Ohio County Business Park
The Ohio County Economic Development Corporation owns and operates a 21-acre business park just one mile north of downtown Rising Sun. This park is platted with 14 lots that range in size from 0.848 acres to 2.660 acres, allowing for multiple uses. Located on Indiana State Road 56, the Barbour Business Park offers high visibility and easy access to Interstate 275 and the Cincinnati metropolitan region. The park is fully served by water, sewer, electric, natural gas and telecommunications utilities. Current tenants include OMI, Trackmaster, and the SEIRD Ohio County Reuse Center.
The City of Rising Sun and Ohio County fully support economic development and are willing to consider incentives on an individual basis for new businesses locating in the Ohio County Business Park or other locations in Rising Sun and Ohio County.
The Rising Sun Municipal Utilities (RSMU) serves the Ohio County Business Park, providing electric, water and wastewater treatment facilities. The design capacity of water services is 1.44 million gallons per day, with average daily production at 0.27 million gallons per day. Wastewater treatment design capacity is 0.6 million gallons per day, with average daily output at 0.29 gallons per day.
The Rising Sun Municipal Utilities is also on the cutting edge of technology and has recently installed a county-wide, wireless, high-speed internet service that is available at competitive rates to both commercial and residential customers.
The City of Rising Sun and Ohio County offer one of the lowest property tax rate structures in the State of Indiana. Projected tax rates can be easily calculated on an individual basis for interested businesses.