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The Commission Office is located on the second floor of the Brookings City and County Government Center. The Commission Department coordinates efforts that happen on a countywide basis.

Funding Applications for the FY2018 Budget Available Now. 

Deadline to Apply is May 19, 2017, at 5:00 PM.

Entities interested in submitting a funding request to the Brookings County Commission for consideration during the FY2018 budget process can do so by completing a Funding Request Application. The deadline to apply for funding is Friday, May 19th at 5:00 pm. Applications are available at the red link below or by contacting the Brookings County Commission Office at 605-696-8205. If you would like more information about the funding request process, you can contact Stacy Steffensen, Commission Department Director, at the Brookings County Commission Office at 605-696-8205 or by emailing .

Department Divisions

Commission Responsibilities
  • Coordinate countywide HR programs including recruitment, hiring, performance management, safety programs, wages, benefits, liability and workers compensation, and employee and management training efforts.
  • Coordinate daily county administration on behalf of the Brookings County Commission.
  • Coordinate the countywide technology program including GIS, resource allocation, network administration and help desk support.
  • Oversee the county buildings and grounds projects, annual budgets, maintenance, and staffing.
  • Prepare and coordinate board agendas, packets, schedules, and ongoing projects.
  • Prepares budget requests and analysis for review by the County Commission.
  • Serve as a liaison between the board and county departments, media, public, and other governmental entities.
  • Serve as the county representative for labor relations with the county’s two labor unions including negotiations and grievance resolution.

Contact Us
Commission Department
Staff Directory

520 Third Street
Suite 210
Brookings, SD 57006

Ph: 605-696-8205
Fx: 605-696-8208

8 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Monday - Friday
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