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            Office of Gov. Dennis Daugaard

500 E. Capitol Ave.

Pierre, S.D. 57501

605-773-3212

www.sd.gov

 

 

 

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:  Friday, July 20, 2018

CONTACT:  Tony Venhuizen or Kelsey Pritchard at 605-773-3212

 

                            

News Tips For July 21 – 27, 2018

 

Public Meetings:

 

Tuesday, July 24, 8:30 – 11 a.m. CDT, Pierre – The Electrical Commission will hold a meeting in Room 412 of the State Capitol Building, 500 E. Capitol Ave. To view the agenda, visit https://boardsandcommissions.sd.gov/Meetings.aspx?BoardID=35. For more information, call JJ Linn, Executive Director of the Electrical Commission at 605-773-3573.

 

Tuesday, July 24, 1 p.m. CDT, Pierre – The Aeronautics Commission of the South Dakota Department of Transportation will hold a meeting in the Commission Room of the Becker-Hansen building located at 700 E. Broadway Ave. The public is invited to attend. To view the meeting agenda, posted 48 hours in advance, visit http://boardsandcommissions.sd.gov/Meetings.aspx?BoardID=5. For more information call 605-773-3265.

 

Wednesday, July 25, 9 a.m. CDT – The 9-1-1 Coordination Board meets via teleconference. A draft agenda is listed at https://boardsandcommissions.sd.gov/Meetings.aspx?BoardID=2. For more information, contact Shawnie Rechtenbaugh at 605-773-8145.

 

Wednesday, July 25, 1 p.m. CDT – The South Dakota Primary Care Task Force Oversight Committee will meet via teleconference. For more information, including public access information, visit http://doh.sd.gov/PrimaryCare/.

 

Thursday, July 26, 8 a.m. CDT, Pierre- The South Dakota Value Added Finance Authority will be holding a meeting at the Joe Foss Building, 523 E. Capitol Ave. A full agenda can be found at https://boardsandcommissions.sd.gov/Meetings.aspx?BoardID=100. For more information, please contact the Department of Agriculture at 605-773-5436.

 

Thursday, July 26, 9 a.m. CDT, Pierre – The Transportation Commission of the South Dakota Department of Transportation will hold a meeting in the Commission Room of the Becker-Hansen building located at 700 E. Broadway Ave. The public is invited to attend. To view the meeting agenda, posted 48 hours in advance, visit http://boardsandcommissions.sd.gov/Meetings.aspx?BoardID=96. For more information call 605-773-3265.

 

Thursday, July 26, 1:30 p.m. – 5 p.m. CDT, Pierre – The South Dakota Workers’ Compensation Advisory Council will hold a meeting at the Missouri River Plaza, 123 W. Missouri Ave., in the Sharpe Conference Room. For call-in information and meeting materials, visit http://boardsandcommissions.sd.gov/Meetings.aspx?BoardID=107.

 

Friday, July 27, 8:30 – 10:30 a.m. CDT, Pierre – The Cosmetology Commission will meet in the Lake Lewis and Clark Room at the Ramkota Hotel, 920 W. Sioux Ave. Meeting agenda and materials can be viewed at https://boardsandcommissions.sd.gov/Meetings.aspx?BoardID=21. If you have questions, please contact Kate Boyd at 605-773-6193.

 

Friday, July 27, 10 a.m. CDT, Pierre – The South Dakota Professional Teachers Practices and Standards Commission will meet at the MacKay Building, Conference Room 3, 800 Governors Drive, in Pierre. A proposed agenda will be posted at http://boardsandcommissions.sd.gov/Meetings.aspx?BoardID=79.

 

Friday, July 27, 1 p.m. CDT, Pierre – The Indian Education Advisory Council will meet at the MacKay Building in Conference Room 5, located at 800 Governors Dr., in Pierre. An agenda will be posted at http://boardsandcommissions.sd.gov/Meetings.aspx?BoardID=200.

 

 

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Monday, July 23, to Thursday, July 26:  The South Dakota Department of Veterans Affairs Field Service Officers will be at the following County and Tribal Veterans Service Offices to assist with veteran related claims, issues, and questions.

 

Monday, July 23:

  • 10:30 a.m. – 3 p.m. CDT, Lake Andes – 400 Main St. 605-280-4306
  • 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. CDT, Mobridge – 212 Main St. 605-280-4308
  • 3:30 p.m. – 4:30 p.m. CDT, Yankton Sioux Tribe – 20 Main St. SW 605-280-4306

 

Tuesday, July 24:

  • 9 a.m. – 10 a.m. CDT, Armour – 706 Braddock St. 605-280-4306
  • 10:30 a.m. – 2 p.m. CDT, Lake Andes – 400 Main St. 605-280-4306
  • 9:30 a.m. – 11 a.m. CDT, Olivet – 140 Euclid 605-360-7819
  • 12 p.m. – 2 p.m. CDT, Tyndall – 300 W. 18th Ave. 605-360-7819
  • 10 a.m. – 2:30 p.m. CDT, Winner – 200 E. Third St. 605-280-4308

 

Thursday, July 26:

  • 8 a.m. – 2:30 p.m. CDT, Madison – 200 E. Center St. 605-360-7819
  • 12:30 a.m. – 2:30 p.m. CDT, Pierre – 520 S. Pierre St. 605-280-4308

 

Tuesday, July 24 – Benefits specialists from the Department of Social Services' Division of Economic Assistance will be available at the following itinerant office locations. For more information, contact Tia Kafka, 605-773-3165.

  • Kyle, 9 a.m. – 3 p.m. MDT
  • Canton, 8 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. CDT
  • Flandreau, 8:30 a.m. – 4 p.m. CDT
  • Webster, 9 a.m. – 3:30 p.m. CDT
  • Timber Lake, 8 a.m. – 5 p.m. MDT

 

Wednesday, July 25 – Benefits specialists from the Department of Social Services' Division of Economic Assistance will be available at the following itinerant office locations. For more information, contact Tia Kafka, 605-773-3165.

  • Wanblee, 9 a.m. – 3 p.m. MDT
  • Flandreau, 8:30 a.m. – 4 p.m. CDT
  • Salem, 9:30 a.m. – 3:30 p.m. CDT
  • Dupree, 8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. MDT

 

Thursday, July 26 – Benefits specialists from the Department of Social Services' Division of Economic Assistance will be available at the following itinerant office locations. For more information, contact Tia Kafka, 605-773-3165.

  • Canton, 8 a.m. – 12 p.m. CDT
  • Kyle, 9 a.m. – 3 p.m. MDT
  • Flandreau, 8:30 a.m. – 4 p.m. CDT
  • Lemmon, 9 a.m. – 4 p.m. MDT

 

Tuesday, July 24, to Wednesday, July 25 – The South Dakota Department of Labor and Regulation will host Job Search Assistance Programs (JSAP). JSAP is a workshop for people recovering from job loss or enhancing their job search skills. Trained instructors speak on modern-day techniques used to successfully find employment. Topics covered include resume and cover letter writing, interviewing etiquette, networking effectively, using social media and much more. JSAP will be offered at the following locations:

  • Tuesday, July 24, 9 a.m. – 4 p.m. MDT, Rapid City – At 2330 N. Maple Ave. For more information, call 605-394-2296 or visit www.sdjobs.org.
  • Wednesday, July 25, 9 a.m. – 3 p.m. CDT, Yankton – At 3113 Spruce St., Suite 124. For more information, call 605-668-2900 or visit www.sdjobs.org.

 

Tuesday, July 24, to Wednesday, July 25 – The South Dakota Department of Labor and Regulation will hold itinerant office hours. Both job seekers and employers interested in receiving employment and career services at no cost may visit or call during these office hours. More information on programs and services is available at www.sdjobs.org. Itinerant office hours will be held at the following locations:

  • Tuesday, July 24, 1 – 3 p.m. CDT, Redfield – At the Spink County Court House, third floor. For more information during these hours, call 605-380-8930 and 605-626-2340 at any other time. Additional information at www.sdjobs.org.
  • Wednesday, July 25, 1 – 3 p.m. CDT, Webster – At the Day County Court House basement. For more information during these hours, call 605-380-8930 and 605-626-2340 at any other time. Additional information at www.sdjobs.org.
  • Wednesday, July 25, 1 – 4:30 p.m. CDT, Wagner – At City Hall, 60 S. Main. For more information, call 605-487-7607, ext. 207 or 212, or visit www.sdjobs.org.

 

Thursday, July 26, 12:30 – 2 p.m. CDT, Brookings – Aramark will conduct walk-in interviews at Brookings Job Service, 1310 Main Ave. S., Suite 103, every Thursday through Aug. 30. For more information call 605-688-4350.

 

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