McKennan Park

“Kids’ Nite in the Park”

Tuesday, June 26th

Sioux Falls, South Dakota: Sioux Falls Parks and Recreation will host free summer fun for the entire family at Kids’ Nite in the Park on Tuesday, June 26, 2018, from 6–8 p.m. at McKennan Park, located at 1400 South Third Avenue.   A variety of activities will take place throughout the park for your enjoyment, such as inflatables, food trucks,…

McKennan Park “Monster House” Coming Down

Demolition of that oversized home in McKennan Park  is underway. It follows deconstruction that has been going on throughout the week and donations of materials to the Habitat for Humanity ReStore. The owners of the house in the historic district filed a permit Monday for the home to be destroyed. It comes after a judge last month gave them until June 16th…

Supreme Court Upholds Ruling In McKennan Park House Case

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. – A massive home in the historic McKennan Park neighborhood in Sioux Falls will need some serious remodeling. The South Dakota Supreme Court today upheld a 2016 court ruling that said the home needs to be brought in compliance with historic district and city regulations. The home, built by, Joseph and Sarah Sapienza, is about eight feet…

Judge Rules In Favor Of Neighbors In McKennan Park House Dispute

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. – A Minnehaha Co. judge has ruled that the owners of a newly constructed home in the McKennan Park neighborhood must rebuild their residence to bring it into compliance for new construction in historic districts. Judge John Pekas also stated that the City of Sioux Falls may be negligent for allowing the home to be built without…