While local parks remain open, Rising Sun-Ohio County Joint Park Board and director Jamie Bell have announced playground and fitness equipment at the following parks are off limits until further notice:  Shiner Park, Turner Park, Riverfront Park and Bear Branch Park.

The city has also cleaned and closed the public restrooms on Main Street, Front Street and Shiner Park.

The closings are due to the coronavirus pandemic.  An announcement will be made when the facilities reopen.  Thank you for your cooperation.