City of Rising Sun, Indiana
Executive Order 2020-3
Mayor Steve Slack

Whereas, novel Coronavirus Disease 2019 (“COVID-19”) was declaired a Public Health Emergency by Governor Eric J. Holcomb on the 6th day of March 2020 and a National Emergency by President Donald J. Trump on the 13th day of March 2020; and

Whereas, in light of Executive Orders 20-25, 20-26 20-28 and the “Back On Track Indiana” plan, all issued by Governor Holcomb on the 1st day of May 2020, new measures shall be undertaken by the City of Rising Sun, Indiana in an effort to combat the COVID-19 pandemic.

Based upon the foregoing, the following restrictions are hereby Ordered to be put in place to protect the health of the citizens of the City of Rising Sun, Indiana:

  1. On the 1st day of June 2020, Rising Sun City Hall shall reopen to the public under the following conditions:
    a. Citizens should come to City Hall only when they have official business which cannot be attended to in any other way;
    b. Citizens shall enter City Hall through the North Walnut Street entrance.  Should a citizen be unable to enter through the North Walnut Street entrance because of a handicap, said citzizen shall call 812-438-3616 for assistance;
    c. Citizens shall remain in the lobby and will wait for a Rising Sun employee to assist them;
    d. Only two citizens may be in the lobby of City Hall at any given time;
    e. Masks must be worn by citizens while inside City Hall.
  2. Meetings in the City of Rising Sun shall continue to be held only to handle essential business and will be held in accordance with the provisions of Executive Orders 20-04 and 20-09 until such time as those Executive Orders are no longer in effect; and
  3. While City Hall is being reopened, public attendance at any city meeting may be restricted in order to ensure proper social distancing requirements can be adhered to.  If you would like to attend any meeting telephonically, please contact the Clerk-Treasurer’s Office at 812-438-3340.

All of which is ordered by the Mayor of the City of Rising Sun, Indiana on this 29th day of May 2020.

Steve Slack – Mayor
City of Rising Sun, Indiana