Boards, Committees & Commissions

 

Below is a list of various boards, commissions and committees in the City of Rising Sun. Included on some are the term expiration dates of board members and dates and times they meet which may be subject to change. As changes are made, updates will be made.CITY COUNCIL

 
Title
Steve Slack
PROTEM (12-31-2014)
Mike Padgett
 
Gary Kinnett
 
Dennis Radcliff
 
Jim McDaniel
 


City Council meets the 1st Thursday of the month at 6:00 P.M.
Location - City Hall Council Chambers 200 N. Walnut St.
 
BOARD OF WORKS (One Year Term)

 
Title
Appointment
Term expires
April Hautman
Mayor
 
 
Steve Slack
City Council member
Mayor
12-31-14
Jim McDaniel
City Council member
Mayor
12-31-14
 


Board of Works meets the last Thursday of each month at 4:00 P.M.
Location - City Hall Conference Room 200 N. Walnut St.
 
 
UTILITY SERVICE BOARD (Four Year Term)

 
Title
Appointment
Term expires
Mona Cook
 
City Council
12-31-16
Mark Guard
 
City Council
12-31-16
Sue Hart
 
Mayor
12-31-15
Joanne Hamilton
 
Mayor
12-31-15
Stephanie Scott
 
Mayor
12-31-15


Utility Service Board meets the 2nd Wednesday of the month at 5:00.
Location - City Hall Conference Room 200 N. Walnut St.
 
 
ADVISORY PLAN COMMISSION (Four Year Term)

 
Title
Appointment
Term Expires
Ed Hautman
 
Mayor
12-31-15
Phil Ruxton
 
Mayor
12-31-15
 Ross Colen
 
Mayor
12-31-15
Dennis Williams
 
Mayor
12-31-15
Dennis Radcliff
 
City Council
12-31-15
Robert W White
 
City Council
12-31-15 
Mike Padgett
 
City Council
12-31-15


Advisory Plan Commission meets the 2nd Monday of the month at 7:00.
Location - City Hall Conference Room 200 N. Walnut St.
 
 
BOARD OF ZONING APPEALS (Four Year Term)

 
Title
Appointment
Term expires
Marty Pitts
Secretary
Mayor
12-31-15
Ed Hautman
President
Mayor
12-31-15
Delena Hannan
 
Mayor
12-31-15
 Robert W. White
 
City Council
12-31-15
Dennis Williams
Vice President
Advisory Plan Com.
12-31-14


Board of Zoning Appeals meet the 2nd Tuesday of month (if necessary) at 7:00.
Location - City Hall Conference Room 200 N. Walnut St.
 
 
REDEVELOPMENT COMMISSION (One Year Term)

 
Title
Appointment
Term expires
Gary Kinnett 
 President
City Council
12-31-14
Jim Clements
 
Mayor
12-31-14
Sandy Kinzer
 Vice President
Mayor
12-31-13
Dennis Radcliff
 
City Council
12-31-13
Babette Martin
 Secretary
Mayor
12-31-14


Redevelopment Commission meets the 2nd Tuesday of month at 5:00.
Location - City Hall Conference Room 200 N. Walnut St.
 
 
ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT COMMISSION (Four Year Term)

 
Title
Appointment
Term Expires
Gary Green
Secretary
City Council
None
Deedee Brown
President 
Mayor
None
Steve Slack
 
City Council
None
Dale Scudder
 
County Council
None
Brett Minks
 
County Council
None
Kenny Ashcraft
 
Commissioners
None
Howard Fletcher
Vice-President 
Chamber of comm..
None


Economic Development Commission meets the first Tuesday of the month at 5:00 p.m..
Location - EDC Office, 120 Main St, Rising Sun, IN 47040.
 
 
RISING SUN-OHIO COUNTY JOINT PARK BOARD (Four Year Term)

 
Title
Appointment
Term expires
Dale Shultz
 
Circuit Court Judge
12-31-17
Carl Courtney
 
Circuit Court Judge
12-31-15
 Michelle Mellang
 
Mayor
12-31-17
Angela Siekman 
 
Mayor
12-31-16
Brian Graham
 
Mayor
12-31-14
P.G. Gentrup
 
Mayor
12-31-15
Robert Tucker
 
Commissioner
12-31-16
Pam McClure
 
County Council
12-31-14
Julie Wilson
 
County Council
12-31-16

Rising Sun-Ohio County Joint Park Board meets the 4th Tuesday of month at 6:00 p.m.
Location - Senior Community Center 501 S. Mulberry St.
 
 
RISING SUN – OHIO COUNTY PORT AUTHORITY (Three Year Term at first; If reappointed Four Year Term)

 
Title
Appointment
Term Expires
 Tim Lambert
President
County Commissioners
10-31-16
Steve Stewart
 
 Mayor  10-31-15
Michael Burke
 
Mayor
10-31-14
Kurt Cappel
 
Mayor
10-31-15
David Jackson
 
County Commissioners
 
 Dale Scudder
 
County Commissioners 
10-31-14 
 
 
 
 

Rising Sun – Ohio County Port Authority meets the 3rd Monday of month at 6:30 p.m.
Location - City Hall Conference Room 200 N. Walnut St.

 
 
RISING SUN-OHIO COUNTY TOURISM BOARD (Two Year Term)

 
Title
Appointment
Term Expires
Mary Turner   President  County Council  12-31-14
 Robbie King
Vice-President 
Mayor 
12-31-15 
 Bud Radcliff
 
Mayor
12-31-15
Dean Tuggle
Treasurer 
Mayor
12-31-15
Cliff Thies 
 Secretary
 Mayor
12-31-14
Tammy Elbright
 
County Council
12-31-14
Kay Rager
 
County Council
12-31-14
   
 
 


Rising Sun-Ohio County Tourism Board meets the 3rd Wednesday of month at 4:00 p.m.
Location - 120 Main St, Rising Sun, IN 47040
 
 
REVOLVING LOAN FUND BOARD

 

 
Title
Appointment
Term Expires
Rae Baker Gipson
Executive Director 
Clerk Treasurer
None
Tom McKay
 
Mayor
None
Tammy Johns
 
City Council
None
Peggy Fehrenbach
 
Mayor
None
Gary Kinnett
 
City Council
None
Debbie Gregory
 
Mayor
None 
 
     

 

The Revolving Loan Fund Board meets the second Monday of the month at 4:30 pm.
Location - City Hall Conference Room 200 N. Walnut St.

 
 
OHIO COUNTY COMMUNITY FOUNDATION (Three Year Term)

 
Title
Appointment
Term Expires
Holt Hoffman
President
Finance Committee
 
City Council
 
12-31-15
Don Kittle
Vice President
Finance Committee
Ohio County Commissioners
12-31-15
Sue Alwin
Secretary
Grants Committee
Ohio County Council
12-31-13
Michelle Mellang
 
City Council
12-31-16
April Hautman
Finance Committee 
Mayor
12-31-14
Deedee Brown
 
Circuit Court & Judge
12-31-14
Mike Padgett
 
Mayor
12-31-14
Juanita Radcliff
 
Ohio County Commissioners
12-31-15
Sherry Timms
 
Ohio County Council
12-31-13


Ohio County Community Foundation meets the last Thursday of the month at 6:00pm
 
 
RISING SUN REGIONAL FOUNDATION (Three Year Term)

 
Title
Appointment
Term Expires
Jascia Redwine
Executive Director
 
 
Jerry Smith
President
 Ripley County Commissioners
 02-01-17
Sissy Potter
Secretary
Rising Sun Mayor
02-01-17
David Brown
Treasurer
Rising Sun Mayor
02-01-15
Dennis Elliott
Vice-President
Ohio County Commissioners
02-01-16
Jeff French
 
Towns of Ripley County
02-01-16
Cindy Rottinghaus
 
Aurora Mayor
02-01-15
Stan Weidman
 
Sunman Town Board
02-01-15
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 


The Rising Sun Regional Foundation meets the 4th Wednesday of the month at 6:00 P.M.
Location - 218 S. Walnut St, Rising Sun, IN 47040
 
 
RISING SUN-OHIO COUNTY FIRST

April Hautman
Steve Slack
Rae Baker Gipson
Mark Guard
 
 

 
Rising Sun-Ohio County First meets the 2nd Tuesday of March, June, September & December at 7:00 pm.
 
 
 
RISING SUN MAIN STREET    
Board meets the 4th Tues at 12:00 p.m. Jan-Nov    
Location Pendleton Art Center, 201 Main St, Rising Sun, IN  
NAME TITLE APPOINTMENT TERM EXPIRES
Amy Hoffman Director    
Matt Phillips President Mayor 12/31/2015
Peg Dickson Vice President City Council 12/31/2015
Deb Muenchen Sec/Treasurer City Council 12/31/2016
Larissa Phelps   Mayor 12/31/2015
Larry Jeffries   Mayor 12/31/2015