Directions is the official newsletter of the Sioux Falls Development Foundation, and features new developments, announcements, accolades , program updates, groundbreakings, and Sioux Empire Development Park happenings.

   Directions - 1st Quarter 2019
   Directions - November/December 2018
   Directions - September/October 2018
   Directions - July/August 2018

Latest News

Community marketing meets the new digital reality - 03/13/2019

Sioux Falls Named a Top 100 Best Place to Live - 03/05/2019

Sioux Falls banks among the world's best according to Forbes - 02/28/2019

Every community resident can be an economic development partner - 02/18/2019

The Best States for Retirement Taxes - 01/30/2019

New Year's resolutions that can make a difference - 01/18/2019

South Dakota Equity Partners invests $1.05M in SAB Biotherapeutics - 12/18/2018

A hometown holiday checklist - 12/11/2018

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County Perspectives

County Perspectives is the official newsletter of the Lincoln & Minnehaha County Economic Development Associations. County Perspectives is published quarterly and features news about developments and other programs going on to support businesses.

   County Perspectives - 1st Quarter 2018 (4 MB PDF)
   County Perspectives - 2nd Quarter 2017 (8 MB PDF)
   County Perspectives - 1st Quarter 2017 (5 MB PDF)
   County Perspectives - 3rd Quarter 2016 (1002 KB PDF)

Sioux Falls Accolades

Sioux Falls 15th Happiest city in America      03/11/2019 - WalletHub

Sioux Falls No. 7 in top 100 best places to live      03/05/2019 - Livability

Sioux Falls is worth a visit      02/28/2019 - Insider

Sioux Falls joins AARP's network of age-friendly communities      02/28/2019 - AARP

SD 9th in Gallup National Health & Well-Being Index      02/27/2019 - Gallup

Sioux Falls the 10th hardest-working city in America      02/25/2019 - WalletHub

PureWow says you should visit Sioux Falls      02/21/2019 - PureWow

South Dakota ranked 3rd safest state for seniors      02/15/2019 - The SeniorList

Sioux Falls ranks 17th out of 383 metro areas      02/01/2019 - POLICOM

Sioux Falls 4th most economically-free mid-sized city      01/31/2019 - Reason Foundation

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Transportation: The Sioux Falls Advantage

Our effective and efficient transportation system includes two Interstate highways, Class I rail, convenient air service, and the only Port of Entry and Foreign Trade Zone (FTZ) in the state. An excellent county highway system and short line rail provide a second tier of connectivity throughout the region. This makes Sioux Falls a transportation hub that connects people with goods from coast to coast and beyond.

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