Rising Sun News
Port Authority Taking Applications for Limited Public Dock Space
Posted by Ynez Taylor on April 27, 2023
The Rising Sun-Ohio County Port Authority is accepting applications for the seasonal rental of limited dock space at the Rising Sun Public Boat Docks. The 2023 seasonal rate is $15.00 per foot for boats up to 26 feet in length. For boats more than 26 feet, the rate is $20.00 per foot.
Boats must be moored on the inside (shore side) of the public docks only. No public utilities are provided, and all boats must have a certificate of insurance on file.
Please find an application attached or feel free to stop in City Hall to pick up an application Monday – Friday from 8:30 am – 5:00 pm.
Applications must be submitted by 5:00 p.m. on May 24, 2023. Mooring spaces are granted on a preferential basis in the following order:
1. City of Rising Sun and Ohio County Residents, by lottery selection.
2. If spaces remain, all other applicants by lottery selection.
These spaces are NOT REFUNDABLE AND ARE NOT TRANSFERABLE BY THE APPLICANT. For further information please call 812-438-2407.