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Be Heart Smart In February

Posted by Ynez Taylor on January 13, 2020

February is Heart Health Month and the Purdue Extension Office of Ohio County invites you to a course held every Tuesday in February at the Rising Sun Health Department from 10 to 11 am. The course will help you learn how to reduce stress, learn and sa …

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2020 Rising Sun/Ohio County Dumpster Days

Posted by Ynez Taylor on January 13, 2020

For Rising Sun and Ohio County residents only, the City of Rising Sun will have three dumpsters available at the City Brush Dump (end of South Downey Street behind the cemetery) from 7 to 11 a.m. on the following Saturdays in 2020: March 7, April 4, Ma …

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A Farewell Letter from Mayor Brent Bascom

Posted by Ynez Taylor on December 31, 2019

Dear Rising Sun Residents, As I sit down at City Hall for the last time, I wanted to convey my appreciation for the time I spent here. As the years turned to months, months to weeks, weeks to days and days to hours, I share the same belief today as I d …

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Make Sure Your Golf Cart is Legal in 2020-21

Posted by Ynez Taylor on December 31, 2019

Attention golf cart owners!  It’s time for you to complete the biannual registration process which will keep your cart in good standing through December 31, 2021.  Here’s what you need to do: 1) Take your golf cart to the Rising Sun Police Department ( …

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City Hall Closed December 24, 25, 31 and January 1

Posted by Ynez Taylor on December 20, 2019

For the holidays, City Hall will be closed December 24, 25, 31 and January 1.  Have a blessed holiday season and a happy, healthy and prosperous new year!

Trash and Recycle Pickup Changes for Holidays

Posted by Ynez Taylor on December 17, 2019

For the holiday period, Rumpke will collect trash and recyclables on Thursday, December 26 and Thursday, January 2.  Normal Wednesday pickup will resume January 8.

Help Out Needy Ohio County Families During The Holidays

Posted by Ynez Taylor on December 5, 2019

‘Tis the season of giving and the City of Rising Sun is hoping you will help our friends and neighbors in need. Now through Friday, December 20, the city is collecting non-perishable items such as new toys, personal care products, cleaning supplies, ca …

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Santa Arrives Dec. 6 by Seaplane; Volunteers Needed

Posted by Ynez Taylor on December 2, 2019

Santa Claus is arriving by Seaplane on Friday, December 6 at 5 pm along the Rising Sun riverfront (weather permitting).  He will then make his way to light the city tree at the foot of Main Street.  From there, the jolly giant will walk up to the Pendl …

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Leaf Pickup Ends Friday, December 13

Posted by Ynez Taylor on December 2, 2019

The Rising Sun Street Department’s final day for leaf pickup is Friday, December 13.

Two Lifeguarding Class Options Available for City Pool

Posted by Ynez Taylor on December 2, 2019

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 by February 10 for CLASS 1 or by Febra …

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