Mount Rushmore will soon be open again.
South Dakota Governor Dennis Daugaard has reached an agreement with the National Park Service to open the site for the duration of the federal government shutdown.
Partners from across the state will "buy a day' of operation at Mount Rushmore. The National Park Service will charge the state $15,200 per day for operations.
The monument will re-open Monday morning at 8 a.m. MDT.
The list of the 'Buy a Day' Partners includes the Mount Rushmore Society, Rapid City CVB / BID Board, Black Hills Central Reservations, West River Foundation, Lawrence & Schiller, Lantis Enterprises, Inc., Neiman Enterprises, Inc., J. Scull Construction Service, Inc., Avera Health, First PREMIER Bank/PREMIER Bankcard, MDU Resources, Sanford Health, ISIS Hospitality, Wall Drug, and one anonymous donor.