Zoning - County

County Planning & Zoning 


Drew Gunderson


211 W Main St, Suite 203

Vermillion, SD 57069
Ph. (605) 677-7145 (Phone and Text)


Planning Commission:

Cindy Aden (Chair), Joe Hubert, Marty Gilbertson, Richard Hammond (County Commission Representative), Tom Simmons



Please contact me by 9:00 am on the Friday before the Planning Commission meeting to be placed on the agenda.  It is recommended that you contact me as soon as possible.

The next County Planning and Zoning meeting will be on May 20th, 2024 at 5:15 PM at the Clay County Courthouse. 



Notice a public hearing on June 6th, 2024 before the Clay County Commission, regarding amendment of the 2013 Revised Zoning Ordinance for Clay County.  Specifically, Utility-Scale Solar Energy Conversion Systems (USES).





2023 Building Permit Report 




Clay County Building Permit Application

Driveway Permit 

Surveyors-->> Plat Application/Checklist  <<--Surveyors




Clay County Zoning Ordinance 2023

Clay County Subdivision Ordinance 2014 


Flood Plain

Argh! My home just flooded! What do I do?!?



Clay County Zoning Map 2018

APO Zone A & B Map

Townships Map






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