If you're driving on Interstate 229 in Sioux Falls late at night this week, there's a detour in your future.
The South Dakota Department of Transportation (SDDOT) says that demolition of the 60th Street North bridge I-229 will begin Tuesday (September 20).
The work will commence from 8:00 PM to 6:00 AM for three nights.
During the demolition process, I-229 will be closed from the I-90 interchange to Benson Road in both directions. A detour route will be in place during the closure.
The prime contractor on the $6.5 million project is Grangaard Construction, Inc. of Watertown.
The overall completion date for the project is August 11, 2023.
For the latest on road and weather conditions, road closures, construction work zones, commercial vehicle restrictions, and traffic incidents, please visit https://sd511.org or call 511.
Cure Kids Cancer Radiothon and Townsquare Media Sioux Falls
Cure Kids Cancer Radiothon 2022 Presented By Jerry's Auto Sales: Sept 29 and 30
For fifteen years Result-Townsquare Media Sioux Falls has been helping raise money to help fight childhood cancer.
Sadly, more than 11,000 children will be diagnosed with various forms of cancer this year. Instead of being able to just be a kid, these children will be learning about the serious experiences of surgery, chemotherapy, radiation, and hospital or clinic visits.
Sioux Falls: Then and Now
The City of Sioux Falls has changed dramatically over the past several years. Some of the streets, landscapes, and neighborhoods look vastly different than just 10-15 years ago.
Here's a look at Sioux Falls, then-and-now. See if you can recognize some of these old buildings, businesses, and city streets.
Check Out This 1962 Listing of Sioux Falls Bars and Restaurants - Do You Remember Any?
Check out this collection of Sioux Falls
bars and restaurants. We have Giovanni's Steak House, The Rainbow Bar, Harry's Hamburgers, Eagle Bar and Lounge, Pancake House, Nickel Plate, and more. Do you remember any of them? Or how long any lasted?