Environmental

Citizen Representatives Needed for Sustainability Master Plan Development

The City of Sioux Falls is now taking applications for Citizen Representatives to serve on the planning Steering Committee for the Sustainability Master Plan update. Individuals with interest and/or expertise in environmental and sustainability issues, social equity, and resilience are encouraged to apply. Application and more details at the link below.

2020 Big Sioux River Water Summit

The Big Sioux River Water Summit represents a cornerstone of the City of Sioux Falls’ water quality initiatives, as it creates an opportunity to bring watershed stakeholders together to work to improve and conserve the Big Sioux River as a natural resource.

The 2020 Big Sioux River Water Summit will be held virtually on December 7, 2020. The webinar will be free and open to the public. Attendees will access the webinar below beginning at 1:00 p.m. the day of the event. No pre-event registration or software download required.

Storm Inlet Painting Project

Each year local artists design and paint art on the downtown storm drain inlets to boost awareness that water that moves through the storm drainage system goes directly into the Big Sioux River with little to no treatment.