Snow Alert Update

The Public Works Division and contractors have completed the plowing on Emergency Routes. Zone 2 and 3 were started this morning and are approximately 30-35% completed. We are seeing some drifting on the outskirts of the City and this may continue until the winds decrease.

Please give our teams and their equipment enogh space to work as we are working around the clock to provide a safe commute in Sioux Falls.


General snow removal information is available on the City’s website at and on cable channel CityLink.

If you are unsure what snow zone you are in, or where the zone boundaries are located, use our online interactive map, which allows you to pinpoint your zone by address. This is available at

You may subscribe to email snow alert notifications at

Text message alerts are also available by texting SNOW to 605-413-1990.

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Property owners are reminded that the City of Sioux Falls requires all public sidewalks cleared of ice and snow within 48 hours after completion of each snow or ice accumulation. Sidewalks at intersections or crosswalks shall also be cleared to the street—City Ordinance, Section 96.100. Call 978-6900 during normal business hours, or leave a voice message after hours or on weekends, to report violations.