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 - May/June 2018
   Directions - March/April 2018
   Directions - January/February 2018
   Directions - November/December 2017

Latest News

A healthy hometown is poised for growth - 07/18/2018

Zeal has a number of upcoming events – check them out and RSVP soon to secure a seat. - 07/18/2018

Check out the latest issue of WIN – Workforce Information Now - 07/18/2018

Ready to build on success - 07/11/2018

A Conversation with Jennifer Tuttle - 06/28/2018

Sports Authority works to attract sports entertainment options - 06/28/2018

Today's Workforce: Experience Adds Value - 06/28/2018

Good planning keeps local businesses strong - 06/19/2018

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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

South Dakota No. 1 for retirees      07/12/2018 -

Sioux Falls among the best cities for jobs      05/30/2018 -

23rd Best City for Living the American Dream      05/03/2018 - SmartAsset

Sioux Falls is one of the best cities to start a business      04/30/2018 - WalletHub

2018 Rankings - SD No. 9      04/17/2018 - American Legislative Exchange Council

Top Ten Best State for Millennials      04/11/2018 - WalletHub

South Dakota - a least stressed state      04/03/2018 - WalletHub

Happiest Cities - Sioux Falls No. 7      03/12/2018 - WalletHub

2017 State Well-Being Rankings – SD No. 1      02/13/2018 - Gallup-Sharecare

South Dakotans have the lowest commute time of any state!      01/10/2018 - Thrillist

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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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