Official Website of the City of Sioux Falls http://www.SiouxFalls.org News Items from SiouxFalls.org Copyright 11/22/2014 City of Sioux Falls, S.D. 5GovernmentGreat Bear Recreation Park Opening Limited Runs for the Seasonhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/11/21/great-bear-opens.aspxhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/11/21/great-bear-opens.aspxGreat Bear Recreation Park is excited to announce that limited runs for skiing and snowboarding will open for the season at 9 a.m. on Sunday, November 23, 2014Fri, 21 Nov 2014 15:55:00 CST Parks & RecreationBoard Vacancy: Siouxland Heritage Museums Board of Trusteeshttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/11/21/bd-vaca-museum.aspxhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/11/21/bd-vaca-museum.aspxMayor Mike Huether has announced an upcoming vacancy to the Siouxland Heritage Museums Board of TrusteesFri, 21 Nov 2014 12:55:00 CST Mayor's OfficeAED Art Draws the Eye to Help Save a Lifehttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/11/21/aed-art.aspxhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/11/21/aed-art.aspxThis spring several local organizations working together called for artists of all levels to submit designs for enhancing the visibility and awareness of public access defibrillators (PADs)Fri, 21 Nov 2014 10:07:00 CST Fire RescueStructure Fire at 6601 West Madison Streethttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/11/20/structure-fire.aspxhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/11/20/structure-fire.aspxOn November 20, 2014, at approximately 6:30 a.m., Sioux Falls Fire Rescue responded to a structure fire at the above addressThu, 20 Nov 2014 17:07:00 CST Fire RescueEmergency Street Closure – Foss Avenuehttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/11/20/emerg-st-closure-foss.aspxhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/11/20/emerg-st-closure-foss.aspxOn Friday morning, November 21, 2014, Foss Avenue will be closed to through traffic between Quincey Street and Sixth StreetThu, 20 Nov 2014 16:24:00 CST Public WorksEngineeringStreet ConstructionHoliday Shopping? Check Out Sioux Falls Parks and Recreation Gift Cardshttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/11/20/pr-gift-cards.aspxhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/11/20/pr-gift-cards.aspxAs the shopping days are counting down, are you looking for a unique holiday gift or a fun stocking stuffer? Sioux Falls Parks and Recreation gift cards are available for purchaseThu, 20 Nov 2014 12:55:00 CST Parks & RecreationCommunity Partners Announce The Great American Smokeout and Encourage Residents to Quit for Goodhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/11/20/smokeout.aspxhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/11/20/smokeout.aspxEach year on the third Thursday of November, the American Cancer Society promotes The Great American Smokeout, encouraging individuals to quit smoking for one dayThu, 20 Nov 2014 11:27:00 CST Health DepartmentPublic HealthHit and Runhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/11/20/hit-run.aspxhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/11/20/hit-run.aspxOn November 20, 2014, at approximately 12:26 a.m., the Sioux Falls Police Department received a report of a hit and run that had just occurred at a residence locatedThu, 20 Nov 2014 11:06:00 CST Police DepartmentBoard Vacancy: Visual Arts Commissionhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/11/20/bd-vaca-vac.aspxhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/11/20/bd-vaca-vac.aspxMayor Mike Huether has announced a vacancy to the Visual Arts CommissionThu, 20 Nov 2014 10:26:00 CST Mayor's OfficeAED Art Contest Displays “Save a Heart, Use Art”http://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/11/20/art-contest.aspxhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/11/20/art-contest.aspxJoin Sioux Falls Fire Rescue, Rural Metro Ambulance, American Heart Association, Avera Heart Hospital of South Dakota, and the Sioux Falls Arts Council in recognizingThu, 20 Nov 2014 09:27:00 CST Fire RescueSioux Falls Named Second Best City in America for Successful Aging http://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/11/19/2nd-in-aging.aspxhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/11/19/2nd-in-aging.aspxSioux Falls ranks among the top small metro areas in the country as a city promoting successful aging, according to the Milken Institute’s Best Cities for Successful Aging rankingsWed, 19 Nov 2014 14:27:00 CST Official Website of the City of Sioux FallsCity Hall Ground Floor Renovations Are Completehttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/11/19/reno-complete.aspxhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/11/19/reno-complete.aspxThe major renovations to City Hall ground floor undertaken this past year are now complete. All Planning and Building Services staff members are now located on the same floorWed, 19 Nov 2014 13:48:00 CST Public WorksEngineeringCommunity Partners Announce The Great American Smokeouthttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/11/19/smokeout.aspxhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/11/19/smokeout.aspxAnnouncement of the 2014 Great American SmokeoutWed, 19 Nov 2014 12:55:00 CST Health DepartmentPublic HealthCity Announces Public/Private Parking Ramp Development Opportunityhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/11/19/ramp-opp.aspxhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/11/19/ramp-opp.aspxThe City of Sioux Falls is issuing a Request for Expression of Interest (RFEI) seeking a possible mixed-use private development to accompany a new public parking structure in downtownWed, 19 Nov 2014 11:27:00 CST Community DevelopmentEconomic DevelopmentParking Ramp Project Sioux Falls Police Department and Metro Communications to Host a Citizens’ Academyhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/11/19/citizens-academy.aspxhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/11/19/citizens-academy.aspxThe Sioux Falls Police Department and Metro Communications are proud to announce that they will be hosting a “Citizens’ Academy”Wed, 19 Nov 2014 11:01:00 CST Police DepartmentBoard Vacancy: City Naming Committeehttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/11/19/bd-vaca-cnc.aspxhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/11/19/bd-vaca-cnc.aspxMayor Mike Huether has announced an upcoming vacancy to the City Naming CommitteeWed, 19 Nov 2014 10:52:00 CST Mayor's OfficeSubscribe to Text Alerts to Stay Up-to-Date About Snow Removalhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/11/19/text-alerts.aspxhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/11/19/text-alerts.aspxBe prepared for parking restrictions when snow alerts are declared. The City of Sioux Falls is now offering a text alert service to notify residents of snow alertsWed, 19 Nov 2014 09:51:00 CST Public WorksStreet | Fleet ManagementJoin Parks and Recreation for Holiday Hoopla, Bead Party, Protecting Your Pets, and Morehttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/11/19/pr-coe.aspxhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/11/19/pr-coe.aspxSimple Cooking with Heart | Holiday Hoopla | Gingerbread Houses | Bead Party | Protecting Your PetsWed, 19 Nov 2014 08:55:00 CST Parks & RecreationInjury Accident with Extricationhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/11/18/inj-accident-extraction.aspxhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/11/18/inj-accident-extraction.aspxOn November 18, 2014, at 2:50 p.m., Sioux Falls Police, Sioux Falls Fire Rescue, and Rural Metro Ambulance were dispatched to a single-vehicle injury accidentTue, 18 Nov 2014 16:57:00 CST Police DepartmentSycamore Avenue Closurehttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/11/18/syc-closure.aspxhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/11/18/syc-closure.aspxStarting Wednesday, November 19, 2014, Sycamore Avenue will be closed from 57th Street to 69th Street to allow construction crews to perform utility maintenance workTue, 18 Nov 2014 16:41:00 CST Public WorksEngineeringStreet ConstructionVeterans’ Writing Projecthttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/11/18/vets-writing-proj.aspxhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/11/18/vets-writing-proj.aspxSiouxland Libraries and the South Dakota Humanities Council are pleased to announce a veteran’s writing project in Sioux FallsTue, 18 Nov 2014 16:29:00 CST Siouxland Libraries - A City/County PartnershipBoard Vacancy: Board of Ethicshttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/11/18/bd-vaca-boe.aspxhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/11/18/bd-vaca-boe.aspxMayor Mike Huether has announced an upcoming vacancy to the Board of EthicsTue, 18 Nov 2014 14:58:00 CST Mayor's OfficeUpcoming Events for Children and Teens at Siouxland Librarieshttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/11/18/coe-library.aspxhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/11/18/coe-library.aspxTremendous Tuesday | Teenagents Tuesday: Advisory Board | Plane Craft and a Movie | No-School Movie...Tue, 18 Nov 2014 13:38:00 CST Siouxland Libraries - A City/County PartnershipTeensKidsSignificant Downtown Development Opportunity Will Be Announced Wednesdayhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/11/18/dntwn-dev-opp.aspxhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/11/18/dntwn-dev-opp.aspxNews conference to announce plans for a new parking ramp and mixed-use development in downtown Sioux FallsTue, 18 Nov 2014 12:58:00 CST Community DevelopmentParking Ramp Project Snow Gates Used Successfully During First Snow Alert of the Seasonhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/11/17/snowgates-success.aspxhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/11/17/snowgates-success.aspxLast weekend’s snow alert was the first time snow gates were implemented across Sioux FallsMon, 17 Nov 2014 15:53:00 CST Public WorksStreet | Fleet ManagementMayor Huether to Address Brandon City Council Tonighthttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/11/17/bradon-cc-address.aspxhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/11/17/bradon-cc-address.aspxSioux Falls Mayor Mike Huether has requested the opportunity to speak at tonight’s Brandon City Council meetingMon, 17 Nov 2014 14:57:00 CST Official Website of the City of Sioux FallsMayor's OfficeNews Conference TODAY to Discuss First Full Snow Gates Implementation for Recent Snow Alerthttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/11/17/full-snow-gates.aspxhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/11/17/full-snow-gates.aspxNews conference to discuss the first full implementation of snow gates during last weekend’s snow alertMon, 17 Nov 2014 12:54:00 CST Street | Fleet ManagementSnow Alert and Removal InformationPublic WorksFirst Snowfall Brings Reminder to Keep Sidewalks Clear of Snow and Ice This Winterhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/11/17/first-snow.aspxhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/11/17/first-snow.aspxIn conjunction with the city’s recent first snowfall event, the City of Sioux Falls would like to remind residents: Don’t wait. Shovel within 48Mon, 17 Nov 2014 10:57:00 CST Planning & Building ServicesSnow Alert for the City of Sioux Falls 11/15/2014http://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/11/15/snow-alert.aspxhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/11/15/snow-alert.aspxThe Public Works Street Division has declared a snow alert. Plowing of emergency snow routes began earlier todaySat, 15 Nov 2014 14:30:00 CST Street | Fleet ManagementPublic WorksStreet Construction News 11/14/14http://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/11/14/scn11-14.aspxhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/11/14/scn11-14.aspxLane Closures – 41st Street and Louise Avenue | Lane Closure – South Bahnson Avenue | Lane Closure – South Kiwanis AvenueFri, 14 Nov 2014 17:02:00 CST Public WorksEngineeringStreet ConstructionCliff Avenue Construction Project for 2015: Public Meeting on Wednesdayhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/11/14/cliff-2015.aspxhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/11/14/cliff-2015.aspxThe City of Sioux Falls will hold a public meeting regarding a future street construction project for Cliff AvenueFri, 14 Nov 2014 16:51:00 CST Public WorksEngineeringUse Caution When Driving During the First Snowfall: Plows Are Ready to Keep Streets Safehttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/11/14/drive-safe.aspxhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/11/14/drive-safe.aspxThe Sioux Falls Police and Public Works departments would like to remind motorists to take extra precautions during this first snowstormFri, 14 Nov 2014 16:42:00 CST Public WorksStreet | Fleet ManagementOpen Enrollment in the Health Insurance Marketplacehttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/11/13/open-enrollment.aspxhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/11/13/open-enrollment.aspxOpen enrollment for the Health Insurance Marketplace begins November 15, 2014, and runs through February 15, 2015Thu, 13 Nov 2014 16:01:00 CST Health DepartmentFalls Community HealthEmergency Lane Closure – North Minnesota Avenuehttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/11/13/emerg-ln-closure-n-minn.aspxhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/11/13/emerg-ln-closure-n-minn.aspxBeginning on Thursday morning, November 13, 2014, the outside northbound lane of North Minnesota Avenue will be closed between West Third Street and West Second StreetThu, 13 Nov 2014 10:40:00 CST Public WorksEngineeringStreet ConstructionFuel Refilling Station Firehttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/11/12/fuel-refill-fire.aspxhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/11/12/fuel-refill-fire.aspxSioux Falls Fire Rescue responded to a structure fire at 3312 South Western Avenue, Holiday Gas Station, at 8:38 a.m. on Monday, November 10, 2014Wed, 12 Nov 2014 10:21:00 CST Fire RescueEmergency Lane Closures – 41st Streethttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/11/12/emerg-ln-closure-41.aspxhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/11/12/emerg-ln-closure-41.aspxOn Wednesday morning, November 12, 2014, work will take place in the westbound lanes on 41st Street east of Louise AvenueWed, 12 Nov 2014 10:11:00 CST Public WorksEngineeringStreet ConstructionJoin Parks and Recreation for Simple Cooking With Heart - Snacks, Stories, and Games, Ninja Turtle Party, and Morehttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/11/12/pr-coe.aspxhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/11/12/pr-coe.aspxSimple Cooking With Heart; Snacks, Stories, and Games; Ninja Turtle Party; and MoreWed, 12 Nov 2014 09:00:00 CST Parks & RecreationFlag Presentation to Fire Chief Jim Siderashttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/11/11/presentation-of-flag.aspxhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/11/11/presentation-of-flag.aspxCaptain Jim Powers on behalf of Fire Apparatus Operator Michael Havlovic will present a United States flag to Fire Chief Jim Sideras and Sioux Falls Fire Fighters Local 814 PresidentTue, 11 Nov 2014 11:30:00 CST Fire RescueFlag Presentation to Fire Chief Jim Siderashttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/11/10/flag-presentation.aspxhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/11/10/flag-presentation.aspxFlag presentation from Kandahar Airfield, Afghanistan, to Fire Chief SiderasMon, 10 Nov 2014 15:55:00 CST Fire RescueUpcoming Events for Children and Teens at Siouxland Librarieshttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/11/10/lib-ct-coe.aspxhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/11/10/lib-ct-coe.aspxKnitting for Giving | Turkey Tales | Teenagents Tuesday: Mockingjay | After-School Movie | Dare to Be . . . a Statesman | Gaming at Main | Crafty Kids | Hunger Games Party...And More!Mon, 10 Nov 2014 14:55:00 CST Siouxland Libraries - A City/County PartnershipKidsTeensLooking to Get Involved? Apply to Be on the Aquatics Focus Committee for the Indoor Aquatic Center at Spellerberg Parkhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/11/10/focus-committee.aspxhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/11/10/focus-committee.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 is seeking citizensMon, 10 Nov 2014 14:28:00 CST Parks & RecreationStructure Fire: 1221 East 12th Streethttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/11/10/structure-fire.aspxhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/11/10/structure-fire.aspxOn Sunday, November 9, 2014, at approximately 2:13 p.m., Sioux Falls Fire Rescue responded to a reported structure fire at 1221 East 12th StreetMon, 10 Nov 2014 10:51:00 CST Fire RescueFree Energy Efficiency Kits Available Through Community Development Programshttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/11/10/energy-effi-kits.aspxhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/11/10/energy-effi-kits.aspxCity of Sioux Falls Public Works has teamed up with Community Development in an effort to help low-income residents combat rising utility bills this winterMon, 10 Nov 2014 09:55:00 CST Community DevelopmentEnvironmentalStreet Construction News 11/7/14http://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/11/07/scn-11-7.aspxhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/11/07/scn-11-7.aspxLane Closure – Minnesota Avenue | Lane Closure 18th Street and Lake AvenueFri, 7 Nov 2014 16:24:00 CST Public WorksEngineeringStreet ConstructionPublic Input Opportunities for Indoor Aquatic Center to Be Announced Mondayhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/11/07/pub-input-opp.aspxhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/11/07/pub-input-opp.aspxA news conference to announce the creation of an aquatics focus committee to offer input on the design of the new indoor aquatic center Fri, 7 Nov 2014 14:56:00 CST Parks & RecreationPolice Will Conduct Red Light Violation Saturation Patrol This Weekendhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/11/07/red-light-saturation.aspxhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/11/07/red-light-saturation.aspxThe Sioux Falls Police Department will conduct a saturation patrol on Saturday, November 8, 2014, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.Fri, 7 Nov 2014 10:45:00 CST Police DepartmentHear World-Renowned Neighborhood Expert Jim Diers Present at the Fourth Annual Mayor’s Neighborhood Summithttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/11/07/neighb-summit.aspxhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/11/07/neighb-summit.aspxSioux Falls residents, businesses, nonprofits, and faith-based organizations are invited to the Fourth Annual Mayor’s Neighborhood Summit on Saturday, November 8, 2014Fri, 7 Nov 2014 10:43:00 CST Community DevelopmentEconomic DevelopmentPlanningSouthern Vistas Park Master Plan Public Meeting on November 13http://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/11/07/southern-vistas-mp.aspxhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/11/07/southern-vistas-mp.aspxA public meeting to discuss the Southern Vistas Park Master Plan will be held on Thursday, November 13, 2014, from 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. in the library at R.F. Pettigrew Elementary SchoolFri, 7 Nov 2014 08:55:00 CST Parks & RecreationLED Streetlights at Lake Lorraine Save Energy and Money and Improve Safetyhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/11/07/lake-lorraine-lights.aspxhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/11/07/lake-lorraine-lights.aspxThe City of Sioux Falls has partnered with the developers of Lake Lorraine, Friessen Development Inc. and VanBuskirk Companies, to install nine high-efficiency lightFri, 7 Nov 2014 07:55:00 CST Public WorksElectric LightStreet Construction News 11/6/14http://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/11/06/scn11-6.aspxhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/11/06/scn11-6.aspxLane Closure – Marion Road | Lane Closure – Minnesota Avenue | Street Repairs West 26th Street and South Sertoma AvenueThu, 6 Nov 2014 16:14:00 CST Public WorksEngineeringStreet ConstructionWest 26th Street Speed Limit Reduced Effective Today: Median Will Be Added This Weekhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/11/06/speed-limit.aspxhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/11/06/speed-limit.aspxThe City of Sioux Falls is reducing the speed limit on West 26th Street from 45 mph to 35 mph from Shirley Avenue to Marion RoadThu, 6 Nov 2014 14:58:00 CST Public WorksPolice DepartmentResidents Invited to Learn About Nutrition Issues in Sioux Fallshttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/11/06/nutrition.aspxhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/11/06/nutrition.aspxLive Well Sioux Falls invites residents to participate in Live Well, Eat Well: Healthy Food Systems=Healthy CommunitiesThu, 6 Nov 2014 12:57:00 CST Health DepartmentEmergency Lane Closure – 49th Streethttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/11/06/emerg-ln-closure-49th.aspxhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/11/06/emerg-ln-closure-49th.aspxOn Thursday morning, November 6, 2014, the outside westbound lane on 49th Street will be closed east of Valhalla Blvd. Westbound traffic will use the inside westbound laneThu, 6 Nov 2014 11:06:00 CST Public WorksEngineeringStreet ConstructionCity of Sioux Falls Seeks Applications for Affordable Housing Development Projectshttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/11/06/aha-apps.aspxhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/11/06/aha-apps.aspxThe City of Sioux Falls is seeking applications for funds to support multiunit affordable housing development projectsThu, 6 Nov 2014 10:56:00 CST Community DevelopmentAffordable HousingWest 26th Street Median and Speed Limit Changes Will Be Announced Thursday Afternoonhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/11/05/w25th-speed-changes.aspxhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/11/05/w25th-speed-changes.aspxIn-field press meet to announce median and speed limit changes on West 26th StreetWed, 5 Nov 2014 14:48:00 CST Public WorksThursday News Conference to Announce Affordable Housing Funding Application Processhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/11/05/aha-funding-app-process.aspxhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/11/05/aha-funding-app-process.aspxNews conference to announce the application process for funds to support multiunit affordable housing development projects in Sioux Falls Wed, 5 Nov 2014 13:47:00 CST Community DevelopmentAffordable HousingMain Avenue Road Diet Pilot Project Proves Successful: Changes to Become Permanenthttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/11/05/rd-diet.aspxhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/11/05/rd-diet.aspxThe Main Avenue Road Diet pilot project was such a success that the City of Sioux Falls is working to make the changes permanentWed, 5 Nov 2014 10:58:00 CST Community DevelopmentPublic WorksCity of Sioux Falls to Issue Intent of Award for Ground Ambulance Services to Paramedics Plushttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/11/05/paramedics-plus.aspxhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/11/05/paramedics-plus.aspxThe City of Sioux Falls has issued a notice of intent to negotiate a contract with Paramedics Plus to be the city’s ground ambulance service providerWed, 5 Nov 2014 09:44:00 CST Health DepartmentPublic HealthJoin Parks and Recreation for Card Night for Singles, Angry Birds!, Senior Toddler Gym, and Morehttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/11/05/pr-coe.aspxhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/11/05/pr-coe.aspxBunco | Card Night for Singles | Toddler Gym | Angry Birds! | Toddler Gym | Marshmallow LauncherWed, 5 Nov 2014 08:47:00 CST Parks & RecreationStreet Construction News 11/4/14http://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/11/04/scn-11-4.aspxhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/11/04/scn-11-4.aspxLane Closure – 69th Street | Lane Closures – East Sixth StreetTue, 4 Nov 2014 15:00:00 CST Public WorksEngineeringStreet ConstructionLane Closure – Minnesota Avenuehttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/11/03/lane-closure-minn.aspxhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/11/03/lane-closure-minn.aspxBeginning on Wednesday, November 5, 2014, a portion of the outside north bound lane of Minnesota Avenue will be closed due to an inlet repair projectMon, 3 Nov 2014 16:45:00 CST Public WorksEngineeringStreet ConstructionWorld-Renowned Neighborhood Expert Jim Diers Presents at the Fourth Annual Mayor’s Neighborhood Summit on November 8http://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/11/03/neighb-summit.aspxhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/11/03/neighb-summit.aspxSioux Falls residents, businesses, nonprofits, and faith-based organizations are invited to the Fourth Annual Mayor’s Neighborhood Summit on Saturday, November 8, 2014Mon, 3 Nov 2014 13:56:00 CST Community DevelopmentEconomic DevelopmentPlanningSioux Falls Residents Encouraged to Contribute to Time Capsule Celebrating South Dakota’s 125thhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/11/03/time-capsule.aspxhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/11/03/time-capsule.aspxThe City of Sioux Falls is celebrating the State of South Dakota’s 125th anniversary by burying a time capsuleMon, 3 Nov 2014 12:55:00 CST Official Website of the City of Sioux FallsStructure Fire at 322 East Eighth Streethttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/11/03/structure-fire.aspxhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/11/03/structure-fire.aspxSioux Falls Fire Rescue responded to the report of a structure fire at 322 East Eighth Street around 4:30 a.m. Sunday morningMon, 3 Nov 2014 10:20:00 CST Fire RescueStreet Construction News 11/3/14http://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/11/03/scn-11-3.aspxhttp://www.siouxfalls.org/news/2014/11/03/scn-11-3.aspxStreet Repairs – Tenth Street Downtown Minnesota Avenue to Second Avenue | Lane Closure – Louise Avenue | Lane Closure – East Tenth StreetMon, 3 Nov 2014 08:23:00 CST Public WorksEngineeringStreet ConstructionDog 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 RescueJoin 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 FallsMayor 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 DepartmentStreet 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 DepartmentGet 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 ConstructionIn-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 Department