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NEW LEAF MACHINE

Posted by Ynez Taylor on December 11, 2020

Thanks to the Indiana Department of Environmental Management providing the City with a matching grant, Rising Sun’s Street Department got an early Christmas gift this year as the City was able to purchase a new leaf machine.  The Street Department team …

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Reminder…No Parking Permitted Within 20 Feet of Intersections

Posted by Ynez Taylor on September 29, 2020

A growing safety concern needs to be addressed in Rising Sun.  More and more, individuals are parking vehicles very close to intersections.  This action increases the likelihood of accidents involving vehicles and even pedestrians. As a reminder, city …

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A Fireworks Thank You

Posted by Ynez Taylor on July 20, 2020

As the Rising Sun Fireworks Event Coordinator, I would like to extend my sincerest thanks and appreciation to everyone who contributed their time, effort and/or resources toward the city’s 2020 fireworks.  Unexpected thunderstorms caused portions of th …

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Pool Reopens to Ohio County Residents Only Monday, July 20

Posted by Ynez Taylor on July 17, 2020
Rising Sun Community Pool

The Rising Sun Community Pool will reopen to Ohio County residents on Monday, July 20.  The city has followed all necessary steps to reopen the pool established by the Ohio County Health Officer.  In addition, pool staffing is back up to standard level …

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Free COVID Testing at Church of Christ Extended through July 25

Posted by Ynez Taylor on July 17, 2020

(Updated Friday, July 17) Regina Crouch with the Ohio County Health Department says the free COVID-19 testing site at the Rising Sun Church of Christ (315 N. High St.) has been extended through July 25.  No appointment is necessary for this drive throu …

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Cody Farr PTSD Suicide Awareness Memorial Ride is July 18

Posted by Ynez Taylor on July 16, 2020

The first annual Cody Farr PTSD Suicide Awareness Memorial Ride is Saturday, July 18.  Registration is from 9 to 11:45 am at the Rising Sun American Legion Post 59 (110 Main St.). Kickstands go up at 12 pm.  The donation is $20 per bike.  T-shirts are …

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Individual at Pool Tested Positive for COVID

Posted by Ynez Taylor on July 15, 2020

The city administration was informed an individual who was present at the pool on Friday, July 10 between 11:30 am and 9:30 pm tested positive for COVID-19 on Sunday, July 12. The city informed the Ohio County Health Officer and all steps necessary to …

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Community Yard Sale is July 16-18, Final List Of Sellers

Posted by Ynez Taylor on July 15, 2020
Yard Sale

The 2020 Rising Sun Community Yard Sale is Thursday, July 16 through Saturday, July 18.  Those who registered by July 1 had their yard sale information published in the Rising Sun Recorder on July 9.  Additional registrations were taken through July 14 …

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Lack of Staffing Closes Pool Until Further Notice

Posted by Ynez Taylor on July 14, 2020
Rising Sun Community Pool

Due to lack of staffing, the Rising Sun Community Pool will remain closed until further notice.

Pool Closed Through Tuesday, July 14 for Deep Precautionary Cleaning

Posted by Ynez Taylor on July 13, 2020

(Updated) The Rising Sun Community Pool will remain closed through Tuesday, July 14 as the facility continues to undergo a deep precautionary cleaning due to COVID-19.  The pool should resume normal operations to Ohio County residents only on Wednesday …

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