Warmer weather is finally melting some snow and allowing residents to be free of the heavy winter gear.
Pfeifer was removed from active ministry on Jan. 14 pending an investigation into allegations.
A one-year extension to a memorandum of agreement was also approved.
“Why would we create new major programs, when we can’t even fund the programs that we have?” a public education lobbyist said in opposition to Noem's three-year, $15 million proposal.
An amendment was approved that directs the mayor to inform the county commission of the city’s intention to withdraw from the MOA if the commission chooses not to approve the extension by Feb. 22.