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Holiday Refuse/Recycling Schedule

Friday, December 21 2012 12:00 AM  •   Categorized In General Administration
The Solid Waste Campus wishes to remind everyone of the Refuse & Recycling collection schedule during the Christmas and New Years Holiday Weeks.   Week of December 24th thru 28th: Monday, December 24th             Regular pick up Tuesday, December 25th            NO COLLECTION Wednesday, December 26th        Tuesday's Route picked up Thursday, December 27th           Wednesday's Route picked up Friday, Dece…

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City Offices Closed for Christmas & New Years Holidays

Friday, December 21 2012 12:00 AM  •   Categorized In General Administration
The City of Red Wing announces the closing of city offices for the Christmas & New Years Holidays.    City Hall and the PUBLIC LIBRARY; Monday, December 24th         CLOSED Tuesday, December 25th        CLOSED   Monday, December 31st          Open regular hours Tuesday, January 1st              CLOSED   Public Works: Monday, December 24th         Ope…

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Certificate of Achivement Awarded to the City of Red Wing

Friday, December 21 2012 12:00 AM  •   Categorized In Budget Updates
The Certificate of Achievement for Excellence in Financial Reporting has been awarded to the City of Red Wing by the Government Finance Officers Association of the United States and Canada (GFOA) for its 2011 comprehensive annual financial report (CAFR). The Certificate of Achievement is the highest form of recognition in the area of governmental accounting and financial reporting, and its attainment represents a significant accomplishment by a government and its management.   The CAFR has been judged by an impartial panel to meet the high standards of the program including demonstrating a constructi…

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Red Wing Police Department Investigating School District Threat

Wednesday, December 19 2012 12:00 AM  •   Categorized In Police Department
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE                                                                                 CONTACT: November 16, 2012               &n…

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The City of Red Wing is accepting applications for Board and Commission vacancies and expiring terms

Wednesday, December 12 2012 12:00 AM  •   Categorized In General Administration
Mayor Egan is seeking citizens to serve on a number of Boards and  Commissions to fill vacancies and expiring terms. Mayor Egan also encourages citizens to apply for membership to be considered for positions as they open.  Those interested should complete a Board/Commission application (click here) and return it to Teri Swanson at City Hall or contact Mayor Egan at 651.385.3610 or by Email at dennis.egan@ci.red-wing.mn.us. Click here to view the Board and Commission overview. Board/Commission Term Advisory Planning Commission     3-year term …

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Red Wing Exchange to Japan - Summer 2013

Tuesday, December 4 2012 12:00 AM  •   Categorized In General Administration
The Red Wing Sister Cities Commission has announced a Summer Exchange to Japan for 8th to 11th grade Red Wing students. The deadline for applications is December 15, 2012.  Please follow the link for information on this exciting opportunity!   Learn more about this Exchange opportunity and the Sister Cities Commission.

Please take this short 3 minute survey on performance measures

Tuesday, December 4 2012 12:00 AM  •   Categorized In General Administration
The Performance Measures Program In 2010, the Minnesota Legislature created the Council on Local Results and Innovation. In February 2011, the Council released a standard set of ten performance measures for cities that will aid residents, taxpayers, and state and local elected officials in determining the efficacy of cities in providing services and measure residents' opinions of those services. The City is voluntarily participating in the performance measures program as it values residents’ opinions and participation in furtherance of the City’s goals of enhancing communication with residents a…

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Winter Weather Awareness

Tuesday, December 4 2012 12:00 AM  •   Categorized In General Administration
Winter Weather Awareness Week was November 5-9, 2012.  However there is a lot of good information that pertains to winter weather awareness throughout the winter season.  Following are links to the Homeland Security and Emergency Management Website relating to this subject.  Winter Storm Safety Checklist Winter Weather Safety and Awareness Indoor Winter Safety Outdoor Winer Safety Winter Fire Safety Winter Storms   Roger Hand | Emergency Management DirectorAdministration DepartmentCity of Red Wing | www.red-wing.org430 West 6th Street | Red Wing, MN  55066Tel: 651-267-261…

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Watch a city meeting online

Tuesday, December 4 2012 12:00 AM  •   Categorized In General Administration
For the past year, the City of Red Wing has been streaming Channel 6 live on our website. We also have a video-on-demand site with all of the 2012 board meetings archived for viewing at your convenience. http://www.red-wing.org/vod.html You can also purchase a DVD of any meeting for $10 at City Hall.  If you have any questions about this service please contact Laura Blair, Information Services Director at laura.blair@ci.red-wing.mn.us or telephone at 651.385.3699.  
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