Traffic shift coming to Rice Street Monday

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. - On Monday, both west and east bound traffic will be shifted to the new Rice Street alignment west of Timberline Avenue in Sioux Falls.

The South Dakota Department of Transportation said the traffic change will allow for remaining construction of the new realigned Rice Street.

The project has a substantial completion date of Nov. 3, 2017.

The prime contractor on this $13.9 million project is T&R Contracting of Sioux Falls.