Split Rock Township

Minnehaha County, South Dakota




Notice is hereby given that pursuant to SDCL8-3-1, the Annual Meeting of the electors of Split Rock Township in Minnehaha County, South Dakota will be held at the Split Rock Township Volunteer Fire Department Fire Station located at 7201 East Arrowhead Parkway, in Split Rock Township, Minnehaha County, South Dakota beginning at 7:00 p.m. on Tuesday, the 5th day of March, 2019. The purpose of the Annual Meeting is to elect township officers, to approve the township levy and budget, and for any other matters which may properly come before the Board of Supervisors. Nominating Petitions were received by the deadline as follows: Matt Staab for one position as Township Supervisor, Pam Kolseth for Township Clerk and Kevin Callies for Township Treasurer. Dated this 8th day of February, 2019. (Please Note) All residents are requested to provide input and will vote on their front footage assessments for their development.

Repaving of Developments

Updated January 20, 2019

Split Rock Township held discussions with residents of the below developments on January 7th regarding options for maintaining the asphalt roads in those areas. 

Split Rock Heights:   $929,000 estimated project  (no decisions made; attendees were split between partial and full replacement. Further information being gathered.)              
Pine Lake Hills:  $625,000 estimated project (no decisions made; attendees were split between partial and full replacement)
Mystic Meadows:   $320,00 estimated project (attendees expressed desire to repair deteriorating areas, but not to replace any asphalt.)

Board Supervisors will continue to discuss options, and have requested additional information from the engineer to assist with future decisions. Residents will be notified before any action is taken. 


Snow Removal Policy

 Patrons are reminded that they may not push snow over or onto a Township road (right-of-way) as such action is a violation of state law and may be prosecuted as a Class 1 misdemeanor (with a fine up to $2000 per occurrence) and/or a public nuisance.  Your cooperation in keeping the roads and ditches safe is greatly appreciated. 


264th Street - Road Closure

Updated 01/20/19

Due to ongoing safety concerns for vehicular traffic traveling on 264th St west of 483rd Ave, this section of the road remains closed and has been designated No Maintenance for the immediate future. 

An engineer is putting together a full cost estimate to repair and make the road safe for travel. Options will be discussed soon. 

Regular Township Meetings are held at 7:30pm on the 2nd Tuesday of each month

(click "Meeting Schedule" at top of page for special meeting times)

Your Supervisors

  • MARVIN MANIFOLD:  605-351-0261
  • JENNIFER SCHMIDTBAUER:  605-496-3902
  • MATT STAAB:  605-359-1115


Email Updates

If you would like to receive updates from Split Rock Township when there is news or information that may affect you, please join our email notification list.  To sign up, click the “Contact Us” button at the top of our webpage, and type in “Email List” in the “Message” box.  If you live in a development, please indicate the name of that also. 


Split Rock Fire Dept Notices

Split Rock Fire Department has an ISO Rating of 6.   

Check your Homeowner's Insurance company for possible discounts.

If you have questions or are planning a controlled burn, please call 605-367-7000 to coordinate your burn.