Officer Adam Crain of the Red Wing Police Department was named to the 2013 Minnesota Department of Public Safety Office of Traffic Safety (DPS/OTS) DWI Enforcer All-Star team for his efforts to prevent alcohol-related crashes and resulting tragedies. Officer Crain arrested 34 drunk drivers in 2013.
Officer Crain, a five year veteran of the agency, was among 37 law enforcement representatives and prosecutors on the DWI Enforcer All-Star team from the Twin Cities and Greater Minnesota. This is the firsttime Officer Crain has been named an All-Star.
(A complete roster of DWI Enforcer All-Star honorees is… Read full article »
Insight into the election process
The City of Red Wing and the Minnesota Department of Transportion (MnDOT) invite you to attend a Highway 61/Main Street Project open house on:
Wednesday, July 16
4:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.
St. James Hotel
406 Main Street, Red Wing
Display items will include:
Final Roadway Layout
Proposed Streetscape Plan
Proposed Project Assessment Information
City Seeks Public and Business Input
Project staff will be available to discuss the project and hear your input at the open house. Comment forms will be available to record your input. The City… Read full article »
An open house is scheduled for July 23rd from 5:00 to 7:00 for the public to learn about the Old West Main St. and Pottery District plan. Click here for more information.
Click here to view a draft of the master plan for Old West Main St. and the Pottery District
The Red Wing Area Fund is currently taking orders from citizens that would like to participate in the Memorial Park Engraved Limestone Project. Citizens may have a limestone block engraved with an individual or family name on limestone curbs that will be installed as part of the Lower Quarry Accessible Trail Project. Attached is a flyer with more information and the order form.
The City of Red Wing invites anyone with an interest in the Highway 61/Main Street Project to attend a public open house, scheduled for Wednesday, July 16th from 4 PM – 7 PM at the St. James Hotel, 406 Main St, Red Wing. The City of Red Wing and the Minnesota Department of Transportation (MnDOT) will reconstruct US Highway 61 (Main Street) between Old West Main Street and Potter Street beginning in 2015. The project will address aging infrastructure and utilities, traffic safety and operations, multimodal facilities and corridor aesthetics.
This Open House will be the last public inpu… Read full article »
Please follow the link to the Red Wing blog and read the posting from Kay Kuhlmann, Council Administrator.
The Mississippi River reading at 6:30 a.m. today is 13.52 feet, and is expected to drop below 12 feet by Monday morning, July 7th
Levee Road between Jackson Street and Withers Harbor Drive will be OPENED today. Most of Bay Point Park and the boat ramp will also be OPENED. Portions of the walking trail are still under water and people are encouraged to use caution when in these areas.
Roads still CLOSED as of today include: Levee Road between Jackson Street and Broad Street, Ikata Drive, East Fifth Street beneath the railroad track bridge, Sturgeon Lake Road at Fraizier Street, and th… Read full article »
The City of Red Wing is providing the following schedule of building closures and services for the Independence Day Holiday Week.
City Hall, Public Works, the Red Wing Public Library and the Solid Waste Campus will all be CLOSED on Friday, July 4th.
Refuse & Recycling Collection Schedule:
Monday, June 30th – Normal Collection
Tuesday, July 1st – Normal Collection
Wednesday, July 2nd – Normal Collection
Thursday, July 3rd – Normal Collection
Friday, July 4th – NO COLLECTION