Nancy York

District 5 Representative Nancy York has announced that she has taken out petitions for re-election to her seat on the South Dakota Legislature.

York said she plans to run for her seat in Pierre one more time…….

York was first elected to the legislature back in 2016. She started her second term last year and says it takes a little while to get comfortable with how things work day to day in Pierre…..

York and her husband, Duane, have lived in Watertown their entire lives. They have three adult children.

Duane and Nancy started Duane’s Floor Covering in 1971.

York served on the Watertown City Council from 1994 to 2011, a total of 17 years.  She says she is proud of her accomplishments on the council which included work on the Ethanol Plant and the Terry Redlin Art Center projects. 

York returns to Pierre tomorrow for the 95th legislative session, where she serves as a member of the Health and Human Services Committee and Vice-Chair of the Local Government Committee. She also serves as a member of the Industrial Hemp Study Committee.