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     Linda Walker, Paula Barrick, and Roberta “Bobbi” Janke

Elected Official: ROBERTA “BOBBI” JANKE

Lake County Auditor
200 E Center St
Madison SD 57042

Phone:  605-256-7600
Fax:  605-256-7622


Office Hours:

  • 8:00 am – 5:00 pm
  • Monday – Friday (excluding Holidays)

The County Auditor as the clerk of the County Commissioners is required to keep an accurate record of official proceedings and preserve all documents, books accounting records, and maps. The Auditor schedules appointments, prepares the agenda, and prepares the legal notices required for publishing.

The County Auditor is in charge of the accounting functions for the county. These include: accounts payable, payroll and employee benefits, fixed assets and inventory records of county property, prepares monthly and annual financial reports, assists the County Commissioners with annual budget, calculates the tax levies for all taxing entities in the county and apportions the taxes collected by the Treasurer.

The County Auditor is the Election Supervisor for the county. Election duties include voter registration, securing polling places, ballot preparation, set-up of automarks and election scanner, appoint and train election workers, canvass and report election results, and issue certificates of election.

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