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Posted on: October 6, 2022

PRESS RELEASE: Temporary traffic pattern changes at 22nd Avenue and Orchard Drive

Temporary traffic pattern changes at 22nd Avenue and Orchard Drive

BROOKINGS, S.D. - Brookings motorists are asked to beware of a changed traffic pattern for construction at the intersection of 22nd Avenue and Orchard Drive. The change began Oct. 4; the ex...

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Posted on: October 5, 2022

PRESS RELEASE: City of Brookings Parks, Rec & Forestry Director Resignation & New Search for next

City of Brookings Parks, Recreation and Forestry Director Resignation & New Search for the next Director

Brookings, SD – The City of Brookings received the resignation of Dusty Rodiek as the Parks, Recreation and Forestry Director, e...

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Announcements & News
Posted on: September 26, 2022

PRESS RELEASE: City hires new Public Information Officer

City hires new Public Information Officer

 

Brookings, SD - The City of Brookings has hired a new Public Information Officer. Sherry Fuller Bordewyk, a longtime Brookings resident, will start on Monday, October 3. Bordewyk has more than 35 years of...

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Announcements & News
Posted on: September 21, 2022

PRESS RELEASE: MAYOR SEEKING NOMINATIONS FOR THE GENERATIONAL LEADERSHIP AWARD

MAYOR SEEKING NOMINATIONS FOR THE GENERATIONAL LEADERSHIP AWARD

 

The City of Brookings seeking nominations for the Mayor’s Generational Leadership Award. The Mayor’s Generation Leadership Award recognizes the importanc...

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Announcements & News
Posted on: September 21, 2022

Human Rights Commission Now Accepting Nominations for the Youth Award & Youth Ally Award

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Human Rights Commission Now Accepting Nominations  for the Youth Award & Youth Ally Award

The Brookings Human Rights Commission is now accepting nominations for the Youth Award and the Youth Ally Award. 

Youth Award

The Youth Award is p...

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Announcements & News
Posted on: September 16, 2022

PRESS RELEASE: Road Closure for Road Construction on 3rd Street

2022 - 09 -16 3rd St and State Ave detour map

Road Construction on 3rd Street from 17th Avenue to 22nd Avenue, Brookings, SD

 

The Department of Public Works has begun reconstruction of 3rd Street from 17th Avenue to 22nd Avenue. The next phase of the work will be beginning the morning of Sept...

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Announcements & News
Posted on: September 12, 2022

PRESS RELEASE: White Cane Awareness Day Walk

A map showing the location for the 2021 White Cane Awareness Day Walk Event

White Cane Awareness Day Walk to Take Place in Brookings

 

Brookings, SD – The Brookings Disability Awareness Committee (BDAC) will be hosting the second annual “White Cane Awareness Day Walk” on Saturday, October 15, ...

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Announcements & News
Posted on: August 25, 2022

PRESS RELEASE: Upcoming Intergroup Dialogue Program to Promote Discussion and Understanding

Picture of front door of Brookings Public Library

Upcoming intergroup dialogue program to promote discussion and understanding

Brookings, SD – The Brookings Public Library is organizing a series of intergroup dialogues throughout September and October. During these dialogues, groups led by train...

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Announcements & News
Posted on: August 4, 2022

PRESS RELEASE: Closure planned for the Intersection of 20th Street South and 22nd Avenue

20th Street Detour Map

Closure planned for the Intersection of 20th Street South and 22nd Avenue

 

Brookings, SD - The City of Brookings will be hosting an open house on Wednesday, August 10th, from 5:00 PM to 6:00 PM to provide information to the public on the detour ro...

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