Zoning - Joint Jurisdiction

Joint Jurisdiction Zoning



Currently, Clay County and the City of Vermillion have a Joint Jurisdiction Zoning agreement that covers approximately 16 square miles surrounding the City of Vermillion.  This Jurisdiction has its own unique zoning ordinance, zoning map, and process for administration of land use regulations. 


Please feel free to call, text, or e-mail me with any questions.   


The areas shaded in purple is the Joint Jurisdiction Zoning Area. 



Drew Gunderson



211 W Main St, Suite 203
Vermillion, SD 57069
Ph. (605) 677-7145

Planning Commission:

Cindy Aden (Chair), Marty Gilbertson, Joe Hubert, Travis Mockler (County Commission Representative), Jerry Prentice 




The next Joint Jurisdiction Planning and Zoning meeting will be May 25th, 2022 at 5:30PM at City Hall.



Notice  May 23, 2022.  Joint Jurisdiction Planning Commission.  A Conditional Use Application on land located approximately at 3344 318th St, Vermillion, SD 57069 for a Single-Family Dwelling.

Notice May 31st, 2022.  First reading for a request to re-zone land located at 1919 W Cherry St Vermillion, SD 57069 from A-1 Agricultural to LI-Light Industrial for a Grain Terminal/Grain Processing facility. 




Joint Jurisdiction Building Permit Application




Joint Zoning Regulations for Clay County & City of Vermillion 2013




Joint Jurisdiction Zoning Map 2020

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