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