Local officials are saying that to report power outages call Xcel Energy at 1-800-895-1999.

To report downed trees or branches blocking roads within the city of Sioux Falls,  call 605-367-8255.

There is free fallen branch drop-off at the City Street Department (1000 East Chambers Street) and the Sioux Empire Fairgrounds (North Lyons Boulevard) to assist with branch cleanup due to the ice storm.

In Sioux Falls, call 2-1-1 if you have questions about who to contact for storm-related issues.

Travel only if necessary within the city. The Sheriff’s Office is advising no travel on the county highway system.

  • Anticipate and prepare for additional power outages.
  • Be aware and stay clear of downed power lines.
  • Give Xcel Energy time to restore power.
  • To reduce the risk of exposure to carbon monoxide, never burn charcoal indoors or in the garage, do not use the gas range or oven for heating, do not leave a car running in the garage, and never operate unventilated gas-burning appliances in a closed room.  -City Of Sioux Falls