Drainage Ad Hoc Committee


The purpose of the Drainage Ad Hoc Committee is to study the drainage system to include natural and man-made features in Brookings County and make recommendations to the Brookings County Drainage Board as to how the drainage system might be improved by February 1, 2021.


The Committee shall meet as frequently as circumstances dictate.

Agendas & Minutes

Agendas are available prior to the meetings. Minutes are available following approval.
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Appointed by the Brookings County Commission

Brookings County Commissioner Lee Ann Pierce
East Dakota Water Development District Manager Jay Gilbertson
Former South Dakota Representative Spencer Hawley
Brookings County Deputy States Attorney Ben Kleinjan
Brookings County Geographic Information Systems (GIS) Coordinator
Retired Businessman Lyle Bowes
Brookings County Development Director Robert Hill

Ad Hoc Members:

Brookings County Development Deputy Director Richard Haugen
Brookings County Development Office Manager Rae Lynn Maher