• Government Ordinances
  • Government & Ordinances

  • Government services are a vital part of Yankton's economy. 15% of Yankton's workforce is employed in federal, state or local government.


  • Government Type
    The City of Yankton is one of the few South Dakota cities to utilize a City Manager/Commission form of government. The Yankton City Commission consists of nine commissioners, elected at-large for three-year terms. Each year three commissioners are up for re-election; elections are held in April. Annually, the Commission elects one of its members as the Mayor.

    City Ordinances
    The City of Yankton has several codes of ordinances in place. Follow the link to go to the complete listing 



    Shop at these participating Yankton Chamber member retailers for a chance to win Chamber Dollars and gift cards this holiday season!




    Prizes Each Week:

    $150 in Chamber Dollars

    Over $100 in local gift cards




    For every $25 you spend, the Chamber will put one entry into the weekly drawing.

    The weekly winner will be announced Monday mornings on the Yankton Chamber Facebook page.




    Submit your shopping receipt(s) by noon each Friday during the promotion proving that you spent at least $25 total at any of the Chamber members on this map.



    Submit receipts by emailing a photo of the receipt to chamber@yanktonsd.com OR by dropping them off in person to the Chamber office at 803 E. 4th Street, Yankton.








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