Rising Sun News

Entries for June 2017

UTVs Permitted On City Streets With Amended Ordinance

Posted by Bryce Kendrick on Thursday, June 22, 2017
UTVs Permitted On City Streets With Amended Ordinance
In 2012, Rising Sun City Council passed an ordinance permitting the use of motorized carts (golf carts) on city streets.  That ordinance was recently amended to include the use of recreational off-highway vehicles also known as "UTVs" (as referenced going forward) and/or "side-by-sides".  UTVs may be operated on Rising Sun city streets providing the operator has a valid driver's licence, the UTV has been insured and it has been registered with the State of Indiana.  Unlike golf ...
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Yard Sale Ordinance Passed

Posted by Bryce Kendrick on Thursday, June 22, 2017
Yard Sale Ordinance Passed
Yard sales, garage sales and flea markets (further referenced as "sales") are a common occurance in nearly every community across America and, for the most part, are a very useful event for both the seller and those looking for great deals on various used items.  However, perpetual sales are a nuisance and are no longer permited within the City of Rising Sun. All sales, whether on personal or business property, are now regulated per a recently passed ordinance by Rising Sun City Council. &...
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July City Council Meeting Date Moved

Posted by Bryce Kendrick on Monday, June 19, 2017
July City Council Meeting Date Moved
Due to scheduling conflicts, the July 6, 2017 Rising Sun City Council meeting will now be held on July 13, 2017 at 6 pm in the City Administration Builiding at 200 North Walnut Street, Rising Sun, IN.

Sittin' On The Dock Of The Bay...err...River

Posted by Bryce Kendrick on Wednesday, June 07, 2017
Sittin' On The Dock Of The Bay...err...River
The installation of the city docks will be completed on Wednesday, June 7. Now for a little Otis Redding... "(Sittin' On) The Dock Of The Bay"   Sittin' in the morning sun I'll be sittin' when the evening comes Watching the ships roll in Then I watch them roll away again, yeah I'm sittin' on the dock of the bay Watchin' the tide roll away, ooh I'm just sittin' on the dock of the bay Wastin' time I left my home in Georgia Headed for the Frisco Bay Cuz I've had nothing to li...
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Front Street Maintenance Scheduled June 7

Posted by Bryce Kendrick on Monday, June 05, 2017
Front Street Maintenance Scheduled June 7
The section of Front Street between First and Williams will be crack filled and sealed Wednesday, June 7.

June SNAC Calendar

Posted by Bryce Kendrick on Thursday, June 01, 2017
June SNAC Calendar
Below is the May 2017 RIsing Sun Senior Nutrition Activity Center Menu and Activity Calendar.   June 2017 Rising Sun Senior Nutrition Activity Center Menu & Activity Calendar Located at Hoosier Boy Apartments, 211 South Walnut St., Rising Sun, IN Contact Laura Baresel, SNAC Director, at 812-438-2468 to reserve a meal Hours:  10:15a...
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