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Two of Red Wing’s Projects Included in MN Senate Bonding Proposal

Wednesday, May 4 2016 11:56 AM  •   Categorized In Budget Updates
  ST. PAUL—The Chair of the Minnesota Senate Capital Investment Committee has included $4.48 million in funding for the continuation of the Red Wing River Town Renaissance project and $13.762 million for the rail grade separation overpass bridge project at Sturgeon Lake Road in his version of state’s bonding bill. Read full article  

Barn Bluff Master Plan: Public Open House

Monday, May 2 2016 3:20 PM  •   Categorized In General Administration
The Red Wing Advisory Planning Commission is pleased to announce a Public Open House for the Barn Bluff Master Plan to take place on Thursday May 12, 2016 from 6:00 to 8:30 PM in the Foot Room of the Red Wing Public Library. The city initiated a process to develop a Master Plan for Barn Bluff earlier last fall and has conducted a series of public meetings and workshops geared at sharing ideas and obtaining citizen feedback. On May 12th a rough draft of the Master Plan will be ready for public consideration. This meeting is organized as a public open house from 6 PM to 8:30 PM with a public presentation …

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Red Wing Police Department Bicycle Rodeo

Monday, May 2 2016 2:07 PM  •   Categorized In Police Department
The Red Wing Police Department will again be hosting our annual Bicycle Rodeo on Saturday, May 14th, 2016 from 9:00 am to 11:00 am. The Rodeo will be held at the Goodhue County Law Enforcement Center parking lot at 430 West 6th Street in Red Wing. A bicycle safety course will be set up for the kids to ride their bicycles through and learn safety rules. Kids should bring their own bicycles. Free hot dogs and pop will be provided for all kids who participate. Many prizes and several bicycles will also be given away. The Rodeo is a fun and educational experience for the kids in the community!!

Notice of Filing for the 2016 City General Election

Wednesday, April 27 2016 10:52 AM  •   Categorized In General Administration
NOTICE OF FILING FOR THE 2016 CITY GENERAL ELECTION RED WING, MINNESOTA  (April 27, 2016, Red Wing, Minn.) –Notice is hereby given that a General Election will be held in the City of Red Wing on Tuesday, November 8, 2016, for the purpose of electing candidates for the offices listed below. The filing period for these offices begins on Tuesday, May 17, 2016, and ends on Tuesday, May 31, 2016, at 5:00 p.m. The last day to withdraw is June 2, 2016, at 5:00 p.m. Note: Filing offices will be closed on Monday, May 30, 2016, in observance of Memorial Day.    One Council Member from Wa…

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"Purple Rain" Screening at the Sheldon Theatre on April 27 at 7:00 p.m.

Tuesday, April 26 2016 2:41 PM  •   Categorized In General Administration
The Sheldon is pleased to invite all to attend a screening of Prince’s iconic film “Purple Rain” tomorrow night at 7:00 p.m. We hope that this can serve as an important opportunity for the community to gather to honor a great Minnesota performing arts legend, whose contributions on so many levels touched the world and shaped a generation. As the region’s live performance hub, the Sheldon is committed to timely, responsive programming in addition to our regular ‘season.’ We’ll have the dance floor ready, concessions stand open, and Prince music on after the film …

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Graffiti on Barn Bluff

Tuesday, April 26 2016 1:45 PM  •   Categorized In General Administration
(April 26, 2016, Red Wing, Minn.) – The City of Red Wing is following current policy of painting over anything on the bluff when complaints are received. The City is initiating a public process on May 12 at 6:00 p.m. in the Foot Room of the Red Wing Public Library to gather information from citizens about their thoughts about the Barn Bluff Master Plan and people can also comment on the current practice related to the painting on the bluff. Future public meetings will be scheduled to discuss this matter in more detail. The City Council confirmed at the April 25 Council meeting that until the public meet…

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Burning Ban Lifted for the City of Red Wing

Tuesday, April 19 2016 7:39 AM  •   Categorized In Press Releases
Effective at 0800 on April 19, 2016, the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources lifted the burning ban for Goodhue County. Residents that had permits suspended because of the ban can now resume burning until their permit expires. Residents can now also apply for new burning permits. Thank you for your cooperation in this matter. For additional questions or concerns contact: Andy Speltz Fire Marshal, Red Wing Fire Department 651-385-3694

Burning Ban Imposed for the City of Red Wing

Friday, April 15 2016 9:10 AM  •   Categorized In Press Releases
For Immediate Release                                                           Date:  April 15, 2016                                     &n…

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Solar Power Up: 2016 Earth Week Event

Friday, April 8 2016 12:08 PM  •   Categorized In Public Works
The Red Wing Sustainability Commission and the City of Red Wing, along with Red Wing Partners In Energy, League of Women Voters-Red Wing Chapter, Midwest Renewable Energy Association and Clean Energy Resource Teams are sponsoring this Earth Week Event. TUESDAY, APRIL 19TH Solar Power Up - Solar Power Your Home, Business or Farm Location:  Red Wing Public Library, Lower Level, 225 East Avenue Time:  7:00 – 8:30 pm (Doors open at 6:30 pm to view RWHS Sustainability Club Projects) This free 90-minute seminar will educate homeowners, small business owners and farmers on the benefits of solar …

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Retirement Reception for Fire Chief Tom Schneider

Thursday, April 7 2016 5:20 PM  •   Categorized In General Administration
We invite you to join in the celebration of Fire Chief Tom Schneider's retirement. A reception will be held in the gathering area of the City Council Chambers at City Hall from 6:00 - 7:00 p.m. on Monday, April 11, 2016.  The public is encouraged to attend.