Rising Sun News

Entries for July 2017

Autopay Available For Your Utility Bill

Posted by Bryce Kendrick on Wednesday, July 12, 2017
Autopay Available For Your Utility Bill
Rising Sun Municipal Utilities now has Autopay available where you can have your utility bill automatically deducted from your checking or savings account.  The ACH payment will be made from your account on the 10th of every month.  There is no charge for this service.  Call 812-438-3616 to sign up or to ask questions.

Free CPR Training For Ohio County Residents

Posted by Bryce Kendrick on Wednesday, July 12, 2017
Free CPR Training For Ohio County Residents
Ohio County Rescue Service is offering CPR training free to Ohio County residents on Saturday, July 22 at 121 South High Street in Rising Sun.  The 90 minute classes taught by Matt Vaughn are at 8 am and 11:30 am. Whether you are learning CPR for the first time or want to refresh your skills, this is a great opportunity.  Completing the class which follows American Heart Association guidelines and earning a passing score on the exam will provide you with AHA CPR certification for two ...
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Rock On Rising Sun

Posted by Bryce Kendrick on Thursday, July 06, 2017
Rock On Rising Sun
Unless you've been living under a rock, you're probably aware of the latest craze going on throughout many parts of our area.  Thousands of painted rocks are being crafted by individuals everywhere and "hidden" for others to find.  Some are well hidden while others are a little easier to find.  Individuals, businesses and organizations in Rising Sun have joined the fun and hiding rocks within our city limits.  You can find more details and guidelines on the "Rock On Risi...
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Thanks For Making The Fireworks A Success

Posted by Bryce Kendrick on Wednesday, July 05, 2017
Thanks For Making The Fireworks A Success
As the Rising Sun Fireworks Event Coordinator, I would like to extend my sincerest thanks and appreciation to everyone who made our 2017 Fireworks Show a very enjoyable, entertaining, spectacular and safe night: The Rising Sun Mayor and Mayor’s Assistant, City Council and Clerk Treasurer’s Office (financial backing, payment coordination and port-a-pots); RS Street Department and Project Manager (plywood sheeting, barricades, trash and cleanup); RS Project Manager and City Utilities (electric an...
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OCCF and RSRF Grant Awards

Posted by Bryce Kendrick on Monday, July 03, 2017
OCCF and RSRF Grant Awards
The Ohio County Community Foundation awarded the City of Rising Sun $2265 toward the purchase of mulch for the Shiner Park playground and also to replace the firewall at City Hall.   The cost of the mulch plus delivery is $2150 and the firewall replacement and its initial configuration cost is $2530.  The combined cost of the two projects is $4680. The Rising Sun Regional Foundation awarded Rising Sun Municipal Utilities $10,000 toward assisting RSMU in the purchase of a liner for th...
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Rising Sun Police Officer Position Is Open

Posted by Bryce Kendrick on Monday, July 03, 2017
Rising Sun Police Officer Position Is Open
The Rising Sun Police Department is accepting applications for the position of a police officer.  Application and job requirements may be picked up in person at the Rising Sun Police Department on 300 South Poplar Street. Applications must be returned to the RSPD by 5 pm on July 31, 2017. The Rising Sun Police Deparment is an equal opportunity employer.