00 CST Mayor's OfficeFinancial Management Software Leads Innovation in City Governmenthttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/04/04/financial-man-software.aspxhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/04/04/financial-man-software.aspxJanuary 2014 was not only the start to a new fiscal year for the City of Sioux Falls but also the “go-live” date for the City’s new financial management software systemFri, 4 Apr 2014 11:30:00 CST FinanceMissing Person Located, Safehttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/04/04/missing-person.aspxhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/04/04/missing-person.aspxThe Sioux Falls Police Department would like to thank the public for their assistance in locating Natasha McBride.Fri, 4 Apr 2014 08:00:00 CST Police DepartmentAbsentee Voting on Saturdayhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/04/04/absentee-voting.aspxhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/04/04/absentee-voting.aspxResidents will be able to absentee vote for the City of Sioux Falls Municipal/School Board Election on Saturday, April 5, 2014, from 8:00 a.m.Fri, 4 Apr 2014 07:58:00 CST Election Information2014 ElectionSioux Falls Taxpayers Enjoy Some of the Lowest Taxes in the Countryhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/04/03/low-taxes.aspxhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/04/03/low-taxes.aspxSioux Falls was named on a list of the five cities in the nation with the lowest tax burdenThu, 3 Apr 2014 15:25:00 CST FinanceEfficiency in Local Government: Financial Management Software News Conference Tomorrowhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/04/03/efficiency-presser.aspxhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/04/03/efficiency-presser.aspxEfficiency in Local Government: Financial Management Software News Conference TomorrowThu, 3 Apr 2014 14:26:00 CST FinanceSioux Falls Parks and Recreation Community Centers Closed and Programs Postponedhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/04/03/ccs-closed.aspxhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/04/03/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 announcesThu, 3 Apr 2014 13:11:00 CST Parks & RecreationBeal Distributing Is a ‘Signature Partner’ Sponsor at the Denny Sanford PREMIER Centerhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/04/03/beal-sig-partner.aspxhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/04/03/beal-sig-partner.aspxThe City of Sioux Falls and SMG have reached an agreement with Beal Distributing, Inc. (Anheuser-Busch) to be an official Signature Partner sponsorThu, 3 Apr 2014 10:28:00 CST Community DevelopmentDenny Sanford PREMIER CenterSioux Falls Named No. 1 in Wallet Wellness, No. 2 in Lowest Commute Timehttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/04/02/no-1-2.aspxhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/04/02/no-1-2.aspxSioux Falls has been ranked the No. 1 city for Wallet Wellness out of the 150 largest cities in the United StatesWed, 2 Apr 2014 16:21:00 CST Official Website of the City of Sioux FallsMore Than 7,500 People Visit the Denny Sanford PREMIER Center for Public Sneak Peekshttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/04/02/7500-visits.aspxhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/04/02/7500-visits.aspxMore than 7,500 Sioux Falls visitors and residents stepped inside the Denny Sanford PREMIER Center during eight weekends of public sneak peek opportunitiesWed, 2 Apr 2014 14:57:00 CST Denny Sanford PREMIER Center