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

 

 

 

 

 

 

Lake Park-1 District boundary (pink outline) for Hamlin County, does not include Brookings or Kingsbury side of the lakes.

 

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 

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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