A rendering of what the hotel may look like.
(Rising Sun, Ind.) - A planned 100 room hotel in Rising Sun has cleared another hurdle.
This week, the Rising Sun Plan Commission voted 5-1 to give a favorable recommendation to amend the Rising Star Casino Planned Unit Development, which includes the hotel. The plan now heads to Rising Sun City Council for approval.
Zoning concerns from neighbors has held up the development of the hotel at Rising Star Casino.
Rising Sun/Ohio County First, Inc.; Rising Sun Regional Foundation, Inc.; casino and city officials announced plans for the unnamed hotel last October.