County Mission Statement

Yankton County Vision & Mission Statements

January 2020

The Yankton County Commission had crafted the following statements to express both its aspirations for the future and intentions in serving the public.

Vision Statement

Yankton County will be a dynamic place, with a strong sense of history, community pride, environmental responsibility, economic prosperity and rural culture.

Mission Statement

The mission of Yankton County is to provide citizens with high quality public services that create a foundation of trust, unity, safety, and collaboration.
In accomplishing this mission, the Yankton County Commission will encourage its employees and all elected officials to exhibit these values:

  • Accountability, dependability, and professionalism in the performance of their duties.
  • Honesty, integrity, and transparency in all proceedings.
  • Inclusiveness, accessibility, and equality in working with the public.
  • Efficiency, sustainability, and innovation in the design and implementation of programs and services.

Adhering to the values will help Yankton County:

  • Stay focused on its goals;
  • Operate in and open and welcoming manner;
  • Remain positive in challenging situations; and
  • Lead by example.

Announcements

Possible Quorum
Wednesday, May 18, 2022

There may be a possible quorum of the Yankton County Commissioners on Tuesday, May 24, 2022 at 7:00pm. This Meeting will discuss the Yankton County Road 213 Grade Raise (431st Avenue) - James River to Stone Church. It will be held at Our Savior’s Lutheran Church (Stone Church) - 29219 431st Avenue, Menno, SD 57045.

Yankton County Director of Equalization
Monday, May 16, 2022

If you had damage to your home or any structure on your property due to the storm on May 12th, please contact the Director of Equalization’s Office at 605-260-4400 option 3. This will allow us to make sure we have accurate information with regards to your property assessment.

Yankton County Veteran's Service Office
Monday, May 16, 2022

The Yankton County Veteran's Service Office will be closed until 1:00 pm on May 23, 2022. If you would like to leave a voice message for Cody Mangold you can call 605-260-4420.

Yankton County Auditor
Wednesday, May 11, 2022

Last day to register to vote is Monday, May 23, 2022 at 5:00pm. If you have any questions about the upcoming election please give the Yankton County Auditor's office a call. Our phone number is 605-260-1710. Have a great day!

Yankton County Weed Department
Sunday, May 1, 2022

The Yankton County Weed Department would like to remind Yankton County landowners are required to control noxious weeds on their property. The Weed Department will begin inspections on May 1, 2022. To read more CLICK HERE.

Yankton County Highway Department
Thursday, March 10, 2022

The Yankton County Highway Department will begin their Spring/Summer hours on Monday, March 14, 2022. Spring/Summer hours are Monday thru Thursday 6:30am-5:00pm.

Yankton County
Thursday, November 4, 2021

Yankton County adopted a new ordinance regulating Medical Cannabis Establishments that took effect on November 4, 2021. To view the ordinance please CLICK HERE

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