GOVERNMENT

LAKE POINSETT is in DISTRICTS 4 and 5.

County Commissioner 

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

Term Ends: 2022 

District 4 – 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 - Bryant/Cleveland/Dixion/

Garfield/Opdahl Twps 

HAMLIN COUNTY DISTRICTS

District 1 – Castlewood/Hamlin/Florence Twps

District 2 – Brantford/Oxford/Hayti/Hazel Twps 

District 3 – Bryant/Cleveland/Dixion/

                  Garfield/Opdahl Twps 

District 4 – Norden/Florence Twps

District 5 – Estelline/Dempster Twps

HAMLIN COUNTY ORDINANCES

BUILDING AND ZONING

 

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

Hamlin County Zoning Contacts 

Zoning Ordinances PDF 

Zoning Ordinances – Table of Contents

BROOKINGS COUNTY ORDINANCES

Dog Ordinance

Public Nuisance Ordinance

County Ordinances 

 

REQUIRED PERMITS

 

Hamlin County Building Permits: Building, Variances, Conditional Use Permits (CUP), Plats.

Payton Carda, Zoning Officer (605) 882-5115

1stdistrict.org/hamlin-county-zoning website

 

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 GFP (605) 882-5200 

#1 PERMIT REQUIRED for filled, drained, excavated shoreline alteration or lake 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