Yankton County Has Plans For Federal Funds

Yankton County Has Plans For Federal Funds

The Yankton County Commissioners held their year-end meeting on Tuesday afternoon.

The Commissioners approved transferring over 1.3 million dollars from the state of South Dakota as part of the federal American Rescue plan Act.

Yankton County Commission Chairwoman Cheri Loest says that they have been working with the state to make sure they conduct the transfer to the county appropriately…

The Commissioners contemplated using those dollars for a one time pay stipend for all county employees…

The Commissioner will take final action on the possible pay stipend to county employees at their next meeting on January 4th.