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: 7:00 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

National Work Zone Safety
National Work Zone Safety Week

Staff

Brian Gustad

Highway Superintendent Send an Email

Mike Sedlacek

Operations Supervisor

Karla Bossman

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

Highway Dept - Road Work
Wednesday, September 20, 2017

There will be temporary delays with flaggers and one-lane traffic on 444th Avenue, between 301st Street and 303rd Street for the remainder of this week.

County Announcements
Tuesday, September 12, 2017

If you would like email updates to Yankton County Announcements, please sign up on the Contact Us page.

Planning & Zoning - Bus Tour
Tuesday, September 12, 2017

Along with Ag United, there will be a bus tour to two (2) local CAFOs. For more details go to the Planning & Zoning page.

Highway Dept - Road Work
Monday, September 11, 2017

Highway Department will begin crack sealing on the following roads: Deer Blvd (South of SD Hwy 52, includes Wayne, Richard, Jerry, Case, Cottonwood and Pike Streets) and Timberland Drive (South of SD Hwy 52). Please expect traffic delays. This project’s completion date is dependent upon the weather.

Highway Dept - 5-Year Plan Public Meetings
Monday, August 21, 2017

Yankton County Highway Department will host (2) public meetings to discuss the proposed annual updated 5-year highway and bridge improvement plan. These will be held on Mon. Sept 11th @ 6pm & Thurs. Sept 21st @ 6pm in the Commissioner Meeting Room at the Government Center.

Yankton County Emergency Management
Wednesday, June 14, 2017

You can text YCOEM to 898211 to receive up to date emergency information.

Weed & Pest Department - Nuisance (Spring Time) vs Vector (Summer) Mosquitos
Monday, May 15, 2017
Yankton County Weed Dept - Noxious Weeds MUST Be Controlled
Monday, April 10, 2017

Weed Department announces that they will be begin inspections on May 1, 2017 for noxious weeds. Read More

Highway Department Hours
Monday, April 10, 2017

We are currently in our Summer Hours, which are 6:30am thru 5:00pm Monday thru Thursday.

YC Observer March 31, 2017 article - Yankton Co spends less per person than similar counties
Monday, April 3, 2017
2017 Calendar
Sunday, January 1, 2017
Yankton County EMS 2017 CPR Class Schedule
Monday, November 21, 2016

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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