The Development Foundation hosted a groundbreaking ceremony for the new 42,000 square foot Sanford medical clinic at 32nd Street and Ellis Road on March 27. The $21 million clinic will offer family medicine, OB/GYN and children’s care practices, in addition to specialized services in mammography, behavioral health and occupational medicine. Laboratory, radiology and home medical equipment will also be offered at the facility, which will open in the fall of 2018. The building will also contain a full-size Lewis Drug store and pharmacy. Sanford Health is one of the largest health systems in the nation with 43 hospitals and nearly 250 clinics in nine states and three countries. Sanford Health’s 27,000 employees, including 1,400 physicians, make it the largest employer in the Dakotas.
Steve Statz, chairman of the Development Foundation board of directors, was master of ceremonies for the Reliabank Dakota groundbreaking April 13. The $6.5 million new bank building in southwest Sioux Falls at 86th Street and Dakota Hawk Avenue, will feature 14,960 square feet on two stories. The main floor will have an open customer service and teller area with lending and investment offices and drive through ATM lanes. The top floor will house offices for the bank’s mortgage and insurance departments. There will be a full basement dedicated to an employee break area, storage and mechanical functions in phase one of the project. Phase 2 will bring an additional two stories, with approximately 11,000 square feet to the site at a later date. Reliabank plans to have 20 employees at the new facility, which should open by May of 2018.
There is better training for our workforce in Sioux Falls. A multitude of options are available to meet businesses' needs at the postsecondary level including city programs, state grants, technical training, and a new $50 million scholarship program for technical school students.Read More