City of Red Wing

Charter Commission

Staff Liaison: Kathy Johnson, Email:, Phone: 651.385.3601
Council Liaison: Ralph Rauterkus, Email:, Phone: 651.388.7303

Charter Commission Members:

  • Chairperson Thomas Calhoun - Term expires 7/14/2018
  • Vice Chairperson Malon Heath - Term expires 06/09/2019
  • Don Regelman – Term expires 12/01/17
  • Ann Seymour – Term expires 02/17/2017
  • Carol Duff – Term expires 03/03/2020
  • Don Olson - Term expires 02/26/2019
  • Scott Vaughn - Term expires 02/26/2019
  • Kent Laugen - Term expires 02/26/2019
  • Randy McLaughlin - Term expires 02/26/2019

The Charter Commission is a statutorily required board for each Charter City in the state. The commission’s purpose is to review the charter on an annual basis and determine whether it should be amended in any way. Occasionally, the City Council will direct specific questions to them. Typically, the Charter Commission reviews the Charter for consistency and clarity. Red Wing Charter Commission consists of not less than seven and no more than 15 members.The chair of the commission calls its meetings as needed at least once annually. Each Charter commissioner serves a four-year term.

Click here to view the Red Wing City Charter.

Charter Commission Minutes & Agendas

To view Charter Commission past meeting minutes or agendas, visit the City of Red Wing LaserFiche.  You may be prompted to log into the server.  If you are, the username is public and the password is public.

To access the agenda and packet information from the May 19th, 2016 meeting, click here.