City of Rising Sun, Indiana

Rising Sun News

City Hall Closed to Public Until Further Notice

Posted by Bryce Kendrick on October 14, 2020

Due to Covid-19 related precautions, City Hall is closing until further notice.  We apologize for any inconvenience. Drop boxes are avaialble for utility customers in the front of the building and rear parking lot.  If you need to speak with someone, t …

City Hall Closed to Public Until Further Notice Read More »

Changes to 2020 Halloween Events

Posted by Bryce Kendrick on October 6, 2020

Due to Covid related concerns, there are some changes to Halloween events in Rising Sun for this year. First, the good news, Rising Sun will still have Trick or Treat from 6 to 8 pm on Saturday, October 31. Here is the unfortunate news.  There will not …

Changes to 2020 Halloween Events Read More »

Boats Must Be Removed From Docks by October 17

Posted by Bryce Kendrick on October 6, 2020

The Ohio County Port Authority and the City of Rising Sun has announced the docks at the city’s boat ramps are scheduled to be removed on or shortly after Monday, October 19.  Individuals using the docks are asked to remove their boats by Saturday, Oct …

Boats Must Be Removed From Docks by October 17 Read More »

Light Up Ohio County Decorating Contest, Register by December 1

Posted by Bryce Kendrick on October 6, 2020

The Ohio County Convention, Tourism and Visitors Commission (Rising Sun/Ohio County Tourism) announces their Fourth Annual Light Up Ohio County Residential Outdoor Holiday Decorating Contest. While the event will take place December 4 through January 1 …

Light Up Ohio County Decorating Contest, Register by December 1 Read More »

Leaf Collection Begins October 26

Posted by Bryce Kendrick on October 2, 2020

The Rising Sun Street Department will conduct leaf collection starting October 26 within the Rising Sun city limits. The following rules must be followed: – Leaves must be raked and piled in rows along the street for easy access. – Avoid placing leaves …

Leaf Collection Begins October 26 Read More »

Dumpster Day Saturday, October 3

Posted by Bryce Kendrick on October 1, 2020

For Rising Sun and Ohio County residents only, the City of Rising Sun will have four dumpsters available at the City Brush Dump (end of South Downey Street behind the cemetery) from 7 to 11 a.m. on Saturday, October 3. City workers will exercise social …

Dumpster Day Saturday, October 3 Read More »

Reminder…No Parking Permitted Within 20 Feet of Intersections

Posted by Bryce Kendrick on September 29, 2020

A growing safety concern needs to be addressed in Rising Sun.  More and more, individuals are parking vehicles very close to intersections.  This action increases the likelihood of accidents involving vehicles and even pedestrians. As a reminder, city …

Reminder…No Parking Permitted Within 20 Feet of Intersections Read More »

Roads, Ramps and Sidewalk Work Begins Again September 28

Posted by Bryce Kendrick on September 21, 2020

Thanks to state funding totaling over $682,000 through Community Crossings Grants, the City of Rising Sun will resume paving nine sections of its streets beginning as early as September 18.  Over the next several weeks, the following streets (not in pa …

Roads, Ramps and Sidewalk Work Begins Again September 28 Read More »

Ohio County Recycle Center Accepting Tires September 18-19

Posted by Bryce Kendrick on September 17, 2020

Throughout the summer, the Ohio County Recycle Center (1432 Barbour Way, Rising Sun) has been taking “difficult disposal” items for free.  The last days of the season for problem wastes are Friday, September 18 and Saturday, September 19, where the cen …

Ohio County Recycle Center Accepting Tires September 18-19 Read More »

Fall Community Yard Sale is September 10-12, Dumpster Day on 12th

Posted by Bryce Kendrick on September 8, 2020
Yard Sale

The Rising Sun Fall Community Yard Sale is Thursday, September 10 through Saturday, September 12.    The city will promote your event for free on our website (and linked to on our Facebook page). Please email Ynez Taylor ytaylor@cityofrisingsun.com or …

Fall Community Yard Sale is September 10-12, Dumpster Day on 12th Read More »