Official Website of the City of Sioux Falls http://www.SiouxFalls.org News Items from SiouxFalls.org Copyright 11/01/2014 City of Sioux Falls, S.D. 5GovernmentDog Bitehttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/10/31/dog-bite.aspxhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/10/31/dog-bite.aspxThe Sioux Falls Police Department is asking for the public’s assistance in locating a chocolate Labrador retriever dog that bit a 4-year-old childFri, 31 Oct 2014 15:53:00 CST Police DepartmentPolice Officers Handing Out Treats to Kids at the Fourth Annual Stickers and Snickers Eventhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/10/30/stickers-snickers.aspxhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/10/30/stickers-snickers.aspxSioux Falls Police Officers and South Dakota Highway Patrol Troopers will hand out candy to children who are trick or treating during the Fourth Annual Stickers and Snickers EventThu, 30 Oct 2014 16:54:00 CST Police DepartmentOctober Alcohol Compliance Checkhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/10/30/alcohol-compliance.aspxhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/10/30/alcohol-compliance.aspxOn October 30, 2014, the Sioux Falls Police Department conducted an alcohol compliance check of 25 off-sale businesses in the city. Of the 25 business checked, 24 passedThu, 30 Oct 2014 16:22:00 CST Police DepartmentPaint the Plows Student Artwork Will Be Used With Disclaimerhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/10/30/artwork-disclaimer.aspxhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/10/30/artwork-disclaimer.aspxCity of Sioux Falls officials have decided a path to move forward regarding student-created artwork on City-owned snowplowsThu, 30 Oct 2014 15:28:00 CST City AttorneysNews Conference Today to Provide Update on Paint the Plows Student Artworkhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/10/30/paint-plow-presser.aspxhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/10/30/paint-plow-presser.aspxNews conference to provide update on Paint the Plows student artwork Thu, 30 Oct 2014 11:31:00 CST Official Website of the City of Sioux FallsStreet Construction News 10/30/14http://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/10/30/scn-10-30.aspxhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/10/30/scn-10-30.aspxStreet Closure – Lancaster Drive | Street Closure - Ninth Street Thu, 30 Oct 2014 08:39:00 CST Public WorksEngineeringStreet ConstructionPublic Works Water Reclamation Division Recognized Nationally for Their Research With SDSUhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/10/29/water-rec-recognized.aspxhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/10/29/water-rec-recognized.aspxThe Water Environment Federation featured the Public Works Water Reclamation Division in their October 2014 edition of WE&T MagazineWed, 29 Oct 2014 14:55:00 CST Public WorksWater ReclamationHalloween Safety Tips from Sioux Falls Fire Rescuehttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/10/29/halloween-safety.aspxhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/10/29/halloween-safety.aspxSioux Falls Fire Rescue would like to share some important safety tips to keep in mind this Halloween to help keep children safeWed, 29 Oct 2014 10:56:00 CST Fire RescueStampede to the Libraryhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/10/29/stampede.aspxhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/10/29/stampede.aspxChildren and their families will have the opportunity to meet Sioux Falls Stampede hockey players when they visit the Main Library at 7 p.m. on Tuesday, November 4, 2014Wed, 29 Oct 2014 09:55:00 CST Siouxland Libraries - A City/County PartnershipKidsJoin Parks and Recreation for Card Night for Singles, Ninja Warriors in Training, Senior Bowling Outing, and Morehttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/10/29/coe-parks.aspxhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/10/29/coe-parks.aspxCard Night for Singles | Ninja Warriors in Training | Senior Bowling Outing | Make Your Own Hula HoopWed, 29 Oct 2014 09:03:00 CST Parks & RecreationSioux Falls Named on Money Magazine’s List of the Nine Great Places to Retirehttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/10/29/sf-great-retire.aspxhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/10/29/sf-great-retire.aspxSioux Falls has been named one of Money magazine’s Nine Great Places to Retire. Sioux Falls was listed as a runner up in the category of Best Place to Keep Costs LowWed, 29 Oct 2014 09:00:00 CST Official Website of the City of Sioux FallsUpcoming Events for Children and Teens at Siouxland Librarieshttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/10/29/coe-library.aspxhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/10/29/coe-library.aspxMovement and Music | Draw Some Awesome | Teenagents Tuesday: Choose Your Own Library AdventureWed, 29 Oct 2014 08:44:00 CST Siouxland Libraries - A City/County PartnershipKidsTeensMayor Huether Signs Best Cities for Successful Aging Mayor’s Pledgehttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/10/28/successful-aging.aspxhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/10/28/successful-aging.aspxMayor Mike Huether recently pledged to help improve residents’ lives across the age spectrum by signing the Milken Institute’s Best Cities for Successful Aging Mayor’s PledgeTue, 28 Oct 2014 13:44:00 CST Mayor's OfficeMissing Person Updatehttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/10/28/missing-person.aspxhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/10/28/missing-person.aspxDuane Koller Has been located safe on 10/28/2014Tue, 28 Oct 2014 11:32:00 CST Police Department2015 ArtAbility Call for Arthttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/10/28/2015-artability.aspxhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/10/28/2015-artability.aspxThe Sioux Falls Mayor’s Disability Awareness Commission (DAC) announces the 2015 ArtAbility call for art, an art exhibit that the DAC hosts for local artists with disabilities to showTue, 28 Oct 2014 11:23:00 CST Human RelationsPlanning Commission Briefing on Guiding Principleshttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/10/28/pc-briefing-guiding-principles.aspxhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/10/28/pc-briefing-guiding-principles.aspxPrior to the monthly Planning Commission public hearing, the City of Sioux Falls Planning Commission will be having a briefing on Tuesday, November 4, 2014, at 12 noonTue, 28 Oct 2014 09:47:00 CST Planning & Building ServicesPlanningZoning DivisionNaNoWriMo Writers Invited to Write-In at Siouxland Librarieshttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/10/28/NaNoWriMo.aspxhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/10/28/NaNoWriMo.aspxWriters all around the world are sharpening their pencils and charging their laptops to challenge themselves to write a 50,000-word novel during National Novel Writing Month (NaNoWriMo)Tue, 28 Oct 2014 08:55:00 CST Siouxland Libraries - A City/County PartnershipFood for Fines at Siouxland Librarieshttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/10/27/food-4-fines.aspxhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/10/27/food-4-fines.aspxSiouxland Libraries will kick off Food for Fines on October 30Mon, 27 Oct 2014 10:54:00 CST Siouxland Libraries - A City/County PartnershipParks and Recreation Master Plan Public Meeting on October 29http://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/10/27/mp-pm.aspxhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/10/27/mp-pm.aspxThe City of Sioux Falls is creating a Parks and Recreation Master Plan and wants to hear from all residents, business owners, special interest groups, and any other interested partiesMon, 27 Oct 2014 09:55:00 CST Parks & RecreationNon-Injury Rollover Accidenthttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/10/27/rollover.aspxhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/10/27/rollover.aspxAt approximately 5:14 p.m. on October 25, 2014, officers were dispatched to Cook Road and South Cliff Avenue in response to a rollover accidentMon, 27 Oct 2014 09:39:00 CST Police DepartmentScore With Your Library Cardhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/10/27/score-w-lib-card.aspxhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/10/27/score-w-lib-card.aspxSiouxland Libraries card holders can score big savings on admission to a Sioux Falls Stampede hockey home game at the new Denny Sanford PREMIER Center this seasonMon, 27 Oct 2014 08:55:00 CST Siouxland Libraries - A City/County PartnershipKidsTeensStreet Construction News 10/24/14http://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/10/24/scn-10-24.aspxhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/10/24/scn-10-24.aspxStreet Closure – Ebenezer Avenue | Lane Closure – 18th Street | Lane Closure – 11th Street | Lane Closure – Benson Road | Lane Closures North Dakota Avenue and West Sixth Street Fri, 24 Oct 2014 17:00:00 CST Public WorksEngineeringStreet Construction2014 Humanitarian Awards Announcedhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/10/24/ha-awards-announced.aspxhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/10/24/ha-awards-announced.aspxThe Sioux Falls Human Relations Commission announces the 2014 Humanitarian Award recipientsFri, 24 Oct 2014 14:50:00 CST Community DevelopmentHuman RelationsUpper Terrace Park Master Plan Public Meeting on October 27http://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/10/24/uptpmp-pm.aspxhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/10/24/uptpmp-pm.aspxA public meeting to discuss the Terrace Park Master Plan will be held on Monday, October 27, 2014, from 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. in Meeting Room A at the Main LibraryFri, 24 Oct 2014 13:48:00 CST Parks & RecreationArmed Robberyhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/10/24/armed-robbery.aspxhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/10/24/armed-robbery.aspxOn October 23, 2014, at approximately 10:15 p.m., a report of an armed robbery was received from the Cubby’s convenience store located at 39th Street NorthFri, 24 Oct 2014 12:25:00 CST Police DepartmentSioux Falls Residents Encouraged to Contribute to Time Capsule Celebrating South Dakota’s 125thhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/10/24/time-capsule.aspxhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/10/24/time-capsule.aspxThe City of Sioux Falls is celebrating the State of South Dakota’s 125th anniversary by burying a time capsuleFri, 24 Oct 2014 11:28:00 CST Official Website of the City of Sioux FallsCity of Sioux Falls Will Announce Quasquicentennial Event at News Conference Fridayhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/10/23/quasquicentennial.aspxhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/10/23/quasquicentennial.aspxNews conference to announce an opportunity for Sioux Falls residents to contribute to a time capsule in celebration of the state’s 125th anniversary Thu, 23 Oct 2014 13:55:00 CST Official Website of the City of Sioux FallsGet Your Snowblowers Ready! Residents Reminded of Sidewalk Snow Removal Ordinanceshttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/10/23/snow-removal-reminder.aspxhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/10/23/snow-removal-reminder.aspxThe Property Maintenance Division of the City’s Building Services office is responsible for enforcing the ordinances related to nuisance vegetation and sidewalk snow removalThu, 23 Oct 2014 11:16:00 CST Planning & Building ServicesBuilding ServicesPlanningProject Blue Light Event to Honor Law Enforcement on October 23http://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/10/22/blue-light-honor.aspxhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/10/22/blue-light-honor.aspxProject Blue Light is a memorial event that remembers and recognizes the fallen law enforcement officers who protect and serve our communitiesWed, 22 Oct 2014 17:02:00 CST Police DepartmentSiouxland Libraries Adult Calendar of Eventshttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/10/22/lib-a-coe.aspxhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/10/22/lib-a-coe.aspxI Geek Zombies | NaNoWriMo Write-InWed, 22 Oct 2014 13:58:00 CST Siouxland Libraries - A City/County PartnershipGet Your Snowblowers Ready! News Conference Thursdayhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/10/22/snowblowers-presser.aspxhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/10/22/snowblowers-presser.aspxNews conference to announce the number of nuisance vegetation ordinance violations in 2014 and discuss sidewalk snow removal requirementsWed, 22 Oct 2014 12:47:00 CST Planning & Building ServicesWest 41st Street Open to Traffic Today: Contractor Receives Full Incentive for Finishing Project Earlyhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/10/22/41st-open.aspxhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/10/22/41st-open.aspxWest 41st Street will open to traffic from Sertoma Avenue through Ellis Road today. The construction project has been substantially completed nearly a month earlyWed, 22 Oct 2014 11:26:00 CST Public WorksEngineeringStreet ConstructionJoin Parks and Recreation for Circuit Blast, Card Night for Singles, and Morehttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/10/22/pr-coe.aspxhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/10/22/pr-coe.aspxCircuit Blast | Simple Cooking with Heart | Little Builders | Card Night for SinglesWed, 22 Oct 2014 08:55:00 CST Parks & RecreationStreet Construction News 10/21/14http://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/10/21/scn-10-21.aspxhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/10/21/scn-10-21.aspxStreet Closure – Northview Avenue | **RESCHEDULED** Western Avenue Work | Lane Closure – Franklin AvenueTue, 21 Oct 2014 17:11:00 CST Public WorksEngineeringStreet ConstructionUpcoming Events for Children and Teens at Siouxland Librarieshttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/10/21/lib-ct-coe.aspxhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/10/21/lib-ct-coe.aspxUpcoming Events for Children and Teens at Siouxland LibrariesTue, 21 Oct 2014 16:25:00 CST Siouxland Libraries - A City/County PartnershipKidsTeensIn-Field Press Meet Tomorrow to Announce West 41st Street Openinghttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/10/21/41st-opening-presser.aspxhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/10/21/41st-opening-presser.aspxIn-field press meet to announce the opening of West 41st StreetTue, 21 Oct 2014 12:55:00 CST Public WorksEngineeringStreet ConstructionGarage Fire at 3600 South Willow Avenuehttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/10/21/garage-fire.aspxhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/10/21/garage-fire.aspxAt 2:45 a.m. on October 21, 2014, Sioux Falls Fire Rescue responded to a garage fire at an apartment complex on South Willow AvenueTue, 21 Oct 2014 09:56:00 CST Fire RescueSuperAmerica Armed Robberyhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/10/21/superamerica-armed-robbery.aspxhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/10/21/superamerica-armed-robbery.aspxOn October 21, 2014, at approximately 12:56 a.m., the Sioux Falls Police Department received a report of an armed robbery that had just occurred at the SuperAmericaTue, 21 Oct 2014 09:53:00 CST Police DepartmentCorps of Engineers to Inspect Levee Systemhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/10/21/corps-inspect-levee.aspxhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/10/21/corps-inspect-levee.aspxFor the next two weeks, the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers will have two teams of engineers here to conduct their periodical inspection of the City’s levee systemTue, 21 Oct 2014 09:37:00 CST Public WorksEngineeringUpdate: Missing Person Foundhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/10/20/missing-person-found.aspxhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/10/20/missing-person-found.aspxOn October 18, 2014, at approximately 3:05 p.m., the Sioux Falls Police Department located the body of 49-year-old Pamela Kneip in a wooded area in Arrowhead ParkMon, 20 Oct 2014 13:26:00 CST Police DepartmentRobbery at 6001 South Western Avenue (Kum & Go)http://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/10/20/robbery-kumgo.aspxhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/10/20/robbery-kumgo.aspxAt approximately 11:39 p.m. on October 18, 2014, officers of the Sioux Falls Police Department responded to the Kum & Go gas station located at 6001 South Western AvenueMon, 20 Oct 2014 10:38:00 CST Police DepartmentUpdate on Fatal Motor Vehicle Accidenthttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/10/20/accident-update.aspxhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/10/20/accident-update.aspxOn October 17, 2014, at 7:18 p.m., Sioux Falls Police, Sioux Falls Fire Rescue, and Rural/Metro Ambulance were called to the scene of a two-vehicle traffic accidentMon, 20 Oct 2014 10:34:00 CST Police DepartmentStreet Construction News 10/14/14http://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/10/17/scn-10-17.aspxhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/10/17/scn-10-17.aspxLane Closure – St Andrews Drive | Lane Closure – South Marion Road | Street Closure – 17th Street | Lane Closures – Russell Street | Eighth Street Construction Fri, 17 Oct 2014 16:59:00 CST Public WorksEngineeringStreet ConstructionMissing Person Found Safehttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/10/17/missing-person-found.aspxhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/10/17/missing-person-found.aspxAlice Mendel has been found and is unharmedFri, 17 Oct 2014 09:14:00 CST Police DepartmentPhone Scam Targeting Sioux Falls Businesseshttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/10/16/phone-scam.aspxhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/10/16/phone-scam.aspxA phone scam is going around Sioux Falls where small businesses are targetedThu, 16 Oct 2014 16:03:00 CST Police DepartmentPolice Provide Crime Prevention Tips to Out-of-State Huntershttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/10/16/crime-tips-hunters.aspxhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/10/16/crime-tips-hunters.aspxPolice officers will be at the Sioux Falls Regional Airport to greet out-of-state hunters on Friday, October 17, 2014Thu, 16 Oct 2014 15:28:00 CST Police DepartmentDetective Darrell Wilking Retirement Celebrationhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/10/16/wilking-retirement.aspxhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/10/16/wilking-retirement.aspxInvestigative Services Fraud Detective Darrell Wilking will retire on Friday, October 17, 2014, after 25 years of service to the citizens of Sioux FallsThu, 16 Oct 2014 15:25:00 CST Police DepartmentAggravated Robbery and Arresthttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/10/16/aggravated-robbery-arrest.aspxhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/10/16/aggravated-robbery-arrest.aspxAt about 8:12 a.m. on October 16, 2014, officers from the Sioux Falls Police Department responded to McDonald’s, located at 4000 West 41st StreetThu, 16 Oct 2014 14:32:00 CST Police DepartmentStreet Construction News 10/15/14http://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/10/15/sc-news.aspxhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/10/15/sc-news.aspxEighth Street Construction | Western Avenue WorkWed, 15 Oct 2014 16:55:00 CST Street ConstructionEngineeringPublic WorksJoin Parks and Recreation for Halloween Monster Mash, Circuit Blast, Zumba Gold, and Morehttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/10/15/coe-pr.aspxhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/10/15/coe-pr.aspxHalloween Monster Mash | Zumba Gold | Halloween Party for Toddlers | Holiday Crafts and Gifts | Snacks, Stories, and Games | Circuit Blast | Simple Cooking with HeartWed, 15 Oct 2014 08:56:00 CST Parks & RecreationStreet Construction News 10/14/14http://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/10/14/scn-10-14.aspxhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/10/14/scn-10-14.aspxLane Closure – Rice Street | Street Closure – West Ninth StreetTue, 14 Oct 2014 17:35:00 CST Public WorksEngineeringStreet ConstructionResidential Robberyhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/10/14/res-robbery.aspxhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/10/14/res-robbery.aspxOn October 13, 2014, at 10:55 p.m., Sioux Falls Police Department Officers were dispatched to the 2900 block of North Pontiac Place for a robbery at a private residenceTue, 14 Oct 2014 11:30:00 CST Police DepartmentInjury Accidenthttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/10/14/injury-accident.aspxhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/10/14/injury-accident.aspxOn October 11, 2014, at 9:48 p.m., the Sioux Falls Police Department responded to West Burnside Street and North Sigler Avenue for an injury accident involving a truck and mopedTue, 14 Oct 2014 11:27:00 CST Police DepartmentAssault Investigationhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/10/14/assault-investigation.aspxhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/10/14/assault-investigation.aspxOn October 12, 2014, at 5:39 p.m., the Sioux Falls Police Department was dispatched to 2206 West Madison Street for a gunshot woundTue, 14 Oct 2014 11:26:00 CST Police DepartmentAttempted Stabbinghttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/10/14/attempted-stabbing.aspxhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/10/14/attempted-stabbing.aspxOn October 11, 2014, at 1:10 a.m., Sioux Falls Police Department officers were dispatched to the 500 block of North Cliff Avenue for an unknown problemTue, 14 Oct 2014 11:24:00 CST Police Department2014 Fallen Firefighter Memorial Servicehttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/10/10/fallen-ff-memorial.aspxhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/10/10/fallen-ff-memorial.aspxThe 27th annual Minnehaha County Fallen Firefighter Memorial Service will be held on Sunday, October 12, 2014, in honor of firefighters nationwide who died in the line of dutyFri, 10 Oct 2014 16:20:00 CST Fire RescueLong-Term Relationships Work to Protect the Health of Sioux Fallshttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/10/10/lt-health.aspxhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/10/10/lt-health.aspxSioux Falls residents can be confident that their community health partners are prepared for emergency eventsFri, 10 Oct 2014 14:58:00 CST Health DepartmentPublic HealthSD DOT Notice of Public Information Meeting Regarding Highway 100 http://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/10/10/sd-dot-pub-info-notice.aspxhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/10/10/sd-dot-pub-info-notice.aspxThe South Dakota Department of Transportation (SDDOT) and the City of Sioux Falls will hold an open-house style public meeting to discuss and receive public input on the above projectFri, 10 Oct 2014 14:21:00 CST Public WorksEngineeringYou’re Invited: 2014 Humanitarian Awards Will Be Announced October 23http://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/10/10/invited-ha-awards.aspxhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/10/10/invited-ha-awards.aspxThe Sioux Falls Human Relations Commission members invite you to join them in recognizing the nominees for the 2014 Humanitarian Awards at the Humanitarian Awards ProgramFri, 10 Oct 2014 11:02:00 CST Human RelationsPublic Noticehttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/10/10/pub-notice.aspxhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/10/10/pub-notice.aspxThis notice provides the public an opportunity to examine and comment on proposed Amendment #4 to the 2014 Action Plan for the City of Sioux Falls for a period of 30 daysFri, 10 Oct 2014 10:40:00 CST Community DevelopmentAffordable HousingStreet Closure – North Elmwood Avenuehttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/10/10/st-closure-elmwood.aspxhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/10/10/st-closure-elmwood.aspxBeginning on Friday morning, October 10, 2014, North Elmwood Avenue will be closed between West Burnside Street and West Madison StreetFri, 10 Oct 2014 09:29:00 CST Public WorksEngineeringStreet ConstructionHit and Run Accident/DWI Arresthttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/10/10/hit-run-dwi-arrest.aspxhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/10/10/hit-run-dwi-arrest.aspxOn October 10, 2014, at 1:26 a.m., the Sioux Falls Police Department responded to the 900 block of South Southeastern Avenue for a rollover accidentFri, 10 Oct 2014 09:14:00 CST Police DepartmentArmed Robberyhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/10/10/armed-robbery.aspxhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/10/10/armed-robbery.aspxOn October 9, 2014, at 10:21 p.m., the Sioux Falls Police Department received a report of an armed robbery that just occurred at East 15th Street and South First AvenueFri, 10 Oct 2014 09:11:00 CST Police DepartmentWhittier Residents: Come Walk a Block With a Cop http://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/10/09/walk-a-block.aspxhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/10/09/walk-a-block.aspxThe “Walk a Block With a Cop” program was very successful in the Pettigrew Heights neighborhood last yearThu, 9 Oct 2014 11:23:00 CST Police DepartmentMeth Lab Seized in Sioux Falls Homehttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/10/09/meth-lab.aspxhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/10/09/meth-lab.aspxOn October 7, 2014, the Sioux Falls Area Drug Task Force executed a search warrant at 501 South Fourth Avenue, Sioux Falls, SD. Detectives seized used “one pot” vessels, chemicalsThu, 9 Oct 2014 11:18:00 CST Police DepartmentJoin Siouxland Libraries’ New Language Clubhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/10/09/language-club.aspxhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/10/09/language-club.aspxJoin the Library Language Learners Club at Siouxland Libraries! The program explores the Mango language database, where users can learn up to 63 different languagesThu, 9 Oct 2014 09:51:00 CST Siouxland Libraries - A City/County PartnershipTeensMinnesota Avenue Road Constructionhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/10/08/sc-news.aspxhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/10/08/sc-news.aspxBeginning on Thursday, October 9, 2014, construction crews will perform crack sealing on Minnesota Avenue between I-229 and Lotta StreetWed, 8 Oct 2014 16:33:00 CST Street ConstructionEngineeringPublic WorksRegional Infant and Child Mortality Review Committee Releases Report for 2013http://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/10/08/mortality-review-committee.aspxhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/10/08/mortality-review-committee.aspxToday, the Regional Infant and Child Mortality Review Committee released a report examining the deaths of infants and children in 2013Wed, 8 Oct 2014 13:26:00 CST Fire RescuePaint the Plows Event Is This Saturday at the Empire Mallhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/10/08/paint-plows.aspxhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/10/08/paint-plows.aspxThe Fifth Annual Paint the Plows event will display 27 plows painted by area elementary schools and youth agencies this Saturday, October 11, 2014, from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.Wed, 8 Oct 2014 09:25:00 CST Public WorksStreet | Fleet ManagementJoin Parks and Recreation for Toddler Gym, Zumba Gold, Adult Halloween Volleyball Tournament, and Morehttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/10/08/pr-coe.aspxhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/10/08/pr-coe.aspxJoin Parks and Recreation for Toddler Gym, Zumba Gold, Adult Halloween Volleyball Tournament, and MoreWed, 8 Oct 2014 08:55:00 CST Parks & RecreationUpdate: Missing Person Foundhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/10/07/missing-person.aspxhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/10/07/missing-person.aspxDawn Marie Janis has been found and is fine. Tue, 7 Oct 2014 17:11:00 CST Police DepartmentEastern South Dakota Makes Great Strides in Child Safety: News Conference Wednesdayhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/10/07/child-safety-presser.aspxhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/10/07/child-safety-presser.aspxNews conference announcing the results of the 2013 report from the Regional Infant and Child Mortality Review Committee Tue, 7 Oct 2014 15:02:00 CST Fire Rescue2014 Fire Prevention Weekhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/10/07/fire-pre-week.aspxhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/10/07/fire-pre-week.aspxOctober 5–11, 2014, is Fire Prevention Week. This year’s theme is “Working smoke alarms save lives!” Tue, 7 Oct 2014 13:52:00 CST Fire RescueWeapons Violation/Narcotics Arresthttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/10/07/weapons-violation-arrest.aspxhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/10/07/weapons-violation-arrest.aspxOn October 6, 2014, at 7:46 p.m., the Sioux Falls Police Department was dispatched to the area of West 14th Street and South Minnesota Avenue for a weapons violationTue, 7 Oct 2014 09:42:00 CST Police DepartmentStreet Construction News 10/6/14http://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/10/06/scn10-6.aspxhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/10/06/scn10-6.aspxLane Closure – East Tenth Street | Lane Closure – Minnesota AvenueMon, 6 Oct 2014 16:23:00 CST Public WorksEngineeringStreet ConstructionRobberyhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/10/06/robbery.aspxhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/10/06/robbery.aspxOn October 5, 2014, at approximately 10 p.m., 911 Dispatch received a report of a man injured near the 2100 block of West Madison StreetMon, 6 Oct 2014 10:45:00 CST Police DepartmentStreet Construction News 10/3/14http://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/10/03/scn-10-3.aspxhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/10/03/scn-10-3.aspxBeginning on Monday, October 6, 2014, work will begin to replace the asphalt approaches to the railroad overpass on 57th Street between Lewis Avenue and Southeastern AvenueFri, 3 Oct 2014 16:04:00 CST Public WorksEngineeringStreet ConstructionSioux Area Metro Now Providing Service to New Northside Walmarthttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/10/03/sam-walmart-n.aspxhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/10/03/sam-walmart-n.aspxOn September 29, 2014, SAM Route 19 was extended to the new northside Walmart on 60th Street North and Marion RoadFri, 3 Oct 2014 13:51:00 CST Sioux Area MetroPlanningBoard Vacancies—Charter Revision Commissionhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/10/03/bd-vaca-crc.aspxhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/10/03/bd-vaca-crc.aspxMayor Mike Huether has announced five vacancies to the Charter Revision CommissionFri, 3 Oct 2014 12:05:00 CST Mayor's OfficeSerious Injury Vehicle/Building Collisionhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/10/03/injury-vehicle-building.aspxhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/10/03/injury-vehicle-building.aspxAt 8:29 p.m. on October 2, 2014, Metro Communications received a report of a vehicle versus building collision at Elmwood Golf CourseFri, 3 Oct 2014 09:49:00 CST Police DepartmentPublic Noticehttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/10/03/pub-notice.aspxhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/10/03/pub-notice.aspxThis notice provides the public the opportunity to examine and comment on the proposed 2015-2019 Consolidated Plan and 2015 Action Plan for the City of Sioux Falls for a periodFri, 3 Oct 2014 09:34:00 CST Affordable HousingStreet Construction News 10/2/14http://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/10/02/scn10-2.aspxhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/10/02/scn10-2.aspxLane Closure – Kiwanis Avenue | Lane Closure – 12th Street | Street Closure – Brennan Drive Thu, 2 Oct 2014 16:35:00 CST Public WorksEngineeringStreet ConstructionText Your Friends and Share That Selfie: PREMIER Center Ready for Thousands of Mobile Phone Usershttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/10/02/text-selfie.aspxhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/10/02/text-selfie.aspxThe Denny Sanford PREMIER Center has installed a distributed antenna system (DAS) that will enhance coverage for the thousands of smartphone data users who will attend eventsThu, 2 Oct 2014 14:01:00 CST EngineeringDenny Sanford PREMIER CenterDowntown Bus Stop Changes on October 4 During the Festival of Bands Paradehttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/10/02/bus-changes.aspxhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/10/02/bus-changes.aspxDuring the Festival of Bands Parade on Saturday, October 4, from 7:45 a.m. until approximately 11 a.m., Sioux Area Metro bus routes 1, 2, 3, 6, and 10 will load and unload on DakotaThu, 2 Oct 2014 10:50:00 CST PlanningSioux Area MetroDenny Sanford PREMIER Center Ready for Your Selfies: News Conference Thursdayhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/10/01/dspc-selfies.aspxhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/10/01/dspc-selfies.aspxNews conference to announce the installation of a distributed antenna system at the Denny Sanford PREMIER CenterWed, 1 Oct 2014 14:21:00 CST Public WorksEngineeringDenny Sanford PREMIER CenterJoin Parks and Recreation for Dodgeball in the Dark, Adult Halloween Volleyball Tournament, Preschool Pumpkin Patch, and Morehttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/10/01/pr-coe.aspxhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/10/01/pr-coe.aspxJoin Parks and Recreation for Dodgeball in the Dark, Adult Halloween Volleyball Tournament, Preschool Pumpkin Patch, and MoreWed, 1 Oct 2014 12:44:00 CST Parks & RecreationFree Family Event October 4: Fall at the Falls at the Open Air Shelter at Falls Parkhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/10/01/family-event.aspxhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/10/01/family-event.aspxJoin Sioux Falls Parks and Recreation to celebrate a traditional country fall festival at Fall at the Falls on Saturday, October 4, 2014, from 2 to 4 p.m. near the open air shelter at Falls ParkWed, 1 Oct 2014 12:27:00 CST Parks & RecreationReminder - A Vision for Downtown: City Officials to Present the 2025 Downtown Planhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/10/01/reminder-2025-plan.aspxhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/10/01/reminder-2025-plan.aspxSioux Falls residents are encouraged to participate in the 2025 Downtown Plan community presentation on Monday, October 6, 2014, from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. at the Main LibraryWed, 1 Oct 2014 12:02:00 CST Community DevelopmentEconomic DevelopmentPlanning & Building ServicesPlanningBuilding ServicesMosquito Control Efforts Continue Into Fallhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/09/30/mosquito-control.aspxhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/09/30/mosquito-control.aspxAs we move into fall, Health Department officials remind residents that mosquitoes are still active and can still present a health riskTue, 30 Sep 2014 16:24:00 CST Health DepartmentPublic HealthVector/Mosquito ControlSioux Falls Police Department Receives Grant Funding for New Officershttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/09/30/pd-grant.aspxhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/09/30/pd-grant.aspxA grant application through the Office of Community Oriented Policing Services (COPS) was recently approved, and the Sioux Falls Police Department will receive fundingTue, 30 Sep 2014 14:22:00 CST Police DepartmentUPDATE #2: Police Car Camera Captures Persons of Interest in an Assault Casehttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/09/30/persons-of-interest.aspxhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/09/30/persons-of-interest.aspxA 27-year-old man was punched in the face by an unknown person after asking a woman to use better languageTue, 30 Sep 2014 14:04:00 CST Police DepartmentThree Partners Join Indoor Aquatic Center Project Teamhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/09/30/aquatic-team.aspxhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/09/30/aquatic-team.aspxThe project team for the indoor aquatic center at Spellerberg Park has gained three new partnersTue, 30 Sep 2014 13:57:00 CST Parks & RecreationIndoor Aquatic Center at Spellerberg Park Attention Dog Lovers: Woofstock Scheduled for October 5 at Spencer Dog Parkhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/09/30/woofstock.aspxhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/09/30/woofstock.aspxCome out for an afternoon of fun and socializing as Sioux Falls Parks and Recreation hosts WoofstockTue, 30 Sep 2014 12:56:00 CST Parks & RecreationStreet Construction News 9/29/14http://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/09/29/scn-9-29.aspxhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/09/29/scn-9-29.aspxEXTENDED: Lane Closure – South Terry Avenue | 57th Street Bridge Work | Downtown Tree Planter Maintenance Begins | Lane Closures – 33rd StreetMon, 29 Sep 2014 16:55:00 CST Public WorksEngineeringStreet ConstructionInjury Accidenthttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/09/29/inj-accident.aspxhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/09/29/inj-accident.aspxOn September 28, 2014, at 8:36 p.m., officers of the Sioux Falls Police Department along with Sioux Falls Fire Rescue and Rural/Metro Ambulance were summonedMon, 29 Sep 2014 13:07:00 CST Police DepartmentMosquito Control Spraying for the Sioux Falls Regionhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/09/26/mosquito-spraying.aspxhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/09/26/mosquito-spraying.aspxIf weather conditions permit, the City of Sioux Falls Health Department will be conducting spraying efforts for mosquitoes in targeted areas of Sioux Falls this weekendFri, 26 Sep 2014 16:43:00 CST Vector/Mosquito ControlPublic HealthHealth DepartmentStreet Construction News 9/26/14http://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/09/26/scn9-26.aspxhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/09/26/scn9-26.aspxRoad Closure – Six Mile Road | Lane Closure – 41st Street | Lane Closure – East Tenth Street | Lane Closure – South Minnesota AvenueFri, 26 Sep 2014 16:23:00 CST Public WorksEngineeringStreet ConstructionEnterovirus D68 (EV-D68) Identified in South Dakotahttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/09/26/ev-d68-ided.aspxhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/09/26/ev-d68-ided.aspxWith the announcement that the enterovirus D68 (EV-D68) has been identified in West River, South Dakota, the Sioux Falls Health Department is working in partnershipFri, 26 Sep 2014 12:23:00 CST Health DepartmentPublic HealthLet the Fall Cleanup Begin! Leaf Drop-Offs Open Saturdayhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/09/26/leaf-drop.aspxhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/09/26/leaf-drop.aspxBeginning this Saturday, the City of Sioux Falls will open its two leaf and tree branch drop-off sites to assist with fall cleanupFri, 26 Sep 2014 11:26:00 CST Public WorksSanitary LandfillElmwood Golf Course Renovation: East Course Ready for Action!http://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/09/26/elmowod-reno.aspxhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/09/26/elmowod-reno.aspxRenovations to Elmwood Golf Course have created a beautiful East Course, which is now ready for golfers. All of Elmwood’s 27 holes will be open this weekendFri, 26 Sep 2014 10:11:00 CST Parks & Recreation