Rush County Govt. Indiana



The Rush County Commissioners will be accepting letters of interest from individuals for the following 2018 Appointments:

  • Alcoholic Beverage Board
  • County Attorney
  • Board of Tax Review
  • *E-911 Boa…

Commissioners Sept Meeting Change

The regular Rush County Commissioner meeting scheduled for Tuesday September 5, 2017 at 9:00 a.m. has been rescheduled for Friday September 1, 2017 at 9:00 a.m.

Jodi Harr
Rush County Auditor
101 E. 2nd Street
Rushville, In 46173

Health Dept Notice - Mosquito Season 2017

After a strange few months, with temperatures in the 70’s in February, the 30’s in May, and several inches of rain recently, mosquito season is upon us. The Rush County Health Department encourages each citizen of Rushville a…

Drop-off Recycling Open March 1

The recycling drop-off area at Perkins and Water Streets (close to Kroger) here in Rushville, IN has moved to Smiley Avenue (just beyond the animal shelter). It will be a…

Drop-off Recycling Sites Closes January 30

The recycling drop-off area at Perkins and Water Streets (close to Kroger) here is Rushville, IN will no longer be available after January 30, 2017. The recycling containers will be pulled as demolition and site prep begins for the new jail.

“Clean Gre…

Local Songwriter Releases "Thin Blue Line"

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K9 Program

For those who may have not seen it on Facebook, that local singer/songwriter Craig B. Moore had just released a new single today on iTunes and other music distribution sites. The s…

11-16-16 BZA Meeting Update

In the November 16,2016 Special Exception BZA meeting regarding NextEra’s bid for Wind energy in Rush County, the BZA, after listening to the applicant and the opponents of the project, decided to table the vote until the December 14th meeting. On December …

Rush County Joint APC/BZA Oct 12th Meeting/Agenda

All listed Area Plan Commission meetings will meet at 6:00 p.m. and all Board of Zoning Appeals meetings will meet at 7:00 p.m. All meetings will be held in the Assembly Room, First Floor of the Rush County Courthouse, 101 East Second Street, Rushville, IN…

Notice of Meeting

N O T I C E of M E E T I N G

The Rush County Commissioners and the Rush County Council will meet in joint session on Wednesday, October 12, 2016 at 11:00 a.m., in the Assembly Room of the Rush County Courthouse to discuss the progress of…

Rush County Joint APC/BZA Sept 14th Meeting/Agenda

APC Agenda

Rush County Area Plan Commission September 14, 2016 6:00P.M.

Roll Call:

Minutes: Approval of August 10, 2016 APC minutes.

Old Business:

New Business:

1. Subdivisions:

APC2016-041 – Cecil G. Spilman & Mary F….

Mosquitoes Carrying West Nile Virus Confirmed In Rushville

RUSH COUNTY, INDIANA (18 August 2016). The Rush County Health Department and the Indiana State Department of Health have identified a positive pool of Culex Mosquitoes carrying West Nile Virus, on August 3rd. As of As of August 15th, forty-three co…

Password Reset

We recently had some work done on the site. As a result, all of us who are registered on the site have to reset our password. Go to the login page and tap the “forgot password?” Enter your email address and it will send you a confirmation that email addres…

EMPLOYMENT Office Manager/Treasurer


Rush County Soil and Water Conservation District has an opening for an office manager/treasurer. The position consists of general office work. The candidate will be responsible for bookkeeping, should have good computer skills with knowledge of Microso…

Rush County Citizens Should Watch Out for Poison Hemlock.


This toxic plant is now filling the ditches and sunny moist areas in Rush County.

This tall flowering plant towers over most men and is very toxic if eaten. It can cause respiratory distress even from skin exposure and breathing in the toxin as you …

New Health Officer Dr Helen Steusey


Dr. Helen Steussy is the new Health Officer for Rush County. She has been the pathologist and lab director for Rush Memorial Hospital for 21 years and practiced…

Tox-Away Center Open Tomorrow


If you (a Rush County resident) has toxic items around your house that needs to be properly disposed of, take it to the tox-away center tomorrow. No charge for disposal!
For details go here!

Special APC Wind Ordinance Work Session


The Rush County Rushville Joint APC will hold a special work session on our county’s wind energy ordinance, April 18th. Go here to see details.

Commissioners Meeting Tomorrow


The Rush County Commissioners will hold their regularly scheduled meeting tomorrow April 4th 9 a.m.


EMPLOYMENT Veterans Service Officer


The Rush County Commissioners are accepting applications for the appointment of the Rush County Veteran Service Officer. Currently, the County Verterans Service Officer (CVSO)…

Rezoning Request


City of Rushville is requesting a rezone for Parcel 70-06-35-100-004.000-010 for 15.774 acres to Commercial. The property is located at W. US Highway 52 in Rushville Township. The parcel is currently zoned A-1….

Special BZA Meeting


Special BZA Meeting March 16th! To See more on this meeting please visit the Rush Co. APC/BZA MWMT brand new Communication page!




Community Corrections Supervision Manager
Rush County Court Services is accepting applications for Community Supervision Manager. This is a full-time position responsible for supervising both male and female offenders who have been placed on Communi…

Hardee's Donating to Rush Co. CERT


March 16th Between the hours of 5-8 pm. Hardee’s will donate a portion of the sales to the Rush Co. CERT. Check out the event here!




The Rush County Commissioners have been asked by a nonprofit group, IN GOD WE TRUST~AMERICA, INC., to display our Congressionally Approved National Motto IN GOD WE TRUST and issue a resolution to that effect. Background information.

State Health Officials Urge Precautions Agains Zika Virus, Other Mosquito-born Illnesses

INDIANAPOLIS—State health officials are urging Indiana residents, especially pregnant women, to use caution when traveling to countries where the Zika virus has been detected and to take steps to protect against mosquito-borne illnesses at home and abroad…

Tonight's Public Hearing Postponed


Tonight’s BZA Public *on the meteorological towers will not be taking place due to lack of quorum. Apparently 3 of the 5 BZA members will not be in attendance.
We will let you know when it will be re…

EMPLOYMENT: Purdue Extension-Rush County


The Purdue Extension-Rush County 4-H Youth Development Educator position has been posted (#1502511). This fulltime position will remain advertised until the best qualified candidate has been selected. For information about a Purdue Extension career a…

EMPLOYMENT Probation Officer/Field Supervision Officer


Rush County Court Services is accepting applications/resumes for a Probation Officer/Field Supervision Officer position. For a detailed list of the minimum qualifications, click here. Any qualifie…

RUSH COUNTY--Children Flu Shot Clinic

RUSH COUNTY HEALTH DEPARTMENT Holds Children Flu Shot Clinic as Part of National Influenza Vaccination Week
[Rushville, Indiana] – December 8th and 9th, Rush County Health Department will host a Children’s Flu Shot Clinic, which is expected to involve …

Employment Opportunity-- Merit Deputy


Rush County Sheriffs Dept has a Merit Deputy position available.


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