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Entries for December 2018

Burn Notice at City Brush Dump for December 22-January 5

Posted by Bryce Kendrick on Monday, December 17, 2018
Burn Notice at City Brush Dump for December 22-January 5
McAlister Excavating will conduct incinerator burning for about 10,000 cubic feet of tree waste at the city's brush dump from December 22-January 1 with additional clean-up work taking place January 2-5. A permit for the buring has been approved by the Indiana Department of Environmental Management and will be conducted according to permit requirements (attached below) and around the schedule of school activities.  No burning can take place while school is in session or when after school a...
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Register For January Lifeguard Classes at South Dearborn H.S.

Posted by Bryce Kendrick on Wednesday, December 12, 2018
Register For January Lifeguard Classes at South Dearborn H.S.
For those who may be interested in becoming a lifeguard at the Rising Sun Community Pool, please see details regarding certification classes below. LIFEGUARDING CLASS (contact Lyndsay Laub   lyndsay.minnich@gmail.com)                                      Prerequisites: Must be 15 years of a...
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Trash Pickup Days Changing for Holidays

Posted by Bryce Kendrick on Monday, December 10, 2018
Trash Pickup Days Changing for Holidays
For the weeks of Christmas and New Year's Day, Rumpke will pick up trash in Rising Sun on Thursday, December 27 and Thursday, January 3.  Rumpke will resume normal service Wednesday, January 9.

Download 2019 Sponsorship Application Here, Deadline January 16

Posted by Bryce Kendrick on Thursday, December 06, 2018
Download 2019 Sponsorship Application Here, Deadline January 16
Once again in 2019, the Mayor’s Office, Clerk Treasurer’s Office and City Council are providing small, monetary sponsorships to local groups and organizations.  One difference in the process for this year, is applications will not be mailed or emailed to prior sponsorship recipients. To apply for funding, please download the application in the attached file below.  If you cannot download the application for any reason, you may pick one up in the Clerk Treasurer’s Office at City Hall b...
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'Tis The Season For Giving, Help Your Neighbors In Need

Posted by Bryce Kendrick on Thursday, December 06, 2018
'Tis The Season For Giving, Help Your Neighbors In Need
'Tis the season of giving and the City of Rising Sun is hoping you will help our friends and neighbors in need.  Now through Wednesday, December 19, the city is collecting non-perishable items such as toys, personal care products, cleaning supplies, canned food and more.  You may drop off your items in the barrel located in the lobby of the Utilities Office at City Hall (200 N. Walnut).  The items you generously donate will be given to our local American Legion Riders and Amer...
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Mayor's Proclamation for President George H.W. Bush

Posted by Bryce Kendrick on Tuesday, December 04, 2018
Mayor's Proclamation for President George H.W. Bush
Rising Sun Mayor Brent Bascom issued a proclamation in honor of our country's 41st president, the late George H.W. Bush.  Please click on the file attachment below to read the full proclamation.   President Bush was the first sitting vice president to be elected president since Martin van Buren in 1836 and he is the second president, after John Adams, to be the father of a president.  Bush flew 58 combat missions for the Navy during World War II and was awarded three Ai...
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