Official Website of the City of Sioux Falls News Items from Copyright 11/30/2015 City of Sioux Falls, S.D. 5GovernmentSioux Falls Fire Rescue and Police Department to Encourage Carbon Monoxide Detector Use at News Conference Tomorrow/news/2015/November/30/cb-detector.aspx/news/2015/November/30/cb-detector.aspxNews conference to encourage Sioux Falls residents to install carbon monoxide detectors in their homes and to increase awareness of the deadly gas’s dangers this Mon, 30 Nov 2015 16:30:00 CST Fire RescueSnow Alert for the City of Sioux Falls/news/2015/November/30/snow-alert1.aspx/news/2015/November/30/snow-alert1.aspxThe Public Works Street Division has declared a snow alert. Plowing of emergency snow routes began this morning and will continue until routes are clearMon, 30 Nov 2015 16:16:03 CST Snow Alert and Removal InformationStreet | Fleet ManagementPublic WorksPublic ParkingPolice Department—TONIGHT—Sioux Falls Parks and Recreation Community Centers Closed for Evening Activities /news/2015/November/30/community-centers.aspx/news/2015/November/30/community-centers.aspxSioux Falls Parks and Recreation announces all five community centers will close operations at 6 p.m. today, Monday, November 30, 2015, due to inclement weatherMon, 30 Nov 2015 14:06:01 CST Recreation ActivitiesParks & RecreationSTD Numbers a Concern in Sioux Falls: Falls Community Health to Announce New Awareness Campaign/news/2015/November/30/std.aspx/news/2015/November/30/std.aspxIn conjunction with World AIDS Day, Falls Community Health is announcing a new campaign and unique community resource to raise awareness about Mon, 30 Nov 2015 12:07:53 CST Health DepartmentFalls Community HealthAnother Significant Winter Storm on the Way: Plan to Leave Early and Drive Slowly/news/2015/November/30/snow1.aspx/news/2015/November/30/snow1.aspxThe National Weather Service is forecasting another significant winter storm for Sioux Falls. The storm will produce snow and high winds lasting through TuesdayMon, 30 Nov 2015 10:01:20 CST Public WorksStreet | Fleet ManagementStreet Construction News/news/2015/November/25/scn.aspx/news/2015/November/25/scn.aspxLane Closure – 41st Street & Lane Closure – 49th StreetWed, 25 Nov 2015 16:11:58 CST Public WorksStreet | Fleet ManagementReport Streetlight Outages/news/2015/November/25/streetlight-outages.aspx/news/2015/November/25/streetlight-outages.aspxWhile you’re outside making sure each of your holiday lights is working properly, look to the street as well and report any streetlight outagesWed, 25 Nov 2015 14:30:00 CST Public WorksElectric LightThanksgiving Holiday Cooking Safety Recycle Holiday Grease at the Household Hazardous Waste Facility/news/2015/November/25/cooking-safety.aspx/news/2015/November/25/cooking-safety.aspxSioux Falls Fire Rescue would like to remind citizens of the dangers associated with holiday cooking. Unattended cooking is a leading cause of home fires, directly Wed, 25 Nov 2015 13:00:00 CST Fire RescueLeaf and Branch Drop-Offs Closing Sunday/news/2015/November/25/drop-off.aspx/news/2015/November/25/drop-off.aspxThis is your last weekend for fall cleanup! The City of Sioux Falls will close its two leaf and branch drop-off sites on Sunday, November 29, 2015. The two sites are Wed, 25 Nov 2015 11:30:18 CST Sanitary LandfillPublic WorksStructure Fire 1715 South Ninth Avenue/news/2015/November/25/structure-fire.aspx/news/2015/November/25/structure-fire.aspxAt 6:15 a.m. on November 25, 2015, Sioux Falls Fire Rescue responded to 1715 South Ninth Avenue for a structure fireWed, 25 Nov 2015 10:14:00 CST Fire RescueSioux Area Metro/news/2015/November/24/sam.aspx/news/2015/November/24/sam.aspxSAM Closed on Thanksgiving Day & Downtown Bus Stop Changes on November 27 During the Parade of Lights Tue, 24 Nov 2015 16:30:00 CST Sioux Area MetroUpcoming Events for Children and Teens/news/2015/November/24/coe-library.aspx/news/2015/November/24/coe-library.aspxParent-Child Workshop | FuNdAy MoNdAy: Movie | NaNoWriMo Last Day, Last Chance | Tremendous Tuesday | STEM Tuesday | Teenagent Tuesday: Teenagents’ Advisory Board (TAB)Tue, 24 Nov 2015 14:43:21 CST Siouxland Libraries - A City/County PartnershipKidsTeensStaying Healthy for the Holidays/news/2015/November/24/healthy-holidays.aspx/news/2015/November/24/healthy-holidays.aspxThe holidays are a time to give thanks, reflect, and celebrate. Because nobody likes to be sick during the holidays, give yourself, your family, and community the gift of Tue, 24 Nov 2015 12:56:54 CST Public HealthHealth DepartmentPlanning Commission Briefing /news/2015/November/24/pc-briefing.aspx/news/2015/November/24/pc-briefing.aspxPrior to the monthly Planning Commission public hearing, the City of Sioux Falls Planning Commission will have a briefing on Tuesday, December 1, 2015, at 12 noonTue, 24 Nov 2015 10:25:00 CST Planning & Building ServicesZoning DivisionStreet Construction News - 11/23/2015/news/2015/November/24/street-construction-news.aspx/news/2015/November/24/street-construction-news.aspxLane Closure –12th Street | Lane Closure – 26th StreetTue, 24 Nov 2015 08:15:58 CST Street ConstructionEngineeringPublic WorksStructure Fire—913 South Clover Avenue/news/2015/November/23/structure-fire.aspx/news/2015/November/23/structure-fire.aspxOn Sunday, November 22, 2015, at approximately 2:30 p.m., Sioux Falls Fire Rescue responded to a reported structure fire at 913 South Clover Avenue. The initial Mon, 23 Nov 2015 13:15:00 CST Fire RescueSuspect Arrested After Shooting at Two Moving Cars/news/2015/November/23/suspect-arrested.aspx/news/2015/November/23/suspect-arrested.aspxOn Saturday, November 21, 2015, at 4:30 a.m., a driver reported his car was shot near East Rice Street and North Cliff Avenue. The suspect was driving a larger gray Mon, 23 Nov 2015 12:57:31 CST Police DepartmentSouthwest Sioux Falls Receives Preliminary Flood Insurance Rate Maps for Review/news/2015/November/23/flood-ins-rate.aspx/news/2015/November/23/flood-ins-rate.aspxNew Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) flood insurance rate maps for an area in southwest Sioux Falls are now available Mon, 23 Nov 2015 12:46:46 CST Planning & Building ServicesZoning DivisionCity Announces Construction Manager and Design Team for the Mixed-Use Parking Ramp Project/news/2015/November/23/ramp-project.aspx/news/2015/November/23/ramp-project.aspxToday, the City of Sioux Falls announced that Sioux Falls Construction has been selected to lead the construction of the new mixed-use parking ramp project in downtown Sioux FallsMon, 23 Nov 2015 10:00:00 CST Community DevelopmentFirst Snowfall Brings Reminder to Keep Sidewalks Clear of Snow and Ice This Winter/news/2015/November/23/sidewalk-reminder.aspx/news/2015/November/23/sidewalk-reminder.aspxThe City of Sioux Falls would like to remind residents: Don’t wait. Shovel within 48. Residents have 48 hours from the end of a weather event to remove snow and ice from sidewalksMon, 23 Nov 2015 08:58:56 CST Code EnforcementLane Closure – 12th Street/news/2015/November/20/scn.aspx/news/2015/November/20/scn.aspxBeginning at 8:30 a.m. on Tuesday, November 24, 2015, the westbound right lane on West 12th Street will be closed starting at South Ebenezer Avenue and continuing Fri, 20 Nov 2015 16:07:17 CST Public WorksEngineeringStreet ConstructionSnow Alert = Don’t Park on the Street Cars and Trailers Will Be Ticketed/news/2015/November/20/cars-ticketed.aspx/news/2015/November/20/cars-ticketed.aspxWhen a snow alert is declared by the City of Sioux Falls, vehicles cannot be parked legally on the street until the street has been plowed. Sioux Falls Police and Public Fri, 20 Nov 2015 16:02:30 CST Public WorksStreet | Fleet ManagementSnow Alert for the City of Sioux Falls/news/2015/November/20/snow-alert.aspx/news/2015/November/20/snow-alert.aspxThe Public Works Street Division has declared a snow alert. Plowing of emergency snow routes began this morning and will continue until routes are clear.Fri, 20 Nov 2015 15:21:30 CST Snow Alert and Removal InformationStreet | Fleet ManagementCity Will Announce Milestone for Mixed-Use Parking Ramp Project at News Conference Monday/news/2015/November/20/mth.aspx/news/2015/November/20/mth.aspxNews conference to announce a significant milestone in the mixed-use parking ramp project in downtown Sioux FallsFri, 20 Nov 2015 15:00:00 CST Community DevelopmentSnow Removal Efforts Underway as City Sees First Major Snowfall/news/2015/November/20/snow-removal.aspx/news/2015/November/20/snow-removal.aspxSnow removal efforts are underway and will continue throughout the day as Sioux Falls sees its first major snowfallFri, 20 Nov 2015 12:10:42 CST Public WorksStreet | Fleet ManagementSubscribe to Text Alerts to Stay Up-to-Date About Snow Removal/news/2015/November/20/text-alerts.aspx/news/2015/November/20/text-alerts.aspxBe prepared for parking restrictions when snow alerts are declared. The City of Sioux Falls offers a text alert service to notify residents of snow alertsFri, 20 Nov 2015 10:39:18 CST Snow Alert and Removal InformationStreet | Fleet ManagementPublic WorksSioux Falls Police Department and Metro Communications Host a Citizens’ Academy/news/2015/November/19/citizen-academy.aspx/news/2015/November/19/citizen-academy.aspxThe Sioux Falls Police Department and Metro Communications are proud to announce that they will host a Citizens’ Academy. The Academy consists of training in topics Thu, 19 Nov 2015 14:00:00 CST Police DepartmentTransportation PlanningUse Caution When Driving During the First Snowfall /news/2015/November/19/snow-driving.aspx/news/2015/November/19/snow-driving.aspxPlows Are Ready to Keep Streets SafeThu, 19 Nov 2015 12:55:18 CST Public WorksSnow Alert and Removal InformationStreet | Fleet ManagementSnow Is on Its Way: What You Need to Know About Snow Removal in Sioux Falls/news/2015/November/19/snow-know.aspx/news/2015/November/19/snow-know.aspxSnow is again on its way, as winter begins in Sioux Falls. Snow removal crews will be working throughout this week’s weather event to keep streets safeThu, 19 Nov 2015 10:00:00 CST Public WorksStreet | Fleet ManagementSnow Alert and Removal InformationHoliday Shopping? Check Out Sioux Falls Parks and Recreation Gift Cards/news/2015/November/19/holiday-shopping.aspx/news/2015/November/19/holiday-shopping.aspxAs the shopping days are counting down, are you looking for a unique holiday gift or a fun stocking stuffer?Thu, 19 Nov 2015 09:04:16 CST Parks & RecreationFirst Snow Accumulation Forecast for Sioux Falls: News Conference on Snow Removal Tomorrow/news/2015/November/18/mth.aspx/news/2015/November/18/mth.aspxNews conference to provide an overview of the City of Sioux Falls snow removal program and to offer tips for drivers and property ownersWed, 18 Nov 2015 14:00:00 CST Public WorksStreet | Fleet ManagementSnow Alert and Removal InformationSioux Falls Fire Rescue Proven Best of the Best With ISO Class 1 Rating/news/2015/November/17/fire-rescue.aspx/news/2015/November/17/fire-rescue.aspxToday, November 17, 2015, Sioux Falls Fire Rescue was presented with an ISO Class 1 designation, which is only given to fire departments in the United States that Tue, 17 Nov 2015 14:30:00 CST Fire RescueSioux Falls Residents Asked to Provide Input on Proposed Deer Management Program/news/2015/November/17/deer-management.aspx/news/2015/November/17/deer-management.aspxLast year, the Sioux Falls Police Department, in cooperation with the South Dakota Game, Fish and Parks, implemented a deer management plan for the city of Sioux Tue, 17 Nov 2015 13:00:00 CST Police DepartmentAnimal ControlStreet Closure – Beal Avenue /news/2015/November/16/scn.aspx/news/2015/November/16/scn.aspxBeginning on Wednesday morning, November 18, 2015, South Beal Avenue will be closed between West 82nd Street and the loop driveway at Explorer ElementaryMon, 16 Nov 2015 15:58:09 CST Mayor’s Neighborhood Champion Award Recipients/news/2015/November/16/neighborhood-champ.aspx/news/2015/November/16/neighborhood-champ.aspxThe City of Sioux Falls recognizes the recipients of the 2015 Mayor’s Neighborhood Champion Awards. The awards were presented by Mayor Mike Huether at the Fifth Mon, 16 Nov 2015 15:00:00 CST Community Development5th Annual Mayor's Neighborhood SummitSioux Falls Fire Rescue to Make Major Announcement Tomorrow and Will Celebrate 135 Years of Service/news/2015/November/16/mth.aspx/news/2015/November/16/mth.aspxMajor announcement and “birthday party” honoring Sioux Falls Fire Rescue’s 135 years of service to the community Mon, 16 Nov 2015 13:47:40 CST Fire RescueRape Suspect Apprehended in Pipestone, MN/news/2015/November/16/rape-suspect.aspx/news/2015/November/16/rape-suspect.aspxOn Friday, November 13, 2015, at 4:30 p.m. we received confirmation that the rape suspect, Frederick James McAbee, was apprehended in Pipestone, MN. Warrants Mon, 16 Nov 2015 12:29:44 CST Police DepartmentStreet Construction News/news/2015/November/13/scn.aspx/news/2015/November/13/scn.aspxBike Trail Closure - Falls Park & Lane Closure – Minnesota AvenueFri, 13 Nov 2015 16:16:05 CST Public WorksEngineeringStreet ConstructionHuman Relations Office Seeks to End Housing Discrimination/news/2015/November/13/housing-discrimination.aspx/news/2015/November/13/housing-discrimination.aspxOne of the roles of the Sioux Falls Human Relations Office is to provide education, outreach, and technical assistance regarding fair housing laws. It investigates claims Fri, 13 Nov 2015 13:00:00 CST Community DevelopmentAffordable HousingHuman RelationsHelp Keep Sioux Falls Clean and Beautiful During Fall Cleanup/news/2015/November/13/clean-up.aspx/news/2015/November/13/clean-up.aspxCity of Sioux Falls officials are providing residents with tips to help with their fall property cleanup and preparation for winter. Officials are asking residents to remove Fri, 13 Nov 2015 11:28:42 CST Sanitary LandfillPublic WorksEmergency Lane Closure – West 26th Street/news/2015/November/13/lane-closure.aspx/news/2015/November/13/lane-closure.aspxBeginning on Friday, November 13, 2015, both westbound lanes of West 26th Street will be closed between Deerberry Trail and Larkspur Trail. Traffic will be shifted to Fri, 13 Nov 2015 11:25:10 CST Public WorksEngineeringStreet ConstructionREMINDER: National Speaker for Historic Preservation Bob Yapp Presents at the Fifth Annual Mayor’s Neighborhood and Preservation Summit on November 14/news/2015/November/13/nhood-summit.aspx/news/2015/November/13/nhood-summit.aspxThe public is invited to the Fifth Annual Mayor’s Neighborhood and Preservation Summit on Saturday, November 14, 2015, from 8 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. The Summit will Fri, 13 Nov 2015 10:34:08 CST Community Development5th Annual Mayor's Neighborhood SummitPolice Looking for Rape Suspect/news/2015/November/13/rape-suspect.aspx/news/2015/November/13/rape-suspect.aspxSioux Falls Police are looking for a 41-year-old man who raped a 14-year-old girl yesterday, November 12, 2015. The suspect, Frederick James McAbee, is related to the Fri, 13 Nov 2015 10:00:00 CST Police Department—Board Vacancy—Visual Arts Commission/news/2015/November/12/board-vacay.aspx/news/2015/November/12/board-vacay.aspxMayor Mike Huether has announced a vacancy to the Visual Arts CommissionThu, 12 Nov 2015 16:00:00 CST Visual Arts CommissionMayor Appointed Citizen Boards, Commissions, and CommitteesSioux Falls Fire Rescue to Host Major Announcement and Celebration of 135 Years of Service/news/2015/November/12/fire-rescue-celebrate.aspx/news/2015/November/12/fire-rescue-celebrate.aspxThe community is invited to join the City of Sioux Falls for a major announcement and a “birthday party” honoring Sioux Falls Fire Rescue’s 135 years of service to the Thu, 12 Nov 2015 15:00:00 CST Fire RescueWhere Do All the Leaves Go? News Conference Tomorrow/news/2015/November/12/leaves.aspx/news/2015/November/12/leaves.aspxNews conference to discuss fall cleanup efforts across the cityThu, 12 Nov 2015 14:00:00 CST Sanitary LandfillPublic WorksPolice News/news/2015/November/12/police.aspx/news/2015/November/12/police.aspxHelp Find A Missing Person| Larceny from Vehicles| Dog BiteThu, 12 Nov 2015 11:58:54 CST Police DepartmentTwentieth Neighborhood Association Established in Sioux Falls/news/2015/November/12/20-nhood-association.aspx/news/2015/November/12/20-nhood-association.aspxSioux Falls now has 20 neighborhood associations! The Lillian Neighborhood is the newest of the city’s associations formed to serve their members by providing input and undertaking efforts to address the concerns of the neighborhoodThu, 12 Nov 2015 11:00:48 CST Community DevelopmentStreet Construction News/news/2015/November/10/scn.aspx/news/2015/November/10/scn.aspxLane Closures Tenth Street and River Road| Lane Closure – Louise Avenue| Lane Closure – South Louise AvenueTue, 10 Nov 2015 16:41:36 CST Public WorksEngineeringStreet ConstructionNeighborhood Association Milestone Will Be Announced at News Conference Thursday/news/2015/November/10/neighborhood-milestone.aspx/news/2015/November/10/neighborhood-milestone.aspxNews conference to announce a milestone reached in the City of Sioux Falls’ emphasis on neighborhood development Tue, 10 Nov 2015 16:00:00 CST Community Development5th Annual Mayor's Neighborhood SummitNational Speaker for Historic Preservation Bob Yapp Presents at the Fifth Annual Mayor’s Neighborhood and Preservation Summit on November 14/news/2015/November/10/neighborhood-summit.aspx/news/2015/November/10/neighborhood-summit.aspxThe public is invited to the Fifth Annual Mayor’s Neighborhood and Preservation Summit on Saturday, November 14, 2015, from 8 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. The Summit will takeTue, 10 Nov 2015 15:30:00 CST Community Development5th Annual Mayor's Neighborhood SummitThe Falls Will Glow Green on Veterans Day/news/2015/November/09/falls-glow.aspx/news/2015/November/09/falls-glow.aspxThe City of Sioux Falls will join other municipalities, businesses, and residences by honoring veterans with a green light on Veterans Day. On Wednesday, November 11,Mon, 9 Nov 2015 14:00:00 CST Parks & RecreationRecreation ActivitiesPromote America Recycles Day by Composting Your Pumpkins/news/2015/November/09/recycle-day.aspx/news/2015/November/09/recycle-day.aspxThe City of Sioux Falls will offer free disposal of pumpkins on November 14 and 15 to celebrate America Recycles DayMon, 9 Nov 2015 13:00:00 CST Sanitary LandfillReminder: City Naming Request/news/2015/November/09/reminder-city-naming.aspx/news/2015/November/09/reminder-city-naming.aspxThe City of Sioux Falls has received a request for a naming opportunity of a downtown plaza area. The plaza area site is City-owned property located along the westMon, 9 Nov 2015 11:33:56 CST Planning & Building ServicesPlanningStreet Construction News - 11/9/2015/news/2015/November/09/sc-news.aspx/news/2015/November/09/sc-news.aspxEmergency Street Construction News Street Closure – Falls Park Drive | Lane Closure – Cliff Avenue from 12th Street to 11th Street Mon, 9 Nov 2015 09:20:27 CST Street ConstructionEngineeringPublic WorksHousehold Hazardous Waste Facility to Be Closed on Veterans Day/news/2015/November/06/hazardous-waste.aspx/news/2015/November/06/hazardous-waste.aspxThe City of Sioux Falls Public Works announces that the Household Hazardous Waste Facility and Reuse Room will be closed in observance of Veterans Day on Fri, 6 Nov 2015 16:14:01 CST Public WorksEnvironmentalStreet Construction News/news/2015/November/06/scn.aspx/news/2015/November/06/scn.aspxLane Closure – Minnesota Avenue| Lane Closure – Minnesota Avenue| Minor Work Along Sixth Street from Phillips Avenue to the Big Sioux RiverFri, 6 Nov 2015 16:09:42 CST Street ConstructionEngineeringSolberg Avenue Open to Traffic/news/2015/November/06/solberg.aspx/news/2015/November/06/solberg.aspxSolberg Avenue is open to traffic from 49th Street to 57th Street. Improvements included widening the roadway allowing for two northbound lanes and two southbound Fri, 6 Nov 2015 15:23:18 CST Public WorksEngineeringStreet ConstructionStreet Construction News/news/2015/November/05/scn.aspx/news/2015/November/05/scn.aspxHolbrook Avenue – 57th to 61st StreetThu, 5 Nov 2015 16:22:09 CST EngineeringStreet ConstructionStreet Construction News/news/2015/November/04/scn.aspx/news/2015/November/04/scn.aspxLane Closure – Phillips AvenueWed, 4 Nov 2015 16:25:37 CST Street ConstructionEngineeringSundays with Jessie Is 2015 SculptureWalk People’s Choice Award Winner/news/2015/November/04/sculpturewalk-winner.aspx/news/2015/November/04/sculpturewalk-winner.aspxThe bronze sculpture titled Sundays with Jessie is this year’s SculptureWalk People’s Choice Award winner. Artist Susan Geissler from Youngstown, New York, created the piece, which was chosen from the 55 sculptures that are part of this year’s exhibitWed, 4 Nov 2015 10:24:38 CST PlanningAt Nearly $620 Million, Sioux Falls Breaks Building Permit Record for the Third Consecutive Year/news/2015/November/03/building-permits.aspx/news/2015/November/03/building-permits.aspxSioux Falls City officials today announced a third record-breaking year of construction values. The construction valuation for building permits issued by Building Services Tue, 3 Nov 2015 14:15:00 CST Planning & Building ServicesCity of Sioux Falls to Announce Another Record Breaker at News Conference TODAY/news/2015/November/03/record-breaker.aspx/news/2015/November/03/record-breaker.aspxNews conference to announce another major milestone reached for Sioux FallsTue, 3 Nov 2015 11:56:11 CST Planning & Building ServicesStreet Construction 11/3/2015/news/2015/November/03/scn-11-3.aspx/news/2015/November/03/scn-11-3.aspxStreet Closure – 55th Street | Lane Closure – Louise AvenueTue, 3 Nov 2015 09:16:38 CST Public WorksEngineeringStreet ConstructionCity Closes on Downtown Rail Yard Purchase and Officially Owns the Land/news/2015/November/02/downtown-rail-yard-purchase.aspx/news/2015/November/02/downtown-rail-yard-purchase.aspxToday, the City of Sioux Falls and BNSF Railway Company (BNSF) closed on the City’s purchase of the downtown rail yardMon, 2 Nov 2015 15:15:00 CST Public WorksCity Naming Request/news/2015/November/02/city-naming-request.aspx/news/2015/November/02/city-naming-request.aspxThe City of Sioux Falls has received a request for a naming opportunity of a downtown plaza area. The plaza area site is City-owned property located along the west Mon, 2 Nov 2015 12:31:12 CST City Naming CommitteeStructure Fire at 314 North Trapp Avenue/news/2015/November/02/fire.aspx/news/2015/November/02/fire.aspxAt 1:18 a.m. Monday morning, November 2, 2015, Sioux Falls Fire Rescue responded to a report of smoke coming from a home at 314 North Trapp Avenue. The Mon, 2 Nov 2015 12:00:00 CST Fire RescueBREAKING: News Conference TODAY to Announce Major Step on Downtown Rail Yard/news/2015/November/02/rail-yard.aspx/news/2015/November/02/rail-yard.aspxNews conference to announce a critical step on the City’s purchase of the Mon, 2 Nov 2015 11:57:49 CST Public WorksStreet Construction/news/2015/October/30/street-construction.aspx/news/2015/October/30/street-construction.aspxLane Closure – Phillips Avenue| Lane Closure – Marion Road| Street Closure – Grange Avenue| Street Closure – 81st Street| Lane Closure – Minnesota AvenueFri, 30 Oct 2015 16:39:45 CST EngineeringStreet ConstructionPolice Officers Handing out Treats to Kids During the Fifth Annual Stickers and Snickers Event/news/2015/October/30/stickers-snickers.aspx/news/2015/October/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 Fifth Annual Stickers and Fri, 30 Oct 2015 12:58:31 CST Police DepartmentTwo Major Bike Trail Improvements Complete/news/2015/October/30/bike-trail.aspx/news/2015/October/30/bike-trail.aspxSioux Falls Parks and Recreation is excited to announce two major improvements to the bike trail system in Sioux Falls. These improvements will provide direct access Fri, 30 Oct 2015 11:45:00 CST Parks & RecreationRecreation ActivitiesStabbing in Northeast Sioux Falls/news/2015/October/30/stabbing.aspx/news/2015/October/30/stabbing.aspxOn Thursday, October 29, 2015, at 4:49 p.m., the Sioux Falls Police Department, Sioux Falls Fire Rescue, and Paramedics Plus personnel were dispatched to 1908 East Fri, 30 Oct 2015 11:40:12 CST Police DepartmentHalloween Safety Tips from Sioux Falls Fire Rescue/news/2015/October/30/halloween-tips.aspx/news/2015/October/30/halloween-tips.aspxSioux Falls Fire Rescue would like to share some important safety tips to keep in mind this Halloween to help keep children safeFri, 30 Oct 2015 11:31:49 CST Fire Enrollment Information Event/news/2015/October/29/health-care.aspx/news/2015/October/29/health-care.aspxProfessionally trained assisters and navigators will host a health insurance enrollment event on Monday, November 2, 2015, to help people in Sioux Falls Thu, 29 Oct 2015 14:31:34 CST Falls Community HealthHealth DepartmentMajor Bike Trail Improvements Complete: Ribbon Cutting and News Conference Friday/news/2015/October/29/ma-ribbon.aspx/news/2015/October/29/ma-ribbon.aspxRibbon cutting and news conference on two important bike trail improvement projectsThu, 29 Oct 2015 11:32:20 CST Parks & RecreationCity Issues Request for Proposals for Downtown Riverfront Property/news/2015/October/29/rfp.aspx/news/2015/October/29/rfp.aspxThe City of Sioux Falls is issuing a formal request for proposals (RFP) regarding a potential opportunity to redevelop a City-owned parcel of land on the West Bank of theThu, 29 Oct 2015 10:05:27 CST Community DevelopmentEconomic DevelopmentStreet Construction/news/2015/October/28/street-construction.aspx/news/2015/October/28/street-construction.aspxStreet Closure – Hillview Road & Sycamore Avenue ClosureWed, 28 Oct 2015 16:31:11 CST Sioux Falls Regional Sanitary Landfill Is Debt-Free!/news/2015/October/28/landfill.aspx/news/2015/October/28/landfill.aspxIn cooperation with the South Dakota Department of Environment and Natural Resources (SDDENR), the City of Sioux Falls has prepaid the last outstanding note for the Wed, 28 Oct 2015 16:01:02 CST Sanitary LandfillPublic WorksFinanceAggravated Assault/news/2015/October/28/aggravated-assault.aspx/news/2015/October/28/aggravated-assault.aspxOn October 28, 2015, at 3:35 a.m., officers were dispatched to the area of West 41st Street and South Marion Avenue for someone who was shot atWed, 28 Oct 2015 14:00:00 CST Police DepartmentCity Will Kick Off RFP Process for River Triangle Property at News Conference Thursday/news/2015/October/28/rfp-prcoess.aspx/news/2015/October/28/rfp-prcoess.aspxNews conference to announce the request for proposals (RFP) process for redevelopment of City-owned land on the West Bank of the Big Sioux River in Wed, 28 Oct 2015 11:30:00 CST Economic DevelopmentCommunity Development2015 Humanitarian Awards Announced/news/2015/October/27/humanitarian-award.aspx/news/2015/October/27/humanitarian-award.aspxThe Sioux Falls Human Relations Commission announces the 2015 Humanitarian Awards recipientsTue, 27 Oct 2015 16:31:29 CST Human RelationsStreet Construction/news/2015/October/27/street-construction.aspx/news/2015/October/27/street-construction.aspxLane Closure – Burnside Street| Street Closure – Bahnson AvenueTue, 27 Oct 2015 16:24:19 CST EngineeringStreet ConstructionWeapons Violation Update/news/2015/October/27/weapons-violation.aspx/news/2015/October/27/weapons-violation.aspxOn Tuesday, October 27, 2015, at 1:24 a.m., officers were dispatched to a weapons violation in which a shot was fired in the area of West 41st Street and SouthTue, 27 Oct 2015 11:21:52 CST Police DepartmentPlanning Commission Briefing /news/2015/October/27/planning-briefing.aspx/news/2015/October/27/planning-briefing.aspxPrior to the monthly Planning Commission public hearing, the City of Sioux Falls Planning Commission will have a briefing on Tuesday, November 3, 2015, at 12 noonTue, 27 Oct 2015 11:16:26 CST Planning CommissionPlanning & Building ServicesPlanningStreet construction/news/2015/October/26/street-construction.aspx/news/2015/October/26/street-construction.aspxLane Closure – Madison Street| Lane Closure – Kiwanis Avenue| Lane Closure – 26th Street| Lane Closure – 41st StreetMon, 26 Oct 2015 16:25:07 CST EngineeringStreet ConstructionMidco® Aquatic Center Project Update on Tuesday/news/2015/October/26/acquatic-center.aspx/news/2015/October/26/acquatic-center.aspxA quarterly project update for the Midco® Aquatic Center being built at Spellerberg Park will be presented to the City Council and the public on Tuesday, October 27,Mon, 26 Oct 2015 14:30:24 CST Recreation ActivitiesKoch Hazard Architects Joins City Administration Building Project Team/news/2015/October/26/koch-hazard.aspx/news/2015/October/26/koch-hazard.aspxLocal architecture firm Koch Hazard Architects has been selected to design the proposed City of Sioux Falls administration buildingMon, 26 Oct 2015 13:47:54 CST Central ServicesStructure Fire at 201 West Eighth Street/news/2015/October/26/fire.aspx/news/2015/October/26/fire.aspxSaturday, October 24, at approximately 9:30 p.m., Sioux Falls Fire Rescue responded to an apartment fire at 201 West Eighth Street. A resident noticed smoke in the Mon, 26 Oct 2015 13:00:00 CST Fire RescuePolice /news/2015/October/26/police.aspx/news/2015/October/26/police.aspxShooting in Northwest Sioux Falls & Weapons Violation at 431 West 11th StreetMon, 26 Oct 2015 13:00:00 CST Police DepartmentStreet Construction/news/2015/October/23/street-construction.aspx/news/2015/October/23/street-construction.aspxLane Closure – West Burnside Street| Bike Trail Closure – Southeastern AvenueFri, 23 Oct 2015 16:41:34 CST Street ConstructionEngineeringAfter-School Programs at the Downtown Library/news/2015/October/23/after-school-programs.aspx/news/2015/October/23/after-school-programs.aspxAre your kids looking for something fun and interesting to do after school? The Downtown Library offers free, entertaining, and educational after-school programsFri, 23 Oct 2015 15:18:57 CST Siouxland Libraries - A City/County PartnershipKidsPolice Need Help Finding a Missing Woman/news/2015/October/23/missing-women.aspx/news/2015/October/23/missing-women.aspxA daughter called police on Thursday, October 22, 2015, and reported her mother as missing. The missing woman, Leigh Ann Ellenburg, is 39 years old. She recently Fri, 23 Oct 2015 14:07:46 CST Police DepartmentCall for Nominations for the Mayor’s Neighborhood Champion Awards/news/2015/October/23/nominations.aspx/news/2015/October/23/nominations.aspxThe City of Sioux Falls is seeking nominations for the 2015 Mayor’s Neighborhood Champion Awards. The Mayor’s Neighborhood Champion Awards recognize individuals,Fri, 23 Oct 2015 13:30:00 CST Community DevelopmentBike Trail Improvements Ribbon Cutting and News Conference Postponed /news/2015/October/22/bike-trail-postponed.aspx/news/2015/October/22/bike-trail-postponed.aspxDue to impending inclement weather conditions, Sioux Falls Parks and Recreation has postponed the ribbon cutting and news conference on Friday, October 23, 2015. It Thu, 22 Oct 2015 15:56:08 CST Parks & RecreationRecreation ActivitiesMenlo Water Tower Painting Project Complete/news/2015/October/22/water-tower.aspx/news/2015/October/22/water-tower.aspxThe painting of the Menlo water tower is complete. The contractor has finished sandblasting and painting the interior and exterior, the interior has been cleaned and Thu, 22 Oct 2015 15:20:09 CST Public WorksMajor Bike Trail Improvements Complete: Ribbon Cutting and News Conference Friday/news/2015/October/22/bike-trail-improvements.aspx/news/2015/October/22/bike-trail-improvements.aspxRibbon cutting and news conference on two important bike trail improvement projects Thu, 22 Oct 2015 11:48:01 CST Street Construction/news/2015/October/21/street-construction.aspx/news/2015/October/21/street-construction.aspxLane Closure – Cliff Avenue| Lane Closure – 41st Street| Street Closure – Victoria DriveWed, 21 Oct 2015 16:31:17 CST Street ConstructionEngineeringCVB Funding Review Committee Meeting Schedule Set/news/2015/October/21/cvb-funding.aspx/news/2015/October/21/cvb-funding.aspxThe committee established to review the funding provided by the City to the Sioux Falls Convention & Visitors Bureau (CVB) has set its meeting scheduleWed, 21 Oct 2015 16:00:00 CST FinanceZombieWalk Street Closures/news/2015/October/21/zombie-walk.aspx/news/2015/October/21/zombie-walk.aspxThe Sioux Falls ZombieWalk will be held in downtown Sioux Falls on Saturday, October 24, 2015, from 4:30 p.m. to 7 p.mWed, 21 Oct 2015 15:00:00 CST Police DepartmentProject Blue Light Event to Honor Law Enforcement on October 22/news/2015/October/21/project-blue-light.aspx/news/2015/October/21/project-blue-light.aspxProject Blue Light is a memorial event that remembers and recognizes the fallen law enforcement officers who protect and serve our communities. The Project Blue Light Wed, 21 Oct 2015 13:00:00 CST Police Department