Official Website of the City of Sioux Falls http://www.SiouxFalls.org News Items from SiouxFalls.org Copyright 08/30/2015 City of Sioux Falls, S.D. 5GovernmentStreet Construction News 8/28/15/news/2015/August/28/scn8-28.aspx/news/2015/August/28/scn8-28.aspxLane Closure – South Marion Road | Lane Closure – Lewis Avenue | Lane Closure – West 18th StreetFri, 28 Aug 2015 16:34:11 CST Public WorksEngineeringStreet ConstructionProtect Your Health During Flood Cleanup Efforts/news/2015/August/28/protect-health.aspx/news/2015/August/28/protect-health.aspxThe Sioux Falls Health Department would like to offer simple precautions to help protect the health and safety of flooded property ownersFri, 28 Aug 2015 15:25:00 CST Health DepartmentPublic HealthLandfill Offers Free Access to Flood-Impacted Residents/news/2015/August/28/landfill-free-access.aspx/news/2015/August/28/landfill-free-access.aspxResidents cleaning up from flood damage resulting from the August 27, 2015, severe weather event may dispose of flood-impacted household items and debris, at no chargeFri, 28 Aug 2015 15:13:00 CST Public WorksSanitary LandfillJoin Us Monday, August 31, for the Rail Yard Purchase Agreement Signing Ceremony/news/2015/August/28/sugning-ceremony.aspx/news/2015/August/28/sugning-ceremony.aspxThe community is strongly encouraged to join in the celebration as Senator John Thune, Senator Tim Johnson, Mayor Mike Huether, and BNSF Railway Executive VP Roger Nober participateFri, 28 Aug 2015 14:52:18 CST Official Website of the City of Sioux FallsElmwood Golf Course News Conference Postponed /news/2015/August/28/news-conf-postponed.aspx/news/2015/August/28/news-conf-postponed.aspxDue to inclement weather conditions, Sioux Falls Parks and Recreation has postponed the news conference on the progression of the Elmwood GolfFri, 28 Aug 2015 09:15:43 CST Parks & RecreationFood for Fines at Siouxland Libraries/news/2015/August/28/food-fines.aspx/news/2015/August/28/food-fines.aspxBring donations of nonperishable food items to any Siouxland Libraries location to benefit local food pantries.Fri, 28 Aug 2015 09:14:09 CST Siouxland Libraries - A City/County PartnershipEmergency Street Closure—Galway Avenue/news/2015/August/28/galway-ave.aspx/news/2015/August/28/galway-ave.aspxOn Friday morning, August 28, 2015, Galway Avenue from 61st Street to 63rd Street will be closed to through trafficFri, 28 Aug 2015 08:08:41 CST Street ConstructionJazz at Fawick concert canceled/news/2015/August/27/Jazz-Fawick-cancelled.aspx/news/2015/August/27/Jazz-Fawick-cancelled.aspxDue to impending inclement weather conditions, Sioux Falls Parks and Recreation has canceled the Thursday, August 27, 2015, Jazz at Fawick concertThu, 27 Aug 2015 17:20:17 CST Parks & RecreationPolice News - 8/27/15/news/2015/August/27/police-news.aspx/news/2015/August/27/police-news.aspxMan Arrested After Robbing Pharmacy and Gas Station | Get-N-Go Armed Robbery | Multiple Hit-and-Run/DWI ArrestThu, 27 Aug 2015 15:50:00 CST Police DepartmentThe Police Department Is Hiring: Apply Today!/news/2015/August/27/pd-hiring.aspx/news/2015/August/27/pd-hiring.aspxThe Sioux Falls Police Department is hiring new officers. Anyone who has an interest in law enforcement is encouraged to apply. The new officers will begin in October. Applications are due by Monday, September 14, 2015Thu, 27 Aug 2015 15:05:36 CST Police DepartmentBoard Vacancy: Parks and Recreation Board/news/2015/August/27/board-vac.aspx/news/2015/August/27/board-vac.aspxMayor Mike Huether has announced an upcoming vacancy to the Sioux Falls Parks and Recreation BoardThu, 27 Aug 2015 14:45:00 CST Mayor's OfficeParks & RecreationMenlo Water Tower Gets a Fresh Coat of Paint/news/2015/August/27/menlo-water-tower.aspx/news/2015/August/27/menlo-water-tower.aspxMenlo water tower is receiving a new coat of paint to extend the life of the water tower. The tower, located in Menlo Park at West 20th Street and South Menlo AvenueThu, 27 Aug 2015 13:45:00 CST Public WorksMayor Huether Announces Citizen Board Appointments/news/2015/August/27/citizen-bd-appnts.aspx/news/2015/August/27/citizen-bd-appnts.aspxMayor Mike Huether has announced new citizen board appointments to the following boards as approved by the Mayor and City CouncilThu, 27 Aug 2015 12:15:00 CST Mayor's OfficeElmwood Golf Course Renovation Progress Report News Conference on Friday/news/2015/August/27/ma-elmwood.aspx/news/2015/August/27/ma-elmwood.aspxNews conference on the progression of the Elmwood Golf Course renovationThu, 27 Aug 2015 11:42:51 CST Parks & RecreationStructure Fire—1914 North Richard Place/news/2015/August/27/fire-richard.aspx/news/2015/August/27/fire-richard.aspxOn Wednesday morning, August 26, 2015, at approximately 11:30 a.m., Sioux Falls Fire Rescue responded to a house fire at 1914 North Richard Place. A resident Thu, 27 Aug 2015 10:29:34 CST Fire RescueAuthor Debbie Bernstein LaCroix to Visit Siouxland Libraries/news/2015/August/26/debbie-bernstein.aspx/news/2015/August/26/debbie-bernstein.aspxHave you ever wondered what it takes to be a children’s picture book writer? Join children’s author Debbie Bernstein LaCroix at Siouxland Libraries’ Downtown Library to learn about her journey of becoming an authorWed, 26 Aug 2015 15:00:00 CST Siouxland Libraries - A City/County PartnershipKidsTeensHow Do You Paint a Water Tower? News Conference Tomorrow/news/2015/August/26/ma-water-tower.aspx/news/2015/August/26/ma-water-tower.aspxNews conference to announce the painting of Menlo Water TowerWed, 26 Aug 2015 13:50:08 CST Public WorksJoin Parks and Recreation for Senior Bike Trail Tour, Kids’ Cross-Country Meets, Simple Cooking With Heart, and More/news/2015/August/26/coe-parks.aspx/news/2015/August/26/coe-parks.aspxSenior Bike Trail Tour | Kids’ Cross-Country Meets | Simple Cooking With HeartWed, 26 Aug 2015 13:42:03 CST Parks & RecreationYaeger Road Closed at 33rd Street/news/2015/August/25/scn-8-25.aspx/news/2015/August/25/scn-8-25.aspxBeginning on Thursday, August 27, 2015, Yaeger Road will be closed at 33rd Street to allow construction crews to install a water mainTue, 25 Aug 2015 16:44:12 CST Public WorksEngineeringStreet ConstructionUpcoming Events for Children and Teens at Siouxland Libraries/news/2015/August/25/lib-coe.aspx/news/2015/August/25/lib-coe.aspxTremendous Tuesday | Teenagent Tuesday: Teenagents’ Advisory Board (TAB) | Write a Letter to Curious GeorgeTue, 25 Aug 2015 16:31:46 CST Siouxland Libraries - A City/County PartnershipKidsTeensCity Leverages New Technology With Automated Pavement Condition Data Collection Project/news/2015/August/25/new-tech.aspx/news/2015/August/25/new-tech.aspxThe City of Sioux Falls is teaming with Infrastructure Management Services (IMS) to begin a state-of-the-art street pavement surveyTue, 25 Aug 2015 13:24:24 CST EngineeringPublic WorksPlanning Commission Briefing /news/2015/August/25/planning-briefing.aspx/news/2015/August/25/planning-briefing.aspxPrior to the monthly Planning Commission public hearing, the City of Sioux Falls Planning Commission will have a briefing on Tuesday, September 1, 2015, at 12 noonTue, 25 Aug 2015 09:45:17 CST Planning CommissionPlanningPlanning & Building ServicesLane Closure – East 37th Street/news/2015/August/24/land-closure.aspx/news/2015/August/24/land-closure.aspxBeginning on Thursday, August 27, 2015, a portion of the westbound lane of East 37th Street at Dakota Avenue will be closed due to an inlet repair project. East 37th Street will remain open to traffic at all timesMon, 24 Aug 2015 16:40:35 CST Street ConstructionEngineeringPublic WorksCommunity Encouraged to Share in the Celebration: Rail Yard Purchase Agreement Signing Ceremony Planned for August 31/news/2015/August/24/signing-ceremony.aspx/news/2015/August/24/signing-ceremony.aspxThe community is strongly encouraged to join in the celebration as Senator John Thune, Senator Tim Johnson, Mayor Mike Huether, and BNSF Railway Executive VP Roger NoberMon, 24 Aug 2015 14:55:00 CST Official Website of the City of Sioux FallsAutomated Pavement Survey Under Way: News Conference Tuesday/news/2015/August/24/pavement-survey.aspx/news/2015/August/24/pavement-survey.aspxNews conference to announce how the City of Sioux Falls is using automated pavement data collection for the first timeMon, 24 Aug 2015 13:52:55 CST Public WorksEngineeringStart the School Year Off Right; Get Up to Date on Your Vaccines/news/2015/August/24/vaccines.aspx/news/2015/August/24/vaccines.aspxWith school districts across the area opening their doors this month, the Sioux Falls Health Department would like to remind parents of the importance of having their children’s immunizations up to date before they start classMon, 24 Aug 2015 13:00:00 CST Health DepartmentLED Streetlight Neighborhood Pilot Project a Huge Success/news/2015/August/24/led-project.aspx/news/2015/August/24/led-project.aspxThe City of Sioux Falls recently began an LED streetlight pilot project in six neighborhoods throughout townMon, 24 Aug 2015 12:06:16 CST EnvironmentalElectric LightVehicular Homicide Arrest /news/2015/August/24/vehicular-hom.aspx/news/2015/August/24/vehicular-hom.aspxOn August 23, 2015, at 4:11 p.m., members of the Sioux Falls Police Department, Sioux Falls Fire Rescue, and Paramedics Plus were dispatched to the area of 41st Street and Westbrooke Lane for a car versus motorcycle accidentMon, 24 Aug 2015 11:00:00 CST Police DepartmentLane Closure – West 11th Street/news/2015/August/24/sc-news.aspx/news/2015/August/24/sc-news.aspxBeginning on at 8:30 a.m. on Monday morning, August 24, 2015, the leftmost lane of West 11th Street will be closed at South Main AvenueMon, 24 Aug 2015 10:37:12 CST Street ConstructionEngineeringPublic WorksOutdoor Aquatic Facilities Closed/news/2015/August/23/Outdoor-Aquatic-Facilities-Closed.aspx/news/2015/August/23/Outdoor-Aquatic-Facilities-Closed.aspxAll Sioux Falls Parks and Recreation outdoor aquatic facilities will be closed Sunday, August 23, 2015, due to cool temperaturesSun, 23 Aug 2015 11:40:21 CST Parks & RecreationMayor Huether Announces Citizen Board Appointments/news/2015/August/21/board-appointments.aspx/news/2015/August/21/board-appointments.aspxMayor Mike Huether has announced new citizen board appointments to the following boards as approved by the Mayor and City CouncilFri, 21 Aug 2015 14:00:00 CST Stabbing/news/2015/August/21/stabbing.aspx/news/2015/August/21/stabbing.aspxAt approximately 6:52 p.m, officers from the Sioux Falls Police Department responded to the 500 block of North Cliff Avenue for a reported stabbing. Upon arrival, Fri, 21 Aug 2015 12:00:00 CST Outdoor Aquatic Facilities Closed/news/2015/August/19/outdoor-acquatics-closed.aspx/news/2015/August/19/outdoor-acquatics-closed.aspxAll Sioux Falls Parks and Recreation outdoor aquatic facilities will be closed Wednesday, August 19, 2015, due to cool temperatures. The locations of the aquatic facilities Wed, 19 Aug 2015 13:48:04 CST Human Trafficking Investigation/news/2015/August/19/human-trafficking.aspx/news/2015/August/19/human-trafficking.aspxOn August 17, 2015, the Sioux Falls Police Department Street Crimes Unit found an Internet advertisement that appeared to be related to prostitution. They began an Wed, 19 Aug 2015 13:00:00 CST Hit and Run Accident with Fire Hydrant/news/2015/August/19/hit-run.aspx/news/2015/August/19/hit-run.aspxAt approximately 1:27 a.m. on August 19, 2015, officers of the Sioux Falls Police Department were dispatched to the 6700 block of West 41st Street for a single-car Wed, 19 Aug 2015 11:34:08 CST August Alcohol Compliance Check/news/2015/August/19/alcohol-check.aspx/news/2015/August/19/alcohol-check.aspxOn August 18, 2015, the Sioux Falls Police Department conducted an alcohol compliance check of 24 businesses in Sioux Falls. All of the businesses passed the check, as Wed, 19 Aug 2015 11:31:19 CST Join Parks and Recreation for Senior Bike Trail Tour, Kids’ Cross-Country Meets, Simple Cooking With Heart, and More/news/2015/August/19/coe-parks.aspx/news/2015/August/19/coe-parks.aspxSenior Bike Trail Tour| Kids’ Cross-Country Meets | Simple Cooking With Heart| All Ages Fall Road Races | Wed, 19 Aug 2015 09:00:00 CST Parks & RecreationRecreation ActivitiesEmergency Lane Closure – South Phillips Avenue/news/2015/August/18/lane-closure.aspx/news/2015/August/18/lane-closure.aspxBeginning on Tuesday afternoon, August 18, 2015, the rightmost westbound lane of East Tenth Street will be closed at South Phillips AvenueTue, 18 Aug 2015 13:09:37 CST Street ConstructionEngineeringOutdoor Aquatic Facilities Closed/news/2015/August/18/pools-closed.aspx/news/2015/August/18/pools-closed.aspxAll Sioux Falls Parks and Recreation outdoor aquatic facilities will be closed Tuesday, August 18, 2015, due to inclement weatherTue, 18 Aug 2015 10:32:30 CST Parks & RecreationStreet Construction News/news/2015/August/17/street-const.aspx/news/2015/August/17/street-const.aspxLane Closure – West 26th Street | Watermain Installation – 33rd Street and Yaeger RoadTue, 18 Aug 2015 09:00:55 CST Street ConstructionStreet | Fleet ManagementPublic WorksHuman Relations Commission Seeking Nominations for 2015 Humanitarian Awards/news/2015/August/17/nominations-humanitarian.aspx/news/2015/August/17/nominations-humanitarian.aspxThe Sioux Falls Human Relations Commission is seeking nominations for the Commission’s ninth annual Humanitarian AwardMon, 17 Aug 2015 13:00:00 CST Human RelationsHumanitarian AwardOutdoor Aquatic Facilities Closed/news/2015/August/17/acquatic-closed.aspx/news/2015/August/17/acquatic-closed.aspxAll Sioux Falls Parks and Recreation outdoor aquatic facilities will be closed Monday, August 17, 2015, due to inclement weather. The locations of the aquatic facilities areMon, 17 Aug 2015 12:30:00 CST Recreation ActivitiesParks & Recreation—Board Vacancies—Falls Community Health Governing Board/news/2015/August/17/board-vacancy.aspx/news/2015/August/17/board-vacancy.aspxMayor Mike Huether has announced two upcoming vacancies to the Falls Community Health Governing BoardMon, 17 Aug 2015 12:15:00 CST Falls Community HealthThird Annual Cast With a Cop—Kids’ Fishing Event/news/2015/August/17/cast-cop.aspx/news/2015/August/17/cast-cop.aspxThe Sioux Falls Police Department will host a fishing event for underprivileged children on Saturday, August 15, 2015, from 7:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Cast With a Cop will Mon, 17 Aug 2015 12:01:52 CST Police DepartmentArrest of Armed Robber of a Cab Driver/news/2015/August/17/armed-robber.aspx/news/2015/August/17/armed-robber.aspxAt approximately 11:38 p.m. on Saturday, August 15, 2015, an alert dispatcher at Yellow Cab Taxi recognized the phone number of a potential fare as the same number Mon, 17 Aug 2015 12:00:00 CST Police DepartmentReported Drowning Unfounded/news/2015/August/17/drowning.aspx/news/2015/August/17/drowning.aspxOn August 14, 2015, at approximately 4:30 p.m., Metro Communications received a call reporting that an individual was possibly missing in the water at Family ParkMon, 17 Aug 2015 12:00:00 CST Police DepartmentStabbing/news/2015/August/17/stabbing.aspx/news/2015/August/17/stabbing.aspxOn August 16, 2015, shortly after 1 a.m., Sioux Falls Police Department Officers responded to Giliberto’s for a report of a stabbing. Officers discovered two adult males Mon, 17 Aug 2015 11:52:03 CST Police DepartmentIndoor Aquatic Center Construction Site Tour for Today Postponed /news/2015/August/17/tour-postponed.aspx/news/2015/August/17/tour-postponed.aspxThe project site tour of the indoor aquatic center currently under construction at Spellerberg Park for Monday, August 17, 2015, from 5:30 to 6 p.m. has been postponed due to weatherMon, 17 Aug 2015 11:38:40 CST Parks & RecreationMidco® Aquatic CenterStreet Construction/news/2015/August/14/street-construction.aspx/news/2015/August/14/street-construction.aspxLane Closure – West Avenue| Lane Closures - Kiwanis Avenue| Street Closure - Van Eps Avenue| Between Tenth Street and 12th Street| Street Closure - Benson RoadFri, 14 Aug 2015 16:18:02 CST Street ConstructionEngineering—Board Vacancies—Main Street Business Improvement District Board/news/2015/August/14/board-vacancies.aspx/news/2015/August/14/board-vacancies.aspxMayor Mike Huether has announced two vacancies to the Main Street Business Improvement District Board, which serves the downtown areaFri, 14 Aug 2015 14:00:00 CST Business ResourcesRollover Accident at 33rd Street and Western Avenue/news/2015/August/14/rollover-accident.aspx/news/2015/August/14/rollover-accident.aspxOn August 12, 2015, at 4:28 p.m., Sioux Falls Police, Sioux Falls Fire Rescue, and Paramedics Plus responded to the intersection of 33rd Street and Western Avenue for Fri, 14 Aug 2015 11:37:39 CST Police DepartmentReminder: Indoor Aquatic Center Construction Site Tour/news/2015/August/14/const-site-tour.aspx/news/2015/August/14/const-site-tour.aspxThe public is invited to attend a project site tour of the indoor aquatic center currently under construction at Spellerberg Park. The tour will take place on Monday, August 17, 2015, from 5:30 to 6 p.m.Fri, 14 Aug 2015 10:30:58 CST Midco® Aquatic CenterParks & RecreationMatt Burns Named Chief of Sioux Falls Police Department/news/2015/August/14/police-chief.aspx/news/2015/August/14/police-chief.aspxAssistant Police Chief Matt Burns has been named the new Chief of the Sioux Falls Police Department. Current Police Chief Doug Barthel will retire in October after a nearly 3-year career with the departmentFri, 14 Aug 2015 10:27:44 CST Police DepartmentPolice News/news/2015/August/14/police-news.aspx/news/2015/August/14/police-news.aspxSuspect Arrested After Threatening Man With Machete | Armed Robbery of a Cab DriverFri, 14 Aug 2015 10:20:47 CST Police DepartmentJogger Attacked on Bike Trail/news/2015/August/13/jogger-attacked.aspx/news/2015/August/13/jogger-attacked.aspxAround 7:30 a.m. on Wednesday, August 12, 2015, a 43-year-old woman was jogging on the bike trail in Cherry Rock Park near South Cliff Avenue. A man jumped out Thu, 13 Aug 2015 16:54:16 CST Police DepartmentStreet Construction/news/2015/August/13/street-construction.aspx/news/2015/August/13/street-construction.aspxBeginning on Monday, August 17, 2015, at 7:00 a.m., West Custer Lane will be closed approximately 500 feet west of Solberg Avenue. Properties along West Custer Lane will Thu, 13 Aug 2015 16:23:45 CST Street ConstructionEngineeringMosquito Control Spraying for the Sioux Falls Region/news/2015/August/12/mosquito-spraying.aspx/news/2015/August/12/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 eveningWed, 12 Aug 2015 16:30:00 CST Vector/Mosquito ControlHealth DepartmentStreet Construction/news/2015/August/12/street-construction.aspx/news/2015/August/12/street-construction.aspxEast Pearl Street and North Wayland Avenue Watermain Replacement| Benson Road Overlay Begins August 18Wed, 12 Aug 2015 16:19:26 CST Call for Nominations for the Mayor’s Sioux Falls Beautiful Excellence Awards/news/2015/August/12/sf-beautiful.aspx/news/2015/August/12/sf-beautiful.aspxSioux Falls Beautiful, along with Mayor Mike Huether, seeks nominations for the 2015 Mayor’s Sioux Falls Beautiful Excellence Awards Program. The program celebrates community beautification efforts that promoteWed, 12 Aug 2015 14:38:50 CST PlanningSwimming Gone to the Dogs Scheduled for August 18 at Laurel Oak Family Aquatic Center /news/2015/August/12/dogs-swimming.aspx/news/2015/August/12/dogs-swimming.aspxSioux Falls Parks and Recreation has scheduled the annual Swimming Gone to the Dogs event at Laurel Oak Family Aquatic Center, 3401 East 49th Street, on Tuesday,Wed, 12 Aug 2015 11:26:48 CST Swimming Pools | AquaticsParks & RecreationRecreation ActivitiesCathedral Historic District Receives the 2015 Mayor’s Historic Preservation Award/news/2015/August/11/cathedral-historic-district.aspx/news/2015/August/11/cathedral-historic-district.aspxThe 2015 Mayor’s Historic Preservation Award is presented to the Cathedral Historic District for its commitment to continued historic preservation standards to renew Tue, 11 Aug 2015 15:21:43 CST PlanningCathedral Historic NeighborhoodSioux Falls Parks and Recreation Announces Outdoor Public Pool Closure Dates/news/2015/August/11/pools-closing.aspx/news/2015/August/11/pools-closing.aspxSioux Falls Parks and Recreation announces tentative closure dates for the outdoor public poolsTue, 11 Aug 2015 14:30:00 CST Swimming Pools | AquaticsParks & RecreationRecreation ActivitiesPolice News/news/2015/August/11/police-news.aspx/news/2015/August/11/police-news.aspxAggravated Assault| SFPD Officers Shoot Pit Bull| Warrant Issued in Death Investigation| Injury of person in custodyTue, 11 Aug 2015 12:25:40 CST Police DepartmentMosquito Control Spraying for the Sioux Falls Region/news/2015/August/11/mosquito-spraying.aspx/news/2015/August/11/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 eveningTue, 11 Aug 2015 12:11:02 CST Vector/Mosquito ControlHealth DepartmentStreet Construction News - 8/11/2015/news/2015/August/10/sc-news.aspx/news/2015/August/10/sc-news.aspxLane Closures - Benson Road | Street Closure – Sherman AvenueTue, 11 Aug 2015 11:39:50 CST Street ConstructionEngineeringPublic WorksFalls Community Health Celebrates National Health Center Week/news/2015/August/10/community-health.aspx/news/2015/August/10/community-health.aspxFalls Community Health is celebrating National Health Center Week August 9‒15, 2015, to raise awareness about the mission and accomplishments of America’s Mon, 10 Aug 2015 16:00:00 CST Falls Community HealthHealth DepartmentPools Beginning to Close at the End of This Week: News Conference on Tuesday/news/2015/August/10/pools-closing.aspx/news/2015/August/10/pools-closing.aspxNews conference to announce tentative public pool closing dates for Sioux Falls Mon, 10 Aug 2015 15:00:00 CST Recreation ActivitiesParks & RecreationCVB BID Review Process to Begin Soon/news/2015/August/10/cvb-bid-review.aspx/news/2015/August/10/cvb-bid-review.aspxThe cooperative effort to explore the future growth and opportunities of the visitor industry in Sioux Falls is ready to commence. The Sioux Falls Convention & Visitors Mon, 10 Aug 2015 14:57:17 CST FinanceSioux Falls Fire Rescue Improves Rating to ISO Class 2/news/2015/August/10/fire-rescue.aspx/news/2015/August/10/fire-rescue.aspxThe City of Sioux Falls has been notified by the Insurance Service Office (ISO) that the fire protection rating for Sioux Falls Fire Rescue will be improving to a Class 2. ISOMon, 10 Aug 2015 14:00:00 CST Fire RescueTerrace Park Family Aquatic Center Closed Due to Mechanical Issues/news/2015/August/10/terrace.aspx/news/2015/August/10/terrace.aspxTerrace Park Family Aquatic Center, located at 1001 West Madison Street, will be closed Monday, August 10, 2015, due to mechanical issuesMon, 10 Aug 2015 12:24:07 CST Parks & RecreationStreet Construction News/news/2015/August/07/street-construction.aspx/news/2015/August/07/street-construction.aspxLane Closure on ‘B’ Avenue| East 12th Street Sanitary Sewer Repairs| Lane Closures 41st Street and Kiwanis AvenueFri, 7 Aug 2015 16:41:57 CST Street ConstructionEngineeringLane Closures 85th Street and Minnesota Avenue/news/2015/August/07/lane-closure.aspx/news/2015/August/07/lane-closure.aspxBeginning on Friday, August 7, 2015, the eastbound turn lanes on 85th Street at Minnesota Avenue will be closed to allow construction crews to perform streetFri, 7 Aug 2015 11:33:39 CST Street ConstructionEngineeringPublic WorksPhase 1 of South Cliff Avenue Construction Complete: Contractor Receives Incentive Payment/news/2015/August/07/phase-1-cliff.aspx/news/2015/August/07/phase-1-cliff.aspxThe City of Sioux Falls is pleased to announce that phase one of the construction project on South Cliff Avenue from 61st Street to 85th Street is completeFri, 7 Aug 2015 11:06:15 CST Street ConstructionEngineeringPublic WorksDunham Park Robbery/Shooting/news/2015/August/07/robber-shooting.aspx/news/2015/August/07/robber-shooting.aspxOn Thursday, August 6, 2015, around 12:30 p.m. members of the Sioux Falls Police Department were called to Sanford Hospital for a 17-year-old male with a non-life-threatening gunshot woundFri, 7 Aug 2015 10:50:39 CST Police DepartmentCasino Robbery/news/2015/August/06/casino-robbery.aspx/news/2015/August/06/casino-robbery.aspxOn August 6, 2015, at 1:57 p.m., officers were dispatched to an armed robbery that had just occurred at the Lucky Lady Casino located at 601 West 11th Street. Initial Thu, 6 Aug 2015 16:38:15 CST Police DepartmentIndoor Aquatic Center Construction Site Tour/news/2015/August/06/acquatic-center.aspx/news/2015/August/06/acquatic-center.aspxThe public is invited to attend a project site tour of the indoor aquatic center currently under construction at Spellerberg Park. The tour will take place on Monday, Thu, 6 Aug 2015 15:30:00 CST Recreation ActivitiesParksAggravated Assault/news/2015/August/06/aggravated-assault.aspx/news/2015/August/06/aggravated-assault.aspxOn August 6, 2015, at approximately 7:33 a.m., the Sioux Falls Police Department responded to the area of 69th Street and Minnesota Avenue after Metro Thu, 6 Aug 2015 15:18:06 CST Police DepartmentIn-Field Press Meet Tomorrow to Provide an Update on South Cliff Avenue Street Construction/news/2015/August/06/update-cliff-ave.aspx/news/2015/August/06/update-cliff-ave.aspxIn-field press meet to provide an update on the South Cliff Avenue street construction project Thu, 6 Aug 2015 14:54:07 CST Street ConstructionEngineeringInjury Accident/news/2015/August/06/injury-accident.aspx/news/2015/August/06/injury-accident.aspxAt approximately 11:29 p.m. on Wednesday, August 5, 2015, officers of the Sioux Falls Police Department were dispatched to East Sixth Street and North Weber AvenueThu, 6 Aug 2015 12:19:51 CST Police DepartmentPublic Parking Ramp and Mixed-Use Project Takes Step Forward/news/2015/August/05/parking-ramp.aspx/news/2015/August/05/parking-ramp.aspxThe City of Sioux Falls announces that the mixed-use development, including private development and a new public parking ramp announced in June, is taking a step Wed, 5 Aug 2015 16:41:42 CST Community DevelopmentPolice Chief Doug Barthel Announces Plans to Retire After Nearly 30 Years of Service to Sioux Falls/news/2015/August/05/barthel-retires.aspx/news/2015/August/05/barthel-retires.aspxPolice Chief Doug Barthel will retire on October 16, 2015, after a nearly 30-year career with the Sioux Falls Police DepartmentWed, 5 Aug 2015 14:00:00 CST Police DepartmentFourth Annual Cops, Kids, and Karts Event/news/2015/August/05/kids-cops-karts.aspx/news/2015/August/05/kids-cops-karts.aspxThe Fourth Annual Cops, Kids, and Karts event will take place on Wednesday, August 5, 2015, from 4:45 to 7 p.m. The event pairs underprivileged kids with law Wed, 5 Aug 2015 14:00:00 CST Police DepartmentStructure Fire at 4509 East Clark Street/news/2015/August/05/structure-fire.aspx/news/2015/August/05/structure-fire.aspxOn Tuesday, August 4, just after 6 p.m., Sioux Falls Fire Rescue responded to a reported structure fire at 4509 East Clark Street. A neighbor witnessed smoke coming Wed, 5 Aug 2015 11:38:46 CST Fire RescueJoin Parks and Recreation for Yappy Hour, Disc Golf Tournament, Sounds at the Falls, and More/news/2015/August/05/coe-parks.aspx/news/2015/August/05/coe-parks.aspxYappy Hour | Jazz at Fawick presents Sioux Falls Big Band | Disc Golf Tournament | Sounds at the Falls presents Jami Lynn Wed, 5 Aug 2015 08:59:04 CST Parks & RecreationArmed Robbery/news/2015/August/04/armed-robbery.aspx/news/2015/August/04/armed-robbery.aspxOn August 4, 2015, at 5:50 a.m., officers from the Sioux Falls Police Department were dispatched to the Cloud 9 Motel at 4904 North Cliff Avenue for an armed robberyTue, 4 Aug 2015 15:00:00 CST Police DepartmentStructure Fire at 1300 South Olive Drive/news/2015/August/04/fire.aspx/news/2015/August/04/fire.aspxMonday afternoon, August 3, at approximately 4:30 p.m., Sioux Falls Fire Rescue responded to a fire in a single-family home. The homeowner was home at the time and Tue, 4 Aug 2015 12:00:00 CST Fire RescueStreet Construction/news/2015/August/03/street-construction.aspx/news/2015/August/03/street-construction.aspxLane Closure – South Western Avenue| Lane Closures 12th Street and Kiwanis Avenue| Lane Closures 39th Street and Kiwanis Avenue| Lane Closures – North Cliff AvenueMon, 3 Aug 2015 16:21:48 CST Street ConstructionEngineeringNational Night Out 2015/news/2015/August/03/night-out.aspx/news/2015/August/03/night-out.aspxThe National Association of Town Watch developed National Night Out (NNO) 30 years ago. Today, it involves more than 16,250 communities and 38.1 million people Mon, 3 Aug 2015 16:12:24 CST Police DepartmentAccident at Rice Street and Cliff Avenue/news/2015/August/03/accident.aspx/news/2015/August/03/accident.aspxOn August 2, 2015, at approximately 10:21 p.m., a Sioux Falls Police Department marked patrol vehicle was traveling southbound on Cliff Avenue when it collided with aMon, 3 Aug 2015 13:00:00 CST Police DepartmentPlanning Commission Briefing /news/2015/August/03/planning-commission.aspx/news/2015/August/03/planning-commission.aspxPrior to the monthly Planning Commission public hearing, the City of Sioux Falls Planning Commission will have a briefing on TuesdayMon, 3 Aug 2015 10:57:29 CST PlanningPlanning CommissionStreet Construction News - 7/31/2015/news/2015/July/31/sc-news.aspx/news/2015/July/31/sc-news.aspxStreet Closure – Fourth Avenue | Lane Closure – East 41st Street | Lane Closure – West AvenueFri, 31 Jul 2015 17:00:00 CST Street ConstructionEngineeringPublic WorksDog Attack Leads to Shots Fired/news/2015/July/31/dog-attack.aspx/news/2015/July/31/dog-attack.aspxOn July 31, 2015, at approximately 6:59 a.m., the Sioux Falls Police Department responded to the 1300 block of South Elmwood Avenue after Metro Communications Fri, 31 Jul 2015 15:00:00 CST Animal ControlPolice DepartmentAnimal BitesJazz at Fawick Series Begins Next Week/news/2015/July/31/jazz-fawick.aspx/news/2015/July/31/jazz-fawick.aspxSioux Falls Parks and Recreation invites you to celebrate the summer with entertainment each Thursday evening now through August 27, 2015Fri, 31 Jul 2015 10:27:24 CST Parks & RecreationStreet Construction/news/2015/July/30/street-construction.aspx/news/2015/July/30/street-construction.aspxLane Closures – Kiwanis Avenue| Street Closure – West Russell Street Frontage Road| Alley Closure – between South Main Avenue and South Dakota Avenue Thu, 30 Jul 2015 16:13:25 CST Street ConstructionEngineeringMedia and Public Invited to Fire Sprinkler Demonstration/news/2015/July/30/fire-sprinkler-demo.aspx/news/2015/July/30/fire-sprinkler-demo.aspxSioux Falls Fire Rescue will conduct a live burn comparing a fire-sprinklered room and a non-fire-sprinklered roomThu, 30 Jul 2015 15:00:00 CST Fire PreventionFire RescueMayor Mike Huether’s 2016 Recommended Budget Stays Ahead of Growth and Tackles Tough Issues/news/2015/July/30/2016-budget.aspx/news/2015/July/30/2016-budget.aspxMayor Mike Huether submitted a proposed 2016 budget of $471 million to the City Council today, which would be the largest in the City’s history. The budget keeps pace Thu, 30 Jul 2015 14:00:00 CST City BudgetFinanceBoard Vacancy: Solid Waste Planning Board/news/2015/July/30/solid-waste.aspx/news/2015/July/30/solid-waste.aspxSioux Falls, South Dakota: Mayor Mike Huether has announced a vacancy to the Solid Waste Planning Board (SWPB) to fill the citizen representative positionThu, 30 Jul 2015 11:36:22 CST Sanitary LandfillStreet Construction News - 7/30/2015/news/2015/July/30/sc-news.aspx/news/2015/July/30/sc-news.aspxCliff Avenue and 69th Street Traffic Switch | West 12th Street Bridge ConstructionThu, 30 Jul 2015 11:13:20 CST Street ConstructionEngineeringPublic WorksMosquito Control Spraying for the Sioux Falls Region/news/2015/July/29/mosquito-spraying.aspx/news/2015/July/29/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 eveningWed, 29 Jul 2015 16:00:50 CST Vector/Mosquito ControlHealth DepartmentJoin Parks and Recreation for Celebrating Youth, Remote Control Car Races, Lacrosse Clinic, and More/news/2015/July/29/coe-parks-rec.aspx/news/2015/July/29/coe-parks-rec.aspxFunctional Fitness| Jazz at Fawick Featuring Kepler’s Theory (fusion pop)| Mondays at McKennan Featuring the Crabgrass Crew| Become a MentorWed, 29 Jul 2015 11:46:34 CST Parks & RecreationRecreation Activities