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Summer is Here! Stay Safe in the Sun.

Summer is Here! Stay Safe in the Sun.

Jun 23, 2017

Summer is finally here!  It's a great time to be active outdoors, but make sure you are staying safe in the sun.

Here are some great tips from the National Institutes of Health and Go4Life:

  • Limit your time in the sun. Try to stay out of the sun between 10 a.m. and 4 p.m. when the sun’s rays are the strongest. Don’t be fooled by cloudy skies. The sun’s rays pass
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Enjoy a Breath of Fresh Air: City Ordinance on Smoking and Tobacco Use Takes Effect

Enjoy a Breath of Fresh Air: City Ordinance on Smoking and Tobacco Use Takes Effect

May 26, 2017

An ordinance regulating smoking and tobacco use on City property is now in effect.

The ordinance, which passed unanimously by the Sioux Falls City Council on May 2, 2017, is designed to promote a healthier environment, support individuals who wish to quit using tobacco, and provide positive role modeling for youth.

“The health and safety of our residents and visitors is

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Gear Up! May is Bike Month

Gear Up! May is Bike Month

May 1, 2017

May is National Bike Month! 

According to the League of American Bicyclists, more than half of the U.S. population lives within five miles of their workplace, making bicycling a feasible and fun way to get to the office. With increased interest in healthy, sustainable and economic transportation options, it’s not surprising that, from 2000 to 2011, the number of bicycle

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