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Highland Addition Improvements – Street Closures for Pearl Street Sherman Avenue to Wayland Avenue and Wayland Avenue Pearl Street to Fourth Street

Beginning on Monday, August 30, 2021, Pearl Street from Sherman Avenue to Wayland Avenue will be closed to traffic, and Wayland Avenue from Fourth Street to Pearl Street will be closed to traffic to allow crews to begin work on Phase 2 of the Highland Addition Improvement project. The work...
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Lane Closure – West 57th Street

Beginning on Friday, August 27, 2021, the outside westbound lane of West 57th Street will be closed to through traffic between West Batcheller Lane and South Isabel Place. West 57th Street access to Yankton Trail Park will be configured to only allow right turns in and right turns out to improve traffic flow for the Dakota Alliance Soccer Tournament through Sunday evening, August 29, 2021. Minnesota Avenue access to Yankton Trail Park will also be configured to allow only right turns out of the park.
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Street Closure - Ralph Rogers Road

Beginning on Friday, August 27, 2021, Ralph Rogers Road will be closed from Sweetbriar Drive to Minnesota Avenue. Crews will begin work on street paving activities along Minnesota Avenue. Ralph Rogers Road will be closed for approximately one week. Drivers are urged to use caution and reduce their speed while...
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2021 One Book Siouxland Events Recall 9/11

This year marks the 20th anniversary of September 11, 2001, when militants associated with the Islamic extremist group al Qaeda carried out suicide attacks against targets in the United States. The selection of two 2021 One Book Siouxland reads, one fiction—Extremely Loud and Incredibly Close by Jonathan Safar Foer; one—The Only Plane in the Sky by Garrett Graff—were selected to help area residents remember and reflect on an event that changed U.S. history. These events are open to the public at no charge.
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Utility Work – 37th Street, Glendale Avenue, Prairie Avenue, Summit Avenue, Norton Avenue

Beginning on Wednesday, August 25, 2021, crews will be performing repairs to the sanitary sewer in various locations along South Glendale Avenue, South Prairie Avenue, South Summit Avenue, and South Norton Avenue between West 36th Street and West 39th Street. There will be intermittent short term lane restrictions and road closures as the work progresses through this area.
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Street Construction News

Beginning on Monday morning, August 23, 2021, Southwestern Avenue will be closed to through traffic between West 41st Street and West 37th Street. Through traffic will be detoured to Kiwanis Avenue. First Rate Excavate will be working on new utilities in the area and the work is expected to be...
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Street Construction News

Beginning on Wednesday morning, August 18, 2021, the outside southbound lane on North Fourth Avenue, just south of East 40th Street North, will be closed. PSC will be working on utilities and the work is expected to be completed by Friday, August 20, 2021. Drivers are urged to use caution...
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Street Construction News

33rd Street and Minnesota Avenue Intersection Traffic Switch. Beginning on Friday, August 13, 2021, work will begin on Phase 2 of the reconstruction of the intersection of 33rd Street and Minnesota Avenue. Work will include underground utility improvements, traffic signal improvements, updated accessible curb ramps, and new concrete pavement. Minnesota...
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Garbage Can Placement and Collection Survey

We are currently seeking feedback from the community so we can learn more about everyone’s garbage container placement and collection behavior. We are encouraging all City employees who reside within the city to participate in the survey as your feedback as a resident is very important to us. This survey...
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Mayor TenHaken Releases Proposed Medical Cannabis Licensing Ordinance

Mayor Paul TenHaken issued the following statement regarding the City’s proposed medical cannabis licensing ordinance:. “Today I am releasing the proposed ordinance for the licensing of medical cannabis/marijuana establishments in the City of Sioux Falls. By passing Initiated Measure 26 (IM 26) in November of last year, the voters made many things clear including that they want access to medical cannabis, and they want it available in a safe and healthy manner. I was one of the voters who voted for this measure.
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Lane Closure – Cliff Avenue

Beginning on Friday morning, August 13, 2021, the outside southbound lane on South Cliff Avenue will be closed just north of East 49th Street. This work is expected to be done by Saturday. Double H Paving will be working on replacing a driveway. Drivers are urged to use caution and...
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Lane Closure – Cliff Avenue

Beginning on Thursday, August 12, 2021, the outside southbound lane of South Cliff Avenue will be closed between 12th Street and 14th Street to allow crews to perform concrete repairs on the sidewalk. Weather permitting, this work is anticipated to be completed within one week. Drivers are urged to use...
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Mayor Paul TenHaken in Collaboration With Sioux Falls City Council Advances ‘Sioux Falls For All’ Strategic Investment Plan

One-time Investments Guided by Tenets of One Sioux Falls Framework. Sioux Falls Mayor Paul TenHaken in conjunction with the Sioux Falls City Council is advancing the Sioux Falls For All strategic investment plan for first reading at the Aug. 10 City Council meeting. This plan serves as a framework for allocating American Rescue Act Plan (ARPA) funds as well as other grants and available City fund balances.
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Street Construction News

Beginning on Wednesday, August 11, 2021, sanitary sewer improvements will begin in Terrace Park near West Avenue. The trail on the west side of Covell Lake will be closed to pedestrian and bike traffic intermittently during the project from West Avenue through Madison Street. Work on this project includes the...
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Street Construction News

Beginning immediately, August 6, 2021, East 26th Street will be closed to through traffic between Eighth Avenue and Ninth Avenue. The City of Sioux Falls Public Works Department will be repairing a water main. This work is anticipated to be complete by the end of the day, Friday, August 6, 2021. Drivers are urged to use caution and reduced speeds while travelling near the construction area and may want to consider alternate routes.
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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. A map on the City’s website outlines targeted zone(s) where spraying will occur. Sioux Falls Zones 6, 8, 10, 11, and 15 are scheduled for spraying this evening between 8:30 p.m. and 1 a.m. (weather permitting).
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Street Construction News

Beginning on Monday, August 2, 2021 the eastbound lane of 26th Street will be closed from Western Avenue to West Avenue to allow crews to perform concrete repairs. One lane of traffic will be maintained in each direction at all times. Construction is expected to take approximately two weeks. Drivers...
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Street Construction News

Beginning on Friday morning, July 30, 2021, East 31st Street North will be between North Wayland Avenue and North Highland Ave. Site Works will be working on water main. This work is expected to be done by Monday afternoon. Drivers are urged to use caution and reduced speeds while travelling...
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Lane Closures - Street Closures

Beginning on Wednesday, July 28, 2021, one lane of eastbound Benson Road and one lane of westbound Benson Road will be closed between St Paul Avenue and Potsdam Avenue to allow crews to perform concrete pavement repairs. One lane of traffic will be maintained in both directions at all times during construction.
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