Departments

Yankton County Highway Department

Phone: (605)260-4473
Fax: (605)260-4492
Address: 3302 W City Limits Road, Yankton, SD 57078
Summer Hours: 6:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. -- Monday thru Thursday
Winter Hours: 6:45 am to 3:00 pm -- Monday thru Friday

Highway Department

Services Provided:

  • County road maintenance
  • Snow/ice removal, sanding roads
  • Asphalt road maintenance
  • Bridge/Culvert inspections and maintenance
  • Repair and maintain road signs

Staff

Mike Sedlacek

Superintendent Send an Email

Beth Wilhelms

Administrative Assistant Send an Email

Frequently Asked Questions

  • Tree and or Weed Removal on Township Roads

    South Dakota Codified Law 31-31-2 --Weed removal on township roads--duty of abutting landowner. The owner or occupant of any land abutting or adjoining upon township roads shall cut, remove, or destroy or cause to be cut, removed, or destroyed, grass, weeds, trees, and brush growing on or in the right-of-way of such roads, provided that such roads are left in such condition that any and all undergrowth thereby or thereon can be cut with a mower. A violation of this section is a petty offense.

  • Weed Removal on State or County Roads

    South Dakota Codified Law 31-31-1 -- Weed removal on state or county roads. The Department of Transportation and board of county commissioners of the various counties shall cut or remove, or cause to be cut or removed, grass, weeds, and brush growing within the right-of-way of all public highways within their respective jurisdiction and over which such department and boards exercise control as to repair and maintenance. A violation of this section is a petty offense.

  • Moving Permit Form Instructions

    Please complete and send it to us either via email or fax.

Announcements

Press Release
Thursday, March 19, 2020

Here is the latest Press Release Issued by Yankton County. CLICK HERE to read.

Public Service Announcement
Thursday, March 19, 2020

ATTENTION RESIDENTS: In response to the COVID-19 Pandemic we would like you to please read this announcement. CLICK HERE TO READ

Yankton EMS
Monday, March 16, 2020

The Yankton County Emergency Medical Services Office would like to announce that the April 8 CPR Class and the April Pools Day event at the Summit Activities Center on April 17th is postponed until further notice.

Yankton County Treasurer
Wednesday, March 11, 2020

The Yankton County Treasurer would like to let you know that the TAX ASSESMENT FREEZE PROGRAM DEADLINE IS APPROACHING. For more information CLICK HERE

To apply CLICK HERE and return application to the Yankton County Treasurer's Office by April 1, 2020.

Yankton County Road Closures
Friday, December 13, 2019

For a map of the current closed roads in Yankton County due to the recent flooding Click Here.

Yankton County Highway Department
Monday, December 9, 2019

The Yankton County Highway Department asks the cooperation of all rural residents living along Yankton County Roads and Unorganized Township Roads to remove their electric fences from the Yankton County Right-of-Way and not to push the snow from your farmyard and/or driveways onto the Yankton County Right-of-Way. For more information please CLICK HERE.

Yankton County Highway Department
Monday, December 2, 2019

We will be in our winter hours starting with Monday, December 2, 2019. Monday-Friday, 6:45am - 3:00pm

Main Phone:
605.260.4400

Address:
321 West 3rd Street Yankton, SD 57078

Office Hours:
9:00am - 5:00pm CST, Monday-Friday
Closed on Holidays, Saturdays, & Sunday

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