January 25, 2020

Courthouse Closed – Martin Luther King Jr. Day

The Fall River & Oglala Lakota County Courthouse in Hot Springs, SD will be closed on Monday January 2oth, in observance of Martin Luther King Jr. Day.  Regular Office Hours will resume on Tuesday, January 21st.

CARS system down

[12/23/2019 9:50am] The State of South Dakota Department of Motor Vehicles is experiencing technical difficulties with the South Dakota CARS system, therefore, the Fall River and Oglala Lakota County treasurer’s office is unable to process ANY transactions related to motor vehicles until further notice.

Business regarding property taxes, can be processed.

Property Taxes Due – Oct 31

The second half of property taxes are due by end of day, Thursday, October 31st.  Taxes can be paid in person at the Fall River County Courthouse, 906 N River St, Hot Springs from 8am – 5pm Monday to Friday.  Lines can get long towards the end of the month so it is best not to wait till the last day.

If paying by mail please include your tax payment stubs in your envelope. If you would like a tax receipt, please include a self-addressed stamped envelope. Tax payments MUST be postmarked by October 31st, or interest is automatically applied. Please notify our office of any changes to your mailing address.

For question you can contact the Treasurer’s Office at 605-745-5145


County Road 11 (AKA Gordon Junction Road) Culvert installation

County Road 11 (aka Gordon Junction Road) – Culvert installation will be taking place Monday, September 30, 2019. Please consider an alternate route. Signage for detour will be posted.