• State Government

    Government Type
    The Yankton area is represented in the South Dakota Legislature by one Senator and two House of Representatives members, each holding a two-year term in office. South Dakota has a part-time legislature that meets for 35-40 days each winter. Yankton County is one legislative district – District 18.

     

    Location
    South Dakota’s capital is located in Pierre, South Dakota. The State of South Dakota is governed by a Governor/Lt. Governor that is elected for a four-year term.

     

     

    Regional Offices
    Some state government departments have regional offices to better service the public.

     

    Following are the state offices located in the Yankton area:

     

    Army National Guard
    1000 W. 31st St.
    (605) 668-3045

     

    Child Protection Services
    Kanner Building, 3113 Spruce St.
    (605) 668-3030

     

    Circuit Court
    5th Street & Walnut Street
    (605) 668-3095

     

    Court Service Department – Probation
    410 Walnut St.
    (605) 668-3075

     

    Department of Social Services
    Kanner Building, 3113 Spruce St., Ste. 200
    (605) 668-3030

     

    Department of Transportation
    (605) 668-2929

     

    Game, Fish & Parks, Wildlife Division
    43349 SD Hwy. 52
    (605) 668-2985

     

    Lewis & Clark State Recreation Area
    43349 SD Hwy. 52
    (605) 668-2985

     

    Parole Services
    1719 Broadway Ave., Ste. C
    (605) 668-3200

     

    South Dakota Department of Labor-Yankton Office
    Kanner Building, 3113 Spruce St., Ste. 124
    (605) 668-2900

     

    South Dakota Department of Revenue & Regulations
    1900 Summit St.
    (605) 668-2939

     

    South Dakota Division of Rehabilitation Services
    Kanner Building, 3113 Spruce St.
    (605) 668-3050; (800) 265-9677

     

    South Dakota Highway Patrol
    (605) 356-3581

     

    South Dakota Human Services Center
    3515 Broadway Ave.
    (605) 668-3100

     

    South Dakota Penitentiary Trustee Unit
    (605) 668-3354

    • (800) 888-1460
    • (605) 665-3636
    • 803 E. 4th St.
    • Yankton, SD
    • 57078