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)

Public Hearing for the Modification of Zoning Ordinance 999


NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the City Council, in and for the City of Fort Pierre, South Dakota, on Monday, August 15, 2016, at 6:30 p.m., central time, at the Stanley County Courthouse will conduct a public hearing to consider the following ordinance modification:

                                                                From Agricultural (Q-4-101)

All remaining portions of the original plat of the Stanley Townsite, City of Fort Pierre,

EXCEPT Blocks 1 thru 5, Lots 1-18 block 11; Lots 1-18 Block 12; Lots 1-6 and Lots 41-46 Block 13; Block 14; Lots 14-23 Block 25 east of Hwy 1806; Lots 14-23 and Lots 24-33 Block 26; Lots 24-33 Block 27; Lots 15-18, 29-33 Block 28; Block 29; Lots 1-17, 34-46 Block 32; Block 34; Block 35; Lots 1-23 Block 23 east of Hwy 1806; Lots 1-13 Block 37; Block 38; block 39; Block 40.

to Residential District A (Q-5-301):

Lots 1-18 Block 12; Lots 1-6 and Lots 41-46 Block 13; Block 14; Lots 15-18, 29-33 Block 28; Block 29; Lots 1-17, 34-46 Block 32 Stanley Townsite


All interested parties are welcome to give written or oral comment as to the approval or disapproval of the aforementioned ordinance modification. Auxiliary aids and reasonable accommodations shall be made upon request to insure that the meeting is accessible to all individuals by calling the Finance Officer at 223-7690 at least 24 hours in advance of the scheduled meeting.


By:         _________________________

Roxanne Heezen

Finance Officer

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