City of Rising Sun, Indiana

Rising Sun News: May 2018

Pool Open But With Reduced Hours This Week

Posted by Bryce Kendrick on May 29, 2018
Pool Open But With Reduced Hours This Week

The Rising Sun Community Pool opened with a big splash on Memorial Day. There are some reduced hours this week because school is still in session: Tuesday, May 29- 3p-6p Wednesday, May 30- 3p-8p  Thursday, May 31- 3p-6p Friday, June 1- 12p-6p (n…

City Will Have Regular Wednesday Trash Pickup This Week

Posted by Bryce Kendrick on May 29, 2018
City Will Have Regular Wednesday Trash Pickup This Week

Don’t be left holding the bag.  Despite the Memorial Day holiday on Monday, the City of Rising Sun will still have trash picked up on Wednesday (May 30). 

Jimenez Receives Key To City

Posted by Bryce Kendrick on May 25, 2018
Jimenez Receives Key To City

The City of Rising Sun is losing a dear friend and exceptional business partner- Rising Star Casino general manager Steven Jimenez. In an industry where change and turnover are the norm rather than the exception, Steve has been the exception and we ha…

Tyke Hikes are June 19, 20 and 21

Posted by Bryce Kendrick on May 25, 2018
Tyke Hikes are June 19, 20 and 21

Here is a great activity for parents with children ages 3-5. Join the Rising Sun-Ohio County Parks & Recreation Department for Tyke Hike. You and your little one can participate in one, two or all three hikes on June 19, 20 and 21.  The cost…

Bug Camp June 12-14

Posted by Bryce Kendrick on May 25, 2018
Bug Camp June 12-14

Children ages 6 to 10 years old can participate in the June Bug Camp sponsored by the Rising Sun-Ohio County Parks and Recreation Department. This year’s three-day camp will be held June 12-14 from 9:30 to 10:30 a.m. each day at the shelter in Shiner …

2018 Music On Main Schedule – First Event May 18

Posted by Bryce Kendrick on May 16, 2018
2018 Music On Main Schedule – First Event May 18

Enjoy fun-filled Friday evenings with friends and family on Main Street during the 2018 Music On Main and Cruise-In events.  Each cruise-in is from 6 to 10 p.m. and the music runs from 7 to 9 p.m.  In the event of rain, the musical acts will …

Join The River Cleanup Effort June 16

Posted by Bryce Kendrick on May 15, 2018
Join The River Cleanup Effort June 16

Join your friends and neighbors Saturday, June 16 for the Ohio River Valley Water Sanitation Commission’s Annual River Sweep.  The local portion of this cleanup will commence at 9 a.m. from the shelter near the old city boat ramp at Front and Firs…

(Updated May 13) $633,000 In Road Improvements Underway

Posted by Bryce Kendrick on May 13, 2018
(Updated May 13) $633,000 In Road Improvements Underway

ROAD RESTRICTIONS (updated May 13): no street parking from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. Monday, May 14 and Tuesday, May 15 on the following street: High Street. Earlier this year, the City of Rising Sun began utilizing $501,357 in state funding provided by a Commu…

Hillbilly Fashion Show

Posted by Bryce Kendrick on May 10, 2018
Hillbilly Fashion Show

(From Rising Sun/Ohio County Tourism) The public is invited to enter the Hillbilly Fashion Show, a special event that coincides with the inaugural Saturday, June 9, 2018, Rising Sun’s Blues & BBQ. There are no fees to enter and everyone is invited …

Rising Sun Public Dock Applications Available Through May 23

Posted by Bryce Kendrick on May 9, 2018
Rising Sun Public Dock Applications Available Through May 23

The Rising Sun/Ohio County Port Authority has opened up 2018 applications for mooring spaces at the Rising Sun Public Docks.  Applications are being accepted right now and must be received in the City of Rising Sun’s Clerk-Treasurer Office (200 No…