Rotary Park construction to begin this week

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (KSFY) - Work starts this week to relocate and reconstruct Rotary Park near E. 26th Street and Southeastern Avenue in Sioux Falls.

Moving Rotary Park to the west side of the Big Sioux River is the first phase of the E 26th Street and I-229 reconstruction project, which is scheduled to begin in 2019.

The park will include new trees and landscaping, a picnic shelter, restroom, playground and a parking lot.

The park will open to the public in the fall of 2018.