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Posted on: September 28, 2020

Notice of Deadline for Voter Registration

Voter registration for the General Election to be held on Tuesday, November 3rd, 2020, will close on Monday, October 19th, 2020 at 5:00 p.m. Failure to register by this date will cause forfeiture of voting rights for this election. If you are in doubt abo...

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Posted on: September 28, 2020

Travelling South Dakota Women's Suffrage Display at Brookings City & County Government Center

Picture of Women's Suffrage Display at the Brookings City & County Government Center

The Brookings City & County Government Center has welcomed a traveling display dedicated to women's suffrage in South Dakota. The display is on loan from The South Dakota League of Women Voters and is travelling from county to county this yea...

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Posted on: September 28, 2020

Public Notice: Conservation District Supervisor

The race for Conservation District Supervisor in both Legislative District #7 and Legislative District #4 has three supervisors named on the ballot.  It states that you may vote for two, however there are three open positions and all three will b...

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Posted on: September 24, 2020

Detention Center Remodel & Expansion Project Ground Breaking

October 2 Jail Expansion Ground Breaking Invitation

The public is invited to a ground breaking ceremony for the Brookings County Detention Center Remodel & Expansion Project on Friday, October 2nd at 4:00 PM.

Brookings County Sheriff's Office315 7th AvenueBrookings, SD 57006

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Posted on: September 23, 2020

Public Notice: Application for Conditional Use 2020cu020

Kristen Witchey has made an application, 20210cu020, to the Brookings County Board of Adjustment for a conditional use. Brookings Joint Jurisdiction Area: Article IV: Agricultural, Residential and Floodplain and Aquifer Districts. Section 405: “...

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Posted on: September 23, 2020

Public Notice: Application for Conditional Use 2020cu019

Delaine “Doc” Knaus has made an application, 2020cu019, to the Brookings County Board of Adjustment for a conditional use. Article 11: Section 11.01:  “A” Agricultural District: Conditional Use Permit # 5A:...

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Posted on: September 23, 2020

Public Notice: Application for variance 2020var018

 Michael Moe by Shawn Knapp has made an application, 2020var018, to the Brookings County Board of Adjustment for a variance. Article IV District Requirements: Chapter 4.03 “LP” Lake-Park District:  Section 4.03.03. De...

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Posted on: September 16, 2020

County Road 20 Closure

A note from Brookings County Highway Superintendent, Brian Gustad, concerning the closure of County Road 20:

Looking ahead to the closure of Brookings County 20 (220th St), from County Road 19 (469th Ave) to County Road 77 (471st Ave), while approach gradi...

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Posted on: September 16, 2020

Press Release: New Public Art Installation in Brookings City & County Government Center

The Brookings Public Arts Commission, in partnership with the City of Brookings, SD, is pleased to announce the installation of a mosaic in the City-County Building by visual artist, Carey Dean. The mosaic is an original piece of art made from over 1,000 ...

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Posted on: September 11, 2020

Brookings County Seeks Applications for Volunteer Board Appointments

Brookings County is seeking interested individuals who reside in Brookings County to serve on the following volunteer boards: 

*Membership contains two (2) agriculture designees appointed by the County Commission.

**The BCOAC Advisory Board is seek...

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Posted on: May 26, 2020

Census Bureau to Resume Some Field Operations in South Dakota

The U.S. Census Bureau, in coordination with federal, state and local health officials, will begin a phased restart of some 2020 Census field operations in South Dakota next week. For the health and safety of Census employees and the public, field staff w...

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Posted on: April 7, 2020

Gopher Bounty

As of April 20, 2020, there will be a $2 bounty on pocket gophers trapped in Brookings County. The following townships have agreed to participate in the Bounty Program: Afton, Alton, Argo, Aurora, Bangor, Brookings, Elkton, Eureka, Lake Hendricks, Oak Lak...

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Posted on: September 13, 2019

Brookings County Commissioner Invitations

Brookings County Commission Invitations/Public Notices:

  • October 2, Friday: County Tour. 8:30 a.m. leaving from Highway Department
  • October 2, Friday: Jail expansion & Remodel Groundbreaking. 4:00 p.m. at the Detention Center, 315 7th Ave, Brookings
  • Octobe...
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