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Notice of Real Estate Auction

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The former Community Action Building lot on North River Street, near City Hall, is scheduled to be auctioned off by the Fall River County Sheriff’s Office, at the Fall River County Courthouse steps at 10:00am on August 6, 2020. Below is the legal announcement as published by the Sheriff's Office in the Fall River County Herald-Star.

 

Notice of Real Estate Sale
STATE OF SOUTH DAKOTA ) IN THE CIRCUIT COURT
SS
COUNTY OF FALL RIVER ) Seventh Judicial Circuit
City of Hot Springs
303 North River Street 23CIV13-000073-01
Hot Springs, SD 57747
Plaintiffs
vs.
Hot Springs Citizens for Progress
c/o Robert Johnson
25529 W. Nancy Ln PMB #201
Buckeye, AZ 85326-2161
Defendants,
___________________________
A Judgment on default having been filed on 12th day of July, 2016 by the 7th Judicial Circuit Court, Fall River County and a Writ of Execution having been filed on the 11th day of February, 2020 by the 7th Judicial Circuit Court, Fall River County in the action entitled City of Hot Springs vs Hot Springs Citizens for Progress, Civ. 23CIV13-000073-01 which Writ of Execution directed a property sale on the following described real property in Fall River County, South Dakota:
The S ½ of Lot 5, Block 22, Original Town, addition to the City of Hot Springs, Fall River County, South Dakota
Notice is hereby given for the purpose of realizing the sum of $78,871.96 plus any costs or interest accrued. The above described property will be sold subject to redemption as provided by law as one parcel of land at public auction subject to the lien for unpaid real estate taxes and assessments of Fall River County and easements and restrictions of record, to the highest bidder for cash or certified check within 5 business days of the sale, by the sheriff of Fall River County, at the front door of the Fall River County Courthouse in Hot Springs, South Dakota at the hour of 10:00 a.m. on the 6th day of August, 2020.
In testimony whereof, I have hereunto set my hand and seal the 30th day of June, 2020.
/s/Robert J. Evans, Sheriff
Fall River County, South Dakota
Fall River County Sheriff’s Office
906 N. River Street
Hot Springs, SD 57747
605-745-4444
Published four times at the total approximate cost of $108.10
Published: July 9, 16, 23, 30, 2020

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Public Service Reminder: Yield to Pedestrians in Crosswalks

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Reminder: Motorists must YIELD to pedestrians in crosswalks.

City staff has observed near misses at the crosswalk right outside City Hall. The City of Hot Springs would like to remind residents and visitors alike that motorists must yield to pedestrians in crosswalks. Several intersections have reminder signs, but this state law applies to all crosswalks in town, including those without the reminder signs.

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2020 Quorum Notice for 7-25-20 - Polynesian Dance and Singing Performance

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NOTICE OF QUORUM


This is to serve as notice that a quorum of the Hot Springs City Council may be in attendance at the Polynesian Dance and Singing performance on July 25th beginning at 7PM. The performance will be held at Centennial Park in Hot Springs, SD.


DATED this 23rd day of July, 2020


Misty Summers-Walton

Finance Officer

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City passes 2020-18 Resolution Declaring Results of Annual Municipal Election

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Resolution No. 2020-18


            RESOLUTION DECLARING RESULTS OF ANNUAL MUNICIPAL ELECTION.


            BE IT RESOLVED by the City Council of the City of Hot Springs, South Dakota, that at the annual municipal election duly called and held in the City on June 2, 2020 the results were as follows:

  

            Mayor:  having no opposition at the municipal election for the vacant office, Bob Nelson is hereby declared elected to the office of Mayor for a term of two years


            Alderman, Ward 1: having no opposition at the municipal election Larry Pratt is hereby declared elected to the office of Ward One Alderman for a term of two years


            Alderman, Ward 2:  having no opposition at the municipal election Bill Lukens is hereby declared elected to the office of Ward Two Alderman for a term of two years


            Alderman, Ward 3: having no opposition at the municipal election Johnny R. Huddleston is hereby declared elected to the office of Ward Three Alderman for a term of two years


Alderman, Ward 3: having no opposition at the municipal election Wes Grimes is hereby declared elected to the office of Ward Three Alderman for a term of one year


            Alderman, Ward 4: having received a majority of all votes cast for the office Caitlin Turner is hereby declared elected to the office of Ward Four Alderman for a term of two years.

           


            Dated this 8th day of June, 2020



Approved:



                                                                                   

George Kotti, Mayor    

                                                                                                                                  

                                    

Attest:

                       

 

                                                                                                                            

Misty Summers-Walton, Finance Officer 

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2020 Quorum Notice for 6-9-20 - Public Works Mtg

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NOTICE OF QUORUM


This is to serve as notice that a quorum of the Hot Springs City Council may be in attendance at a meeting of the Public Works Committee. The meeting will be held at The Mueller Civic Center at 801 S. 6th St. Hot Springs, SD, on Tuesday the 9th of June beginning at 1:00PM.


DATED this 2nd day of June, 2020


Misty Summers-Walton

Finance Officer

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2020 Quorum Notice for 6-2-20 - Police Support March

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NOTICE OF QUORUM


This is to serve as notice that a quorum of the Hot Springs City Council may be in attendance at a planned gathering and march in support of the Hot Springs Police Department. The gathering will begin in Centennial Park on Tuesday the 2nd of June beginning at 8:00AM.


DATED this 1st day of June, 2020


Misty Summers-Walton

Finance Officer

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June 1, 2020 City Council Meeting Call-In Details

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The City Council will meet at 7pm on Monday, June 1, 2020 at the Mueller Civic Center, 801 S. 6th Street, Hot Springs, SD, for a normal city council meeting. This meeting will be open to the public at the Mueller Civic Center with required 6 feet of separation in seating, but call-in details are available as well below for those who wish to view the meeting online, and the meeting will also be streamed to the City of Hot Springs Facebook page (facebook.com/cityofhotspringssouthdakota).

City of Hot Springs is inviting you to a scheduled Zoom meeting.

Topic: June 1, 2020 Hot Springs City Council Meeting
Time: Jun 1, 2020 07:00 PM Mountain Time (US and Canada)

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May 18, 2020 City Council Meeting Call-In Details

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The City Council will meet at 7pm on Monday, May 18, 2020 at the Mueller Civic Center, 801 S. 6th Street, Hot Springs, SD, for a normal city council meeting. This meeting will be open to the public at the Mueller Civic Center with required 6 feet of separation in seating, but call-in details are available as well below for those who wish to view the meeting online, and the meeting will also be streamed to the City of Hot Springs Facebook page (facebook.com/cityofhotspringssouthdakota).

City of Hot Springs is inviting you to a scheduled Zoom meeting.

Topic: May 18 Regular City Council Meeting
Time: May 18, 2020 07:00 PM Mountain Time (US and Canada)

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May 4, 2020 City Council Meeting Call-In Details

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The City Council will meet at 7pm on Monday, May 4, 2020 at the Mueller Civic Center, 801 S. 6th Street, Hot Springs, SD, for a normal city council meeting. This meeting will be open to the public at the Mueller Civic Center with required 6 feet of separation in seating, but call-in details are available as well below for those who wish to view the meeting online, and the meeting will also be streamed to the City of Hot Springs Facebook page (facebook.com/cityofhotspringssouthdakota).

 

City of Hot Springs is inviting you to a scheduled Zoom meeting.

Topic: May 4, 2020 City Council Meeting
Time: May 4, 2020 07:00 PM Mountain Time (US and Canada)

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City passes resolution amending Ordinance 1212 - COVID-19

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At the special city council meeting held on Monday, April 27, 2020, the Hot Springs City Council passed Resolution 2020-15, amending Ordinance 1212.

Below is the text of the resolution along with a link to download a PDF copy. 

Link: 2020-15 First Resolution amending Ordinance 1212-COVID-19

RESOLUTION 2020-15


THE FIRST RESOLUTION AMENDING ORDINANCE NO. 1212, AS PART OF THE CITY OF HOT SPRINGS, SOUTH DAKOTA RESPONSE TO THE COVID-19 CORONAVIRUS


WHEREAS, the City of Hot Springs, pursuant to SDCL §9-19-3 may amend and revise ordinances as may be necessary; and


WHEREAS, the City of Hot Springs previously adopted Ordinance 1212 as an emergency response to the COVID-19 Coronavirus; and


WHEREAS, Ordinance NO. 1212 specifically states that while Ordinance 1212 is in effect, it may be amended, suspended, reinstated, or repealed by a resolution of the Hot Springs City Council; and


WHEREAS, Executive Order 2020-12 declared South Dakota to be in a State of Emergency due to the COVID-19 pandemic; and


WHEREAS, The community of Hot Springs consistently joins together in times of crisis, with the objective to confront, with compassion, the potential impact of the COVID-19 outbreak upon our community; and


WHEREAS, The City Council of the City of Hot Springs resolves to align with the Governors Executive Order 2020-12, specifically paragraphs 11 and 12 and will revise Ordinance 1212 paragraphs 1-5.


THEREFORE, BE IT RESOLVED BY THE CITY COUNCIL OF THE CITY OF HOT SPRINGS, that Ordinance 1212, An emergency ordinance to address a public health crisis by implementing certain measures which have been deemed necessary to slow the community spread of coronavirus (COVID-19) be amended as follows;


  1. At 6:00 am, April 28, 2020, all restaurants, food courts, coffee houses, bars, breweries, clubs, cafes and other similar places of public accommodation offering food and beverages for on-site consumption, including any alcohol licensees with on-sale privileges, may open to on-site/on-sale patrons. They shall suspend or modify business practices as recommended by CDC guidance when ten (10) or more people, to include employees, are in an enclosed space where physical separation of at least six feet is not possible. These businesses shall consider offering business models that do not involve public gatherings including take-out, delivery, curb-side service, drive-thru, off-site service, social distancing models, or other innovative business practices that do not involve public gatherings in an enclosed space. Any business continuing to operate in order to provide off-site service shall implement procedures to ensure social distancing and operate in compliance with federal and state health guidance in order to prevent the spread of COVID-19.
  2. At 6:00 am, April 28, 2020, all churches, recreational facilities, public pools, health clubs, athletic facilities and theaters, including movie theaters and music or entertainment venues shall suspend or modify their business practices as recommended by CDC guidance when ten (10) or more people, to include employees, are in an enclosed space where physical separation of at least six feet is not possible. Consumption of food or beverages in conjunction with the operation and under the conditions of paragraph #1 is allowed.


  1. At 6:00 am, April 28, 2020, all cigar bars, vaping lounges or other similar businesses that allow for on-site consumption shall suspend or modify their business practices as recommended by CDC guidance when ten (10) or more people, to include employees, are in an enclosed space where physical separation of at least six feet is not possible. Consumption of products in conjunction with the operation and under the conditions of paragraph #1 is allowed.


  1. At 6:00 am, April 28, 2020, all arcades, bingo halls, bowling alleys, casinos, and other similar recreational or entertainment facilities shall suspend or modify their business practices as recommended by CDC guidance when ten (10) or more people, to include employees, are in an enclosed space where physical separation of at least six feet is not possible. Consumption of food or beverages in conjunction with the operation and under the conditions of paragraph #1 is allowed.


  1. At 6:00 am, April 28, 2020, all other retail and service businesses shall suspend or modify their business practices as recommended by CDC guidance when ten (10) or more people, to include employees, are in an enclosed space where physical separation of at least six feet is not possible. Consumption of food or beverages in conjunction with the operation and under the conditions of paragraph #1 is allowed.


BE IT FUTHER RESOLVED, that, pursuant to SDCL §9-19-13, this resolution is necessary for the immediate preservation of the public peace, health, safety, and welfare of the City shall become effective immediately upon passage.

     

Dated this 27th day of April 2020

                                                                                    Approved:


                                                                                                                                                           

                                                                                    George Kotti, Mayor              

                                                                                   

Attest:


                                                                                                                                               

Misty Summers-Walton Finance Officer         

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Special City Council Meeting - April 27, 2020

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There will be a special City Council Meeting, Monday 04/27/2020 6 pm, at the Mueller Civic Center, 801 S. 6th St., to amend Ordinance 1212 by Resolution to allow on-site gatherings of ten or less persons, including employees, providing that 6-feet social distancing is maintained.

Call-In Details are listed below, and the meeting will be open to the public.

City of Hot Springs is inviting you to a scheduled Zoom meeting.

Topic: Special Council Meeting - April 27, 2020
Time: Apr 27, 2020 06:00 PM Mountain Time (US and Canada)

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4/20/20 City Council Meeting Zoom Call-In Details

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Topic: April 20, 2020 Hot Springs City Council Meeting
Time: Apr 20, 2020 07:00 PM Mountain Time (US and Canada)

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Video of Suspended Sidewalk Virtual Meeting with Mayor Kotti

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Emergency Ordinance 1212 to take effect April 9 at 6:00pm

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Attached to this news item is a PDF copy of the emergency ordinance as passed by the City of Hot Springs at the April 6, 2020 council meeting to address public health crisis COVID-19. This ordinance will take effect at 6:00pm on Thursday, April 9, 2020 and will be in effect until May 31, 2020, at which time it will be automatically repealed unless specifically readopted for an additional period of time by the City Council. It may also be amended, suspended, reinstated or repealed by a resolution while it is in effect.

Ordinance 1212 - Emergency Ordinance to address public health crisis COVID-19

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Free Dump Week Date Changed to June 1-5 Due to COVID-19

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The City of Hot Springs has changed the date of the spring Free Dump Week from April 27-May 1 to June 1-5 to abide by social distancing guidelines currently in place. Please download the flyer below for additional details, including requirements and materials not acceptable for disposal.


2020 FREE DUMP WEEK FLYER (MS Word .docx file)

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City Offices Open by Appointment Only

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Due to the Covid-19, the City of Hot Springs is asking that any payments to the city be deposited in the drop box next to the entry door. We will also process debit or credit cards over the phone.

City offices are open by appointment only. We appreciate your cooperation and apologize for any inconvenience. Thank you.

If you have any questions, please contact 745-3135 OR hscityadministrator@hs-sd.org
 

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2020 Quorum notice for 4-1-20 Special Meeting-COVID-19

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NOTICE OF QUORUM-SPECIAL MEETING NOTICE


This is to serve as Notice that a quorum of the Hot Springs City Council will be in attendance at a Special Council Meeting to be held at the Mueller Civic Center at 801 S. 6th St. Hot Springs, SD on Wednesday the 1st of April at 6:00 PM. First reading of Ordinance 1212- An emergency ordinance to address a public health crisis by implementing certain measures which have been deemed necessary to slow the community spread of the Coronaviris (COVID-19).


DATED this 31st day of March, 2020.



Misty Summers-Walton

Finance Officer


Link to 1212 Emergency ordinance to address public health crisis COVID-19

Ordinance is also available in the Public Packet section of this website.

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COVID-19: City Council Passes Resolution; Mayor Exercises Veto over proposed Ordinance

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The Hot Springs City Council met at 6:00pm on Thursday, March 26, 2020 for a special meeting to discuss what measures the City of Hot Springs should use to best address the potential spread of the COVID-19 virus. The Council voted unanimously to adopt a resolution, Resolution 2020-11, which includes recommendations for residents, businesses, and the City itself.

The Council then conducted a first reading of a proposed ordinance (Ordinance No. 1212). However, on Friday, March 27, Mayor George Kotti notified the City Council that he would be exercising his authority to veto the ordinance, noting the need for some clarifications.

Attached to this news item are the resolution as included in the public packet for the council meeting, the draft of Ordinance No. 1212, and Mayor Kotti's letter dated March 27, 2020.

RESOLUTION 2020-11

1212 Emergency ordinance to address public health crisis COVID-19

03-27-2020 Mayor Kotti Letter

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2020 Quorum Notice for 3-26-20 Special Meeting COVID-19

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NOTICE OF QUORUM


This is to serve as Notice that a quorum of the Hot Springs City Council will be in attendance at a Special Council Meeting to be held in the gymnasium of the Mueller Civic Center at 801 S. 6th St. Hot Springs, SD on Thursday the 26th of March at 6:00 PM. To address City guidelines recommended by Governor Noem’s executive order related to COVID-19.


DATED this 24th day of March, 2020.

 

Misty Summers-Walton

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