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Trailhead Subdivision taking shape

This amazing property has been designed and created by Sturgis natives and business owners, Rod & Cassie Bradley. Inspired to create a neighborhood to foster home ownership and to take full advantage of the outdoor elements our community has to offer, the Trailhead neighborhood became a reality. These twenty-three homes at the mouth of Vanocker […]

South Dakota Nonprofit Capacity Building Program Excels Rural Fundraising Capacity

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE, Renner, SD  Amanda Anglin, Executive Director of Sturgis Economic Development Corporation (SEDC) applied and has been selected to participate in cohort two of the South Dakota Nonprofit Capacity Building Program. This credentialed professional development opportunity is a 15-month training program that involves: 1) Four fundraising courses taught by faculty from The Fundraising […]

Sturgis Area Consumer Survey Results

Sturgis Economic Development Corp. conducted a survey to obtain feedback from Sturgis Area residents and workers.  The survey was conducted from September 18, 2020 to October 2, 2020. The full results of the survey along with a summary document are posted below.

City of Sturgis Taking Steps to Develop City Owned Property

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE                                         October 1, 2020                                                                            Contact:        Christina Steele Public Information Officer (605)347-4422 ext. 6                                                                         csteele@sturgisgov.com Sturgis, SD – City of Sturgis Taking Steps to Develop City Owned Property  The Sturgis City Council is proceeding with a planned development on a 60-acre parcel of land owned by the City known as […]

Sturgis Area Consumer Survey

Sturgis Area Consumer Survey Sturgis Economic Development Corp. is conducting a survey to obtain feedback from Sturgis Area residents and workers.  Responses are completely anonymous.  Surveys need to be completed and turned in by Friday, October 2, 2020.  Everyone submitting a survey qualifies for a chance to win one of five $100 prize packages! Here are […]

Housing Needs in Sturgis/Marcotte Property Presentation

Housing Needs in Sturgis/Marcotte Property Presentation In 2014, the City of Sturgis and Sturgis Economic Development Corp (SEDC) partnered to hire Community Partners, Inc., with a goal of conducting a housing needs study to determine unmet housing needs, examine future trends and provide future housing recommendations for Sturgis.  The 2014 study identified a rental housing […]

Sturgis Couple plan to open new boutique hotel

Rod and Cassie Bradley hope to turn the tide on economic development in downtown Sturgis.  The Bradleys plan to renovate the former JC Penney building on Main Street into a 22-room boutique hotel.  The Hotel Sturgis will be at 1144 Main St., the current location of C&D Sales.  The couple are no stranger to the […]

Sturgis Brewing Co. Groundbreaking Set

STURGIS (11/26/2018) – The owners of The Knuckle Saloon and The Knuckle Brewing Co. invite the public to attend a groundbreaking ceremony for their latest microbrewery, The Sturgis Brewing Co. It will be held Thursday, November 29th, 10:00 a.m., at the construction site at 600 Anna Street, just off Exit 32, Sturgis.   RCS Construction […]