April 14, 2021

Commission

Hand County Board of Commissioners

415 West 1st Avenue, Mail-slot 7, Suite 203

Miller, South Dakota 57362

Contact Information:

605-853-2182 (Auditor’s Office)

We no longer use faxes as means of document exchange.


MEMBERS of the COMMISSION

Commissioner District Map (Rural)

Commissioner District 2 & 3 (City of Miller & Miller Township)

Commissioner District 2 Map (within the City of Miller)


Front:  Gib Rodgers & Jim Eschenbaum

Back: Greg Palmer, Luke Wernsmann & Jim Jones

Gilbert “Gib” Rodgers, Commissioner, District 1 (Re-elected in 2018)

  • 2021 Chairman
  • 2020 Vice-Chairman
  • 20713 371st Avenue, Wessington, South Dakota 57381
  • Home Phone:  (605) 458-2378
  • direct email: [email protected]
  • 2021 Committee Appointments: Weed & Pest Board
  • 2021 Department Liaison: Treasurer’s Office & Weed & Pest

Jim Jones, Commissioner, District 2 (Elected in 2016 & Re-elected in 2020)

  • 2020 Chairman
  • 218 East 8th Street, Miller, South Dakota 57362
  • Mobile:  (605) 204-1018
  • direct email:  [email protected]
  • 2021 Committee Appointments:  Library Board & Domestic Violence
  • 2021 Department Liaison: Sheriff’s Office, Emergency Management & States Attorney

Greg Palmer, Commissioner, District 3 (Elected in 2018)

 

  • 2021 Vice-Chairman
  • 412 West 4th Avenue, Miller, South Dakota 57362
  • (605) 870-0505)
  • direct email:  [email protected]
  • 2021 Committee Appointments:  Northeast Council of Governments (1 of 2) & Health Advisory Board, Railroad Authority Board
  • 2021 Department Liaison:  Custodian and Register of Deeds

Jim Eschenbaum, Commissioner, District 4 (Appointed & later elected in 2020)

  • 35834 209th Street, Miller, South Dakota 57362
  • Mobile Phone: 605-204-0373
  • direct email:  [email protected]
  • 2021 Committee Appointments: Northeast Council of Governments (2 of 2)
  • 2021 Department Liaison:  Auditor’s Office, Assessor’s Office & Library

Luke Wernsmann, Commissioner, District 5 (Re-elected in 2018)

  • 2018 Chairman
  • 18790 354th Avenue, Miller, South Dakota 57362
  • Home Phone:  (605) 853-3848
  • Mobile:  (605) 204-0022
  • direct email:  [email protected]
  • 2021 Committee Appointments:  On Hand Economic Development Corporation, Railroad Authority Board
  • 2021 Department Liaison:  4-H Office & Veteran’s Service Office

LINKS:
Secondary / Specific Webpages

December 30, 2019 –

Items submitted or acted upon at the meeting, not provided by link in the agenda:

December 3, 2019 –

Items submitted or acted upon at the meeting, not provided by link in the agenda:


November 5, 2019 – Zoning Board of Adjustment – Conditional Use Permits for Sweetland Wind Farm  1 P.M.
November 5, 2019 – Regular monthly business meeting.  1:30 P.M.
The agenda for both meetings can be downloaded by clicking this text. (10-31-2019 at 9:00 P.M.)
The revised agenda (additions made on Friday November 1, 2019) and fixed some links to documents is found HERE.
Planning and Zoning / Board of Adjustment continuation from August 6, 2019

Handouts from during meeting:  Dice Financial Services (Avera Health Plans –Doc 1 & Doc 2)

Audio Recording of the May 7, 2019 meeting
Documents received during the May 7th, 2019 commission meeting:
  1. 2019.05.07 – ProTecDoxExecutionRoofRepl
  2. 2019.05.07 – CourthouseSkylightRestoration
  3. 2019.05.07 – WES-DraftOrdinancePlan
  4. 2019.05.07 – WES-DraftOrdinance
  5. 2019.05.07 – WES-BuildingPermitsCondUses

Items available during the commission meeting:


Public Utilities Commission public hearing held at the Miller Community Center on April 25, 2019

Audio recording can be downloaded or listened to online by clicking this button 

Recording made in cooperation with The Miller Press / Hand County Publishing.

Documents provided by Sweetland related to their presentation during the meeting:

2019.04.26-Sweetland WF SDPUC Presentation – FINAL-c

2019.04.26-Sweetland – Filing Letter-c

2019.04.26-Sweetland – COS-c


Zoning Board Hand-outs



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