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Mayor’s Executive Order Effective May 4, 2020

Posted by Bryce Kendrick on May 4, 2020

City of Rising Sun, Indiana Executive Order 2020-2 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 Presi …

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Dumpster Day Returns With Social Distancing Saturday, May 2

Posted by Bryce Kendrick on April 27, 2020

For Rising Sun and Ohio County residents only, the City of Rising Sun will have three dumpsters available at the City Brush Dump (end of South Downey Street behind the cemetery) from 7 to 11 a.m. on Saturday, May 2. City workers will exercise social di …

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Tourism Cancels Its Events; Other City Events Questionable

Posted by Bryce Kendrick on April 27, 2020

The Ohio County Convention, Tourism, and Visitors Commission (Ohio County Tourism) has canceled the August 22 Hot Summer Night event featuring the Belairs Show Band. The annual photography postcard contest and all remaining 2020 events have also been c …

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RSUMC Yard Sale Canceled, Mission Truck Items Suspended

Posted by Bryce Kendrick on April 21, 2020

Rising Sun United Methodist Church has canceled its yard sale for May 15 and 16. In addition, the Mt. Mission truck pickups have been suspended for the month of May which includes the May 20 pick up. The next scheduled pick up is not until late August. …

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Local Carry-Out Food Options

Posted by Bryce Kendrick on April 16, 2020

Here is a great reminder from Rising Sun Main Street of our local carry-out food options.

Easter Bunny To Hop Through Rising Sun Saturday

Posted by Bryce Kendrick on April 10, 2020

Decorate those eggs and place them outside Saturday, April 11 where the Easter Bunny can see them.  Beginning at 3 pm, the happy hare will be hopping through Rising Sun in his golf cart to brighten the faces of young and old alike. As the furry fellow …

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Open/Closed status of Rising Sun Businesses as of April 9

Posted by Bryce Kendrick on April 9, 2020

The following is an open/closed list of Rising Sun businesses and organizations as of Wednesday, April 8 (updated).  The original information was provided by Tiffany Clark through Karrah Miller, Rising Sun Main Street Director.  It is being updated by …

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Indiana’s #INThisTogether campaign

Posted by Bryce Kendrick on April 6, 2020

Recently, Governor Eric Holcomb and Mayor Joe Hogsett were joined by a coalition of community and civic stakeholders to launch a statewide campaign aimed at addressing the COVID-19 pandemic and flattening the curve. With partners including the Indiana …

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Reminder….April 4 Dumpster Day is canceled

Posted by Bryce Kendrick on April 2, 2020

A reminder to an earlier post…due to coronavirus concerns, the city has canceled its monthly Dumpster Day on April 4.   The next scheduled day for Rising Sun and Ohio County residents is May 2.  The public will be notified should this day also be can …

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City Council moves April 2 meeting to April 9

Posted by Bryce Kendrick on March 27, 2020

COMMON COUNCIL OF THE CITY OF RISING SUN, INDIANA  NOTICE OF CHANGE OF MEETING DATE Notice is hereby given that the meeting of the Common Council of the City of Rising Sun, Indiana previously scheduled for Thursday, April 2, 2020 at 6:00 p.m. has been …

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