Press Releases

City, MMH break ground on Park

Posted September 17, 2018

The City of Batesville and Margaret Mary Health (MMH) hosted a ceremonial groundbreaking of a new park on the east side of Six Pine Ranch Road on Friday, September 14. MMH donated the three-acre parcel of land to the City for development of the park which is projected to open in 2019. The park will […]

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City Extends Military Banner Program

Posted September 12, 2018

The City of Batesville proudly honors the brave men and women who have served in the United States Armed Forces through its Military Recognition Banner Program. *Banner Application Available Here* More than 100 banners were installed this summer in downtown Batesville. Due to overwhelming demand, City Council has agreed to fund another 110 military banners […]

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Firefighter/EMT Hiring Process Begins

Posted January 31, 2018

The Batesville Fire Department is currently accepting applications for the Full-Time position of Firefighter / EMT or Paramedic. Applications are available here or in person at the fire department. Resumes will be accepted only if accompanied by an application. Deadline for all applications and resumes is Wednesday, February 28 at 12:00 PM. During the hiring […]

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Christmas Tree Collection Begins January 3

Posted December 28, 2017

December 28, 2017 CONTACT: City of Batesville, Mayor’s Office Andrea Wade, awade@batesvilleindiana.us, 812-933-6100 BATESVILLE, Ind. Christmas Tree Collection The Batesville Street Department will begin the process of curb-side Christmas tree collection on Wednesday, January 3, 2018 through March 2018. Please note that these services are only provided to residents within the City of Batesville. Collection […]

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Holiday Garbage Collection Date Changes

Posted December 21, 2017

December 4, 2017 CONTACT: City of Batesville, Mayor’s Office Andrea Wade, awade@batesvilleindiana.us, 812-933-6100 BATESVILLE, Ind. Holiday Garbage Collection Date Changes Batesville residents with Rumpke Garbage service will be delayed by one day in observance of Christmas and New Year’s Day. Holiday collection dates for residents located north of Pearl street are Wednesday, December 27 and […]

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BPD Accepting Applications for Police Officer

Posted November 14, 2017

The Batesville Police Department is currently accepting applications for the position of Police Officer. During the hiring process applicants will be required to subject themselves to various forms of background checks, physical fitness testing, written aptitude testing, an interview process, and other testing that may be deemed appropriate. Applications can be picked up at the […]

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Leaf Collection Begins Oct. 18

Posted October 4, 2017

The Batesville Street Department will begin the process of curb-side collection of leaves on Wednesday, October 18 and the program will conclude in December. On average, it takes between two to four weeks to make a complete circuit of the city. “If residents notice city employees operating the leaf collection machine prior to October 18, […]

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BFD Accepting Applications for Full-Time Firefighter/EMT

Posted September 20, 2017

BATESVILLE, Ind. — The Batesville Fire Department is currently accepting applications for the Full-Time position of Firefighter / EMT or Paramedic. Applications are available by clicking THIS LINK  or in person at the fire department. Resumes will be accepted only if accompanied by an application. Deadline for all applications and resumes is Friday, October 20, 2017 […]

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Batesville Job Fair is September 19

Posted September 13, 2017

Looking for a new job or a career change? The Batesville Area Chamber of Commerce has partnered with the City of Batesville and the Batesville Rotary Club to host a career fair featuring high-paying, high-demand jobs! Work Batesville! will take place on Tuesday, September 19 from 3 p.m. to 7 p.m. at the Knights of […]

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Grant Organizations Fund New Fire Department Generator

Posted August 14, 2017

8/14/17– Batesville Fire & Rescue is pleased to announce the installation of a backup generator at the fire station due to the contributions of the Rising Sun Regional Foundation and the John. A Hillenbrand Foundation. Rising Sun Regional Foundation awarded $35,000 and the John A. Hillenbrand Foundation allocated $10,000 to the replacement of the 25-year […]

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BPD Officer Hired By BCSC

Posted July 5, 2017

The Batesville Community School Corporation selected Corporal Dave Abel as School Resource Officer. Cpl. Abel, a 20-year veteran of the Batesville Police Department, will begin his tenure with the school corporation in August. He began his career with Versailles PD in 1993 and also served at the Ripley County Sheriff’s Office before joining BPD in […]

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