Recent News Releases

  • Street Construction News

    57th Street and Louise Avenue Construction | Lane Closure – 11th Street | South Minnesota Avenue Lane Closure | Lane Closure - North Minnesota Avenue | Lane Closure - South Minnesota Avenue | South Prairie Avenue Construction

  • Street Closure - Kiwanis Avenue

    Beginning on Saturday, September 26, 2020, North Kiwanis Avenue (County Highway 131) will be closed between 70th Street North and 84th Street North to allow crews to perform utility work.

  • Fall and Winter Programming Series Sioux Falls Alive Aims to Energize Community

    The City of Sioux Falls and Experience Sioux Falls, along with the Washington Pavilion of Arts and Science and ASM Global, are launching a community-wide initiative called Sioux Falls Alive

  • Street Construction News

    Lane Closure- Hawthorne Avenue | Lane Closure – Minnesota Avenue

  • Mosquito Control Spraying for the Sioux Falls Region

  • Big Sioux River Greenway Cleanup Scheduled for October 10, 2020

    The City of Sioux Falls will host the fifth annual community-wide Big Sioux River Greenway Cleanup on Saturday, October 10, 2020, from 9 a.m. to noon.

  • Mosquito Control Spraying for the Sioux Falls Region

    If weather conditions permit, the City of Sioux Falls Health Department will be conducting spraying efforts for mosquitoes in targeted areas of Sioux Falls this evening.

  • Street Closure – South Tomar Road

    Beginning on Monday, September 28, 2020, South Tomar Road between East Tomar Place and South Cliff Avenue will be closed to through traffic to allow crews to perform street repairs.

  • Street Construction News

    Planned Signal Outage – Intersection of 41st Street and Minnesota Avenue | Intermittent Street Closures – 57th Street | Street Closure – North Westport Avenue

  • Mosquito Control Spraying for the Sioux Falls Region

    If weather conditions permit, the City of Sioux Falls Health Department will be conducting spraying efforts for mosquitoes in targeted areas of Sioux Falls this evening.

  • Mayor’s Monthly Column: Making Historic Progress for Sioux Falls Amid a Pandemic

    As we start a new season, I can’t help but reflect on the past several months.

  • Street Construction News

    Schedule Change – Intersection Lane Closures – Louise Avenue and Shirley Avenue | Lane Closure - Kiwanis Avenue | Lane Closure – Tenth Street | Intersection Closure – Sixth Street and Lowell Avenue

  • Mosquito Control Spraying for the Sioux Falls Region

    If weather conditions permit, the City of Sioux Falls Health Department will be conducting spraying efforts for mosquitoes in targeted areas of Sioux Falls this evening.

  • Street Construction News

    Emergency Lane Closure – 41st Street | Intersection Lane Closures – Louise Avenue and Shirley Avenue

  • Lane Closure – Dakota Avenue

    Beginning on September 15, 2020, the westernmost lane of North Dakota Avenue will be closed between Eighth Street & Ninth Street.

  • City to Offer Downtown Parking Lots for Redevelopment

    The City of Sioux Falls is releasing two surface parking lots in downtown Sioux Falls through its Negotiated Sale program.

  • Street Construction News

    Street Closure – Avera Drive | Lane Closure – 11th Street

  • Mosquito Control Spraying for the Sioux Falls Region

    If weather conditions permit, the City of Sioux Falls Health Department will be conducting spraying efforts for mosquitoes in targeted areas of Sioux Falls this evening.

  • Street Closure – Wheatland Avenue

    Beginning on Tuesday morning, September 15, 2020, South Wheatland Avenue will be closed between Yale Street and Chesapeake Lane.

  • Street Construction News

    Marion Road and 49th Street Construction | Whittier Neighborhood Electrical Improvements

  • Street Closure – East Arrowhead Parkway

    Beginning at 8 a.m. on Monday, September 14, 2020, East Arrowhead Parkway from Veterans Parkway to Six Mile Road will be closed.

  • City Reaches Successful Contract Resolution With Two Employee Unions

    The City of Sioux Falls has reached agreements with two labor unions: the Fraternal Order of Police (FOP), Lodge #1, and the International Association of Firefighters (IAFF), Local 814.

  • Lane Closure - 14th Street

    Beginning on Friday, September 11, 2000, the inside eastbound lane of 14th Street will be closed at the intersection of First Avenue to allow crews to perform pavement repairs.

  • Street Construction News

    Lane Closures – Phillips Avenue and 18th Street | Lane Closures – 14th Street

  • Street Construction News

    Sidewalk Closures – Eighth Street | Intersection Closure - Caraway Drive

  • Street Construction News

    Lane Closure – 57th Street | Street Closure – 18th Street

  • City of Sioux Falls to Launch Digital Equity Task force with Midco Gift

    The City of Sioux Falls is using a $50,000 gift from Midco to launch a task force focused on addressing digital equity in Sioux Falls.

  • Street Construction News

    Lane Closure – 50th Street | Street Closure – 50th Street | Lane Closure – Sixth Street

  • Street Construction News

    Reminder – Lane Closures - 41st Street | Lane Closures - Tenth Street | Lane Closure - Shirley Avenue

  • Bailey Street Closure

    Beginning on Monday, August 31, 2020, Bailey Street will be closed to thru traffic from North West Avenue to the entrance of the north CCL Label building to allow contractors to perform street repairs

  • Mosquito Control Spraying for the Sioux Falls Region

    If weather conditions permit, the City of Sioux Falls Health Department will be conducting spraying efforts for mosquitoes in targeted areas of Sioux Falls this evening.

  • Western Avenue Traffic Switch at 41st Street

    Beginning on Friday, August 28, 2020, traffic on Western Avenue at 41st Street will be switched onto the newly constructed concrete on the west side of the road to allow crews to begin working on the next phase of construction at 41st Street and Western Avenue.

  • The Link Community Triage Center Receives $500,000 Gift from The Leona M. and Harry B. Helmsley Charitable Trust

    The Leona M. and Harry B. Helmsley Charitable Trust today announced a $500,000 gift to The Link, the community triage center being built in downtown Sioux Falls

  • Mayor’s Monthly Column: Investing in the Struggling, Providing Hope Through The Link

    The need for social justice reform continues to be brought to the forefront in our national conversation and in many communities within recent months.

  • Mosquito Control Spraying for the Sioux Falls Region

    If weather conditions permit, the City of Sioux Falls Health Department will be conducting spraying efforts for mosquitoes in targeted areas of Sioux Falls this evening.

  • Western Avenue Traffic Switch at 41st Street

    Beginning on Friday, August 28, 2020, traffic on Western Avenue at 41st Street will be switched onto the newly constructed concrete on the west side of the road to allow crews to begin working on the next phase of construction at 41st Street and Western Avenue.

  • Street Construction News

    Lane Closure – Minnesota Avenue | Lane Closures - Cliff Avenue | Lane Closures - 41st Street

  • Mosquito Control Spraying for the Sioux Falls Region

    If weather conditions permit, the City of Sioux Falls Health Department will be conducting spraying efforts for mosquitoes in targeted areas of Sioux Falls this evening.

  • Mosquito Control Spraying for the Sioux Falls Region

    If weather conditions permit, the City of Sioux Falls Health Department will be conducting spraying efforts for mosquitoes in targeted areas of Sioux Falls this evening.

  • Street Construction News

    Lane Closure – Phillips Avenue | Lane Closures – 41st Street | Street Closures – Jasmine Trail | Street Closures – 51st Street | Street Closure – Seventh Avenue

  • Mosquito Control Spraying for the Sioux Falls Region

    If weather conditions permit, the City of Sioux Falls Health Department will be conducting spraying efforts for mosquitoes in targeted areas of Sioux Falls this evening.

  • Street Closure – West Avenue

    Beginning at 7 a.m. on Monday, August 24, 2020, West Avenue from Sixth Street to 12th Street will be closed.

  • Mayor Paul TenHaken Named Chair of FCC’s Intergovernmental Advisory Committee

    As part of its new membership, Mayor Paul TenHaken has been named chair of the Federal Communications Commission’s Intergovernmental Advisory Committee, or IAC, by Chairman Ajit Pai.

  • Lane Closure – Rice Street

    Beginning on Thursday, August 20, 2020, the inside westbound and eastbound lanes of East Rice Street will be closed from Jessica Avenue to Highland Avenue to allow crews to perform manhole lining.

  • Mosquito Control Spraying for the Sioux Falls Region

    If weather conditions permit, the City of Sioux Falls Health Department will be conducting spraying efforts for mosquitoes in targeted areas of Sioux Falls this evening.

  • Street Construction News

    Street Closure – 57th Street | Street Closure - Pebble Creek Road | Street Closure - Pebble Creek Road | Street Closure – Brookings Street

  • Mosquito Control Spraying for the Sioux Falls Region

    If weather conditions permit, the City of Sioux Falls Health Department will be conducting spraying efforts for mosquitoes in targeted areas of Sioux Falls this evening.

  • Street Construction News

    Lane Closure – West 13th Street | Street Closure – Dakota Avenue | Lane Closures - Cliff Avenue

  • Street Construction News

    Street Closure – Rice Street | Street Closure – Dakota Avenue | Lane Closures – 57th Street | Lane Closure – Ellis Road

  • Mosquito Control Spraying for the Sioux Falls Region

    If weather conditions permit, the City of Sioux Falls Health Department will be conducting spraying efforts for mosquitoes in targeted areas of Sioux Falls this evening.

  • Street Closure – East 18th Street

    Beginning immediately, East 18th Street will be closed at the intersection of South Laurie Drive, near Cleveland Elementary School.

  • Street Construction News

    Lane Closures – 41st Street | Lane Closures – Rice Street

  • Mosquito Control Spraying for the Sioux Falls Region

    If weather conditions permit, the City of Sioux Falls Health Department will be conducting spraying efforts for mosquitoes in targeted areas of Sioux Falls this evening.

  • West Avenue Street Closure

    Beginning on Tuesday, August 11, 2020, North West Avenue Service Road at West Bailey Street will be closed to allow construction crews to perform storm drainage repairs.

  • Street Construction News

    Street Closure – Russell Street | Harmodon Park Sidewalk Construction | Lane Closures - Cliff Avenue | Lane Closure - Dakota Avenue

  • Street Construction News

    Lane Closures – Sixth Street | Street Closure – Tomar Road

  • Mosquito Control Spraying for the Sioux Falls Region

    If weather conditions permit, the City of Sioux Falls Health Department will be conducting spraying efforts for mosquitoes in targeted areas of Sioux Falls this evening.

  • Mosquito Control Spraying for the Sioux Falls Region

    If weather conditions permit, the City of Sioux Falls Health Department will be conducting spraying efforts for mosquitoes in targeted areas of Sioux Falls this evening.

  • Lane Closure – Prairie Avenue

    Effective immediately, the northbound lane of North Prairie Avenue is closed between Sixth Street and Seventh Street

  • Street Construction News

    Street Closure – Tomar Road | Street Closure - Tallgrass Avenue | Lane Closures - North Drive

  • Street Closure – Minnesota Avenue

    Beginning at 8 a.m. on Wednesday, August 5, 2020, North Minnesota Avenue from Second Street to Bennett Street will be closed. Traffic detour will in place.

  • Street Construction News

    Lane Closure – 41st Street | Street Closure – South Phillips Avenue | Lane Closures – Benson Road | Street Closure - Brookline Circle | Lane Closures - 18th Street Lane

  • Planning Commission Briefing

    Prior to their monthly public hearing, the City of Sioux Falls Planning Commission will have a briefing on Tuesday, August 4, 2020, at 12 noon.

  • Mosquito Control Spraying for the Sioux Falls Region

    If weather conditions permit, the City of Sioux Falls Health Department will be conducting spraying efforts for mosquitoes in targeted areas of Sioux Falls this evening.

  • Street Construction News

    Traffic Lane Switch on 57th Street | Lane Closure – 12th Street | Street Closure – North Sycamore Street | Lane Closure Update – West 41st Street | Street Closure at 69th Street and Southeastern Roundabout

  • Mosquito Control Spraying for the Sioux Falls Region

    If weather conditions permit, the City of Sioux Falls Health Department will be conducting spraying efforts for mosquitoes in targeted areas of Sioux Falls this evening.

  • Street Construction News

    Lane Closure – West 41st Street | Lane Closures - 18th Street

  • Mayor’s Monthly Column: Investing in Public Safety, Building our City’s Future

    We are fortunate to live in a community with an extensive list of accolades, from our low unemployment rate to Sioux Falls’ excellent cultural and recreational amenities that enhance our quality of life.

  • Mosquito Control Spraying for the Sioux Falls Region

    If weather conditions permit, the City of Sioux Falls Health Department will be conducting spraying efforts for mosquitoes in targeted areas of Sioux Falls this evening.

  • Street Construction News

    Lane Closure - Dakota Avenue | Street Closures - Bailey Street and Prairie Avenue | 57th Street Traffic Switch

  • Mosquito Control Spraying for the Sioux Falls Region

    If weather conditions permit, the City of Sioux Falls Health Department will be conducting spraying efforts for mosquitoes in targeted areas of Sioux Falls this evening.

  • 41st Street and Minnesota Avenue Traffic Pattern Changes

    Over the last month, contractors have been working on changes to increase traffic efficiency at the intersection of 41st Street and Minnesota Avenue

  • Sioux Falls Selected to Participate in Nationwide Public Arts Initiative

    Downtown Sioux Falls is already a cultural and arts destination, and now—thanks to a grant from Bloomberg Philanthropies for a nationwide public arts initiative—it will become even more of a hub for the arts.

  • Street Construction News

    Lane Closures Update - Kiwanis Avenue | Street Closure - Western Avenue | Street Closure – Graystone Avenue | Street Closure – Phillips Avenue

  • New Art Gallery To Showcase Local Artists At City Hall

    Local artists have the opportunity to display their artwork in a new venue: City Hall.

  • Lane Closure – 57th Street

    Beginning at 7:30 a.m. on Thursday morning, July 23, 2020, both westbound lanes of East 57th Street will be closed between East Sequoia Trail and South Glenview Road.

  • Mosquito Control Spraying for the Sioux Falls Region

    If weather conditions permit, the City of Sioux Falls Health Department will be conducting spraying efforts for mosquitoes in targeted areas of Sioux Falls this evening.

  • Mayor TenHaken Presents 2021 Budget

    Mayor Paul TenHaken presented his administration’s proposal for the 2021 budget to the Sioux Falls City Council and public on Tuesday, July 21.

  • Lane Closures - Kiwanis Avenue

    Beginning on Thursday, July 23, 2020, pavement repairs will begin at five locations on Kiwanis Avenue between Rice Street and 37th Street

  • Street Construction News

    Lane Closures - Louise Avenue | Street Closure - Prairie Avenue

  • City Receives State Recognition for Drinking Water Excellence

    Good news for the City of Sioux Falls is good news for city residents―especially when it comes to the quality of its drinking water.

  • Street Closures

    Street Closures – Galway Avenue and 53rd Street | Street Closure – 12th Street

  • Street Construction News

    Lane Closure – 69th Street | Entrance to Rotary Park Closed

  • Mosquito Control Spraying for the Sioux Falls Region

    If weather conditions permit, the City of Sioux Falls Health Department will be conducting spraying efforts for mosquitoes in targeted areas of Sioux Falls this evening.

  • Street Construction News

    Intersection Closures – 57th Street | Street Closure - Empire Place

  • Mosquito Control Spraying for the Sioux Falls Region

    If weather conditions permit, the City of Sioux Falls Health Department will be conducting spraying efforts for mosquitoes in targeted areas of Sioux Falls this evening.

  • Mosquito Control Spraying for the Sioux Falls Region

    If weather conditions permit, the City of Sioux Falls Health Department will be conducting spraying efforts for mosquitoes in targeted areas of Sioux Falls this evening.

  • Street Construction News

    Street Closure – Six Mile Road | Lane Closure – Cliff Avenue

  • Street Construction News

    Lane Closure – 26th Street | Street Closure – 26th Street from Veterans Parkway to Arrowhead Parkway | Lane Closures – 41st Street | Lane Closure - West 41st Street | Street Closures - Bailey Street and Walts Avenue

  • Lane Closure – West 33rd Street

    Beginning at 8:30 a.m. on Thursday, July 9, 2020, the outside westbound lane of West 33rd Street will be closed for approximately 200 feet at South Dakota Avenue.

  • Mosquito Control Spraying for the Sioux Falls Region

    If weather conditions permit, the City of Sioux Falls Health Department will be conducting spraying efforts for mosquitoes in targeted areas of Sioux Falls this evening.

  • Mosquito Control Spraying for the Sioux Falls Region

    If weather conditions permit, the City of Sioux Falls Health Department will be conducting spraying efforts for mosquitoes in targeted areas of Sioux Falls this evening.

  • Street Construction News

    Faith Avenue Detour | Highland Addition Street Reconstruction and Utility Improvements Phase 2 | Traffic Signal Work On Madison Street and Kiwanis Avenue

  • Street Construction News

    41st Street Traffic Switch at Western Avenue | St Andrews Drive and Inverness Drive Construction | Ninth Street Sidewalk Closure

  • Mosquito Control Spraying for the Sioux Falls Region

    If weather conditions permit, the City of Sioux Falls Health Department will be conducting spraying efforts for mosquitoes in targeted areas of Sioux Falls this evening.

  • Mosquito Control Spraying for the Sioux Falls Region

    If weather conditions permit, the City of Sioux Falls Health Department will be conducting spraying efforts for mosquitoes in targeted areas of Sioux Falls this evening.

  • Street Construction News

    Street Closure – Holbrook Avenue | Street Closure - Lake Avenue | Lane Closures - Minnesota Avenue | Lane Closure - 26th Street

  • Mosquito Control Spraying for the Sioux Falls Region

    If weather conditions permit, the City of Sioux Falls Health Department will be conducting spraying efforts for mosquitoes in targeted areas of Sioux Falls this evening.

  • City Announces New Housing Board in Partnership With Minnehaha County

    The City of Sioux Falls and Minnehaha County have formed the Accessible Housing Advisory Board, a new committee focused on developing housing solutions in the greater Sioux Falls area.

  • Street Construction News

    Lane Closures – Phillips Avenue