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Notice of Availability of an Environmental Assessment Worksheet (EAW)

Friday, December 2 2016 4:19 PM  •   Categorized In General Administration
Minnesota Pollution Control Agency (MPCA) announced today that the Environmental Assessment Worksheet (EAW) for Lab USA’s Ash Processing Project in Red Wing, Minnesota is now available for review and there will be a special public information meeting on December 7, 2016 in Red Wing. The EAW for Lab USA’s Ash Processing Project is complete and now available for review. The MPCA uses the EAW and any comments received to evaluate the potential for significant environmental effects from the project and to decide on the need for an Environmental Impact Statement (EIS) which is a more detailed study of…

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Chapter 11 Recodification (Zoning)

Wednesday, October 5 2016 3:02 PM  •   Categorized In General Administration
The City of Red Wing Advisory Planning Commission will be conducting a Public Hearing in the City Council Chambers at City Hall on Tuesday, October 18, 2016, at 7:00 p.m., to hear and make a recommendation on a Zoning Text Amendment to Recodify Chapter 11 of the Red Wing City Code (Zoning Code). To view the changes click on the links below. Divisions: 05 – General Provisions 10 – Definitions 15 – Zoning Districts and Provisions 20 – Agricultural District Regulations 25 – Residential District Regulations 30 – Business District Regulations 35 – Industrial D…

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2016 Candidate Forums

Tuesday, September 6 2016 10:14 AM  •   Categorized In General Administration

Labor Day Holiday Schedule Announced

Wednesday, August 31 2016 11:48 AM  •   Categorized In General Administration
The City of Red Wing is providing the following schedule of building closures and services for the Labor Day Holiday Week. City Hall, Public Works, the Red Wing Public Library and the Solid Waste Campus will all be CLOSED on Monday, September 5th . Refuse & Recycling Collection Schedule: Monday, September 5th – NO COLLECTION Tuesday, September 6th – Monday’s Route picked up Wednesday, September 7th – Tuesday’s Route picked up Thursday, September 8th – Wednesday’s Route picked up Friday, September 9th – Thursday’s Route picked up  

Red Wing HRA Awarded $3.7 Million in Funding for Capital Improvements to Jordan Tower II Apartment C

Tuesday, August 30 2016 8:24 AM  •   Categorized In General Administration
The Red Wing Housing & Redevelopment Authority (HRA) was awarded $3.7 million dollars in funding through the Minnesota Housing Finance Agency (MHFA) for Jordan Tower II, an eight story apartment complex constructed in 1979, during the August 25 MHFA Board meeting in St. Paul. Work on this loan application began with a Physical Needs Assessment (PNA) completed in 2015 indicating nearly $6 million in capital improvements will be needed in the next 20 years.   MHFA funded the needs of those critical and non-critical capital improvements needed in the next six years. The rehabilitation work will al…

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Mayor Bender's State of the City Address, August 17, 2016

Tuesday, August 23 2016 9:00 AM  •   Categorized In General Administration
Mayor Bender gives his first State of the City Address and you can watch and listen here if you missed his presentation.   https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FHsfE80JnO4

River City Days Premier Summer Festival 2016

Monday, August 1 2016 3:35 PM  •   Categorized In General Administration
River City Days is Red Wing's premier summer festival, filled with FREE entertainment, delicious food and fun for all ages! River City Days is brought to you bythe City of Red Wing andthe Red Wing Area Chamber of Commerce, many generous sponsors, and wonderful volunteers. General interview https://youtu.be/aFZHWSwmuss August 5th Events https://youtu.be/5X9-wKrHTOI August 6th Events  https://youtu.be/txnlCa5-q0I August 7th Events  https://youtu.be/HMtG3zXtxgE River City Days website http://www.rivercitydays.org/  

Green Wing Energy Challenge

Monday, August 1 2016 2:01 PM  •   Categorized In General Administration
Knock a few projects off your “to do” list and get back to your summer with a Home Energy Squad visit.  This summer, the City of Red Wing and the Green Wing Energy Challenge invites you to join our efforts to make homes and businesses in Red Wing more energy efficient.  Save 50% on a visit scheduled in July or August.  In one visit, the Home Energy Squad helps you achieve instant energy savings by installing high-efficiency products like: CFLs Weather stripping on your exterior doors A programmable thermostat An insulating blanket for your water heater Water-saving showerhea…

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Levee Road and Red Wing Riverfront Trail Dedication

Monday, August 1 2016 10:29 AM  •   Categorized In General Administration
A quorum of Red Wing City Council Members may be present at the Levee Road and Red Wing Riverfront Trail Dedication Ceremony on August 5 at 11:30 a.m. at Levee Park.  As part of the ceremony, Mayor Dan Bender, Brian Peterson and Jay Owens will highlight the construction project. Red Wing Chamber staff and ambassadors will do a ribbon cutting and then everyone will be encouraged to join in a community walk on the new trail.

High water levels impacting docking location of the Mississippi Queen

Thursday, July 21 2016 8:12 AM  •   Categorized In General Administration
Message from Lynn Nardinger, Deputy Director Public ServicesPublic Works Department - The Queen of the Mississippi paddle boat will be docking at the bulkheads by Bay Point Park instead of Levee Park do to the high water levels. Docking is expected to be around noon on Friday and leaving around 5:30pm and returning Saturday at 10:00 pm and leaving Sunday at noon
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