Assistant Director of Public Works



City of Fort Pierre is seeking applications for a full-time Assistant Director of Public Works. Applications and complete Job Description can be obtained from our webpage (Employment Opportunities), or by request at 605-223-7690,, or P.O. Box 700, Fort Pierre, South Dakota 57532.

The optimal candidate will demonstrate, through a combination of schooling and experience, proficiency in building inspecting, surveying, CAD drafting, GIS mapping, administrative and civil construction works tasks. Applications accepted until September 23, 2016. Starting wage $15.00-$20.00 DOQ plus excellent benefits; health/vision/life insurance, vacation/sick leave, and SD Retirement System. The City of Fort Pierre is an affirmative action and equal opportunity employer.

Assistant Public Works Director – final 2016 (002)

Final Adopted Comprehensive Plan City of Fort Pierre


City of Fort Pierre Comprehensive Plan

The City of Fort Pierre adopted a Comprehensive Plan on July 18, 2016 which shall serve as the official policy document to guide the City’s decisions about long-term growth and physical development of the City of Fort Pierre through the year 2036. The City Council approved the plan with the following amendment: the Fort Pierre Road Network Map shall reflect that Buffalo Road and Verendrye Drive will both be classified as collector streets instead of minor arterials. The change is also reflected in the City of Fort Pierre Street Classifications table. The comprehensive plan discusses history, land use, transportation, public use, municipal facilities, infrastructure, economic development, and parks and recreation. This is an updated comprehensive plan developed by the City of Fort Pierre and the Fort Pierre Planning and Zoning Commission. The comprehensive plan serves as the basis for the City’s zoning ordinances being updated. The plan can be inspected by contacting the City of Fort Pierre public works director Rick Hahn at (605) 223-7690 or at The plan will be effective August 11, 2016.

Below is a link to view the final adopted Comprehensive Plan for the City of Fort Pierre.

Ft Pierre Comp Plan FINAL 7-18-16