Main Ave

Main Avenue Road Diet

While other roads in Sioux Falls are being widened to increase traffic capacity, one road in downtown is going on a diet. Main Avenue from Sixth Street to 14th Street is slimming down from three lanes to two with the goal of not only enhancing the pedestrian environment but also creating a more welcoming feel.
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Household Hazardous Waste Disposal

With Spring Cleaning in full swing, remember that the Household Hazardous Waste Facility accepts household chemicals like automotive fluids, household cleaners, lawn chemicals, home improvement products, and now all batteries. They even recycle electronic devices too!
Household Hazardous Waste
Hours of Operation
Disposal Guide List


The City is sweeping streets, repairing potholes, and improving roadways. Below are the resources you need to stay up-to-date on the condition of your city's streets.
Street Sweeping Interactive Map
How to Report a Pothole
Street Construction Interactive Map
Top 10

Top 10 Wins of 2013

Public Works accomplished many things on behalf of the people of Sioux Falls in 2013. These are the achievements we consider to be the top wins of the past year.

Public Works Top 10 Wins of 2013
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Recycling Progress

A primary goal of Sioux Falls Leading Green is to track and improve the recycling efforts for the City of Sioux Falls. We are proud to announce our new tracking methods. The City has an estimated regional recycling rate of 43% and a regional diversion rate of 78%. We also exceeded our Hauler Recycling goal for 2013!
Press Conference Recap
Rebates for Top Recyclers in Sioux Falls
Monthly Recycling Progress
Rate Reviews

Rate Reviews Presentation

The City of Sioux Falls Public Works Department presented rate reviews at the June 3, 2014, City Council Informational meeting.

Rate Reviews
Impacts to Typical Residential Household-2015 & 2016
6/3/14 Informational Presentation

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City Scene - April 2014

Posted 04/24/2014 in Video

Public Works: Pothole repairs, 2014 street construction preview   [Watch Video]

News Releases

Street Construction News 10/21/14

Street Closure – Northview Avenue | **RESCHEDULED** Western Avenue Work | Lane Closure – Franklin Avenue…

Posted 10/21/2014 in Public Works

Corps of Engineers to Inspect Levee System

For 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 system…

Posted 10/21/2014 in Public Works

Street Construction News 10/14/14

Lane Closure – St Andrews Drive | Lane Closure – South Marion Road | Street Closure – 17th Street | Lane Closures – Russell Street | Eighth Street Construction …

Posted 10/17/2014 in Public Works

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