GOVERNMENT

LAKE POINSETT is in DISTRICTS 4 and 5.

County Commissioner 

Jay Baldwin, Lake Norden, SD (605) 520-3402 

Term Ends: 2022 

District 4 – Cleveland/Norden/Florence Twps

County Commissioner 

Larry Saathoff, Estelline, SD (605) 690-7960 

Term Ends: 2022 

District 5 – Estelline/Dempster Twps

County Commissioner - Chairman 

Doug Noem, Bryant, SD (605) 628-2934 

Term Ends: 2024 

District Three - Brantford/Dixion/Garfield Twps 

HAMLIN COUNTY DISTRICTS

District 1 – Castlewood/Hamlin Twps

District 2 – Oxford/Opdahl/Hayti Twps 

District 3 – Brantford/Dixion/Garfield Twps 

District 4 – Cleveland/Norden/Florence Twps

District 5 – Estelline/Dempster Twps

LAKE PARK-1 DISTRICT ORDINANCES

All land, unless otherwise zoned, within one thousand (1,000) feet of the ordinary high water line (1,651.5 feet) of Lake Poinsett, Lake Albert and within the boundaries of the Lake Poinsett Sanitary Sewer District shall be designated as "LP1" Lake Park District and usage shall conform to the regulations for this district. 

 

BUILDING & ZONING PERMITS

 

First District Office
First District provides your required building permits
for Hamlin County.

Hamlin County Zoning Information 

Zoning Ordinances PDF 

Zoning Ordinances – Table of Contents

 

REQUIRED PERMITS

Lake Poinsett Sanitation District (LPSD) (605) 880-4503 

Septic Systems, Garbage & Recyclables 

PERMIT REQUIRED to install or modify a septic system. 

Lake Poinsett Water Project District (605) 203-0953 

PERMIT REQUIRED for shoreline stabilization call for an application. 

Corps of Engineers (605) 224-8531 

PERMIT REQUIRED -To fill any wetland (slough, lake, stream) to create upland areas. 

SD GF&P (605) 882-5200 

#1 PERMIT REQUIRED for filled, drained, excavated shoreline alteration or bottom lands. 

#2 PERMIT REQUIRED Aquatic Vegetation Control with a chemical application. 

SD Department of Transportation (605) 882-5166 

Approval required when private landowner’s actions impact Federal/State Roadways. 

 

PUBLIC & LEGAL NOTICES

Miss a Hamlin County notice in the local paper?
Find it here: 
SD Public Notices

FLOODING INFORMATION

Hamlin County

Emergency Management