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Downtown Parking Ramp Maintenance Study Completed

Friday, October 29 2010 12:00 AM  •   Categorized In Public Works
City Parking RampsWalker Restoration Consultants have completed an updated comprehensive 10 year maintenance study for the three City owned parking ramps in downtown Red Wing.  This study lays out the planned maintenance for concrete repairs, waterproofing repairs, mechanical/electrical upgrades, and miscellaneous maintenance items through the year 2020.The three parking ramps (4th Street, La Grange, and Studebaker) have a total of 735 parking stalls to serve local businesses, residents and visitors in the downtown area.  The total scheduled maintenance for the ten year period 2011 - 2020 is estimat…

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City Co-Sponsors Free Energy Efficiency Workshop

Tuesday, October 19 2010 12:00 AM  •   Categorized In General Administration
The City of Red Wing Sustainability Commission, Southeast Technical College and Xcel Energy are jointly sponsoring a FREE ENERGY EFFICIENCY WORKSHOP.This free workshop will provide no-cost, low-cost solutions to save residential property owners money on their energy bill.Join us on Tuesday, October 26th at the SE Technical College, Red Wing Campus, 308 Pioneer Road, Red Wing, MN from 7:00 to 8:30 p.m.  Click on the attached Flyer for more details

Intersection of Pine Ridge Blvd and Hallquist Ave Closed October 21-22

Tuesday, October 19 2010 12:00 AM  •   Categorized In Press Releases
For Immediate Release(October 19, 2010, Red Wing, Minn.) - City of Red Wing Public Works crews will be making street repairs on October 21st and 22nd. The intersection of Pine Ridge Boulevard and Hallquist Avenue will be closed starting at 7:00 am on Thursday and will remain closed until 3:00 pm on Friday, weather permitting. Drivers are encouraged to avoid this area. Crews appreciate the cooperation and patience of neighbors, drivers and pedestrians during this time of inconvenience. Motorists are encouraged to stay alert and drive carefully through all work zones and use alternate routes whenever possible.C…

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Channel 6 to go off the air for an upgrade

Monday, October 18 2010 12:00 AM  •   Categorized In Press Releases
A planned upgrade to equipment in the Channel 6 control room will interrupt service on Tuesday, October 19, 2010.  Channel 6 will go off the air at 8:00 a.m. as city staff replaces hardware and software associated with the video system controller that manages the bulletin board and the program schedule. We plan to be back on the air by 4:00 p.m. If you have questions, please contact Laura Blair, Information Technology Director at 651.385.3699 or laura.blair@ci.red-wing.mn.usWe thank you for your patience as this important upgrade is completed. The City of Red Wing is dedicated to the ongoing health and w…

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Smoke Testing Update - 10/18/10

Monday, October 18 2010 12:00 AM  •   Categorized In Public Works
As of 12:30 p.m. on 10/18/10, City Crews have completed Smoke Testing in the Levee Road Area.Testing has begun at Seventh & Bush Streets and areas to the west.  Work is expected to continue in this area throughout the rest of the day. Further updates will continue to be posted on this website.

City to Begin Smoke Testing October 18, 2010

Wednesday, October 13 2010 12:00 AM  •   Categorized In Public Works
The City of Red Wing will begin smoke testing of the sanitary sewer system in the downtown area on Monday, October 18th.  Testing should be completed by Friday, October 22nd, weather dependent.   A more detailed time frame for testing each sewer segment will be posted on the website as information becomes available.The information contained in the attached notice is important and residents in the downtown area are encouraged to read it carefully. Notice of Smoke TestingSmoke testing is a commonly used method to evaluate sewers, identify failed sanitary sewers and locate connections between…

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Hunting Zones Information Available on GIS Web Mapping Site

Tuesday, October 12 2010 12:00 AM  •   Categorized In General Administration
Visit the City of Red Wing Online GIS Mapping Site to view hunting zone areas around the city: Click on ‘GIS Mapping' on the left sidebarClick on ‘I Agree to the Terms of Use'Click on ‘Map Layers and Legend' on the left sidebarClick on the ‘Red Wing Map Folder', then check the box for ‘Red Wing Hunting Zones'Additional questions can be directed to Lori Huppert in Public Works at 651.385.3575 or email at Lori.Huppert@ci.red-wing.mn.us.
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