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  1. Newsflash Graphics - Construction Announcement

    PRESS RELEASE: Road construction to begin on Jackrabbit Avenue from 6th Street to 8th Street

    The City of Brookings Public Works Department will begin reconstruction of Jackrabbit Avenue starting June 29, 2022. Read on...
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    PRESS RELEASE: City of Brookings Launches New Street & Capital Improvement Projects Website Section

    The City of Brookings has launched a new website section to keep residents informed and updated on capital improvement projects (CIP), including street projects. Read on...
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    PRESS RELEASE: Curbside cleanup has concluded - Citizen Campus open 24/7 for storm debris drop off

    On June 13th, the City completed a final curbside tree debris cleanup from the derecho storm. No further curbside collection is scheduled at this time. Residents with additional vegetative storm debris may haul it to the Citizen Campus free of charge. Read on...
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    PRESS RELEASE: Road Construction at 8th Street South and Main Avenue South - Street Parking Update

    As part of the road construction project at 8th Street South and Main Avenue, the City will be temporarily prohibiting parking along 7th Avenue South from 5th Street South to 8th Street South to accommodate the detour route for the project. Read on...
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    PRESS RELEASE: Call for Community Involvement, The Search for Brookings’ Next Police Chief Continues

    Community members are invited to attend an open-to-the-public Community Forum with Police Chief Finalists on July 11th, at 5:30 p.m. in the 3rd-floor chambers of the City and County Government Center. Read on...
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    PRESS RELEASE: Intersection to close at 8th Street South and Main Avenue South for construction

    The City will be closing the intersection of 8th Street South and Main Avenue entirely starting on June 15, 2022 to accommodate the construction at the intersection. Read on...
  7. 2022 -06 Economic Development Surveys News Flash Graphics

    PRESS RELEASE: City of Brookings launches surveys as part of Economic Development Master Plan

    The City of Brookings has released two surveys and is requesting participation from the public to gather information as part of the Brookings Economic Development Master Plan project. Read on...
  8. Newsflash Graphics - Construction Announcement

    PRESS RELEASE: Road Construction at 8th Street South and Main Avenue Update

    To accommodate the detour route for the 8th St. S. and Main Ave. project, the Department of Public Works will be installing temporary stop signs at the intersections of 12th St. S. and 7th Ave., and 5th St. S. and 7th Ave. making them 4-way stops. Read on...
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    PRESS RELEASE: City of Brookings to complete one final round of curbside tree debris cleanup

    The City of Brooking will implement one final round of curbside tree debris cleanup starting Monday, June 13th, to pick up remaining tree branches from recent storms. Read on...
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    PRESS RELEASE: Construction Set to Begin at 8th Street South and Main Avenue

    Reconstruction of the intersection of 8th Street South and Main Avenue will start the week of June 6, 2022. Read on...
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    PRESS RELEASE: Road Construction at 8th Street South and Main Avenue South - Informational Meeting

    The Department of Public Works will hold an informational meeting on the 8th Street South and Main Avenue intersection project on June 9, 2022 at 5:30 pm to provide details on the scope of work and detour route for the project. Read on...
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    PRESS RELEASE: City of Brookings Bringing Back Urban Forest Initiative for Residents

    The City of Brookings has announced it will be bringing back the Brookings Urban Forest Initiative for 2022. The program, which started in 2021, is designed to enhance the health, long-term sustainability and beauty of the community’s trees. Read on...
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    PRESS RELEASE: Call for Community Involvement – Brookings’ Next Police Chief

    The City of Brookings has partnered with Melioria Public Safety Consulting to conduct a search for Brookings’ next police chief. The search aims to gather a qualified pool of candidates from which to hire a chief who will be the best fit for Brookings. Read on...
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    PRESS RELEASE: 20th Street S. Interchange Construction Project to Begin in Brookings

    The South Dakota Department of Transportation (SDDOT) says construction is scheduled to begin on the 20th Street S. Interchange project from 22nd Avenue S. to 34th Avenue S. on Monday, March 28, 2022. Additional Info...
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