It started as a dream, matured into a plan, and could be on its way to becoming a reality. The legal residents of the proposed municipality of Buffalo Chip, South Dakota held a vote to incorporate on May 7, 2015.
"The opportunity for our residents to hold a vote on the incorporation of Buffalo Chip is truly exciting,” says Buffalo Chip President Rod Woodruff. "The potential economic developments that can occur within the municipal boundaries as a result of the incorporation will benefit the entire region. We look forward to continue strengthening our relationship with the city of Sturgis to jointly promote South Dakota tourism, business development and the Rally."
The unofficial vote tally following the May 7 election was 43 in favor of incorporation and 0 against.
You can find out more about Buffalo Chip, South Dakota’s potential incorporation here.